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Primo with Patio Dining

3800 W Starr Pass Blvd, JW Marriott Tucson Starr Pass Resort & Spa, Tucson, AZ 85745-5115
+1 520-791-6071
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good19%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“saltimbocca” (9 reviews)
“zeppole” (4 reviews)
“pizza” (17 reviews)
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Italian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
3800 W Starr Pass Blvd, JW Marriott Tucson Starr Pass Resort & Spa, Tucson, AZ 85745-5115
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant is inside the Star Pass Resort which is in itself a high end resort. We were helping a couple of friends from out of town celebrate their wedding anniversary and they chose Primo and made reservations. A mining convention was going on at...More

Thank John J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Most people staying at the Starr Pass would miss this place, I know I did having been several times to the hotel for business but sticking with the restaurants near the main lobby. Did not disappoint, had pork saltimbocca and wife had chix marsala...some of...More

Thank tqmman2002
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were excited to have an opportunity to dine here during our hotel stay. Our server was attentive, sincere and professional. That was the best part of the dining experience. My sweet potato soup was as sweet as pie. That might be okay for others,...More

Thank TucsonTeeter
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

If you are looking for an elegant dining scene with a wide variety of wines and signature meals, than this is the place to go. I highly recommend the coffee rubbed venison, it was phenomenal. Also, the staff is very good at what they do,...More

Thank prodanjj
Reviewed 22 October 2017

We went here for the happy hour and also intended to figure whether a dinner would be ok. Unfortunately there was no possibility to do any patio dining - no reason given. Alas we decided on two drinks and ordered the featured antipasti with that....More

Thank Reasonableguy123
Reviewed 17 October 2017

I ate at this restaurant for a breakfast meeting recently. The service was prompt and attentive; and it was a phenomenal breakfast! I started with a small breakfast parfait - fresh berries and amazing yogurt. It was the perfect start to the meal. I then...More

Thank leoclab
Reviewed 29 September 2017

Another great dinner in Primo. The food is well prepared and the service is good. Amazing scallops!!! Towards the end of our dinner our waiter was MIA but replaced by the bartender. A little strange but an otherwise good experience

Thank callmaniac
Reviewed 22 August 2017

So, okay, they're closed on Sunday and Monday and I wanted to make a reservation for Tuesday for a family gathering. The front desk at the Marriott where they are said they could email them. When I called Tuesday afternoon I got an answering machine...More

Thank Riverkilt
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

Had the pleasure of going to Primo for my and my husband's engagement and first anniversary. The restaurant is beautiful and the food is delicious. The service is second to none! Cerbi and Sarah are wonderful servers who went above and beyond to make the...More

Thank njchamberlain90
Reviewed 14 July 2017

The food at Primo is overall reasonably good. Fine. OK. No problems. But for the price it could be a bit better. A foie gras app was good (not great, but good). However, it was the smallest , most microscopic piece of foie gras I...More

Thank sazeracker
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 45
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Business meetings
Open Hours
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3800 W Starr Pass Blvd, JW Marriott Tucson Starr Pass Resort & Spa, Tucson, AZ 85745-5115
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Tucson
  • Phone Number: +1 520-791-6071
Local. Fresh. Modern. Primo with Patio Dining is a restaurant offering a fun and casual environment with a menu featuring fresh, locally sourced and organic cuisine made in our 100% scratch kitchen. Our restaurant in Tucson,Arizona is the perfect place for families to business diners. Experience what’s new at Primo with our inventive and robust Italian cuisine influenced by Mediterranean, French and Spanish flavors. Executive Chef Melissa Kelly is the 2013 James Beard Foundation Awards winner of the American Express Best Chef, Northeast Award. Chef Kelly was named one of the upcoming chefs of the 90's by Food & Wine magazine, Nation's Restaurant News, Bon Appetit, Gourmet, Chocolatier, The New York Times, The Boston Globe, Travel and Leisure, Conde Nast Traveler, Town & Country, and New York Magazine, among others, have all recognized her culinary talents. Her restaurant was listed as one of the "20 Most Important Restaurants in America" by Bon Appetit Magazine in 2013.
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