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Los Nopales

3051 S Kinney Rd, Tucson, AZ 85713-5504
+1 520-883-5353
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good33%
  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“enchiladas” (19 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern
3051 S Kinney Rd, Tucson, AZ 85713-5504
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Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

We stopped here about 3:00 after our visit to Old Tucson. It was fairly quiet which was nice. Yesterday we saw that it had been busier in the early evening. They had a great selection on the menu. The service was great. I had the...More

Thank Kathy D
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

Simple restaurant with great food and service. Waitress was helpful explaining some of their dishes. Very clean. I will be back!

Thank Aybrogan
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Found this great restaurant purely by accident on a Thursday afternoon about 5 pm. It was PACKED with happy customers and LOTS of people standing while waiting for a table or to-go order. We had some of the best Mexican food we've had for some...More

1  Thank Wendalyn S
Reviewed 3 March 2017

This small, colorful restaurant was a great find. Food was delicious and staff was friendly. Out of the way, but worth going!

Thank Kimbolina55
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Wanting to try someplace different we found Los Nopales after quite a drive from downtown. Seems to be a popular "area" joint. Food was ok not great. They did however have the best flan I have found since la fuente closed.

Reviewed 18 February 2017

A very small place with a modest exterior, but inside is colorful and friendly. The food was inexpensive and excellent. The staff was efficient and was a fun place for a casual dinner.

Thank kagfamily
Reviewed 14 February 2017

I think this is one of the best kept secrets in Tucson. Sits in a little strip area you would miss unless you were told where it was. Last year someone suggested we give it a try he had tried to eat there at least...More

Thank Barb247
Reviewed 11 February 2017

The place was full with a mix of cultures which is always a good sign. The food is not special but it was very good. much better than the americanized mexican chains. The guacamole had a good avacodo flavor with bits of tomoto and onion....More

Thank tradIndy
Reviewed 10 February 2017

This place is a bit hard to find since it is "inside" a small strip mall off of Kinney. It is fairly small and a short wait for a table is not uncommon. But they move diners through fairly quickly and the wait is worth...More

Thank George H
Reviewed 1 February 2017

We went to eat with family and throughly enjoyed it. Have been back a few times more. The food is great and there are lots of choices.

Thank josie g
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Charles T
19 October 2017|
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Response from nationalparkcrazy | Reviewed this property |
I did not see pizza on the menu. This is a Mexican food restaurant so I doubt it. They do have take out though.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:30 - 19:30
10:30 - 19:30
10:30 - 19:30
10:30 - 19:30
10:30 - 19:30
10:30 - 19:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3051 S Kinney Rd, Tucson, AZ 85713-5504
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Tucson
  • Phone Number: +1 520-883-5353
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