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Melio's Trattoria

2261 E Frontage Rd, Tubac, AZ 85646-9997
+1 520-398-8494
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Overview
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good22%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible17%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (28 reviews)
“italian beef” (2 reviews)
“shrimp” (4 reviews)
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Italian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
2261 E Frontage Rd, Tubac, AZ 85646-9997
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1 - 10 of 146 reviews

Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

Once again, an absolutely perfect meal served exquisitely. I had the chicken marsala, my husband had the seafood linguine. Excellent. Both meals.

1  Thank Susan N
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Food was homemade and reasonably priced for a generous serving. I am just not used to the restaurants that don't provide a side salad. Bread serving was skimpy although homemade. We are from the East and used to a complete meal, not just the main...More

Thank mbark4950
Reviewed 24 March 2018

We were there for dinner. We did not have a reservation but the place was practically empty found a spot for us. It began to fill up about a half hour later. It was a noisy dinner with some folks behind us who had obviously...More

Thank Michael J
Reviewed 19 March 2018

So enjoyed the delightful atmosphere, succulent portions of salad and appetizers! One of the best meals we experienced while staying in Tubac.

1  Thank Annie A
Reviewed 15 March 2018

Fabulous ITALIAN food. Just a tiny, off the beaten path, just feet away from Tubac old style restaurant. Check the availability of getting in, since the owners take time away.

Thank Jackietravels1
Reviewed 5 March 2018

The restaurant was less that half full but the service was very slow and inconsistent. Had to wait for food because they said it would take longer due to the pizza orders so all food was held until they were ready. Saw the waiter very...More

1  Thank tom A
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Very, very good menu of Italian food. Great ambience and views. Great wines and service. Super Tubac treasure.

Thank bajaarizonat
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Horrible food and hostile, nasty service. You can't change anything on the preset menu, but the worst was that they put canned mushrooms on tough veal. Sauce was tasteless and they had the nerve to charge us $11.00 for a bowl of dry pasta. Manager...More

Thank FOURACES2132
Reviewed 24 February 2018

Food is very good, service attentive. Love the quirky decorations, aprons on the ceiling, nice lighting and good dinner music. Pass on the house chardonnay.

Thank maremart
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

Went for dinner. Service and food was great. Nice atmosphere. Wine selection was also very good and the whole dinner was worth it.

Thank Darrelweb
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Response from Jon B | Reviewed this property |
Of course I have no idea what took place but I would call and ask to speak to the lady owner. I have always found her to be very reasonable and quite pleasant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2261 E Frontage Rd, Tubac, AZ 85646-9997
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Tubac
  • Phone Number: +1 520-398-8494
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