Fall 2019: Best ASU & U of A Bars to Hit

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The new semester just started, and memories of the summer break are still fresh on everyone’s minds. You may not feel like leaving it all behind just yet, and you’re longing for that perfect transition to help you ease into another semester. What better way to do that than to catch up with friends you’ve missed over the summer? Here’s a list of bars close to ASU and U of A you and your friends can visit.

*Metro Phoenix – Mesa, Tempe, Glendale, Gilbert, Phoenix, Paradise Valley, Scottsdale, Peoria, Avondale, Chandler, Fountain Hills, Arcadia, Uptown, Downtown, Ahwatukee *Tucson Area – Oro Valley, Marana, Sahuarita, South Tucson, Casas Adobes, Catalina Foothills, Flowing Wells, Midvale Park, Tanque Verde, Tortolita, and Vail.

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Bars Near ASU

Postino Annex

Classrooms may feel too confining for a lot of people. Postino Annex is the perfect avenue for you to go out and immerse yourself in the streets of Tempe. Postino Annex’s al fresco dining setup will leave you longing for an everyday-brunch! They feature their bruschetta, paninis, and great selections of wine. Visit them at 615 S College Ave, Tempe, AZ 85281, USA. You can also check out the menu on their website.

Social Hall

This place is known to be the perfect setting for people to share food, drinks, stories, and experiences. As a favorite hangout spot, students enjoy indoor & outdoor games, a game room for classic board games, darts, shuffleboard. It also has its new installation, the ‘rafter room’ which boasts a high ceiling and gives you an 80’s cowboy movie-feel. Head over to 715 S McClintock Dr or visit their site for more information. 

Bars Near U of A

Arizona Beer House

From the east side of the town, near University Boulevard, is a local beer house perfect for big boys’ parties or varsity league events. Students love the rotating lineup of 35 draft beers on tap and beers ready to bring home. Visit 150 S Kolb Rd, Tucson, AZ 85710 or check out their website for events and more.

The Libertine

If you are looking for a low key and chill place for genteel conversation, The Libertine is just the place to be in. A small joint for drinks and food, The Libertine is a bar where you can read your favorite book while sipping your favorite wine or having a great time with friends over conversations. Drop by 402 East 9th Street Tucson, AZ 85705 or visit their website for more information. 


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Whichever college you come from, it is undeniably an important component of your college experience to have fun once in a while. Gather your friends that you have missed during the break and talk about how summer treated you. Do not forget to have fun but be responsible and get a cab service before planning to go for a night out with friends.


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