Address: 8729 North Central Avenue, Phoenix, Arizona 85020

Events: 602.390.9381


About Ladera Taverna y Cocina

Welcome to Ladera Taverna y Cocina, a modern Mexican bar and dining room! Take a few steps past our intricate, cast iron entrance and have a seat at the bar, a candle lit table or by the fire pit in our grand patio. Our full dining menu showcases an authentic take on modern Mexican cuisine. We take pride in our craft and source only local, fresh and seasonal ingredients paired with classic and inspired house cocktails. This is soon to be your favorite happy hour, special event location and neighborhood restaurante!

Special Event Menu

Guacamole & Chips

caramelized orange, charcoal onions, pepitas, serrano asado, cotija
$4.50 per person

Trio de Salsas

house salsa, salsa verde del las casa, chile de arbol
$3.00 per person

Tuna Tostada

tequila-serrano ponzu, jicama, radish, cilantro
$4.50 per piece


chipotle aioli, chili powder, cotija cheese
$3.00 per piece

Puerco en Chile Verde

slow roasted pork, potatoes, queso cotija, salsa verde, served with chips
$3 per person


stuffed masa, black bean sauce, lettuce, salsa verde de la casa, queso fresco
add barbacoa or Puerco pibil add’l $2 each

$4 per piece

Sopes Vegetarianos

black beans, calabacitas, lettuce, queso fresco, guajillo salsa, salsa verde, masa cup
$4 per piece

Ceviche de La Hacienda

white fish, orange jicama pico, watermelon radish, cucumber, serranos, pomegranate seeds
$4 per person (2 oz serving)

Pollo Asada Taco

shredded rotisserie chicken, guajillo salsa, roasted corn, crema, cilantro, red onions, salsa verde de la casa
$3.00 per piece

Pastor Taco

shaved pork, pineapple slaw, cilantro, salsa verde de la casa
$3.50 per piece

Carne Asada Taco

skirt steak, serrano onions, cilantro, salsa de arbol
$4 per piece

Shrimp Taco

sautéed shrimp, chipotle slaw, tomatillo avocado salsa, roasted garlic crema, cilantro
$4 per piece

Cochinita Pibil

braised pork, pickled onions, cilantro, cotija cheese, salsa verde de la casa
$3.50 per piece

Nopalitos (served cold)

cactus paddles, queso fresco, cilantro, salsa verde de la casa
$2.75 per piece

La Ensalada de Cobb

pollo asado, corn, black beans, nopalitos, pumpkin seeds, avocado, red bell peppers, cotija cheese, fresno chili vinaigrette
$4 per person

Tijuana Caesar

baby romaine, parmesano, croutons, crispy onions, jalapeno Caesar dressing
$3.50 per person


Non-Alcoholic $2.50
Beer $4 and up
Wine $7 and up
Liquor $6 and up


General Booking Information

  • 15 people or more
  • $250 deposit required ($150 applied to final bill)
  • any occasion – birthdays, anniversaries, showers, corporate mixers or meetings, etc.
  • semi-private and private
  • budget friendly and flexible
  • possibly time restrictions apply to events scheduled on Friday, Saturday or Sunday