September 26, 2020

Where to Score $2 Tacos During Cleveland Taco Week, Which Starts Monday

Because Taco Tuesday isn't enough, Cleveland Taco Week is bringing you $2 Tacos from some of Cleveland's most popular taco joints. Each participating Taco Week restaurant will be offering their own unique tacos. We’ll be printing passports to guide taco-lovers to participating restaurants — passports will be stamped by the restaurant for each order of tacos (minimum order of 3 tacos).

Cleveland Taco Week takes place from September 28th to October 4th.

Taco Week is sponsored by Dos Equis and Suavecito Tequila.

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 Lindey’s Lake House
Two Locations
At two locations (1146 Old River Rd., Cleveland and 15625 Detroit Ave., Lakewood), Lindey’s is offering two kinds of tacos for Taco Week. The chicken tinga taco comes with braised chicken, queso fresco, pico and lime crema and the firecracker shrimp taco comes with slaw and chipotle crema.
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Lindey’s Lake House

Two Locations

At two locations (1146 Old River Rd., Cleveland and 15625 Detroit Ave., Lakewood), Lindey’s is offering two kinds of tacos for Taco Week. The chicken tinga taco comes with braised chicken, queso fresco, pico and lime crema and the firecracker shrimp taco comes with slaw and chipotle crema.

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 Gunselman’s Tavern 
21490 Lorain Rd., Fairview Park
Gunselman’s may be known for their tasty burgers but they are offering some delicious tacos for Taco Week. The flank steak taco and grilled chicken taco both come with arugula, pico de gallo, cotija cheese and cilantro lime crema. The Gunselburger taco comes with award-winning seasoned burger meat, Cleveland Ketchup taco sauce, cotija cheese, jalapeños, pico de gallo and arugula.
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Gunselman’s Tavern

21490 Lorain Rd., Fairview Park

Gunselman’s may be known for their tasty burgers but they are offering some delicious tacos for Taco Week. The flank steak taco and grilled chicken taco both come with arugula, pico de gallo, cotija cheese and cilantro lime crema. The Gunselburger taco comes with award-winning seasoned burger meat, Cleveland Ketchup taco sauce, cotija cheese, jalapeños, pico de gallo and arugula.

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 Best Damn Tacos
30111 Lorain Rd., North Olmsted
In North Olmsted, Best Damn Tacos is offering three tacos for Taco Week. Their carnitas taco is slow cooked pork with chihuahua cheese, roasted corn salsa and jalapeño cream. The grilled molé comes with Chihuahua cheese, romaine lettuce, house smoked tomatillo salsa and picante crema. The charred harissa lime cauliflower taco is served with Chihuahua cheese, grilled sweet potato and black bean salsa and sour cream. 
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Best Damn Tacos

30111 Lorain Rd., North Olmsted

In North Olmsted, Best Damn Tacos is offering three tacos for Taco Week. Their carnitas taco is slow cooked pork with chihuahua cheese, roasted corn salsa and jalapeño cream. The grilled molé comes with Chihuahua cheese, romaine lettuce, house smoked tomatillo salsa and picante crema. The charred harissa lime cauliflower taco is served with Chihuahua cheese, grilled sweet potato and black bean salsa and sour cream.

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 Southern Tier Brewing Company 
811 Prospect Ave. East, Cleveland
This downtown brewery is offering the IPA chicken tinga taco with chicken, roasted tomato, cotija cheese, cumin crema and chopped cilantro, the butternut squash taco with cabbage, butternut squash, lime, chili salsa, pickled red onion and chopped cilantro and the pork al pastor taco with pork, ancho salsa, charred scallion, diced pineapple and chopped cilantro. All three tacos are served in a corn tortilla.
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Southern Tier Brewing Company

811 Prospect Ave. East, Cleveland

This downtown brewery is offering the IPA chicken tinga taco with chicken, roasted tomato, cotija cheese, cumin crema and chopped cilantro, the butternut squash taco with cabbage, butternut squash, lime, chili salsa, pickled red onion and chopped cilantro and the pork al pastor taco with pork, ancho salsa, charred scallion, diced pineapple and chopped cilantro. All three tacos are served in a corn tortilla.

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 Barrio
Multiple Locations
At multiple locations across town (Tremont, Lakewood, Willoughby, Downtown, Kent and Cleveland Heights) Barrio is offering three unique tacos. The El Jefe Loco comes with a stoner shell (flour soft, corn hard, chorizo and queso), spice-rubbed chicken, queso fresco, Western Reserve smoked cheddar, pico de gallo, corn salsa, chipotle honey barbeque sauce and salsa roja. The El Gringo comes on a flour shell with chili-spiced ground sirloin, Western Reserve smoked cheddar, lettuce, pico de gallo and chipotle crema. The El Vegano comes with their lean goddess shell (corn soft, corn hard and guac), pan-seared portobellos, caramelized onions, poblanos, pico de gallo, corn salsa and salsa verde. Their Suavecito Special is a Skinny Suave (Suavecito Blanco, lime juice, agave and soda water) for $10.
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Barrio

