Comfort Suites at Sabino Canyon
7007 E. Tanque Verde
Tucson, AZ 85715
Phone: (520) 298-2300
Fax: (520) 298-6756
Dark wood and brick in the dining rooms lend Fuego Restaurant Bar & Grill a country-style atmosphere. The patio is large and lively. The menu emphasizes fresh, local ingredients and includes ostrich and game specialties. A "game harvest of the week" special features everything from buffalo to elk and venison. Served in generous portions, foodies can experiment with the diverse and unique preparations at this crowded local eatery.
For more than two decades, this attractive and eclectic cafe has pleased Tucson palates with interesting, above-average preparations of Mexican and American fare. Decked out in contemporary and subtly Southwestern colors and accents, it's a friendly, mom-and-pop-type operation. On the menu are items like the house specialty Leo's Special Chicken Burro that comes with a roasted tomatillo or red chili sauce, Huevos Rancheros (eggs, refried beans and salsa on a warm corn tortilla) and a Vegetarian Torta of eggplant peppers, havarti cheese and vegetables.
Renee's Organic Oven prides themselves on serving the best pizzas in all of Tucson. It starts with their organic ingredients, including staples like flour, eggs and olive oil. To top that off, their like to feature toppings that are sourced locally, including tomatoes and red bell peppers. Gluten-free pizza is also offered, as well as a selection of salads and homemade desserts. If you don't feel like pizza, pastas are also available and include selections like penne pesto and chicken and pesto lasagna.
This pizzeria boasts offering more toppings to pizza eaters than any other eatery in Tucson. Magpies has been selected "Best of Tucson" by the Tucson Weekly 10 years running for a reason. Cartoonist images of Italy decorate the walls, but the kids love it. All variations on the thin-crusted pizza theme come cheap. Several other Italian items such as calzones and pastas are available. You can also choose from eight different beers on tab, including the local Nimbus brand.
Located near the Morris K. Udall Park in the Northeast tenement, Zona 78 is a quintessential Italian restaurant, famous for its wood-fired pizzas and artisan Italian specialties. The atmosphere and ambiance perfectly suit casual dining occasions. The entire dining space, which extends to the patio is decorated in warm hues and elegant furnishing. Service and quality adhere to a high level, making sure the dining experience is delightful in every way. Some of the menu specialties include the Grilled Ahi Tuna, Pork Osso Buco, Chicken Parmigiano and the House-made Tagliatelle. Wines and beers complement each course, while fine desserts like the Red Velvet Panna Cotta add a lovely finish. Occasional wine tasting sessions are also held; reserve ahead to make the most.
This is not one of the chain pizza makers. Locally owned, Tino's has made pizzas from scratch since 1984. The restaurant's reputation rests on its famous 'white pizza', a product without tomato sauce but with plenty of fresh cheese and tasty toppings. The menu also features fresh garden salads, meatball grinders and big calzones. You can complement your meal with a cold mug of beer or a fine glass of wine. Some locals say this is the best pizzeria in town. Go and decide for yourself.
This cafe and catering company can be found at Tanque Verde Road's western-themed Trail Dust Town. It offers an eclectic menu of regional and contemporary American specialties in a casually upscale setting. In sharp contrast to its cowboy surroundings, this restaurant affords diners an almost European-style elegance with burnished gold accents and cloths festooning from the ceiling, on top of showcasing artwork by local artists.
Mesquite-grilled cowboy-style steaks are the star at this Wild West eatery, located within the Trail Dust Townwestern-themed attraction. It's a slice of cowboy culture complete with all the rustic rodeo-style trappings. Also be warned that this is not the place to wear your best tie, it's likely to end up as a part of the decor. Service is fast and friendly. This is the place for grilled steaks, chicken, ribs and fish with chuck wagon-type sides. Full bar service is available.
If you are growing tired of your normal burger place, take a tasty trip to Zinburger. All of their gourmet burgers are made with Certified Angus beef, and come in varieties like the Breakfast Burger with a fried egg, applewood-smoked bacon, avocado and american cheese. Their milkshakes are great too, as are their hand-cut sweet potato and truffle fries. As their name suggests, Zinburger also has a selection of wine pairings that go great with whatever burger you just ordered.
A thoughtful re-engineering has taken this traditional favorite and transformed it into a stylish new escape from the mundane chains. The personalized service and exciting flavors we have come to expect are now complemented by unique architecture highlighted by secluded booths, exposed beams ceilings and subdued lighting. A complete revamp of the wine list offers original and complex pairings for the individuals palate. The new dining room is a must for both seasoned veterans and new thrill seekers alike. For those homebodies among us, Panda offers the best delivery service in town.
Tucson Weekly calls their sushi "some of the best in town." The teppan cooking is also above par. The restaurant has a bistro-like atmosphere, and the cocktail lounge also functions as a sports bar. The kitchen offers a full spectrum of sushi choices and teppan-yaki dishes, ranging in price from a couple of dollars per sushi portion for teppan dinners. Full bar service is available with Japanese beers, sake and wines.
This quaint, country-style eatery offers some of the most satisfying breakfasts and lunches in Tucson. It's a comfortable, family-style country restaurant with accents from abroad. The menu runs the course from home style American to German, Scandinavian, Russian and Slavic specialties. If it's a pancake or waffle, you'll probably find it here. Breakfast is the big draw, but sandwiches, salads, soups and incredible desserts are also offered at lunch.