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Shelby's Bistro

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19 Tubac Rd, Tubac, AZ 85640
520-398-8075
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11:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Sun - Tue 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wed - Sat 11:00 am - 8:30 pm
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Belfast, Maine
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

we really enjoyed our experience at Shelby Bistro. friendly service. Our waiter was so helpful in making a selection of a new kind of food for us. We are visiting the US from France and the food was surprisingly excellent and our plates were full. We were sitting outside on the charming patio and the view of the mountains was... More 

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Baldwinsville, New York
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I come here every year and it is always great service and consistent awesome food! This is a must stop for foodie's. Anthony the owner has been a part of the community for a long time and continues to deliver a great experience to this little gem with in Tubac, AZ. Try it out and become a fan!

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Thank Specialtyfoodman
Phoenix, Arizona
2 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The food at Shelby's is good! The views are great outside. Nice atmosphere. Hard to find but worth the extra time. Will return.

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Thank Traveler85018
Tucson, Arizona
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Outstanding! I recently dined at Shelby's while I was in Arizona visiting, and it was wonderful. As soon as we arrived we were greeted by our lovely waitress and seated. I ordered the Amelia spicy burger, which was perfectly cooked and outstandingly delicious, it looked beautiful too. All my friends dining with me were just as pleased as I was... More 

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Tubac, Arizona
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

great experience. good service, great food. tyr the pinea rosa, or the ribs. wine selection is excellent.

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Thank larryrf8
Tucson, Arizona
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family and I ended up at Shelby's bistro after A fun day in Tubac. We were tired but the food energized us and we ended up ordering dessert and loved every little bit of it. The service was top-notch. The ambience was perfect. Just what we needed. Go try it you won't be disappointed.

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Thank WaverinTucson
Shelbyville, Indiana
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food was bad. Tasted bland. Price was high. Service was the worst. Couldn't even get a refill on my iced tea.

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Thank bassett456
anthony t, Owner at Shelby's Bistro, responded to this review

We strive to have consistently great food and service. We are taking every step to ensure a more positive experience for our guests. Thank you very much for taking the time and effort to let us know that we could do better More 

Bridgewater, New Jersey
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Shelby's is an attractive and friendly establishment. The staff was welcoming and helpful. During the summer, the slow season in Tubac, the bottles of wine are half-price. So right from the start, we saved $18 on an Italian Pinot Grigio. My wife ordered the salmon special of the day, and I had the penne with shrimp with capers, olives, and... More 

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Thank Bowlby324
Green Valley, Arizona
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we visited the Tubac Christmas Festival of Lights, stayed through the evening hours. Bistro offered just the right amount of nourishment we were looking fo.

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Ahwatukee, Arizona, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is always nice traveling north from southern Arizona and approaching Tubac around lunch time. Tubac has a nice assortment of excellent restaurants, but my thoughts were that a cheeseburger at Shelby’s Bistro would be nice, so off the frontage road I went. During season Tubac restaurants can be very crowded, especially on the weekends. During the Dog Days of... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$12 - $12
Cuisine
American, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Scenic view
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 Tubac Rd, Tubac, AZ 85640
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Tubac
  • Phone Number: 520-398-8075

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?