El Centro - South End

El Centro - South End

$$ • Mexican • Family Friendly

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Location and hours

472 Shawmut Ave, Boston, MA 02118
Sunday
12:00 AM - 09:00 PMDinner Menu
11:00 AM - 03:00 PMLunch Menu
11:00 AM - 03:00 PMBrunch Menu
Monday - Friday
12:00 AM - 09:00 PMDinner Menu
11:00 AM - 03:00 PMLunch Menu
Saturday
12:00 AM - 09:00 PMDinner Menu
11:00 AM - 03:00 PMLunch Menu
11:00 AM - 03:00 PMBrunch Menu

472 Shawmut Ave, Boston, MA 02118 • More info


  • Popular Pairs

    • Enchiladas en Salsa + Choice of Appetizers

      Choose from carne asada, chicken, al pastor, barbacoa, chorizo, pibil, vegetabled or just cheese enchiladas in green, red, or poblano sauce topped with melted cheese. Served with choice of Appetizers.
      $17.00
    • Guacamole + Choice of Tacos

      Our famous guac. Vegetarian. Served with chips. Served with choice of Tacos.
      $10.00
    • Ensalada Frida Kahlo + Choice of Appetizers

      Frida Kahlo salad with choice of chicken, charcoal grilled steak, marinated pork, and shrimp or vegan. Served with choice of Appetizers.
      $13.00
    • Pollo al Chipotle + Choice of Appetizers

      Chicken in Chipotle sauce mixed with sauteed asparagus and corn. Served with rice. Served with choice of Appetizers.
      $19.00
    • Chimichanga + Choice of Appetizers

      Mexican style flour wrap stuffed with a choice of shredded beef, charcoal grilled steak, and marinated pork or chicken then pan fried and immersed in salsa Narciso Romero. Served with choice of Appetizers.
      $17.00
  • Appetizers

    • Queso Fundido

      Melted cheese, served chorizo, roasted peppers, or plain.
      $10.00
    • Quesadillas Don Pedro

      Corn tortilla with cheese, chorizo, grilled steak, pastor, and shredded beef or Mexican corn truffle.
      $7.00
    • Guacamole

      Our famous guac. Vegetarian. Served with chips.
      $10.00
    • Guacamole Estilo el Centro

      Guacamole topped with chorizo.
      $11.00
    • Chips and Salsa

      $3.00
    • Sopes

      Corn dough tartlet with refried beans, pork, chorizo, and marinated pork or shredded beef.
      $8.00
    • Elotero Del Triciclo

      Charcoal grilled corn on the cob topped with Ricotta cheese.
      $9.00
    • Tamale de Elote con Chile y Queso

      Vegetarian. Corn tamale stuffed with roasted peppers and cheese.
      $6.00
    • Empanadas

      Fried pastry stuffed with cheese and your choice of carne asada, chicken, barbacoa, al pastor, pibil or vegetables.
      $7.00
  • Antojitos Mexicanos

    • Sopa de Tortilla con Pollo y Aguacate

      Tortilla soup with chicken and avocado.
      $9.00
    • Quesadilla Ahogada en Salsa El Centro

      Flour quesadilla immersed in El Centro sauce.
      $8.00
    • Sopes

      Corn dough tartlet with refried beans, pork, chorizo, d marinated pork or shredded beef.
      $8.00
    • Chile Relleno

      Stuffed poblano pepper with cheese, chicken or beef immersed in roasted tomato sauce Served with rice and beans.
      $19.00
    • Enfrijoladas Oaxaquenas

      Corn tortilla stuffed with cheese immersed in black bean sauce topped with pico de gallo and avocado.
      $17.00
    • Carne con Chile Estilo Hermosillo

      Slow cooked shredded beef Hermosillo style in chile Colorado sauce. Served with rice and beans.
      $17.00
    • Tostadas

      Oven baked corn tortilla topped with refried beans and a choice of chicken, charcoal grilled steak, and marinated pork or shredded beef.
      $7.00
    • Shrimp Ceviche

