Arizona in the fall is great because of two things: Cooler weather and pumpkin-flavored everything! From coffee and beer to desserts and pastries, our readers and followers wanted to know where they can get their tasty local pumpkin fix. So we asked all of our Local First members to tell us what new items they added to their menus for the fall season!
Check out these delicious local fall flavors on menus for a limited time (alphabetical order by business name):
A Step Back in Time Coffee & Deli Where: 418 Main Street, Safford
Check out their pumpkin spice latte and pumpkin pies.
Arbuckle Coffee Roasters Where: 3550 E. Corporate Drive, Tucson
Their pumpkin pie spice is so popular, people order it year round. The classic flavor and delicious aroma of homemade pumpkin pie is accented rich coffee.
Aside of Heart Where: 901 N. 5th Street, Phoenix
Amanda's signature pumpkin curry and real sweet potato scones are delicious!
Borderland's Brewing Co. Where: 119 E. Toole Ave., Tucson
Check out their specially brewed, scotch ale pumpkin spiced chupacabrAle available for a limited time!
Brandy's Restaurant & Bakery Where: 1500 E. Cedar Ave. #40, Flagstaff
Pumpkin Spice Latte: Creamy blend of pumpkin and spices mixed with locally-roasted espresso, steamed milk, topped with whipped cream, cinnamon & nutmeg Pumpkin Pie Chai: Delicious combination of creamy pumpkin with honey, black tea, exotic spices and steamed milk, sprinkled with cinnamon and nutmeg Hot Apple Cider: Crisp apple cider served piping hot, garnished with a cinnamon stick and slice of orange
Brewd Coffee Lounge Where: 4960 N. Sabino Canyon Road, Tucson
Stop in for a bite of a pumpkin spice cinnamon roll, pumpkin PHÖD bars (all natural, gluten free, protein bars) and for a drink of their pumpkin spice lattes and cappuccinos.
Café at Public Market Where: 14 E. Pierce Street, Phoenix
Come and try their seasonal pumpkin soup before it is too late! Made with pumpkins from One Windmill Farm and their butternut squash from McClendon's, fresh local ingredients and topped with creme fresche, pepitas and housemade croutons.
Choose from many of their fall specials: Pumpkin-Cranberry Pecan Pancakes Cranberry-Pumpkin Waffles Pumpkin Crème Brule (pictured) Pumpkin Scones Pumpkin Cream Cheese Pumpkin Spice Muffins Pumpkin Loaf With Pumpkin Icing Autumn-Colored Cookies Cranberry-Orange Bagels And Scones Pumpkin Bagels
The Cutting Board Where: 2235 S. Power Road, Suite 116, Mesa
Check out their fall flavored hot teas, salted caramel latte with our housemade salted caramel syrup, pumpkin chili, pumpkin curry, pomegranate raw cheesecake, pumpkin cookies, pumpkin pie, cranberry sauce and seasonal fall mixed veggies.
Desert Roots Kitchen Where: 414 S. Mill Ave. #111, Tempe
You don't want to miss out on their pumpkin cinnamon swirl cake frosted with vanilla infused cream cheese and graham cracker crumbs!
Espresso Italia Where: 1340 E. 8th Street, Tempe
Try their seasonal teas including: orange spice made with nigiri black tea with clove, ginger, cinnamon, cardamon, vanilla, rasberry flavor, orange spice flavor, cornflower and safflower; pumpkin spice made with nilgiri Black tea, apple bits, caramel bits, almond slices, pumpkin Spice, safflower and blue flowers; or apricot peach green tea made with green tea with apricot flavoring, peach flavoring, orange mallow, and safflower.
Come in and try their seasonal pumpkin cream eclairs with caramel glacage, pumpkin macarons and soon to come, a pumpkin walnut croissant!
The Farm at South Mountain Where: 6106 S. 32nd Street, Phoenix
Experience the tastes of fall with layers of moist pumpkin bread intertwined with decadent cream cheese and topped with nuts. This Farm Kitchen favorite, the pumpkin roll, is the melt in your mouth fall treat you’ve been looking for!
Fluff It Up Where: 1034 N. Gilbert Road #3, Gilbert Pumpkin Pie S'mores: A homemade pumpkin marshmallow toasted to perfection, caramel is drizzled on top then whipped topping and candied pecans. It all sits beautifully in our homemade graham cracker bowl that is lined with a chocolate ganache. Pumpkin Spice Gourmet Marshmallows: These super light and and fluffy marshmellows are rolled in graham crackers, have a rich aroma of holiday spice and taste like a soft pumpkin pie. White Chocolate Pumpkin Spice Gourmet Marshmallows: We make our amazingly delicious Pumpkin Spice Marshmallows even better by drizzling a white cream cheese chocolate on them. Toasted Pumpkin Spice Marshmallow Cupcakes: Delicate Pumpkin Spice Marshmallows lightly drizzled with white chocolate ganache and topped off with a cream cheese marshmallow fluff that's toasted to perfection. A must try for all pumpkin lovers!
