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IKEA Tempe

Furniture / Home Store
  • Gene G.
    "Lunch with Swedish meatballs are cheap, fast, and Great!"(6 Tips)
    Kasey G.
    "Get the Ikea family card!!"(4 Tips)
    Shaun O.
    "Quality seems rather suspect but walking through the showroom"(2 Tips)
    Melissa R.
    "... to make turns, but the flat carts are awesome to ride on with or without..."(2 Tips)
121 Tips and reviews
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  • cinnamon rolls
  • breakfast food
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  • Adam M.
    Adam MaceDecember 22, 2013
    Been here 10+ times
    If you know exactly what you want- do like I do- do IKEA backward. Go thru an open checkout, and head straight back to the warehouse Just grab what you came for, and head for the register. Timesaver!
  • Jenessa C.
    Jenessa CaudleDecember 27, 2014
    Their restraint is always consistent in the great value and taste! Their signature meatballs are always a safe and tasty choice and their whole menu is delicious! The shopping is fun and well setup.
  • Catie H.
    Catie HahneNovember 14, 2013
    Best thing about Ikea is that you smell those delicious cinnamon rolls all through your shopping and then you can buy them after you check out. I have yet to make it out of Ikea without one.
  • Melissa B.
    Melissa BFebruary 15, 2013
    You can go to IKEA just for the food. They have great swedish meatballs for very cheap. Everything is nice, clean and tastes good!
  • Shaun O.
    Shaun O'BrienNovember 17, 2013
    Everytime I go here with my wife I feel a big house remodel creeping up. Quality seems rather suspect but walking through the showroom offers some great ideas for the house.
  • Anita B.
    Anita BarnesJune 21, 2011
    Breakfast ends at 11 sharp and they will stop serving food for a few minutes just to switch so if you want their breakfast be there on time! It's worth the $2
  • Greg W.
    Greg WoolfJune 15, 2014
    I'm am irritated by the digression of the quality of the potaroes. First they were boiled reds whole, then boiled reds mashed, then to potato pearls with just the right consistency. Now just watery.
  • Angela B.
    Angela BurtonAugust 11, 2012
    I had no idea that you can get free coffee upstairs in the restaurant before 10am I guess? And if you sign up for the IKEA Family card thingy, you get free coffee or tea everytime you go!
  • C Maurice W.
    C Maurice WJanuary 23, 2013
    Always visit the kitchen to find out if they are offering discount if you purchase over a certain amount, you could end up with a free meal.
  • Pammy J.
    Pammy JohnsonSeptember 13, 2014
    Great lighting at fantastic prices! !! And of course the meatballs are superb!
  • Shanna W.
    Shanna WesterNovember 1, 2010
    After you pay for your furniture, check out the food market past the registers. My advice: Try the Vasterbotten and Morfars cheeses. They're shipped from Sweden and are tasty with bread and tomatoes.
  • Randy L.
    Randy LevitchNovember 22, 2013
    Tasty #Beef #HotDogs & #pizza if you arrive after the restaurant closes. @IKEAUSA @IKEAmonkey
  • JK G.
    JK GrenceMarch 2, 2012
    Been here 25+ times
    Fun thing to do: On a busy day, sit on a sofa in the lounge area inside the entrance. Watch the stream of people go up the escalator, never to be seen again.
  • Izzy C.
    Izzy CutiniApril 11, 2011
    Try going to the last chance area - they sometimes have discontinued items that are in perfect condition! I got 15% off my couch because it was the last one!
  • Megan C.
    Megan CampbellNovember 18, 2013
    Can be crowded. Few days throughout the year, they offer "free food." If you spend 150+ or more on furniture, you can get your food price taken off the total if you provide the receipt at checkout.
  • Nathan
    NathanApril 5, 2011
    Prepare to walk.Endless furniture for your dorms and house.Their hot dogs are the only reason you need to go there.It's pretty confusing to find your way but the employees are very friendy and helpful
  • Kim B.
