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Shot in the Dark Cafe - CLOSED

121 E Broadway Blvd, Tucson, AZ 85701-2011
520-882-5544
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  • English first
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English first
Colorado
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131 reviews 131 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

We wound up in downtown Tucson the other night and it was ten or eleven and we wanted a small bite, maybe a fish taco. Unfortunately, the places we checked had already closed the kitchen but a bartender at the Congress Hotel sent us to the Shot in the Dark. It is a small older building and seemed more like... More

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1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2012 via mobile

Great people, great food, and bestof all fantastic coffee. It's the best place to hang out downtown with a great urban feel

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Santa Barbara, California
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2012

Shot In The Dark Cafe is the best place to go if you're looking for a chill atmosphere with comfortable seating, artsy decor, and occasional entertainment. The staff have always been friendly, helpful, and interesting to talk to. They care about their business, and they know their stuff. The meals are excellently priced and delicious. My choice is usually the... More

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Sonoma, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2011

there are homeless people and thieves who hang out there for the free computer use. my phone was stolen and i was continually harassed be weirdos. go there at your own risk

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Tucson, Arizona
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2011

This morning I got the worst attitude with the guy that has the handle bar mustache. What an a hole! I ordered a triple espresso on ice to go and asked nicely " if it could be put in a large cup". He said in an irritable way "NO!". I insntantly wanted to walk out at that moment but figured... More

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Tucson
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2010

Open 24/7 every day of the year... They consistently have very good food and coffee and if you happen to be a smoker, have a screened in smoking room just for you. Have just put in new booths and always have some new interesting art work on their walls.

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Tucson, Arizona
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65 reviews 65 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2008

dirty. gross. too grunge for me.

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Additional Information about Shot in the Dark Cafe

Address: 121 E Broadway Blvd, Tucson, AZ 85701-2011
Phone Number: 520-882-5544
Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Tucson
Average Prices: USD 4 - 10
Cuisine: Coffee Shop

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