Best places in NOLA to celebrate National Taco Day

Where should you go to celebrate National Taco Day? La Casita. For real. But we have some other faves here, too!

by Kiri Walton
October 3, 2018

National Taco Day isThursday, Oct. 4, and there are deals galore in NOLA. Now, this is not a list of only our favorite places in New Orleans to get tacos because believe us, that list will look a little different. This is our list of the best places to celebrate National Taco Day! Since we love deals, we created this roundup of spots for taco lovers to get a deal for this oh, so, delicious of fake holidays.

Felipe’s (all locations)

https://www.facebook.com/Felipesnola/photos/gm.1993975744002983/1825620487557791/?type=3&theater

Free chicken tinga taco per guest with the purchase of any dine-in order at the restaurant counter. Let’s talk about Felipe’s. Some of us really love them. Some of us eat them because they’re nearby. What do you think about Felipe’s? They seem to have a cult following here in NOLA. We’ll put out a poll on Insta. Go vote there in our Insta Story tomorrow at @verylocalnola!

Felipe's Mexican Taqueria
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Getting there
301 N Peters St, New Orleans, LA 70130, USA
Hours
Mon-Thu 11am–10pm
Fri-Sat 11am–11pm
Sun 11am–10pm
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Agave House

https://www.facebook.com/AgaveHouseRestaurant/photos/gm.279740109305298/555708778184113/?type=3&theater

This new spot in Mid-City is joining in on the National Taco Day deals, too. And they are turning National Taco Day into a reason to have a full-blown fiesta! They’ll have 2 for 1 tacos, $14.95 bottomless margaritas and FREE agave tequila shots from 6-7:30 p.m. After 7 p.m., the party really gets started with the beats of DJ 2NYCE. Full details

Agave House
Getting there
2549 Banks St, New Orleans, LA 70119, USA
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The Munch Factory

OK, OK, that’s not a taco. That’s one of the dishes Bey and Jay-Z ate at The Munch Factory when they were in town for OTR II. But for real, The Munch Factory is celebrating National Taco Day, too. And they’re doing it in a unique way: with special BBQ rib tacos, a creation from the owner’s son. The tacos include pulled BBQ rib meat, homemade slaw and avocado in a grilled corn tortilla shell. And they’re offering $5 margaritas all day! Full details

The Munch Factory
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Getting there
6514 Congress Dr, New Orleans, LA 70126, USA
Hours
Mon Closed
Tue-Sat 11am–6pm
Sun 11am–3pm
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La Casita Taqueria (both locations)

https://www.facebook.com/eatlacasita/photos/gm.464405570720106/1085803301574306/?type=3&theater

Perhaps one of Very Local NOLA’s favorite spot for tacos and margs, mostly because of their almost unbeatable happy hour specials and proximity to our office, this taqueria is getting in on the National Taco Day action. But how? How can they beat their already amazing happy hour prices? By offering them all day long. Visit either location to get these deals.

La Casita on the Patio
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Getting there
845 Carondelet St, New Orleans, LA 70130, USA
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La Cocinita at The Pythian Market

https://www.facebook.com/pythianmarket/photos/gm.1889008001178854/2242492042429292/?type=3&theater

This is a good pick for anyone who works in or near the CBD and wants some incredible street tacos for lunch. La Cocinita in their new digs at The Pythian is offering $2 build-your-own street tacos! Yaaas. We’re here for it. Get the deets on the meats, salsas, garnishes here.

Pythian Market
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Getting there
234 Loyola Ave, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
Hours
Mon-Wed 8am–8pm
Thu-Sat 8am–9pm
Sun 8am–3pm
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