Taco joints, taco trucks, taco stands and more as we celebrate National Taco Day

This week is Nationwide Taco Day, and 14850 Eating is celebrating with a take a look at among the taco choices across the Ithaca space. We do not have a taco truck on each nook, however between full-time eating places and taco stands, Tompkins County has some nice taco choices.

In neighboring cities, Garrett’s Brewing in Trumansburg serves a taco-focused menu that is harking back to the constructing’s days because the Rongovian Embassy to the USA, and Village Taqueria in Dryden is rocking its new digs in Dryden after shifting on this summer time.

Associated: Final two days for the unique Village Taqueria location earlier than they open their new location!

We have been telling you all about CDMX Tacos, the place Mexico Metropolis-style tacos had been served for a few 12 months at a small stand outdoors the Ithaca ReUse Heart on Elmira Street earlier than Eduardo Acevado moved to a brand new location in Press Bay Alley this summer time.

Associated: Tacos CDMX is opening its new location in Press Bay Alley this weekend

The menu normally features a few totally different meat fillings to select from, comparable to Al Pastor pork or Birria beef, and at the very least one vegetarian providing, comparable to grilled mushrooms or soy chorizo, in addition to crunchy cheese, avocado and grilled pineapple.

Taco on a paper plate with a Jarritos soda bottle behind it, on a red table

Steak, pineapple tacos, and a bottle of Jarritos, please! 14850 pictures by Mark H. Unbinder.

That steel shack in southwest Ithaca did not keep empty for lengthy. It is now a magical taco taste, and so they have meat tacos and vegan soy chorizo, in addition to a keto-friendly taco made with crunchy cheese as a substitute of a tortilla.

Close-up of a taco on wax paper with someone working at a taco stand in the background

There are nonetheless tacos within the steel shed subsequent to Ithaca ReUse! Magic Taste of the Taco has taken over the place Tacos CDMX left off.

She Messy Tacos has been popping up throughout city for a few years, with common spots just like the Farmers Market in downtown Ithaca and Jewelbox in Ithaca’s west finish, in addition to visits to Okay-HOUSE Karaoke Lounge and occasions just like the Apple Harvest Pageant. They’ve rooster, beef, and fish tacos, and normally have vegetarian choices as properly.

Dos Amigos made the transfer two years in the past from a taco truck to a everlasting location, on Faculty Road, the place it serves tacos in addition to burritos and quesadillas.

Taco Tuesday, or Nationwide Taco Day, is an efficient day to go to Outdated Mexico, and their Zocalo location in The Outlets at Ithaca Mall is ideal earlier than or after buying or watching a film.

A trio of Taco Tuesday tacos in Outdated Mexico. Hen or floor beef? Your alternative! 14850 pictures by Mark H. Unbinder.

Luna Impressed Road Meals provides a variety of road tacos, going past Mexican kinds like pork carnitas and mezcal rooster to fried fish, portobello al pastor, Cajun cauliflower, and even bibimbap tacos.

Korean quick rib taco topped with koji slaw from Luna.

Viva Taqueria moved their tacos throughout the road this 12 months, with particular person tacos or taco trios served with guacamole, rice, and beans. We advise the rooster tacos and goat margaritas.

Colorful painted restaurant wall

The brand new Viva Cantina in downtown Ithaca. 14850 pictures by Mark H. Unbinder.

Associated: One week in Viva Taqueria’s authentic location earlier than they moved throughout the road

Bickering Twins has returned from a serious renovation with a taco-focused Latin American menu. We love the shrimp, garlic, and mushroom tacos. And all the opposite tacos we tried.

Tacos at Bickering Twins.

We hope you may be a part of us in celebrating Nationwide Taco Day this week, and inform these eating places you have heard about right here.

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