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AJ's Purveyor of Fine Foods

#49 of 1,546 Restaurants in Tucson
Certificate of Excellence
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2805 E Skyline Dr, Shops at Encantada, Tucson, AZ 85718-3051
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Tucson, Arizona
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27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed December 14, 2015

This is such a great market. Great pastries and sushi! Love all the prepared gourmet items and the wide selection of gourmet foods. Love their selection of premium Arizona wines too.

Thank LisaCallaghan
Antioch, Illinois, USA
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135 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed November 11, 2015

Gorgeous produce. Interesting spices, jellies, etc. Beautiful meat and seafood. Wonderful wine section + tasting area. Hot items, wood-grilled pizza. Tempting bakery items. Coffee bar. --even greeting cards! Everything looks delicious as well as beautifully displayed.

Thank 91paulkat
Tucson, Arizona
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49 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed October 26, 2015

First, AJ's is a supermarket, not a restaurant, but I love the lively atmosphere, friendly folks and their extensive deli selection. At AJ's, you can choose from soups, a salad bar, extensive other salads, pastries and sandwiches. I'm a fan of their chicken salad sandwich with pesto pasta salad, pickle spear and chocolate square (the former and latter come with... More 

Thank David P
Tucson, Arizona
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed October 26, 2015

This is a grocery store with a full scale deli counter that includes pizza (very good), a bakery (very good) and numerous prepared dishes that varies from day to day (all very good)

Thank trishntucson
Green Valley, Arizona
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140 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed October 25, 2015 via mobile

We come to this location at least 2 times a month and partake in their various food bars. They have wonderful menu items to chose from and The Pizza is excellent. The salad bar is outstanding. A great variety of food and beverages. You won't be disappointed in your visit to this great place.

Thank Dan C
Penllyn, Pennsylvania
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99 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed October 25, 2015

You can get everything here, and very fresh when that is an issue, but do bring a trainload of money. Fun to shop here occasionally.

Thank job l
Boston, Massachusetts
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28 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed October 21, 2015

I visited here from the hotel I was staying at to pick up some sushi for dinner. There are number of good premade options (premade in-store) as well as made-to-order options which you can place directly with the sushi chefs. I had shrimp and rainbow roll sushi, and found it to be very good at a reasonable price considering the... More 

Thank EvoUSA
Louisville, Kentucky
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156 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed September 16, 2015 via mobile

The bell captain at Westin LaPaloma recommended my wife and I search AJ's as I was looking for a good deli, fresh sushi, wine and Tequila. The selections aren't value priced, but high quality food and great selection of spirits, wine and Tequila and sales associates are extremely knowledgeable and assisted in making selections simple. Sushi chef prepared my order... More 

Thank Kenneth W
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25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed September 13, 2015

Freshly made food to go or eat in the patio. I had FRESH batter fried Cod that was excellent. Wide variety of hot and cold dishes prepared from scratch. Great selection of speciality groceries and many other items.

Thank windmillnebraska
Tucson, Arizona
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30 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed September 1, 2015

Love this store! It's the best market in Tucson - and my "go to" choice when planning a party or special meal.

Thank 2TucsonTrvls

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Sushi, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2805 E Skyline Dr, Shops at Encantada, Tucson, AZ 85718-3051
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Tucson
  • Phone Number: 520-232-6340

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