Taco' About Awesome! Wednesday, October 4, 2017 is National Taco Day! Chandler is fortunate to have many wonderful restaurants that offer an assortment of tacos from standard dishes that include Chicken and Fish to more authentic Mexican offerings such as Carne Asada (marinated and grilled Beef), Carnitas (seasoned and tender pork), Al Pastor (marinated Pork), and Lengua (Beef Tongue).
Check out one (or all) of these Chandler restaurants that are sure to satisfy your taco fix!
Coconuts Fish Cafe
Location: 1155 W. Ocotillo Road, Suite #1, Chandler, AZ 85224
Phone: (480) 247-7900
One of South Chandler’s newest offerings is Coconuts Fish Cafe offers an assortment of seafood dishes, including tacos! Try “The Perfect Fish Taco” which consists of salsa, coleslaw, tomatoes, cheese among the ingredients, all served on a grilled white corn tortilla. Other options include steak, Chicken or Veggie. Gluten free options include Steak, Chicken and Fish.
Espo’s Mexican Food
Location: 3863 W. Chandler Boulevard, Chandler, AZ 85226
Phone: (480) 963-0207
A Chandler favorite for over 40 years, Espo’s Mexican Food offers a variety of taco options! Select your choice of meat: Carne Asada, Machaca, Carnitas, Grilled Chicken or Ground Beef. Taco plates are also available which include three tacos and rices and beans.
Ghett' Yo' Taco
Location: 241 S. Oregon St., Chandler, AZ 85225
Phone: (480) 400-0999
This newly opened taco shop in Downtown Chandler specializes in street style tacos, beans and rice. The tacos may be enjoyed on the large, wrap-around patio. Diners will want to check out the wonderful mural on Ghett' Yo' Taco by notable Valley artist, Lalo Cota.
Los Taquitos Comida Mexicana
Location: 2855 W. Ray Road, #1, Chandler, AZ 85224
Phone: (480) 264-4371
Los Taquitos has become a new Chandler favorite restaurant; with its great comida (menu) and convenient location near Ray Road and the Loop 101. Los Taquitos offers a great authentic Mexican menu, specializing in street tacos made with cilantro, onions and salsa. Patrons can choose from traditional meat options including Carne Asada, Carnitas, Chicken, Lengua, Pastor, Fish, Shrimp and Veggie. Homemade Street Tacos: Carnitas, Pastor and Chicken are $1.75 each.
Location: 1 E. Boston Street, Chandler, AZ 85225
Phone: (480) 454-4295
Modern Margarita is one of the two newest restaurants to open in Downtown Chandler and is an urban taco and tequila bar serving favorites such as tacos, nachos, and salads. Stop in for the Taco Day specials featuring their slow-roasted Yucatan-style pork with pineapple and avocado crema for $3. Their also offering $1 off all other tacos, all day long.
Moreno’s Mexican Grill
Locations: 601 N. Arizona Avenue, Chandler, AZ 85225; 2100 S. Gilbert Road, Suite 4, 85249
Phone: (480) 782-1988; (480) 855-1877
Moreno’s Mexican Grill has become a Chandler favorite with two locations in the city; the original location is located minutes away from Downtown Chandler, and the other location located in South Chandler off of Gilbert and Germann roads. Moreno’s offers Street Tacos for $1.89, each, severed with cilantro, onions and cabbage with a variety of options for your meat including Carne Asada and Chicken. Other taco offerings include Tacos Especiales (Special Tacos) that include deep fried tacos, shrimp tacos or fish tacos!
Sandbar Mexican Grill
Location: 7200 W. Ray Road, Chandler, AZ 85226
Phone: (480) 961-1700
With fall now upon us, what better way to enjoy National Taco Day then with an outdoor patio setting! Located in west Chandler, Sandbar Mexican Grill has become a popular spot for many for its unique patio setting with beach like sand. Sandbar features weekly specials on food and drink.