Taco Tuesday on I-Drive

Thursday, April 20, 2023
Whether you count down the days until Taco Tuesday each week or you eat tacos on any day of the week that ends in Y - on I-Drive, there’s a tasty taco waiting for you around every corner.
With the most anticipated food festival of 2023, The Orlando Taco Festival, returning to I-Drive on April 22nd and 23rd at ICON Park, we decided a blog featuring the top-taco spots on International Drive was appropriate. Learn more about the Orlando Taco Festival here.
And next time you’re craving a taco in Orlando’s Most Dynamic Neighborhood, head to these stops for a meal full of fun and flavor!

Dig in at Tin Roof!

One spot you don't want to miss is Tin Roof Orlando. This lively restaurant and music venue is known for serving better-than-bar-bites in a high-energy, inviting environment where locals, visitors, and artists can feel right at home! But of course, what goes better with live music and cold beer than tacos!? Here you’ll find a variety of tasty tacos to choose from, including their famous Nashville hot chicken tacos. With live music and a great atmosphere, Tin Roof Orlando is the perfect place to dig into a plate of tacos in the heart of Orlando with no fear of judgment. Every Tuesday, Tin Roof offers $4 tacos for Taco Tuesday! So order-up a plate covered in tacos and an ice-cold brew to sip on as the sounds of nightly live music fill the air at Tin Roof this Tuesday!

Upscale Tacos

Another great option is 98Forty Tapas & Tequila at Rosen Centre. Here you’ll find menu items showcasing an upscale twist on traditional Mexican cuisine. Known for offering shareable items, tapa-style, using fresh, seasonal ingredients in a blend of Mexican and Spanish flavors, you’ll find a variety of tacos filled with everything from crispy shrimp to grilled steak on the menu. Whatever kind of taco you decide on, we're sure they'll please your palette. Oh, and we can’t forget to mention their extensive selection of 40 premium tequilas for the perfect addition to your taco-outing. From high quality ingredients, to a stylish interior and outdoor patio, if you’re looking to elevate your Taco Tuesday, or simply enjoy a great dining experience, 98Forty Tapas & Tequila should be on your list of dining stops on I-Drive.

Tacos with a View

Located in Orlando’s Largest Outdoor Entertainment Complex, ICON Park, find your seat on the large outdoor patio at Uncle Julio's with a view of The Wheel, and dig into a plate of tacos that are filled to the brim with flavorful meats and topped with fresh ingredients like avocado and cilantro for a meal to remember in the heart of Orlando! Sip on one of their famous margs, and enjoy an appetizer of table-side guac for a dining experience focused on freshly-prepared Mexican food favorites in an inviting atmosphere with authentic hacienda culture!
Headed to Uncle Julio’s on a Tuesday? Order up their Taco Bar Tuesday special that features a make-your-own taco platter complete with pulled chicken, ground beef, roasted corn, Cotija cheese - round and round the list goes. Served on a spinning handcrafted wooden tray and perfectly designed to share with friends or family - on Tuesdays, you can enjoy it all for just $12 a person! When it comes to indulging in a taco-tastic dining experience, Uncle Julio's is a delicious stop!

It’s a Taco Fiesta at Señor Frogs

If you're looking for a party atmosphere, Señor Frogs is the place to be. This lively restaurant and bar offers a variety of tacos, as well as other Mexican-inspired dishes like fajitas and nachos. A trip to Señor Frogs is sure to scream Taco Tuesday vibes, no matter the day of the week! And with their famous yard drinks and exciting entertainment, you're sure to have a great time. Full of colors, lights, sounds, textures and fun, Senor Frog's features humor and outrageousness, in a casual atmosphere, and features a menu that boasts all the taco varieties you could ask for. All of this to say - it should be on your list of I-Drive taco stops.

Street Tacos at Mexican Camel

Last but not least, don't overlook Mexican Camel. This hidden gem is a Mediterranean and Mexican fusion restaurant and serves up some of the best street tacos on I-Drive, made with fresh, authentic ingredients. Plus, this is a line-service restaurant, so if you’re looking for a tasty bite mid-adventure, this is the perfect quick stop. Plus, with the option to ‘build your own’ meal, you can opt for tacos, a bowl, burrito, nacho bowl, salad bowl, or even a pita pocket - the possibilities are endless! With friendly staff, a cozy atmosphere, and quick service, you’re sure to have an enjoyable dining experience at Mexican Camel.

Visiting I-Drive this May?

If you’ll be on I-Drive for Cinco De Mayo, take to SeaWorld Orlando to indulge in the final week of their Seven Seas Food Festival and enjoy limited-time Cinco De Mayo offers like street corn, tacos al Pastor, tostada de barbacoa, and delicious beer and cocktails, available from April 27th to May 7th. In addition to drool-worthy food items, there will also be live entertainment featuring stilt walkers, DJs spinning new and old tunes throughout the day for a DJ Dance Party, and traditional music of Mexico performed by classic bands, among many other festivities to enjoy during your visit! Learn more today.
Whether you’re on the search for the perfect place to celebrate Taco Tuesday, or find yourself craving a tasty taco out of nowhere, there are plenty of taco spots along International Drive. Next time a taco-craving strikes, head to one of these top I-Drive taco spots for a meal full of fun and flavor in the heart of Orlando!