Going Out Guide: Tacos


Posted at 12:26 PM ET, 03/27/2014

This thing you should try: Peking duck tacos at El Rey

Duck chicharrones are the crispy secret ingredient in El Rey’s special new tacos.

By Fritz Hahn  |  12:26 PM ET, 03/27/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bars, Restaurants, Tacos, This Thing You Should Try, U Street

Posted at 10:19 AM ET, 03/21/2014

Highly anticipated Mission tacos arrive in Dupont next week

Taqueria from the owners of R&R Taqueria and Mason Inn opens for dinner Tuesday.

By Fritz Hahn  |  10:19 AM ET, 03/21/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bars, Restaurants, Tacos

Posted at 11:00 AM ET, 12/27/2013

How El Rey, D.C.’s first shipping-container restaurant, was built on U Street

What started as a temporary beer garden became a wonder of architecture.

By Lavanya Ramanathan  |  11:00 AM ET, 12/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  El Rey, Margaritas, new restaurants, Tacos

Posted at 02:20 PM ET, 12/04/2013

El Rey, U Street’s new shipping container taqueria, will open this month

With seating for 200 and heaters to keep things warm, midwinter margaritas are coming soon.

By Lavanya Ramanathan  |  02:20 PM ET, 12/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  El Rey, Restaurants, Tacos, U Street

Posted at 02:18 PM ET, 11/05/2013

This thing you should try: Fuego’s habanero-infused Mala Suerte margarita

The tequila is sharp and peppery on its own, but this has a serious burn to it.

By Fritz Hahn  |  02:18 PM ET, 11/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bars, Cocktails, Happy Hour, Tacos, This Thing You Should Try

Posted at 05:37 PM ET, 11/04/2013

Today in tacos: TaKorean goes to Yards Park; Impala Cantina tests ‘Impalocas’

A new location for Takorean; a new menu item for Tacos Impala.

By Maura Judkis  |  05:37 PM ET, 11/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Food, Restaurants, Tacos

Posted at 01:08 PM ET, 10/04/2013

Happy National Taco Vodka Day

Raise a taco and a shot to the weirdest hybrid holiday this side of Thanksgivukkah.

By Fritz Hahn and Alex Baldinger  |  01:08 PM ET, 10/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fake Holidays, Food, Tacos, Vodka

Posted at 03:32 PM ET, 09/11/2013

Eat fast and win free tacos for a year at Smoke and Barrel

Do you have what it takes to win a year of free tacos?

By Fritz Hahn  |  03:32 PM ET, 09/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adams Morgan, Bars, Food, Tacos

Posted at 10:37 AM ET, 07/17/2013

Could H Street's Impala Cantina y Taqueria open soon?

Progress is happening inside the restaurant and the owners are shooting for a September opening.

By Lavanya Ramanathan  |  10:37 AM ET, 07/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Erik Bruner-Yang, H Street, Restaurants, Tacos

Posted at 02:35 PM ET, 02/14/2013

Hurry: Tickets available for Impala Cantina's preview at Toki on Sunday

The forthcoming Impala Cantina offers a four-course preview (with tequila pairings!) at Toki Undergound.

By Fritz Hahn  |  02:35 PM ET, 02/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  H Street, Restaurants, Tacos

Posted at 05:32 PM ET, 02/13/2013

All your March 7 plans will become Cool Ranch dust

That's when Taco Bell's new Cool Ranch Doritos Locos Tacos become available at Taco Bell counters and drive-through windows everywhere.

By Alex Baldinger  |  05:32 PM ET, 02/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Food, Tacos