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Cafe Margarita

€€ - €€€Italian, Mexican,
131 S. 5th Street, Tombstone, AZ 85638
+1 520-457-2277
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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Italian, Mexican, Southwestern, American, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
131 S. 5th Street, Tombstone, AZ 85638
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Learned this was originally the Russ House, a place where Nellie Cashman, "the Angel of Tombstone", worked and cooked. As with all of Tombstone you were treated as an old friend not a tourist. The people were wonderful the food out of this world, the...More

Thank gillenp2018
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great little restaurant, chips and salsa and margaritas were amazing. Our family had mixed reviews on the food, but we all agreed on those 3 things. People are dressed in traditional clothing and very friendly. I recommend this place for food and drink.

Thank TravelinTrixie2012
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food, drinks, and atmosphere were great at Cafe Margarita. We had dinner there before we left town and were not disappointed! The prickly pear margarita was fabulous!

Thank Jill R
Reviewed 15 April 2018

We can't believe that it has a 4 star rating. There were four of us for dinner on Saturday night and the consensus was that the food was some of the worst Mexican food we all ever had. Simply not much else can be said.

Reviewed 15 April 2018

Technically this restaurant is a Ital-Mex combo, but we can only speak to the Mexican food. We found the surroundings authentic and lively and yummy food. We enjoyed great guac here, along with excellent enchiladas and tacos. They even offer good sides beyond the usual...More

Thank pjhahn
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

We had a delicious dinner with friends at this Resturant. Very enjoyable! Delicious food ! We recommend the Mexican menu!

Thank Chris S
Reviewed 24 March 2018

great friendly service and the meal quickly served and great margaritas . place was very clean and both servers at lunch were period attired and fun .

Thank David A
Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

We all ate lunch here at this restaurant and I was disappointed that we thought it was strictly a Mexican restaurant and it was not. Us all kinds of food on the menu. It was pricey and the food wasn’t that good

Thank poobecca
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

We live in Tucson and drive down occasionally and usually have a meal here. I haven't tried anything that I haven't enjoyed and the staff is always friendly.

Thank falc0nj0sh
Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

One block off Adam street. Nice decor. Good food. Sat on patio in courtyard with fire blazing. Cool desert night. Not too many local places can have fire going. This place is replica adobe style.

Thank RoadRunner79
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 131 S. 5th Street, Tombstone, AZ 85638
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Tombstone
  • Phone Number: +1 520-457-2277
Now serving a, -Mexican -Italian & -American Inspired menu, with a commitment to always use the freshest ingredients in all of our in-house prepared menu options. We also strive to provide the absolute Best guest experience and customer service each and every day.
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