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Caruso's Restaurant

434 N 4th Ave, Tucson, AZ 85705-8443
+1 520-624-5765
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“garlic bread” (28 reviews)
“lasagna” (36 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
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434 N 4th Ave, Tucson, AZ 85705-8443
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Reviewed 5 days ago

#81 of 1,580 Restaurants in Tucson at the time of this writing... Wow?!! I highly recommend Caruso's! There are more elegant places, but none with more ambience or with better food. There is certainly no better value than Caruso's that I know of ... anywhere!...More

Thank Christopher E
Reviewed 5 days ago

We ate here (party of 7) during a trip to Tucson. The service was good and the food was good, although it was not the best Italian I had eaten. The salad was nice!! Prices were reasonable..I will note they only serve beer and wine,...More

Thank iankarrie
Reviewed 6 days ago

Stopped for lunch at Caruso's on a Sunday afternoon (about 1:00 PM). No wait - numerous tables available. We both ordered the Meatball Lunch plate. Bread and drinks were served pending the meal. The salads were brought shortly after. While waiting, the place began to...More

Thank Ron W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Family and I ate here during our summer vacation. Great food, great service. The outdoor courtyard is a thing of beauty.

Thank dbscpa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a nice surprise in some great Italian when we ended up on 4th and hungry. I was reminded of some of the Italian eateries back east that are a throwback in time. I got the chicken parm with a BIG side salad and the...More

Thank Betsy M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had family dinner as step-daughter is UA graduate student. Did not have to wait to be seated (although it was Thursday). Service was great as was the food. Waitress kept drinks and bread replenished. Would definately go back on return visit to Tucson.

Thank Kevin P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was here in november 2016 with some friends. I ordered som spaghetti with meatballs and I have to say that the pasta was a lot and wasn't really good ( I am a real Italian from Italy). Nevertheless, the meatballs were delicious and reminded...More

Thank carmenstaiano
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We arrived at Caruso's on a Friday night without a reservation and were told it would be an hour wait. We decided to stick it out as we were all setting out stomachs on delicious Italian food. Within 20 minutes, we were ushered to our...More

Thank Hope G
Reviewed 11 August 2017

I had the lasagna with meatballs and a pepperoni pizza.The lasagna was good and the meatballs were very good.But the best was the pepperoni pizza. The crust was perfect just the way I like it.My wife had the chicken alfredo and still has not stopped...More

Thank Rusty S
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Home made Italian food that should not be missed. I ordered Chicken Alfredo and it was delicious. Slices of juicy, cooked to perfection chicken breast on top of noodles in a creamy sauce. The bread is like dessert when you are waiting the short time...More

Thank Debra L
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Response from Betsy S | Reviewed this property |
They do have gluten free options, yes. Some of the sauces are NOT gluten free however. So don't get your hopes up for some clam sauce!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 434 N 4th Ave, Tucson, AZ 85705-8443
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Tucson
  • Phone Number: +1 520-624-5765
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