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Casa Del Rio

#260 of 1,541 Restaurants in Tucson
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
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1060 S Pantano Rd, Tucson, AZ 85710-5834
+1 520-296-2309
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Today
11:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Halifax, Canada
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119 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I look forward to a Mexican meal at a reasonable price and Casa del Rio never disappoints me. Nor does the service. We were promptly seated and the nachos were fresh hot and crispy thin- delicious! I was celebrating with friends and had the Cadillac Marguarita. At $7.95 it was a bit short on Tequila, and very short on the... More 

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Thank NSfoodlover
Nathalie, Virginia
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119 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017

Good menu selections here, we had enchiladas and tacos, both of which was good, salsa has something in it that I personally didn't care for but you cant please everybody.. Waitress was perfect and the iced tea was very good.

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Thank Mike S
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

This is a great place to eat we go there almost every Friday we even have a favorite server name Jenna good food good prices and great staff

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Thank Robert H
Sacramento, California
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24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

This place is so popular they have a take out door next to the restaurant in the evenings. Always two special daily, great interior, nice service, loads of UA gals (Cute!). Nice chips and salsa

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Tucson, Arizona
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

My wife and I have eaten at this restaurant never to be disappointed in the food, the service nor the value. It is not fancy but very clean, has very good service and excellent food. Often times family will come to visit Tucson and they all want to eat at least one meal at the "Casa." Even the family members... More 

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Thank Robert H
Tucson, Arizona
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33 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

A family owned Tucson icon. Case Del Rio serves great Mexican food and offers take out too. In the 20 years we have been going there, we've never been disappointed!

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Thank Rick Sherrie A
Tucson, Arizona
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2016

We've been living in Tucson since 1990 and Casa Del Rio was the first restaurant we ever ate it. We love this place and you can tell the food is good because you see local customers of all ages there. Many, many are repeat customers. Their specialty is the chimichanga, especially the machaca chimichanga. The chimi is huge, crispy and... More 

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Tucson, Arizona
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48 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2016

This restaurant is very popular on Tucson's east side. I do eat there, but I don't get why its so popular. I guess there is a market for Americanized Mexican food. They serve lots of cheese crisps, I think they're ok, but not to die for. I do like their happy hour. Reduced price drinks and free nachos and other... More 

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Thank Michele R
redondo beach
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

I went to Casa Del Rio for lunch as it had 4.5 stars on Yelp. I didn't have time to read the reviews - don't make the same mistake. The hostess sat us next to the kitchen despite many other tables that were available; we asked to be moved. The complimentary chips and salsa arrived and were good; however, we... More 

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Thank neverenuftravel
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

The chips n salsa were good, we were told by a friend of the family to order the cheese dip, it came out late and tasted slightly scorched. The carne was delicious. It's a nice place to stop by if you have a large party. Don't go far out of your way, their is great carne asada at much lower... More 

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Thank Ryan C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1060 S Pantano Rd, Tucson, AZ 85710-5834
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Tucson
  • Phone Number: +1 520-296-2309

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