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Arizona Inn - The Main Dining Room

2200 E Elm St, Tucson, AZ 85719-4332
+1 520-325-1541
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (13 reviews)
“tasting menu” (8 reviews)
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American, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
2200 E Elm St, Tucson, AZ 85719-4332
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant continues to excel at all levels. We ate dinner inside in the Main Dining Room. The ambiance is wonderful, quiet, a bit of background music, and a relaxed crowd, with the locals like us dressed down and the out of towners dressed up,...More

Thank zabriskibound
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Inside the inn and food menu. Service is spotty but food tends to be good. Valet parking supposedly available but I have never seen a valet when I have pulled up to hotel

Thank agbcpa01
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is part of the historic Arizona Inn. It is really high class. The chef’s tasting menu is unusual in that there are no choices. It offers a small sample of 3 in each of the three courses. All these tastings are available on...More

Thank Nostromo42
Reviewed 6 October 2017

I ordered a dishe that should have been wonderful. Seared scollops and pasta.. The scollops were over cooked, the pasta was undercooked and the sauce on the scollops was noexistent.

1  Thank jasfan
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Years ago I discovered the dining room at the Arizona Inn. This hotel/resort is tucked away in an older part of Tucson, but it is well worth the effort to get there...we drove over 20 minutes. There is ample parking...if you choose they will vallet...More

Thank PioneerTW
Reviewed 9 September 2017

I have this local 'bucket list' of places I want to go/try and Arizona Inn was on -- to dine in their dining room. It was two friends birthdays so we decided to do brunch here. The dining room is truly lovely, and you get...More

1  Thank betsnow
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Although a little pricey, all the food was good and well presented. Service was generally very nice. The coffee is great and it is a pleasant place to have a meal.

Thank JKim27
Reviewed 10 August 2017

My husband and I have had dinner in the Main Dining Room many times. I love the old historic hotels and The main Dining Room also meets expectations. The service is friendly and professional, the food delicious and the atmosphere elegant in an Old Arizona...More

Thank Jeanna K
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Can't say the last time I felt so relaxed and refreshed!!! Get the avocado dressing and the southwest bendict

Thank AnnaMarieTrester
Reviewed 5 July 2017

We dined there with friends for their 50th anniversary and all of us were totally pleased. From the complementary egg roll to start to the tiny truffle to finish, all of the food was expertly prepared and delicious. Each of us ordered something different -...More

Thank j0njudy
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18 August 2017|
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Response from Rosa H | Reviewed this property |
I think your best bet is to call the restaurant directly.
17 July 2016|
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Response from Algae42 | Reviewed this property |
For lunch dress shorts OK. Dinner not so much.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 12 - USD 42
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Valet Parking
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
6:30 am - 11:59 pm
6:30 am - 11:59 pm
6:30 am - 11:59 pm
6:30 am - 11:59 pm
6:30 am - 11:59 pm
6:30 am - 11:59 pm
6:30 am - 11:59 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2200 E Elm St, Tucson, AZ 85719-4332
    (Elm Street and Campbell)
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Tucson
  • Phone Number: +1 520-325-1541
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The Arizona Inn is an historic resort spread over 14 tranquil acres of gardens, flowers and lawns in the heart of mid-town Tucson. The Inn offers AAA Four Diamond Award winning dining in our Main Dining Room with cathedral-ceiling and fireplace as well as our more intimate Catlin Room with views of the gardens. The Dining Room provides legendary service in an elegant yet comfortable setting for breakfast, lunch, dinner and Sunday brunch. Chef Allison combines classic cuisine with seasonal ingredients and innovative techniques. The menus change with the seasons to feature the freshest ingredients. Wine Spectator has recognized the wine list with an Award of Excellence. The Audubon Bar, with live piano music nightly and patio seating, provides a perfect setting for enjoying a classic cocktail.
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