ARIZONA NEWS

Mr. Mesquite Taqueria to open 1st drive-thru location Dec. 12 in Gilbert

Dec 1, 2020, 4:05 AM | Updated: 10:20 am

(Instagram Photo/MrMesquite)...

(Instagram Photo/MrMesquite)

(Instagram Photo/MrMesquite)

PHOENIX — Mr. Mesquite Taqueria announced on Monday that it will be opening its very first drive-thru location on Dec. 12 in Gilbert.

The new drive-thru edition of the taqueria will be located on the southeast corner of Gilbert and Williams Field roads.

For its grand opening from 10 a.m to 10 p.m, the taco shop will be giving the first 250 guests free tacos for six months.

Mr. Mesquite is also hosting “Toys for Tacos” at all of its Valley locations, which is a toy drive for students in low-income areas living with disabilities.

Anyone who brings in a gift to a Mr. Mesquite Taqueria in Arizona will receive one free taco for doing so.

Gifts can range anywhere from clothing and sports equipment to supplies, games and electionics.

Here is the full list of acceptable toys for tacos:

We want to hear from you.

Have a story idea or tip? Pass it along to the KTAR News team here.

Arizona News

A man who appears to be a scientist of some sort looks through a microscope. A Utah lab used forens...

Kevin Stone

Human remains found in 2019 identified as man reported missing in Phoenix 2 years earlier

Human remains found in northern Arizona in 2019 have been identified as man reported missing in Phoenix two years earlier.

21 minutes ago

Memorial Day weekend DUI stats in 2024 mostly better than 2023...

Serena O'Sullivan

Fewer Arizonans were arrested for DUIs over Memorial Day weekend this year than in 2023

A report from the Arizona Governor’s Office of Highway Safety compared statewide Memorial Day weekend DUI statistics in 2024, 2023 and 2022.

37 minutes ago

Arizona Attorney General Kris Mayes speaks during a press conference on April 4, 2024, the day of t...

Kevin Stone

Arizona House committee releases report calling for AG Kris Mayes’ impeachment

An Arizona House ad hoc committee released a report calling for the impeachment of Attorney General Kris Mayes, who dismissed the maneuver as a partisan ploy.

2 hours ago

Father-son shooting in Glendale left dad dead, police say...

KTAR.com

14-year-old Glendale boy accused of fatally shooting father

The Glendale Police Department said a father-son shooting left a man dead, which led to the arrest of a 14-year-old suspect.

2 hours ago

Smoke can be seen from a camper fire that delayed traffic on Interstate 17 north of metro Phoenix, ...

KTAR.com

NB Interstate 17 closed briefly north of metro Phoenix after camper fire near Bumble Bee

Northbound Interstate 17 was closed briefly north of metro Phoenix on Wednesday morning after a camper caught fire, authorities said.

3 hours ago

The Simmons Fire can be seen burning near Kearny, Arizona, on May 28, 2024. The fire has destroyed ...

KTAR.com

Arizona’s Simmons Fire destroys at least 2 structures after prompting evacuations

At least two structures were destroyed overnight by a wildfire that prompted evacuations near the central Arizona town of Kearny.

6 hours ago

Sponsored Articles

...

DISC Desert Institute for Spine Care

Sciatica pain is treatable but surgery may be required

Sciatica pain is one of the most common ailments a person can face, and if not taken seriously, it could become one of the most harmful.

...

Collins Comfort Masters

Here’s 1 way to ensure your family is drinking safe water

Water is maybe one of the most important resources in our lives, and especially if you have kids, you want them to have access to safe water.

...

Day & Night Air Conditioning, Heating and Plumbing

Day & Night is looking for the oldest AC in the Valley

Does your air conditioner make weird noises or a burning smell when it starts? If so, you may be due for an AC unit replacement.

Mr. Mesquite Taqueria to open 1st drive-thru location Dec. 12 in Gilbert