Multiple Locations

At multiple locations across town (Tremont, Lakewood, Willoughby, Downtown, Kent and Cleveland Heights) Barrio is offering three unique tacos. The El Jefe Loco comes with a stoner shell (flour soft, corn hard, chorizo and queso), spice-rubbed chicken, queso fresco, Western Reserve smoked cheddar, pico de gallo, corn salsa, chipotle honey barbeque sauce and salsa roja. The El Gringo comes on a flour shell with chili-spiced ground sirloin, Western Reserve smoked cheddar, lettuce, pico de gallo and chipotle crema. The El Vegano comes with their lean goddess shell (corn soft, corn hard and guac), pan-seared portobellos, caramelized onions, poblanos, pico de gallo, corn salsa and salsa verde. Their Suavecito Special is a Skinny Suave (Suavecito Blanco, lime juice, agave and soda water) for $10.

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 Cilantro Taqueria
Two Locations
At two locations, Cilantro Taqueria (2783 Euclid Heights Blvd., Cleveland Heights and 20090 Van Aken Blvd., Shaker Heights) is offering two options. Their grilled chicken and their ground beef tacos come with two corn tortillas and all the toppings and salsas you’d like.
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Cilantro Taqueria

Two Locations

At two locations, Cilantro Taqueria (2783 Euclid Heights Blvd., Cleveland Heights and 20090 Van Aken Blvd., Shaker Heights) is offering two options. Their grilled chicken and their ground beef tacos come with two corn tortillas and all the toppings and salsas you’d like.

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 Beerhead Bar and Eatery
1156 West 11th St., Cleveland
In the Flats, Beerhead is offering their Pineapple IPA chicken taco, Pineapple IPA braised chicken and sofrito tacos with cilantro crema.
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Beerhead Bar and Eatery

1156 West 11th St., Cleveland

In the Flats, Beerhead is offering their Pineapple IPA chicken taco, Pineapple IPA braised chicken and sofrito tacos with cilantro crema.

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 Gourmet Guy Cafe
20253 Lake Rd., Rocky River
Gourmet Guy Cafe is serving two tacos for Taco Week. The Piggy Love comes with pork carnitas, cabbage, marinated onions, roast pepper and tomatillo salsa and the Veggie Love comes with squash, black beans, roasted corn, cilantro and cotija cheese and chipotle crema.
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Gourmet Guy Cafe

20253 Lake Rd., Rocky River

Gourmet Guy Cafe is serving two tacos for Taco Week. The Piggy Love comes with pork carnitas, cabbage, marinated onions, roast pepper and tomatillo salsa and the Veggie Love comes with squash, black beans, roasted corn, cilantro and cotija cheese and chipotle crema.

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 Bomba Taco + Bar
Two Locations
At two locations (2101 Richmond Rd., Beachwood and 19880 Detroit Rd.,Rocky River), Bomba is offering five different tacos. The Thai chicken comes with caramelized onions & poblanos, peanut-plantain crumbs, spicy chile aioli, charred scallions and creamy cilantro slaw. The smoked bbq pork tacos come with crispy onions, tamarind barbeque sauce and Salvadorian slaw. The cripsy avocado taco comes with pico de gallo, garlic cilantro pesto and vinaigrette slaw. Their chorizo and potato taco comes with goat cheese, fresh cilantro, hot sauce and creamy cilantro slaw. And their tuna poké comes with radishes, soy-marinated jalapeños, sesame seeds and creamy cilantro slaw.
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Bomba Taco + Bar

Two Locations

At two locations (2101 Richmond Rd., Beachwood and 19880 Detroit Rd.,Rocky River), Bomba is offering five different tacos. The Thai chicken comes with caramelized onions & poblanos, peanut-plantain crumbs, spicy chile aioli, charred scallions and creamy cilantro slaw. The smoked bbq pork tacos come with crispy onions, tamarind barbeque sauce and Salvadorian slaw. The cripsy avocado taco comes with pico de gallo, garlic cilantro pesto and vinaigrette slaw. Their chorizo and potato taco comes with goat cheese, fresh cilantro, hot sauce and creamy cilantro slaw. And their tuna poké comes with radishes, soy-marinated jalapeños, sesame seeds and creamy cilantro slaw.

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 Tavern of Little Italy 
12117 Mayfield Road., Cleveland
TOLI is offering three taco iterations for Taco Week. The Murray Hill taco comes with beef, tomato, basil, banana pepper and balsamic glaze. The chicken taco is served with barbeque chicken, basil red cabbage slaw, lime crema, goat gouda cheese and cilantro. The chorizo taco is topped with jicama salsa. 
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Tavern of Little Italy

12117 Mayfield Road., Cleveland

TOLI is offering three taco iterations for Taco Week. The Murray Hill taco comes with beef, tomato, basil, banana pepper and balsamic glaze. The chicken taco is served with barbeque chicken, basil red cabbage slaw, lime crema, goat gouda cheese and cilantro. The chorizo taco is topped with jicama salsa.

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