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Melio's Trattoria

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2261 E Frontage Rd, Tubac, AZ 85646-9997
+1 520-398-8494
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good22%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible16%
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“salad” (20 reviews)
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2261 E Frontage Rd, Tubac, AZ 85646-9997
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My wife and I went there for lunch on a Tuesday after sadly discovering ( Lavender’s ) our favorite restaurant had closed for good. After searching restaurants in the area we decided to try a restaurant that we hadn’t been to. Italian sounded good so...More

Thank Bob B
Reviewed 3 days ago

This restaurant does not look special from the highway. So I was amazed when I walked in and saw a whole glass dining room in the back with beautiful views. The decor was quite unique - things like hats on the ceiling. The Italian food...More

Thank jts621
Reviewed April 13, 2018 via mobile

Once again, an absolutely perfect meal served exquisitely. I had the chicken marsala, my husband had the seafood linguine. Excellent. Both meals.

1  Thank Susan N
Reviewed March 31, 2018 via mobile

Food was homemade and reasonably priced for a generous serving. I am just not used to the restaurants that don't provide a side salad. Bread serving was skimpy although homemade. We are from the East and used to a complete meal, not just the main...More

Thank mbark4950
Reviewed March 24, 2018

We were there for dinner. We did not have a reservation but the place was practically empty found a spot for us. It began to fill up about a half hour later. It was a noisy dinner with some folks behind us who had obviously...More

Thank Michael J
Reviewed March 18, 2018

So enjoyed the delightful atmosphere, succulent portions of salad and appetizers! One of the best meals we experienced while staying in Tubac.

1  Thank Annie A
Reviewed March 14, 2018

Fabulous ITALIAN food. Just a tiny, off the beaten path, just feet away from Tubac old style restaurant. Check the availability of getting in, since the owners take time away.

Thank Jackietravels1
Reviewed March 5, 2018

The restaurant was less that half full but the service was very slow and inconsistent. Had to wait for food because they said it would take longer due to the pizza orders so all food was held until they were ready. Saw the waiter very...More

1  Thank tom A
Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

Very, very good menu of Italian food. Great ambience and views. Great wines and service. Super Tubac treasure.

Thank bajaarizonat
Reviewed March 2, 2018

Horrible food and hostile, nasty service. You can't change anything on the preset menu, but the worst was that they put canned mushrooms on tough veal. Sauce was tasteless and they had the nerve to charge us $11.00 for a bowl of dry pasta. Manager...More

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March 5, 2015|
Response from Jon B | Reviewed this property |
Of course I have no idea what took place but I would call and ask to speak to the lady owner. I have always found her to be very reasonable and quite pleasant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2261 E Frontage Rd, Tubac, AZ 85646-9997
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Tubac
  • Phone Number: +1 520-398-8494
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