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Los Nopales

#108 of 1,581 Restaurants in Tucson}
$Mexican,
3051 S Kinney Rd, Tucson, AZ 85713-5504
+1 520-883-5353
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good35%
  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“enchiladas” (15 reviews)
“flan” (6 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern
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LOCATION
3051 S Kinney Rd, Tucson, AZ 85713-5504
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1 - 10 of 122 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We just finished a tasty meal here. My family ordered a variety of food and we were all satisfied with both the taste and portions. Also, the price was a pleasant surprise. The service was excellent as well.

Thank Jrbsmom166
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

For one they didn't get my order right and two your better off going to a los betos or quick Mexican food joint than this place! Lacks authentic flavor! Everything is very bland and not what Mexican food should be! I will not be eating...More

Thank Valirie L
Reviewed 13 July 2017

This is a family place with good Mexican food at good prices. It is definitely not fancy but if you like good food, try it.

Thank R H
Reviewed 27 June 2017

I'm not sure why people drive way out here to eat. Maybe there's a different cook at other times of the day than mid-afternoon during a summer weekday? I had two stacked chicken enchiladas; I asked for the green sauce instead of the usual red....More

Thank An0nyMs
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Found this place on TripAdvisor. I lived in Tucson for a couple of years and always found the best Mexican at little dives. This place had good reviews and looked authentic...Except for the Italian drapes. Not bad but fairly disappointing given our hopes. Chips were...More

1  Thank Scott C
Reviewed 30 April 2017

What a find! Not much near the Desert Museum so we were really pleased to find this place. The soups are wonderful as well as the chille rellanos. Every thing is home cooked and lots of local "snow birds" seem to frequent this place. The...More

Thank nationalparkcrazy
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

We stopped by Los Nopales for lunch between visits to the Arizona-Sonoran Desert Museum and Sweetwater Wetlands. This cozy restaurant offered so much yumminess in affordable and tasteful meals. We got the machaca (dried beef) chimichanga without sauce and it was very good, the red...More

Thank stazandgazer
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

I always try to check Yelp when I'm in an unfamiliar area. This was one of those times. Near the Desert Museum but did not want to pay the food prices at the facility. There were 8 of us and we agreed the Mexican sounded...More

Thank kaygeef
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Mostly the usual fare for me, nothing exceptional, but my husband loved his enchiladas. NIce folks and fast service.

Thank debra s
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

We stopped here about 3:00 after our visit to Old Tucson. It was fairly quiet which was nice. Yesterday we saw that it had been busier in the early evening. They had a great selection on the menu. The service was great. I had the...More

Thank Kathy D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Monday
10:30 - 19:30
Tuesday
10:30 - 19:30
Wednesday
10:30 - 19:30
Thursday
10:30 - 19:30
Friday
10:30 - 19:30
Saturday
10:30 - 19:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3051 S Kinney Rd, Tucson, AZ 85713-5504
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Tucson
  • Phone Number: +1 520-883-5353
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