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621 N 4th Ave, Tucson, AZ 85705-8447 (West University)
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Ranked #76 of 1,684 restaurants in Tucson
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: American, Coffee Shop, Eclectic
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Good for: Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
Neighborhood: West University
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75 reviews from our community

84% Recommend
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English first
Port Townsend, WA
Top Contributor
57 reviews 57 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Spinach salad was fantastic. Service was thoughtful as I warned them that I needed a grilled vegie sandwich to go but that I didn't want prepared too soon as it is supposed to be served hot. The timing was great and the sandwich and drink was wrapped and delivered to our table about the time we finished our salads. When... More

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Tucson, Arizona
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21 reviews 21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

If you are cruising 4th Ave either during the day or out at the bars at night you need to stop by the B-line Cafe for dessert. And by dessert I mean the holy grail that is the Strawberry/Mango Pie! Have them warm it up for you and do not plan to share...it's so good you won't want too!

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95 reviews 95 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

We enjoyed dinner here last night, the food was great but it was a little pricey. They have a great dessert selection. The atmosphere is really fun too.

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Tucson, Arizona
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108 reviews 108 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

We stopped for breakfast about 9:00AM. The line really started after we sat down. There aren't a lot of tables so Dinner would be another problem for them. The breakfast was good except for the Canadian Bacon. It was paper thin, dried out, and unappealing. The potatoes were too done and dried out. The eggs and toast was good. We... More

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335 reviews 335 reviews
186 restaurant reviews
183 helpful votes 183 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

We were just wandering in the Fourth Avenue area of Tucson playing tourist. Fourth Avenue is a bit similar to some areas in San Francisco and old Sausalito from the late 60s & early 70s, funky shops and restaurants and is actually a pretty cool place for 2014. We decided to have lunch as we wandered along. There were several... More

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Sudbury, Massachusetts
12 reviews 12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

Very friendly people and good food, casual atmosphere. Definitely try it if your in the area! Salsa is hot, guacamole is fresh. Desserts awesome!

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Top Contributor
58 reviews 58 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

This place was one of Rachel Rays favs so we have it a whirl. Full of college kids on a weeknight. Good sign. I had a burrito and wife had a salad. Got dessert for the road. Nice! Eccentric place. Give it a try!

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

This is a very fun, small restaurant with fabulous desserts! They also have a varied menu and serve beer and wine. It is a very friendly place and during our 2 visits it was bustling. Much more a local place than a touristy one!

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37 reviews 37 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014

We are only in town for a short while and the B Line was a MUST on our places to stop and eat. We've been coming here for a few years. The seasonal soup is always fantastic. I always get the fish tacos for dinner and for lunch, the tuna salad sandwich or black bean burger. My husband can never... More

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Tucson, Arizona
13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2014

I've been coming to the B-Line for the last 3 years, since I moved to Tucson. Hands down the best desserts in town, and the fish tacos are also amazing. Excited about the new outdoor patio! Great location on the north end of 4th Ave.

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