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Tempe Marketplace

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Address: 2000 E Rio Salado Pkwy, Tempe, AZ 85281-4877
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With 1.3 million square feet of retail space, featuring dramatic light and...

With 1.3 million square feet of retail space, featuring dramatic light and laser elements, outdoor fireplaces and unique water features, Tempe Marketplace delivers an interactive shopping, dining and entertainment experience in a vibrant, high-energy outdoor setting. Conveniently located in Tempe, Arizona on Loop 101 & 202, the retail destination is just minutes from the surrounding communities of Phoenix, Scottsdale, Mesa, Chandler and Gilbert.

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Enjoy going to Tempe Marketplace for shopping and dining. The movie theatre is and grounds are always clean which is a huge plus. Not the best place to go when it's the dead of... read more

Reviewed June 28, 2016
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Reviewed June 28, 2016 via mobile

Enjoy going to Tempe Marketplace for shopping and dining. The movie theatre is and grounds are always clean which is a huge plus. Not the best place to go when it's the dead of summer because it's all outdoors shopping.

Thank css140058
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238 reviews
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Reviewed June 23, 2016

We really like coming here, Tempe Marketplace is the place to be for shopping, dining, bar hopping, people watching, movies. Go it alone, bring a friend, take your spouse & try a different bar or restaurant every time you go. Really a very nice place to just hang out & enjoy some time with family. According to the younger crowds,... More 

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Reviewed June 18, 2016

Tempe Marketplace has great options for families to eat or shop. Really close to ASU Golf course and easy to get in and out. Lots of parking though veey little shade in the hot sun. Music even in the parking lot and outside shopping/gathering places made it a fun spot to hang out while we were in Tempe.

1 Thank Kelly J
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Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

I decided to try their tuesday tacos night. There were horrible. Don't order them. I was served actual large pieces of fat. the tacos were so small that two bites would take care of them. I must add, however, that the manager of the place was very gracious and did not charge us for it and recognize the poor quality... More 

1 Thank ernest m
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51 reviews
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Reviewed February 18, 2016 via mobile

Great area, near lots of really nice places to eat and they have lots of "hip" stores like JCPenney and old navy and Target! Nice atmosphere as well, handicapped parking, and they have it lit up nicely at night and they play cute music outside!

1 Thank Becca B
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76 reviews
9 attraction reviews
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Reviewed January 17, 2016

This was my first time here and I really enjoyed it. There are some nice sitting areas and they turned the fireplace on as the evening got cold. There is a little something for everyone. Shopping , eating and movies. Reaaly enjoyed hanging out here with friends.

1 Thank Suzanne S
New York City, New York
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5,149 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 706 helpful votes
Reviewed January 13, 2016

A really well kept shopping and entertainment area, with lots of great stores, bars, restaurants, and other attractions. I don't think you'll be disappointed. There's something for just about everyone.

Thank Bernardo F
Mesa, Arizona
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109 reviews
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Reviewed January 8, 2016

Tempe Marketplace is the place to be for shopping, dining, drinking, browsing and movie going. Meet a friend, bring a date. Try a new bar or restaurant before you go in to see a movie or afterwards. Nice place to just hang out and enjoy your time with family or friends. Or just to on your own. Shopping and get... More 

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Farmington, New Mexico
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Reviewed January 4, 2016

WE fuirst went to the Marketplace to eat and returned another day to shop. Lots of great stores and an exciting atmosphere. Plenty of great eating places. Warning, you may really search for parking!

Thank Dougnnm
San Diego, California
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412 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
Reviewed January 1, 2016

Very nice place to spend time. Beautifully decorated for the holidays. Close to attractions. Food court was good. We ate at the Greek Pita which was a ton of food at very reasonable prices. Very tasty too. Nice Nordstrom The Rack with helpful and friendly employees. On thing is the Marketplace is very spread out so if you don't want... More 

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