National Taco Day Deals For October 4!

It's Taco Time!  arrives on Tuesday, October 4.  Taco Day falls on a Taco Tuesday this year – magic is in the air!  Lots of restaurants have great deals to help you celebrate, and we've put this guide together to help you out.  EatDrinkDeals has confirmed all National Taco Day deals from verifiable sources such as the restaurant website or social media page.  We don't want anyone to have a Taco Day letdown with bogus info!  Some deals are valid for dine-in only, while others are allowing them for takeout and sometimes delivery.

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2022 National Taco Day Deals


Celebrate National Taco Day on October 4 at 7-Eleven with 10 mini tacos for $2! You'll need to be a 7Rewards member for the deals.  If you're not a member yet, click here for the 7Rewards page to fix that problem.

Learn about other 7-Eleven deals in our article here.

Beef ‘O' Brady's

Beef ‘O' Brady's has two tacos for $7.99 in their Tacos on Tuesdays special plus $2.99 Kids Meals.  Good at participating locations.  For more details on this and other daily specials, click here for our EatDrinkDeals Beef ‘O' Brady's page!

Make a purchase on October 4 at California Tortilla and get a coupon for a free taco on a future visit from October 5 – 11.

Chevy's Fresh Mex

Chevy's Fresh Mex has a taco special from 3 pm to close on Tuesdays with $3 Tacos. Plus, on October 4, your first taco is free!  For more details see the Chevys Taco Tuesday Page.

Chevy's also has a every day at most locations and brunch deals on the weekends.  Click here to check out our story.

Chronic Tacos is offering customers $1 off tacos all-day on National Taco Day. Plus, all loyalty members will be entered to win free tacos for a year!

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For more serious taco deals, like the Family Taco Kit, click here to read the EatDrinkDeals Chronic Tacos story.


Chuy's has $1 tacos and more taco and drink specials for National Taco Day on Tuesday, October 4, 2022.  Get a Crispy Beef Taco for just $1 with any entree purchase. Also, enjoy $1 Floaters all day long (where applicable) – when you need some extra kick to your drink!  Also, if you're brave enough, show up dressed like a taco and you'll get a free entree. Seems fair. The deals were announced on the Chuy's social media pages.

I know what you're thinking – there's no shot Cinnabon is selling tacos, and you're right, but National Cinnamon Roll Day is also October 4, and we just had to let you know Cinnabon has something big planned.  From October 4 – 7, Cinnabon Rewards members can redeem a buy one, get one free baked good with a promo code valid in the app.  Use promo code ROLL22 for the deal.    A “Baked Good” includes Classic Rolls, MiniBons, a 4-count of BonBites – the bite-sized version of Cinnabon's famous cinnamon rolls – or Center of the Roll, the gooey center of the Classic Roll.  Cinnabon sent this press release with the details.

Del Taco has regular tacos priced at three for $1.69 every Tuesday from 3 PM to 11 PM.  Offer valid at participating locations, for a limited time only. More details are available on our EatDrinkDeals Del Taco story.

El Pollo Loco

In honor of National Hispanic Heritage Month, El Pollo Loco is putting a twist on the National Taco Day celebration. As part of their #MoreThanTacos campaign, on the 4th, Loco Rewards members that purchase $10 or more of anything except tacos will be rewarded eight free tacos on their loyalty accounts. These can be redeemed from October 5 – 31. The chain is also offering free delivery on National Taco Day for all orders placed online or through the app.

El Torito has $2.99 Taco Specials in the Cantina, every Tuesday from 3 PM – 10 PM. You can find the deal announcement on the El Torito website.

Fuzzy's Taco Shop

Fuzzy's Taco Shop will be offering select tacos for $1.50 all day! Their Baja tacos are made with your choice of tortilla and protein (shredded chicken, seasoned ground beef, shredded brisket, carnitas, grilled veggies, and fried avocado) along with their signature garlic sauce, lettuce, tomatoes, shredded cheese, cilantro, and feta. Their breakfast tacos include scrambled eggs, your choice of cheese, bacon, chorizo, and potatoes.

That's not all, though. 100 guests will receive free tacos for a year on National Taco Day. Every order placed on the 4th through the app will be entered into the random drawing. You can also scan a receipt dated October 4th to be entered into the drawing. Click here for the full rules regarding the contest.

For more deals, check out our Fuzzy's Taco Shop page!

Glory Days Grill has weekday food specials and daily drink specials.  To find the deals specific to your Glory Days Grill, click here for the Glory Days Grill locations page and select your location. For most locations, on Taco Tuesday, get two tacos with chips and salsa for $7.99.

For info on the other specials, and Happy Hour deals, click here for the EatDrinkDeals Glory Days Grill page.

Granite City Food and Brewery has weekday deals available for dine-in or takeout.  On Taco Tuesday, choose three tacos from Asian Shrimp, Grilled Mahi Mahi, Chicken Tinga and Beef, along with tortilla chips and salsa for $10.  Also, get $3 Margaritas to go with those tasty tacos. Click here for the Granite City Food and Brewery Daily Deals page for more details.

