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Mill Avenue District

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College town experience

It’s a lively street, pretty typical large college district with mixture of restaurants, eclectic... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Fort Lee, New Jersey
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Fun little area!

We took the kids here for shopping, dinner, and sightseeing. It was super fun during the day with... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Amy S
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“college town”(45 reviews)
“night life”(11 reviews)
This is a shopping, dining, nightlife area. It's similar to 5th Ave and Old Town in Scottsdale, which are listed on tripadvisor.
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310 S Mill Ave, Tempe, AZ 85281-2867
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It’s a lively street, pretty typical large college district with mixture of restaurants, eclectic shops and smoke shops, bookstores. Arizona gives it a little western flavor, but overall fun street similar to other big college campuses. Can spend a little time and the in nice...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank ldjs
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took the kids here for shopping, dinner, and sightseeing. It was super fun during the day with lots of places to pop into. It’s less family-friendly after dark when the bar crowd descends and the panhandlers come out. It’s a great way to leisurely...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Amy S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Near Arizona St. lots of restaurants, a few shops in a college oriented area. Typical college area with lots of fast food, bars, and Mexican restaurants to choose from. A few cool shops to visit

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank michaelbkolsky
Reviewed December 2, 2018 via mobile

This street has everything you need! Many restaurants and stores. It is beautiful and nice to walk around.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank mariagabrielabaumgak
Reviewed December 2, 2018

Downtown Tempe has lots of restaurants and shops. Wonderful shoe store, the Shoe Mill. Downtown Tempe is in close proximity of a park and you can stroll along Tempe Town Lake. Arizona State University campus is nearby. Grady Gammage Auditorium where you might take in...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank DeeR34
Reviewed December 2, 2018 via mobile

Tons of restaurants. Lots of bars. Good shopping. The annual craft fair is super cool. Great opportunity to get cool holiday loot.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed October 29, 2018

Mill Avenue District is a very busy place, a central, vibrant part of Tempe - lots of indie shops and boutiques selling everything you need or everything you don't need, cafes, restaurants, taverns, some historic buildings, and people walking everywhere. Broadway, of sorts - AZ...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank irina g
Reviewed October 17, 2018

Enjoyed the experience. Weather perfect, cool for Phoenix. Sunny. Watch the traffic. Everyone thinks they should be first.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank GrandTour34706
Reviewed October 5, 2018

There is a wealth of things to do on Mill. Bars, fun clothing shops, Five Guys, the first Harkins Theater. The Light Rail has a stop at the end of Mill, so you can bypass the parking price and the trick of locating one.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Gillian D
Reviewed October 5, 2018

There are lots of burger, pizza, beer, and coffee places in this area, as well as shopping. I like Rehab burger (they can and do cook it medium rare--not all places can), while my husband likes Pedal Haus, and our daughter likes the boutiques.

Date of experience: October 2018
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David G
May 6, 2018|
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Response from PCYC869 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry just saw this !!! I didn’t see a dress code !! Shoes I am sure but everybody was dressed !
December 2, 2017|
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Lots of them! Have fun!
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Response from Marlys D | Reviewed this property |
Yes!! The first time we went there my son was 18 and we were just checking out the University, We went to Fuzzy's a very casual Mexican resturant . It has a good view of the A winch is fun to hike early morning or at sunset... More
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Road Trip Stage 2 - From Vegas-Grand Canyon-Flagstaff-Sedona (2 Replies)
Currently planning our first Family Overseas Road Trip and this will be our second Stage for the Trip. Even though we have a daily itinerary, we still want to make sure its the best we can get. None of our activities are booked so if there are better options out there we look forward to ideas from you all. Accommodation is Set. Most if not all on the trip is non refundable. Details as follows Travel Dates - 7th October to 21st October 2017 2 Adults and 2 Children ( 5 and 2 ) ...More
April 18, 2017|
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What Bob said. You won't really have time for hikes and kayaking. Near the Visitor Center at Grand Canyon National Park is Mather Point. See the canyon from there and then follow AZ64 through the park to Desert View. Stop there for another great viewpoint andva short walk. Then proceed to Cameron and Flagstaff. Ideally you should make a few stops at Sedona. You'll see turnouts and viewpoints. You can buy the Red Rock Pass at kiosks at any parking area that requires it. Expect to have...More