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Rosa's Mexican Food

#215 of 1,574 Restaurants in Tucson
€€ - €€€Mexican
1750 E Fort Lowell Rd Ste 164, Tucson, AZ 85719-2300
+1 520-325-0362
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good30%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“cheese crisp” (13 reviews)
“enchiladas” (23 reviews)
“carne seca” (9 reviews)
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1750 E Fort Lowell Rd Ste 164, Tucson, AZ 85719-2300
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Basic, no frills atmosphere that serves up a good variety of Mexican food. They seem to get rather crowded at dinner with the younger and retirement crowds. Easy to see why. An unpretentious atmosphere, and good Mexican food at reasonable prices.

Thank syncomm1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We are very picky about our Mexican food, and we give this place an A+! We tried to go to a different place and had such a long wait we ended up at Rosa's. What a serendipity! It is very authentic and truly delicious. If...More

Thank Jochmarq
Reviewed 9 February 2018

We have eaten here several times. It seems to get more expensive every visit. This place serves your standard Mexican fare-cheese drenched Sonoran style with rice and beans. An enchilada plate with three enchiladas is $14 at lunch The food is nothing special, but not...More

Thank John A
Reviewed 4 February 2018

Rosa’s was once one of the best Mexican restaurants in Tucson. But now it is just a sad fajita shop. No more good food and friendly service I can no longer go there, because it just isn’t good in any way

Thank G S
Reviewed 7 January 2018

Full range of great Mexican food. We have been going to Rosa's for over 30 years. It never disappoints. They say the food is made from scratch and not made out of cans. We can tell the difference. Nice friendly service. The food is served...More

Thank AZ1912
Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

It's been several years since we've been to Rosa's, and it just wasn't the same. The carne seca, for which they're well known, was full of chilies but not carne seca. The green corn tamales were so covered with cheese that they were completely masked,...More

Thank JoMKess
Reviewed 16 November 2017

We had an excellent lunch here. I ordered the cheese crisp extra crispy, and it came out great. Best carne seca ever!

Thank drkitjones
Reviewed 20 October 2017

OK, so i went there with two friends the other night. I am a native, born and raised here for 50 years. First off- the menu reflected on their website is inaccurate- they RAISED the prices quite a bit. No kidding - they want 18...More

Thank sayheyjason
Reviewed 19 October 2017

We went to Rosa's by pure chance; it was close to where we were staying and we wanted to get some Mexican food for lunch. We were very fortunate to say the least. The exterior was pretty nondescript but inside it was pretty standard as...More

Thank rudeman33
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

Authentic atmosphere and friendly service. The food is amaaazing. We have been going for over 25 years. We loved it then and it has only gotten better. Whenever I come back to visit Tucson, Rosa's is #1 on my list!

Thank Katiii_rundel
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1750 E Fort Lowell Rd Ste 164, Tucson, AZ 85719-2300
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Tucson
  • Phone Number: +1 520-325-0362
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