There’s nothing quite like enjoying your favorite tacos at a discount. Taco Tuesdays provide the perfect excuse to feast on delicious tacos without having to necessarily feel guilty about splurging on going out to eat on a weekday. Whether you’re looking to enjoy a few tacos for less, or score a free side or beverage with your meal, there are all sorts of Taco Tuesday specials available. Not to mention, you may be surprised to learn that many restaurants also offer special deals on Tuesdays that aren’t just taco related. From free pizzas to discounts on seafood dinners, and more, there are endless possibilities to save big at your favorite restaurants on Tuesdays.
Which National Chains Offer Taco Tuesday Specials?
Many restaurants offer Taco Tuesday specials every week, here’s a go-to list so you can get your taco-fix for cheap.
Acapulco Restaurant & Cantina
From 3 pm to close you’ll score $3 made-to-order tacos every Tuesday.
You can also get drunk on $4 drink specials if you so desire.
Beef ‘O’ Brady’s
While two tacos can cost upwards of 12 bucks, get two tacos for just $7.99 on Tuesdays.
Chevy’s offers you the chance to build your own taco for just $3 per taco.
This Taco Tuesday special runs from 3 pm to close, offering customers a significant discount on tacos that are normally $7 each.
Every Tuesday from 3 to 11 pm, at Del Taco you can get 3 regular-priced tacos for $1.69.
At that price, you’re basically losing money if you don’t hit them up next Tuesday.
On the Border
Enjoy beef, chicken, or veggie tacos for just $2 each on Tuesdays at On the Border.
Normally these tacos are $4 and up, so you can save big on this special.
Enjoy discounted tacos every Tuesday at Rubio’s Coastal Grill.
Rubio’s popular fish tacos are just $1.99 on Tuesdays.
Two tacos at Tijuana Flats typically cost upwards of 10 bucks, without any extra drink or side.
But, not on Tuesdays.
Instead you’ll enjoy two tacos, chips, and a drink for only $7.99 every single Tuesday.
Save on El Torito’s $3 taco specials any Tuesday from 3 pm to 10 pm.
What About “Non-Taco Restaurant” Specials on Tuesday?
Tacos aren’t the only discounted food item you can enjoy on Tuesdays.
Whether you don’t like tacos or are simply looking to mix it up, here’s a list of some popular chains that offer great Tuesday restaurant deals that are non-taco related:
If Italian food is more your fancy, Bertucci’s on Tuesdays offers a buy one get one free pizza deal so you can enjoy more pizza for less.
Buffalo Wild Wings
Buffalo Wild Wings offers a buy one, get one 50% off on wings on Tuesday.
Get a Baker’s Dozen at Panera Bread for half price– which is 13 bagels for just $9.49.
Red Lobster has a couple of Tuesday restaurant deals.
1. Get a free kids’ meal as long as you purchase an adult entrée any Tuesday.
2. Get their Two for Tuesday deal for just $59.99. This means you get either two lobster, shrimp, or salmon feasts, with your choice of two sides each, for just 60 bucks.
Bar Louie offers half-price burgers on Tuesdays.
Customers get to choose what burger they’d like plus have a choice of potato tots or fries for about $6 total.
On Tuesdays at Ruby Tuesdays, you can get a cheeseburger or select sandwiches for just $6.49 all day long.
On Tuesdays you can get half off wine at any BJ’s restaurant.
Plus, you can get $4 Pizookies, which are BJ’s famous cookie dessert to treat yourself to something sweet.
Ask the Reader: Do you know of any other national Taco Tuesday specials that I’m missing?
By Kyle James
Photo credit to Gareth Simpson.