Mon-Thurs 11:30am-9pm | Fri 11:30am-10pm | Sat 10:30am-10pm | Sun 10:30am-9pm
Happy Hour Everyday 2-4pm

Year-round patio dining on the Pearl Street Mall in Boulder. Handcrafted cocktails and Boulder's best Mexican food.


We’re a fun, Colorado-inspired Mexican restaurant in the heart of downtown Boulder along the iconic Pearl Street Mall. Our bustling bar specializes in fresh-squeezed, festive cocktails and our year-round covered patio offers some of Boulder’s best people watching.

Tacos and Fresh-squeezed Margs at Centro Mexican Kitchen


Our menu blends the culinary techniques and traditions of Mexico with modern Colorado flair. Your senses will be ignited by the use of bright & bold flavors, fresh ingredients, and unique combinations that characterize our Mexican cuisine.

Our bar is the centerpiece of our restaurant. We have an extensive selection of tequila, mezcal, rum, and other spirits to choose from, and our talented staff shake up Boulder’s best margarita and other vibrant, refreshing cocktails to pair with your food.

Join us for lunch, dinner, happy hour, and weekend brunch and discover why we are consistently ranked among the best Mexican restaurants in Boulder.

Big Red F Restaurant Group


Centro Mexican Kitchen was created by Big Red F Restaurant Group, an independently owned and community minded collection of restaurants along Colorado’s Front Range and in Kansas City, Missouri. Founded in Boulder in 1994 by chef Dave Query, the Big Red F Family also includes Jax Fish House, West End Tavern, The Post Chicken & Beer, and Red F Catering & provisions.


Enjoying Drinks at Centro Mexican in Boulder


Whether you’re interested in throwing a party at Centro or looking for event catering in Boulder, we’ve got you covered! Let us host or cater your wedding, graduation party, baby shower, corporate shindig, or any other celebration you can dream up!