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Vivace Restaurant

#1 of 1,536 Restaurants in Tucson
Certificate of Excellence
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6440 N. Campbell Avenue, Tucson, AZ 85718 (Campbell and River)
+1 520-795-7221
11:30 - 21:00
Closed now
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Mon - Thu 11:30 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 22:00
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Bellingham, Washington
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46 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Went for lunch with some friends that I have not seen for many years. We were shown to a table that would be perfect for catching up and being a bit boisterous. Wine list was very good with offerings at all ranges of the price spectrum with some very good values. Everyone had something different for main courses and all... More 

Thank H2oVision
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

My husband and I were prepared to love this restaurant, but were disappointed. The bread and pesto before dinner was great, but all the other food was mediocre,well prepared, but nothing special. And the waitress was oddly apologetic and obsequious.

Thank Julia S
Casa Grande, Arizona
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154 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Our visit was as Special as our 70th birthday celebration. Our waiter Fritz was terrific and made us feel like regulars. Our meals were excellent and the Tirimisu outstanding. Will definitely be back on our next trip to Tucson

Thank Woodguy21
Oro Valley, Arizona
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112 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

With a group of over 20 ladies I experienced the fine service, delicious food & wonderful views of Vivace for the first time. I will definitely return soon. As far as I know everyone was very satisfied with their meal; some even had room for dessert. My four-cheese Manicotti was so tasty & just the right size along with the... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

This is an awesome restaurant with beautiful views of Tucson. Wait staff was fantastic, food was absolutely delicious. We will return to this restaurant next visit !

Thank rufrdr55
Chicago, Illinois
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

While visiting my in-laws last weekend they took us to one of their favorite restaurants in Tucson for lunch. It did not disappoint. Our server, Jackie, was excellent. She was upbeat, made recommendations to my husband and me, and checked back on us in an appropriate time...not too much or too little. I had the pear and walnut salad which... More 

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Chagrin Falls, Ohio
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Service was excellent. Prices were moderate. Food excellent. Restaurant was too crowded and noisy for me but all else was good.

Thank Sharmyn C
Atlanta, Georgia
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44 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We made a reservation here based on reviews and suggestions from the hotel. Food was good but felt they were trying to turn tables quickly and it was quick - here's the bread, appetizer and salad delivered at the same time. There was a beautiful view of the city, but I will check a different Italian restaurant next time in... More 

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Tucson, Arizona
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236 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 158 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Had not been to Vivace for quite some time. The return visit was every bit as good as previous ones. With it's fine Italian dining menu VIvace has an amazing view of the city below. Sunsets are amazing. The menu from appetizers to desserts is something for everyone: escargots, stuffed mushrooms, salto buco, veal marsalla, risottos (several), fish, pasta, beef... More 

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Crosby, Minnesota
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Best Salmon I have had anywhere in the past few years! Generous, perfectly done. Great service. Fantastic views an ambiance. Will go back.

Thank KUMA1940

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, 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
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6440 N. Campbell Avenue, Tucson, AZ 85718
    (Campbell and River)
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Tucson
  • Phone Number: +1 520-795-7221
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?