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Poco & Mom's Restaurant

#67 of 1,542 Restaurants in Tucson
Certificate of Excellence
Mexican, Southwestern
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1060 S Kolb Rd, Tucson, AZ 85710-4944
+1 520-325-7044
06:00 - 21:00
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Sun 07:00 - 14:00
Tue - Fri 06:00 - 21:00
Sat 07:00 - 21:00
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Tucson, Arizona
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I had to wait for 20 minutes for a table on my first visit. The first bite in to my food and I knew why. Lot of good food bursting with flavor. There are many locations but this one is the best. Now sure why but it is. Service is okay and the last time I was hear I washed... More 

Thank lilwoff
Level Contributor
29 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wish they were more certain about gluten free options. At least the green chili was gluten free. Enjoyed the blue firm tortillas.

Thank Susan S
Niceville, Florida
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27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

My wife is from Las Cruces, fantastic cook...PocoMoms rivals her best but I don't have to wash the dishes. Every meal, breakfast, lunch, and dinner...Fantastic. I don't like this one closes at 2 now, but go to new Poco on Tanque Verde, same food, and a bar! Take home some Hatch green chile in a jar.

Thank gpskisgolfs
Bend, Oregon
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

We go to Poco & Mom's every chance we get. The New Mexici cuisine is fabulous! I recommend the Combo plate for only $12.95. You'll get your voice of a shredded beef, or chicken or red pork (my favorite), a Chili Cheese Arellano, an Enchilada with your choice of meat, rice and the best re fried beans ever....and I don't... More 

Thank VagaBonds2015
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4 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Saw the restaurant while driving and decided to give it a try. It looked good from outside. Turned out to be tiny inside. Dark, rickety tables with plastic hotdog stand looking table cloth. That would be fine IF the food was good. Supposedly famous for their enchilada sauce and I love enchiladas. The red sauce tasted like someone had accidentally... More 

Thank Lara L
Laramie Wyoming
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69 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

Went to the Cantina on Tanque Verde after a Mt.Lemmon hike.Breakfast all day is a big draw.Hubs had breakfast skillet and really enjoyed it.I enjoyed my insanely spicy Mexican flag style enchiladas.You can choose different sauces and fillings.We ate out back in the patio by a fountain.Relaxing and refreshing.Highly recommend apres hiking.

Thank windlibrarian
Hebron, Kentucky
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102 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

Was expecting a more traditional southwest flair to the food in this Mexican restaurant. Food was somewhat bland--unusual for Mexican cuisine. I had a tamale dish and they looked and tasted like frozen reheated tamales. The corn casings were dry to the look and taste. The salsa was about the only thing that was flavorful. Service was good. It seems... More 

Thank KY Resident
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25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

I've heard and read so much about this place - all glowing, I tried to visit the "original" but it was closed. We ate at the "fancier" site. I ordered the chike relleno with green chile cream sauce and was not disappointed. The beans were also good as was the salsa. I wasn't fond of the rice, but I will... More 

Thank rconnelly
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

8/27/16 Service was excellent sat in cantina,food slow and burger over cooked. Fans in bar made eating uncomfortable and food was cold before finished 1/4 of burger so ended taking 3/4 home

Thank jmvmm
Newark, Ohio
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016

We have eaten at Poco and Mom's several times while visiting family in Tucson. We have always had friendly, courteous service. The food is good, the service is always friendly - and it's always full of customers! I recently tried the Machaca in a Chimichanga and it was much tastier that I even expected!

Thank MVanDeusen

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Southwestern
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1060 S Kolb Rd, Tucson, AZ 85710-4944
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Tucson
  • Phone Number: +1 520-325-7044

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