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La Cocina

$$ - $$$Mexican, American,
201 N Court Ave, Tucson, AZ 85701-1003
+1 520-622-0351
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good34%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“quinoa bowl” (10 reviews)
“pot roast” (7 reviews)
“pork tacos” (5 reviews)
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Mexican, American, Southwestern, Bar, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
201 N Court Ave, Tucson, AZ 85701-1003
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Reviewed 1 week ago

we were on a walking tour of Old Tuscon . We stopped here for lunch. I had a BLT, very good. Then a lady came by and asked if we would like some prickly pear lemonade. I had some and it was delicious. We were...More

Thank texasgal1260
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped here in the center of Tucson at this eclectic restaurant. It's a pleasant place to linger out of doors at tables around a mining car fountain. I had a burrito stuffed with beans, rice, veggies and seasoned tofu with both red and green...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

La Cocina restaurant & bar is a great place to eat, hang out on the patio & listen to live music. The grapefruit margarita was delicious, as well as the green Chile stew. The service was excellent & they were so welcoming to our dog...More

Thank LFer31
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I weren’t sure what we were getting as we dropped into Tucson late on a Friday night and Yelped a place close to our hotel... we were more than pleasantly surprised with La Cocina... great ambience in an artist co-op space. It...More

Thank LeeMaree86
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were there for a group reception dinner and I so enjoyed it! We were served a Mexican buffet and yummy beverages (I recommend the classic margarita, on the rocks). The staff there is great. We also had a chance to meet the owner and...More

Thank GhiaGirl
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This place has a wonderful patio with a cool water feature inhabited by some cute little red-eared slider turtles. The food was really fresh and tasted great. Highly recommend as a place to relax with friends and enjoy a drink from the bar.

Thank Joe I
Reviewed April 8, 2018

Nice evening in the courtyard enjoying the warm night air, live music, and good food. This is a busy place, so you can expect to wait a bit for a table, but for us it was worth it. They put our name on a list...More

Thank loonwatchers1993
Reviewed April 3, 2018

I ate at La Cocina on my 2nd day in Tucson where I came leaving behind a Pennsylvania snow & ice storm. That being said, just dining outside in sunny 80 degree weather in February was a treat! It was a Saturday & rather busy,...More

1  Thank Kanilea361
Reviewed March 29, 2018

We called to make a reservation. They said no for small parties. When I asked if they would be busy on a Friday evening the response was "ha ha very". An explanation followed - they offer free music and are a happening place so they...More

1  Thank retiredconsultant
Reviewed March 24, 2018 via mobile

We had a group of eight of us for dinner. First off, this place can satisfy any palate. It’s not just Mexican. Our group had everything g from tofu and seaweed salad to Chile Rellenos to a Reuben sandwich. And everything was uniformly good. Despite...More

Thank yellowlabmom
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$13
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
10:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 N Court Ave, Tucson, AZ 85701-1003
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Tucson>  > El Presidio
  • Neighbourhood: El Presidio
  • Phone Number: +1 520-622-0351
  • E-mail
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