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Agave Restaurant

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Desert Diamonds Casino, 1100 W. Pima Mines Road at Interstate 19, Sahuarita, AZ
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 21:00
Closed now
All hours
Sun 16:00 - 21:00
Wed - Sun 11:00 - 14:00
Wed - Thu 16:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 16:00 - 22:00
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Sahuarita, Arizona
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97 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2015

A very nice, somewhat upscale restaurant adjacent to the Casino. The menu is very diverse with items catering to most tastes. Service was good but not necessarily outstanding. The night we were there the clientele was mostly seniors citizens which that is not surprising since the area consisting of many over 55 communities

Thank azjohnny
Rio Rico, Arizona
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77 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2015

This restaurant is outside of the main casino so you don't have all of the noise or machines to compete with. I thought this might just be another casino type buffet but it was much better than I had expected it to be. Lets start with the service, Rene was attentive and polite and we couldn't have asked for better... More 

Thank Gary W
Tucson, Arizona
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146 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 April 2015

The Agave is within the Desert Diamond Casino, a nice, small manageable casino. The food is very good and the atmosphere is open and welcoming. The prime rib was thick, juicy, tasty, and cooked to perfection. Drinks and desserts are out of the ordinary.

Thank Srsignore
Sahuarita, Arizona
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2015

you can always count on a good meal at the Agave. It is completely separate from the casino noice, reasonably priced, nice menu, an luscious desserts. We like to go regularly.

Thank Diann R
Houston, Texas
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71 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2015

We visited for lunch after church. Everything we sampled was good. We tried five dishes and 3 desserts. All were less than $10 dollars. The sandwich was huge and easily served two people. The salads had a good variety of ingredients. The restaurant is located in a courtyard area between the casino and the theater. It was quite and smoke... More 

Thank Globetrotter921
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164 reviews
138 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2014

Our Christmas Dinner was very enjoyable and the serve was excellent. We had 4 entrees to selection from, with choice of salad or soup plus a dessert. All our meals were delicious and plentiful. Wouldn't hesitate returning for another holiday meal.

Thank QCchis
Green Valley, Arizona
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 May 2014

Food is usually well presented and wait staff is pleasant. Restaurant is well designed and furnishings reflect the Southwest.

Thank Nancy K
Green Valley, Arizona
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36 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 May 2014

Considering that this restaurant is in a Casino, I was doubtful about the food. However, the service was amazing and the food was some of the best ever. I would highly recommend and I will definitely go back.

Thank Andrea F
Tucson, AZ
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110 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 April 2014

At a recent meal at the Agave with a group of six, we waited 45 minutes for our wine and another 45 minutes for our entrees (no appetizers or salads). When we asked the server several times about the delay, she replied that the bartender had sprained her ankle; she had no reason for the delay in our entrees. Although... More 

Thank TucsonGal47
Green Valley
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2013

We used to think this was the best restaurant around. Not anymore. The amount of the fish served was ridiculously small. We mentioned this to the waitstaff and she just shrugged and said that the chef had reduced the size by an ounce. Oddly, there is only one main meal chicken dish on the menu and it's a pasta that... More 

Thank VeronicaSW

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Desert Diamonds Casino, 1100 W. Pima Mines Road at Interstate 19, Sahuarita, AZ
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Sahuarita
  • Phone Number: 393-2720

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