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7895 E. Broadway, Tucson, AZ 85710
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Ranked #419 of 1,709 Restaurants in Tucson
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Sat - Sun 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Greek, Italian
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Special occasions
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
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English first
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

The food was hot, but no better than I make for my family at home. At $20 per person, it's just not worth it, in my opinion. I was also disappointed that the bread was just a small rather stale loaf and not the homemade garlic rolls I've come to love in other small Italian restaurants.

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Tucson, Arizona
13 reviews 13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

I had heard wonderful things about this place and thought I would take my cousin, who is from out of town here for dinner. I love Italian food and since moving to Tucson a few weeks ago, I was looking forward to finding a nice Italian place. The restaurant was easy to find with plenty of parking. The atmosphere was... More 

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32 reviews 32 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

Five of us for dinner, all ordering different dishes and all very satisfied with the food. The service was very good and one of the best favorable points for us was the ability for all of us to talk. So many of the Tucson restaurants do NOT allow you to do that these days with the closeness of tables and... More 

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Boulder, Colorado
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276 reviews 276 reviews
212 restaurant reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014 via mobile

Came in for a late lunch. The service was good and the prices were reasonable. Had the soup of the day which was similar to Italian wedding soup, Very flavorful. The salads were fresh and the dressing was very good. Great Italian restaurant would visit again.

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Ridgefield, Connecticut
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330 reviews 330 reviews
229 restaurant reviews
89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

Nice staff here. Very polite and helpful. Italian food, including the traditional dishes you grew up with, and then some. Tasty. Reasonable. And no signs of disinfectant spray (see other reviews)!

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1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2013 via mobile

Some of the best italian food I have ever had! However the busboy continualy sprayed tables with some foul disinfectent spray. He bussed three tables around us spraying foul chemicals into the air each time. This happened EVEN after complaing. As a result our dinner was unfinished. It was painful not to finish this delicious dinner as a result of... More 

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Decorah, Iowa
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222 reviews 222 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
104 helpful votes 104 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2013

We went to this "Greco/Italian" restaurant with friends and were pleasantly surprised. The salad with their signature feta dressing was out of this world (one of the best I've ever had). The special - a scallop with pasta of choice was delicious as was the veal special taken by another guest. Dessert was terrific and the service was splendid. I... More 

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cochise county
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157 reviews 157 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2013

For the past 7 years my Wife and I have been searching for the perfect Italian restaurant. Something akin to the North End of Boston; Federal Hill in Providence or the little politically hooked up places in the Italian sections of New England neighborhoods where they answer the phone "Whaddya ya want?" I didn't call the restaurant so I don't... More 

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Methuen, MA
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59 reviews 59 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2013

I was staying up in Marana and went from Tucson center back up to my hotel for about one hour then left to meet a friend at this restaurant. Due to the commuting timeframe, it took about 45 mins as it is in Eastern Tucson and one hits red lights at this time just about every 1.5 blocks. I didn't... More 

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1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2012

My husband and I went to Dolce Vita last night for dinner. We live in Benson but the trip was totally worth it! What a great Italian restaurant! Beautiful interior, delicious food, perfect timing between an appetizer, salad and main course, friendly staff. I had portobello stuffed ravioli, my husband had veal marsala . Our server David was very nice... More 

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Additional Information about Dolce Vita

Address: 7895 E. Broadway, Tucson, AZ 85710
Phone Number: 520-298-3700
Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Tucson
Open Hours:
Sunday 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Greek, Italian

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