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Pinnacle Peak

6541 E Tanque Verde Rd, Ste 40, Tucson, AZ 85715-3890
+1 520-296-0911
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Ranked #113 of 1,682 Restaurants in Tucson
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $1 - $20
Hours:
Mon - Fri 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat - Sun 4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: American, Barbecue, Steakhouse, Californian
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Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Special occasions
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: We invite you to come in and get a taste of the Old West at Tucson's original cowboy steakhouse. Enjoy world famous mesquite grilled Cowboy steaks, ribs, chicken or fish in a relaxed and authentic western atmosphere. We offer an exceptional dining experience with uncompromised food, service, and the friendliest staff to be found anywhere. Be sure to stop by the Silver Dollar Saloon and enjoy your favorite beer or cocktail! Located in the heart of Trail Dust Town, your group will be entertained by all we have to offer. For quality service and value, Pinnacle Peak has been a family tradition in the Arizona Territory for over 50 years. Pinnacle Peak would be pleased to host your group. We can accommodate groups ranging in size from 20 to 100 persons. We can cater to many special needs as well as a set menu, selections from our regular menu, a full hosted bar or cash bar. Whatever your needs are, Pinnacle Peak can assist you! We hope to see you in the near future, but remember, NO TIES ALLOWED!!
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Tucson, Arizona
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Pinnacle Peak is part of a Tucson tourist attraction that is designed to be like the Old West in 1870 or so. It is a large, primarily steak house restaurant that also serves a good BBQ half chicken and a variety of appetizers. The steaks and ribs are usually pretty good and the prices are on the low range for... More

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Stamford, Connecticut
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014 via mobile

Come for the food, stay for the show. It is a fun restaurant with good food in a really fun old west town. There is something for everyone.

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Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

This place is a novelty. The food is good. I had the ribs and a salad. However, this is a place to go with groups and with the expectation to be entertained. Tie-wearers are labeled as "law breakers" and have their neckwear cutoff by their server and stapled to the wall or hung from the ceiling. We had about 35... More

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Tucson, AZ
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18 reviews 18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Pinnacle Peak is one of Tucson's great traditions. Yes it's noisy, yes it's a little hokey, but the steaks are still great, and the prices are still within reason. It's our "go to" cowboy steak house for visitors.

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Wood Dale, Illinois
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17 reviews 17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

This has been a must stop on several of my Tucson visits, especially with kids. Our most recent visit was very special. Thank you Johnny B.! The service at the steakhouse wasn't outstanding, but the food was good and a good value. Kids REALLY enjoyed the stunt show and the train ride was goofy but amusing. Only regret was that... More

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tucson az
Top Contributor
73 reviews 73 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

Pinnacle Peak Steakhouse opened in Tucson in 1967 and has been the star attraction at Trail Dust Town ever since. Tip--this is not a place to bring your vegetarian friends. The specialty is steak, cooked by cowboys, over open mesquite wood fires--the only way to cook it. They also offer chicken and pork ribs, and grilled seafood. Your steak will... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Visiting from NM Deming. Wife , daughter and myself. Service was fast and friendly . Also had a chance to see the Gun fight that was great. Had A BLAST!!!!! Can't wait to next visit. We will be back. :)

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Tuscaloosa
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19 reviews 19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

Great steak....HUGE servings! The tie cutting is a bit cheesy but kids love it. Make sure to see one of the shows.

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Phoenix, Arizona
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

Great tasting steaks from medium to really large, cooked just right. Sides of cowboy beans, texas toast, salads (& others) are terrific too! Beer is cold too.

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Norwich
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34 reviews 34 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Great atmosphere but do not wear your best tie! My advice is that if you want a steak it is worth a visit, but the rest of the menu is pretty average. I had the burger which was ok by my standards but compared to some of the burgers I have had in the US it was very average. Cannot... More

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Additional Information about Pinnacle Peak

Address: 6541 E Tanque Verde Rd, Ste 40, Tucson, AZ 85715-3890
Phone Number: +1 520-296-0911
Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Tucson
Open Hours:
Sunday 4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 1 - 20
Cuisine: American, Barbecue, Steakhouse, Californian

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