Restaurants in Tucson, AZ

Tucson is paradise for lovers of Mexican food. Its highlights include spectacular tamales of every imaginable type from the Tucson Tamale Company, Sonoran hot dogs from corner street carts in South Tucson, pico de gallo fruit cups sprinkled with lime and chile powder, zesty shrimp dishes at Mariscos Chihuahua, towering Topopo salads, utterly inventive and kaleidoscopically beautiful fare at The Little One, and a full repertoire of vegetarian and vegan dishes at a bustling beacon called Tumerico. But there’s much to eat in Tucson beyond great Mexican food, including mighty sweet roll breakfast at Gus Balon’s, S’mores French toast and duck confit hash at Prep & Pastry, hand-crafted ice cream at Hub Ice Cream Factory, and impeccably fresh loaves and pastries at a bakery/restaurant called Beyond Bread.

Tucson’s Best Restaurants

Pat’s Drive-In - Chili Dog
Pat’s Drive-In

TUCSON, AZ

Millie’s Pancake Haus - Buttermilk Pancakes
Millie’s Pancake Haus

TUCSON, AZ

Mariscos Chihuahua - Grilled Shrimp
Mariscos Chihuahua

TUCSON, AZ

Gus Balon’s - Breakfast Burger
Gus Balon’s

TUCSON, AZ

El Torero - Topopo Salad
El Torero

TUCSON, AZ

Plastic tray holds a variety of fruits sprinkled with pepper.
Juice N Fruit

TUCSON, AZ

El Manantial

TUCSON, AZ

Flour tortillas sandwich melted cheese and carne asada
El Indio

TUCSON, AZ

Mother Hubbard’s Cafe

TUCSON, AZ

Le Cave’s

TUCSON, AZ

Lerua’s Fine Mexican Food

TUCSON, AZ

Hub Ice Cream Factory

TUCSON, AZ

Boca Tacos Y Tequila

TUCSON, AZ

The Little One

TUCSON, AZ

Broad partitioned plate holds tortilla chips topped with chile and cheese, plus scrambled eggs and refried beans.
Tania’s 33

TUCSON, AZ

5 Points Market & Restaurant

TUCSON, AZ

Barrio Bread

TUCSON, AZ

Tacos Apson

TUCSON, AZ

Tall Mexican topopo salad features plenty of carne seca.
El Charro

TUCSON, AZ

Bread & Butter Cafe

TUCSON, AZ

Café Poca Cosa - Tamale Pie
Café Poca Cosa

TUCSON, AZ

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Tall Mexican topopo salad features plenty of carne seca.

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Garlic Puree

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Green Enchilada Sauce

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