When tacos met tequila, a beautiful relationship was formed, and bloomed into an everlasting marriage of delicious bliss. All jokes aside, tacos and tequila are the perfect pair. July 24th 2018 is national tequila day, and it falls on taco Tuesday! How lucky is that?!
Here are some authentic Tucson spots to celebrate this tasty anniversary. And, if you are being a reasonable person and not going out on a Tuesday, check out this delicious taco and tequila combo you can enjoy at home by the Seasonal Junkie.
When Tacos Met Tequila – A Tucson Love Story
Mariscos Chihuahua | 1009 N. Grande Avenue
Must Try: The beer battered shrimp tacos! They’re SO tasty, you’ll be hooked after just one try!
This place has been around for quite awhile…since 1971 they’ve been churning out amazing tacos and other delicious dishes. They make their tacos with fresh, local ingredients and the service can’t be beat. You’ll love the happy environment and you can get all the tacos you need to celebrate with your tequila 🙂
Taco Giro Mexican Grill | 2097 E Fry Blvd, Sierra Vista
Must Try: Enchiladas…which yes, is not technically a taco but still!
Okay, I know we are talking about tacos but you have to try the enchiladas! They make all kinds of delicious Mexican cuisine but the enchiladas are amazing. There is something for everyone to choose from and the portions are generous..perfect to fill you up and soak up some of that tequila! Try our favorites or something new, you won’t be disappointed!
Taco Fish | 4841 S 12th Avenue
Must Try: Shrimp quesadillas are a must try!
They are cheap, delicious, and perfect for pairing with your tequila party this year! Taco Fish might have started out as a food stand and a single blue tarp but they’re an amazing restaurant now that is offering up what we’d call some of the BEST tacos in the area. The menu is full of delicious dishes but don’t miss out on the shrimp quesadillas.
Taqueria Pico de Gallo | 2618 S. 6th Avenue
Must Try: Get the special, it’ll be delicious and super cheap!
Being the best doesn’t always mean being super fancy, expensive, or filled with fine wines. Taqueria Pico de Gallo has some of the most amazing tacos to go with your tequila celebrations this year. They have great food, even better prices, and you will want to make this your regular spot for taco Tuesday.
Mi Nidito | 1813 S.4th Avenue
Must Try: Any of the combination plates are a filling, delicious, and great for partying all night long with your favorite tequilas!
Another long time favorite in Tucson is Mi Nidito has been making delicious dishes in Tucson since 1952. They’ve served up amazing clientele like Bill Clinton, Enrique Iglesias, and so many more. If it’s good enough for them, it’s good enough for taco Tuesday right?! RIGHT!