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Yucca Tap Room

$$ - $$$American, ,
29 W Southern Ave, Tempe, AZ 85282-4962
+1 480-967-4777
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good41%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible8%
24 May 2017
“2 bars in one!”
23 Apr 2017
“Fun little "dive" bar with good music”
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
29 W Southern Ave, Tempe, AZ 85282-4962
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Reviewed 24 May 2017

While this place does look a little seedy on the outside, don't let that fool you. It is separated into 2 venues, both with full bars and a door in between. One room might have a live band and the other a DJ (if it's...More

Thank Livi422
Reviewed 23 April 2017

It's not much to look at inside but the drinks are cheap and the bartenders are good. Known for hosting local bands doing originals with a large following. Good place if you're into music.

Thank bagelsnob
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

Wow , great cool chill place ! It's a small place with just enough area for a decent stage , merch and a SRO area. No drama , no BS and only one patron that had a bit too much to drink(you know, the guy...More

Thank cbecklmt
Reviewed 24 August 2015 via mobile

I'm not usually a bar goer, I don't drink much and I don't like to eat in the dark...but the Yucca Tap Room is one of the best local bars that I've been to! I'm from Vegas, and they invited our band, Eliza Battle, to...More

Thank Tina D
Reviewed 17 June 2015

This is very conveniently located on a major crossroad in the city of Tempe, easily accessible by public transport and bicycles from ASU. Music bands sometimes perform at this place for a cover charge, and there are a few TVs that show live coverages of...More

Reviewed 27 December 2014

This is just a dive bar. Bunch of lowlife folks getting drunk. I dont think they would serve food and did not stay to try it. Even the people inside didnt recomend it. Why all the messed up reviews on this site???

Thank Tom D
Reviewed 15 October 2014

I love music & so does this place! One side has food & pool tables and is a little more calm & quiet. The other side, brings out the punk inside of all of us! It has great bands of all kinds. Sometimes they show...More

1  Thank Clover R
Reviewed 9 July 2014

What can I say? I love the Yucca Tap Room! The Yucca is divided into two separate areas. This is a review of the left -side area - the Tap and Whiskey Room. I have not spent time in the music (right) room. The Yucca...More

3  Thank rodenbach
Reviewed 16 April 2014

This place is just perfect to me. I am 37 and the crowd is a mix of late twenties all the way to who knows what age. The food is phenominal after you cleanse your belly with a few adult beverages and rock out all...More

2  Thank Brandi D
Reviewed 2 November 2012

Whenever I'm in town, I always stop at the Yucca for a cold beer. And I always see a lot of familiar faces. When my friends ask me where they can meet me to catch up on life, I always tell them to meet at...More

3  Thank ghbeatle
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
American, Bar, Pub
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
4:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
4:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
4:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
4:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
4:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
10:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 29 W Southern Ave, Tempe, AZ 85282-4962
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Tempe
  • Phone Number: +1 480-967-4777
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Yucca Tap Room is Tempe's go-to local live music venue. A Tempe Mill Avenue Landmark, Yucca has showcased live music in an intimate setting for nearly 40 years. If you're in the mood for something different, Yucca now offers a tap and whiskey room along side our live music venue! We have 29 beers on tap and huge variety in bottles and cans! Plus a full food menu, a variety of micro distilled spirits, and local art. Winner of numerous awards over the years Phoenix New Times - Best Rock Club Phoenix New Times - Best Hip Hop Night (Blunt Club) Phoenix New Times - Best Country & Western Night (Valley Fever) Phoenix New Times - Best Hangover Breakfast Voted Arizona's Most Popular Bar by BuzzFeed
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