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Switch Restaurant and Wine Bar

2603 N Central Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85004-1118
+1 602-264-2295
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (25 reviews)
“burger” (31 reviews)
“salad” (35 reviews)
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International, American, Bar, Wine Bar, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
2603 N Central Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85004-1118
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Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

I had the shrimp and grits and my husband had the meatloaf both of us were duly impressed. There were several other enticing menu entrees we would like to try. My husband told the waitress he drinks a lot of soda, so she brought him...More

Thank Donna M
Jason P, Owner at Switch Restaurant and Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thanks ya'll! Can't wait to see you back for brunch. Our Chilaquiles are a must try brunch item. And of course the cocktail carafes-can't beat those. Thank you again for coming by and giving us a shout out on TripAdvisor!

Reviewed August 17, 2018 via mobile

Food was delicious! The buttermilk fried chicken and mashed potatoes were so tender and flavorful. Would recommend to anyone in the area looking for quality food and drinks!

Thank Jenna R
Chef Jason P, Owner at Switch Restaurant and Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Great choice on the fried chicken Jenna! I never miss an opportunity to tried fried chicken when I'm out. Thanks for taking the time to review us-spread the word about our chicken. Hope to see you back at Switch soon!

Reviewed July 6, 2018

We sat outside with friends on a warm starry evening. Service was sharp, drinks strong, food fresh, and atmosphere very friendly. Loved the owner stopping by to check on us.

Thank PapalBull
Reviewed June 27, 2018

Went to dinner at Switch with the family when we were out visiting. Burger was excellent, cooked to temperature. Twisty fries were crispy and well prepared. The King dessert was as decadent as is sounded and delicious. Everyone at the table said they enjoyed their...More

Thank PlazMan87
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

I dined with 7 work mates and there were many great dishes. Salads are imaginative and come in half or full size. Dragon pra and burgers are enormous. Specials are ever changing and special indeed. Happy hour specials allow food and drink specials. They have...More

Thank kathleenmf
Reviewed June 18, 2018

It has been a year and a half (perhaps more) since our last visit. We found ourselves in the area and hungry, remembered the food as being very good, and decided to stop in. The menu gave so many choices that i wanted to try--i...More

Thank tuc7k
Reviewed June 13, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I both had Salad and wine. Both salads the Sangria and Chop Salad were excellent! Missing was a baguette to accompany the salad. The wine was excellent. We had the cream brûlée not the best it was a little runny, I’m sure...More

Thank jbryan9953
Reviewed May 28, 2018

Switch does an amazing job keeping up with everything on their extensive menu. I have never had a less than outstanding meal there. I love their Shrimp and Grits, and now it is hard to order anything else. I have two of my friends hooked...More

Thank Linda S
Reviewed May 14, 2018 via mobile

Fun and family friendly downtown near train stop on central. Sunday brunch was super, can get crowded .. some patio tables too!

Thank GringoAlto2000
Reviewed May 9, 2018 via mobile

We went to Swtch before a museum visit. The restaurant is spacious with lots of booths and has a courtyard. The house chardonnay was very good and their signature drinks are $2 off for happy hour. We shared an appetizer (Korean bbq lettuce wraps) which...More

Thank Lori D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $20
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Families with children, Business meetings, Bar scene, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Large groups
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2603 N Central Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85004-1118
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Phoenix>  > Encanto
  • Neighborhood: Encanto
  • Phone Number: +1 602-264-2295
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An upscale neighborhood joint that tells the story of American comfort food. We are a casual yet sophisticated place where you can enjoy unique signature cocktails and honest food cooked with integrity and soul.
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