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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%
  • Average9%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible17%
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“pasta” (28 reviews)
“shrimp” (4 reviews)
“italian food” (23 reviews)
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2261 E Frontage Rd, Tubac, AZ 85646-9997
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Reviewed 4 days ago

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 1 week ago

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 2 weeks ago via mobile

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

Thank bajaarizonat
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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

1  Thank FOURACES2132
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Food is very good, service attentive. Love the quirky decorations, aprons on the ceiling, nice lighting and good dinner music. Pass on the house chardonnay.

Thank maremart
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went for dinner. Service and food was great. Nice atmosphere. Wine selection was also very good and the whole dinner was worth it.

Thank Darrelweb
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Off the beaten path of Tubac AZ, just outside of the village, is Melios. BUSY!!!!! Food was well prepared and very reasonable. Nice atmosphere.

Thank Angela L
Reviewed February 10, 2018 via mobile

Thought pizza was supposed to be good. That is what i was told. I am quite fussy as i come from NYC and authentic Italians making pizza. Tasteless and not italian style by any means.

1  Thank Maryball27
Reviewed February 1, 2018

I have been to Melio’s many times with my golfing friends. My wife had never dined there. We had a wonderful dinner, starting with the special salad, an arugula with shaved cheese and mushrooms. I lucked out-I love eggplant parmigiana, which was one of the...More

Thank David O
Reviewed December 13, 2017

The food is good. But if you want anything added or left out of a dish; you will be met with "This is the way it comes." If you show up with out a reservation; its the end of the world for the owner or...More

2  Thank kadllc2016
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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
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, 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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