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Molina's Midway Restaurant

$$ - $$$
Mexican, Southwestern
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1138 N Belvedere Ave, Tucson, AZ 85712-4616
+1 520-325-9957
11:30 - 20:00
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Tue - Sun 11:30 - 20:00
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Denver, CO
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41 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016

I work with a Tucson native and asked for a dinner recommendation before my family and I headed to Tucson for Fall break. He said he and his family always eat at Molina's Midway when they go home to visit. I can see why. The service was friendly and efficient and the food was very good. My wife and I... More 

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Ridgefield, Connecticut
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162 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016

Our second night visiting friends we decided to go to their favorite "standard" Mexican restaurant. The menu was full of the all the Mexican dishes you would expect to find, but they were very well done, generous in their portions and very reasonably priced. I have always liked chicken chimichangas and tend to order that dish my first time in... More 

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Prescott, Arizona
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57 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

A casual restaurant where you can get a cheese crisp and a meal that is just like the last one you had there. Good Mexican food at a good price. The menu has a good variety of selections.

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Tucson, Arizona
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53 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Molinas's personel from the host/hostess to the servers and management are extremely friendly and personable. The food is top notch and prices are not bad at all. It's a good choice.

Thank 54TNT57
Glendale, CA
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Great Mexican food cooked like at home. Friendly service and great atmosphere. My favorite in Tucson

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Fairfax, Virginia
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57 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

Great food at wonderful prices. Staff is very attentive and helpful. You can sit and visit without fear of getting kicked out.

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26 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

Molina's Midway is a Tucson tradition. We visit about once a week with friends. It is a family friend low key old time restaurant. The food is predictable, but yummy. My favorite is the green chili plate with the Crazy Burrito not far behind. There is always a beer special which is a much less expensive alternative to the $3... More 

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South Dakota
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2016

This is one of those places that you would not know about unless someone told you about it. A local recommended it because it was family owned has been around for decades. Great Southwest and Mex food. We had 16 in our group, and as we were getting our orders taken, another group of 16 came in next to us.... More 

Thank SDCharlie
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170 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 160 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 May 2016

My husband and I had noted that Molina's Midway Restaurant has been around for a long time and although we have our beloved Mexican eateries that are always great, we decided to give them a try. I wish we would have tried the ones we know and love. We were promptly seated and note several dining areas within the restaurant... More 

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Tucson, Arizona
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169 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 May 2016

While I will not claim Molina's is the BEST Mexican food, I will say it has been the most consistent in quality and service. To clarify, all Mexican food prepared for the general public has the same taste for me. I have found, over the last 15 years that I have never been disappointed with the quality or service our... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$7 - US$7
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1138 N Belvedere Ave, Tucson, AZ 85712-4616
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Tucson
  • Phone Number: +1 520-325-9957

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