For more info on deals, like the famous Lawless Brunch on Sundays, click here for the EatDrinkDeals Granite City Food and Brewery page.

On Tuesdays from 4-9 pm at select Hickory Tavern locations, buy one taco entree and get one free with the purchase of two beverages. This offer is dine-in only.  Make sure you pick your preferred location at the menu at the top to make sure your local spot has the deal.  The chain announced the weekly special on the Hickory Tavern Twitter Page.

For more specials on other days of the week at the tavern and watering hole, click here for the EatDrinkDeals Hickory Tavern page.

Long John Silver's

Get a free taco with each combo, meal or platter purchased at Long John Silver's on October 4.  If you're ordering online for pickup, use promo code NATIONALTACODAYLong John Silver's sent this press release with the offer.


Moe's is offering rewards members $5 off any meal kit including the Taco Meal Kit which includes free chips and salsa. These kits come with 12 soft flour tortillas, your choice of two proteins, lettuce, cheese, pico, beans, rice, sour cream, and a bowl of Moe's famous queso. Rewards members can use this deal on Taco Day by using code TACODAY22 on their online order.

For more great Moe's deals, check out our Moe's article!

On the Border is celebrating National Taco Day with $2 beef, chicken, and veggie tacos and $3 beer.   To see if this offer is valid, contact your local On the Border or check out their specials by clicking here. On the Border posted this offer on their Facebook page.

For other great deals at On the Border, click here to check out our article.


Get a free a la carte taco with any purchase on October 3 & 4 to celebrate National Taco Day at Rubio's! Plus, if you haven't heard, Rubio's has expanded their all-day Taco Tuesday specials to include chicken tacos for $1.99 and steak tacos for $2.29.  Rubio's has the Taco Day celebration details up on its homepage.

Click here for the EatDrinkDeals Rubio's page and learn about lunch specials, fish taco deals Tuesdays and Fridays, and more.


Schlotzky's isn't selling tacos yet, but a lot of Schlotzky's have Cinnabons which are selling cinnamon rolls for National Cinnamon Roll Day on October 4. From October 4 – 7, use the app to buy one baked good and get one free to celebrate! A “Baked Good” includes Classic Rolls, MiniBons, a 4-count of BonBites – the bite-sized version of Cinnabon's famous cinnamon rolls – or Center of the Roll, the gooey center of the Classic Roll. Cinnabon sent this press release with the details.

Taco Bell is celebrating National Taco Day all month long with its Taco Lover's Pass. The pass allows rewards members to redeem one of their seven beloved tacos every day for 30 days for only $10 on the Taco Bell app. If that's not a bargain, then we aren't sure what is. Click here to sign-up now!

Click here for the EatDrinkDeals Taco Bell story to learn about other promotions, like their fan-voting and app deals.

Get unlimited $1 bean and cheese tacos at Taco Cabana all-day October 4th. You can also get unlimited $12 classic bean and cheese dozen taco boxes all day long as well! Taco Cabana posted this offer on their Facebook page as well.

For more goodies like the return of their Halloween booklets, click here for the EatDrinkDeals Taco Cabana page.

Taco Del Mar is celebrating National Taco Day this October a Golden Taco Ticket promotion, Willy Wonka style.  From October 4 – 9, 25 Golden Taco Tickets will be available for purchase to get you a free taco once per day, for 30 days with any other purchase.  Taco Del Mar has the details posted in this press release.

Taco John's

Taco John's is offering guests a free Beef Bravo Taco with any purchase made in-store, online, or through the app. All you have to do is show the QR code of your initial order to redeem your free taco.

Click here to read the EatDrinkDeals Taco John's story, and learn about other ways to save from Senor John's casa de tacos.

Tijuana Flats is offering a free chicken, beef, or bean taco to guests who dress up like a taco for Taco Day. Plus, the chain also has two tacos, chips, and  drink for $7.99 offered every Tuesday in their Tijuana Tuesdaze special. The Tex-Mex chain announced the deal on the Tijuana Flats Home Page.  Price may vary by location.

Also, make Tuesdays even better with free queso at Tijuana Flats!  For a limited time, get a free Queso Blanco or Gold Queso side with the purchase of an entree, or the Tijuana Tuesdaze $7.99 meal.  The offer is valid for dine-in orders and online orders.  Use promo code QSTUE22 for the deal online.  Tijuana Flats sent this press release with the deal.

Go to our EatDrinkDeals Tijuana Flats story here for info on other deals, like $6.49 deals on Tuesdays and Thursdays.

Uncle Julio's

Spice things up with Taco Bar Tuesday at Uncle Julio's!  For $12 per person, make your own tacos with all the fillings and toppings you need to be brought to your table for your ultimate creation.  You'll need a minimum of 2 people in your group to dig into Taco Bar Tuesday.

For more details visit: Uncle Julio's Specials

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