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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%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (12 reviews)
“tasting menu” (8 reviews)
“vichyssoise” (5 reviews)
Open Now
06:30 - 23:59All hours
American, International, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
2200 E Elm St, Tucson, AZ 85719-4332
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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 5 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 4 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
Reviewed 29 June 2017

We spent several days at the Arizona inn and ate in the main dining room for breakfast and dinner! The food was excellent and they offered a good choice ! It was elegant casual! We were so comfortable there that we entertained friends! The servicers...More

Thank carolschaefer
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Our luncheon group chose the Arizona Inn dining room several days ago. I printed out some of the fantastic history of this resort and we arrived early to take a small tour. Lunch was at a round table--hard to find in a lot of restaurants...More

Thank WPCTucson
Reviewed 9 June 2017

They have a great , interesting selection of food for all 3 meals a day. You never have to leave this wonderful hotel to get a nice dining experience in Tucson. I would even go as far to argue that if you were staying somewhere...More

Thank Chuck M
Reviewed 18 May 2017

The Hotel is magnificent! It transports you to the glamorous 50's era! Unfortunately our dinner at the Casual Dining food was very poor. I was served Medallions of Port Tenderloin that were "charred and dry" I did not want to complain because we were with...More

Thank Rosa H
Reviewed 18 April 2017

I only ate breakfast in the outdoor part. The food and services were great. It seems to be the place to be for special people to get together for breakfast.

Thank Ahmed M
Reviewed 18 April 2017

The Arizona Inn is indeed a wonderful building and setting to enjoy a meal and a drink - so I would give it another chance. We sat in the Garden Patio area, which was lovely on a Tuesday early evening (7 adults). The service was...More

Thank StellaHobo
Reviewed 16 April 2017

After visiting the Desert Museum in the morning, my husband and I joined friends for a late brunch. The food was delicious, the atmosphere really elegant old Arizona. The wait staff were friendly and competent. Very enjoyable.

Thank Doc2369
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Questions & Answers
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
US$ 12 - US$ 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
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
06:30 - 23:59
06:30 - 23:59
06:30 - 23:59
06:30 - 23:59
06:30 - 23:59
06:30 - 23:59
06:30 - 23:59
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
  • E-mail
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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