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Red's Smokehouse + Tap Room

#581 of 1,614 Restaurants in Tucson
££ - £££American, , Barbecue
943 E University Blvd, Tucson, AZ 85719-5081
+1 520-500-9009
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good46%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible10%
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American, Bar, Barbecue, Pub
££ - £££
943 E University Blvd, Tucson, AZ 85719-5081
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Reviewed 10 April 2018

We arrived at Red's last Saturday 4/7/18, shortly after the “Book Of Mormon” matinee performance. There were seven of us including children...youngest being four. One of our favorite restaurants in Tucson was Pasco on University. We read that it closed and we were very disappointed....More

Thank Edith A
Reviewed 12 February 2018

This was hands-down one of the worst meals we have ever had. We went Sunday for their brunch deal, but upon arriving and seeing the spread (stale danishes, sandwiches for $25 per person?!?!) we decided ordering from the menu would be better. We ordered the...More

Thank Chelskeewelskee
Reviewed 7 February 2018

I enjoyed the ambiance at this bar, and the smoked meats were killer. I do have to pan the service a little. We arrived a few minutes before 6, right behind another group. The hostess told us to pick a table, which we did, but...More

Thank silverlongjohn63
Reviewed 23 January 2018

I went there for a beer and dinner after a meeting at the University. The beer was excellent, and there were many choices. But the Half Chicken, Citrus-brined and smoked chicken lightly finished on our mesquite grill, was over-cooked and dry. It was like it...More

Thank SeeTheWorld4Peace
Reviewed 1 January 2018

First my friend and I sat at the bar, place had people but not every seat taken in the bar or all tables used. Took 3 minutes for the female bartender to give us menus which are pieces of paper that should be thrown away....More

Thank PeterHa1
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Great tasting Wings,Great tasting BBQ Chicken,Chicaron Tacos were fantasic...nice selection of craft \local beers,service was great also..need to go back!!

Thank mike p
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Very good smoked brisket and beer selection. Wait staff and bartender very informative and helpful. Happy hour prices help too.

Thank Bob Y
Reviewed 22 October 2017

Quantity and quality of was lousy. Went there for Saturday lunch and got the Pitmaster 4 meat combo. the puny ribs were dry, puny wings, meager servings of everything. with 2 pints was 40$. really? server was good & craft beer selection was good (but...More

Thank bobloganelli
Reviewed 18 July 2017

I researched online before I went to the restaurant and decided a plate would be just right to try a little of everything. Arrive and they no longer have plates. Bad move, bait and switch territory. You must order food in the to-go line while...More

Thank DCD2212
Reviewed 2 July 2017

For me, it doesn't get much better than a combo of craft beer, tasty BBQ & some fine music - Red's has all 3! Excellent HH daily 3-6 + $.50 wings 2-4. Very good selection of draft beers listed as styles: IPA's, stouts, Hefeweizen. $5.50...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Barbecue, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 943 E University Blvd, Tucson, AZ 85719-5081
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Tucson
  • Phone Number: +1 520-500-9009
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