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Primo with Patio Dining

3800 W Starr Pass Blvd, JW Marriott Tucson Starr Pass Resort & Spa, Tucson, AZ 85745-5115
+1 520-791-6071
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good19%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“saltimbocca” (9 reviews)
“cannoli” (10 reviews)
“pizza” (19 reviews)
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Italian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
3800 W Starr Pass Blvd, JW Marriott Tucson Starr Pass Resort & Spa, Tucson, AZ 85745-5115
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful dinner with great service, but the Cannoli was life changing! Pizza was great, so was Sea-bass and scallops

Thank Hank H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had excellent food, perfect service and outstanding views when we ate lunch here. My chicken Caesar salad was very big and well priced. Outdoor dining which is great for brunch, lunch or dinner or something in between

Thank Peter R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

the views are worth the trip up the mountain and the food is icing on the cake take time relax and feel like a Queen in Nature ..

Thank Gypsy1102
Reviewed 12 January 2018

Of all the times we have been to Tucson, it always is a treat to be able to dine at Primo's. The ambiance is second to none. The food is deeelish. The restaurant manager serves your main order - thank you Stefano! There are pasta...More

Thank CaVok8Fly
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

First time dining here. Had a specialty pizza. Fabulous! Bread and salad also really good. Ambience is great. Great place to dine with friends. Will be back again when I'm back at the resort.

Thank KDL1969
Reviewed 5 December 2017

This restaurant is inside the Star Pass Resort which is in itself a high end resort. We were helping a couple of friends from out of town celebrate their wedding anniversary and they chose Primo and made reservations. A mining convention was going on at...More

1  Thank John J
Reviewed 24 November 2017

Most people staying at the Starr Pass would miss this place, I know I did having been several times to the hotel for business but sticking with the restaurants near the main lobby. Did not disappoint, had pork saltimbocca and wife had chix marsala...some of...More

Thank tqmman2002
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

We were excited to have an opportunity to dine here during our hotel stay. Our server was attentive, sincere and professional. That was the best part of the dining experience. My sweet potato soup was as sweet as pie. That might be okay for others,...More

Thank TucsonTeeter
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

If you are looking for an elegant dining scene with a wide variety of wines and signature meals, than this is the place to go. I highly recommend the coffee rubbed venison, it was phenomenal. Also, the staff is very good at what they do,...More

Thank prodanjj
Reviewed 21 October 2017

We went here for the happy hour and also intended to figure whether a dinner would be ok. Unfortunately there was no possibility to do any patio dining - no reason given. Alas we decided on two drinks and ordered the featured antipasti with that....More

Thank Reasonableguy123
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3800 W Starr Pass Blvd, JW Marriott Tucson Starr Pass Resort & Spa, Tucson, AZ 85745-5115
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Tucson
  • Phone Number: +1 520-791-6071
Local. Fresh. Modern. Primo with Patio Dining is a restaurant offering a fun and casual environment with a menu featuring fresh, locally sourced and organic cuisine made in our 100% scratch kitchen. Our restaurant in Tucson,Arizona is the perfect place for families to business diners. Experience what’s new at Primo with our inventive and robust Italian cuisine influenced by Mediterranean, French and Spanish flavors. Executive Chef Melissa Kelly is the 2013 James Beard Foundation Awards winner of the American Express Best Chef, Northeast Award. Chef Kelly was named one of the upcoming chefs of the 90's by Food & Wine magazine, Nation's Restaurant News, Bon Appetit, Gourmet, Chocolatier, The New York Times, The Boston Globe, Travel and Leisure, Conde Nast Traveler, Town & Country, and New York Magazine, among others, have all recognized her culinary talents. Her restaurant was listed as one of the "20 Most Important Restaurants in America" by Bon Appetit Magazine in 2013.
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