Are you wondering where you should head for Taco Tuesday? We have you covered! We know there’s several places to choose from for Taco Tuesday, but we came up with a list of 5 of our favorite places to go to in North County for this special day of the week!
Le Papagayo, or just Papagayo, has been a go-to for Encinitas/Leucadia locals for years. Their charming indoor and outdoor areas, complete with fire lamps, give off a warm and cozy atmosphere, and their nightly live music keeps people coming back every night of the week. On Tuesdays, Papagayo offers their delicious tacos all night. For $5 each, you can choose from Carne Asada, Duck, Maui Maui or Shrimp tacos. Not only does Papagayo have amazingly good tacos on Tuesday, their regular menu is full of yummy treats from a Seafood Penne to Lamb Chops, to their famous Bread and homemade Pesto! Papagayo offers great food with a fun, charming atmosphere.
For more information or to view a full menu, visit Le Papagayo.
Norte of Carlsbad is a long time favorite of North County Residents. Located in the heart of Carlsbad Village just steps from the ocean… Norte boasts a large, yet welcoming interior, with a large bar area, outdoor patio, complete with fire lamps and fire pits! Norte’s Taco Tuesday special runs from 4:00pm – 9:00pm featuring $2 tacos and $2 select beers. Additionally, their regular menu offers some of the best traditional Mexican specialties; from Flautas, to a Crab Burrito, to Huevos Rancheros, and much more! Norte is fun for the whole family or can be a great date night spot. With it’s sexy fire pits and decor, Norte of Carlsbad is surely the place to be on Taco Tuesday.
For more information or to view a full menu, visit Norte.
Encinitas’ Hapi Fish might be thought of as an odd place to have a Taco Tuesday special, but in fact they do, and it’s great! Hapi Fish is a sushi restaurant that also offers tacos such as their Hot Lobster with jalapeno & chipotle aioli taco, a BBQ Tuna with Japanese BBQ yakiniku sauce taco, and a Gangnam Style with kimchi taco; plus there are old standbys like the Seared Ahi Taco & the Spicy Cali with spicy crab, avocado, cucumber & salsa fresco taco!
For more information or to view a full menu, visit Hapi Fish.
Rockin’ Baja Lobster
Beautifully located in the heart of Oceanside’s Harbor, Rockin’ Baja Lobster is a fun place to go, a nice atmosphere combined with amazing traditional Mexican food. Their Taco Tuesday special is Grilled Chicken, Carne Asada, Shrimp or White Fish tacos for $2-3; beers for $2-5 and $5 margaritas! Rockin’ Baja Lobster’s regular menu offers specialties from a Shrimp and Lobster Bucket, to Atlantic Lobster, to a California Chicken Melt, to Fajitas. This place has it all!
For more information or to view a full menu, visit Rockin’ Baja Lobster.
Rosa’s Cafe and Tortilla Factory
Temecula’s Rosa’s Cafe and Tortilla Factory is a great place for the whole family with fun, bright decor, and a warm atmosphere. On Taco Tuesday, Rosa’s offers 3 Beef or Chicken Tacos for $4.39, which also includes chips and access to their expansive salsa bar! Rosa’s regular menu offers delectable Mexican flavors from Fajitas to an Enchilada plate, to a Taco Salad, to amazing tortillas! If you’re in the Temecula area, Rosa’s is definitely worth checking out.
For more information or to view a full menu, visit Rosa’s Cafe and Tortilla Factory.