      Shrimp cured in lime juice and tossed with onion, jalapeño pepper, tomatoe, cilantro, cucumbe, tomatoe juice and clamato juice
      $12.00
    • MEXICAN HOT DOG

      ONLY MONDAY 12PM -9 PM Hot Dog Sonora Style - Home made bun, beef sausage bacon wrapped, mayo, caramelized onion, lettuce, pico, guacamolillo and grated cheese. Served with fries.
      $9.50
  • Especialidades el Centro

    • Pollo al Chipotle

      Chicken in Chipotle sauce mixed with sauteed asparagus and corn. Served with rice.
      $19.00
    • La Mejor del Mundo

      Charcoal grilled steak Sonora style. Served with refried beans, guacamole, and pico de gallo.
      $26.00
    • Cochinita Pibil

      Shredded roasted pork in achiote sauce. Served with pickled vegetables and refried beans.
      $18.00
    • Camarones al Chipotle

      Shrimp in Chipotle sauce mixed with asparagus. Served with rice.
      $19.00
    • Chimichanga

      Mexican style flour wrap stuffed with a choice of shredded beef, charcoal grilled steak, and marinated pork or chicken then pan fried and immersed in salsa Narciso Romero.
      $17.00
    • Enchiladas en Salsa

      Choose from carne asada, chicken, al pastor, barbacoa, chorizo, pibil, vegetabled or just cheese enchiladas in green, red, or poblano sauce topped with melted cheese.
      $17.00
    • Flautas Ahogadas

      Wrap corn tortilla stuffed with a choice of chicken, shredded beef, or vegetables immersed in sauce. Served with rice and beans.
      $17.00
    • Pollo al Mole

      Chicken in mole sauce. Served with rice and refried beans.
      $19.00
    • Pollo en Salsa Ranchera

      Chicken in Ranchero sauce. Served with rice and refried beans.
      $17.00
    • Arrachera a la Tampiquena

      Charcoal grilled steak Sonora style. Serve with one enchilada in green or red sauce, refried beans, and guacamole.
      $28.00
    • Bistek Ranchero

      Chopped skirt steak mixed with ranchero sauce. Served with rice, beans, and avocado.
      $17.00
    • Camarones Papantla

      Shrimp wrapped in bacon and stuffed with cheese. Served with rice and avocado.
      $23.00
    • Salmon Yaqui

      Salmon fillet on avocado/tomatillo sauce. Served with asparagus, corn and red onions
      $19.00
    • Camarones Huevones

      Shrimp marinated on a chipotle garlic sauce, served on top of avocado salad with lemoncello vinagrette and a side of rice.
      $19.00
    • Carnitas Verdes

      Oven roasted pork immersed in tomatillo sauce topped with cilantro onion and a side of rice.
      $17.00
    • Pollo con Calabacitas y Queso

      Chicken mixed with zucchini, roasted onions and peppers, topped with our special chicken broth sauce and melted cheese.
      $17.00
    • Rib Eye Tacos

      3 Rib Eye tacos topped with pico de gallo and guacamole sauce
      $22.00
  • Ensalada y Mas Vegetarianos

    • Ensalada Frida Kahlo

      Frida Kahlo salad with choice of chicken, charcoal grilled steak, marinated pork, and shrimp or vegan.
      $13.00
    • Calabacitas con Queso

      Zucchini, roasted onions, and peppers topped with chicken broth sauce and melted cheese. Served with rice and beans.
      $15.00
    • Quesadilla de Vegetables en Salsa de Frijoles con Aguacate

      Quesadilla with vegetables on bean sauce and avocado.
      $9.00
  • Tacos

    • Carne Asada Taco

      Charcoal grilled steak.
      $6.00
    • Taco al Pastor

      Pork loin with pineapple.
      $7.00
    • Caramelos Taco

      Charcoal grilled steak, refrid beans, and melted cheese.
      $7.00
    • Campechanos Taco

