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Best taco shops in every state for National Taco Day



It’s spicy, flavorful, and can be held in one hand – yes, we are talking about everyone’s favorite: tacos. National Taco Day is happening on Monday, October 4, and what better way to celebrate the holiday than to go big with the best tacos! From taco trucks to chic and trendy brick and mortar restaurants, there are an endless number of places to grab delicious tacos, but where can you find the best ones in every state? 

Whether it’s your first or millionth time having tacos, be sure to celebrate #NationalTacoDay at your favorite local taco shop! Let’s get the taco party started.

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Here are Yelp’s best taco shops in every state for National Taco Day:

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Methodology: This is a list of the best taco shops in every state. We identified businesses in every state that served tacos, then ranked those spots using a number of factors including the total volume and ratings of reviews between January 1, 2019 and September 15, 2021. This list looked at businesses across the US. All businesses were marked open on Yelp as of April 20, 2021. When available, all businesses on this list have a passing health score as of April 20, 2021. We included only one business per state for geographic diversity.

Note: With Coronavirus related changes occurring in individual states, we suggest confirming the most up-to-date offerings directly with the businesses listed.