As is my custom, I usually take others with me when visiting a restaurant for the purpose of writing a dining review. The deal is we all have to order something different so we can get a broad spectrum of taste experiences. This tends to involve a certain amount of sharing.
Usually, there is a consensus and I write my review considering the comments of my dining companions. Thus, while I am responsible for my reviews, most are a collaborative effort.
This has also been true since beginning our search for the Best Pizza In Tucson a year ago. However, as we narrowed the field, consensus was lacking. So, several of us circled back to re-review two top contenders: Grimaldi’s Pizzeria and Tavolino Ristorante Italiano. Essentially, we were comparing these two with our recent very good experience at Pizzeria Bianco Downtown.
We have already published our Grimaldi’s and Bianco’s reviews, so this is the last of the three.
Tavolino’s is a very fine Italian restaurant. Almost as good as Vivace’s. I’ve dined there 4 times now. Twice I had an excellent pasta dish; twice I had pizza. In total, I have experienced portions of 5 Tavolino pizzas. Unfortunately, my second experience was not quite as good as the first. Read More