17 Best Spots For Taco Tuesday Deals in Los Angeles

May 31, 2016 by Mallory Carra

Any day is a good day for tacos, that much is for sure. But in Los Angeles Tuesdays are an especially great day for the tortilla-wrapped treat.

Taco Tuesday isn’t just a fun alliteration to say — it’s a  mini celebration with weekly specials and discounts that you should definitely be taking advantage of.


The nice thing about tacos in L.A. can be summed up in a single word: options. like Ensenada-style tacos? It’s here. More into Oaxacan ones? You’ll find them here, too. And if you’re looking for a fusion twist a la Roy Choi’s famous Kogi BBQ, L.A. has got you covered.

But if it’s Tuesday and the craving hits you, consider the deals mapped out below for all your taco-related needs.


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1. Cabo Cantina (Various)

Casual Mexican restaurant with Mega Margaritas and seven locations across Southern California.

THE DEAL: All-you-can-eat tacos for $5.95.

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2. Te’kila (Hollywood)

Mexican cantina on Hollywood Boulevard with more than 150 bottles of tequila.

THE DEAL: $1 chicken, asada steak and carnitas tacos; $15 pitches of beer.

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3. Mission Cantina (Hollywood)

This Sunset Boulevard spot has classic decor such as stained-glass windows and boasts more than 100 kinds of tequila.

THE DEAL: $1 tacos.

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4. Hole Mole (Various)

Serving Mexican-style Southern California comfort food in Long Beach, Carson, and Tustin.

THE DEAL: Tacos from $1.19.

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5. La Cuevita Bar (Highland Park)

A bar with a comprehensive collection of tequilas and mescals, along with various events and specials throughout the week.

THE DEAL: Free tacos after 10 p.m.

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 6. Cafe Bleu (Koreatown)

Upscale restuarant and sports bar featuring Korean-inspired bar food and all the big games on HD screens.

THE DEAL: $1.50 asada tacos and $3 Corona beer all night long.

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7. Don Chuy’s (Culver City)

Old school cantina with a comprehensive menu, which includes breakfast.

THE DEAL: Three street tacos for $4.

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8. Loteria Grill (Various)

Venerable Mexican restaurant chain with a full bar and six locations across Los Angeles.

THE DEAL: $3 signature tacos and $3 draft beers.

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9. Calle Tacos (Hollywood)

If you feel like a food truck, but don’t want to chase one down, this Hollywood Boulevard spot is your answer. It’s a food truck inside a building, with seating for customers.

THE DEAL: $0.99 tacos

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10. Marix Tex Mex (Various)

Get your Tex Mex on with epic margaritas and a daily 3 to 7 p.m. Happy Hour in West Hollywood and Santa Monica.

THE DEAL: $10 all-you-can-eat tacos dine in or $2 tacos at the bar.

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11. The Eight Bar (Downtown)

It’s a gastropub and bar located inside a Whole Foods — yes, you read that right. But don’t judge until you try the place.

THE DEAL: $2 tacos.

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12. Cocina Condesa (Studio City)

Restaurant in the Valley that features Mexican street food for brunch, lunch, dinner, and happy hour.

THE DEAL: Any two tacos for $5 after 5 p.m.

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13. Casa La Doña (Downtown)

Casual Mexican food with an awesome salsa bar.

THE DEAL: $1 tacos.

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14. El Torazo (Long Beach)

Small spot with a big menu of Mexican classics.

THE DEAL: $1+ tacos, $2.50 fish tacos, and $7 pitchers.

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15. TLT Food (Westwood)

Inventive and creative Mexican cuisine by the guys who run The Lime Truck, winner of Food Network’s Great Food Truck Race.

THE DEAL: Every taco on the menu is $3 on Tuesdays.

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16. El 7 Mares (Boyle Heights)

As you could guess from the name, this spot specializes in Mexican seafood, with an expansive menu that includes molcajetes, lobster, ceviche, salads, and more.

THE DEAL: Fish tacos for $0.99.

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17.  Fiesta Martin Mexican Grill (Inglewood)

Family owned Mexican restaurant with epic drinks and yummy classic dishes.

THE DEAL: $1 tacos, including hard shell beef, chicken, potato, or bean, and soft tacos like birria, lengua, and tripe.

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What’s your favorite spot for Taco Tuesday in L.A.? Let us know in the comments below!