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Rosa's Mexican Food

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1750 E Fort Lowell Rd Ste 164, Tucson, AZ 85719-2300
+1 520-325-0362
11:00 - 22:00
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Mount Airy, Maryland
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128 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 116 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

I've been to Rosa's before & found their food above average. This time I got carry out. The portions were generous, though, because if this, the price was a bit high. The salsa was delicious. The cheese enchiladas were good. The retried beans were way overcooked into a runny mush that was too runny. The rice was OK. What disappointed... More 

Thank SAVisitor
El Paso, Texas
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701 reviews
419 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 220 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We were a bit disappointed when we stopped here for an early dinner. My husband and I split a burrito, the pre-tip amount was $15.14. We both had water to drink. My sister is vegan, she ordered vegetarian fajitas - not on the menu, they charged her the same amount as the meat variety, her bill was $18 for vegetable... More 

Thank Rose H
Parker, Colorado
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203 reviews
156 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Great mom and pop style Mexican food, reasonably priced. There are a lot of Mexican restaurants in Tucson that have been around a long time that aren't very good. Rosas is the kind of Mexican food I grew up eating in Tucson. Great chimichangas, salsa and service.

Thank wbforever
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102 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Rosas is a more traditional local family Mexican restaurant. The menu includes many traditional offerings and almost any combination of items and other specialties. With five in our party, everyone found dishes they liked. Endless chips and salsa kept us distracted until the food was served which was quickly for a party of five. Portions were generous. Two people split... More 

Thank ReadRibbet
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43 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2017

Our visit to Rosa's was just average. The salsa was excellent, but the chips seemed somewhat stale. We ordered one frozen Margarita which was good. The entrees, tacos and a salad were mediocre at best. The tacos were flavorless ground beef (we could probably have specified other meat) buried (completely overwhelmed) by shredded iceberg lettuce. The salad was also overwhelmed... More 

Thank john b
Maui, Hawaii
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647 reviews
334 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 408 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

So we have been coming here for years, actually, and the first time I ordered the double renello plate.#9 So so good. Rosas sets the bar for this dish. One of us drove from Phoenix just to have this meal based on our recommendation. He wasn't disappointed in any way. Xlnt prices. Yum!

1 Thank MarshallGulch
Atlanta, Georgia
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46 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2017

The surroundings make a difference in the experience, so the ability to talk and to hear your friends makes things enjoyable. As with most Mexican restaurants, you will get enough food, but if you get a combination with a taco, eat it first! The walls separating the booths are very well done if you appreciate the artistry. A very nice... More 

Thank 1niceguy2014
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79 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

The food here was good but we were expecting better. Had tacos on their homemade shells. The chicken were delicious but the beef was very bland. Had an enchiladas Ortega style but the sauce was strange,like chicken gravy really. The Guac was fresh but super small portions and overall we thought it was a little pricey for what you received.... More 

Thank Monankit
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21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

Excellent service provided to our large group. Multiple employees stepped up to help. Great team work, good food. Authentic. Would recommend as a go to place to experience Mexican food in Tucson, having said that, the clerk at checkout was overwhelmed and could have used some help that was give on the floor.

1 Thank Connie F
New Jersey
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419 reviews
329 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 February 2017

I hostessed for a dining meetup group. There were 14 of us and everyone showed up. They had us off to the side room and room for all of us. Treated us very well. Their margaritas are great. I had chicken enchiladas and they were delicious. Everyone seemed to eat all their food and/or take any remaining home. Great place,... More 

Thank jansjourneys

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1750 E Fort Lowell Rd Ste 164, Tucson, AZ 85719-2300
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Tucson
  • Phone Number: +1 520-325-0362

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?