Orange County

Barrio Tacos to open first Florida location at Waterford Lakes

ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. — A new dining option will be heading to Orange County with some festive flavor.


The grand opening of Barrio Tacos will be on Tuesday, Dec. 6, just in time for Taco Tuesday.

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The Ohio-based taco restaurant is known for its build-your-own tacos, queso and margaritas. But the menu will feature new flavors, like savory buffalo chicken queso, pineapple salsa and Tuscan guacamole.

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Similar to the chain’s 17 locations, this Barrio Tacos will have Day of the Dead-themed murals on the walls by Cleveland artist Michael McNamara.

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During the grand opening, each guest who dines in will receive free queso and the first 50 guests will get free queso for a year.

See a map of the grand opening location below:

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