Mid-Morning Mealtime in Tucson

Mid-Morning Mealtime in Tucson

Brunch is a tradition for many, giving you the opportunity to cut loose with the best company. With the local and small business community trying to bounce back, there are plenty of local restaurants to experience the flavors (and cocktails) of Tucson with quality brunch options. 

So if you find yourself in town, these cafes and restaurants are definitely worth checking out.

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Blue Willow Restaurant and Gift Shop

2616 N Campbell Ave

Enjoy amazing homemade food and cocktails on the patio of Blue Willow Restaurant. They offer a wide selection of breakfast & lunch favorites paired great with margaritas or a bloody marys. Check out their gift shop for unique gifts and jewelry to complete the experience.


1 E. Congress St.

Having opened in 2015, Nook serves local and exotic dishes for everyone to fuel their day. The restaurant also supports local artists by showcasing their works. With its amazing ambiance, good food, and great cocktails, Nook may just be the ideal place to have brunch.


  • Strawberry Mimosa – $8
  • Classic Mimosa – $8
    • Orange, cranberry, pineapple, or grapefruit
  • Mexican Candy Mimosa – $8
    • Tajin rim, tequila, splash of mango, liqueur, pineapple, and champagne

Cup Cafe at Hotel Congress

311 E. Congress St.

Tucson’s favorite cast iron baked eggs is just one of the dishes that you can order. Cup Cafe at Tucson’s historic Hotel Congress has choices for that scrumptious, filling brunch, with selections that change daily. Enjoy cocktails from award-winning mixologists. You’ll also find attractive desert options for your indulgence. Outdoor seating is available, and they also offer virtual tasting sessions.


  • Congress Margarita – $12
    • Mezcal Union Uno, lime, green chile liqueur, chiltepin rim, jalapeno
  • Fleur De Congress – $10
    • Hotel Congress 100 vodka, lemon, elderflower, simple syrup, elderflower tonic, lavender
  • Sierra Daisy – $10
    • Rancho Tepua Blanco Bacanora, agave syrup, lemon, tarragon, blueberries, Más Mole Bitters

Baja Cafe

7002 E Broadway Blvd and 2970 N Campbell Ave

Baja Cafe offers fresh and delicious American Southwestern food. With its commitment to putting a smile on customers’ faces, Baja Cafe boasts an assortment of pancakes, eggs benedict specials, homemade French toast, burgers, burritos and tacos made-to-order, and more! Patio and limited indoor seating are offered.


  • Bloody Mary – $7.50
    • Tomato juice blended with hot sauce, seasonings, New Mexican red chili sauce horseradish, Worcestershire sauce, and vodka
  • Yosemite Sam Bloody Mary – $10.00
    • House-made Bloody Mary and chili-infused vodka garnished with jalapeno bacon, corn husk smoked bacon, carrot, olives Chilitos peppers and pickle
  • SOTB Blood Mary – $8.00
    • House-made Bloody Mary and Sauza Blue Silver tequila. It is garnished with carrots, olives, Chilitos Peppers, pickles and a lime

Prep & Pastry

2660 Campbell Ave.

Styling itself as a “Modern American Eatery,” Prep & Pastry serves breakfast, lunch, and brunch, with all food and drinks prepared using only the freshest ingredients. A destination brunch spot to many, they offer delicious and creative meals, cocktails and mimosas, and more. Outdoor dining and takeout are available.


  • House Bloody Mary – $9.50
    • Guajillo & garlic-infused vodka, herbed mustard mix, house beer back, morning snack garnish
  • Prep “Up Til the” Sunrise – $9.50
    • House-infused berry tequila, fresh squeezed orange juice, fresh basil, blackberry-granita
  • Jamie’s Michelada – $9.50
    • Mexican lager, clamato, herbed mustard mix, lime, muddled cucumber

These are only some of our favorite hangouts in Tucson, as the city only continues to blossom with local cafes and restaurants. To fully enjoy your brunch with a few cocktails, you’ll need a transportation service that knows the streets of Arizona better than anyone.

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