      Combination of carne asada and al pastor.
      $7.00
    • Lorenza Taco

      Charcoal broiled corn tortilla and melted cheese topped with steak, marinated pork, or shredded beef.
      $6.00
    • Barbacoa Taco

      Slow cooked shredded beef.
      $6.00
    • Fish Taco

      Fried Tilapia topped with lettuce, pico, chipotle dressing and cilantro dressing.
      $6.00
    • Taco Light

      Charcoal grilled steak on top of Romaine lettuce leaf.
      $6.00
    • Taco de Pollo

      Chicken taco.
      $6.00
    • Quesadilla Gringa

      Flour tortilla stuffed with cheese and shredded pork loin.
      $7.00
  • Postres (Dessert)

    • Flan de Vanilla

      Vanilla custard.
      Sold out
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      $8.00
    • Churros

      $8.00
    • Tres Leches Cake

      $8.00
  • Porsi No Tomas

    • Soda

      Soft drinks.
      $3.00
    • Horchata

      Rice milk drink. Sof drinks.
      $3.00
    • Jamaica

      Hibiscus flower. Soft drinks.
      $3.00
  • Sides

    • Rice

      $3.00
    • Refried beans

      $3.00
    • Extra Chips

      $1.00
    • Hot Sauce

      $0.50
    • Guacamole Side

      $3.00
    • Side of Meat

      Chicken, Pork, Grilled Steak, Shredded Beef, Vegetables or Marinated Pork
      $5.00
    • Flour Tortillas

      Our famous homemade flour tortillas.
      $2.00
    • Corn Tortillas

      $1.50
    • Pico de Gallo

      $1.00
    • Sour Cream

      $0.50
    • Chipotle Mayo

      $0.50
    • Jalapeño

      $1.00
  • Popular Pairs

    • Pollo Al Carbón Quesadilla + Choice of Burritos

      Charcoal grilled chicken. Served with choice of Burritos.
      $12.00
    • Enchiladas En Salsa Verde, Roja o Poblano + Choice of Tacos

      Two corn tortillas rolled with your choice from carne asada, chicken, al pastor, barbacoa, chorizo, pibil, vegetabled or just cheese. Served with choice of Tacos.
      $13.00
    • Carne Asada Quesadilla + Choice of Tacos

      Charcoal grilled steak. Served with choice of Tacos.
      $12.00
    • Plato Mexicano + Carne Asada Burrito

      Mexican Dish served with rice and beans. Choose from carne asada, chicken, al pastor, barbacoa, chorizo, pibil, vegetabled or just cheese. Served with Carne Asada Burrito.
      $23.00
    • Sopa de Tortilla + Choice of Tacos

      Chicken tortilla soup. Served with choice of Tacos.
      $7.00
  • Tacos

    • Carne Asada Taco

      Charcoal grilled steak.
      $6.00
    • Pollo Taco

      Charcoal grilled chicken
      $6.00
    • Pastor Taco

      Pork loin with pineapple.
      $6.00
    • Caramelos Taco

      Charcoal grilled steak with melted cheese.
      $7.00
    • Vegetales Taco

      Vegetable taco.
      $6.00
    • Fish Taco

      $6.00
  • Burritos

    • Carne Asada Burrito

      Charcoal grilled steak.
      $11.00
    • Pollo Al Carbón Burrito

      Charcoal grilled chicken
      $11.00
    • Pastor Burrito

      Pork loin with pineapple.
      $11.00
    • Vegetales Burrito

      Vegetable taco.
      $11.00
  • Quesadillas

    • Carne Asada Quesadilla

      Charcoal grilled steak.
      $12.00
    • Pollo Al Carbón Quesadilla

      Charcoal grilled chicken
      $12.00
    • Pastor Quesadilla

      Pork loin with pineapple.
      $12.00
    • Vegetales Quesadilla

      Vegetable taco.
      $12.00
  • Sopes

    • Carne Asada Sope

      Charcoal grilled steak.
      $6.00
    • Pastor Sope

      Pork loin with pineapple.
      $7.00
    • Pibil Sope

      Marinated pork
      $7.00
    • Chorizo Sope

      $8.00
    • Vegetales Sope

      Vegetable taco.
      $7.00
  • Platos

    • Plato Mexicano

      Mexican Dish served with rice and beans. Choose from carne asada, chicken, al pastor, barbacoa, chorizo, pibil, vegetabled or just cheese
      $13.00
    • Enchiladas En Salsa Verde, Roja o Poblano

