On the hunt for free-flow drinks coupled with tasty tacos? Find out where to head to on our new favourite night of the week with our guide to Taco Tuesday in Hong Kong.
From east to west, Hong Kong has it all when it comes to food, so it can be tricky to decide what to eat some nights. But when it comes to Tuesday’s, your decision should be simple. Delicious food and drinks are had to pass up at the best of times, but when there’s a deal involved, we can’t say no! On the hunt for free-flow drinks coupled with tasty tacos? Find out where to head to on our new favourite night of the week with our guide to Taco Tuesday in Hong Kong.
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One of our favourite spots in Kennedy Town has a Taco Tuesday deal that is hard to pass up. Head here on any given Tuesday, and for just $250 you can enjoy two-hours of unlimited beer and tacos! Featuring a choice of delectable chicken, pork belly, fish or wagyu beef, along with Little Creatures’ very own craft brew, you can’t go wrong.
Little Creatures, 5A New Praya Kennedy Town, Kennedy Town, Hong Kong www.littlecreatures.hk
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Head underground, grab a sombrero and delve into El Loco Gringo’s tasty taco deal. Not just reserved for Tuesdays, go here on any day of the week and enjoy two Mexican craft beers from Two Birds Brewing, along with your choice of taco, just $100. With the choice of chilli beef, pulled pork, veggies, Mexican chicken and more on offer, you might just be sticking around for a second round.
El Loco Gringo, 49 Bonham Road, Sai Ying Pun, Hong Kong, www.facebook.com/ElLocoGringoHK
Another favourite of ours when it comes to Tuesday night dining can be found at LA-style Mexican restaurant, 11 Westside. From 6pm until closing time, you can enjoy two-hours of free-flow tacos, and endless chips and salsa, for just $280. Want to really make a night of it? Add on free-flow beer from local brewer Moonzen for $150.
11 Westside, 1/F The Hudson, 11 Davis St, Kennedy Town, Hong Kong, www.11westside.com
As Hong Kong’s first Pan-Latin restaurant and bar, Picada’s bright décor, lively atmosphere, and themed cocktails will have you heading to the dance floor in no time. The best of Latin-Salsa music is certainly a great accompaniment to these delicious Tacos, and on Tuesdays, from 7pm to 10pm, you can enjoy all you can eat Cachangas, Arepas and Tacos for $280 (including 1 Estrella beer), or a go for a platter of your choice for $180 each, and add on free-flow Estrella beer for $100 per person.
Picada, 2/F, LKF29, 29 Wyndham Street, Central, Hong Kong, www.picada-hk.com
Like a little kick with your tacos? From 5pm to 10pm on Tuesdays, check out Agave in Wan Chai and take your pick from either pork or chicken tacos. Each is served with a shot of tequila (or, if you prefer, a shot of Corona!) as part of special $128 deal.
Agave, 93 Lockhart Road, Wan Chai, Hong Kong, 2866 3228, www.facebook.com/agavewanchaihk
A laid-back Mexican Cantina with a casual vibe makes Tequila Jack’s a great place to chill on any day of the week. We suggest heading here on Tuesdays, though, and taking advantage of its incredible deal, as Tacos are priced at just $10 every Tuesday (yes you read that right) with the purchase of at least one drink. With happy hour margaritas for $43 and Mexican beers from $38, it’s too good to be true.
Tequila Jack’s, 33-35 Chatham Road South, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon, Hong Kong, www.elgrande.com.hk/restaurant/tequila-jacks
The more you order, the less you pay! Head to Commissary on Tuesdays from 5pm and enjoy one taco for $50, three for $140, and eight for $300, with happy hour cocktails starting at $65, bottles beers at $50, and happy hour prices on all drinks lasting until 8:30pm. The fish tacos here are our faves, but veggies should try out the charred cauliflower tacos.
Commissary, Shop 405, 4/F Pacific Place, 88 Queensway, Admiralty, Hong Kong, www.commissary.hk
A Korean restaurant may not be your first thought when it comes to finding tacos, but the offerings at Jinjuu are packed with flavour and great ingredients. Located in the ever popular Lan Kwai Fong, Jinjuu offers up a great vibe in a venue featuring a funky and vibrant décor. On Tuesdays, six tacos are priced at $250 from 8pm onwards, so we recommend getting there early and taking advantage of its Seoul Hour drinks beforehand!
Jinjuu, UG/F 32 D’aguilar Street, central, Hong Kong, www.facebook.com/JinjuuHK
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Not all restaurants serving tacos in Hong Kong have a Taco Tuesday deal, so we didn’t want you to miss out on the ones that serve up tacos every day of the week! Here are a few of our favourites:
A late-night restaurant focused on providing an authentic Mexican experience through unique flavours and an eclectic menu bursting with variety. Brickhouse provides an all-round dining experience; coupling its diverse cuisine with a range of delicious cocktails. Enjoy a variety of tacos starting at $65 each, or opt for the taco platter, with your choice of five tacos priced at $290 – perfect for sharing.
Brickhouse, 20 D’Aguilar Street, Central, Hong Kong, www.brickhouse.com.hk
With a bright and airy interior, Caliente is a great venue in a bustling part of Kowloon. A gorgeous terrace overlooks Kowloon Park for relaxing views of much needed greenery, or head inside for a lively atmosphere that ensures you get the true Mexican vibe. The tacos here are served every day of the week, and come in either a soft or hard shell, with plenty of options available; a three-piece combo is just $128 and five is $168, making the tacos cheaper the more you eat or share. Happy hour serves up a wide range of drinks, and the menu features every margarita flavour imaginable (on the rocks or frozen) from just $48.
Caliente, 3/F, 6 Knutsford Terrace, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon, Hong Kong, 2723 5968, www.caliente.knutsfordbyprivegroup.hk
Can’t get enough of those laid-back K-Town vibes? If you’ve missed Little Creatures cracking Tuesday deal, why not head down the road and try out Chino’s tasty tacos? The modern Mexican menu features tacos loaded with the likes of Marinated Pork, Pineapple and Tomatillo; Avocado, Black Bean and Oaxaca Cheese; and Wagyu Beef, Guacamole and Shishito – and are all priced between $40 and $68 a pop.
Chino, 1B – 1C New Praya, Kennedy Town, Hong Kong, www.chinorestaurant.com
If you’re in the mood for some good food, Coyote is the place to go. The menu here features grilled beef tacos, shredded chicken, salmon and more, and is priced at $192 for three, or $175 for two.
Coyote, 114 Lockhart Road, Wan Chai, Hong Kong, 2861 2221, www.coyote.com.hk
Recently opened in Central, Agave on Hollywood Road may not offer a Taco Tuesday, but is still a good option to know when cravings strike. Prices here range between $68 and $108 for three soft shell tacos, with filling that include grilled ribeye, beer battered seabass, spicy grilled pork and more.
Agave Central, G/F 26 Hollywood Road, Central, Hong Kong, www.facebook.com/agavecentralhk
Editor’s Note: This article was originally written by Carrie Johnson and published on 10 October, 2017 and was updated on 24 July, 2018.
Featured image courtesy of 11 Westside via Instagram, image #1 courtesy of Little Creatures Brewing via Facebook, image #2 courtesy of 11 Westside via Instagram, image #3 courtesy of Agave Wan Chai HK via Facebook, image #4 courtesy of Commissary via Facebook, image #5 courtesy of Brickhouse via Instagram, image #6 courtesy of Chino HK via Instagram.