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National Taco Day 2019: Where to Get Free & Cheap Tacos on October 4th

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Beef, carnitas, chicken, fish or veggie, who doesn't love a good taco? Pair it with a cold beer or margarita and some chips and guacamole on the side, and .... YUM.

Any day that includes free tacos is a great day in our book! Friday, October 4th is that day, my friends, it's National Taco Day! 

Check out our list of restaurants, taco shops and food retailers around the country that are getting into the National Taco Day celebration with some spicy deals, freebies and specials. We will add more as we hear about them, so keep checking back!

bartaco: On National Taco Day, bartaco is releasing a new limited-edition taco called the Oaxacan Spiced Chicken Taco, available on their secret menu from October 4th through December 3rd. You can try this taco by asking your server/bartender for the secret taco. The Oaxacan Spiced Chicken Taco invokes oaxacan and szechaun flavors with crispy chicken set on a bed of crunchy, bright, and tangy pickled kohlrabi slaw.

National Taco Day California Tortilla Korean Taco Fish Taco
Korean Taco / Fish Taco Photo Courtesy of California Tortilla

California Tortilla: It's "Taco-berfest" at California Tortilla on October 4th! Say "Taco-berfest" when ordering to get one FREE taco with any purchase. Valid in-person only. Not valid with online or delivery orders. 

Chronic Tacos: This California-inspired Mexican grill is giving away one free taco to all lunch customers on October 4th with a special code word that will be announced on Chronic Tacos social media. Customers can choose one free Chicken, Al Pastor, Carnitas or Beyond Beef taco. To redeem the free taco, customers must follow Chronic Tacos on Instagram, Facebook or Twitter @Chronictacos. The code word will be mentioned a week in advance so make sure to keep an eye out! This offer is valid from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. at all locations. 

Chuy's National Taco Day
Dress Like a Taco and Eat FREE at Chuy's on National Taco Day!

Chuy's: $1 Crispy Beef Tacos (added to an entree, limit 2 per person) and $1 Floaters (top your favorite Rita with a little extra) at all Chuy's locations on Friday, October 4th. Or, dress like a taco and eat for FREE!

National Taco Day Condado
Photo Courtesy of Condado

Condado: This Midwest build-your-own-taco restaurant with 13 locations in Ohio, Indiana, Pennsylvania, and Michigan is celebrating National Taco Day with one FREE taco with any purchase on October 4th at all locations.  

Del Taco National Taco Day
The Del Taco

Del Taco: Customers can receive The Del Taco or The Beyond Taco FREE with any purchase on National Taco Day, October 4th via The Del App. Valid with coupon only. 

National Taco Day Jack in the Box
Photo Courtesy of Jack in the Box

Jack in the Box: To celebrate National Taco Day, Jack in the Box is offering two of their fan-favorite tacos for free with any purchase to customers who are signed up for the e-club at jackinthebox.com/offers. The offer is valid on October 4, 2019 only.

On the Border: On the Border is celebrating National Taco Day with a special on endless tacos starting at $8.99 or $9.99, depending on your location. Customers can choose hard or soft shell, Ground Beef or Chicken Tinga. And for $2 more, you can upgrade to Premium Brisket or Southwest Chicken.

National Taco Day Rubio's
Photo Courtesy of Rubio's

Rubio's: Any taco on the menu FREE with the purchase of a beverage on October 4th. Simply bring the coupon to any of Rubio's participating locations.

QDOBA: 2x points for rewards members on National Taco Day. Being a rewards member is free and allows guests to earn points for every dollar spent, redeem points for food and get perks with every order. Sign up here.

Taco Bamba: October 4th is a BAMBATHON at Taco Bamba! All five Taco Bamba locations (Northern Virginia and Washington, D.C.) will race to see who can sell the most tacos. Each location that serves 1,500 tacos on October 4th will donate $1,000 to World Central Kitchen to support emergency relief efforts in the Bahamas. Guests can follow the official BAMBATHON Tracker throughout the day on Instagram.

Taco Bell National Taco Day Gift Set
Taco Bell's National Taco Day $5 Gift Set Box

Taco Bell: 'Tis the season to give... tacos! Taco Bell’s kicking off the holidays by taking National Taco Day shell-ebrations global for the second year in a row. This year, they’re celebrating by offering fans their most iconic tacos, two Crunchy Tacos and two Nacho Cheese Doritos Locos Tacos, via a National Taco Day $5 Gift Set. Digital gift cards are available for those looking to gift to loved ones from afar.

Taco Bueno: 49-cent UNLIMITED Party Tacos on National Taco Day with code 2161. 

Taco Cabana: In honor of National Taco Day on October 4th, guests will be able to purchase any breakfast taco, naked taco (chicken, steak or brisket – no toppings), shredded chicken taco or ground beef taco for only $1 per taco all day long. Please note this offer is only valid on October 4th and is limited to three (3) tacos per guest. Guest pays all applicable taxes and add-ons. Valid at participating Texas locations only and is not valid through DoorDash.com or the DoorDash app.

National Taco Day Taco Dumbo
Photo Courtesy of Taco Dumbo

Taco Dumbo: New York's favorite market-fresh taqueria and margarita bar is celebrating National Taco Day with FREE TACOS for the first 300 people in select New York neighborhoods - shown HERE - who text the Taco Dumbo Hotline (646-768-8218) between 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. on October 4th. All you need to do is text your name, address and dietary requirements and Taco Dumbo will randomly select two tacos from their taco menu to be delivered (free of charge!) to the address you provided. Taco Dumbo will also be offering exclusive taco-inspired menu items in store. 

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