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El SUR Restaurant

$Mexican, , Latin
5602 E 22nd St, Tucson, AZ 85711-5525
+1 520-748-1032
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“fajitas” (22 reviews)
“guacamole” (20 reviews)
“rice and beans” (11 reviews)
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10:00 am - 9:00 pm Hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly
5602 E 22nd St, Tucson, AZ 85711-5525
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Reviewed 5 days ago

this is the local's spot for a typical mexican meal fixed well and offered at very fair pricing. the red tamales were especially good. service is friendly and prompt. they make a special effort for kids. worth looking for in south tucson.

Thank worldexplorer53
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

El Sure was recommended to our family by some locals for good authentic Mexican food. We weren't disappointed. There was a good variety of dishes to choose from and and the staff was very friendly. We were surprised by the size of the portions considering...More

Thank hanshi
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went for a Sunday morning breakfast. Six adults and two kids. They put some small tables together to accommodate us. The place is very much ‘down home ‘. The staff were friendly and helpful. The decor was as to be expected....mid-modern Mexican In Tucson....More

Thank redsoxbernie
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

Food was pretty good. The tacos were a little greasy as were the tortillas and the steak wasn’t the best but overall the flavors were good and the service was decent. Pricing reasonable. Not too crowded either.

Thank gustav2011
Reviewed 7 September 2018

Visiting Davis-Monthan AFB and went here with a colleague for a quick lunch. The restaurant was already busy before 11:00, but we received outstanding service, including menu suggestions and specials. We both had pan-fried tacos and they were excellent. I had to go back later...More

Thank Michael G
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

Visiting the base, el sure restaurant was recommended and it met our expectations. My cheese enchiladas were delicious and the rice and beans were great. My husband loved his pork chimichangas and the peppers and onions that were served. All the staff were very charming

Thank Bertski33
Reviewed 26 July 2018

I was in Tucson visiting a resort and met my cousin here for a quick lunch. The food was excellent and service was fast. It's really just a little hole in the wall but worth a try if you're in the area.

Thank JohnnyNJ15
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

The food was very good. The place is small, but could accommodate our group of eleven. The portions are large and it was fast service. I ordered the steak fajitas. It was delicious. We definitely will return.

Thank happy2beme77
Reviewed 10 July 2018

This is our favorite place for fajitas -- the price is great, and delicious. They also have drink "happy hour" all day. Nice simple no-frills place for good food.

1  Thank TucsonTerry
Reviewed 7 July 2018

We went at Lunch and it was packed. We soon found out why. Great food, Great service....place a little shabby, but no fear. Waitress checked on us often and kept everything topped off. Very authentic Tucson Mexican food. We really enjoyed it. Try anything, it...More

1  Thank bradrobenolt
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Questions & Answers
28 March 2018|
Response from CMPTexas | Reviewed this property |
They serve Sopapillas (which you fill or drizzle with honey) which I like better than fry bread. When we visit San Xavier Mission, the native Americans sell the fry bread right out in front on the mission. I don't believe... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5602 E 22nd St, Tucson, AZ 85711-5525
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Tucson
  • Phone Number: +1 520-748-1032
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