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Wisdom's Cafe

1931 E Frontage Rd, Tumacacori, AZ 85640-9997
+1 520-398-2397
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“burrito” (55 reviews)
“fish tacos” (28 reviews)
“cheese crisp” (13 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1931 E Frontage Rd, Tumacacori, AZ 85640-9997
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is some of the best food you will ever eat. I have eaten Chile Relleno's all over the country and these are the best. My sone got the bacon wrapped shrimp and I got to try them. I don't eat meat, but they were...More

Thank FlyinSOB
Reviewed 2 days ago

We enjoy the food, people and atmosphere at this wonderful old place. In business since 1944 tells a huge story. Both entries we had were outstanding and the service is as good. Maria was our server. Tuesday has a free drink if you buy one...More

Thank Jellybeandean
Reviewed 6 days ago

You cannot go to Arizona without going to Wisdom's. Sonoran hot dog is amazing and the fruit burrito is a must have so save room for dessert. Service was slow and waitress was busy but not with our service. They need to keep the waitress...More

Thank CAAdams53
Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm not sure what's going on with Wisdom's Cafe but today's visit was not one to brag about. Red Chile was pink and so mild one could not have called it chile. The food arrived so cool the frijoles had a crust on them. My...More

Thank Christina N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a great local spot. Always crowded with hungry patrons. The margaritas are perfectly made and the chili rellenos are amazing. Steak tacos were great too!

Thank Jonathan H
Reviewed 1 week ago

There's a small group of us from Michigan who have an annual gathering on the first Tuesday of every February at Wisdom's cafe. We love coming here. In our view, the best margaritas in the world -- served in pint mason jars and on Tuesdays...More

Thank Jon B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a place that gets mixed reviews . . . and with good reason. The food is good, but there's better Mexican food available in the area. The margaritas are legendary -- delicious and they don't skimp on the alcohol. We took a friend...More

Thank CMN14
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A lot of people in the Green Valley area seem to like this restaurant...........I don't know why. Dined with a group recently, not my first visit, but hopefully will be my last. Only Mexican restaurant I've ever ate at where they charge you for chips...More

Thank jdccnh20
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our group of 8 made reservations, and were seated promptly at a lovely corner table. Our server brought our drinks and took our order, and then we waited....and waited....and waited for our food! All the tables near us were served and eating dessert before our...More

1  Thank Mark-Mary A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There's live music almost every night. The servers are friendly and the food arrives hot and usually in a timely manner but the food, other than the ribs and fish tacos, is just okay. There's plenty of room for improvement and you need a reservation...More

Thank Kathy L
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Bronwyn S
17 February 2018|
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Response from Tana T | Reviewed this property |
Yes, same ownership! I met the owner while I was there and lots of people I know love this place for their fruit burrito's. But, I have to say I got terrible heartburn from my dinner and will never eat there again. I call... More
4 January 2018|
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Response from taffy104 | Reviewed this property |
I can’t answer this. I’m sure they would do there best to accommodate
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1931 E Frontage Rd, Tumacacori, AZ 85640-9997
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Tumacacori
  • Phone Number: +1 520-398-2397
  • E-mail
YOUR NEIGHBORHOOD RESTAURANT FOR 68 YEARSLet our family serve yours mouth-watering Mexican food & much more. Owned and operated by 4 generations of the Wisdom family.Our family works hard so that yours will enjoy a wonderful meal among friends. Tuesdays 2-for-1 margaritasFridays/Saturdays live music and open late until 91st Friday drink specials2nd Saturday drink specials and live music 1st Wednesday are BBQ Ribs
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