Hard shell or soft, there’s no debating the deliciousness of tacos. Last year alone, Americans ate over 4.5 billion of them. In case you needed an excuse to eat more of tacos, October 4 is National Taco Day. Check out these great places to get tacos in Orlando, perfect for celebrating National Taco Day, Taco Tuesday, or just a regular Wednesday night.
Inspired by the coastal lifestyles of Brazil, Uruguay, and southern California, Bartaco offers a chic taco experience. Inventive pairings such as cauliflower with romesco sauce and sesame ribeye make this a unique and stylish option. Keep cool as you dine alfresco with an aqua fresca or sangria. Bartaco also has plenty of gluten-free and vegan options, making it ideal for those with food allergies or dietary restrictions.
98Forty Tapas and Tequila
You know what pairs perfectly with tacos? Tequila! 98Forty Tapas and Tequila serves up delicious helpings of both. Located inside Rosen Centre, this Latin-inspired International Drive restaurant boasts a selection of forty premium tequilas as well as freshly made guacamole, salsa, and of course, tacos. All tacos are served on soft white corn tortillas and you can choose carnitas, chili-sugar rubbed skirt steak, cumino rubbed chicken, spice crusted mahi mahi, or a vegetarian option.
Hunger Street Tacos
If you like your tacos with a little art on the side, head over to Hunger Street Tacos, a family-owned restaurant in Winter Park. Inspired by the street food tacos from Mexico City, the menu at Hunger Street Tacos includes ingredients such as sautéed hibiscus, squash blossoms, and fried avocado. While you eat your tacos, you’ll be able to admire the beautiful murals created by the Lapiztola art collective inspired by life in Mexico.
From the outside, Taqueria Ameca may not seem like much but one bite of their food and you’ll change your mind. This family-owned taqueria in south downtown Orlando is one of the best places to enjoy authentic Mexican food in Central Florida. Everything is made fresh and to order, and there is no official menu, just a whiteboard on the wall with the daily specials. If you are craving authentic Mexican food without spending much, this is the place for you.
Tin & Taco SODO
When it comes to a universally-loved food like tacos, casting aside tradition is a risky move. At Tin & Taco however, the risk pays off in the form of deliciously innovative taco creations. Forget the usual taco toppings; Tin & Taco serves up wild and wacky ingredients like mac and cheese, beer queso, bacon, and potato sticks. Pair these creative concoctions with their selection of craft beers and sodas for a truly unique National Taco Day meal.
A Great Value Hotel on International Drive
All of these delicious taco restaurants are minutes away from Rosen Inn at Pointe Orlando. Located on International Drive, Rosen Inn at Pointe Orlando’s many amenities and affordable accommodations make it a favorite hotel for family vacations. Enjoy free Wi-Fi, free parking, and three sparkling outdoor swimming pools. Our on-site buffet restaurant even has taco night on Wednesday, in case you haven’t quite gotten your fill of these tasty treats. To book your stay, call 407-996-8585 or click the orange button at the top of the page.