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Bubb's Grub

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
American, Barbecue, Bar, Pub
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16010 N Oracle Rd, Catalina, AZ 85739-9113
+1 520-825-6510
11:00 - 21:00
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Sun 09:45 - 20:00
Tue - Sat 11:00 - 21:00
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Stillwater, Minnesota, United States
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27 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Bubb's Grub serves solid bbq, steaks and great Minnesota walleye. Servers are helpful and friendly and the beer and wine list is good. The ambiance is barlike and rustic with a cozy feel. This is a great place to pop into on a weeknight for a bite and to spend some time with friends.

Thank Holly4466
Mesa, Arizona
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped here with friends. I had the "WORLD CHAMPION PULLED PORK". It was a disappointment for me. The meat was tender with almost tasteless BBQ sauce. I added their spiciest sauce, which reminded me of spicy ketchup. I don't like ketchup, this is not a compliment. Some cholula sauce added some taste. The mac/cheese side dish was some type of... More 

Thank WinAZ
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91 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Best burgers anywhere. Nice sports bar atmosphere. Go there with family or friends. Anything on menu looks great. combo barbecue and beef burgers

Thank mseeliger
Buffalo, New York
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62 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017

4 of us stopped for a late lunch and we were not disappointed - we were the only ones in the dining room as it was mid day mid week but it was a pleasant visit - our waiter Pete was very attentive and helpful with our questions on the choices - everything we had was delicious - our ony... More 

Thank karenconnie68
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Excellent prime rib sandwich that was tender and juicy! Rubbed chicken wings were great too! Nice owner and attentive servers!

Thank Anthony H. D
Oro Valley, Arizona
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45 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2016

This is a nice BBQ place. In the winter, it is a bit noisy. The staff is friendly and there is a Southwest atmosphere. If you go on Friday, consider the fish fry. Cod or Walleye. A bit pricey.

Thank Brandywine71
Catalina, Arizona
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

It's ok sort of on the expensive side for what you get The portions are small Very friendly staff Western atmosphere

Thank vrbrick
Tucson, Arizona
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15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016

This is one of the few places in Tucson that offers completely cooked, take-home meals for Thanksgiving. The turkey was the best I've had - very tender. The food was ready when I went to pick it up. The staff was friendly and helpful. It was a one-hour drive from the NE Tanque Verde area where I live, but well... More 

Thank Rod C
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016

The food is a good place for BBQ.. Outside the building looks good with a painted Bull on one of the walls.. Although prices seem high and owner thinks someone owes him a living.. Just my impression.. Pitcher of beer $18.00.. Nuts.. But bottom line if you are in the mood for BBQ it is the best in Tucson...

Thank drbjkb
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47 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

Coming from Western NY, I have searched the Tucson area for an old fashioned Friday Fish Fry. Bubb's Grub fits the bill! They serve an ample sized Walleye Pike, breaded and deep fried to perfection. No Grease! My piece was a good 12" long. Moist...can't stop thinking about it. My son had 3 choices of smoked meats...the smoked brisket was... More 

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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
American, Barbecue, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
09:45 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16010 N Oracle Rd, Catalina, AZ 85739-9113
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Catalina
  • Phone Number: +1 520-825-6510

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