Now in its sixth year, the TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence celebrates hospitality businesses that have earned great traveler reviews on TripAdvisor over the past year. House of Tricks has earned this distinction every year since its inception.
"In hectic, college-centric Tempe, House of Tricks feels worlds apart from nearby Mill Avenue, thanks to its cozy location in two side-by-side historic homes surrounded by trees, an inviting outdoor bar, and plenty of patio seating. The sophistication extends to the food, too, from classics (top-notch Caesar salad with pecan-smoked trout; French dip on baguette served au jus) to creative new tastes (a grilled chicken sandwich with goat cheese, fig jam, bacon and arugula)."
"One of the prettiest patios in town is just a few steps from bustling Mill Avenue. The sophisticated contemporary fare — harissa-spiced mussels, seared foie gras atop a duck confit tamale, Korean- style barbecue baby back ribs, sumac-crusted lamb chops with cherry brandy sauce — finishes it off."
Readers selected House of Tricks as their 2013 favorite east valley restaurant for continental dining.
"The seasonal menu is always evolving, but after years of tasting House of Tricks offerings, it's assured that, regardless of what's on the new menu, it's going to be full of unique, complex, and explosive flavor combinations that will have you begging for more."
1990 Best Thirst Quencher - Raspberry Iced Tea
1991 Best Soup
1993 Best Appetizer Selection
1994 Best Place to Take Mom and Dad
1995 Best Female Bonding Restaurant
1996 Best Romantic Restaurant
Best Bar in a Restaurant
Best New American Food
Best Place to Take Granny
1998 Best Place to Linger Over a Glass of Wine
1999 Best Outdoor Lunch
2000 Best Old Arizona Charm
2004 Best patio Dining
2005 Best Patio Dining
2006 Best Outdoor Bar
2007 Best Caesar Salad
2008 Best Fun House
2009 Best Place to Take Your Parents
2010 Best Use of Veal
2011 Best Romantic Dining
2012 Best Outdoor Dining
2013 Best Romantic Dinner
Best Happy Hour
2014 Best Fireside Drinks
We are proud to announce that the Tempe Chamber of Commerce has named Robin Trick as its 2012 Business Woman of the Year. Robin was previously awarded a Downtown Tempe Community MADEE Award and a Business Volunteer for the Arts Award from the Arts and Business Council.
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Presenting the amazing Italian Wines of VIAS imports with our guest Kristie Joss-Nelson from VIAS and Eric Husti from Quench Fine WInes. Starting with Prosecco in the Veneto, we will
Presenting the amazing Italian Wines of VIAS imports with our guest Kristie Joss-Nelson from VIAS and Eric Husti from Quench Fine WInes. Starting with Prosecco in the Veneto, we will then venture north to Trentino in the Dolomite mountains. Next, heading westward to Piedmont and a slight southerly jaunt to Tuscany for a Vino Nobile. We will then head southward to Umbria for the powerful Sagrantino and finally finishing in the heel of the boot with a deep red from Puglia.
Seating is limited and pricing is $33 per person, which includes 6 wines and a selection of primarily Italian cheeses to accompany you. Stay for dinner and receive a 10% discount on all food and beverages!
We often sell out so make your reservations today! You may also purchase tickets over the phone. Call House of Tricks at (480) 968-1114.
*Due to limited seating availability, we are not able to provide refunds in the event that you need to cancel or are not able to attend.
(Thursday) 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
114 East 7th Street
Tempe, AZ 85281