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Leo's Mexican Restaurant

#174 of 1,574 Restaurants in Tucson
5114 E Speedway Blvd, Tucson, AZ 85712-4855
+1 520-325-9180
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good32%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“enchiladas” (17 reviews)
“carne seca” (5 reviews)
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. Hours
Mexican, Southwestern
5114 E Speedway Blvd, Tucson, AZ 85712-4855
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went to Leo's Mexican Restaurant for the first time last night (a Friday night), despite living here for many years. I don't know why it wasn't on our radar....perhaps the location, in a nondescript shopping center next to a strip club. Regardless of the...More

Thank txn
Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

This family run restaurant has superb enchiladas. My partner’s chicken enchilada with white sauce was flavorful and melted in your mouth. The fish tacos are made with grilled tilapia and served with warm tortillas, rice and beans. The Margherita’s are wonderful, especially with a few...More

Thank Marge H
Reviewed 6 August 2017

Leo’s is a small local restaurant that most local foodies know and love. They are masters of sauces and have created several that are well, just delicious ! Once you eat Leo’s enchiladas you’ll dream of them at night Service is super friendly and they...More

1  Thank SueBa2015
Reviewed 4 June 2017

At the end of our week-long vacation, and eating a lot of Mexican food (which is what we planned to do in Tucson), I wanted our last meal to be in a small family-run restaurant. I chose Leo's restaurant because it fit in my memory...More

Thank gmm421
Reviewed 30 April 2017

I needed a good Mexican food fix on my trip to Tucson. Leo's filled the need. Basic, no frills dining at fair prices. Many specialty dishes are offered in addition to the standard combo fare.

Thank LightPro
Reviewed 13 February 2017

This family owned restaurant has been serving authentic and the best Mexican food in Tucson since 1989! They serve by far the best calabacitas in Tucson, and overall everything I have eaten is just delicious. Everybody is very friendly and this just adds up to...More

Thank Raquel B
Reviewed 31 January 2017

We reluctantly decided to switch regular Mexican restaurants for several reasons: a 20% price increase at our old restaurant, an alarming increase in turnover among the waitstaff and the continuing construction on Grant Road, which made our 12-mile round trip miserable. We did a search...More

1  Thank James T
Reviewed 31 January 2017

from the margarita to the enchiladas was good. we even got to meet Leo and chat. friendly place. nice decor. simple but mexican diner style. worth visiting every month

Thank bamboobwah
Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

Wonderful husband and wife couple serve up authentic cuisine and warm friendly atmosphere. We go at least once a month . I go for bear down style chimichanga, Carne Seca is excellent too. Don't forget a margarita!

1  Thank pegwilm
Reviewed 9 November 2016

This was certainly the warmest Mexican restaurant I have ever been to. DH asked me to pick a restaurant last Saturday morning and we were in the mood for Mexican. Most of the good medium-priced restaurants had reviewers talking about very long waiting time and...More

1  Thank ShSaVi
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5114 E Speedway Blvd, Tucson, AZ 85712-4855
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Tucson
  • Phone Number: +1 520-325-9180
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