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Vivace Restaurant

6440 N Campbell Ave, Tucson, AZ 85718-1302
+1 520-795-7221
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (165 reviews)
“cheese souffle” (19 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Italian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
6440 N Campbell Ave, Tucson, AZ 85718-1302
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Reviewed yesterday

My wife and I ate here for our wedding anniversary this year. Neither of us had eaten here so we were excited to try it. The wine list is Extensive so if you are a wine enthusiast, you won't be disappointed I don't think! My...More

Thank Dino033
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This was a great dining experience. Everything, including the service, was excellent. I had the pork chop. It was good, but being a serious carnivore, I would order something else next time. I never cared for pesto before tonight but theirs was amazing. Be sure...More

Thank rickxxx
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This was a very delicious lunch with a friendly service, just a nice experience. We all enjoyed different dishes but it was all yummy. Enjoy!

Thank wishes1970
Reviewed 1 week ago

As always---Accommodating service ! Seafood soup is a killer!! Patio is so romantic when weather is accommodating. Soufflle's are outstanding! Don't ignore the house Rose! Can't wait to return!!

Thank alan a
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love Vivace -- great food, good service and awesome views of the city. I always order my favorite -- breaded chicken breast with green peppercorn cream sauce and garlic mashed potatoes. Oh so tasty and so tender you can cut the chicken with your...More

1  Thank Wesley C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Vivace was very busy on a recent Thursday. The service was a bit ragged with a long wait to order and clearing plates. However the food was excellent. I had the asparagus salad and the fantastic cheese soufflé. My husband had a pork dish with...More

Thank eastcoastvoyager
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I just ate here for dinner tonight with some of our vendor partners and really enjoyed the dinner. I had the pear walnut salad for an appetizer and the asparagus chicken risotto for my main entree. The food was delicious! The portions were very big!...More

Thank danyellekukuk
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were sorely disappointed in this highly profiled and well touted Northern Italian Tucson eatery. Perhaps we hit it on a bad night? It was a special occasion to celebrate my late husband's birthday. Throughout his life--he thoroughly enjoyed superb Italian food...so Vivace it was!...More

1  Thank SMRF
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ate here a couple of nights ago. I wasn't expecting a lot. Ho hum, another Italian restaurant. I couldn't have been more wrong! Excellent service. Pre-meal bread. And my meal, the chicken breast stuffed with crab meat, was one of the best meals I've had...More

Thank GSi_Bailey
Reviewed 18 April 2018

Vivacious restaurant occupies a large space on the foothills of the Catalina’s and has a wonderful view across Tucson. At night, the lights of the city and the view are wonderful. That being said, it is most noted for very well prepared food at very...More

Thank dmcd043
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Anthony W
30 March 2018|
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Response from Christine R | Reviewed this property |
Business casual out of respect for this fine restaurant; no jeans, appropriate length shorts. Make your dinner date special.
8 April 2017|
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Response from Errol A | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Every meal is prepared fresh, so if you want low salt, just ask when ordering. This is upscale Northern Italian, not the spaghetti and meatball house that is so common.
1 April 2017|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6440 N Campbell Ave, Tucson, AZ 85718-1302
    (Campbell and River)
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Tucson
  • Phone Number: +1 520-795-7221
  • E-mail
Rated number one for food in Tucson, by Zagat Survey, this Foothills restaurant has a Tuscan decor providing northern Italian fare, thoughtfully prepared with reasonable prices and wine list. Choose from a selection of appetizers, salads, pasta and main plates such as crab filled breaded chicken breast or grilled fresh salmon and rock shrimp. Relaxed inside and patio dining.
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