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Chompies

1160 E University Dr, Tempe, AZ 85281-8481
+1 480-557-0700
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“sliders” (35 reviews)
“pastrami” (24 reviews)
Open Now
06:00 - 21:00All hours
CUISINES
American, Soups, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly, Kosher, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
1160 E University Dr, Tempe, AZ 85281-8481
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This place was great! I really have to pay kudos to the mgr Brian and waitress I cannot remember her name ,but was great! We had a reservation for twenty people showed up with thirty four oy -vey They handled it very professionally.and this was...More

Thank bert p
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I found out about this place yrs ago form my Mom, she lived in Az yrs ago and fell in love w the amazing pastries (chocolate babka), pastrami and bialys...I recently moved to Az from Ca and have been trying to nail down some go...More

Thank Shauna M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Sandwiches are HUGE! If your not all that hungry or just have a smaller appetite, order a half sandwich. Restaurant makes you think your in a NYC Deli right in the desert! Take a dessert home with you--great selection!

Thank Elizabeth M
Reviewed 28 June 2017

If you're hankering for deli food this is the place! Gorgeous pastrami sandwich, you'll need to save up calories and it's worth it.

Thank GilbertCustomer
Reviewed 26 June 2017

I found Chompies because it was shown on a Cooking Channel TV program. It is amazing, reminding me of great memories at Jewish delis when I grew up. Food was excellent, pastrami was lean, serving size was scary big, and the price was very fair....More

Thank Kevin K
Reviewed 25 June 2017

I picked up some bagels, gluten free bagels, cream cheese and some baked goods (regular and gluten free) for my family before driving to Sedona. The southwestern cream cheese was superb. The bagels were quite good. Especially, the banana chocolate chip and blueberry which we...More

Thank ElmurFud
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

Our office has used Chompies to cater breakfast and lunch events. From made to order ommlets to bbq. I never been disappointed.

Thank Jackie H
Reviewed 13 June 2017

I've seen this place on cooking shows in the past and it always looked like good food on TV, but let me tell you when your food arrives you're in for a treat! I ordered the famous sliders and they exceeded expectation by far! A...More

Thank mattlinden84
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

This is a proper New York deli. The amazing hot pastrami is piled high on your bread of choice. I like the marbled rye. The "Jewish Sliders" will feed two people with normal appetites. They also serve matzo ball soup and my favorite dinner, liver...More

Thank Luckylibrarian13
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

Chompies has the best omelette! I couldn't finish all my plate. Hash browns and a blueberry bagel came with the omelette and they were delicious. Wonderful waitress named Tonya was friendly and prompt in anticipating our needs.

Thank sundownkitten
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Response from George G | Reviewed this property |
The same and awesome! Check the chalk board!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 21:00
Monday
06:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 21:00
Thursday
06:00 - 21:00
Friday
06:00 - 21:00
Saturday
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1160 E University Dr, Tempe, AZ 85281-8481
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Tempe
  • Phone Number: +1 480-557-0700
Description
Chompie's, Arizona's NY Deli Since 1979, is best known for its award-winning N.Y. style boiled-then-baked bagels, famous "Mile High" corned beef and pastrami sandwiches, Jewish Sliders (featured on Travel Channel's Man v. Food Season 3), matzo ball soup, fresh baked breads, N.Y. style black and white cookies, N.Y. style cheesecake, catering, and its huge breakfast all day, lunch and dinner menu, featuring sandwiches, salads, burgers, chicken sandwiches, smoked fish and lox, sliders, traditional Jewish cuisine favorites, Friday fish fry, potato pancakes (latkes), soups, eggs, omelets, pancakes, waffles, French toast, eggs benedicts, healthy Fitness Boot Camp selections, gluten free friendly choices, and kids menu options. Chompie's deli counter features meats and cheeses, smoked fish, cream cheeses, deli salads, knish, and more. The bakery counter offers Chompie's fresh baked-from-scratch breads, bagels, bialys, cakes, cookies, danishes, gluten free friendly bakery goods, rugelach, cupcakes, cheesecake, and more. Take out is also available.
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