Insta-Worthy Eats

Foodies know: there are just some meals you'll daydream about long after you've cleared your plate. When you order these over-the-top dishes at Tucson eateries, be sure to take a picture, because not only will you want to remember them - you'll want to show them off to your friends on Instagram.

Insta-Worthy Eats

1. tito & pep

Get the mouthwatering Green Chile Mac & Cheese skillet at Tito & Pep, topped with caramelized red onion and barbecue breadcrumbs.

Insta-Worthy Eats

2. percheron mexican grill

No matter what "Burro" you order from the Percheron Mexican Grill food truck, elevate it to Instagram status when you get it bacon wrapped.

Insta-Worthy Eats

3. Maynards Market & kitchen

The picture-perfect Fig Almond Tart at Maynards Market & Kitchen is topped with toasted almonds and a scoop of tart lime gelato.

Insta-Worthy Eats

4. BOCA tacos y tequila

At BOCA Tacos y Tequila, the Taco Dog features a homemade tortilla loaded with a charred bacon-wrapped hot dog.

Insta-Worthy Eats

5. El Charro Cafe

Taste your way through El Charro Cafe's Tamale Temptation Trio: three handmade tamales stuffed with pork carnitas, chicken tomatillo and fresh corn.

Insta-Worthy Eats


Freshly baked with locally grown heritage flours, the Heritage Signature Loaf from Barrio Bread features an iconic saguaro stencil.

Insta-Worthy Eats

7. The Redlight lounge

Loaded with chorizo, pickled onions, a sunny side up egg, spicy greens and asadero and cotija cheeses, the Chorizo Fry Bread at The Redlight Lounge inside the Downtown Clifton hotel bursts with flavors and textures.

Insta-Worthy Eats

8. The Parish

At The Parish, order the award-winning Parish Burger: a juicy Angus beef patty loaded with blue cheese, bacon, red onion marmalade and Dijon mustard.

Insta-Worthy Eats

9. Nook Downtown

Start your morning with an order of Nook's Honey Chipotle Carnitas Benedict: a crumpet piled with crispy pork, wilted spinach, poached eggs and creamy hollandaise sauce.

Article originally published in the 2020-2021 Arizona Official State Travel Guide by Miles Partnership.


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