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Ghini's French Caffe

1803 E Prince Rd, Tucson, AZ 85719-1966
+1 520-326-9095
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good24%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (13 reviews)
“crepes” (18 reviews)
“croque madame” (10 reviews)
Open Now
06:30 - 15:00All hours
CUISINES
French, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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Value
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LOCATION
1803 E Prince Rd, Tucson, AZ 85719-1966
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1 - 10 of 199 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Three of us had breakfast at Ghini's today. It's a casual place nicely decorated with a few tables outside. They have a good authentic French bakery. I had the best croque madame of my life and I've eaten many in France. My wife had the...More

Thank Tony H
ChefGhini92, Owner at Ghini's French Caffe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you so very much for the kind words! We pride ourselves on our scratch menu and quality ingredients. We have made several requests to our landlord to repair the fencing, and replacing patio tables and chairs is on our loooong list of things to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Drove down to this restaurant next to La Baquette , a "French Bakery " with great expectations which were to be dashed . I ordered an omelette called the Forestier , $11.95 which at best was adequate - soupy with a few thin orange slices...More

Thank PairADoxCycle
ChefGhini92, Owner at Ghini's French Caffe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hello, Thank you for the review, I am very sorry you did not enjoy your meal. The forestier is a very delicious omelette, I am not sure why you did not enjoy it, the slices of oranges you receive on the side is an entire...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Yumm..... this weeks new food spot really did hit the spot. A little more casual than the reviews show but still very nice, small and quaint place. You can tell by their menu that it's got a French tone to its goodies but when you...More

Thank tw976
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My daughter and I stopped in on a whim. The exterior is nothing special in a strip mall. The service was fast, friendly and helpful. We ordered the pasta with prosciutto, mushrooms and parmesan. It was delicious and the portions were large enough to share....More

Thank julie r
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had the Florentine Croque Madame. Hadn't ever tried it, it was excellent. The waiters were busy but still stopped by to check on us. Six retired guys out for lunch. "Light" on decor, good food; with a try!

Thank Dave_LindaLosAlamos
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Strip mall diNing @ Ghini's FreNch Cafe was a totAl buMmer. We ordeRed frOm the breaKfast meNu, egGs roaSTed tomAtoes and toast and we're seaTed outsIde on the sidewAlk with a viEw of tHe shopPing centeR parkiNg lot. Ghini's brea Kfast menu had nothIng in...More

Thank monsoons2013
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

This was my first visit and definitely won't be my last. The lamb sliders were delicious and were served on delicious brioche rolls. I am on a salt restricted diet and they did not add salt to my food. The service was excellent and the...More

Thank brealjs
Reviewed 31 March 2017

A colleague and I went for brunch and to catch up. No problem getting a table on the patio - perfect! Omelets were ordered and as always done to perfection, large portions and fabulous specialty coffees.More

Thank Gayle P
chefghini, Owner at Ghini's French Caffe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 April 2017

Thank you so much for the lovely review! We are so pleased you got to enjoy the patio, this time of year is so amazing for outdoor dining. We are very happy you enjoy our food as we make every plate with lots of love....More

Reviewed 26 March 2017

We were looking for a new place to go for lunch, and decided to give Ghini's a try. We arrived and saw the "please seat yourself" sign. That's fine, except all of the empty tables were filled with dirty dishes. After a few minutes, one...More

1  Thank gregjm
ChefGhini92, Owner at Ghini's French Caffe, responded to this reviewResponded 29 March 2017

I am very sorry you didn't have a great meal at Ghini's, that is certainly not our goal. We have successfully been in business since 1992, happily serving our locals and visitors alike. I have spoken to our staff about taking more time at tables...More

Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

When I was little, I thought of of French food restaurants as stuffy, smug places. Ghini's is as wonderfully unpretentious as it is delicious! I like the grownup cheese sandwich and almost anything on the breakfast menu. You can eat inside when it's 120 degrees...More

Thank Luckylibrarian13
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$6 - US$13
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 14:00
Tuesday
06:30 - 15:00
Wednesday
06:30 - 15:00
Thursday
06:30 - 15:00
Friday
06:30 - 21:00
Saturday
06:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1803 E Prince Rd, Tucson, AZ 85719-1966
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Tucson
  • Phone Number: +1 520-326-9095
  • E-mail
Description
Ghini's is a restaurant fueled by love and passion, which is evident with every morsel that hits your lips. A quaint little cafe that serves Breakfast, Lunch and Tapas, also has a full service and amazing French Bakery attached. Ghini's has always been dog friendly since its inception in 1992, as it is done in France. Ghini's has a very diverse menu and can accommodate every culinary whimsy. A boutique wine list, all imported, is the icing on the cake! Ghini's has won many culinary awards of excellence and has been written up in papers, locally, nationwide, world wide, winning gold awards for best Breakfast, best Cafe, best Bistro, & best French. You won't regret your stop to this beautiful little cafe.

I have owned and operated my fabulous little French cafe since 1992. We make every item from scratch, purchase locally and support our local economy. I love my work, my staff and my clients.
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