Always the best. The food is consistently delicious and our server was excellent.
Outstanding dinner! The veal marsala with vegetable pasta was superb, and the two fish dishes, snapper and salmon, were excellent. Even the caesar salad was exceptional. No wonder this is considered by many to be the place to dine in Tucson!
Food was delicious. The service was great. The view is very beautiful. The seating is a little crowded.
As always, the food was exquisitely prepared and the service was impeccable. We had the fish of the day. I highly recommend the tangerine sorbet and the pistachio gelato.
Always a wonderful experience and the food always perfect!
The Spinach Souffle never disappoints. Love going with women friends there for Lunch.
7 of us for a birthday lunch. Enjoyed by all. Waited and bus "girl" outstanding !!!
The food was spectacular as always, and our waitress was very sweet and accommodating, but it felt like it took a long time to get our food. Granted it was a Saturday night seating at 7:30, but the place seemed pretty empty by 8:30. Some of my guests enjoyed the lull between dishes, but I myself hope for faster service in the future. :)
Food and service are excellent! Gluten -free choices are limited...required a few minutes of "tweaking" with the server, but all went well!
This is by far the best restaurant in Tucson. The service, the quality of food and drink, and the view can’t be beat.
Food was great but, even better, was the service. Our server was friendly, made wonderful suggestions and seemed to anticipate our every need. He truly made it a perfect experience.
Beautiful views. Great service. Food did not arrive hot. Offer to reheat (and dry it out!) Expensive for what it was.
Eat early and enjoy the spectacular sunset over the mountains. Great food, service and atmosphere. A very popular place!
It is always great at Vivace. This time Natashia was our server and she was very good. She immediately made a positive "connection" with us and intuitively knew when to ask how are we were enjoying the lunch etc. Yes, we will definitely be back.
Vivace's always does a wonderful job in preparing quality food with tasty sauces. It's our favorite restaurant in Tucson and we drive from Green Valley to get there. Make reservations, you'll need them.
Food & service were phenomenal! The wine was excellent!
Vivace is my go-to restaurant for special occasion or any time. The menu is pretty much the same all the time, with a couple of specials, but it's always so yummy and fresh! Great wine selection as well. When we arrived, we were greeted by Daniel, owner/chef with a "Happy Anniversary!" From the beginning to the end, we were made to feel special in every way. Our server, Jackie, has to be the sweetest, friendliest, and
most competent server we have ever run across. I had the mediterranean sea bass special, which was so delicately flavored, accompanied by the always yummy veggie rice. My husband had his favorite crab stuffed chicken breast, which never disappoints. All this was preficed by their mouth watering warm bread and parmesan/pesto oil for dipping. At the end of our meal, we were presented with a complimentary dessert with warm wishes. It was a very enjoyable dinner. Daniel even wished us a "Happy Anniversary" again as we were walking out. We will return again, and again, and again!
Never been disappointed but I was this time. My lunch soufflé was served on an ice cold plate. Made the whole dish disappointingly cold. No refill on my ice tea. My waiter was a seasoned person. Perhaps he had too many tables.
Also, I had reservations. Saw about 6 parties seated before I was. Why should I bother to check in? I was the second party in the door. Very odd.
I’ll think twice....
As always Vivace pleases with great food and wine and wonderful service!
The waitress was so personable and efficient. I think her name was Rachel but called Chelly. Food was good and was not skimpy. I consider Vivace Tucson’s finest restaurant.
service good. food was way too salty. Not a veery big portion for 14.00
This was such a great meal! Never disappointed with this place!My favorite Italian Resterant !
Vivace is consistently excellent. The nicest place to go in Tucson for a special lunch or dinner.
I have been to Vivace many times for special occasions with family. Never been any problems so I was very excited to take my husband for his birthday. The food was phenomenal! The service was poor. The waiter never checked on us, never refilled our wine or water, and when the tiramisu was finally brought out to us, it was melted. I was severely disappointed.
Una tradición renovada en Tucson, la familia Scordato son de toda la vida y garantía de calidad en el servicio y preparación de alimentos
We come here every year for our Anniversary. The food is awesome. Vivace never disappoints!
My wife and I had our 49th anniversary dinner here - and it was wonderful! Great food (shrimp with seafood stuffing for me; fish special - Dorado- for her). We each had a very generous martini and thoroughly enjoyed the atmosphere, the nighttime city views, and our waiter, Tommy, was absolutely a delight - knowledgeable, fun, and attentive. We will certainly return for other special occasions, and likely for lunches from time to time. Our only issue: it could be closer to where we live on the far east side of Tucson! But it is most definitely worth the drive.
We love this restaurant....food always delicious. The wait staff is well trained and attentive. The restaurant is lovely and elegant. I love that it is not noisy so that you can actually enjoy having a conversation.
It was elegant the staff was very attentive the meal to die for very generous portions great view of the city too
Excellent choice for New Years Day Cekebration with out of town guests.
Fabulous food in a gorgeous setting with excellent service. We will definitely come back,
Vivace is a very nice go-to, great wine and food that does not disappoint. My only comment is that the views are a significant portion of the value, and this can be very hit-or-miss; you either get a great view, or are seated behind a pillar.
It’s a great pleasure to eat food that clearly has an actual and good chef putting it all together. Everything fresh, everything nuanced, and layered flavors that interact beautifully with each other. Best food in Tucson and area we think, but not an inhibiting hushed fancy restaurant atmosphere. Every table of diners had something different going on. A young couple celebrating their 1 year anniversary. 3 grandkids, their mom, and her parents having fun, selfies on the balcony after. 2 good ol’ boys in jeans and clean shirts. My husband and I -an old white couple - laughing about how did we get this old, on his 65th birthday.
We had a lovely time. We are enamored of their pesto dip. The view was great. The manicotti and mediterranean sea bass was exquisite. Can't wait to return. This was our third visit.
We went on New Years Eve and had a very yummy dinner.
Was my birthday also, had thought there may have been a dessert offered, but no.
Otherwise good service for such a busy night.
We enjoyed great food and rated it outstanding. Our server took more immediate care of other tables and we site longer than we should have to order, hence he 3 Stars.
Love this place, but not as good as previous visits. They didn’t have chicken meatballs and the Veal Marsala had the taste of a burnt pan. The creme brûlée was just not that good. I’ll be back do to many wonderful experiences prior, but just being honest about this visit.
Beautiful restaurant, great food, amazing and attentive staff!
This is one of my favorite restaurants in Tucson. Daniel Scordatto really knows food and service.
Always consistently good. Food and service top notch. Great martinis!