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2201 E Frontage Rd, Tubac, AZ 85646-9997
+1 520-398-9421
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“mole” (108 reviews)
“flank steak” (18 reviews)
“tongue” (15 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2201 E Frontage Rd, Tubac, AZ 85646-9997
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Packed on a Friday so glad we had a reservation. Had only eaten lunch there a while ago. Started w/ sauteed mushrooms and shisito peppers. Peppers were a little different than normal in that they werent just roasted and salted but served in an oriental...More

Thank sccrref
Reviewed 1 week ago

Atmosphere here is incredible, the food is great, the service was great. we will defiantly be back. Fantastic menu Don't miss the queso fresco as a starter.

Thank Glenn G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Dark midnight blue with a ceiling of dangling glass bulbs. Good service. Upscale Mexican food. Most entries $22-30. Very beautiful restaurant. I can understand why this IS the place to eat in Tubac.

Thank Nancy D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Two servers, and yet service was excruciatingly slow. The restaurant was very cold. We asked them to turn off the air, which they did, but someone turned it on again a few minutes later. We left as soon as we finished our entrees and paid...More

Thank Suzanne B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped in as a recommendation from Trip Advisor great atmosphere great food and the service was excellent. Worth a stop here when traveling near Tubac AZ

Thank Alan W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The atmosphere was delightful. The server was efficient, attentive and happy to answer our questions. I had the Mole Negro and it was outstanding! The chicken was tender & moist. The mole was complex & flavorful. I wanted to keep eating & eating but halfway...More

Thank jrs_8600ft
Reviewed 9 November 2017

What a great place. Totally surprised by the ambiance. Someone took a lot of time to hang glass droplets from the ceiling and then put in a multitude of colored lights to give the place a special ambiance. The food was terrific. I had the...More

Thank Michael P
Reviewed 5 November 2017

Beautiful place, I mean really, really unique. Crystal glass bubbles hang over you and massive flower arrangements inside the main dining room look like works of art. But the real art here is the food, specifically the moles. We went during the Tubac Fall Art...More

Thank Mary D
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

The food was excellent here although you pay a premium for the presentation. We were in Tubac for the day and settled on Elvira’s for lunch. It was very good but I would probably find something simpler for lunch and save this place for a...More

Thank riversandcreeks
Reviewed 21 October 2017

Elvira's is a beautiful restaurant situated in an upscale plaza in Tupac. The ceiling is decorated with many different lamps, not quite Chihully style. but very nice effect. The food was Mexican and quite good and flavorful. The appetizer portions were sufficient for lunch although...More

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Nearby Attractions
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26 December 2015|
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Response from Paul R | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2201 E Frontage Rd, Tubac, AZ 85646-9997
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Tubac
  • Phone Number: +1 520-398-9421
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