a taste of authenticity in tucson, az

El Chapo Restaurant is a family-owned and operated Mexican restaurant located in the heart of Tucson, AZ. When we founded our restaurant, we were committed to creating a welcoming, family-friendly environment. Whether you're stopping by for a quick lunch or want to enjoy an evening out with the people you love, we're proud to offer original dishes that can't be found anywhere else.


If this is your first time trying authentic Mexican cuisine, we can't wait for you to dine with us! We carefully prepare every item on our menu with fresh ingredients to give you a unique and flavorful experience. If you're not sure what to order, we recommend the following lunch and dinner dishes:

Elotes Preparados: Grilled corn on the cob drizzled with chili, butter, cheese, lime juice, mayonnaise, and sour cream.
Raspados: Refreshing shaved ice with natural syrups. Available in strawberry, mango, pineapple, and lime nuez. 
Macedonias: Fresh fruit salads mixed with thick cream.
Pepihuates: Japanese nuts mixed with cucumber and jicama, topped with several spicy options.
Tamales: Traditional Mexican dish made of masa (dough) steamed in a corn husk.
Fruta Enchilade: Juicy pieces of fruit covered in spicy toppings.
Agua Fresca: Non-alcoholic beverages consisting of fruits, cereals, flowers, and seeds, blended together with sugar and water. 


Are you feeling hungry? El Chapo Restaurant is currently accepting takeout orders. Call us today or place an online order with GrubHub® or DoorDash®.