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Catalina Barbeque Co. & Sports Bar

) #73 of 1,579 Restaurants in Tucson $$ - $$$ American, , Barbecue
3800 W Starr Pass Blvd, JW Marriott Tucson Starr Pass Resort & Spa, Tucson, AZ 85745-5115
+1 520-670-0444
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brisket” (24 reviews)
“burnt ends” (10 reviews)
“creamed corn” (7 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Bar, Barbecue, Pub, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3800 W Starr Pass Blvd, JW Marriott Tucson Starr Pass Resort & Spa, Tucson, AZ 85745-5115
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1 - 10 of 204 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

WE ate lunch here after playing a round of golf. The food was good, as was the service. I like BBQ but the menu is limited and if you are not a fan you may not like ie, but I did.

Thank Andy R
Reviewed 5 days ago

Loved the rack of baby back ribs I experienced here at the Catalina BBQ Co. Very meaty and succulent with my choice of 3 sauces brought to the table. Quite a kick to the ribs with a the fire and brimstone either in the sauce...More

Thank karenmR9124QS
Reviewed 5 July 2017

My wife and I have been to Tucson four times in the last six years and love coming down to Catalinas as we usually stay at Starr Pass. The food is great with massive servings, we usually order for one and the staff are very...More

Thank icemanhank60
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

Are here to reminisce about getting married here 16 years ago. Our breakfasts were hearty and service was pretty good. My husband was not happy that his bacon was too crispy. We had to track someone down to get a menu and service. We were...More

Thank arthursmom11
Reviewed 20 May 2017

We walked here from our resort for lunch. Food was wonderful! I would say they seemed to be a bit understaffed at the time we were here, but the servers were nice. We sat on the patio and enjoyed the scenery. We would love to...More

Thank Rachael T
Reviewed 17 May 2017

My husband had BBQ and I had a salad w brisket that was delicious and more than enough for two .we sat on patio where there is a view of golf course. I watched a road runner hopping around the patio which I had never...More

Thank T1tendress
Reviewed 7 May 2017

We stayed in the Casitas at Starr Pass and were tired from our day trips and ended up ordering three different nights of takeout from here. The first night I ordered grilled salmon and it was dry. The next two nights we ordered the hamburger...More

Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

We sat on the inviting patio overlooking a beautiful golf course. The service was good and we were entertained by the roadrunner who visited the table next to us until it was cleared. Javelinas on the course here as well, but did not see any...More

Thank Linda O
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Playing 18 holes of golf with my son really worked up an appetite, and this play did NOT disappoint. I ordered the pulled pork with slaw and fries with a side kicker of apple pie.... Delicious !! Service was excellent and friendly, and the views...More

1  Thank Beachman2142
Reviewed 4 April 2017

We came for happy hour and dinner last week. Its a gorgeous spot overlooking the golf course with a fireplace at one end. We ordered the loaded fries and brisket nachos. We were provided biscuits and cornbread so by the time the four of us...More

1  Thank MacKir
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Shelley W
13 July 2016|
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Response from Sandy E | Reviewed this property |
I inquired with the chef who advises that although they offer fresh and local meat, it is not grass fed. The Primo restaurant also on this Marriott property does offer grass fed.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, View, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3800 W Starr Pass Blvd, JW Marriott Tucson Starr Pass Resort & Spa, Tucson, AZ 85745-5115
    (Player's Club Drive)
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Tucson
  • Phone Number: +1 520-670-0444
  • E-mail
Tucson BBQ restaurants don’t get any better than this! Featuring competition-style house-made sauces and rubs, the award-winning Catalina Barbeque Co. serves succulent smoked meats and other Southwestern specialties. Open for lunch and dinner daily.
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