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Review of The Gold Room

The Gold Room
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Ranked #157 of 2,023 Restaurants in Tucson
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $12 - $30
Cuisines: American, Southwestern, French
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Good for: Special occasions
Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Oracle
Description: A AAA Four Diamond winner for 17 consecutive years, GOLD offers a new, more contemporary culinary adventure. A completely new menu concept created by the resort’s new Executive Chef James Wallace blends fresh and innovative contemporary American cuisine with a touch of desert-inspired flavor. Panoramic mountain and city views.
Reviewed February 25, 2013

made a reservation and requested a window table. guess what, got there they gave it away. not a good start. after that however the rest went fine. the meal was good. ravioli, fish, lamb chop all good. service was nice. only the choc lave cake was overdone(no lava). funny thing, did ask for a bottle of wine, did not have that one, tried another same thing, so they brought out two different one for me to chhose from. we would go back there.

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Reviewed February 21, 2013

My husband and I had dinner at Gold tonight. I thought it was called The Gold Room but apparently they have changed the name. The address says Ina Road but it isn't really on Ina; you must turn off at the Westward Look Resort. The restaurant overlooks Tucson. Beware that your GPS may tell you have arrived at your designation and you don't it.

Our waitress was Bernadette and she was very competent. She checked back with us frequently except when we were ready for dessert but that may have been because she had a large table. We asked for a recommendation on a semi-sweet wine and she recommended the Pinot Grigio... A good choice.

My husband ordered the ribeye but chose not have the mushroom demi-glace since he doesn't like mushrooms. I opted for the salmon with pistachio crust and balsamic onions. Before our meal arrived Bernadette brought us bread, sourdough and honey molasses. The prickly pear whipped butter that was served with it was delicious.

My husband's ribeye was served with shallot mashed potatoes and green beans. The plate was beautiful with the potatoes displayed in a soft serve ice cream like fashion. However, the steak was thin and over cooked; he ordered medium and it was medium well. The Demi-glace may have prevented the slight dryness.

My salmon, on the other-hand, was superb! It was perfectly prepared and was sitting on a bed of spinach with balsamic onions on top. The onions set off the whole dish and the pistachio crust was good as well.

For dessert we shared prickly pear sorbet that was prepared at the restaurant. We are in Tucson, how can we resist more prickly pear!

Thank Hrpamw
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Reviewed January 13, 2013

We really enjoyed our dinner here, good variety on the menu, very friendly staff in spite of a grumpy baby. The outdoor seating with sunset and night view was very enjoyable.

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Thank AlaskaLH
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Reviewed January 5, 2013

Service - Excellent.. Food - although the menu changes has always been top notch. Views of the city from the outside terrace - best of seen here in Tucson.

Thank Maryball27
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Reviewed December 28, 2012

The Gold Room is one of our restaurants of choice for a romantic setting, attentive service and a perfect meal. The sunset and view from their location is "icing on the cake." Although their menu is always good, I find their red meat selection to be my favorite. The wine selection will not disappoint and the the service has always been quick and friendly. And, importantly, this is one meal to be enjoyed without a lot of back ground noise and distractions. Always a treat for us to dine here.

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