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Tubac Jack's Restaurant

$$ - $$$Mexican, American,
7 Plaza Rd, Right Inside the Entrance to Tubac, Tubac, AZ 85646-5206
+1 520-398-3161
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Overview
  • Excellent28%
  • Very good39%
  • Average23%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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“ribs” (29 reviews)
“onion rings” (13 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, American, Southwestern, Bar, International, Gastropub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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LOCATION
7 Plaza Rd, Right Inside the Entrance to Tubac, Tubac, AZ 85646-5206
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1 - 10 of 241 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We waited almost 30 minutes only to be told that they couldn’t make the meal for one person because they run out of it. We were also told that two health inspectors were present and it slowed down the kitchen. They took the appetizer off...More

Thank Ourcomments2010
Reviewed May 13, 2018

Dinner with staff. Went there on a Saterday night for the ribs but they were out of ribs which are fantastic so I had a steak that was just OK. Very fatty ribeye and over cooked for medium rare. I ordered it with beans for...More

Thank William H
Reviewed May 10, 2018

Wasn't sure what to expect here as it was empty on a Sunday. We ordered the taco salad that came in a tortilla shell also the wings and rings combo. The salad and shell were very good. The wings were tasty and the onion rings...More

Thank UKVISIT
Reviewed May 10, 2018

Lunch for two: Good sandwiches & sides. Good beer selection & margaritas. Looks like the atmosphere would be fun in the evening. Outdoor seating available.

Thank TriRidge
Reviewed April 21, 2018 via mobile

Had lunch yesterday burgers pretty good. BUT substituted onion rings for fries Wow got 3 onion rings one fairly good sized and 2 small. Very heavily breaded couldn't really taste the ONION. BUT BIGGEST SURPRISE there was a $3 add on charge for the onion...More

Thank onebigbad1
Reviewed April 19, 2018

This place may be rustic and may be run down, but it is always loaded with locals for good reason. The staff is very pleasant, and the food is freshly made right. Their house made stew is outstanding and the ribs are right. Their process...More

1  Thank Peter P
Reviewed April 16, 2018

1st time in Tubac. The aromas wafting from this restaurant was calling us to visit it. We were not disappointed. The green chili was excellent, and I had the pulled pork sandwich. It needed more BBQ sauce, which was remedied by the waiter bring a...More

Thank PenguinRob
Reviewed April 1, 2018

My husband and I stopped here for lunch and had the barbecued pork sandwiches. They were generously sized sandwiches, lukewarm, with homemade "chips" (slightly burned thin potato slices) and slaw. The beer, however, was ice-cold and refreshing. As a former Texan, I would rate this...More

Thank MamaMitzi
Reviewed March 20, 2018 via mobile

Been here several times before. Disappointed this time. Out of several items on menu and service very slow and inattentive. Sat for 10 minutes with empty glass. No waiter in sight.

Thank slsund
Reviewed March 19, 2018

It's been a while since we were here last, but nothing has changed....and that's good.The decor is genuine rustic, the service is excellent and their mussels and mushroom burger were very good. We'll see them again in the near future.

Thank BroMattAz
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$10 - $25
Cuisine
Mexican, American, Southwestern, Bar, International, Gastropub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Bar scene, Kids, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Plaza Rd, Right Inside the Entrance to Tubac, Tubac, AZ 85646-5206
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Tubac
  • Phone Number: +1 520-398-3161
Description
Tubac Jack's, one of the oldest restaurants in Tubac, has an eclectic menu of BBQ, Mexican, and worldwide favorites such as steaks, salmon, salads, burgers, pulled pork and, of course, our world famous green chili stew. Jack's has a huge patio to enjoy those beautiful southern arizona days and evenings, as well as a full dining room and bar suited for any size party. We have Johnny Bencomo playing his 18 string guitar every Friday night from 6-9, and a rotating list of bands playing on our patio every Saturday night. Jack's offers catering for parties large and small, take out, and a huge selection of craft beer and cocktails.
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