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Frog & Firkin

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American, Brew Pub, Pizza, Sandwiches
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874 E. University Blvd., Tucson, AZ 85719
520-623-7507
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11:00 am - 1:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Dining options: Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Outdoor Seating
Description: Best Patio in Tucson right down the street from the University of...
Best Patio in Tucson right down the street from the University of Arizona's main gates! Our menu offers Pizza, Sandwiches, Burgers & Salads.. a little bit for every appetite! Beer connoissur??... We have 26 beers on draft and over 150 import and domestic bottles!! Looking to watch a big game?.. We have 22 big screen TV's on our patio, inside our restaurant and all around the bar!! Cozy indoor dining as well as patio dining. Families are encouraged and welcomed! Childrens menus and free balloons!!
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    Very good
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great Food and Atmosphere, Large Beer Selection

Stopped by Frog & Firken for dinner one night. They had a great beer selection and the food was very good. I had the fish and chips, definitely good. I also had a fresh cookie/ice cream for desert, which was amazing! I would recommend sharing the cookie as it was much larger than I needed. I... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 1, 2015
Jordan S
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Fargo, North Dakota
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English first
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48 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

I had the smoked cheese hamburger with fries, the wife enjoyed the fish and chips. Both plates were terrific. The Hamburger could be compared to my overall favorite burgers from Red Robin. We saw people order their pizza's and we decided to order that next time. Oh yeah, we are coming back soon. Service was great and enjoyed a table... More 

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Tucson, Arizona
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

Great food and selection of beer. They have over 130 selections of beer. Large screen Televisions to watch sports. Location is central by the University of Arizona. Great pizza and excellent service. Friendly staff.

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Emmetsburg, Iowa
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72 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 via mobile

Server = Excellent! Food = Excellent! Atmosphere = Excellent! I'm dreaming of going back! We sat outside and enjoyed the weather and community atmosphere. The drinks were delicious also! Definitely a must-stop if you're in Tucson AZ!

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Fargo, North Dakota
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88 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

Stopped by Frog & Firken for dinner one night. They had a great beer selection and the food was very good. I had the fish and chips, definitely good. I also had a fresh cookie/ice cream for desert, which was amazing! I would recommend sharing the cookie as it was much larger than I needed. I will be back next... More 

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Tucson, Arizona
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29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

Stopped by there today after a local rugby match for the "afters". My wife and I are a bit too old for this university hangout. Very loud music, the place was not at all clean, and although the bartender was mostly friendly, he was not very efficient. He was fast, actually too fast. I ordered a Guinness, and it was... More 

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Osage Beach, United States
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70 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

Had lunch on the outside patio on a warm, sunny Tucson Winter Day. This and other restaurants are next to the Arizona Campus. Great lunch. Nice scenery, i.e. coeds. Menu had a lot of variety.

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28 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

Only had the food a couple times, and it was average to good. It's a great atmosphere, in and out, and offers a nice variety of drinks and beer.

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nanoose bay, bc
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92 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

I loved the sidewalk seating at night with the outdoor heaters. Busy-younger crowd. I think I just did not like what I ordered. It was a huge pizza for the price, I just did not like the sauce. Still, I would return for a late dinner and try something else another time.

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Southern California
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142 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

We tried the Frog & Firkin for dinner. We sat outside but we had to move inside when it began to rain. Our server (Shannon) helped us move out food and drinks inside. The Chicken sandwich was moist and flavorful as was the hamburger. The beer and wine was appropriately cold.

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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19 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Can't go wrong with this place. Food is great, wonderful beer choices and awesome patio. Pizza is my favorite to split. Great spud appetizers to share as well. You will love this place.

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Additional Information about Frog & Firkin

Address: 874 E. University Blvd., Tucson, AZ 85719
Phone Number: 520-623-7507
Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Tucson
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Monday 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Tuesday 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Wednesday 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Thursday 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Friday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Average Prices: USD 7 - 10
Cuisine: American, Brew Pub, Pizza, Sandwiches

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 874 E. University Blvd., Tucson, AZ 85719
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Tucson
  • Phone Number: 520-623-7507

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 7 - 10
  • Price Range: $
  • Cuisine: American, Brew Pub, Pizza, Sandwiches

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children

Description

Best Patio in Tucson right down the street from the University of Arizona's main gates! Our menu offers Pizza, Sandwiches, Burgers & Salads.. a little bit for every appetite! Beer connoissur??... We have 26 beers on draft and over 150 import and domestic bottles!! Looking to watch a big game?.. We have 22 big screen TV's on our patio, inside our restaurant and all around the bar!! Cozy indoor dining as well as patio dining. Families are encouraged and welcomed! Childrens menus and free balloons!!
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 2:00 am

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?