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Vivace Restaurant

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6440 N Campbell Ave, Tucson, AZ 85718-1302
+1 520-795-7221
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Overview
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (166 reviews)
“cheese souffle” (19 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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$$$$
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6440 N Campbell Ave, Tucson, AZ 85718-1302
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We eat here at least once a month. Always amazing. We live in Phoenix and come to San Francisco every month. Always have dinner here. You must try this wonderful restaurant

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Easily the best Italian restaurant in Tucson. Best food, ambiance, and service. This fine dining experience comes with a cost, but it's worth it. We enjoyed the grilled asparagus and prosciutto starter, veal and asparagus risotto entrees, a bottle of sparkling wine, and tiramisu. This...More

Thank Rainbo1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food was amazing and it is so cute inside. Our waitress was amazing. It was a perfect dinner. The pork parmigiana is so good

Thank George S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food and service are excellent. Great for lunch or dinner, couples, families, guests and/or to celebrate a special occasion. Interior is a little dated but it is a little like old world Italy.

Thank NancyC4385
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Don’t come to Vivace if you are looking for authentic Italian cuisine, nor if you want traditional Italian-American fare (e.g. spaghetti and meatballs). This restaurant tries to be high end but falls short with food that is too heavy, overpriced, and uninspired. Note: I am...More

Thank fermata1220
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I took my friend for a birthday lunch and had indicated with my reservation the occasion. Right from the start with an excellent table with a view, wonderful service and excellent foods the Birthday celebration was special and ended with a lovely dessert with candle.

Thank j9grip
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My first time out to tuscon, also my first nice restaurant down there. This place was excellent. Wait staff was professional, knowledgeable, attentive, and helpful the entire stay. The patio is very clean and has excellent views of the mountains and stars. The steak melted...More

Thank Steve P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Date night was again spent at one of our favorite restaurants in Tucson [Vivace]. The food was great with excellent bread and an olive oil pesto. The garden salad we shared and it was fresh and light. My wife enjoyed the manicotti and I had...More

Thank docbob0707
Reviewed August 17, 2018 via mobile

Everything, from the moment you walk in, until you leave, Vivace does fine Italian cuisine and service right! Caesar salad, with extra anchovies: Perfect! Calimari: delicately fried and delicious! Chicken Piccata: excellent! Tiramisu: decadent! Service: Very attentive!

Thank Marc F
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Vivace is a top rated restaurant with top rated food, but, I especially wish to comment on their chicken entrees. The chicken is pasture raised with no hormones or antibiotics and this makes a HUGE difference in flavor and texture. This is the way chicken...More

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Anthony W
March 29, 2018|
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Response from Christine R | Reviewed this property |
Business casual out of respect for this fine restaurant; no jeans, appropriate length shorts. Make your dinner date special.
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Edaweeda
April 7, 2017|
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Response from Errol A | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Every meal is prepared fresh, so if you want low salt, just ask when ordering. This is upscale Northern Italian, not the spaghetti and meatball house that is so common.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Scenic view, Families with children, Special occasions, Business meetings, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6440 N Campbell Ave, Tucson, AZ 85718-1302
    (Campbell and River)
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Tucson
  • Phone Number: +1 520-795-7221
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Description
Rated number one for food in Tucson, by Zagat Survey, this Foothills restaurant has a Tuscan decor providing northern Italian fare, thoughtfully prepared with reasonable prices and wine list. Choose from a selection of appetizers, salads, pasta and main plates such as crab filled breaded chicken breast or grilled fresh salmon and rock shrimp. Relaxed inside and patio dining.
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