Quick Tucson recommendation?

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ScreamingChicken
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Quick Tucson recommendation? - Sat, 03/9/13 11:28 AM
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My parents are in Tucson (U of A campus area) today and would like a suggestion for dinner.  My dad's a meat-and-potatoes guy so they're not really looking for anything strictly regional, but rather something with a somewhat varied menu (Italian/good pizza's OK).  Thanks!

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Re:Quick Tucson recommendation? - Sat, 03/9/13 11:40 AM
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There is a place near the campus called La Parilla Suiza.  It isn't strictly regional cuisine, but it is delicious and has a sort of southwestern flair.  The original restaurant is in Mexico City.

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Re:Quick Tucson recommendation? - Sat, 03/9/13 1:26 PM
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The Trident Grill spitting distance from the U, a retired Navy Seal Team 6 Man, owns it, best bar food I've ever had. It's on Speedway.

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Re:Quick Tucson recommendation? - Sat, 03/9/13 2:59 PM
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I know what you said, but maybe he'd like to try something a little different. 
 
Everyone should try a Sonoran Dog at El Guero Canelo!
 
Here is my entire Tucson list:
 

Teresa's Mosaic Cafe
2456 North Silver Mosaic Drive
Tucson, AZ 
[link=tel:520-624-4512]520-624-4512[/link]


Gus Balon's.  B-L-D
6027 E 22nd St
Tucson.   [link=tel:520-747-7788]520-747-7788[/link]


Cafe Poca Cosa
110 East Pennington St
Tucson, AZ $$$$


Red Mountain Cafe
4410 e University Dr
Mesa, AZ 85205


El Guero Canelo
5201 S. 12th Ave
Tucson
El Guero Canelo
2480 North Oracle Road
Tucson, AZ.