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Magpies Gourmet Pizzas

605 N 4th Ave, Tucson, AZ 85705-8447 (West University)
520- 628-1661
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Ranked #307 of 1,684 restaurants in Tucson
Price range: $21 - $30
Cuisines: Pizza
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Good for: Families with children, Large groups
Dining options: Delivery
Neighborhood: West University
Description: Voted Best Pizza in Tucson 20 Years in a Row. Locally owned and operated in Tucson since 1989. Everything is made fresh to order from the finest highest quality ingredients. Serve fantastic pizza, salads, calzones, desserts, sandwiches. We serve over 40 topping, dough choices include, wheat, regular, sour dough, and herb & cheese. Our special signature sauce is made from the finest Stanislause stewed tomatoes, fresh garlic and fresh herbs. We use only real highest grade Mozzarella, grated fresh everyday. Dough is made with real yeast and extra virgin olive oil.
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English first
Scottsdale, Arizona
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

We ate at the 4th Ave. location, nice little place. We split a calzone & it was MORE than enough for each of us. Server was attentive, only drawback was LOUD Sports TVs! Would definitely return

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Tucson, Arizona
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

Took family for pizza night and it was perfect, the family loved the pizza. The atmosphere was very relaxing. Best pizza in town.

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cochise county
Top Contributor
142 reviews 142 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

Friday, May 9, before a 'Cats game. I thought the worst for wait and seating. WRONG! Place was empty. In fact, there was more Staff at one point than patrons. So we were quickly seated at the bar and drink orders taken. Their beer and ale list is a bit out of date and the Bar person will be the... More

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Tucson, Arizona
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

This will be our last attempt at Broadway/Houghton location. Order two pizzia's arrived 20 minutes later to be told one was ready and the other had not gone into the oven yet. Had to stand and wait, no I'm sorry, or offer as to way it was not ready. By the time I got them home the crust was doughy... More

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2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

We are not from here so we decided to take a look to the reviews and they say it was really good. We ordered chicken wings, they were burned. A greek salad that was made with the cheapest ingredientes ever, starting from the vinaigrette you could smell the heinz vinagre from it, no calamata olives and a very very poor... More

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Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

Tried Magpie's after a local recommended we try a restaurant on 4th Ave. We parked and saw Magpies and figured we would give it a try. We sat outside and it was absolutely wonderful! We both had the Magpie pizza and it was delicious. The ambiance was great, as we were right by the sidewalk and could people watch. It's... More

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Pacific Northwest
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25 reviews 25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

A friendly place with good pizza and cold beer! You can watch your pizza being and the dough being shaped and thrown. Sit at the outside bar and the people watching is fantastic.

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Montreal, Canada
Top Contributor
103 reviews 103 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

This is not a romantic or quiet place. It is definitely busy and tend to be noisy. It is a young, active and fun university type of crowd in general and, I am sure, we brought the average age up.....But the important thing is: the pizza was good. We were tired from all the miles covered that day, wanted something... More

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Anchorage ak
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39 reviews 39 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2013

We enjoyed the pizza well enough, the crust was cardboard like and bland. We were surprised to be charged for water. And the bathroom was hideous. I thought I was in the USA, but suddenly felt like I was in a third world country. If I had used the bathroom before I ate, I would have walked out.

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Dallas, Texas
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15 reviews 15 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2013

Nice, relaxed atmosphere in the "funky fun" 4th Avenue district of Tucson. We had a pizza and a calzone which were some of the best. Excellent service, very courteous staff.

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