September 2013 - Reilly Craft Pizza & Drink is a Downtown Tucson newbie. However, the 3-story brick building in which this establishment is now located is fairly old by Tucson standards. Built in 1906, this was the Reilly Funeral Home from 1908 to 1990.
Reilly opened just recently, but I had heard so many good comments about it that I suggested to friend Jeffrey that we make it the location of our next lunch.
Reilly is located right across Pennington Street from our favorite Mexican restaurant, Susanna Davila’s magnificent Café Poca Cosa. This means it’s also across the street from the public parking garage that sits atop and behind Poca Cosa. I point this out because, while downtown parking is sometime problematic, it’s a non-issue here. Just remember to take your parking ticket with you because you’ll need it in order to pay at the machine on the ground level sidewalk. Also, it will help if you have 2 to 5 one-dollar bills handy because that’s what the machine likes to eat. Continue reading