National Taco Day 2016: Your guide to finding the best taco deals in DC

- Taco lovers: brace yourselves. Tuesday, October 4 is not just Taco Tuesday. It's also National Taco Day! The stars could not have aligned more perfectly.

In honor of this momentous day, local and chain restaurants specializing in the Mexican delicacy are offering taco deals that are going to make you go a little loco. 

Here are a few of the best taco deals you'll find in the Washington metropolitan area for #NationalTacoDay:

The Border Mexican Grill & Cantina
For $0.50 you can score as many mini crispy tacos as you want. Choose between beef, chicken tinga, or veggie-- or try them all. Click here for the nearest location.
 
ABC Canteen
This might be the hardest mix-and-match deal ever! For $8, you can select four out of seven taco options. Don’t forget to stop by the free taco bar for fresh topping and home salsas. Click here for your nearest location.
 
California Tortilla
Buy one taco and get one for free! Don't get too greedy-- there is a limit of five free tacos per guest. Click here for more details
 
Agua 301 Restaurant 
301 Water St SE, Washington, DC 20003
 
Enjoy tacos priced at $2.50 from 5:00 p.m. till close. 
 
Chupacabra
822 H St NE, Washington, DC 20002
 
To some, Tuesdays are meant for tacos-- but this Latin Kitchen dubs it Tequila Tuesday. Buy a shot of tequila for $5, get a taco for free!  (Careful, Wednesday is a work day...)  
 
Don Tito’s 
3165 Wilson Blvd, Arlington, VA 22201
 
Being fashionably late pays off because after 9 p.m.,  this Mexican joint offers half-priced tacos (until 1:45 a.m.). 
 
El Centro D.F. 14th Street
1819 14th St NW, Washington, DC 20009
 
Starting at 5:00 p.m., pick from the chef’s choice of three special tacos for $2 each. The deal runs until closing. 
 
Fuego Cocina y Tequileria
2800 Clarendon Blvd, Arlington, VA 22201
 
Two is always better than one, especially if we're talking tacos for $5. In case you get thirsty, happy hour cocktails are priced at $5, too. The special runs from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
 
Fish Taco 
7945 MacArthur Blvd, Cabin John, MD 20818
 
This tacqueria is offering tacos for $1.00! There are fish varieties as well as chicken, barbacoa, steak, carnita, and chorizo.
 
El Rey DC
919 U St. NW, Washington, DC 20001
 
Carnita tacos are $4 or try their veggie tacos for $3. 
 
The most important part: save us some! At the very least, snap your drool worthy tacos to fox5dc or tweet us!

 

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