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Rosa's Mexican Food

1750 E Fort Lowell Rd Ste 164, Tucson, AZ 85719-2300
(520) 325-0362
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Ranked #244 of 1,688 Restaurants in Tucson
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Cuisines: Mexican, Californian
Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
Most recent review
- Aug 14, 2014
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Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

My son and grandson and I went to Rosas while they were visiting in Tucson. They ate at Rosas frequently when they lived in Tucson before they moved to Georgia. My son was looking forward to eating great Mexican food which is not available in Georgia. He and I were horribly disappointed. The food was poorly prepared and fictitious! I... More

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Tucson, Arizona
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

We had a late lunch at Rosa's. The chips & salsa were excellent, but the guacamole was bland and almost runny ... a very processed taste & consistency. We had three soft chicken tacos that were good, and the #5 combo with a beef taco, beef tamale, cheese enchilada & refried beans and rice that was excellent --- very tasty!... More

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Tucson, AZ
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84 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

This has been a favorite of my family for many years. The food is consistently good. There is sometimes a bit of a wait to get in but we have always had a good meal there. It may not be the best Mexican restaurant but it has been a local favorite for many years. My family has always enjoyed having... More

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Ellettsville, Indiana
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41 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

Tried this location near our hotel because it had been in business since the 1970's. The selections were good and reasonable prices. Our choices were not too spicy and appealed to our tastes. Wait staff were attentive.

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Pinetop-Lakeside, Arizona
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46 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

I felt like the food is adjusted to meet the taste of the tourists and was not authentic. Prices are too high for the area but service was descent.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

The service is prompt and friendly. The carne asada tacos were fresh and super favorable. My friend ordered the carne seca chimichanga which was delicious. The beans and rice ($4.00) extra charge fell flat! The beans are runny and did not taste fresh, and the rice was well overcooked and lacked flavor. The margaritas were superb! In short... Go eat... More

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North Bay
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

We always stop in at Rosa's when in Tucson. This is perhaps the best meal we had there. Possible because of the time (4:00 p.m.). Our waiter was friendly and made some good suggestions. My tamales were the best ever/

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

Just been to this wonderful Mexican restaurant visiting from Scotland. The chicken tacos were to die for as was the virgin strawberry margarita! Fabulous, friendly staff!

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Tucson, Arizona
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

I've been going to Rosa's for over a decade now. I'm never let down by the food or service. Great tacos, burros and awesome red enchiladas!!

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Corona Del Mar, CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

The tacos are amazing. Lots of food at a good price. Nachos - excellent Flan - The best We will be back next year and drooling about the tacos!!

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