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1160 E University Dr, Tempe, AZ 85281-8481
+1 480-557-0700
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“pastrami” (30 reviews)
“sliders” (38 reviews)
“potato pancakes” (18 reviews)
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6:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Deli, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Kosher, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1160 E University Dr, Tempe, AZ 85281-8481
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Reviewed 23 February 2018

Every time we go to Phoenix we eat at Chompies every night. The food is great and the service is wonderful. The menu is very large and the foods are different from most restaurants. The prices are reasonable and the portions are Hugh. WE ARE...More

Thank Ron C
Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

Great! Love their “Grandpa” corned beef sandwich & cole slaw. Food is always so tasty. The cannoli for dessert was also delicious. Service was fast and friendly.

Thank jspphoenix
Reviewed 23 January 2018

This place came highly recommended by family. Chompie's did not disappoint. Went for breakfast and it was very good. Although I am from Texas, this is what I envision a NY deli to be like. Excellent bagels.

Thank Glenn W
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

I have been dying for a really good pastrami sandwich and somebody told me about Chompies. I was excited to go there and ordered a full-sized huge sandwich so that I could take half of it home and eat it later. However, I was very...More

Thank Cathlene S
Reviewed 22 January 2018

This was our second trip to Chompie's. Although it appears the young hostess staff could use some training (many people were waiting and lots of tables were empty!), once at our table, the service and delicious food make up for that. The selection is excellent....More

Thank lorrainer375
Reviewed 18 January 2018

This restaurant claimed to be like a New York deli and I feel they met this. The corned beef with thousand island dressing and cole slaw was huge. To fit it in my mouth I grabbed half of it and ate that portion. Yes meat...More

Thank Steven H
Reviewed 14 January 2018

Our visiting friends had heard about the restaurant and asked us to join this. There is a definite New York vibe to this place. Lots of NY memorabilia on the walls. Food is ANY Jewish style. It had a good variety of choices. I had...More

Thank Sam H
Reviewed 4 January 2018

We've enjoyed Chompie's over the years, but our visit to the Tempe location was below expectations. Service was slower than usual, but the main issue was the pastrami. A Jewish deli is always defined by its pastrami and this one was simply below par, from...More

Thank mesatraveler
Reviewed 3 January 2018

Chompies is the real deal when it comes to deli's. All the NYC favorites are here, well prepared, fresh and excellent. When it comes to bagels, deserts, and deli favorites Chompies needs to be your go-to place.

Thank Bill G
Reviewed 3 January 2018

This was our first restaurant stop in Tempe. Based on the reviews we were expecting it to be very good. The service was average and it was not busy. I ordered pancakes and they were barely warm when brought to the table. In fact, the...More

Thank Darlene D
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Response from George G | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1160 E University Dr, Tempe, AZ 85281-8481
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Tempe
  • Phone Number: +1 480-557-0700
Chompie's Restaurant, Deli, and Bakery bring classic family recipes from New York to Tempe, AZ. Come enjoy specialty breakfast items served all day long, an award-winning kids menu packed with fun and delicious food kids love to chomp, authentic NY pastrami and corned beef, and our famous Jewish sliders. Mastering our Ultimate Slider Challenge will earn you a spot on our wall of fame. Savor all-day breakfast, lunch, and dinner 7 days a week. Jewish specialties are made with love fresh daily in our Deli and Bakery. You are invited to drool over homemade bread, cakes, gourmet pastries, and butter cookies. There's nothing else in Tempe like our boiled-then-baked bagels and 12 fresh cream cheese varieties. Can't get to us? We offer catering for any occasion or event and an online store. Visit Chompie's for an extensive menu guaranteed to satisfy any appetite.
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