Shot in the Dark Cafe

Coffee Shop$$$$
Tucson
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  • Cait D.
    "The Carlin is indeed dynamite."(2 Tips)
    Mikey H.
    "Veggie burger is awesome!"(2 Tips)
    Amanda F.
    "amazing chai tea."(2 Tips)
    MissMiki
    "The best late night food within walking distance..."(2 Tips)
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  • Metin K.
    Metin KarayilanJune 26, 2015
    + open 24/7 + cool people around/mostly studying/working + there is a smoking side + there are real foods - really hot. Even inside feel like sitting outside. 7 out of 10
  • Mila V.
    Mila ValenciaOctober 23
    Always fun and relaxing to come here. Been coming over to this cafe for years since high school. It's one of my favorite places downtown.
  • David S.
    David SmithAugust 28, 2014
    Been here 10+ times
    Open 24 hours which is now rare Downtown. shot in the Dark is one if the last establishments that represent what Downtown Tucson used to be in the 90s and early 2000s
  • Jennifer M.
    Jennifer MatthewsMarch 19, 2015
    Love the pasta salad. Beans and rice are good. I've been coming here since the 90's. Different name then.
  • Cait D.
    Cait DSeptember 21, 2010
    The Carlin is indeed dynamite. Love the Shot In The Dark on those hungry nights staggering out of Club Congress. Great place.
  • Theresa C.
    Theresa CaldwellMay 7, 2012
    Chai Lattee, you have so many milk options. Pick the soy <3
  • Kent S.
    Kent SimpsonMay 16, 2011
    Funky, cool & great coffee! Open 24-7 (via Scoville) Read more
  • Raven E.
    Raven EncinasJune 20, 2012
    Been here 100+ times
    literally flawless meal: oatmeal and a milky way. so much food, so little money.
  • Robyn S.
    Robyn SmithMarch 29, 2014
    "The muse" -they knew how to cook amean juicy chicken breast sammich!
  • Jordan N.
    Jordan NicholasJuly 10, 2013
    Very quaint. Nice place to go do work without it being super noisy!
  • Andrew M.
    Andrew MeyerSeptember 22, 2012
    Great cafe americanos at 6 am!!! Good job Chris Alpha & Chris Bravo!
  • Agustin O.
    Agustin OlmedoJune 12, 2012
    Been here 10+ times
    The barista tonight has attitude... I'm the mayor! All kidding aside, rude. 6/11/12
  • David N.
    David N.January 2, 2011
    For breakfast food, The Odyssey is very, very good.
  • MissMiki
    MissMikiOctober 5, 2011
    Been here 10+ times
    The best late night food within walking distance...
  • Santino C.
    Santino CJune 1, 2013
    I slept on their couch and it was cool.
  • S!ick
    S!ickNovember 4, 2013
    Always open...free Wi-Fi...AC outlets...
  • Aaron M.
    Aaron MuszalskiMay 31, 2014
    Bring some mosquito netting or a bug zapper. The flies have overtaken this place big time.
  • Danielle N.
    Danielle NeufeldJanuary 6, 2011
    24 hourssssss! Veggie burger = falafel on a bun.
  • Christopher C.
    Christopher CruzMarch 30, 2013
    their menu looks delicious
  • Mikey H.
    Mikey HawkinsNovember 23, 2010
    Veggie burger is awesome! It's like a falafel burger.
  • Hollis W.
    Hollis W.June 15, 2010
    Been here 5+ times
    chicken quesadillas are amazing.
  • Motion
    MotionJuly 15, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    This place is good but getting expensive..
  • Amanda F.
    Amanda FrearDecember 23, 2010
    amazing chai tea.
  • Dina C.
    Dina ContrerasDecember 14, 2013
    i don't recommend it. the place is poorly kept and the coffee was gross. yucky.
  • Ben B.
    Ben BrowningFebruary 17, 2010
    George Carlin Burrito FTW!
  • Amir M.
    Amir MuntasserJune 5, 2011
    Place is fucking crawling with bugs! Don't come here. Very filthy.
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