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Mi Nidito

) #31 of 1,573 Restaurants in Tucson $$ - $$$ Mexican, , Latin
1813 S 4th Ave, Tucson, AZ 85713-2998
+1 520-622-5081
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good27%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1813 S 4th Ave, Tucson, AZ 85713-2998
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1 - 10 of 450 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We are new to the Tucson area and looked at reviews on new places to eat, this one was highly recommended and rated...not sure why. Pres. Clinton ate here in 1992, along with many other celebrities over the years (they have pictures everywhere!). We ordered...More

Thank KimJoRo
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Just OK. Nothing special compared with other Mexican Restaurant we have visited. Just not worth the long wait.

Thank John M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Showed up for late lunch on Father's Day. The wait was 45-60 minutes. After about 60 minutes we were seated and promptly served. The menu has anything you want, with some unique dishes mixed in. I had shredded beef taco dish, my wife had the...More

Thank rlepson
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Mi Nidito is one of the best known Mexican restaurants in tucson and has played host to many famous people, including President Clinton. While there fame was well warranted for many year after my last visit in December I will no longer look forward to...More

Thank Rahm R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I'm sure I'm not the first person to write a gleaming review of this place...mostly because it was packed on a Wednesday night. Fantastic Mexican food, friendly and accommodating staff. Just what we road weary business travelers in search of good comida mexicana needed.

Thank SrGrandeViajero
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I can't believe that I just discovered this fantastic restaurant after all these years. My husband and I went for lunch last Sunday. At noon there was a 30 minute wait. Hubby is not the type to wait for any restaurant, however we stayed, and...More

1  Thank AZcartrip
Reviewed 24 May 2017

I didn't find out about this place until I went to my daughter's graduation from U of Az; i.e., after four years. True, there is an exceptionally long wait because they do not accept reservations so with that in mind just don't go there when...More

Thank momwteenager
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Visited with local friends. I didn't see what was so great about this restaurant to warrant a wait at lunch of an hour. Everyone had a combination plate and it was good, however, I believe I would have been just as satisfied to save the...More

Thank 973B
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

My daughter and I were in Tucson looking for a Mexican restaurant. This restaurant popped up on a Google search with high ratings and a claim to fame regarding a former president eating there. However what got my attention once I clicked on the menu...More

Thank Elizabeth W
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Our party of 3 visited last night and food was not what we expected. I had a combo meal (number 1) and too much cheese, cheese, cheese! Ive not eaten Mexican food before and on the strength of my meal last night wouldn't rush out...More

Thank Deborah N
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Do you have Gluten Free Options?
14 October 2016|
Answer Show all 2 answers
Response from spendley3 | Reviewed this property |
As Tegedder mentioned, most items on the Mexican food menu are GF with those exceptions. I'd like to add chile rellenos to the avoid list.
Marcos M
U sever all u can eat on sat,what time
1 November 2015|
Answer Show all 6 answers
Response from Jeanne M | Reviewed this property |
I am not aware of that. Wish I could help. Try calling the restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 10
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1813 S 4th Ave, Tucson, AZ 85713-2998
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Tucson
  • Phone Number: +1 520-622-5081
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