Our Mission


To evolve the gastropub business by combining the traditional values of European and American pubs, to create a place where friends and family can celebrate life and enjoy great food, beers, cocktails and wine.



Handcrafted Food

Seasonal fare, bold flavors & scratch recipes.

Thirsty Lion’s culinary commitment is to provide an eclectic variety of multi-cultural cuisines with an emphasis on local ingredients, bold flavors and scratch recipes. Our fresh sheet specials focus on the changing seasons with unique ingredients including fresh seafood, quality meats, artisan cheeses and locally sourced fruits & vegetables. Our menu selections represent popular and culturally relevant recipe creation, including the infusion of craft beer into our food.


Craft Beer

Thirsty for a pint?

We feature a diverse variety of craft, import and domestic beers on draft that fit the demands of the region. Ranging from full bodied IPAs and stouts to smooth ambers and lagers, the Thirsty Lion has a beer for every palate and every plate.


Signature Cocktails

The cocktail revolution is here.

We feature unique and carefully crafted drinks that utilize exceptional combinations of ingredients to create a well-rounded cocktail selection. By incorporating fresh fruit purées, juices and premium liquors, we have created a dynamic cocktail list featuring martinis, mojitos, margaritas and signature drinks that excite the palate and keep you coming back for more.


Sports Viewing

Every game for every type of fan.

We feature a top-of-the-line audio and video system that creates the perfect atmosphere for sports viewing. Every Thirsty Lion specifically programs its sports schedule every day to meet the sports demands of the city and region. From NCAA football and basketball to MLS soccer and NFL football, the Thirsty Lion is guaranteed to have all the big games live and offer an unparalleled viewing experience.


Tempe Marketplace

Scottsdale Fashion Square

Gilbert - Now Open
San Tan Village


Union Station

Denver - Opening 6/14/16
Cherry Creek


Irving - Coming in 2017
Music Factory

Contact Us

Please select the location below you would like to contact.  For media and press inquiries please contact jkahl@ceghospitality.com


Tempe Marketplace
Scottsdale Fashion Square
Gilbert - SanTan Village

Denver - Union Station
Denver - Cherry Creek

Hillsboro - Streets of Tanasbourne
Downtown Portland
Tigard - Washington Square

Irving - Music Factory - Coming Soon