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Lerua's Fine Mexican Food

2005 E Broadway Blvd, Tucson, AZ 85719-5937
+1 520-624-0322
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Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“enchiladas” (11 reviews)
“crispy chips” (2 reviews)
Open Now
10:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. Hours
CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
2005 E Broadway Blvd, Tucson, AZ 85719-5937
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1 - 10 of 137 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you love tamales, especially green corn tamales, this is the place. I have gone there for years and never leave disappointed. The refried beans are excellent too but I go there for the tamales. If you like tamales, you have to go.

Thank Kirk47
Reviewed April 16, 2018

We both ordered the chicken Enchiladas and they were delicious. The waitress brought us chips and salsa first, while we were waiting for a food and the salsa was GREAT. Nice and spicy, just the way I like it. It is a very noisy place,...More

Thank jiaogulanforhealth
Reviewed March 24, 2018 via mobile

Had weekday lunch at this laidback family run restaurant. Great greed corn tamales. Also had special of pork tacos. All very good, fresh ingredients. Prompt, efficient, knowledgeable service. We would eat here again.

Thank James H
Reviewed March 18, 2018

The wait staff were friendly and had good recommendations from the menu. The tamales and tacos were excellent, with warm taco chips and salsa on the table. Restaurant serves alcohol.. Good value. Sadly the restaurant may be moving to another location so not as convenient...More

Thank Heather W
Reviewed March 10, 2018 via mobile

Do yourself a solid and visit Lerua’s, it’s awesome. You’ll have a helpful friendly sever and enjoy crazy good food. The restaurant’s history and backstory make it a really gem. !! Dos pulgares hacia arriba

Thank Wmb10
Reviewed February 14, 2018 via mobile

Love this place. They have all the makings of a fantastic Mexican restaurant: Great tamales, tortillas, and beans. The calabacitas are great too.

Thank Joseph L
Reviewed February 6, 2018

This was a family lunch, and we all ordered different foods - and each of them was cooked perfectly! The blend of spices was fresh and tasty, and the veggies were perfectly ripe. I wish they could bottle the spices for us to take home...More

Thank Elena S
Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

Leruas always feels like visiting my tia south of the border. Fish tacos are my favorite (if I haven’t eaten too many of the crispy chips and yummy salsa). And they have the best green corn tamales in many of my friends’ opinions. Service is...More

Thank Susie780
Reviewed January 18, 2018

Stopped in for lunch and had the green corn tamales and they were delicious. Had never eaten there before and the service was great, the people were friendly, and the food very good. I would recommend the green corn tamales as my first choice.

Thank Tom F
Reviewed January 9, 2018 via mobile

Wonderful wait staff, fantastic enchiladas, excellent steak, beans were very good. Sangria was great!!! Cost was $45 for 2 dinners with rice and beans, and 2 glasses of sangria. A little pricey but the quality was above and beyond compare. Will definitely do it again!...More

Thank Elainegeorgia
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gary_oMontreal
February 24, 2015|
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Response from CrankingChick | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately no margaritas - only beer and wine, but they have a great selection.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Monday
10:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Tuesday
10:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Wednesday
10:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Thursday
10:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Friday
10:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Saturday
10:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2005 E Broadway Blvd, Tucson, AZ 85719-5937
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Tucson
  • Phone Number: +1 520-624-0322
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