Your guide to the 4 top spots in Tucson's Harlan Heights neighborhood

Your guide to the 4 top spots in Tucson's Harlan Heights neighborhoodSerial Grillers | Photo: Mike M./Yelp
Hoodline
Published on July 12, 2019

Spending time in Harlan Heights? Get to know this Tucson neighborhood by browsing its most popular local businesses, from a sandwich shop to a thrift store.

Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top places to visit in Harlan Heights, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of neighborhood businesses. Read on for the results.

1. Serial Grillers

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Topping the list is Serial Grillers, which offers pizzas, sandwiches and more. Located at 5737 E. Speedway Blvd., it's the highest-rated business in the neighborhood, boasting 4.5 stars out of 796 reviews on Yelp.

On the menu, look for items named after characters from horror movies. There is The Bone Collector pizza (mozzarella, provolone, cheddar, boneless wings, scallions, ranch and buffalo sauce), the American Psycho sandwich (Boar's Head Salsalito turkey, avocado, jalapenos, bacon, lettuce, tomatoes, mayo and cream Havarti cheese with jalapenos) and the Hannibal cheesesteak (ribeye, grilled onions, hot cherry peppers, sweet peppers, tomatoes, pickles and white American cheese). 

2. Wings & Rice

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Next up is Korean spot Wings & Rice, which offers chicken wings, cheesesteaks and more, situated at 5502 E. Pima St. With four stars out of 186 reviews on Yelp, it's proven to be a local favorite.

Customers can order chicken wings and strips and shrimp in orders of various sizes while choosing from 22 different flavors, including smoked BBQ, garlic parmesan and spicy orange. In addition, there is hibachi fried rice, Philly cheesesteaks and many different sides.

3. Cathey's Sewing & Vacuum

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Appliance and home theatre installation and repair spot and hobby shop Cathey's Sewing & Vacuum is another top choice. Yelpers give the business, located at 5701 E. Speedway Blvd., four stars out of 35 reviews.

The business sells vacuums; sewing, embroidery and quilting machines; and accessories, in addition to providing sewing classes and repairing items. 

4. 1st Rate 2nd Hand Thrift Store

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1st Rate 2nd Hand Thrift Store, a thrift store, is another neighborhood go-to, with four stars out of 28 Yelp reviews. Head over to 5851 E. Speedway Blvd. to see for yourself.

At the store, you'll find everything from clothes to pottery to bed linens. 


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