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Bobo's Restaurant

#17 of 1,539 Restaurants in Tucson
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American, Diner
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2938 E Grant Rd, Tucson, AZ 85716-2752
+1 520-326-6163
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05:30 - 14:00
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Sun - Sat 05:30 - 14:00
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Colorado
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132 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Thank you for a wonderful hotel manager, for sending us to this wonderful, neighborhood favorite. My husband and I had to force ourselves from not finishing the HUGE blueberry and apple pancakes we ordered. Absolutely old-school delicious! Coffee was delicious and service with a big smile. There's nothing fancy or frivolous in this restaurant, but there's pride in making their... More 

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Thank Arlene M
pa
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101 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Went for breakfast. Pancakes with bacon mine with pecan the other blueberries. Bacon portion was huge and was well cooked. The pancakes were good just very large. Service was great. Drink was constantly refilled and bill was prompt. Place is a dive in a so so neighborhood but it delivers

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Thank tazmania630
Santa Fe, New Mexico
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place made us smile, reminding us of the dives we used to eat breakfast at when we were in college. We sat at the counter which was fun and were served by what looked to be 3 generations a of family. The food was good fresh and plentiful The motif scruffy, and the prices right. Enjoy yourself, just don't... More 

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Thank Clifton H
Tucson
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Can be a little difficult to get in here sometimes, but that is because it is so popular. The food is very good and the portion sizes are huge!!

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Thank Andy00027
West Hartford, Connecticut
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200 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 131 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a local place that's open 7-days a week for breakfast and lunch. Service is very friendly and the food very good. It's not fancy, and prices are reasonable. It's a great place for breakfast.

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Thank Bert S
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went to this restaurant two mornings in a row, it was that good! The location of this restaurant is not in the greatest area but the staff is awesome and everyone is really friendly. The food is more than generous and very reasonable. I tried the apple pancakes the first day based on reviews I read on yelp. It... More 

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Thank Sarah M
Tucson, Arizona
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46 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Oh my word is this place great! After a short wait watching the locals come and go, we were seated to a breakfast on a HUGE scale. Oh so good! My partner had French toast, eggs and meat and I had eggs, bacon, sausage and a gigantic pancake with pecans. Yummy! This place is an iconic throw back to the... More 

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Thank susangsays
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45 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Found this on my phone, looking for a good breakfast near where we were staying. This restaurant is nothing fancy but it seems a lot of the folks there were regulars. Servers were polite and friendly. I had a pancake with eggs and crisp bacon and Nancy had biscuit gravy. Bacon was really crisp and coffee was great. Normally don't... More 

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Thank NRGYMaryland
Denver, Colorado
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83 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had to wait a few minutes to get a seat in Bobo's on a Sunday morning, but it was worth it. Great little diner. Service good, quick, and friendly. Coffee cup is always full with good basic coffee. The banana pancake is incredible. It was delicious and would have fed our entire table of 4. However, the rest of... More 

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Thank Victoria W
Grand Rapids, Michigan
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2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Went on while on Vacation, stopped in with my family. Had to wait about 15 mins for a table....no problem. 15 mins later...good to go. Service very friendly and quick.....food....soooo good. My kids loved everything....we loved everything....in fact. We are going back tomorrow for Breakfast on our way back home. One of our all time favorites after just one visit.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$4 - US$4
Cuisine
American, Diner
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
05:30 - 14:00
Monday
05:30 - 14:00
Tuesday
05:30 - 14:00
Wednesday
05:30 - 14:00
Thursday
05:30 - 14:00
Friday
05:30 - 14:00
Saturday
05:30 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2938 E Grant Rd, Tucson, AZ 85716-2752
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Tucson
  • Phone Number: +1 520-326-6163

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?