We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Lodge on the Desert

₹₹ - ₹₹₹
American, Southwestern, International
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
306 N. Alvernon Way, Tucson, AZ 85711 (Alvernon and Broadway)
+1 520-325-3366
Today
17:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 14:00
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun - Wed 17:00 - 21:00
Sun - Sat 07:00 - 14:00
Thu - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50

252 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 249: English reviews
Phoenix, Arizona
Level Contributor
45 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016

Oddly, we were the only ones in the restaurant from 6:30-7:30, but we had a very enjoyable meal. Service was very good too.

Helpful?
Thank Erik R
Level Contributor
26 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

Spacious room with gas fireplace. Lap pool & jacuzzi just the right temps. Hot breakfast buffet included. HELPFUL FRIENDLY STAFF. Good restaurant & bar on site.

Helpful?
Thank Rob S
Mountain View, California
Level Contributor
15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

I had salmon and it was lovely with little shrimps in the sauce. Others had lamb and we were all really delighted with our food, atmosphere and drinks. I would definitely recommend this to ANYONE. Nice personable service.

Helpful?
Thank startreklover
Scottsdale, Arizona
Level Contributor
8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

enjoyed the atmosphere a lot...sat right next to the fire. food good. don't be in a hurry. this is not a fast eat and run restaurant .spinach salad delicious and the appetizer cheese and meat was great!!! 'continental' breakfast filled me up for the day!

Helpful?
Thank Dorothy J
Tucson, Arizona
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016

As near-native Tucsonans who value fresh ingredients and innovative cuisine, we have happily discovered a fine addition to the Tucson culinary scene! Chef Andrew Larkin’s new menu at the Lodge on the Desert contains many notable treats. Last night, my grilled calamari appetizer (a special not on the menu) with cherry peppers and multicolored cherry tomatoes on a bed of... More 

Helpful?
Thank rabelais491
England
Level Contributor
56 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

After travelling all day on a plane from England and then a drive down from Phoenix I was ready for a couple of beers and a good nights sleep. This was not to be. On arrival I was informed at 2205 hrs that the bar shut at 2200 and it was "impossible" to get a beer and I would have... More 

Helpful?
Thank Needagoodholiday_9
Milan, Italy
Level Contributor
110 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

What I liked most: - the lodge itself is very nice, typical Mexican small buildings in a very nice cactus garden - free parking - room was huge (but a bit empty) What I didn't like: - breakfast! Terrible. It is a complimentary breakfast but it would be better to pay and have a real breakfast. Ridiculous and small choice... More 

Helpful?
Thank saimonmays
Angels Camp, California
Level Contributor
10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016

Sat on the patio and enjoyed drinks and dinner. The atmosphere was relaxing. Not what I expected. The food was fresh and delicious. Our server was very attentive. Will go back again and again.

Helpful?
Thank pjs1013
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

Was really impressed with my room,the staff was friendly, ate at the restaurant everyone was great. I would definitely stay again.

Helpful?
Thank Marcy R
Springerville, Arizona
Level Contributor
17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

We spent one night this past weekend at this hotel. The unique desert landscape at the hotel was breathtaking; however, it was too hot to sit outdoors. We were disappointed to learn the cocktail lounge and restaurant were not open on Sundays. Restaurants are nearby. The room we were given was small and smelled faintly of dog urine; but, the... More 

Helpful?
Thank graychief

Travellers who viewed Lodge on the Desert also viewed

 

Been to Lodge on the Desert? Share your experiences!

Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 20 - US$ 30
Cuisine
American, Southwestern, International
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Monday
07:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
07:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
07:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
07:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 306 N. Alvernon Way, Tucson, AZ 85711
    (Alvernon and Broadway)
  • Public Transportation: A SunTran stop is conveniently located less than one block from the Lodge's main entrance.
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Tucson
  • Phone Number: +1 520-325-3366
  • This restaurant is at Lodge on the Desert

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Lodge on the Desert and other visitors
1 question
Ask a question

See all questions (1)

Questions? Get answers from Lodge on the Desert staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?