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Viro's Real Italian Bakery Cafe

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8301 E 22nd St, Tucson, AZ 85710-6520
+1 520-232-9452
Tue - Sat 09:00 - 18:00
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Tucson, Arizona
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45 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Sauce can be sour, sometimes bland on other items Prices are fairly high on most stuff Hubby likes the cookies and we do buy bread there if we are in a hurry since it is by our house. Definitely an older generation place.

Thank bnut7242
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188 reviews
130 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2017

Just happened to pull in off a main street after visiting a local park. Sometimes luck is on your side. Had a wonderful Calzone ( $7.50) - made from scratch on the premises. My wife had a Caprese Sandwich ($8.99). Fresh coffee and bakery treats to follow. We were the only strangers in the place. A real community eatery.

3 Thank StravaG71
Tucson, Arizona
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126 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 August 2016

We just moved to the Tucson area and my father brought us here for lunch. Wow! My husband and my dad had the stromboli and I had the Philly cheese steak. Both were excellent. The bread is made on site and is excellent. The staff was friendly and helpful. I am so sorry I don't remember the name of the... More 

Thank mjsTwinCities
Lighthouse Point, Florida
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 29 May 2016

Friday is fish fry - the grandchildren had fish and shrimp. Adults had panini and gyro. Food was excellent. Also a traditional bakery with lots of breads and pastries from which to choose. Check hours, they're not open late at night.

Thank MargieNewark
Newport, United Kingdom
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618 reviews
450 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 214 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2016 via mobile

Very welcoming friendly staff. Homely atmosphere and good lunch food fish and chips was good. Nicely decorated and clean. Recommend.

Thank JP070766
Tucson, Arizona
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566 reviews
257 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 309 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 January 2016

The staff are extremely friendly and the food is served quickly and well prepared. You order at the counter and when your name is called, you receive your order. There are a abundance of menu selections, therefore, should be something for each taste. There is also a bakery counter stuffed with breads and various other goodies. I did not try... More 

Thank Paul G
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 December 2015 via mobile

Says here open until 8, but that's only on Friday. 6:00 other days, closed Monday. Will get there earlier next week.

Thank PackerGma
Tucson, Arizona
Level Contributor
75 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2015

Food here is "East Coast" worthy. Viros has style and that old world Italian feel with all the goodies that goes with that. Homemade taste,...... rolls are delicious. Vito himself is such a pleaser and a pleasant person to speak with. He is always kind and generous to me. A small, charming place to eat in casual style & grace.

Thank mollycs
Tucson, Arizona
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123 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 June 2015 via mobile

Loved the friendly and welcoming staff. The food was good, just no wow factor. They have a basic menu, but also have a bakery with gelato.

Thank Michael V
Tucson, Arizona
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 May 2015

The cheese lasagna was incredible. My daughter had fettuccini alfredo, which my husband and I don't normally like. We all agreed it was the best we've ever eaten. I can't even begin to describe the pastries. They were truly Italian Heaven on a plate.

Thank 1Applehill

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Italian, Delicatessen
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
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Open Hours
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8301 E 22nd St, Tucson, AZ 85710-6520
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Tucson
  • Phone Number: +1 520-232-9452

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?