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La Olla Mexican Cafe

8553 N Silverbell Rd, Tucson, AZ 85743-9500
+1 520-579-0950
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“carnitas” (11 reviews)
“beans” (15 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
8553 N Silverbell Rd, Tucson, AZ 85743-9500
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Cozy cafe, delicious food, great price point, great service. Not a chain! Had combo dishes: the chicken enchiladas were great!

Thank Joanna M
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a delightful dining experience! Excellent wait staff, warm chips while we waited for what was the BEST Mexican dish I have ever tasted! It was one of the specials of the evening, a shrimp wrap with the most incredible flavor I have ever tasted!...More

Thank Holli R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Salsa had plenty out punch. Waitress recommended Shrimp Del Mar and Stacked Chimis. Both were delicious.... shrimp del mar flavor will have me dreaming of a return trip. Best meal of our 10 day vacation through az and ur

Thank CAArmour
Reviewed 25 September 2017

You will never go wrong with any of the dishes you order. From the soup, main course and desert all are excellent.

Thank john o
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Clean and very well maintained. Excellent, cheerful staff, attentive without being foolish. Carnitas was excellent as were the vegetables. Wonderful raspberry cheesecake.

Thank Guy C
Reviewed 29 August 2017

We wish the food was as good as our waitress was. She was very good. We had read & heard several good reviews, so we were excited to have lunch there. There were 2 tables of customers when we arrived. The chips arrived warm. The...More

Thank KoriP
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Fish tacos and enchiladas were very tasty. The service was ok It was lunch time and they were busy so it was a little bit of a challenge to get our waitress's attention. Overall a good experience.

Thank Clayton J
Reviewed 23 June 2017

We go to this restaurant about every other Saturday. We've never had bad service and the food is very good. You have to try the Chipotle Pork and Shrimp. Pork and shrimp together? Trust me.

Thank Jill v
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

Cheese crisp was thick.ItWas average food. Staff was friendly and fast.Maybe try something else next time

Thank carilynm56
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

When we moved to the area we ate here like 3 times and it is just okay. Staff is friendly but only 1 or 2 servers for the whole restaurant which things take awhile. Salsa is very chunky and when I asked for hotter salsa...More

Thank Jessica S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Television
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8553 N Silverbell Rd, Tucson, AZ 85743-9500
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Tucson
  • Phone Number: +1 520-579-0950
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