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Switch Restaurant and Wine Bar

€€ - €€€International, American,
2603 N Central Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85004-1118
+1 602-264-2295
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (26 reviews)
“burger” (31 reviews)
“salad” (35 reviews)
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International, American, Bar, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
2603 N Central Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85004-1118
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Reviewed 2 days ago

When in downtown Phoenix this restaurant is a terrific place for dinner. First, it is open until 10 pm. Second, the food is well prepared, not overly spiced or salty. The menu is eclectic with many choices. The beer and liquor selection is good, with...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank wally2mc
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is comfort food with a zing! Loved the variety and selections of sides, sandwiches, salads, and soups at this casual eatery. The food was well cooked, tasty, and interesting. Not your average casual food fare, this chef uses creative ingredients to put his own...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank TripTalkHawaii
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Switch on a Tuesday, which turned out to be fish & chips night (kind of expected taco Tuesday). If you go on Tuesday, get the fish & chips! Others in my group had other choices, and they were as happy as I was....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank billcM3403HT
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you love cheese, please order the brie as appetizer! The other food is amazing as well, for fair prices, thoughtful staff, great ambiance.. Amazing experience overall!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank CharlotteC1925
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

We were in Phoenix for a concert and wanted something the first night that was close to the Fairfield Inn. This restaurant is right across the street (walking distance). We had Fried Green Tomatoes appetizers, and I had the awesome Buttermilk Fried Chicken and mashed...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Cruiser820941
Reviewed 24 September 2018

A $14 chicken appetizer? Seriously...... What was sad, is the restaurant was not even busy at 4pm in the afternoon and it took forever to serve.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank chicago90Phoenix
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

I had the shrimp and grits and my husband had the meatloaf both of us were duly impressed. There were several other enticing menu entrees we would like to try. My husband told the waitress he drinks a lot of soda, so she brought him...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Donna M
Jason P, Owner at Switch Restaurant and Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2018

Thanks ya'll! Can't wait to see you back for brunch. Our Chilaquiles are a must try brunch item. And of course the cocktail carafes-can't beat those. Thank you again for coming by and giving us a shout out on TripAdvisor!

Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

Food was delicious! The buttermilk fried chicken and mashed potatoes were so tender and flavorful. Would recommend to anyone in the area looking for quality food and drinks!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank JennaR392
Chef Jason P, Owner at Switch Restaurant and Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2018

Great choice on the fried chicken Jenna! I never miss an opportunity to tried fried chicken when I'm out. Thanks for taking the time to review us-spread the word about our chicken. Hope to see you back at Switch soon!

Reviewed 6 July 2018

We sat outside with friends on a warm starry evening. Service was sharp, drinks strong, food fresh, and atmosphere very friendly. Loved the owner stopping by to check on us.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank PapalBull
Reviewed 27 June 2018

Went to dinner at Switch with the family when we were out visiting. Burger was excellent, cooked to temperature. Twisty fries were crispy and well prepared. The King dessert was as decadent as is sounded and delicious. Everyone at the table said they enjoyed their...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank PlazMan87
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2603 N Central Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85004-1118
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Phoenix>  > Encanto
  • Neighbourhood: Encanto
  • Phone Number: +1 602-264-2295
  • E-mail
An upscale neighborhood joint that tells the story of American comfort food. We are a casual yet sophisticated place where you can enjoy unique signature cocktails and honest food cooked with integrity and soul.
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