5 Restaurants Offering Free or Cheap Tacos on Wednesday

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National Taco Day is Wednesday — when you’ll be able to find free and discounted tacos all day across the country.

The following restaurant chains will serve up the dish free or for as little as 50 cents. In one case, beer will also be discounted in honor of the “holiday.”

Call ahead to the locations in your area to confirm they are participating in these offers. The only exception is Tijuana Flats, which has specified that all of its locations are participating.

1. Fuzzy’s Taco Shop

This chain is offering $1 tacos on Wednesday. This deal applies to most Fuzzy’s Baja Tacos, including breakfast tacos, and both soft and crispy shells are available.

This deal will be available all day. Fuzzy’s Taco Shop has 151 locations in multiple states.

2. Hot Head Burritos

This chain is offering one free taco with the purchase of two tacos on Wednesday. Soft flour tortillas and crunchy taco shells are available. This offer is available in restaurants and when ordering online, but you must use promo code “buy2tacos” online.

Hot Head Burritos currently has locations in:

  • Connecticut
  • Florida
  • Indiana
  • Kentucky
  • Nevada
  • Ohio
  • Pennsylvania

3. On The Border Mexican Grill & Cantina

This chain is offering 50-cent mini tacos to folks who dine in at participating continental U.S. locations on Wednesday. On The Border is also offering 20 percent off taco catering items until Oct. 8 — use promo code “Taco17.”

On The Border has locations in 32 states.

4. Taco John’s

This chain is offering free tacos on Wednesday. You can choose between a crispy or soft shell. To claim your free taco, just present the coupon that the chain says will be available on its website and social media pages.

This freebie is available all day at participating U.S. locations. Taco John’s has 394 locations in more than 20 states.

5. Tijuana Flats

This chain is offering its traditional tacos and Mexican drafts for $2 apiece on Wednesday. These tacos come on hard corn, soft flour and wheat tortillas. They also come with chips.

These offers are available all day at all locations except in South Carolina, where the $2 drafts are available only from 4 to 8 p.m. Tijuana Flats has locations in:

  • Florida
  • Georgia
  • Indiana
  • North Carolina
  • South Carolina
  • Virginia

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