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4907 South Highway 92, Sierra Vista, AZ 85650
(520) 378-4645
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Ranked #3 of 117 Restaurants in Sierra Vista
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $20 - $30
Hours:
Tue - Sat 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cuisines: American, Continental
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Restaurant details
Good for: Special occasions
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Dessert
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Tucson, Arizona
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

Outside Inn has been a hidden jewel in Sierra Vista for many years. I've had business lunches, friends lunches, and romantic dinners at Outside Inn many times. It's in my opinion the best restaurant in town. I love the chef salad, cobb salad, and too many of the sandwiches to list. The monte cristo is out of this world! Although... More 

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sunnygirlArizona, Owner at Outside Inn, responded to this review

Thank you very much for this wonderful review. We really appreciate the kind words. We always suggest to people that they make a reservation if they think they are coming. Being so small has advantages, but it also comes with disadvantages as well. For your information, the kitchen will stay open later if we have guests waiting at our normal... More 

Contributor
15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

My wife and I attended a farewell/thank you dinner for the retiring choir director from out church at the Outside Inn. This is probably the fourth time we've eaten there, and we have never had any complaints. Others in town have said the food is hit-and-miss. I have to agree. This time around I had the Shrimp Carbonara. The portion... More 

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Sierra Vista, Arizona
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22 reviews 22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

I've been to Outside Inn for lunch and dinner several times. The service is always outstanding and the food is superb. This is one of the nicest, if not the nicest, restaurant in Sierra Vista. The wine and beer list is well organized. They have a nice selection of both, and also have a full bar. The menu is broken... More 

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Carbondale, PA
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26 reviews 26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

This restaurant is sooo charming and the food delightful! We were quite pleased! This was our first time here and couldn't be happier. My husband said the clam chowder was the best he ever had and has had it in Cape Cod, but didn't compare. The service was excellent also. We will definitely return to this restaurant the next time... More 

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Yuma, Arizona
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19 reviews 19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

This little place was recommended to us by the good folks at Lazy Dog Ranch and it did not disappoint. The food was great and the service was terrific.

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Sierra Vista, Arizona
Top Contributor
56 reviews 56 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

We normally go to the Outside Inn for birthdays, anniversaries and other special occasions. Every meal that we have there is special, with host David Bain taking such excellent care of us! This meal was no exception; it was a dinner for one of our special friends. The food was truly exceptional, as was the service (thank you Sonja).

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Columbia, Missouri
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334 reviews 334 reviews
192 restaurant reviews
195 helpful votes 195 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

I hadn't been to the Outside Inn for 5 or 6 years. Memories of good food and service enticed me in for lunch. It was even better than I had recalled. I had salmon with a cream sauce that truly was one of the best I've ever tasted. The salad and house dressing were excellent. Then came the dessert tray... More 

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We chose this place for our anniversary dinner because other reviewers raved about the food. When I called ahead to make a reservation I told them this was our anniversary. Most nice places will acknowledge a special occasion. While we loved the food, it was quite disappointing that no one even said "happy anniversary", much less the usual token cupcake... More 

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Sierra Vista, Arizona
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32 reviews 32 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

A family owned restaurant, the Outside Inn has graced our town for over twenty years. In our small small desert town, the Bains family always deliver an eclectic menu, superb cooking, an impressive wine cellar and a comfortable ambience. They pride themselves on using fresh ingredients. The diverse offerings will normally include very creative salads, game, a southwest entire, a... More 

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Sierra Vista, AZ
Top Contributor
80 reviews 80 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

This one of a kind small place has wonderful lunches and gourmet dinners. Servers make you feel special as your taste buds delight in special dishes. Reservations are recommended as it is limited in seating.

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Additional Information about Outside Inn

Address: 4907 South Highway 92, Sierra Vista, AZ 85650
Phone Number: (520) 378-4645
Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Sierra Vista
Open Hours:
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 20 - 30
Cuisine: American, Continental

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