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Cup Cafe in Hotel Congress

Hotel Congress, 311 E Congress St, 311 E Congress St, Tucson, AZ 85701-1811
+1 520-798-1618
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good36%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (50 reviews)
“quiche” (20 reviews)
“fish and chips” (25 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
American, Bar, Cafe, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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Value
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LOCATION
Hotel Congress, 311 E Congress St, 311 E Congress St, Tucson, AZ 85701-1811
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1 - 10 of 761 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Service was good, but the food was a disappointment. The empanadas were mostly breading and not flavorful except for the sauce. The tortilla soup was sour and vinegary. Fish and chips were OK.

Thank JoDoShep
Reviewed 5 days ago

The Cup was all around a great experience. To get to it, you have to walk through the lobby of the Historic Congress Hotel and take in all the hand painted walls, antique lighting fixtures and nostalgic atmosphere. The Cup Cafe itself is a mixture...More

Thank RT66momma
Reviewed 1 week ago

We all enjoyed our meals which were excellently prepared and tasted delicious. At first the tables felt a bit close together but in the end it was just fine. Like the ambience and strolling through the hotel after dinner. Listened to music in the lobby...More

Thank Holli R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

In the Historic Congress Hotel there is this treasure. The Cup features a wide range of food options (vegetarian to carnivore) in a beautiful setting. I was lured in with their soup of the day( a beef, wild mushroom chili) for a snack and returned...More

Thank kas823
The_Cup_Cafe, Manager at Cup Cafe in Hotel Congress, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for the great review. We have always strived to offer delicious food for people of all dietary dispositions. The ribs are amazing, we smoke them ourselves out on our plaza. I just love our caprese salad, and guess what sister, those...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Perfect little place, slightly on the pricey side but definitely worth it! We arrived around 0830 on a Sunday and it was already getting busy to expect a wait if you go much later. The lobby is nice to wait in though and there's plenty...More

Thank Laura B
The_Cup_Cafe, Manager at Cup Cafe in Hotel Congress, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for the great review. When you consider the large portions served here, I think our food is actually a pretty good value. Hope you come and check us out for lunch, dinner and of course our amazing happy hour.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Met a group of business associates here for breakfast. It took a few minutes for service but the food was very good. Loved the cowboy coffee (coffee with a shot of expresso) which was a great way to start the morning. A number of the...More

Thank BuckeyeKid8059
The_Cup_Cafe, Manager at Cup Cafe in Hotel Congress, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for the great review. Sounds like you and your business associates had nice time and a great meal. Omelettes are to die for here and that fruitopia is otherworldly good. Our local "Hermosa roaster's coffee is amazing. Hope to see you back, whether it...More

Reviewed May 9, 2018 via mobile

One again this Cafe is a great place to grab some breakfast. Whether your dining inside our on the outdoor patio, you won’t be disappointed. The food is prepared to order. It arrives hot. The service is excellent. We like dining here, as it is...More

Thank Dan C
The_Cup_Cafe, Manager at Cup Cafe in Hotel Congress, responded to this reviewResponded May 16, 2018

Thank you so much Dan! We aim to offer the best in food service and decor. Sounds like we hit the mark. Our little Hotel is pretty special with a rich history. So happy we had a chance to share it with you.

Reviewed May 7, 2018

I recently had family in town and chose this restaurant for breakfast. The hotel congress is a cool place with great history. It has a great atmosphere and has good breakfast options for a reasonable price.More

Thank Michael A
The_Cup_Cafe, Manager at Cup Cafe in Hotel Congress, responded to this reviewResponded May 8, 2018

Thank you so much for your terrific review. We think our little Hotel is pretty special and we're glad you think so too. Thanks for sharing us with your family. I might be a little biased, but I truly believe the Hotel Congress is a...More

Reviewed April 28, 2018

Stumbled on this place on a Saturday evening without reservations, but a nice concierge suggested I order bar food and eat it outside in the courtyard where there was live music. This was a fantastic solution - I loved the food, the prices were very...More

Thank annarbortraveler55
The_Cup_Cafe, Manager at Cup Cafe in Hotel Congress, responded to this reviewResponded April 29, 2018

We're so glad you found us! Our plaza is the perfect place to wind down and relax on a beautiful spring/summer evening. We almost always have some kind of music going on out there (generally for free). Add some of our handcrafted cocktails, some great...More

Reviewed April 21, 2018 via mobile

My family and i went there for my son's birthday dinner it was very good my son ordered the burger my daughter got the carne asada nachos I ordered the Scottish salmon and my wife order the Ahi tuna salad. The service was very good...More

Thank Rene M
The_Cup_Cafe, Manager at Cup Cafe in Hotel Congress, responded to this reviewResponded April 22, 2018

Thank you so much for sharing your special event with us! We always love to hear teriffic feedback. We hope you and your family come see us again real soon.

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medcitytraveller
March 13, 2018|
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Response from The_Cup_Cafe | Property representative |
Well behaved dogs are always welcome on our patio. We will be offering our full standard menu plus several Easter Specials. You can view the specials on our website We aren't accepting breakfast or lunch reservations, but... More
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May 29, 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$20
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Special occasions, Kids, Business meetings, Bar scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hotel Congress, 311 E Congress St, 311 E Congress St, Tucson, AZ 85701-1811
    (5th Ave.)
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Tucson
  • Phone Number: +1 520-798-1618
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