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Ironwood Terraces

2021 N Kinney Rd, Arizona Sonora Desert Museum, Tucson, AZ 85743-9719
+1 520-883-5705
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Overview
  • Excellent28%
  • Very good45%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (16 reviews)
“wraps” (6 reviews)
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CUISINES
American
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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LOCATION
2021 N Kinney Rd, Arizona Sonora Desert Museum, Tucson, AZ 85743-9719
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Ironwood Terraces
1. Very good and fresh food!
"Very good and fresh food in a nice setting!"
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2. Outdoor Seating
"outdoor patio seating is in a little bit of heaven"
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3. Best Fresh Sandwiches
"The food is prepared fresh while you're waiting."
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1 - 10 of 73 reviews

Reviewed March 27, 2018 via mobile

45 minute wait for burnt pizza, cold burgers, every cutlery and condiment station out or empty. A complete disorganized mess that wasted valuable time at otherwise beautiful place.More

Thank Jennw421
rdavis122, Sr. Vice President at Ironwood Terraces, responded to this reviewResponded March 28, 2018

Thank you for taking time to provide us with feedback and we regret that we did not meet your expectations. We will be sure our operating team is made aware of your feedback and will work to resolve the issues you experienced. Our pizza is...More

Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed December 15, 2017

Very good and fresh food in a nice setting! Staff was incredibly nice and it's not expensive. ($8.95 for an Agave Bowl)

Thank Badiha
rdavis122, Public Relations Manager at Ironwood Terraces, responded to this reviewResponded January 2, 2018

Thank you Badiha for your wonderful review! We hope to see you back soon!

Reviewed February 17, 2018

A must place to have lunch! The Sonoran Desert Museum is a favorite place for me to visit while in Tucson .The food is delicious. I've been coming here for many years, and have never been disappointed.. The setting in the museum is wonderful, with...More

Thank loriheidenengle
rdavis122, Public Relations Manager at Ironwood Terraces, responded to this reviewResponded February 28, 2018

Thank you loriheidenengle for your wonderful review! We really appreciate you taking time to write it and we hope to see you back soon!

Reviewed February 13, 2018 via mobile

As members we frequently stop at Ironwood grill and always enjoyed the good food and service. Since they have changed food management it has gone dian hill. They have done way with the popular wraps, and replaced them with a taco bar, we had a...More

Thank Qcdriver1
rdavis122, Sr Vice President at Ironwood Terraces, responded to this reviewResponded February 14, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your feedback! We apologize for not meeting your expectations and hope to see you again! We do have wrap sandwiches available in our deli case and if you don't find one in the case just...More

Reviewed January 17, 2018

Café is on the grounds and good place to take a break. Food was average but had a couple of Southwestern selections along with burgers.More

Thank sewlou
rdavis122, Public Relations Manager at Ironwood Terraces, responded to this reviewResponded February 28, 2018

Hello Sewlou and thank you for taking time to write this review! We apologize we did not exceed your expectations, however we would love if you gave us another chance and maybe tried our full service restaurant Ocotillo Cafe where you can find a wide...More

Reviewed January 13, 2018 via mobile

There are two different lines depending on your choice of food. That was not identified and the food items are listed with tiny print. One side has pizza, hot dogs, sandwiches, hamburgers, etc. the other section has Mexican food choices. Good Mexican choices with fresh...More

Thank cjkines1
Olga L, Public Relations Manager at Ironwood Terraces, responded to this reviewResponded January 15, 2018

Hello cjkines1! Thank you so much for taking time to write this review! We appreciate your feedback and will address the issues right away! Otherwise we are glad you had good overall experience. Thank you and we hope to see you again.

Reviewed December 5, 2017

I got there around 11:30 on a Saturday, the line was short. I ordered taco salad bowl. I picked pork for meat and some vegetables to go with beans and rice. The blow was thin, crispy, delicious, might be deep fried, the salad tasted really...More

Thank LisaMNUSA
Olga L, Public Relations Manager at Ironwood Terraces, responded to this reviewResponded December 8, 2017

Hello Lisa! We are so happy you liked our food. Thank you so much for this review. We hope to see you back soon! P.S Next time try our full service restaurant Ocotillo Cafe. We promise you will love it as well!

Reviewed October 20, 2017

You can buy an array of food at very reasonable prices. Folks are very engaging and will help you select something you will enjoy. Can even sit outside if you prefer.

Thank Janet H
Olga L, Public Relations Manager at Ironwood Terraces, responded to this reviewResponded October 27, 2017

Hello Janet, Thank you so much for taking time to write this review. We are glad you enjoyed your meal at Ironwood Terraces. We do our best to satisfy our costumer's needs with variety of our menu. We hope to see you back soon!

Reviewed September 12, 2017

We were leery of a cafeteria in a museum, but the food was made to order and offered (for salads, at least) fresh and some unusual ingredients. Service was friendly, and prices were perfectly reasonable. The sit down restaurant next door looked good, but we...More

Thank jxx9595
Management response:Responded September 18, 2017

Thank you jxx9595 for this wonderful review! Please come back soon to try out sit down restaurant Ocotillo Cafe! We promise you, you won't regret it!

Reviewed July 9, 2017

A perfect place to take a lunch break while visiting the Arizona Sonora Desert Museum. Different stations offer a variety of food items at reasonable prices. Great location for a family with kids because there's something for everyone to eat. I agree with other reviewers...More

Thank AZfreebirds
Management response:Responded July 10, 2017

Hello AZfreebirds! That you so much for taking your time to write this wonderful review! We hope to see you back again soon!

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nwicken
February 7, 2018|
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Response from rdavis122 | Property representative |
Yes, there is a good variety of gluten free options, including organic, gluten free authentic tamales
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$5
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2021 N Kinney Rd, Arizona Sonora Desert Museum, Tucson, AZ 85743-9719
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Tucson
  • Phone Number: +1 520-883-5705
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