If you immediately think of fast food joints like Taco Bell and Del Taco when you’re craving a taco, clearly you’re not taking advantage of the many delectable eateries in Las Vegas. Several spots in town not only serve the traditional Mexican dish, but also offer great Taco Tuesday promotions where guests can feast upon a variety of tasty tacos at a fraction of the regular menu price. So next time it’s Tuesday and you’re in the mood for a taco, head to one of these restaurants for their Taco Tuesday specials—alliteration has never sounded so good!
Cabo Wabo Cantina
Miracle Mile Shops, Planet Hollywood
3663 Las Vegas Blvd. S.
Las Vegas, NV 89109
Known for its tasty Tex Mex and coastal Mexican favorites, Sammy Hagar’s rockin’ Strip-front cantina offers two tacos al carbon every Tuesday from 3 p.m. until 6 p.m. for just $6. Diners can choose between chicken or steak, and each taco comes complete with salsa arbol, avocado, corn tortillas, cilantro and onions. Can’t make it on a Tuesday? No problem! The tacos al carbon special is part of Cabo Wabo’s Fire and Ice happy hour, available Monday through Thursday from 3 p.m. until 6 p.m.
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El Segundo Sol At Fashion Show
3200 Las Vegas Blvd. S.
Las Vegas, NV 89109
Offering a taco experience unlike any other, with made-from-scratch tortillas prepared daily by professional “tortilleras” who have mastered the traditional Mexican technique, it should come as no surprise that every day is Taco Tuesday at this Strip-front eatery. Guests can indulge in a selection of authentic tacos at its bar counter daily, with prices ranging from $3 to $5. Menu options include such must-tries as the mushroom and epazote taco with Chihuahua cheese sauce, the Baja lobster taco with Baja slaw and avocado-tomatillo salsa and the pork belly taco with caramelized pineapple and salsa pequeno. No matter which one you choose, taste buds are sure to be left salivating for more.
Mi Casa Grill Cantina
Silverton Casino Hotel
3333 Blue Diamond Road
Las Vegas, NV 89139
Every Tuesday from 4 p.m. until 9 p.m., this off-Strip favorite invites guests to spice things up with its Taco Tuesday promotion. For just $10, guests can choose three tacos from the carne asada tacos with corn tortillas, chopped onion and fresh cilantro; the tacos al pastor (pork) with corn tortillas, radishes and grilled green onions; the carne adobada with corn tortillas, roasted jalapeños, fresh cilantro and lime; and the roasted chicken with flour tortilla, guacamole crema and añejo cheese. Enjoy them with a house margarita (frozen or on the rocks) or any 16-ounce draft beer. Talk about a deal!
Park On Fremont
506 Fremont St.
Las Vegas, NV 89101
This downtown hot spot is especially popular on Tuesdays when it offers Taco Tuesday specials from 3 p.m. until 7 p.m. Guests can enjoy $2 carne asada tacos and $1 Coronitas in Park on Fremont’s rustic dining area or on its blossoming outdoor patio. The patio features fun objects d’art such as a footed bathtub overlooking the outdoor bar and a Cinderella-style carriage situated on the rooftop that was created from eroded items. One bite of the meaty taco creation and taste buds are sure to be left shouting “Olé!
Grand Canal Shoppes At The Venetian
3355 Las Vegas Blvd. S.
Las Vegas, NV 89109
Every Tuesday, Rockhouse revelers can feast upon the ultra-drive bar’s all-day Taco Tuesday specials, with prices ranging from just $1.50 to $2. Menu selections include the chicken fajita taco—marinated chicken breast topped with pico de gallo, sour cream and cheddar cheese—and the flaming shrimp taco—spicy sautéed shrimp, chipotle oil, pepper jack cheese and fresh tomato. To complement the mouthwatering items, guests can top off their taco selections with $5 shots of tequila and $7 margaritas. It’s a Taco Tuesday promotion that hits all the right notes.
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When she’s not interviewing some of Hollywood’s biggest celebs, Heather Turk can often be found visiting some of Las Vegas’ most popular restaurants and spas for Examiner.com. She also covers the Las Vegas market for a variety of other media outlets, including Allegiant Air’s in-flight magazine, Sunseeker. Her work can be found at Examiner.com.