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Tucson McGraw's

#260 of 1,560 Restaurants in Tucson
$$ - $$$American, ,
4110 S Houghton Rd, Tucson, AZ 85730-5033
+1 520-885-3088
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good36%
  • Average22%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible8%
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“ribs” (10 reviews)
“burger” (11 reviews)
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American, Bar, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
4110 S Houghton Rd, Tucson, AZ 85730-5033
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We drove by this place and it looked like it had so much character, we had to stop! Sat out on the deck, and the view was lovely! Food was excellent! Tuesday boasted two steak specials— my husband and I both had steak and it...More

1  Thank MariahandBrandon
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Looked like an interesting local place so we stopped by around 3 in the afternoon on a Saturday. There were a few people at the bar and one couple eating on the patio. The patio has a great view so we sat there, being outside...More

Thank ronandlynn
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

McGraw’s smokes their meats for many hours for max flavor & tenderness. Our ribs fell off the bones. Sweet BBQ sauce topped them off.

2  Thank Schnauzz
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

We were in the area and craving burgers. We didn’t want fast food but also had a time constraint. This building has definitely seen better days: the restaurant sign is faded, the parking lot is rough, the interior is dingy. But the food was surprisingly...More

Thank COLadyRoadWarrior
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

We arrived around 2:30 pm The hostess was friendly, we chose a table on the patio. The tablecloth had dried drink stain on the table, we requested the table be cleaned. We reviewed the food menu and asked for the drink menu. The waitress told...More

Thank janet f
Reviewed 16 November 2017

13 of us enjoyed dinner and margaritas at McGraws recently. We sat on the patio and enjoyed the view while waiting for our meals. It was not a long wait and our waitress was very attentive. The food was good. This is not a 5...More

3  Thank kgraler
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Have been there several times and the food has been great. The full rack of ribs is huge and draped over both sides of a large platter. They were fall off the bone tender and extremely tasty. Tuesday is stake night but they only have...More

2  Thank James H
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

The Nachos Grande were great with Tri Tip as well as the sweet potato fries. However, the waitress did not know what items they were out of, didn't know the menu well enough to know that sour cream was included with the nachos and added...More

2  Thank janete276
Reviewed 28 August 2017

McGraw's looks like an ordinary cantina... until you step outside on their patio. Incredible views all around - the food was very good with a great selection. Typical choices, but excellent on taste. Moderately priced, good bar and great service. If you don't mind the...More

3  Thank julienuno
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

We are actually not from Tucson but have been to McGraw's cantina every time we are in town. This time around, we ended up going to McGraw's on a Tuesday. My son ordered the daily special (steak with veggies and fries), and it was cooked...More

5  Thank GermanSven
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Linda Q
21 March 2016|
Response from ticklemetooooo | Reviewed this property |
I would think they would make a good steak and baked potato, I am wheat sensitive but can handle breading and some croutons.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$11
American, Bar, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4110 S Houghton Rd, Tucson, AZ 85730-5033
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Tucson
  • Phone Number: +1 520-885-3088
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