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El Guero Canelo

2480 N Oracle Rd, Tucson, AZ 85705-4322
+1 520-882-8977
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“carne asada” (36 reviews)
“tacos” (43 reviews)
“beans” (31 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Fast food
2480 N Oracle Rd, Tucson, AZ 85705-4322
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Reviewed 2 days ago

A lot of locals. Hot dogs are awesome. Nice people - order at a window and pick up at another. Our service went pretty quickly. Place is a huge industrial type building. It was fun. We drove from North Tucson just to have a hot...More

Thank Sammy2141
Reviewed 1 week ago

The title pretty much says it all. This location's restaurant is next door to the headquarters - we went to the wrong building first. Its a huge, high ceilinged industrial space filled with bench seats and tables - fixings table behind the first couple rows...More

Thank LLDearness
Reviewed 1 week ago

I am definitely a hot dog lover! As a matter of fact, I love them all! Chicago doge, Kraut dogs, Chile-Cheese dogs, you name it, I'll try it. So when I heard about this place and how good their Sonoran Dogs are, I simply HAD...More

Thank 380passingthru
Reviewed 1 week ago

Recommended by the hotel for a unique hotdog. Didn't ever know there WAS such a thing as a Sonoran hotdog but this was very good!

Thank 490bobb
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Normally the service is fine; however, today, I asked a young man how long my burrito was going to take (it was taking a long time), he appeared to look at me for awhile and he yelled from the other side of the kitchen... "it'll...More

Thank Jason W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We tried to eat at this restaurant on a friday night without booking a table, big mistake. However we returned on another night and enjoyed good sized portions and tasty food. The service was a bit slow and the constant asking did we want more...More

Thank thomasiridd
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

El Guero Canelo is a favorite among Tucson residents featuring Mexican food, the Sonoran Dog (a hotdog with all the fixings), and now fruit smoothies. Well worth a visit to this fast food place. The caramelos and nachos are also good.

Thank EugeC
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

El Guero Canelo received a James Beard culinary award last year for its classic Sonoran dog - a bacon wrapped hot dog w beans, salsa, onion, mustard n Mayo. What makes it real special is the softness of the bun, which is slit on top...More

1  Thank Julie K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had an out of town guest who wanted a Sonoran hot dog so we stopped here because of the reviews. I have only had one other Sonoran dog and it was delicious with a wonderfully soft bun. The hot dog we had here was...More

Thank Ellen4719
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visit AZ annually in February and when in Tucson, we visit here a couple times. Although go to the 12th Street location, the food is always top notch at both. Tje carne asada tacos, the Sonoran dogs. Sorry! I'd write more, but mouth is...More

Thank Janel D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$15
Mexican, Southwestern, Fast food
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
09:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2480 N Oracle Rd, Tucson, AZ 85705-4322
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Tucson
  • Phone Number: +1 520-882-8977
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