Savor the flavors of central Mexico
4949 East Lincoln Drive
Hours of Operation
Open Daily: 11:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Enjoy the casual atmosphere with sweeping views of Camelback Mountain and indoor/outdoor dining spaces. With reverence to Arizona agriculture, the authentic cuisines of central Mexico are prepared using ingredients exclusively supplied by farms across Arizona – a true Desert to Dish experience! Beverages include a well-curated list of tequila, mezcal, rum, and whisky. Our specialty cocktails range from classics like fresh lime juice margaritas to imaginative new hand-crafted cocktails and Arizona micro-brews.
Daytime complimentary parking is offered to those guests who dine at Prado, Centro, Mbar or Crave Café. Please present your ticket to the front desk or Joya Spa reception desk to have your parking validated
Laura Gonzalez - Chopped Champion
Chef De Cuisine | Taqueria Centro
Congratulations to Montelucia's very own Chef Laura Gonzalez on her new title of "Chopped Champion!" Chef Laura competed on Food Network's Chopped, in September, 2018, where her skills were put to the test against fierce competition and in the end, came out on top.
Chef Laura brought fourth the authentic Mexican flavors she uses at Taqueria Centro to make three amazing dishes that wowed the judges. Be sure to stop by and try sample the amazing dishes she creates from Blackened Fish Tacos, to Chicken Mole, Papaya Caprese Salad, Crispy Sonoran Wings, and more.
"Big Game Day" Viewing Party
Sunday, February 3, 2019 | Taqueria Centro
Catch the "Big Game" at Taqueria Centro as two teams battle it out for the championship title. Enjoy fan favorites and team themed cocktails or make your own drinks at the bloody mary bar.
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Bloody Mary Bar
Sunday | 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. | Taqueria Centro
Build your own Bloody Mary. Start off with either vodka or bourbon then spice it up with traditional sauces. Finish by adding blue cheese olives, peppered bacon, shrimp and other items. Satisfy your appetite with fan favorites and keep track of the score while watching your sports teams on multiple screens.
2:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. | Taqueria Centro
Chef's choice of $3 street tacos and $6 Blue Agave Margaritas at Centro.
Thirsty Margarita Thursday
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. | Taqueria Centro
Buy two margaritas and receive a complimentary salsa trio.
Joya Juice Bar
Saturday | 8:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. |Taqueria Centro Patio
Build your own 16 oz juice/smoothie from an assortment of fresh fruits and locally grown vegetables.