Best valleys in Phoenix

Check out the top valleys in Phoenix, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Postino Arcadia
1. Postino Arcadia
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32 local reviews
3939 East Campbell Ave, Phoenix
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+1 602-852-3939
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Patti
It's all about the bruschetta here at Postino - an amazing adaptive reuse of a mid-century modern post office…
Alexandra
It's all about the bruschetta here at Postino - an amazing adaptive reuse of a mid-century modern post office…
Ariel
Cute neighborhood wine bar with the best bruschetta ever!
1. Postino Arcadia
1. Postino Arcadia
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32 local reviews
3939 East Campbell Ave, Phoenix
Open now
+1 602-852-3939
Patti
Patti
It's all about the bruschetta here at Postino - an amazing adaptive reuse of a mid-century modern post office. This spot was the first to re…
Alexandra
Alexandra
It's all about the bruschetta here at Postino - an amazing adaptive reuse of a mid-century modern post office. This spot was the first to re…
Ariel
Ariel
Cute neighborhood wine bar with the best bruschetta ever!
2. Barrio Cafe
2. Barrio Cafe
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30 local reviews
2814 North 16th Street, Phoenix
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+1 602-636-0240
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Alex
Top 5 Mexican restaurants in the Valley. 3 minute drive from the house. Must try the guac!
Josh
Known across the valley as one of the best authentic Mexican food restaurants, this place looks very unassumin…
Jeff And Dree
You simply MUST go. SO good. Yelp it!
2. Barrio Cafe
2. Barrio Cafe
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30 local reviews
2814 North 16th Street, Phoenix
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+1 602-636-0240
Alex
Alex
Top 5 Mexican restaurants in the Valley. 3 minute drive from the house. Must try the guac!
Josh
Josh
Known across the valley as one of the best authentic Mexican food restaurants, this place looks very unassuming but each dish packs big flav…
Jeff And Dree
Jeff And Dree
You simply MUST go. SO good. Yelp it!
3. Fashion Square
3. Fashion Square
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156 local reviews
Fashion Square, Scottsdale
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Claire
Top fashion mall in the Valley less than 3 miles away
Zachary
Largest indoor mall in the valley, and it is only 15 minutes away!
Rachel
Great shopping near old town
3. Fashion Square
3. Fashion Square
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156 local reviews
Fashion Square, Scottsdale
Claire
Claire
Top fashion mall in the Valley less than 3 miles away
Zachary
Zachary
Largest indoor mall in the valley, and it is only 15 minutes away!
Rachel
Rachel
Great shopping near old town
4. Pinnacle Peak Park
4. Pinnacle Peak Park
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30 local reviews
26802 North 102nd Way, Scottsdale
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+1 480-312-0990
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Brian
Awesome easy hiking trails to Pinnacle Peak offer some of the best views of the valley and North Scottsdale. B…
Wendy
This is just a super spectacular hiking trail that pays off very fast (you reach the summit in about 35 minute…
Lexa
Gorgeous hiking trail w stunning views!
4. Pinnacle Peak Park
4. Pinnacle Peak Park
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30 local reviews
26802 North 102nd Way, Scottsdale
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+1 480-312-0990
Brian
Brian
Awesome easy hiking trails to Pinnacle Peak offer some of the best views of the valley and North Scottsdale. Beautiful landscape, wildlife a…
Wendy
Wendy
This is just a super spectacular hiking trail that pays off very fast (you reach the summit in about 35 minutes). Awesome 360-degree views o…
Lexa
Lexa
Gorgeous hiking trail w stunning views!
5. Postino Central
5. Postino Central
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36 local reviews
5144 North Central Avenue, Phoenix
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+1 602-274-5144
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Cynthia
$20 bottle of wine and bruschetta board on Monday and Tuesday! This is one of the originals (original is in Ar…
steve
Originating in Arizona, Postino is the Valley's original neighborhood WineCafe. Set in comfortable, rustic and…
Eileen And Michael
One of the best wine-bars in Phoenix. Great retro-vibe and weekend brunch. Easy walk from our house.
5. Postino Central
5. Postino Central
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36 local reviews
5144 North Central Avenue, Phoenix
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+1 602-274-5144
Cynthia
Cynthia
$20 bottle of wine and bruschetta board on Monday and Tuesday! This is one of the originals (original is in Arcadia) of this Upward Projects…
steve
steve
Originating in Arizona, Postino is the Valley's original neighborhood WineCafe. Set in comfortable, rustic and immaculately restored buildin…
Eileen And Michael
Eileen And Michael
One of the best wine-bars in Phoenix. Great retro-vibe and weekend brunch. Easy walk from our house.
6. Camelback Mountain
6. Camelback Mountain
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185 local reviews
Camelback Mountain, Phoenix
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Kelly
If you're looking for a great workout, hit the trails on Camelback Mountain. There are two challenging hiking…
George
Camelback Mountain is a noteworthy attraction that I recommend everybody experiences at least once in their li…
Terry
Camelback Mountain, with an elevation of 2,704 feet, is an excellent hike or climb in Arizona. Hiking Camelbac…
6. Camelback Mountain
6. Camelback Mountain
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185 local reviews
Camelback Mountain, Phoenix
Kelly
Kelly
If you're looking for a great workout, hit the trails on Camelback Mountain. There are two challenging hiking trails that go all the way to…
George
George
Camelback Mountain is a noteworthy attraction that I recommend everybody experiences at least once in their life, and absolutely a must see …
Terry
Terry
Camelback Mountain, with an elevation of 2,704 feet, is an excellent hike or climb in Arizona. Hiking Camelback Mountain is perfect for a to…
7. Old Town Scottsdale
7. Old Town Scottsdale
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158 local reviews
Old Town Scottsdale, Scottsdale
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Michelle
Classic Art world of the Valley. Lots of events happening throughout the year, art walks, some good night clu…
Bianca and Cameron
Old town is great for everything. There are amazing restaurants, tourist shops, art galleries, boutiques, the…
James
Best night life in the valley!
