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Little Cafe Poca Cosa

151 N. Stone Ave., No Phone, Open M-F 7:30 Am Until 2:30 Pm, Cash Only, Tucson, AZ 85701 (El Presidio)
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Tucson, Arizona
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014 NEW

We have been eating at Little Poca Cosa now The Little One for 13 years. We ate there yesterday. We arrived at 1:15 pm. All outdoor seating was taken. We found a table for 4 inside. When I saw the name change I was concerned that the ownership changed. What a relief to see Sandra! When you decide on The... More

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Savannah GA
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134 reviews 134 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014 NEW

BLUF: home cooking, done better than most of us could manage. Their new name is "The Little One", same owner, same food..just different name. The Huevos Rancheros were some of the best I've had around. Perfectly done eggs with a delicious salsa and salad and fresh fruit and Pinto's and warm corn Tortilla's...quite a spread for around $8. The service... More

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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

Little Cafe Poca Cosa is the best Mexican Cuisine in Tucson. It's not traditional Sonoran food, but an unbelievable breakfast & lunch spot. Any one of my family of 5 drive out of our way to go downtown @ least 2X per week. You go for the food, but partake in an entire experience. Sandra is a wonderful chef, who... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

Food was average, nothing special. More of serving finger food and paying full price meals. I guess it's still a trend for the college students to pay $$ for food that won't fill you up.

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Atascadero, California
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244 reviews 244 reviews
124 restaurant reviews
124 helpful votes 124 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

Fabulous. Incredible. Wonderful. And more. Great presentation. Mole to die for. Tamale perfection. Always like home cooked or better. We love this place and want the world to know. As good as it get. Yum. Period.

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Bisbee, Arizona
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58 reviews 58 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

Too pretty to eat! Visually strong, tasty, super fresh ingredients and the owner is a riot and just someone you wanna do business with. Oh and reasonably priced, about $8. I have gone out of my way to eat there.

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13 reviews 13 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014 via mobile

I used to live in Tucson twenty years ago. When we lived here cafe Poca Cosa was our favorite restaurant. We never had little cafe Poca cosa, but the bigger restaurant was closed the week we were there. We went and the food was as good as we remembered. My kids loved it. The only thing I missed about the... More

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Tucson, Arizona
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

I eat at Little Cafe Poca Cosa every day I get a day off. I am always surprised at the freshness and the homemade quality for the value. I wish every restaurant were like this. I have in in many states and countries, but I always return to Poca Cosa because it impresses me most.

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Kent, Washington
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10 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014 via mobile

I never got a hug by the owner of a restaurant before...but that's what we got after a lunch at Little CPC. There is always a surprise choice on the menu...they pick for you. Preparation of meal was superb... Everything made with fresh ingredients. Not a big place, but they serve a very happy clientele. Owner is sister of owner... More

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29 reviews 29 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Had to go downtown for jury duty. On the bright side, it got me to eat at this little gem of a restaurant. Loved the surprise plate. You really can't go wrong with any of the choices. But know this is a cash only place so make sure you have enough before going in. Also, go early because parking is... More

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Address: 151 N. Stone Ave., No Phone, Open M-F 7:30 Am Until 2:30 Pm, Cash Only, Tucson, AZ 85701
Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Tucson>  > El Presidio
Cuisine: Mexican

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