Service was sad and food was disappointing. The menu was limited, however the bar was well stocked. This makes me believe this is more a sports bar than a restaurant.
We expererienced two types of Mexican food during our visit to Rio Rico - 'upscale' at Elvira's in Tubac and the more traditional family cooking of Las Trankas. There is nothing fancy here, just a nicely decorated open room, with very friendly and good service and very good reasonably priced food. Everything we had was tasty, well presented and enjoyable.
Lunch at Las Trankas is always a cultural experience. There are usually Latino mulit-generational families sitting at long tables, with kids running around and a festive atmosphere permeates the place. I had my usual favorite---machaca. This is a beef dish, simmered in chiles, tomatoes, and spices, served with freshly made tortillas, beans and rice. The beef has been dried, and... More
This restaurant was suggested to us by the clerk at Esplendor Resort, and i must say a good choice it was, food was excellent tasty and had a home cooked feel. Very much enjoyed and was reasonably price in a very clean atmosphere. Restaurant is open for breakfast as well, but closes early after dinner so get there early. Service... More
Fantastic Shrimp tacos and HUGE portions! The prices are reasonable and the service is good. We can't wait to come back!
Been there several times and will continue to go. .........:..........
This started out as a great family run restaurant, but it's gone downhill since it was sold. The food is mediocre to good. The service is about average for this area. Not impressive.
The atmosphere for this restaurant was nice, but the food was only average.
Great taste/value with many Mexican choices. Easy access off I 19
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