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Caffe Luce

West University
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943 E University Blvd Ste 191, Tucson, AZ 85719-5084
(520) 207-5504
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Mon - Fri 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016

When I moved back to Tucson from Washington state, I was in search of a great cup of coffee. This is it. Smooth, rich coffees locally roasted. This has become a daily habit and I have never been disappointed.

1 Thank SpokanePamS
Novi Sad, Serbia
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34 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016 via mobile

One of my favorite coffee drinks. And these very friendly people make it really good for a budget price. Went there more than once and I would recommend it. Also to take a seat and enjoy in the environment since it has a high ceeling and lots of space and wifi.

Thank trecakov
Tucson, Arizona
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18 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2016 via mobile

It is 7:04 am, they see me standing outside, and they don't acknowledge me are now ignoring me as they load the tables outside, no greeting, apology, nada. Customer service and interaction are key folks...try to shop local, going elsewhere

Thank azwildcatfans
Phoenix, Arizona
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24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2015 via mobile

Caffé Lucé is the best place to go to if you're a true coffee lover, not to mention a big fan of customer service! Not only is the staff warm and friendly, but the coffee is consistently the best coffee I have every time I go. You can come for family time, friend hangouts, or even a solo study session.... More 

Thank Amanda R
Tucson, Arizona
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2015

Yes, I think Caffe Luce has the best chai on campus. It's so good, hot or iced! The coffee is great as well and you can usually get a locally made scone or muffins or other delicious pastry. It's a great place to hang out for a change of scenery from the lab or library and do some work. I... More 

Thank CER987
Tucson, Arizona
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191 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 155 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

This location of Caffe Luce -- at 4205 North Campbell Avenue -- flies under radar. The barista told me that (almost a year ago, at least) they don't advertise. Head out for a bike ride or walk on the trail by the Rillito -- and/or stop by the Trader Joe's around the corner -- then come here to re-energize. Local... More 

Thank An0nyMs
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014 via mobile

Very much enjoyed my latte at Caffè Luce. Outstanding espresso in it and one can tell that they have a lot of passion for what they do. It shows in the high quality drinks and service.

1 Thank Lobo1981
Sedona, Arizona
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3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

Amazing coffee..really! The best I have had in Tucson. And wonderful service. Next door to Trader Joe's.

1 Thank ljaffe
Tucson, Arizona
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

I'm the kind of person who loves cafes for the work mojo, as well as the fact that I'm a coffee lover. The coffee here is great, but the only flavoured ones I've had are the mochas and the iced Mayan. The snacks are pretty decent, though a bit pricy, but the price is expected for its location right in... More 

Thank NekoPeque
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2013 via mobile

Excellent coffee. Plenty of space, good service, noisy and uncomfortable seating. The ambiance is very average, nice art and building, otherwise nothing unique. Obviously good coffee is critical, but I prefer a sit down specialty coffee shop to have great Wi-Fi, excellent ambiance to go with the obvious.

Thank Tmanzo5

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout
Open Hours
9:00 am - 7:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 943 E University Blvd Ste 191, Tucson, AZ 85719-5084
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Tucson>  > West University
  • Neighborhood: West University
  • Phone Number: (520) 207-5504

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