Full of hidden gems, South Chandler is home for many fantastic dining, shopping and entertainment experiences. Whether you’re trying to plan a trip or a local looking for things to do in Chandler -- spend the day uncovering everything that the south side of Chandler has in store.


Mama Thai

They say nothing is better than a home cooked meal, but nestled deep in South Chandler is a wonder that might just be better -- Mama Thai Kitchen. Get a taste of the authentic flavors of over 70 popular Thai dishes like stir-fry, curry, Thai fried rice, noodles, and so much more. Relax on the patio or enjoy a meal inside this cozy little restaurant.

Map: 4995 S Alma School Rd #1, Chandler AZ 85248 or (480) 895-1499

Bowl of Acai

Acai Republic

Fresh and healthy is an understatement at Acai Republic. Using all organic acai berries and freshly cut fruit, this is the perfect spot to pick up a refreshing acai bowl or smoothie for a healthier alternative. The bowls at Acai are even dietary friendly featuring a dairy-free base with many vegan, gluten free, and nut free add-ins. Stop in and experience the healthy lifestyle at Acai Republic.

Map: 4991 S Alma School Rd #11, Chandler AZ 85248 or (602) 805-7821

Off 87

If you’re looking for good beats, eats and drinks all in the same place, Off 87 is the perfect spot for a night of fun live entertainment and a menu that is sure to compliment the evening. Enjoy delicious signature cocktails and food with an Italian flare at this upscale bar in South Chandler. Off 87 has it all when it comes to entertainment. Challenge your knowledge at trivia nights, stretch it out with yoga class bar style, belt out a tune at karaoke or sit back and enjoy a musical performance for the evening.

Map: 135 West Ocotillo Rd, Chandler AZ 85248 or (480) 725-8633

Cuisine & Wine Bistro - dinner served

Cuisine & Wine Bistro

Upscale dining is at its finest here at Cuisine & Wine Bistro in South Chandler. Find an excellent selection of wines from around the world that can be paired with a classic charcuterie board and a French cuisine style menu inspired by the chef-owner's native roots. This fine-dining experience wouldn’t be complete without a certified sommelier on staff to help pair wines with some of the chef’s tasty offerings like the Berkshire pork shop or the famous escargots.  

Map: 4991 S Alma School Rd #101, Chandler AZ 85248 or (480) 275-6700

St. Amand Kitchen & Cocktails

It’s never too hot (or too cold) to dine on the luxurious patio at St. Amand’s where diners can relax year-round on this cooled and heated patio or dine and sip on delicious cocktails in this contemporary restaurant. Enjoy uniquely flavored cocktails paired with a wide variety of dishes that are sure to satisfy any appetite. Bring a friend or loved one and stop by to enjoy live music and specials every week.

Map: 3990 S Alma School Rd #3, Chandler AZ 85248 or (480) 782-5550

Turmeric Express Indian Grocery and Restaurant

Get a taste of all of South Chandler’s flavors and stop in to Turmeric Express for a delightful range of Indian food offerings. Dine-in and enjoy a hot traditional Indian meal like biryani, curry, or Pulav along with many other Indian classics. Don’t have time to dine? Turmeric Express also features a specialty ethnic grocery store with classic South Asian goods to add to your grocery list.

Map: 995 E Ocotillo Rd, Chandler AZ 85249 (480) 802-6879

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Golf shop exterior

Hornacek’s Golf Chandler

Looking for the perfect, sunny summer outfit for the golf course? Make your way to Hornaeck’s to find the latest in golf apparel, accessories and gear. This locally owned and operated store is a full-service Chandler golf shop offering everything from lessons to the ultimate in golf accessories which makes it a snap for finding great Father’s Day gifts for dad.

Map: 4975 S Alma School Road, Chandler AZ 85248 or (480) 802-5555

Precious Elements Jewelry & Coin  

Whether you are looking for the perfect graduation gift or celebrating a milestone anniversary, discover a hidden gem with a visit to south Chandler’s premier jewelry store, Precious Elements Jewelry & Coin. The one-of-a-kind jewelry store features a great selection of rare coins, consignment pieces, on-trend unique jewelry pieces and both gold and silver bullion.  

Map: 4980 S Alma School Road, Chandler AZ 85248 or (480) 659-6984

My Sisters’ Charities

The lazy days of summer make it a perfect time to visit Chandler thrift stores and you’ll discover a bevy of upscale, luxury furnishings, home decor, rugs, lighting and more to complement your eco-chic design alongside women’s and men’s clothing and accessories at the new My Sisters’ Charities. Thrift the day away with your best pals and celebrate the best of reduce and reuse knowing that 100 percent of the stores net profits are donated to local charities. This is a must stop for thrift shop enthusiasts as almost everything is priced from $1 -$10 and there is no sales tax. Talk about a feel-good shopping adventure!

Map: 4955 S Alma School Road, Chandler AZ 85248 or (480) 758-5286


Majestic Theater

The days of dinner and a movie are in the past at Majestic Chandler Movie Theater. Enjoy a variety of different movie selections all year long while trying a taste of the delicious dine-in menu served right to your seat. This savory menu features bottomless popcorn, pizzas, brunch (served all day), sandwiches, and so much more. Don’t forget to leave room before the end of the film to get your favorite candy or desert.

Map: 4955 S Arizona Ave, Chandler AZ 85248 or (520) 213-8129

Lake at Ocotillo Golf Club

Ocotillo Golf Club

Explore the desert oasis at this premier golf course in South Chandler featuring 27 different ranges of holes, a luxury golf shop and dining at the club’s upscale restaurant, Tillo’s Kitchen & Patio. Take a swing around acres of luscious fairways, waterfalls, and desert landscape while enjoying a round of golf with friends or colleagues.

Map: 3751 S Clubhouse Dr, Chandler AZ 85248 or (480) 917-6660

Mix Cooking School

The days of over-salted and burnt dishes are over with Mix Cooking School coming to the rescue. Learn how to put the fun and flavor back into your kitchen with a hands-on cooking class at this premier studio. Mix is the perfect place to bring out your inner chef and take-home the skills necessary to make healthy and delicious meals at home.

Map: 4995 S Alma School Rd Suite 6, Chandler AZ 85248 or (480) 825-5293

Snedigar Sportsplex

Snedigar Park

This expansive South Chandler park has everything you need to enjoy a day outside in Chandler, AZ. Snedigar Recreation Center and Sportsplex is home to 90-acres of space featuring a mix of sports fields for athletes, a dog park for furry friends to play, a huge skate park for all skater levels, and lots of picnic tables and pavilion space for all kinds of activities.

Map: 4001 S Alma School Rd, Chandler AZ 85248