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“Great Pasta”
Review of Vivace Restaurant

Vivace Restaurant
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Ranked #2 of 1,995 Restaurants in Tucson
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Italian, Contemporary
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Restaurant details
Good for: Romantic, Special occasions, Business meetings
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Breakfast, Lunch, Delivery, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Campbell and River
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.
Midland, Michigan
Level 3 Contributor
21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Great Pasta”
Reviewed March 6, 2013

My wife and I dined here for our anniversary. The food was well seasoned and prepared in a timely manner. We chose this restaurant as it was highly ranked on Trip Advisor and it lived up to its reviews. Try the chocolate desert for two, it is worth the 15 minute wait!

Visited March 2013
Thank Mark M
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
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  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • Italian first
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  • Russian first
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English first
Tucson, Arizona
Level 6 Contributor
115 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
“One of Tucson's Best”
Reviewed March 3, 2013

This is one restaurant which always seems to please, be it their menu fare, the attentive service and the romantic environment. The dinning experience from the time you walk in the door right through dessert more than meets expectations. For those of us living here, this is not a "one and done" occasion. Reservation are recommended.

  • Visited October 2012
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Thank hgreenleaf2
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Tucson, Arizona
Level 3 Contributor
13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Always a special experience at Vivace!”
Reviewed March 1, 2013

Just celebrated my Birthday at my favorite restaurant in Tucson: Vivace! It never disappoints with quality food, professional wait-staff, and extra attention from Danny Scordato, the owner. He really understand what it takes to make a restaurant special.

  • Visited February 2013
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Thank Nancy M
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Phoenix, Arizona
Level 6 Contributor
767 reviews
321 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 264 helpful votes
“Nicely done!”
Reviewed February 28, 2013 via mobile

From the greeting at the door to the professionalism of the waiter and the ambiance of the restaurant, you feel comfortable and welcome. The menu is varied and the restaurant is accommodating to adjusting for allergies. Oh, the bread and pesto! This sets the tone for the meal. The food was prepared well and looked inviting on the plate. This restaurant is a winner.

Thank pbuntarl
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Scottsdale, Arizona
Level 6 Contributor
168 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
“These guys know how to cook!”
Reviewed February 27, 2013

Went to this restaurant for a special occasion. Read the trip advisor reviews beforehand and couldn't understand why I hadn't heard about it. We shared mozzarella over eggplant for starter then had the Ossa Buca and Veal Piccata for mains. By 8 pm it was almost full and I believe the family feel is a factor. A great experience and worth every cent.

Visited December 2012
Thank BrianJonestown
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