Granny’s Kitchen

Granny’s is a great place to get good, authentic Sonoran Mexican food.. They have local classics like red and green chile and enchiladas sonorenses. They also serve burgers and sandwiches for those seeking something less picante.

El Cobre Deli

Known for their homemade burritos, El Cobre Deli inside Chevron has become a must-stop destination for travelers on their way to and from Mexico. Stop in and try one for yourself!

Tacos el Tarasco Restaurant

Tacos el Tarasco brings its unique take on the flavors of Michoacan, Mexico to the beautiful Plaza restaurant space. In addition to food service, it has a variety of private venues that are perfect for wedding receptions and quinceaneras.

Olsen’s Patio Cafe

This Cafe offers a wide variety of delicious lunch offerings, including homemade hamburgers, sandwiches, salads, soups, and fried chicken meals. Get in early as they close at 6 PM from Monday – Saturday and 5 PM on Sundays. 

Sonoran Desert Inn Kitchen

If you’re looking for something that screams place-based experience, then look no further. The Sonoran Desert Inn & Conference Center hosts regular pop-up meals that double as gateways to a truly authentic experience.

Authentically Ajo Farmers Market

This market promotes over 100 local and regional vendors and their produce, food products and more. The market offers free weekly activities such as cooking demos, tastings, gardening workshops, arts and crafts, games, and entertainment.

Ajo Regional Food Partnership (ARFP)

The ARFP is a remarkable collaboration working to create a truly local food system in Ajo. Contributions include a communal commercial kitchen, the ‘Get Going, Get Growing’ youth internship program, and the Many Hands Urban Farm co-op.

Oasis Coffee

A popular spot for locals, Oasis Coffee serves up specialty coffee drinks and delicious treats until 4:00 pm daily while looking over the beautiful historical Ajo Plaza. Feeling adventurous? Ask about tours of the co-located Oasis Theater.

Roadrunner Java

This bakery makes you feel like you’ve just entered into your host’s comfortable home. Serving up homemade donuts, apple fritters, hot coffee and other delicious baked goods, this is a place you can grab a sweet treat and cozy up.

Ajo Farmers Market & Café

A true product of community collaboration, the Ajo Farmers Market & Café has become a space for locals and visitors to grab a meal on the go or sit and enjoy the decadent menus curated by rotating local chefs.