14 Best Taco Tuesday Deals in Albuquerque

We’re here to help you get the most out of your Taco Tuesday.

We put together a list of our favorite Tuesday specials around. From all-day $1 Taco Tuesday deals to $3 gourmet bites, here’s where to get your Taco Tuesday on in Albuquerque.


Dia de los Takos
5110 Copper Ave NE
505.297.4308

Non-traditional and twists on modern favorites make the tacos at this small shop inside Albuquerque Indoor Karting noteworthy. Tuesday specials include $5 for 3 for tacos like The Jalope Tako, a maple glazed crispy fried chicken breast topped with chipotle crema.


Sister Bar
407 Central Ave NW
505.242.4900

This grungy downtown dive has Tuesday specials at $2 per taco plus $2 Tecate. In addition to the usual cast of taco fillings, the menu features unique combos like fried avocado and jerk cauliflower.


Cocina Amada
2926 Girard Blvd NE
505.508.0508

Traditional fillings go for $5 for 3 on Tuesdays at this low key eatery inside Left Turn Distilling. Plus sip on house made liquors and craft cocktails from the distillery.


Rusty Taco
6600 Menaul Blvd NE
505.966.4915

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This taco joint serves up both traditional and non-traditional options like the Rusty Taco, an achiote pork with pineapple, onion and cilantro.

On Tuesdays their Texican taco, which consists of Tex Mex beef, lettuce, tomato and cheese on a flour tortilla, is $2.75.


Urban Taqueria
1 Central Ave NW Suite B
505.508.0348

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Plenty of traditional tacos, including breakfast tacos, are featured at Urban Taqueria, but they have some unique standouts like the Outsourced Taco – tandoori chicken, raita, tamarind salsa.

Two tacos plus all the fixings such as beans and rice go for $8.99 on Tuesdays.


Sharky’s
5420 Central Ave SW
505.831.8905

In the southwestern part of the city sits Sharky’s tacos, which offers traditional Mexican fillings but whose specialty is seafood plates – shrimp and fish tacos- even an octopus tostada and a stingray taco.

Tuesday special is 3 for $5 tacos.


El Cotorro
111 Carlisle Blvd NE
(505) 503-6202

Along with the traditional taco plates like Al Pastor and Carnitas, El Cotorro also serves up lamb’s leg barbacoa and chicken tinga, as well as a few vegetarian fillings.

On Tuesdays all tacos go for $2.


Casa Taco
5801 Academy Road Northeast, Suite B
505.821.8226
111 Coors Boulevard NW
505.200.2816

In a festive atmosphere you can enjoy a variety of all your favorite taco plates. From carne asada to al pastor, Casa Taco has you covered.

Everyday is taco Tuesday at Casa Taco: 2 tacos and a beer for $5 during happy hour.


Garduno’s Cantina Nueva
5935 Wyoming Blvd NE
505.508.4671

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This traditional New Mexican staple has locations in every part of town and 50 cent crispy chicken taco specials every Tuesday. Depending on which location you go to, the ambience may be bright and festive (Winrock) or dim and intimate (Hotel Albuquerque).


Backstreet Grill
1919 Old Town Rd NW #6
505.842.5434

Nestled in the middle of Old Town lies Backstreet Grill, a laid-back eatery with a great patio. On Tuesdays their taco trio plate goes for $10, which consists of three gargantuan tacos, (green chile chicken, pork, or beef) plus beans and rice. Other options include duck tacos.


The Last Call
102 Richmond Dr NE
505.369.6102

In a laid back, no frills atmosphere, The Last Call’s Nob Hill location offers traditional, Mexican style tacos including a veggie option, 3 for $5 on Tuesdays.


Franky’s Burgers
High & Dry Brewing

Don’t let the name fool you; this food truck serves up irresistible tacos like baroacoa, carnitas, chorizo and shrimp in addition to their usual burgers and fries.

Tacos go for $2 every Tuesday from 5 – 9 at High & Dry Brewing.


Tractor Brewing – Four Hills
13170 Central Ave SE
505.554.2462

Tractor’s Four Hills locations serves up $3 New Mexican Lagers along with 2 pork or chicken street tacos for $6 every Tuesday. The brewery also has $5 taquitos on Tuesdays.


Copper Lounge
1504 Central Ave SE
505.242.7490

Intimate lounge serving up artfully crafted cocktails and good eats. Tacos go for $1 every Tuesday.


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