    Kim BoehmJune 6, 2012
    i can only find the restaurant and kitchen gadgets..otherwise..NOTTA..I don't care for pressed board furniture though, or the modern look
  • Sandra L.
    Sandra LealJuly 16, 2014
    Teachers eat free with ID in July on Mondays and Fridays!
  • Brittanie M.
    Brittanie McBrideDecember 25, 2011
    Been here 5+ times
    Save some room in your bag for tons of Swedish foodstuffs! The only place I know that sells it in AZ.
  • Mikey T.
    Mikey TanneryOctober 16, 2010
    Been here 5+ times
    Love the meatballs in the restaurant? Did you know you can buy the meatballs, gravy and lingonberry preserves in the store downstairs?
  • Tempe Tourism
    Tempe TourismFebruary 14, 2011
    Go during the week if you can, and save time to have dinner here. The food is great and it’s really affordable.
  • Michael H.
    Michael HMarch 5, 2012
    I love this place!!!! even though it takes about and hour to view the whole store, it still is always fun to walk through and see the displays :)
  • Melissa R.
    Melissa RodriguezAugust 11, 2011
    The shopping carts have no aliment and are hard to make turns, but the flat carts are awesome to ride on with or without boxes.
  • Nikki D.
    Nikki DavisSeptember 4, 2013
    Sign up for the IKEA's Family because you will get great deals and prices too.
  • abbey l.
    abbey laneOctober 31, 2014
    can't leave without grabbing the best hot dog, slice of pizza and foyo cone, and the best on your wallet! mmm!
  • Quitley W.
    Quitley WarrenNovember 15, 2013
    Don't think your just going to spend $50.00 be prepared to shop until you drop. Best part when you spend over $150.00 you get the all you can eat buffet.
  • Fins and Fluke
    Fins and FlukeNovember 29, 2012
    We all know that it's impossible to make a "quick" trip to IKEA. Since you're staying a while, why not bring your own reusable aluminum water bottle?
  • Donald K.
    Donald KellyJuly 4, 2011
    Been here 5+ times
    Want something from the Swedish Market to the right of the downstairs foodservice? Self-Checkout lanes recognize food SKUs, letting you skip the food service line.
  • Chelsea B.
    Chelsea BrogiAugust 4, 2013
    Love IKEA! Furnished my entire apartment and didn't break my bank account! Also, the best cinnamon rolls! and only $1!
  • Kelly C.
    Kelly Coakley MagidDecember 8, 2011
    Been here 5+ times
    Sign up for the family card & you can let your kid stay a half hour longer in the play area!
  • Brett L.
    Brett LewisFebruary 26, 2014
    Been here 10+ times
    Hide in the warehouse after close without being found overnight and you win a free meatball combo.
  • Marc L.
    Marc LewkowitzJuly 4, 2015
    Breakfast is decent. Prices are cheap for a reason. The Swedish meatballs are mushy. Chicken meatballs taste like and have a texture of a chicken sausage. Mac and Cheese tastes as bad as KD. Yuck.
  • Moe B.
    Moe BJune 9, 2015
    Huge store good prices, and don't forget to check out the clearance section.
  • Claudine W.
    Claudine WesselJuly 19, 2011
    Been here 10+ times
    Check the 'As Is' section before going through the full store by entering through the exit! Read more
  • Jodi K.
    Jodi KautzMay 29, 2012
    Always hit the as is section first to find some of the best deals.
  • Brunilda G.
    Brunilda GordonSeptember 23, 2013
    Love this place. We cn eat, drop the kids off and do some peaceful shopping and leave happy
  • Melisa B.
    I love the meatballs. .. they sell them in the freezer section too
  • mohammad a.
    mohammad almusallamNovember 18, 2013
    Anything you need for your home you will find it.
  • Vasundhara R.
    Vasundhara RayNovember 28, 2015
    Some stuffs were really cheap like the drinking glasses
  • Kyle E.
