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North Italia

#15 of 1,544 Restaurants in Tucson
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2995 E Skyline Dr, Tucson, AZ 85718-3053
+1 520-299-1600
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11:00 - 16:30
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Wed 11:00 - 04:30
Thu - Tue 11:00 - 16:30
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Brussels, Belgium
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211 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

After a morning visiting Biosphere 2 we came back to Tucson and enjoyed a late lunch here. We brought two active children for lunch. The waiter immediately helped with the children providing special chairs, crayons and paper. We had the daily special along with a salad dish and pasta. The children had a children's portion. Everyone enjoyed the meal and... More 

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guadalajara
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229 reviews
192 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We really enjoyed sunday lunch at north, the pizza with figs and prosciutto and arugula was excellent, as well as the service. They have a new manager from the UK, and you can tell he is doing an amazing job!

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Tucson, Arizona
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63 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Always busy at lunch and happy hour. Wonderful bar snacks and happy hour drinks. The salads at lunch are particularly good.

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Denver
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26 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I had an excellent Sunday brunch at North. The server was very good as was the food. They had a beautiful patio as well.

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park city, ut
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

My college son and buddies always want to go there when we visit Tucson. Why? The scene obviously. Always very cute waitresses. But this last meal will keep me from returning for some time. It was easily 30 minutes before we received our drinks. The food came well over an hour after we ordered it. But our waitress was really... More 

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Cavendish, Canada
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just came back from a delightful experience. My husband and I had three courses. For apps, I had the roasted cauliflower which was in a great sauce and he had the heirloom tomatoes and burrata. He had the steak and I had the scallops. The steak was very tender and sauce delicious. The scallops were delicious but a little fishy.... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I had not heard of this chain of high-end Italian restaurants and didn't know it was part of a chain when we reserved our table. Everything about North Italia was okay, but not special. Our two entrees were fresh, but not particularly tasty -- a marked disappointment for this type of cuisine. The service was good, but... More 

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Arboles, Colorado
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was just fair ,,so was the service I would never go back there to many good restaurants in Tucson and this is not one of them I Ask for acup of ice three times from three different severs I had to get it my self the salad was a joke the meat balls that was another joke every... More 

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Tucson, Arizona
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3 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

The lively atmosphere is always welcoming in this modern, Italian restaurant. The friendly staff serves delicious homemade pasta as well as great pizzas, entrees and Brunch. Noisy , but comfortable!

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Thank FleurePW
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

North was amazing. Service was spot on, attentive but not overbearing. The food was very special. The restaurant combines a lively bar scene, beautiful outdoor dining and an engaging dining room with a great menu.

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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$ 30 - US$ 35
Cuisine
Italian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 16:30
Monday
11:00 - 16:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 16:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 04:30
Thursday
11:00 - 16:30
Friday
11:00 - 16:30
Saturday
11:00 - 16:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2995 E Skyline Dr, Tucson, AZ 85718-3053
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Tucson
  • Phone Number: +1 520-299-1600
Description
We’ve turned a modern lens on traditional Italian cooking. North Italia is our love letter to Italy—a place that’ll make you feel like you’ve stepped off a charming side street to discover a culinary gem. After a decade in business, we’ve learned a thing or two and we’re approaching perfection in the art of handmade pasta and pizza. Every day, we start from scratch to create dishes like Strozzapreti with Bloomsdale spinach or supple ribbons of tagliatelle for our Bolognese. Our pizza is a revelation: an airy, barely chewy center embraced by a perfectly crisp crust. With the spirit of the Italian taverna, North is the place to talk shop over a cocktail or swap gossip sharing delectable chef creations.Every neighborhood would be lucky to have a place like North.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?