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Agave Restaurant at Desert Diamond Casino

$$ - $$$
American, Contemporary
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1100 W Pima Mine Rd, Sahuarita, AZ 85629-9624 (Interstate Hwy-19)
+1 520-342-2328
11:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In comparison to their buffet the Agave is overpriced and service is mediocre. In all fairness we've only eaten there twice but I wouldn't go back a 3rd time. Their buffet in the casino is 100 times better and even their grill is better which we use often for a quick lunch.

Thank Roxine B
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very good food and service. Cannot beat 2 for $20 lunch here. Not rushed. Outside the casino by the auditorium.

Thank Loree D
Green Valley, Arizona
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

The food and the wait staff are very prompt, polite and eager to answer any questions about the menu or wine offerings. Food and wine are good and usually hot when served.

Thank Janet H
Green Valley, Arizona
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

Had lunch there. The interior of the restaurant is quite nice and you don't have to go through the casino to get to it. We stood there with another couple waiting to be seated while the hostess was just going over some papers behind the counter. Was quite a long wait and we were getting tired of waiting as was... More 

Thank Mary P
Tucson, Arizona
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22 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

My husband and I had dinner here on a Saturday evening. Not overly crowded, no wait to be seated. The menu was not overly diverse but the food was delicious. The price was reasonable. The ambiance and views made the experience so romantic. The service was really great. Quiet and tranquil dining.

Thank M D
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Decided to stop in for lunch after an early lunch. We were surprised at the two for $20.00 lunch special. It consisted of half a rack of well spiced ribs, with a creative cooler slaw and sweet potato fries called off with a delicious butterscotch bread pudding in sauce. We have often gone for the Sunday night scrumptious Prime Rib... More 

Thank Errol A
Tucson, Arizona
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

We enjoy coming to the Agave for special dinners, holidays I would rather not cook, and still be able to have the traditional or non-traditional meals prepared wonderfully. Service is usually quite good.

Thank B. B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

We always try and go on a Sunday for their Prime Rib special. Great food and atmosphere. Their Zucchini bread is to die for.

Thank Nancy I
Phoenix, Arizona
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

We needed a break from the casino for lunch and found this place. It was quiet and had a nice view with an outdoor seating area. The food was great and you got a large portion. We will stop here again.

Thank Janice D
Los Alamos
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

Excellent prime rib dinner! In a beautiful setting with two other couples. Half of us arrived about 10 minutes before the end of happy hour and ordered our drinks. The other half arrived about 5 minutes after 6 PM and were refused happy hour prices. The waiter began in a surly mood, and it continued through the meal. It really... More 

Thank Dave_LindaLosAlamos

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$11 - US$28
American, Contemporary
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1100 W Pima Mine Rd, Sahuarita, AZ 85629-9624
    (Interstate Hwy-19)
  • Public Transportation: Taxi service available at Valet.
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Sahuarita
  • Phone Number: +1 520-342-2328
Agave Restaurant, voted Best of the City-Casino Restaurants, by Tucson Lifestyle magazine, as a fine dining destination throughout the I-19 corridor and beyond.
Enjoy Contemporary American cuisine, with daily lunch and dinner features.
Savor signature cuts of Sterling Silver Beef, fresh fish selections, tempting pastas, savory salads, mouthwatering sandwiches and our delectable signature desserts.
Located at Desert Diamond Casino-Sahuarita.
Agave Restaurant, casual atmosphere, fine dining.

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