Toca Madera

Reimagines traditional Mexican cuisine by taking a modern approach pairing locally sourced ingredients with bold flavors. Reservations recommended. Hours: Mon-Thurs 4-11p / Fri 4p-1a / Sat 11a-1a / Sun 11a-11p Phone: 480-930-4357 Website  

Cocina Madrigal

Forbes rated this as No. 68 in the Top 100 restaurants in the country. Hours: Sun-Thurs 11a-9p / Fri-Sat 11a-10p Phone: 602-243-9000 Website  

Joy Ride

Trendy eatery with cool 1960s-style decor, plus margaritas, creative tacos and other Mexican fare. Hours: Mon-Thurs 11a-11p / Fri-Sat 11a-midnight / Sun 11a-10p Phone: 602-274-8226 Website  


A favorite of Mexican food lovers for over 40 years. Best cheese crisp in town. Hours: Tues-Thurs 11a-8p / Fri-Sat 11a-9p / closed Sun-Mon Phone: 602-274-6836 Website  

Taco Boy’s

Low-key Mexican eatery whipping up a variety of tacos, burritos and quesadillas. Hours: Sun-Thurs 10a-10p / Fri-Sat 10a-1a Phone: 602-675-3962 Website  

Rodiberto’s Mexican Food

Unfussy Mexican joint doling out tacos, burritos, enchiladas, combination plates and more. Hours: Mon-Fri 8a-10p / Sat-Sun 9a-10p Phone: 602 773-1413 Website  

Willie’s Taco Joint

Great tacos, beer and margaritas! Hours: Mon-Wed 11a-11p / Thurs-Fri 10a-7p / Sat 10a-6p / Sun 10a-4p Phone: 602-559-4059 Website  

Taco Bell

Hours: Sun-Thurs 9a-11p / Fri-Sat 9a-2a Phone: 602 296-4054 Website  

El Zaguan Bistro

Family-operated, phenomenal addition to downtown. Great breakfast burrito. Hours: Mon-Fri 8a-3p Phone: 602-877-3033 Website  


Hours: Daily 10:45a-10p Phone: 602-513-5751 Website

Chico Malo

Showcases elevated cooking techniques and local ingredients in a lively, upscale environment. Hours: Sun-Thurs 11a-9p / Fri-Sat 11a-midnight Phone: 602-603-9363 Website


Classic Mexican with patio seating in historic hotel. Hours: Tues-Thurs 11a-2p, 5-9p / Fri 11a-2p, 5-10p / Sat 10a-2p, 5-10p / Sun 10a-2p / closed Mon Phone: 602-254-8226 Website

Bianco Cochina

Sonoran style Mexican food. Great food and service. Hours: Mon-Thurs 11a-9p / Fri 11a-10p / Sat noon-10p / Sun 11:30-8p Phone: 602-899-8102 Website

Hencho en Arizona

Mexican staples include tamales, chimichangas and taco salad.   Hours: Hours vary Website