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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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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (14 reviews)
“tasting menu” (11 reviews)
“vichyssoise” (6 reviews)
Open Now
06:30 - 23:59 Hours
American, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
2200 E Elm St, Tucson, AZ 85719-4332
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This hotel was amazing. The food also amazing. The ingredients are fresh and the service was super. I was so excited to try the salt and vinegar fries- they were worth it!!

Thank aztrimom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you want to feel like you have gone back in time- to a bygone era, dining at the Arizona Inn is the place to go in Tucson. The Inn was developed by Isabella Greenway (the first female representative to congress in the 1930's), and...More

1  Thank Sarah L
Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

Perhaps this review is not fair to the restaurant since there was a fixed menu on Mother’s Day. It was an unusual menu at night offering two brunch offerings and a few plain entrees. The Boef Bourguignon lacked distinct taste. The complementary champagne was of...More

Thank Peter V
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

No one can dispute the beautiful grounds of The Arizona Inn, but I can dispute this being a fine dinning establishment. The food was average at best. The chips, salsa & guacamole were beyond disappointing...bland. I order the Diver Scallops. While there were no issues...More

Thank ksagain
Reviewed 26 April 2018

The 1930s Inn is a great piece of Southwest architecture and the dining room and bar are a really nice art deco decor. They have some excellent cocktails in the bar with some Southwestern twists. The food is excellent in the main dining room. The...More

Thank paneb
Reviewed 18 March 2018

The patio at the Arizona Inn restaurant is very pleasant. Unfortunately, the food doesn’t measure up to the surroundings. Bloody Marys were flavorless and garnished with celery that was old and limp. A burger came with bacon that appeared to have been precooked and taken...More

Thank JERMAR_11
Reviewed 16 March 2018

We were taken here by friends, and it was a delightful experience. Easy parking across the street. We were seated promptly and the atmosphere was very relaxing and it gave one a feeling of a leisurely meal from a bygone era. Good variety of items...More

Reviewed 14 March 2018

Our server was good, but the service staff in general was not well coordinated. Two examples: the first course was served before we had finished our cocktails, that is, about five minutes after we'd been served the cocktails; at meal's end, finger bowls were brought...More

1  Thank X4795RMjohnc
Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

The main dining room is quiet, beautiful, great food and excellent service. Lunch and dinner will be a winner. Prices are hefty but it is worth the cost for those special occasions, or business events. While on the property don’t miss the Audubon Bar! More...More

Thank Judith D
Reviewed 9 March 2018

I could see that there was avocado, bacon and turkey on my sandwich, but the only discernible flavor was the weird sauce on it. While holding it to eat, the whole thing turned to paste as the roll disintegrated. I would have then used a...More

Thank Karen R
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18 August 2017|
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Response from Rosa H | Reviewed this property |
I think your best bet is to call the restaurant directly.
16 July 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
US$12 - US$42
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
06:30 - 23:59
06:30 - 23:59
06:30 - 23:59
06:30 - 23:59
06:30 - 23:59
06:30 - 23:59
06:30 - 23:59
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
  • E-mail
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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