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Casa Del Rio

#294 of 1,544 Restaurants in Tucson
Certificate of Excellence
€€ - €€€
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
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1060 S Pantano Rd, Tucson, AZ 85710-5834
+1 520-296-2309
11:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Tucson, Arizona
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32 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food was below average, service was unconcerned with our satisfaction, over priced and full of people over 65+ The coupon crowd

Thank bnut7242
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have been here three times in the last month. I love there beans and rice. The waitress are so good about recommending dish that they think we would like. There recommendations are so right on they take the time to find out what your tastes are. The manager comes to the table to check on our meals and is... More 

Thank Jo S
Halifax, Canada
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126 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2017

I look forward to a Mexican meal at a reasonable price and Casa del Rio never disappoints me. Nor does the service. We were promptly seated and the nachos were fresh hot and crispy thin- delicious! I was celebrating with friends and had the Cadillac Marguarita. At $7.95 it was a bit short on Tequila, and very short on the... More 

Thank NSfoodlover
Nathalie, Virginia
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122 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Good menu selections here, we had enchiladas and tacos, both of which was good, salsa has something in it that I personally didn't care for but you cant please everybody.. Waitress was perfect and the iced tea was very good.

Thank Mike S
2 reviews
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

This is a great place to eat we go there almost every Friday we even have a favorite server name Jenna good food good prices and great staff

Thank Robert H
Sacramento, California
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25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2016

This place is so popular they have a take out door next to the restaurant in the evenings. Always two special daily, great interior, nice service, loads of UA gals (Cute!). Nice chips and salsa

Thank ticklemetooooo
Tucson, Arizona
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 21 October 2016

My wife and I have eaten at this restaurant never to be disappointed in the food, the service nor the value. It is not fancy but very clean, has very good service and excellent food. Often times family will come to visit Tucson and they all want to eat at least one meal at the "Casa." Even the family members... More 

Thank Robert H
Tucson, Arizona
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33 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2016

A family owned Tucson icon. Case Del Rio serves great Mexican food and offers take out too. In the 20 years we have been going there, we've never been disappointed!

Thank Rick Sherrie A
Tucson, Arizona
Level Contributor
11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 August 2016

We've been living in Tucson since 1990 and Casa Del Rio was the first restaurant we ever ate it. We love this place and you can tell the food is good because you see local customers of all ages there. Many, many are repeat customers. Their specialty is the chimichanga, especially the machaca chimichanga. The chimi is huge, crispy and... More 

Thank TedR55
Tucson, Arizona
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48 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 June 2016

This restaurant is very popular on Tucson's east side. I do eat there, but I don't get why its so popular. I guess there is a market for Americanized Mexican food. They serve lots of cheese crisps, I think they're ok, but not to die for. I do like their happy hour. Reduced price drinks and free nachos and other... More 

Thank Michele R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1060 S Pantano Rd, Tucson, AZ 85710-5834
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Tucson
  • Phone Number: +1 520-296-2309

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?