It’s National Taco Day this October 4, 2017, we’ve got several choices for you…find your taco today!
Head to Casita Del Campo where they are celebrating 55 years and offering all Tacos on the menu for just $2.00 all day and all night!
Carnitas Tacos and an Avocado Taco; Courtesy of Casita Del Campo
A classic and local favorite is the Carnitas Taco prepared with a secret slow braised recipe and served with fresh pico de gallo and house-made guacamole, or guests can opt for a classic Chicken, Beef or Potato Taco. Casita Del Campo also introduces a new addition; the Fried Avocado Taco made with shredded lettuce and cheese, and topped with any one of their signature homemade salsas that is sure to make you want every day to be National Taco Day! If you really want to go all out, pair any of these Tacos with a freshly made Guava Margarita prepared with fresh guava fruit picked right from the owner’s garden.
Casita Del Campo will be open on National Taco Day, Wednesday, October 4th, 2017 from 11:00 am to 11:00 pm; 1920 Hyperion Avenue, Silver Lake, CA 90027; 323.662.4255; http://casitadelcampo.net
RED O MELROSE & RED O SANTA MONICA:
It is a fiesta at Red O Melrose and Red O Santa Monica on National Taco Day, where Tacos run rampant on the menu all day and all night for just $3.00!
Carnitas Tacos from Red O Melrose; photo by Bob Hodson
Leave work early and join Red O for Happy Hour, highlighting their signature Street Tacos, featuring options like the Carnitas Tacos with cilantro-lime yogurt, chipotle purée, radish and green Mexican knob onions or the Crispy Style Short Rib Tacos with roasted tomato-serrano sauce, onions, cilantro, Monterrey Jack cheese and potato chips. Corporate Executive Chef Marc Johnson is known for his unique and delicious approach to classics and his Street Tacos are no exception. Bring your sombrero, because it is going to be a party at Red O Melrose and Red O Santa Monica on National Taco Day!
Red O Melrose will be open on National Taco Day, Wednesday, October 4th, 2017 from 5:00 pm to 10:00 pm; 8155 Melrose Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90046; 323.655.5009; http://RedORestaurant.com
THE RAYMOND 1886:
On National Taco Day, there is no place like The Raymond 1886 in sunny Pasadena! This Latin holiday will be celebrated by enjoying Executive Chef Tim Guiltinan’s Suckling Pig Tacos Al Pastor made with pineapple, avocado and salsa roja which are sure to become a favorite of all Taco lovers.
Suckling pig tacos Al pastor; photo courtesy of the Raymond 1886;
Pair these delectable Tacos with any one of 1886 Bar’s news mezcal creations like the Woody Woodpecker made with Vida Mezcal, Angostura & Peychaud’s Bitters, cedar syrup and a double citrus peel. Now that is a National Taco Day done right!
The Raymond 1886 will be open on National Taco Day, Wednesday, October 4th, 2017 from 11:30 am to 2:30 pm for Lunch and from 5:30 pm to 10:00 pm for dinner. 1886 Bar will be open from 4:00 pm until 12:00 Midnight; 1250 South Fair Oaks Avenue, Pasadena, CA 91105; 626.441.3136; http://TheRaymond.com