Gourmet Girls Go Gluten Free Bakery/Bistro Where: 5845 N. Oracle Road, Tucson
Check out their specially made pumpkin spiced chile in a gluten free bread bowl! Available now until Thanksgiving.
Green & Nami Vegan Pastries Where: 2014 N. 17th Street, Phoenix
Creamy little pumpkin pies with hints of cinnamon, nutmeg and clove in a flaky puff pastry topped with whipped cream are something that you won't want to miss! Also look out for pumpkin coffee cake, doughnuts, pecan pumpkin pies and pumpkin brownies. Selection will vary.
Hava Java Where: 3166 E. Camelback Road, Phoenix
Hurry in to try their pumpkin flavored lattes and cappuccinos as well as pumpkin muffins and pumpkin bread before they are gone!
Higher Grounds Roastery & Café Where: 2556 S. Val Vista Drive, #101, Gilbert
Special the weekend of October 3rd - 5th, stop in for a delicious unique breakfast special, pumpkin bread french toast with their house baked pumpkin bread! During the rest of the season, try their pumpkin spice lattes, pumpkin eggnog lattes, pumpkin chai blended sweet drinks or from their bakery: pumpkin bread, pumpkin chocolate muffins, and pumpkin spice scones.
Kicks Frozen Yogurt Where: 3141 S. McClintock Drive, #10, Tempe
Their adding pumpkin flavored yogurt to their menu this fall!
Liberty Market Where: 230 N. Gilbert Road, Gilbert
Their most popular item on their fall menu is their harvest spice latte. Made in house, their harvest spice syrup is made of high quality spices as well as real pumpkin making it taste like a real pumpkin pie!
Ncounter Where: 310 S. Mill Ave., Tempe
Stop by for their seasonal pumpkin spiced cookie! It might be the best pumpkin flavored treat this fall... or ever!
Papa Ed's Ice Cream Where: 7146 N. 58th Ave., Glendale
How could you not stop in to try their pumpkin cheesecake flavored ice cream!
Pomegranate Café Where: 4025 E. Chandler Blvd. Suite 28, Phoenix
Grab a pumpkin chai frapp! Made with house POM milk (special blend of nuts, seeds, young coconut, dates, vanilla and Himalayan sea salt), Bhakti chai, espresso (locally roasted), and pumpkin pie spiced coconut caramel served with coconut whip.
Rhonda's Cooking Where: 4920 W. Baseline Road, Suite C105, PMB 118, Laveen
Butternut squash does not get enough credit as a fall veggie! Stop in Rhonda's and try her recipe for gluten free, candid butternut squash!
Sage Kitchen Where: 4773 N. 20th Street, Phoenix
You won't want to miss their harvest tostadas with a pumpkin chorizo. They're vegan, gluten free organic Non-GMO sprouted corn tostadas, roasted pumpkin, garbanzo "chorizo", cabbage slaw with dried cranberries and toasted pepitas.
Scramble, A Breakfast Joint Where: 9832 N. 7th Street, Phoenix
Come in and try their pumpkin spice latte that does not have high fructose corn syrup that can be enjoyed hot or frozen!
Songbird Coffee & Tea House Where: 214 E. Roosevelt Street, Phoenix
Warm up with their spicy chai latte this season!
Souvia Tea Where: 15414 N. 7th Street, Suite 8, Phoenix
Stop in for their seasonal pumpkin flavored tea fantastic combination that tastes just like pumpkin pie, even the crust comes through!
Tammie Coe Cakes Where: 610 E. Roosevelt Street, Phoenix
Just in time for fall, they have added some yummy fall flavors including: pumpkin doodle cookie, pumpkin patch latte, and pumpkin chocolate muffin!
Tap & Bottle Where: 403 N. 6th Ave., Tucson
In the bottleshop they have nine different pumpkin beers currently available with a rotating tap list. Visit the website to see what they have available daily.
Village Coffee Roastery Where: 8120 N. Hayden Road, #E-104, Scottsdale
Stop in and try their pumpkin lattes! When you visit, keep an eye out for any pumpkin bread or muffins!