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Lovin' Spoonfuls

#147 of 1,560 Restaurants in Tucson
Certificate of Excellence
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2990 North Campbell Avenue, Tucson, AZ 85719
+1 520-325-7766
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9:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Mon - Sat 9:30 am - 9:00 pm
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91 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I, personally, value 'truth in advertising', and so, my main complaint about Lovin' Spoonfuls is that, quite misleadingly, it persists in advertising itself as "vegetarian". Vegetarian it is, decidedly not. They use no butter, no cream, nothing from animals, at all. And so, their 'Apple Betty' desert for Thanksgiving was little more than a baked apple with raisins and oats... More 

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Thank Scott W
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 15, 2016

We had lunch here twice and enjoyed it very much. I'm not a vegetarian but I'm interested in healthy food, and if I lived in Tucson, I'd be a regular. The first time, I did their "build your own burger." I chose a falafel burger on pita bread, with raw spinach, grilled mushrooms. and grilled onions, and the cilantro mayonnaise.... More 

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Vandalia, Ohio
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147 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 8, 2016

Our son is vegan so we met here for lunch. We were pleasantly surprised by the food. We enjoyed our meals.

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1 Thank DebbieVandalia_Ohio
Plano, Texas
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22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 3, 2016

We enjoyed the food. Menu has a lovely variety of vegetarian vegan food items. We loved the Vegan concept.

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1 Thank PKLTravelFoodie
Tucson, Arizona
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569 reviews
411 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 365 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 9, 2016

You walk in and order at the counter and they don't take AMEX. We ordered the nut loaf which they say is one of their best entrees. It was just ok. The prices are low, the service sparse but preset, the ambiance friendly but very much MacDonald style, and yes, they do vegan, but in this town there are so... More 

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Thank zabriskibound
San Fernando Valley, CA
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27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 2, 2016

This is an unpretentious, well-lit, friendly little place that offers well-presented basics. I ordered a build-your-own bowl with quinoa, olives, broccoli and "meatballs". The "meatballs" were a tasty surprise: packed with flavor. I also sampled one of their tiny cupcakes--a relief from the dinner-plate sized things that pass for cupcakes in CA. It had real strawberries in the middle! Also,... More 

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1 Thank hunter5
Sudbury, Canada
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18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 19, 2016

Simple excellent. The food is delicious. They various the menu. The place is attractive. The service is top-notch. The decor is charming. We love it here!

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1 Thank Jan_Steven
Omaha, Ne
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382 reviews
218 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 165 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 10, 2016

As far as vegetarian food goes, the food we got here was pretty standard and not much innovation or inventiveness. What you see is what you get. But, on the other hand, I have to give it to them for having a vegetarian restaurant. We visited Tucson and enjoyed it, but if we lived in Tucson, we wouldn't necessarily make... More 

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Thank jncd2000
Richmond, Virginia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 23, 2016

Lovin' Spoonfuls is a vegan treat- you can order anything off of the menu and not have to ask if the ingredients are vegan as this is a 100% vegan restaurant. The ordering is at the counter and then you chose a table while your food is prepared. The food is sort of vegan dinner style with sandwiches, burgers, fries... More 

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Thank Karrn S
Brampton, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 29, 2016 via mobile

Visited here and was delighted at the wide range of food offered and the variety of gluten free options. Food was very tasty and quickly prepared. Staff was professional and helpful. I was delighted by how involved in the community they are and their ties to local charities and ethical causes.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Monday
9:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
9:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
9:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
9:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
9:30 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
9:30 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2990 North Campbell Avenue, Tucson, AZ 85719
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Tucson
  • Phone Number: +1 520-325-7766

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