Cafes in Tucson

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Whether you need help waking up in the morning or a mid-afternoon pick-me-up, the coffee at Crave Espresso Bar will do the trick. Vegan options are also available for those who avoid meat and dairy products. Big family? Tons of friends? Bring 'em all to Crave Espresso Bar — the coffee shop has an awesome layout for large parties and groups. Stay connected at no cost thanks to Crave Espresso Bar's wifi. On warmer days, take advantage of Crave Espresso Bar's outdoor seating.

Crave Espresso Bar welcomes laid-back diners, so there's no pressure to throw on heels or a tie.


You'll like your bill almost as much as your meal at Crave Espresso Bar, with meals usually costing less than $15. Early risers and night owls alike can enjoy Crave Espresso Bar since it offers breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

4530 E Broadway Blvd

For the perfect jolt of caffeine, look no further than Coffee X Change. Put the diet on pause when you visit Coffee X Change — there are no low-fat menu items. Wifi is on the house at Coffee X Change, so you can stay connected on your mobile device. Big parties won't feel squeezed in at Coffee X Change, which offers great seating for large groups. Don't stay cooped up on a beautiful summer day! At Coffee X Change, you can dine outdoors on their lovely patio.

Good luck spotting a suit and tie at Coffee X Change — casually-dressed diners are the norm here.

Don't spend time searching for parking — diners are welcome to use the adjoining lot.

Prices are downright affordable at Coffee X Change, with most items well under the $15 mark.

6841 E Camino Principal

For the best pick-me-up in town, grab a cup of java at Avenue Coffee. Plan to indulge a bit at Avenue Coffee, though, because they don't offer any low-fat fare. Big family? Tons of friends? Bring 'em all to Avenue Coffee — the coffee shop has an awesome layout for large parties and groups.

Relaxed attire is perfectly fine at Avenue Coffee, known for its laid-back ambience. Catering services are also available.

Bring your car to dinner and easily find a space in the area — street parking is available, as is a nearby lot.

Tabs at Avenue Coffee almost never exceed $15, so it's a great low-cost option for any time.

2502 N Campbell Ave

For the best pick-me-up in town, grab a cup of java at Ike's Coffee and Tea. None of the fare at Ike's Coffee and Tea is low-fat, so you'll have to put the diet aside for a visit here. At Ike's Coffee and Tea, kids of all ages are welcome. There's no need to winnow the guest list for a night out at Ike's Coffee and Tea — the coffee shop has tons of space for big parties.

Getting your food to go is also an option.

Ike's Coffee and Tea patrons can find street parking at the N Stone Ave location.

Tabs at Ike's Coffee and Tea almost never exceed $15, so it's a great low-cost option for any time.

100 N Stone Ave

Cuisine Type: Innovative, fresh, fun regional cuisine

Established: 2014

Reservations: Optional

Handicap Accessible: Yes

Number of Tables: 11?25

Parking: Parking lot

Most Popular Offering: Creative burgers, mac 'n' cheese, tacos

Kid-friendly: Yes

Alcohol: None

Delivery/Takeout Available: Yes

Outdoor Seating: Yes

Q&A with the Owner

In your own words, how would you describe your menu?

Baja Cafe's menu is designed to satisfy those who may want a more traditional American breakfast or lunch, as well as those who would enjoy Baja-style southwestern cuisine. Our chef is super creative and loves to try new things, as well as continue to make guest favorites. Baja Cafe offers red velvet, snickerdoodle, [and] salted caramel pancakes. We offer dishes with nopalitos, fresh Hatch green chiles, [and] regular and jalape?o bacon. We offer some of the most amazing and creative eggs benedicts around. Our build your own mac 'n' cheese is out of this world, as are our fish and pulled-pork tacos. Our burgers are grilled and made specifically to order for each guest. We offer vegetarian options as well. [It's] seriously fun food.

Is there anything else you want to add that we didn't cover?

Baja Cafe is a new restaurant on the east side of Tucson. It is a hidden gem waiting to be found in the Gas Light Theatre parking area on Broadway and Kolb. Our chef takes great pride in the food he prepares and wants to brighten everyone's day who comes into Baja Cafe. We try to deliver the best food and service around. Our food choices will be pleasing to those who want eggs, bacon, and toast or a yummy burger [and] those who want chipotle mac 'n' cheese or flavorful fish tacos. We offer yummy sweet-potato and black-bean burgers. We offer huge and filling salads with homemade dressings. We make the cinnamon bread for the french toast homemade onsite. We love making people smile and love feedback and ideas. If we have the ingredients, we will make it.

7002 E Broadway Blvd.

Stop by Cafe A-La Carte in Tucson for flavorful fare and refreshments. Cafe A-La Carte is also a good option for those with special dietary needs, offering both low-fat and gluten-free items on the menu. Ready for a drink to unwind? At Cafe A-La Carte, you can pair your meal with something from their full bar. Tots are more than welcome to dine with their parents at Cafe A-La Carte. There's no need to cram the whole gang into a booth — with the private room at Cafe A-La Carte, you'll find a wonderful option for big groups looking for a place to celebrate. During the summer months, don't miss out on Cafe A-La Carte's outdoor patio seating. You can tote your laptop here to take advantage of the free wifi. You pup can accompany you to Cafe A-La Carte, which welcomes dogs.

Whether you're coming from work or a ballgame, the dress code at laid-back Cafe A-La Carte is come-as-you-are. Cafe A-La Carte can also cater your next party; call today for details. Or, take your grub to-go.

Drivers can park on the street or a nearby lot near Cafe A-La Carte.

You'll like your bill almost as much as your meal at Cafe A-La Carte, with meals usually costing less than $15. Major credit cards — including Visa, Mastercard, Discover, and American Express — are accepted. Cafe A-La Carte has three square meals a day on the menu, so swing by for breakfast, lunch, or dinner.

150 N Main Ave