Chateau Luxe announced the opening of its brand-new concept, Wander, a Luxe Speakeasy, which will open at the event venue on Friday, March 8th at 1175 E. Lone Cactus Drive, Phoenix, AZ 85024.

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The 3,021 square feet speakeasy was inspired by the Wonders of the World.Hidden inside Chateau Luxe, Wander offers an escape from the ordinary with a chance to experience the world in Phoenix. Guests will be immersed in first-class treatment with Wander’s elevated cocktail experience featuring velvet seating, gold accents, and ambient lighting. Enjoy a private intimate section behind the black fluted rounded walls with a vibrant pop of purple to celebrate any occasion. The vibrant arches and high ceilings adorned with an awe-inspiring chandelier – serve as the focal point in the space.

“Through my travels, I’ve learned every country takes pride in its natural wonders,” said Deepika Bhalla, founder of Wander. “They’re artisans in how they tell their stories through the two languages we all speak: food and drinks. I wanted to bring that inspirational feeling of wonder to Phoenix.”

Wander’s cocktail alchemists have captured the essence of the world’s most remarkable creations through experiential cocktails created by Head Bartender Justin Chard. The Globe cocktail is made with Japanese, Indian, and Canadian whiskeys served with honey, agave, and barrel-aged bitters. Travel the world with the Kyoto cocktail mixed with cucumber, coconut oil, toasted sushi rice, cardamom, and cachaca. 

Wander will showcase a rotating menu of global cuisine with bold flavors with a southwestern flare. The menu includes Peruvian Shrimp Ceviche made with fresh lime juice, pickled onion, cucumber, tomato, charred corn, and spiced tortilla chips; Mole Beef Tacos filled with cocoa and adobo braised beef with sweet-pickled onion, cotija cheese, and micro cilantro served in locally sourced tortillas; Vegetable Potstickers served with crispy chili ponzu sauce and more!

Wander invites you to celebrate life’s adventures, from girl’s night outs and first dates to unique birthday celebrations. Intimate sections are available for reservation to enjoy exclusive Wander experiences. Wander will be open Tuesday through Thursday, 4 p.m.-12 a.m. and Friday through Sunday,  4 p.m.- 2 a.m. Follow Wander on InstagramFacebook, and TikTok!