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Arizona Inn - The Main Dining Room

2200 E Elm St, Tucson, AZ 85719-4332
+1 520-325-1541
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (12 reviews)
“tasting menu” (8 reviews)
“vichyssoise” (5 reviews)
Open Now
6:30 am - 11:59 pmAll hours
American, International, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
2200 E Elm St, Tucson, AZ 85719-4332
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101 - 110 of 283 reviews

Reviewed July 22, 2015

Me and the husband came here for lunch. No reservations needed on a Wednesday. Service was good, fast and delicious. We shared the short rib poutine appetizer. It was excellent. Except....it was topped with cheddar cheese.? I had a Cobb salad, just a bit dry...More

Thank Carmen W
Reviewed June 8, 2015

Menus were creative, Chef is very talented and very Trendy! Staff is well trained and detailed and knows their menus, wine list and and how to serve guest in a luxury setting. Love this Place will be back in October!

Thank Marvin L
Reviewed May 22, 2015

Wonderful meal. The Arizona inn has been in Tucson since 1930. t was on the outskirts of town, but the city has grown around it's original neighborhood. The dining room was 1039,s Tucson except, fortunately for the air conditioning. The wait staff was wonderfully trained...More

Thank Robert L
Reviewed May 6, 2015

I liked the service... its the best... food great... the clientele is a little uppity. We are middle class but the menu seemed high end, food we normally do not see. I guess the uppity clientele love their own uppity food... with a piano bar...More

Thank Onefather
Reviewed April 29, 2015

The dining room is impressive and of great character. For some reason our waiter made errors in the orders and the Seabass became salmon. By the time the replacement food had been cooked the other party had finished the "t bone of lamb". The Seabass...More

1  Thank pavakeal
Reviewed April 28, 2015 via mobile

The food was cooked to perfection. The staff was magnificent! I ordered the pork chop and it was cooked perfectly. My significant other orders the hanger steak, and once again, PERFECTION! I would definitely eat here again and recommend this restaurant to all my friends,...More

1  Thank Tyler S
Reviewed April 21, 2015

I love to come here for special occasions. This time we tried the tasting menu, which is wonderful if you like variety- 3 small appetizers and several meats and veggies for entrees. Then five little delicacies for dessert. Also, most of the menu is gluten-free...More

1  Thank AZMerrie
Reviewed April 13, 2015

My wife and I spent a weekend in Tucson visiting our sons. We had a free evening for just the two of us so we picked this restaurant because it was on opentable and the website made the grounds and foods look inviting. The location...More

1  Thank chochunter
Reviewed March 26, 2015

We ate here twice. Once for a dinner in the main dining room which was wonderful. Tasty food and great service. The server was very personable and as it was our anniversary the chef provided a complementary dessert. The second time we ate at the...More

Thank mntraveler35
Reviewed March 25, 2015

The Sunday Champagne brunch was so much fun and so much great food, it was hard to choose what to eat. In fact, we ate so much, we didn't have another bite all day!

Thank RainyOR
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August 17, 2017|
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Response from Rosa H | Reviewed this property |
I think your best bet is to call the restaurant directly.
July 16, 2016|
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Response from Algae42 | Reviewed this property |
For lunch dress shorts OK. Dinner not so much.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$12 - $42
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Valet Parking
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic, Families with children, Business meetings
Open Hours
6:30 am - 11:59 pm
6:30 am - 11:59 pm
6:30 am - 11:59 pm
6:30 am - 11:59 pm
6:30 am - 11:59 pm
6:30 am - 11:59 pm
6:30 am - 11:59 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2200 E Elm St, Tucson, AZ 85719-4332
    (Elm Street and Campbell)
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Tucson
  • Phone Number: +1 520-325-1541
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The Arizona Inn is an historic resort spread over 14 tranquil acres of gardens, flowers and lawns in the heart of mid-town Tucson. The Inn offers AAA Four Diamond Award winning dining in our Main Dining Room with cathedral-ceiling and fireplace as well as our more intimate Catlin Room with views of the gardens. The Dining Room provides legendary service in an elegant yet comfortable setting for breakfast, lunch, dinner and Sunday brunch. Chef Allison combines classic cuisine with seasonal ingredients and innovative techniques. The menus change with the seasons to feature the freshest ingredients. Wine Spectator has recognized the wine list with an Award of Excellence. The Audubon Bar, with live piano music nightly and patio seating, provides a perfect setting for enjoying a classic cocktail.
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