Still wishing it was Friday? Yearning for that blessed Friday evening to arrive to savor the sweet, delicious taste of a good time out? Well good news has arrived. Fridays are so last weekend.
Introducing, Tuesdays. A down to earth, average, easy-to-relate to day that now is more exciting than it was before. Why you ask? One simple reason — tacos. Make this weekday a fun and exciting one. Put away the casserole and go out and have fun! This area offers a variety of options for a savory night out close to home. Who says Friday nights are the only nights to have fun?
Stadium Brewery Company in Aliso Viejo is a great place to go to for a casual American atmosphere with a delicious Mexican zest. The restaurant offers $1 chicken or steak tacos and $2 fish tacos on Tuesdays as well as a brewery complete with handcrafted brews. From 6 to 10 p.m. pick up a bottle of wine for half price or stop by for their happy hour (3 to 6 p.m.) and try one of their unique brews for only $2.50. Some brews include the blonde lager, the relaxing bohemian pilsner, fruit ales and a great one for the season — the pumpkin Ale.
If you’re looking for a place with a stronger Mexican vibe, Flamingo’s Mexican Grill and Bar in Laguna Hills is the place to go. Flamingo’s offers an authentic Mexican food experience with $1.25 tacos on Tuesday — making it the perfect place to go on a budget. Juicy, succulent chicken or beef tacos as well as drinks for $2.50 on Tuesdays will spice up your typical weekday night. The best part is, Flamingo’s is family friendly. Bring the whole family and enjoy a night out together!
For a classic Mexican experience with an American twist, try Tia Juana’s in Laguna Hills. Located in a former lima bean warehouse, Tia Juana’s provides a California Mexican ambiance. Tacos are $1 on Tuesdays and include chicken, beef and carnitas. Enjoy a night out dancing as well. Tia Juana’s offers a variety of opportunities for dancing, including salsa nights.
Whether you’re looking for a culinary trip to Mexico city in your own neighborhood or a relaxing familiar place nearby with excellent tacos, you don't have to travel far to experience fresh flavor, good times and authenticity at a great price. So go ahead, make your Tuesday a Friday. The casserole can wait for Wednesday.