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Carlota's - CLOSED

10420 N La Canada Dr, Oro Valley, AZ 85737-9602
+1 520-219-4560
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good42%
  • Average18%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“tacos” (2 reviews)
“chicken” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
10420 N La Canada Dr, Oro Valley, AZ 85737-9602
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Reviewed May 2, 2017

A friend recommended Carlota's to us while we were visiting in Tucson/Oro Valley, AZ recently. It was only about 15 mins. away from where we were staying so we went for a mid-afternoon meal, on a Tuesday. The first thing we noticed upon entering the...More

Thank retiredAK
Reviewed February 9, 2017

Decided to take a 25 minute drive up Oro Valley to this quaint Mexican Restaurant with a sign saying 3.00Margharita Thursday. Besides a great drink, the food was as good or better than the best of Tucson. Fabulous Pork Burrito. Fantastic Quesadilla. And our service...More

1  Thank Mark G
Reviewed January 5, 2017

Really good authentic Mexican food. Plenty for the money. Great chips and salsa as well! Had taco salad with chicken and good tacos.

Thank IowaCityProf
Reviewed December 9, 2016

Friends told us about this restaurant. It is several miles out of Tucson but worth the trip. Wonderful environment. Food is very good and a reasonable prices. The first dish was a little spicy for me(Albondigas) so they replaced it with another (Caldo de Res)....More

1  Thank drmueller07
Reviewed September 28, 2016

My wife and I started coming to Carlota’s for the Tuesday Taco Special. With the Tuesday Taco special, the prices are very reasonable with $1.00 beef or chicken tacos from 3:00pm to closing. During "happy hour" they also have $3.00 margaritas. The margaritas are very...More

Thank Swabado
Reviewed May 28, 2016 via mobile

I had lunch with a friend. It was my first time to eat in this restaurant and I really enjoyed the food and the place. We were seated right away and served with chips and salsa shortly after we sat down. I ordered beef flautas...More

Thank Ourcomments2010
Reviewed May 18, 2016

We have been going to this location for several years.It definitely has seen better times. CAn no longer recommend this restaurant.

Thank maggiez99z
Reviewed May 3, 2016

This small restaurant has a authentic setting. It is conveniently located. The service we had was good. The food seemed to be lacking flavor. It wasn't bad, the beef dish was a little dry, otherwise decent portions but nothing special.

Thank terwoj54
Reviewed April 12, 2016

Please see my review on El Molinitos (these two reviews go together). When we arrived at Carlottas we were seated right away and chips/salsa arrived along with our drink order. The waiter was very attentive and the food was excellent. Would highly recommend this restaurant.

Thank Papawiliam50
Reviewed July 9, 2015 via mobile

One of those tucked away tiny Mex restaurants with fantastic food! The prices are typical and the service is good also. I highly recommend this place,

Thank shanenz
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Restaurant Details

Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
Good for
Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10420 N La Canada Dr, Oro Valley, AZ 85737-9602
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Oro Valley
  • Phone Number: +1 520-219-4560
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