Explore Phoenix beyond the BMES Annual Meeting

While the Biomedical Engineering Society Annual Meeting will be home to the most interesting and educational events in Minneapolis October 5-8, you still might want to break free and explore the city.

Here is a quick list of restaurants, watering holes and sites within walking distance of the convention center.
Brew pubs

Mother Bunch Brewing
825 N 7th St
Phoenix, Arizona 85006
Trip Advisor review: This craft brewery is a perfect oasis in downtown Phoenix. Located in an historic Bayless Grocery Store, the restored brick interior is quaint and welcoming. With 20 taps serving at least 16 directly from their own brewing there is a beer style for everyone

Angels Trumpet Ale House
810 North 2nd Street, Phoenix, AZ 85004


Pizzeria Bianco
623 E Adams St.
Phoenix, AZ  85004 20 Years In, Chris Bianco Is Still America's Best Pizza Maker

Pomo Pizzeria
705 North 1st Street, Suite 120
Phoenix, Arizona 85004


The Dressing Room
220 E. Roosevelt Street
Phoenix, AZ 85004
Phoenix New Times Review: The restaurant's printed menu, however, describes the offerings as “food from streets, beaches, carts, and trucks,” which might give you a better idea of the restaurant's overall tenor and philosophy. This is casual food, the kind you might eat standing up, usually with your bare hands, the juices dripping onto a pape

The Kettle Black Kitchen & Pub
one north first street
phoenix az
suite 102


Harumi Sushi
114 W Adams St
Ste C101
Phoenix, AZ 85003
Yelp review: The only place in Phoenix that I will revisit for sushi. It is ridiculously tasty and prices are beyond reasonable. I thought finding a legit sushi joint in Phoenix would be tough

Noodle Bar
114 W Adams St. Ste C-103
Phoenix, Arizona
(480) 462-7059


At The Collier Center
201 E. Washington, Street, Suite 201
Phoenix, AZ. 85004

The Arrogant Butcher
2 East Jefferson #150
 Phoenix Arizona 85004