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The Original El Taco

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Call: (404) 873-4656 or visit eltaco
Casual restaurant inspired by bold Tex-Mex flavors. Simple cuisine with interesting garnishes and fresh ingredients. Frozen margaritas and mojitos. Outdoor seating.

Fifth Group Valentines Specials

Monday February 14, 2022 07:00 PM EST
This is your official reminder: We are less than a month away from Valentine's Day - Monday, February 14, and Fifth Group has the perfect plans for you and yours. We love being Atlanta's go-to choice for your most special occasions, and we take that responsibility very seriously.
Cost: $20-$200

Cinco de Mayo Weekend Celebration

Saturday May 7, 2016 08:00 PM EDT
All weekend, enjoy $3 pineapple-infused tequila shots, $12 22-ounce El Jimador house margaritas and $7 22-ounce Dos Equis Lager draft beers. And tacos, of course.
Cost: Free

Stupid Cupid Night

Saturday February 13, 2016 07:00 PM EST
Guests have the option of enjoying the Misery Loves Company" special for $60 which includes dinner and dessert for 3-5 people. The regular menu will also be available all night along with drink specials including Rebound-a-ritas and Jilted Juice. Call for reservations."

Atlanta Community Food Bank Tweet-Up

Monday June 22, 2015 08:00 PM EDT
To increase awareness about Summer Hunger, the Atlanta Food Bloggers’ Society has partnered with the Atlanta Community Food Bank to host “Tweet-Up. El Taco will provide some light bites and a special cocktails for the evening
Cost: Free

Cinco de Mayo at El Taco

Monday May 4, 2015 08:00 PM EDT
This year, the Original El Taco will celebrate Cinco de Mayo with drink specials and prizes. May 2-5, enjoy $4 pineapple-infused tequila shots, $12 El Jimador house margaritas and $7 Dos Equis Lager draft beers. Every hour, guests will have the opportunity to win prizes on the Wheel of Taco.

Queso Fights Cancer: Dine Out Night for LLS at El Taco

Tuesday March 17, 2015 08:00 PM EDT
Enjoy a night out at The Original El Taco benefiting The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. Following a year-long battle against Lymphoma, Hawkins is officially cancer free, and El Taco is helping her celebrate! If at least 60 people make a reservation on March 18, El Taco will donate 20 percent of procee...

Stupid Cupid

Friday February 13, 2015 07:00 PM EST
The Original El Taco is hosting an event for all of the singles out there for Valentine's Day. Start the night off with jilted juice shots of pineapple-infused tequila, or a pitcher of the rebound-a-rita, a blood orange skinny margarita. A “Misery Loves Company” dinner special is also available ...
Cost: $60

Valentine's Day Stupid Cupid Party at El Taco

Friday February 13, 2015 07:00 PM EST
Single again this Valentine’s Day? El Taco understands! Your favorite neighborhood taqueria is bringing the “Stupid Cupid” celebration on Saturday, February 14. Beginning at 5:30 p.m., join fellow single ladies and gents for food and cocktail specials that are sure to keep your own misery comp...

Nacho average Super Bowl

Saturday January 31, 2015 07:00 PM EST
The Original El Taco is hosting a Super Bowl event with unlimited nachos all day long. There will be 30 fresh toppings available for guests to choose from. Reservations with seven or more people should call.
Cost: $6-$10

Dine Out For Kids

Wednesday August 20, 2014 08:00 PM EDT
Dine Out For Kids provides an opportunity for The Original El Taco to support at-risk students in their community by donating a portion of the profits from breakfast, lunch and/or dinner to Communities In Schools (CIS) on Thursday, August 21, 2014.Proceeds from the event will allow CIS to continue t...

Cinco de Mayo Weekend at El Taco

Sunday May 4, 2014 08:00 PM EDT
It's everyone's favorite party holiday - Cinco de Mayo! And this year, since it falls on a Monday, the Original El Taco is starting the fun early on Saturday, May 3. There's no cover, so come out Saturday-Sunday starting at 11:30 a.m. and Monday starting at 5 p.m. for plenty of drink specials such a...

Stupid Cupid Night

Thursday February 13, 2014 07:00 PM EST
Join fellow single ladies and gents at El Taco on Valentine's Day for “Stupid Cupid Night” complete with unromantic food and cocktail specials inspired by the lack of love that is sure to be in the room.

Dine-Out for Georgia Law Center for the Homeless

Monday August 26, 2013 08:00 PM EDT
Help Georgia Law Center for the Homeless provide civil legal services to homeless families in Georgia by joining us for a dine-out at the Original El Taco on Tuesday, August 27, 2013. Tell your server you’re dining out for Georgia Law Center for the Homeless and 20% of proceeds will be donated to ...

Cinco de Mayo

Saturday May 4, 2013 08:00 PM EDT
Plenty of Cinco de Mayo drink specials to enjoy all weekend, from open to close, at the Original El Taco in Virginia-Highland. To start, $4 pineapple-infused tequila shots, $12 buckets of Dos Equis, $12 El Jimador margaritas, and $7 Dos Equis Lager drafts in 22-ounce souvenir cups.

Super Bowl Party at the Original El Taco

Saturday February 2, 2013 07:00 PM EST
Fans looking for a place to watch the Super Bowl in the Virginia-Highland neighborhood can visit Fifth Group Restaurant The Original El Taco for a variety of Mexican dishes with a Tex-Mex flair. Game day classics like guacamole and queso dip are complemented with a range of cocktails including marga...

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1186 North Highland Ave.
Atlanta, GA 30306
(404) 873-4656



Monday: 5:00 – 9:00 PM
Tuesday: 5:00 – 9:00 PM
Wednesday: 5:00 – 9:00 PM
Thursday: 5:00 – 9:00 PM
Friday: 5:00 – 10:00 PM
Saturday: 12:00 – 4:00 PM
5:00 – 9:00 PM
Sunday: 11:30 AM – 9:00 PM