Taco Chelo – a taqueria on Roosevelt Row in Phoenix – is about to open a second location in Tempe, Arizona

Taco Chelo – a taqueria on Roosevelt Row in Phoenix – is about to open a second location in Tempe, Arizona

TEMPE, AZ — The favored taquería on Roosevelt Row, Taco Chelo, is able to open a second storefront within the Valley!

Taco Chelo is a collaboration of restaurateur Aaron Chamberlin, Chef Suny Santana and artist Gennaro Garcia. Right here’s what Chamberlin shared with ABC15 in regards to the new Tempe location:


“I used to be on the lookout for restaurant websites, and I regarded over and there was an area and I used to be like, ‘that is it.’ And so actually, it was it was nothing greater than that was the placement we discovered as we began to exit and look,” stated Chamberlin. “We’re actually excited to be there. You already know, it is a cool constructing. We’ve 25-foot ceilings, all glass, very totally different than the unique Taco Chelo so far as building-wise. (It is) a nook unit (and) has nice road visibility. We’re proper subsequent to Postino and Snooze. And, you realize, we simply thought this may be an excellent, great spot to go for (our subsequent) location.”


The Tempe storefront can have the “very same menu” as the placement in Downtown Phoenix.

What to attempt whenever you go?

“I’ll let you know, I like the Chelo Salad and I like the Sonoran Tacos. I imply, I just about eat them virtually each single day,” stated Chamberlin. “If I am feeling luxurious, I just like the Flamingowhich is an appetizer and I additionally just like the Torta. So these are these are sort of if I am feeling a bit decadence.”

Taco Chelo drinks and menu items.

Taco Chelo

Taco Chelo drinks and menu objects.


“There’s going to be some design variations, you are not going to stroll in and be like, ‘Oh my gosh, that is precisely like Taco Chelo.’ So, there’s going to be some design parts which might be totally different. We’re going to have a patio on the entrance of the constructing and the entryway, and which we’re enthusiastic about. It is not going to be as large as our Downtown Phoenix location, patio-wise,” defined Chamberlin. “There’s nonetheless going to be that Taco Chelo really feel, identical nice meals. Suny goes to be there… the crew, you realize, and so we’re enthusiastic about that.”

Sketch of the new Tempe 'Taco Chelo' location that'll be opening soon.

Taco Chelo

Sketch of the brand new Tempe ‘Taco Chelo’ location that’ll be opening quickly.


  • New location: 521 S. School Avenue Suite 112
    • The Tempe storefront is anticipated to open by the tip of December 2023.
  • Downtown Phoenix location: 501 E Roosevelt St.
    • Hours of operation: Sunday – Thursday (11 a.m. – 9 p.m.) and Friday– Saturday (11 a.m. – 10 p.m.).

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