Taco Tuesday North County San Diego
North County’s Coastal Towns are known for their beauty and beaches. Another reason to visit the coastline is that it’s quickly becoming a culinary destination—whether you’re in the mood for gourmet cuisine or street food, North County’s coast has it all. The choices are plentiful for all types of cuisine, but in celebration of Taco Tuesday, we’ve chosen 5 coastal eateries that really know how to satisfy that craving. All of these picks are along coastal route 101.
Take our Taco Tuesday challenge—and try them all in one day! They are in geographical order from south to north, just head northbound on the 101 with an empty stomach.
The Brigantine Del Mar
3263 Camino Del Mar, Del Mar, CA 92014
The Brig is just a couple blocks west of Winners Circle Resort. It’s a local favorite for many reasons, including their Taco Tuesday special–$1 off all tacos. Try a swordfish taco while you’re there. It’s a must. Mahi Mahi and carnitas tacos are also available. It does get busy though, so get there early. Complete the meal with a Habanero Margarita.
Pillbox Tavern Solana Beach
117 W Plaza Street, Solana Beach, CA 92075
A charming restaurant located just between the 101 and the beach, Pillbox offers fantastic deals for Taco Tuesday. Chicken and Steak tacos are just $3. For $4, you can enjoy Mahi Mahi or Fried Cod Tacos. $4 XX Lagers and $6 Margaritas are on the menu from 5pm to close.
Las Olas Cardiff-by-the-Sea
2655 S Coast Hwy 101, Cardiff, CA 92007
During their 4-6pm happy hour, Las Olas offers $2 off House Margaritas, Pineapple N’Chile Margaritas, Mango or Strawberry Margaritas, Wine by the Glass, Draft Beer of the Month, and their Tequila of the Month. The classic baja style fish tacos are also available at this classic, seaside Mexican Restaurant.
D Street Bar & Grill Encinitas
485 S Coast Hwy 101, Encinitas, CA 92024
One of North County’s best sports bars gets into Taco Tuesday with Beer Battered Fish Tacos for just $2. Enjoy a margarita for only $3. That’s right—you can join in on Taco Tuesday for just five bucks at D Street Bar & Grill.
Haggo’s Organic Taco Leucadia /Encinitas
1302 N Coast Hwy 101 #101, Encinitas, CA 92024
While you won’t find $2 eats here, you will find amazing, fresh and organic tacos. It was featured on Food Networks’ Diners, Drive-ins, and Dives. Foodies love this spot.