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We will be in Tucson for a week beginning Sunday staying in the West University area. Any recommendations for gluten free dining or shopping?

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  1. Sorry to be so late in replying, but a great local place is Tucson Tamale Company. http://www.tucsontamalecompany.com Everything on their menu is gluten-free.

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    1. re: desertsun

      h. Great recommendation. I picked up some of their frozen tamales and we loved them.

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        1. Just to keep the thread alive....I saw an ad just last week for Metropolitan Grill (N. Oracle Rd.) advertising a "celiac menu" which should (ideally) be far better than just gluten-free, assuming they're being careful about cross-contamination. We also now have a Picazzo's Pizza (also on N. Oracle, near Metropolitan Grill) but when we tried to go there the other day, they were closed for remodeling. Hope they re-open soon, as they have a really good menu. Tucson Tamale Company appears to be thriving and their tamales can be found in local stores as well as at many of the local farmer's markets.

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          Metropolitan Grill
          7892 N Oracle Rd, Tucson, AZ 85704

          1. Feast on Speedway has great food and lots of gluten-free options. New location is at 3719 E Speedway. Website is eatatfeast.com

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            Feast
            4122 E Speedway Blvd, Tucson, AZ 85712