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North Italia

#20 of 1,537 Restaurants in Tucson
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2995 E. Skyline Drive, Tucson, AZ 85718
+1 520-299-1600
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11:00 - 16:30
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Wed 11:00 - 04:30
Thu - Tue 11:00 - 16:30
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Batavia, Illinois
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36 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We had a happy hour special wine and pizza. It was very good! The wine was better than we expected. Our server, Andrea, took fantastic care of us. We ate in the outside patio and it was very comfortable. We had the Italian donuts for dessert and loved them. Will definitely go back. Highly recommend.

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Thank activetraveler0511
Tucson, Arizona
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Excellent meal, wine, and service. Found a new love of roasted mushrooms in the Tortillino dish. The Tuscany wine is deliciously paired with our meal.

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Thank Susan F
Arizona
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105 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

The food in this restaurant is prepared fresh each day. The menu is nicely creative. The service was impeccable from the hostesses to the servers, even on one of their busiest days of the year. The grilled branzino (European sea bass) fish dish is delectable. I am eager to return and try other dishes. The server was knowledgeable about gluten-free... More 

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Queen Creek, Arizona
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Seven of us went there for dinner and no one was disappointed (and I mean NO ONE)! We started with two Chef's Boards which had two cheeses (one soft and the other provolone cubes), olives, roasted peppers, apricot jam, pickled eggplant, roasted asparagus, thin slices of prosciutto and two types of sliced bread. Several had pasta for the main course:... More 

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West Bend, WI
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240 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In a lovely shopping center. Many restaurants in the immediate area. Could have brunch even at 12:30. Very relaxing. Not real expensive, given the area. The small plate meatballs were just right for me.

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Thank klutzWestBend
New Jersey
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402 reviews
317 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 116 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Took a girlfriend for belated birthday lunch. She got an Italian chicken sandwich and salad and I got pasta bolognese. Both were just terrific and I took some of mine home. Lovely service, beautiful place, nothing like the usual 'lunch at the mall.'

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Thank jansjourneys
Tucson, Arizona, United States
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423 reviews
198 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 166 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to North for our anniversary and had a very nice meal. We sat on the patio which was well heated and protected from the outside with clear plastic. The food was tasty and the server friendly and efficient. He had the menu dialed in and knew every possible gluten free option. Dessert was very tasty too. The wine... More 

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178 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Modern, hip and well done, the decor is as good as the food. We had three different salads, three different pastas and a custom pizza, and everything was delicious. Nice wine list, too. Despite being a loud restaurant, and very busy and crowded, we could actually hear each other. Love the valet service too--when you drop off your car, they... More 

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Winnipeg, Canada
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23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Pros. We sat outside around the fireplace at happy hour. It was beautiful. I had a bottle of red and a Margarita pizza for 20 dollars. It was very good. I was with 4 others. Everyone loved their food..from clams..bruchetta..bread..sangria..and wonderful tirimisu for dessert. Our waiter was new I think but did a great job!!

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Toronto, Canada
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89 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I visit Tucson annually. We love the desert and the restaurants. North is one of our favourite and we booked in on Saturday night, the day we arrived. We were a few minutes late for our reservation, 12 minutes due to an accident we passed on the way. They had given our table away. The manager offered... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$35
Cuisine
Italian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 16:30
Monday
11:00 - 16:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 16:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 04:30
Thursday
11:00 - 16:30
Friday
11:00 - 16:30
Saturday
11:00 - 16:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2995 E. Skyline Drive, Tucson, AZ 85718
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Tucson
  • Phone Number: +1 520-299-1600
Description
We’ve turned a modern lens on traditional Italian cooking. North Italia is our love letter to Italy—a place that’ll make you feel like you’ve stepped off a charming side street to discover a culinary gem. After a decade in business, we’ve learned a thing or two and we’re approaching perfection in the art of handmade pasta and pizza. Every day, we start from scratch to create dishes like Strozzapreti with Bloomsdale spinach or supple ribbons of tagliatelle for our Bolognese. Our pizza is a revelation: an airy, barely chewy center embraced by a perfectly crisp crust. With the spirit of the Italian taverna, North is the place to talk shop over a cocktail or swap gossip sharing delectable chef creations.Every neighborhood would be lucky to have a place like North.

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