    Kyle EgbertJune 22, 2014
    Been here 10+ times
    Whrn you get it home, you always figure out why it was so cheap. Ikea furniture is not forever furniture.
  • Cathy V.
    Cathy VegasJanuary 9, 2011
    Avoid ikea on the weekends, super busy. Try the meatballs in the cafeteria, yummy!
  • Koby F.
    Koby FuesslerJune 30, 2012
    Been here 10+ times
    She's right. I walked through the whole store and walked "by" lots of stuff. But I sure didn't "buy" a thing. :P
  • Juan M.
    Juan MoralesJune 11, 2015
    Great store when looking for inspiration just walk through the showroom.
  • Staci L.
    Staci LichtermanNovember 20, 2011
    Sign up for the ikea family card & you can save even more
  • Tempe Tourism
    Tempe TourismMarch 29, 2013
    Is it possible to walk through and not buy something? No, it isn't. Be sure to try the food - especially the meatballs.
  • Yvonne R.
    Yvonne RosalesOctober 14, 2010
    Been here 10+ times
    Yes the breakfast is cheap, but the eggs are powdered, & the service is RUDE. Get a coffee and a cinnamon bun here, in the am.
  • Daniel C.
    Daniel CruzJanuary 6, 2011
    The meatballs and mashed potatoes remind me of Swanson's Salisbury Steak TV dinners when I was a kid.
  • Jill G.
    Jill G.August 28, 2012
    Get a bottle from Total Wine across the parking lot first. It will make your trip to the hell that is Ikea almost ok...almost.
  • Terrence G.
    Terrence GuerreroMay 10, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    Gotta have meatballs! Yummy! A must have.
  • Janet Z.
    Janet ZhouDecember 14, 2011
    Been here 5+ times
    Come here for the furniture... stay a bit longer for the Swedish meatballs!
  • Miranda J.
    Miranda JonesApril 15, 2013
    Amazing place!!! Busy place...
  • Jane D.
    Jane DoppsMarch 8, 2013
    At some point since my last visit the return process has changed. Need receipt or to know date of purchase.
  • Johanna H.
    Johanna HorneAugust 12, 2011
    Been here 10+ times
    Try walking through the store starting at the exit and ending at the beginning
  • Amanda S.
    Amanda SizemoreJanuary 19, 2012
    Use the kid center, it makes shopping so much easier!!
  • Johnathon L.
    Johnathon LaBonteJune 5, 2010
    Been here 25+ times
    There are cinnamon buns at the end near the cash lanes. Get one, they're awesome
  • Daniel C.
    Daniel CruzJanuary 6, 2011
    The smoked lox and salad is good too, (for you dieters).
  • Khanh L.
    Khanh LamFebruary 11, 2012
    The baby back ribs special is delicious!!
  • Tony B.
    Tony BJuly 22, 2013
    have you tried their chocolate?, its good
  • L A B.
    L A ButlerNovember 11, 2010
    As is section on bottom floor! A must see.
  • ☀ Jelena ✈
    ☀ Jelena ✈April 11, 2012
    Get the frozen yogurt at the end, yummo! :D
  • Anders N.
    Anders NelsonMay 25, 2015
    Swedish Meatballs and Lingonberries! Yum yum
  • Michele H.
    Michele HermansenMarch 24, 2011
    Been here 10+ times
    Fantastic furniture and stoffer. Plus meatballs!
  • Gene G.
    Gene G.October 1, 2012
    Lunch with Swedish meatballs are cheap, fast, and Great!
  • Natasha H.
    Natasha Holstine-RaoFebruary 27, 2011
    The family restroom has everything you'll need-even diapers and wipes!!
  • Niloofar A.
    😍 healthy food
  • Brad C.
    Brad CookAugust 27, 2013
    Returns are slooooooooow. I'm bored and I've read everything on my iPhone already
  • G B.
    G BøJanuary 16, 2012
    Been here 10+ times
    Learn the sneaky short cuts to go to what u want
  • Tickled Pink Homes
    Tickled Pink HomesDecember 8, 2013
    Tasty meatballs & cranberry sauce!
