Art walks, trendy bars, local brews, romantic restaurants, unique events: you name it, Chandler has it!

Whether you are single and ready to mingle, committed and looking for a romantic evening out or seeking an idea for a fun night out - Chandler nightlife has something to offer everyone! We've uncovered some of the best nightlife hotspots that are uniquely Chandler.

Consider some of these popular Chandler, AZ nightlife suggestions.  Review the list by what kind of experience you are looking for, or skip to the bottom to browse them all.

Romantic Dining

  • Charm Thai
  • DC Steak House
  • Earnest
  • El Zocolo Mexican Grill 
  • Nosh Arizona

 Girls/Guys Night Out

  • Coach & Willies
  • The Perch Pub & Brewery
  • SanTan Brewing Co.


  • Downtown Chandler Art Walk 
  • Mic Drop MANIA
  • Uptown Art

Chandler Restaurant Ideas:

Charm Thai 

This Downtown Chandler hotspot features a romantic and upscale atmosphere while serving authentic Thai dishes, perfect for those celebrating an anniversary or special birthday. Special bonus, this Chandler, AZ restaurant has many gluten free dining options.

Food Style: Thai, Vegetarian , Gluten-Free

Price range: $$

DC Steak House 
Looking for a romantic evening with the one you love? Situated in Downtown Chandler, DC Steak House is an ideal place to enjoy excellent food in a quiet and romantic setting with the hallmarks of a traditional Mid-West steakhouse. You'll discover tender steaks, great seafood and wonderful service.

Food Style: Steak House, Seafood

Price range: $$$

Earnest features a unique and delicious menu that elevates classic, American comfort food while celebrating the East Valley's early agricultural roots. With an amazing yet casual atmosphere, Earnest is a great choice for a couple that enjoys trying something new, something local.

Food Style: American (New)

Price range: $$$

El Zocalo Mexican Grill 
El Zocalo Mexican Grill is an ideal dinner location for that special date with its intimate patio, live music, and delicious food - you may even feel like you stepped into central Mexico for the evening!

Food Style: Mexican

Price range: $$

Nosh Arizona 
Nosh Arizona is not your typical wine bar with its cozy, laid-back atmosphere perfect for an evening out with your loved one where you will enjoy fantastic service while savoring great, seasonal dishes. In addition to a great wine list, Nosh Arizona also features a robust beer list and engaging cocktails.

Food Style: Gastropub

Price range: $$

Coach & Willies 
If you're planning to get together with friends and looking for a great evening hangout in Chandler, add Coach & Willies to your list of places to go. This upscale sports bar features a tasty menu full of fresh and creative options that will satisfy most palates. Locals enjoy their hand crafted burgers, signature lobster bisque or one of their mac and cheese plates served by their friendly staff.

Food Style: Sports Bar, American 

Price range: $$

The Perch Pub & Brewery
The Perch Pub & Brewery features one of Chandler's best outdoor patios along with a rooftop lounge, fully loaded indoor bar, live music and vibrant atmosphere. The Perch Pub & Brewery gets its name from the array of rescued, tropical birds who now call The Perch home.

Food Style: Gastropub, Breweries, Pubs

Price range: $$

SanTan Brewing Co. 
SanTan Brewing Co. is a favorite Chandler, AZ nightlife spot where the locals gather for an evening out with friends. With a fun downtown atmosphere, great in-house brews and delicious food, this is a must-go for beer aficionados with its large selection of house brews including seasonal brews If you stop by in the summer, be sure to check out a favorite seasonal, SanTan brew, Mr. Pineapple!

Food Style: Breweries, American (Traditional)

Price range: $$

Chandler Activities: 

Downtown Chandler Art Walk 
One of a few nightlife activities that aren't directly food related but a great, free activity for couples and friends out on the town; the Chandler Art Walk,  held in Downtown Chandler the 3rd Friday of every month. In June, the Chandler Art Walk will be held indoors at the Crowne Plaza San Marcos Golf Resort, providing a cool and comfortable atmosphere for perusing local art.

Mic Drop MANIA
Mic Drop MANIA is a newer nightlife addition to Chandler and a great addition to round out your meal in Downtown Chandler. With two evening shows on both Fridays and Saturdays, enjoy improvisational style comedy at its finest.

Price range: $

Uptown Art 
Uptown Art is an art studio offering painting classes for beginners and pro's alike. It is a great place for that first date where you can casually break the ice or as an engaging activity for those looking for something to do that breaks away from the norm. Guests are encouraged to bring their own drinks and snacks. All painting supplies are included in the price.

Price range: $$