When you are in Tucson, you should go to our recommended restaurants. There are many nice restaurants in Tucson.
Recommended restaurants in Tucson
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Also, the Tucson Gem Show bring many customers to local restaurants every year and it stimulate local economic.
Thai and Cantonese
Nattha’s Bann Thai Asian
A 10-15 min drive from the 22nd Street Show.
Mon-Sat: 11:00 am – 8:00 pm
|Website||Nattha’s Bann Thai Asian|
|Delivery||Available (Door Dash)|
|Information||We are a Thai restaurant with Cantonese Chinese dishes as well.|
434 North 4th Avenue, Tucson, Arizona 85705
Tue-Thu: 11:30 am – 10:00 pm
Fri-Sun: 11:30 am – 11:00 pm
|Information||This is an authentic Italian restaurant in Tucson.|
You can enjoy family recipes that have been in the family for generations. Lasagna is the best!!They do not have parking, you should use the street parking on 4th avenue. The street parking is free after 5 PM.
It expected to be crowded from Friday to Sunday.
222 E 6th St, Tucson, AZ 85705
Tue-Sat: 12:00 pm – 8:00 pm
|Information||If you want authentic Pizza, you should visit Anello.|
They make pizza in front of you with a huge pizza oven.
They also have authentic white and red wine.
622 N 4th Ave, Tucson, AZ 85705
Mon-Sat: 11:00 am – 9:00 pm
Sun: 9:00 am – 9:00 pm
|Information||La Indita is an authentic Mexican food restaurant in Tucson.|
They have family-style cuisines and nice interior. Around 5-7 PM, it may have crowed.
They are located on 4th avenue. You should park street parking on 4th avenue.
Guadalajara Original Grill
1220 E Prince Rd, Tucson, AZ 85719
7360 N Oracle Rd, Tucson, AZ 85704
Mon-Sun: 10:00 am – 9:00 pm
(Fri and Sat: 10:00 pm)
|Website||Guadalajara Original Grill|
|Information||This is traditional & Innovative Mexican Cuisine.|
There are two locations in Tucson. They perform Mexican music in the dining sometimes.
Also, they have happy hours Monday to Friday from 3-6 PM.
La Estrella Bakery
5266 S 12th Ave, Tucson, AZ 85706
A 5-minute walk from African Art Village.
Mon-Sat: 7:00 am – 8:00 pm
Sun: 7:00 am – 2:00 pm
|Website||La Estrella Bakery|
|Information||La Estrella Bakery is a wonderful Mexican bakery store.|
All bread is very affordable and super delicious.
They have any type of donuts, churros, and tortillas.
It is really good for breakfast or lunch. You can get fresh coffee at the Stella Java (same property).
2040 West Orange Grove Road, Tucson, AZ 85704
|Information||Ikkyu is a famous Japanese restaurant in Tucson.|
The tastes are really good, but not expensive. They located on the Northside in Tucson.
You can get Ramen which is the popular one only Thursday through Saturday.
267 S Avenida Del Convento, Ste 11, Tucson, AZ 85745
Tue-Sun: 11:30 am – 2:30 pm/5:00 pm – 8:30 pm
|Information||Kukai is the best lunch place during the Tucson Gem Show. They have Japanese Ramen, Takoyaki, and rice balls.|
4th Avenue Delicatessen
425 N 4th Ave, Tucson, AZ 85705
Mon-Sat: 11:00 am – 7:00 pm
|Website||4th Avenue Delicatessen|
|Information||4th Avenue Delicatessen is a locally owned & operated deli.|
They have some sandwiches, hotdogs, and BLTs. It is good for breakfast or lunch.
They allow takeout, delivery, and outdoor seating.
2201 E River Rd, Tucson, AZ 85718
A 18-minute drive from central Tucson.
|Hours||Mon-Sun: 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm|
|Information||El Corral was built in 1926. One of the historical restaurant in Tucson.|
If you want to get a steak, you should visit there.
Prime Rib is the best. They offer a variety of wine.
6433 N Oracle Rd, Tucson, AZ 85704
4704 E Sunrise Dr, Tucson, AZ 85718
A 25-minute drive from central Tucson.
Mon-Fri: 11:00 am – 2:30 pm/4:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Sat-Sun: 12:00 pm – 7:30 pm
|Information||Golden Dragon is an authentic Cantonese cuisine.|
There are two locations in Tucson.
Orange chicken is very popular and recommended.