Food News

Taco Tuesday

What’s a Tuesday without a taco? We rounded up some of Kansas City’s best spots to indulge in the traditional Mexican dish.


Not only does Zocalo offer a wide variety of tacos, but their patio on the Country Club Plaza is also a plus. The restaurant offers a Taco Tuesday special each week, including a basket of chicken, pork, steak and chorizo tacos for $9 or four lobster and steak tacos for $12. Vegetarians can enjoy the roasted mushroom tacos, topped with tomato guisado, goat cheese, arugula and roasted corn relish for $13.

Los Tules

If you want the most bang for your buck, dine-in at this Crossroads restaurant, which offers deep-fried ground beef tacos in a corn tortilla for $1 after 4:00 p.m. on Tuesdays. Yelpers would agree that the tacos are not only cheap, but filling due to their volume. Bonus: Los Tules also offers $5 sangrias and margaritas Tuesdays after 4.

Port Fonda

It’s no secret that Port Fonda is a hot spot on Tuesdays. The Westport restaurant offers different tacos on special each week for $2.50 each from open to close. The most recent offering for Taco Tuesday was a roasted panza taco topped with potato, poblano salsa verde and cotija cheese.

The Sundry

This Crossroads market and restaurant updates their lunch menu weekly, and occasionally offers their fried chicken tacos on Tuesdays. The tacos consists of Barham Family Farms chicken with cheese, Urban Fields lettuce and salsa in a fried Silva’s taco shell. With three filling tacos for $9, it’s a deal you can’t pass up. Just make sure to check the menu before you go.