      Two corn tortillas rolled with your choice from carne asada, chicken, al pastor, barbacoa, chorizo, pibil, vegetabled or just cheese
      $13.00
  • Sopa y Ensalada

    • Ensalada Frida Kahlo

      Frida Kahlo salad with choice of chicken, charcoal grilled steak, marinated pork, and shrimp or vegan.
      $13.00
    • Sopa de Tortilla

      Chicken tortilla soup
      $7.00
  • Tortas

    • Pibil Torta

      Mexican sandwich with marinated pork, lettuce, tomato, avocado, and chipotle cream sauce.
      $12.00
    • Carne Asada Torta

      Mexican sandwich with charcoal grilled steak, lettuce, tomato, avocado, and chipotle cream sauce.
      $12.00
    • Pollo Al Carbón Torta

      Mexican sandwich with charcoal grilled chicken, lettuce, tomato, avocado, and chipotle cream sauce.
      $11.00
    • Pastor Torta

      Mexican sandwich with pork loin and pineapple, lettuce, tomato, avocado, and chipotle cream sauce.
      $12.00
    • Carmelo Torta

      Mexican sandwich with Charcoal grilled steak, melted cheese, lettuce, tomato, avocado, and chipotle cream sauce.
      $12.00
    • Vegetales Torta

      Mexican sandwich with vegetables, lettuce, tomato, avocado, and chipotle cream sauce.
      $12.00
  • Sides

    • Guacamole

      $6.00
    • Chips & Salsa

      $3.00
  • Plates

    • Machacazo norteño

      Scrambled eggs with imported Mexican dry beef in roasted sauce served with beans and avocado.
      $13.00
    • Huevos Rancheros

      Eggs over easy served on top of a corn tortilla and topped with ranchero sauce.
      $13.00
    • Omelet Indio

      Mexican omelet stuffed with bacon, cheese, and poblano pepper immersed in salsa tatemada, served with refried beans and avocado.
      $15.00
    • Chilaquiles "El Centro"

      Eggs any style and chilaquiles, with choice of chicken or beef topped with green or red sauce, served with cheese, avocado and beans. (oven baked)
      $15.00
    • Desayuno Juan Diego

      Scrambled eggs with cactus in roasted sauce, served with refried beans and avocado.
      $13.00
    • Huevos al Gusto

      Eggs any style, served with seasoned potatoes.
      $11.00
    • Salmon Mañanero

      Scrambled eggs with smoked salmon, asparagus, corn, onions on top of chipotle sauce, served with mixed green salad & potatoes.
      $17.00
    • Benedictos al Chipotle

      Eggs benedict with chipotle sauce.
      $16.00
    • Yogurt con Granola y Frutas

      Yogurt with granola topped with fresh fruit
      Sold out
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      $8.00
    • Añádele Hot Cakes

      Add a side of pancakes to any breakfast.
      $8.00
    • Tostada

      Oven baked corn tortilla topped with shrimp ceviche.
      $7.00
    • Quesadilla de Camaron

      Shrimp quesadilla in roasted sauce served with avocado.
      $7.00
    • Quesadilla Sonorense

      Our homemade flour tortilla with shredded beef, served with our special chipotle sauce, cilantro, and onions.
      $11.00
    • Ensalada con Camaron

      Salad tossed with shrimp and roasted sauce, asparagus, and avocado.
      $13.00