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Cafe A La C'art

$$ - $$$American, ,
150 N Main Ave, Tucson, AZ 85701-8218
+1 520-628-8533
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (15 reviews)
“chocolate bomb” (18 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. Hours
American, Contemporary, Southwestern, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
150 N Main Ave, Tucson, AZ 85701-8218
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1 - 10 of 205 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

We remembered this spot from our previous trip and wanted to go back. We stopped in mid-afternoon and enjoyed iced tea on the patio. The staff were delightful and let us sit on the patio where they were about to do some work. The staff...More

Thank Catherine D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After exploring the art museum ate an exceptional lunch here. Three different choices all excellent. Took desert home for later also excellent. My choice a pulled pork sandwich, the bistro salad my cousin chose looked very good. My lemon tart I brought home was amazing....More

Thank Cooper1941
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

My husband and I stopped in for a bite to eat before going through the Museum. Charming decor with friendly efficient staff. We sat outdoors and were entertained by cute little sparrows flying about. Now onto the food... Wonderful!! I asked for tea and got...More

Thank Sabra P
Reviewed 4 February 2018

Recently attended Free First Thursday at the Tucson Museum of Art, which is located within the footprint of the old Presidio in the oldest part of town, along the original west wall of the compound. We sat in the outdoor area, which has perimeter tile...More

Thank Phil K
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Located at the Tucson Museum of Art, this is a natural spot to enjoy a meal. Breakfast, lunch or brunch available. Good selection and very good service. Sat outside and enjoyed the weather. Fresh squeezed lemonade was delicious

Thank Bob J
Reviewed 22 January 2018

We were looking for breakfast locations within walking distance from our casita in the historic district of Tucson and happened to find this one. What a find! At the museum! We expected they might serve only continental type breakfast but we were pleasantly suprised to...More

Thank WallStreet S
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Quirky place with delicious food and great ambiance. Good for a quick business lunch or a girls afternoon down town.

Thank TravlingAZGirl
Reviewed 22 January 2018

What fun this place is loved the atmosphere and the food was great. Do not miss this place. The food is reasonably priced nice hidden gem.

Thank Lisa V
Reviewed 15 January 2018

I have eaten at this restaurant a number of times and have never been disappointed. The service is always warm and friendly. The ambiance of this restored old barrio home is quaint. The food is wonderful. They have a great selection of salads (with wonderful...More

Thank Rose F
Reviewed 7 January 2018

We enjoyed a great meal on the patio, eating yummy, causal, comfort food & drinks. Happy to sit and enjoy the afternoon on the patio, will definitely return!

Thank Laura B
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Questions & Answers
Ana L
19 January 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Luckylibrarian13 | Reviewed this property |
There is no link on their website and I didn't find them on OpenTable. I really thought I had seen them on OpenTable, but I just checked and the app said to call the business. Perhaps you can email them for reservations.
6 February 2015|
Response from Carte C | Property representative |
Yes they are! The weather is beautiful right now with the warm weather.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$18
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 150 N Main Ave, Tucson, AZ 85701-8218
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Tucson>  > El Presidio
  • Neighbourhood: El Presidio
  • Phone Number: +1 520-628-8533
  • E-mail
Located in the Historic Stevens House, Cafe a la C'Art is open 7 days a week serving breakfast, lunch, dinner, and weekend brunch. The cafe's catering service, Carte Blanche Catering, offers full service caterering and bakery.
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