7. Old Town Scottsdale
7. Old Town Scottsdale
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158 local reviews
Old Town Scottsdale, Scottsdale
Michelle
Michelle
Classic Art world of the Valley. Lots of events happening throughout the year, art walks, some good night clubs, nice spaces to wander arou…
Bianca and Cameron
Bianca and Cameron
Old town is great for everything. There are amazing restaurants, tourist shops, art galleries, boutiques, the biggest mall in the valley, a…
James
James
Best night life in the valley!
8. Windsor
8. Windsor
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31 local reviews
5223 North Central Avenue, Phoenix
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+1 602-279-1111
BarRestaurantFood
Leah
UH-MAY-ZING!!! Maybe my favorite restaurant in the valley. Get the deviled egg dip, I order at least 2 every t…
Brenna
Happy hour til 5 and one of the best brunches in the Valley
Eileen And Michael
Very cool neighborhood gastro-pub owned by the same people who run Postinos (right across the street).
8. Windsor
8. Windsor
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31 local reviews
5223 North Central Avenue, Phoenix
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+1 602-279-1111
Leah
Leah
UH-MAY-ZING!!! Maybe my favorite restaurant in the valley. Get the deviled egg dip, I order at least 2 every time I go! Don't forget to leav…
Brenna
Brenna
Happy hour til 5 and one of the best brunches in the Valley
Eileen And Michael
Eileen And Michael
Very cool neighborhood gastro-pub owned by the same people who run Postinos (right across the street).
9. Piestewa Peak
9. Piestewa Peak
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82 local reviews
Piestewa Peak, Phoenix
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Pete
Hike this great summit trail, just 10 minutes away from the house. Amazing views of the entire valley. Trail i…
Josh
Not for the faint of heart, the Piestewa Peak summit trail can be difficult depending on your level of physica…
Kelley
Squaw Peak is another popular mountain here in the Valley. Steep hiking but with amazing views once you reach …
9. Piestewa Peak
9. Piestewa Peak
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82 local reviews
Piestewa Peak, Phoenix
Pete
Pete
Hike this great summit trail, just 10 minutes away from the house. Amazing views of the entire valley. Trail is located off of E Squaw peak …
Josh
Josh
Not for the faint of heart, the Piestewa Peak summit trail can be difficult depending on your level of physical activity. However, once you …
Kelley
Kelley
Squaw Peak is another popular mountain here in the Valley. Steep hiking but with amazing views once you reach the top.
10. South Mountain Park
10. South Mountain Park
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65 local reviews
10919 South Central Avenue, Phoenix
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+1 602-495-5458
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Blanka
Enjoy gorgeous view of the Phoenix Valley! If you time it right, it'll be the most amazing sunset you've ever …
Sarah
South Mountain Park is considered one of the nations largest Municipal Parks. Drive up the mountain from Centr…
Crystal
My favorites include Holbert trail and Hidden Valley. These are especially beautiful during wildflower season …
10. South Mountain Park
10. South Mountain Park
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65 local reviews
10919 South Central Avenue, Phoenix
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+1 602-495-5458
Blanka
Blanka
Enjoy gorgeous view of the Phoenix Valley! If you time it right, it'll be the most amazing sunset you've ever seen. There are easy and hard …
Sarah
Sarah
South Mountain Park is considered one of the nations largest Municipal Parks. Drive up the mountain from Central Ave to see the whole valley…
Crystal
Crystal
My favorites include Holbert trail and Hidden Valley. These are especially beautiful during wildflower season (Feb-March)
11. McDowell Sonoran Preserve Gateway Trailhead
11. McDowell Sonoran Preserve Gateway Trailhead
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16 local reviews
18333 North Thompson Peak Parkway, Scottsdale
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Shannyn
Coming to take in the desert scenery, but don't want to get out of the valley? The McDowell trails offer a hug…
David
Hike to the Saddle or if you're really ambitious, take the trail to Tom's Thumb for some of the best views of …
Ariel
The best hiking just minutes away.
11. McDowell Sonoran Preserve Gateway Trailhead
11. McDowell Sonoran Preserve Gateway Trailhead
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16 local reviews
18333 North Thompson Peak Parkway, Scottsdale
+1 480-312-7013
Shannyn
Shannyn
Coming to take in the desert scenery, but don't want to get out of the valley? The McDowell trails offer a huge range of sight seeing, plent…
David
David
Hike to the Saddle or if you're really ambitious, take the trail to Tom's Thumb for some of the best views of the valley!
Ariel
Ariel
The best hiking just minutes away.
12. Mormon Trailhead
12. Mormon Trailhead
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6 local reviews
8610 South 24th Street, Phoenix
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Adam
South Mountain is the closest mountain for hiking to our house but it can get crowded, especially during the w…
Laural
Take this 2-mile trail to the top and take the Hidden Valley spur, squeeze through the house-sized boulder kno…
Krystal
My favorite hiking spot, walking distance from the house.
12. Mormon Trailhead
12. Mormon Trailhead
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6 local reviews
8610 South 24th Street, Phoenix
Adam
Adam
South Mountain is the closest mountain for hiking to our house but it can get crowded, especially during the winter and spring months. Avoid…
Laural
Laural
Take this 2-mile trail to the top and take the Hidden Valley spur, squeeze through the house-sized boulder known as Fat Man's Pass. So Inst…
Krystal
Krystal
My favorite hiking spot, walking distance from the house.