Taco Plates

April 19-25, 2021


Who We Are

We're Smiley Pete Publishing. We brought you Crave food + music festival, Bluegrass BBQ FEST, Lexington Burger Week and Lexington Pizza Week. Now... Crave Taco Week!

We heard the taco chants loud and clear. Crave Taco Week is April 19-25, 2021. Join us as we celebrate taco culture in Lexington. We are pleased to partner with Casa de la Cultura Ky for Crave Taco Week. This nonprofit promotes cultural activities in Central Kentucky among youth and the youthful.

2021 Tacos       

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EL Charro
Two tacos for $6

Al Pastor Tacos
Marinated pork tacos on a corn tortilla with pineapple, fresh onion, cilantro, and topped with our smoky fiery red hot sauce!

Beyond Tacos (Vegetarian)
Marinated Beyond Meat tacos on a hard shell with lettuce and cheese.

Pair with Corona Extra.

4371 Old Harrodsburg Rd, Suite #180
Papi's Mexican Restaurant & Bar - Euclid
Two tacos for $6

Tacos al Pastor
Roasted pork and pineapple served on a corn tortilla topped with salsa, white onions, avocado, fresh cilantro, and lime.

818 Euclid Avenue
First Watch
Two for $6

Farm Stand Breakfast Tacos
Wheat & corn tortillas w/ scrambled eggs, Cajun chicken, chorizo, cheddar and Monterey jack cheeses topped w/ avocado and housemade pico de gallo.

1080 South Broadway
2251 War Admiral Way, #130
119 West Reynolds Road
2894 Richmond Road
El Rancho Tapatio
Two tacos for $6

El Rancho Choose Two: Dorados de Barbacoa or Mexican street style tacos served with a side of charro beans paired with a Corona Premier.

144 Burt Road
Crank & Boom
One taco for $6


Cinnamon waffle cone taco shell filled with creamy chocolate ice cream, then dipped in chocolate bombe sauce, topped with Cinnamon Toast Crunch cereal and C&B purple sprinkles.

$1 from every taco will benefit Casa de la Cultura KY.

1210 Manchester Street (The Distillery District)

3101 Clays Mill Rd #301
Goodwood Lexington
Two for $6

Lex-Mex Taco
House-smoked chopped brisket topped with beer cheese, pickled red onions, jalapenos, freshly made crema, and chopped cilantro served on flour tortillas.

200 Lexington Green Circle, Suite 110
Papi's - Palomar
Two tacos for $6

Chicken Barbacoa
Veracruz style barbacoa featuring chicken seasoned with dried chilis and spices including Hoja Santa and avocado leaves, slow cooked until tender served on double-stacked corn tortillas garnished with fresh onions and cilantro.

3901 Harrodsburg Road, Suite 180
Athenian Grill
Two for $6

Gyro Tacos
Hand-carved lamb and beef classic gyro, pico de gallo, tzatziki, and cilantro

313 South Ashland Ave.(Chevy Chase only)
El Gran Tako
Two tacos for $6
El Gran Choose Two: Al Pastor, Barbacoa, Pollo, or Veggie Takos served with cilantro, onions and lime paired with Corona Premier.
Cinco de Mayo
Two tacos for $6
Birria Tacos
Delicious pulled brisket tucked into a corn tortilla filled with melty shredded cheese, cilantro, lime and onion.
Carnitas Tacos
Juicy shredded pork tucked into warm tortillas topped with freshly diced onion, cilantro and green salsa on the side. Tacos paired with Corona Premier.

122 West Maxwell Street

3031 Richmond Road, Suite #120
Agave & Rye
Choose two for $6
The Epic Birria
House Mac and Cheese and birria topped with chili de arbol sauce, onions, cilantro, Oaxaca cheese, queso, and tobacco onions.
The Wing Tang
Chipotle chicken topped with buttermilk crema, napa slaw, and crispy carrots.
The Earth Hugger (Vegan)
Serrano hummus love cushion, cilantro lime cauliflower, sautéed latin chick peas, pickled onions, and fried cilantro.
Mi Pequena Hacienda
Choose two tacos for $6
Pork Tacos: Tender pork made with our authentic recipe, or cochita pibil.
Tacos Al Pastor: Citrus seasoned pork with grilled onions and pineapple served with a side of green salsa.
Veggie Fajita: Bell peppers, onions and tomatoes delicately seasoned and sautéed.
Tacos paired with Corona Premier.
La Taquiza
Choose two for $6
Alambre de Camarón al Pastor (GF)
Shrimp marinated with al pastor salsa, Mexican slaw, pineapple & habanero salsa, pico de gallo, and fresh grilled pineapple.
Veggie Taco (GF) (V)
Roasted corn, poblano pepper, pico de gallo, crema de rancho, avocado salsa, requesón, pico de gallo, and tortilla strips.
Chicharrón Casero
Tomatillo braised pork chicharrón, requesón, crema de rancho, red onions, and pico de gallo.
Two tacos for $6

El CID Street Taco: Grilled steak topped with cilantro and onions served on a corn tortilla and paired with Corona Light.

304 South Limestone
El Mariachi
Two tacos for $6

Tacos de Alambre: Boneless pork, slow simmered in beer and citrus reduction combined with bacon, mushrooms, red & yellow peppers, onion, pineapple, cilantro and chihuahua cheese sautéed with our tapatío spice blend served on corn tortilla and paired with Corona Premier.

125 Towne Center Drive

1916 Justice Drive
JGumbo's on Limestone (soon to be The Belt Line)
Two tacos for $6
The L-Burg
Coney Taco with Black Hawk Farms local beef chili sauce, black beans, red cabbage slaw, Chow Chow, pickled radishes, jalapenos, sour cream and green onions on a yellow corn tortilla paired with Corona Light.

Veggie Goddess
Creole roasted cauliflower, Goddess slaw, black beans, Chow Chow and a spicy sweet potato haystack tacos on a yellow corn tortilla paired with Corona Extra.

808 North Limestone #1
Papi's Rapido
Two tacos for $6

Mexican pork braised with seasonings and lard, shredded and served on double-stacked corn tortillas garnished with pico de gallo.

1214 South Broadway
Two tacos for $6

Cochinita Pibil Tacos
Baked pork with achiote seeds cooked in banana leaves served with fresh salsa, cilantro, pickled onions, and radishes. Paired with Corona Premier.

1030 South Broadway
Skyline Chili
One for $6

Taco Salad
Skyline Chili secret recipe chili topped with shredded lettuce, cheese, chopped tomatoes and sour cream served with corn tortilla chips.

2850 Richmond Road (only)
Campestre Mexican Bar & Grill
910 Beaumont Centre Pkwy

Two for $6

Campestre Tacos
Perfectly grilled tiger shrimp served inside crisped soft corn tortillas with melted cheese, topped with roasted poblano peppers and cilantro, finished with house-made salsa picosa and lime wedge garnish.
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Two tacos for $6 Cochinita Pibil Tacos Baked pork with achiote seeds cooked in banana leaves served with fresh salsa, cilantro, pickled onions, and radishes. Paired with Corona Premier. 1030 South Broadway

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