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Tubac Jack's Restaurant

$$ - $$$
Mexican, American, Southwestern, Bar, International, Gastropub
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7 Plaza Rd, Right Inside the Entrance to Tubac, Tubac, AZ 85646-5206
+1 520-398-3161
11:00 - 22:00
Closed now
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Sun 11:00 - 20:00
Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 00:00
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Jacksonville, Oregon
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38 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We were at this restaurant today and never in my life have I experienced such poor service. When we arrived, we waited and waited and finally flagged someone down to get menus. Then we waited and waited. A group of four arrived and sat at a table next to us. The waiter appeared (finally) and proceeded to take their order.... More 

Thank MadameProfessor
Gladstone, Michigan
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37 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Went shopping in Tubac, and stopped for "prickly pear magarita which was great and the bartender was awesome!!! Had chips and salsa and was very good!!

Thank sassylady1965
winterset, iowa
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35 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to Tubac to shop. Went to Jack's for a cold beer and relax at bar. Had the wings and rings, quesadilla and baby back ribs. Great tasting food and hot. Great bartender and service.

Thank benoitll
Tucson, Arizona
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79 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We went here during an event in Tubac and as we expected the place was busy and we had to wait for a table. The food was good but fairly basic. This place could be a whole lot better with a little effort, hope it gets better.

Thank Peter H
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80 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The food looks very good however we have never eaten there except for chips and salsa. the beer is cold and that's all that matters.

Thank clipper13
Green Valley, Arizona
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been to Tubac Jack's many times for lunch with a friend so we decided to try it when our daughter and husband and friends were looking for a place to eat diinner in Tubac. For some reason we got an abbreviated menu but we placed our orders anyway. Three of the orders came within a reasonable amount of time... More 

Thank Barbara S
Peoria, Illinois
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416 reviews
235 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 173 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

During the recent Tupac Art Festival we stopped in for lunch. Busy place. Seating inside and out. Also seating at the bar. We were a group of 7 and ordered a variety of items. Mine was the "World-famous Green Chili Stew." It was really, really good! Big chunks of mesquite smoked pork. Nice sized chunks of potato, green chilis, corn... More 

Thank Jeffrey S
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Came in around 12:45, fairly full at exterior, almost no one inside. Food service was slow, after being served saw little of wait staff as she also had to work exterior. Food was fair more similar to fast food joint. Somewhat expensive for the quality.

Thank Wayne Z
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 February 2017

When we got there, they were busy so we could understand the kitchen being "backed up", but as time went on, it became almost laughable and this was on a Tuesday! I would hate to see what the weekend is like. Besides the problem in the kitchen, the service was very poor. Every table around us was making comments about... More 

Thank Judy C
Rio Rico, Arizona
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2017

This would be a great place to hang out at for a burger and beer. I have had their burger's and they are great, the pulled pork and ribs for me is a bit to sweet but still very good. I'm a fan of fries and although these are really good I wish they would come with some sort of... More 

Thank Gary W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Mexican, American, Southwestern, Bar, International, Gastropub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Plaza Rd, Right Inside the Entrance to Tubac, Tubac, AZ 85646-5206
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Tubac
  • Phone Number: +1 520-398-3161
Tubac Jack's, one of the oldest restaurants in Tubac, has an eclectic menu of BBQ, Mexican, and worldwide favorites such as steaks, salmon, salads, burgers, pulled pork and, of course, our world famous green chili stew.

Jack's has a huge patio to enjoy those beautiful southern arizona days and evenings, as well as a full dining room and bar suited for any size party.

We have Johnny Bencomo playing his 18 string guitar every Friday night from 6-9, and a rotating list of bands playing on our patio every Saturday night.

Jack's offers catering for parties large and small, take out, and a huge selection of craft beer and cocktails.

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