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Tohono Chul

7366 N Paseo Del Norte, Tucson, AZ 85704-4415
+1 520-742-6455
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Excellent brunch, nice gardens

Brunch was super. Both chicken and tuna salad. Deserts were out of this world. Great service and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Lynnkmw
Lovely venue, great service and good food

We enjoyed brunch dining al fresco. Lovely landscaping with lots of butterflys flying about. Nice... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Cultivate your appreciation for the Sonoran Desert’s natural beauty and the impression it makes on everyone who explores our “Desert Corner”. Here, the seasons inspire wondrous events both in nature and culturally; Tohono Chul celebrates every opening, whether for an internationally known artist or an exquisite cactus flower. Wander the natural desert gardens—escape the noise of everyday. Engage in our sincere passion to evolve “The Desert Corner” as an integral crossroads of nature, art and culture.
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“gift shop” (124 reviews)
“desert plants” (83 reviews)
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7366 N Paseo Del Norte, Tucson, AZ 85704-4415
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+1 520-742-6455

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Brunch was super. Both chicken and tuna salad. Deserts were out of this world. Great service and indoor or patio dining. Gardens provide a nice stroll

Thank Lynnkmw
Michelle A, Public Relations Manager at Tohono Chul, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

The Garden Bistro desserts are pretty fantastic! We are glad to hear how much you enjoyed your recent dining experience. Thank you for visiting Tohono Chul and we hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed brunch dining al fresco. Lovely landscaping with lots of butterflys flying about. Nice little walking trails. Large portions and nice presentation. Food was good, not excellent. I enjoyed my huevos rancheros. Nice gift shop. Wish we had more time to enjoy the surroundings....More

Thank BDD_11_12
Michelle A, Public Relations Manager at Tohono Chul, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We are glad to hear you enjoyed your recent visit to the gardens. Thank you for visiting Tohono Chul and we hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Tohono Chul is a very pleasant, relaxing spot to spend some time. The gardens and trails are delightful and the restaurant serves excellent food. This was a highlight of our trip to Tucson. Can't wait to go back. They have a gift and desert plant...More

Thank David N
Michelle A, Public Relations Manager at Tohono Chul, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We are glad to hear how much you enjoyed the gardens on your trip to Tucson. Thank you for visiting Tohono Chul and we hope to see you again on your next trip to Tucson.

Reviewed 7 September 2017

This is one of our favorite places to take people from out of town, especially to dine on the patio and watch the hummingbirds. It has something for everyone--two gift shops, gallery, restaurant, lovely places to stop and enjoy the day, easy paths, well-marked local...More

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Michelle A, Public Relations Manager at Tohono Chul, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2017

Thank you for such a lovely review. We are glad to hear how much you enjoyed all that the gardens have to offer. Thank you for visiting Tohono Chul and we hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

This is a treasure. The gardens are beautiful and the restaurant has a fantastic menu. Great prickly pear lemonade. There are also some great shops.

Thank Alice S
Michelle A, Public Relations Manager at Tohono Chul, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2017

The prickly pear lemonade is amazing! We are glad to hear you enjoyed it. Thank you for visiting Tohono Chul and we hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 10 August 2017

This is a beautiful botanical garden in town. It has a variety of events through out the year, Its a peaceful oasis where you can enjoy a variety of paths providing you information on a variety of unique and indigenous desert plants They also have...More

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Michelle A, Public Relations Manager at Tohono Chul, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

We are glad to hear how much you enjoyed the gardens, museum shops, and retail greenhouse. Thank you for visiting Tohono Chul and we hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 10 August 2017

We LOVE coming here for photo sessions, tea, and wandering around the beautiful gardens, especially during the spring wild flower season!

Thank Laura W
Michelle A, Public Relations Manager at Tohono Chul, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

Spring is a fantastic time of year to snap some great photos throughout the gardens. Thank you for visiting Tohono Chul and we hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 9 August 2017

I had lunch there with friends. The grounds are beautiful, the service and food exceptional. It was a lovely place to get a change of scenery, be taken care of, and enjoy good company.

Thank CoachMaryD
Michelle A, Public Relations Manager at Tohono Chul, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

We are so glad to hear how much you enjoyed dining at the Garden Bistro! Thank you for visiting Tohono Chul and we hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 1 August 2017

Went there for Saturday lunch and was sadly disappointed. Perhaps I had the wrong thing but i'm not really excited about going back.More

Thank MXKing
Michelle A, Public Relations Manager at Tohono Chul, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2017

Thank you for your feedback on your recent dining experience at the Garden Bistro. We are sorry to hear about the disappointing dish. Please don't hesitate to see a manager about your meal, as we never want anyone to leave dissatisfied. Thank you for visiting...More

Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

An easy drive on the North side of town will land you at a unique and spacious botanical desert park. Wildlife is apt to be encountered, including rattlesnakes so beware. Paths are well laid out and there are plenty of benches and places to rest...More

Thank Kathleen M
Michelle A, Public Relations Manager at Tohono Chul, responded to this reviewResponded 20 July 2017

Thank you for such a lovely review. We are glad to hear you enjoy the gardens so much so that you became members! You will find many inspirations throughout the year here to paint. Thank you for visiting Tohono Chul and we look forward to...More

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Hang N
29 May 2017|
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Response from ddracer33 | Reviewed this property |
Did not see any dogs the day we were there.
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Gary W
24 January 2017|
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Response from Placido521 | Reviewed this property |
$10 adult/ $8 senior- worth $25!
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GailFNewYorkCity
31 October 2016|
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Response from 838nancyr | Reviewed this property |
Yes. The trails are wide enough to accommodate a wheelchair, and there are ramps into the main building and restaurant. The gift shop would be too tight for a wheelchair, I think.
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