El Zócalo Mexican Grill, opened in Downtown Chandler, AZ in 2000. The restaurant is family owned and operated. El Zócalo is housed in the historic Monroe Building, which is over 100 years old. In Mexico City, El Zócalo is a famous central plaza, known for community events and celebrations. El Zócalo Mexican Grille Restaurant, is Chandler’s own slice of Mexico City, with a large, 3,400 square foot patio. The patio is perfect for a first date, anniversary or any special occasion. Patio dining is made comfortable during the summer by misters. The misters drop the temperature 15 to 20 degrees. The patio is turned into a lounge after dark, with a live band and dancing.
The number one plate at El Zócalo is the Shrimp Chile Relleno, real shrimp stuffed into a poblano chile pepper, smothered with a poblano – jalapeno cream sauce. This entree is served with rice, beans and tortillas. Another popular dish is the carne asada backyard steak. This dish features thinly sliced sirloin, grilled to perfection. Everything is made fresh at El Zócalo.
El Zócalo Mexican Grille is located at 28 S. San Marcos Pl., Chandler, AZ.