  • Nancy L.
    Nancy LangloisApril 12, 2012
    Cool store but so busy, hard to concentrate
  • Loralee G.
    Loralee GrimmiusMay 27, 2013
    Good quality medium/large frames.
  • A.N
    A.NSeptember 15, 2016
    Tons of things to redo your home with
  • Henry
    HenryMarch 2, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    Walk faster or get out of the way!
  • Jason M.
    Jason MartinJune 26, 2015
    Been here 10+ times
    Very solid & stylish furniture.
  • Nikki R.
    Nikki RupertFebruary 11, 2012
    I could spend all day here!
  • Larry H.
    Larry HouserMay 19, 2012
    There is no easy way out, you're just like a rat in a maze gettin out
  • Ward C.
    Ward ChandlerAugust 16, 2014
    Kitchen stuff is such a bargain here.
  • Slender Man
    Slender ManApril 20, 2012
    Been here 10+ times
    Never fails. They have 500 self checkout lanes, but only open 4.
  • Jeff Y.
    Jeff YoungbloodMay 2, 2010
    The Mac and Cheese is pretty damn good, and its on the cheap!
  • Kasey G.
    Kasey GarthwaiteMay 16, 2012
    Get the Ikea family card!!
  • Krystal
    KrystalJune 20, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    Wednesday nights. That's all I'm sayin.
  • Atraio N.
    Atraio NavarroFebruary 17, 2012
    I'm always the cutest shopper here :) JUST SAYING
  • Sandee C.
    Sandee CMarch 25, 2012
    Been here 5+ times
    Watch out for Steven- he will rob your Ribba!!
  • Courtney D.
    Courtney DonahueJuly 17, 2011
    Been here 5+ times
    Eat the pizza before you shop and walk it off!
  • Scott
    ScottDecember 19, 2011
    Been here 50+ times
    Free breakfast on Monday mornings 9:30-11AM
  • Rachel Z.
    Rachel ZaikFebruary 28, 2010
    Been here 5+ times
    What's not awesome about Ikea... Good food and nice furniture!
  • Adrienne D.
    Adrienne DawesOgaldezFebruary 24, 2012
    No customer service skills was therw an hour only had one employee act as though we were worthy of assistence. I rate it 3 experience
  • Paige D.
    Paige DellArmiJuly 30, 2011
    Been here 5+ times
    Make sure to grab the $1.99 candles!
  • Colin M.
    Colin MattsonJune 5
    Been here 25+ times
    Arizona's lingonberry depot.
  • David Y.
    David YeeApril 16, 2012
    Free breakfast on Mondays!
  • Basik A.
    Basik ArquitecturaAugust 16, 2011
    We do love the Lighting department!
  • erica c.
    erica connollyFebruary 6, 2012
    Check out as is section
  • Jenny B.
    Jenny BabichApril 22, 2012
    Celebrate surviving with a $1 cinnamon roll. Yum!
  • Michelle C.
    Michelle CurttrightMarch 20, 2010
    Must stop by IKEA while in Phoenix. We don't have one near Kansas City.
  • Steven C.
    Steven CrellinApril 28, 2012
    Watch out for Sandee. She will steal your Fruug
  • Craig P.
    Craig PretzingerSeptember 25, 2011
    Ice cream n meatballs!
  • Frank E.
    Frank EvenNovember 2, 2010
    Been here 10+ times
    Swedish Meatballs...the universal delicacy, FTW!
  • Rich R.
    Awesome store
  • Brian K.
    Brian KilcreaseAugust 18, 2010
    Most affordable solution for your kids first apartment.
  • Rick H.
    Rick HouckAugust 29, 2011
    It is a wonderful place to drop a deuce the second floor bathroom
  • Patrick
    PatrickMay 5, 2012
    Been here 10+ times
    Mama says....EXPEDIT that attitude and shut your MALM
  • Lizbeth A.
    Me encanta!!!
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