Lets Taco 'Bout National Taco Day!
National Taco Day is on October 4th and it’s time to celebrate! Here are the most ‘Taco ’bout’ tacos in Miami. *Warning these tacos are not responsible for the craving you might build after viewing these mouthwatering images.
The Crazy Toston
Tacos of the Day:
Brisket Tacoton– Marinated Brisket on a plantain tortilla topped with guajillo glaze, cotija cheese and cilantro aioli.
Shrimp Tacoton– Crispy Shrimp on a plantain tortilla topped with chipotle black bean cream, sliced avocado, baby arugula and roasted poblano aioli.
Bodega Taqueria y Tequila
Name of Taco Dish: Al Pastor Taco
Taking a traditional taco and turning it into a South Beach must try is Bodega with their Al Pastor Taco. It features Spit-Broiled Pork, Charred Pineapple, Red Onion, Cilantro, Salsa Rosada.
Candy & Cones
Name of Taco Dish: Waffle Taco Sandwich
Located on-site at The Diplomat Beach Resort, Candy & Cones is a kids’ fantasy land. The waffle taco sandwich has freshly churned vanilla ice cream folded between waffles – one of the hundreds of ice cream sandwich options at the shop. The modern candy and ice cream venue is open daily, allowing visitors to get their sugar-fix whenever necessary.
KINGS Dining & Entertainment Doral
Name of Taco Dish: Baja Street Tacos
Take it to the streets with KINGS Doral’s, newly added to the menu, Baja Street Tacos. Choose out of 3 chicken or shrimp tacos topped with spicy baja sauces, pickled onions and Baja Napa cabbage slaw, served with warm tortilla chips, guacamole, pico de gallo and pickled jalapenos.
Name of Taco Dish: Wagyu Skirt Steak Tacos, Salmon Tacos
Celeb hotspot in Brickell features two signature taco dishes. The Wagyu Skirt Steak Tacos are made with pickled red onion and aji amarillo, and the Salmon Tacos are made with spicy mayo, avocado, truffle oil, and eel sauce. While both of these taco dishes are offered during dinner daily, you can also get the Salmon Tacos (two pieces) for $9 as part of the Lucky 9 Happy Hour Menu, Monday through Friday 4-7 p.m.
Lolo’s Surf Cantina
Name of Taco Dish: Ribeye Taco
One of the best tacos in all of south of fifth is the Ribeye Tacos at Lolo’s Surf Cantina. Indulge in the fresh flavors of thinly sliced rib eye, crispy cheese, and salsa roja.
Name of Taco Dish: Charred Corn Taco
Offered seaside at Playa in the Diplomat Beach Resort, the vegetarian gem will have you eating this faster than you can say National Taco Day. These tropical tacos combine mushrooms, cotija, chili pequin and tarragon aioli.
Name of Taco Dish: Brooklyn Taco
If there’s anyone who knows how to do tacos it’s Rocco. Rocco’s Tacos offers a slew of Mexican favorites, with one of their specialties being tacos. Offered on their “Tacos de Calle” section, the Brooklyn Taco remains a standout item on the menu. Enjoy the delicious flavors of pulled pork, smoked bacon, chorizo, pork belly, cilantro, onion and salsa brava.
Name of Taco Dish: Big Eye Tuna & Foie Gras Tacos
A signature appetizer of James Beard Award winning restaurateur Stephen Starr’s Steak 954, The Big Eye Tuna & Foie Gras Tacos features finely chopped big eye tuna topped with seared foie gras served in a crispy shell.
Name of Taco Dish: Toro Sesame Leaf Taco
A Japanese twist on a taco in an unexpected taco-form reminiscent of sushi roll textures.
Name of Taco Dish: Shrimp Tacos Al Pastor
These tropical-inspired tacos feature Shrimp Al Pastor, grilled pineapple and pickled onions.
The tequila and taco bar will be extending their Taco Tuesday specials in honor of the hand held delicacy. Enjoy all that Taco Tuesday has to offer like $3 tacos, $5 margaritas and many more drink specials all day. The two-day event will be hosted by Partida Tequila and will be offering Partida cocktails for $8 and shots for $5 from 6pm-9pm.