Taco John's News

Founded: 1968

Taco John's prides itself on serving generous portions, menu items prepared fresh to your order, high quality ingredients and unapologetically original recipes, seasonings and sauces.

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The popular quick-service restaurant is revamping its beloved ValuEST Menu with the craviEST, flavoriEST and certainly boldEST lineup yet.
August 2nd, 2022 | TRENDING
Head on over to Taco John’s to enjoy the all-new Honey BBQ Fried Chicken Taco!
June 13th, 2022
Even more of the Rapid City community will be able to enjoy Taco John’s bigger. bolder. better. flavors when the popular Mexican quick-service restaurant opens its fourth area location on Monday, June 6!
June 6th, 2022
School is out for the summer, and Taco John’s is giving fans a chance to Olé the Day at pool parties all season long with branded merch!
May 31st, 2022
It’s never been easier to Olé the Day at Taco John’s® now that the popular quick-service restaurant has rolled out a new and improved loyalty program!
May 9th, 2022
Taco John’s International Inc. announced today the reopening of its Loveland, Colorado store, conveniently located at 1635 N. Lincoln Avenue, just in time for the Cinco de Mayo celebration.
May 3rd, 2022
Think you have to be at the beach to taste bold, tropical flavors? Think again, because Taco John’s is now offering all-new Mango Shrimp Street Tacos for a limited time!
May 2nd, 2022
In true bigger. bolder. better. fashion, Taco John’s® is inviting fans to Olé the Day five days in a row this Cinco Week!
April 20th, 2022
Taco John’s International Inc. (Taco John’s), a leading quick-service Mexican franchise, announced today its re-opening of the Manhattan restaurant after a year of closure due to fire damage.
April 12th, 2022
The Billings community can’t get enough of Taco John’s bigger. bolder. better. flavors, which is why the popular quick-service restaurant is opening its fifth area location on April 11!
April 6th, 2022
Taco John’s® just announced the long-awaited return of its crisp, crunchy, sweet, cinnamony and always craveable $2 Churro!
March 31st, 2022
Taco John’s International Inc. (Taco John’s), a leading quick-service Mexican franchise, announced today its relocation of the Fond du Lac restaurant previously located at 84 N. Main St.
March 11th, 2022
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Taco John’s fans can once again experience the best of both worlds with the highly anticipated return of the Chicken Quesadilla Tacos!
March 9th, 2022
Just in time for Lent, fish tacos are back and better than ever at Taco John’s, and fans are sure to enjoy the wildly delicious addition!
March 2nd, 2022
The tastiest day of the year has arrived at Taco John’s - Taco Twosday!
February 22nd, 2022
Taco John’s®, the Mexican quick service concept, has been a hot brand to watch in 2021 and shows no sign off cooling down for 2022.
February 15th, 2022
The Topeka community can soon enjoy Taco John’s bigger. bolder. better. flavors once again when the popular Mexican quick-service restaurant opens at 3706 S.W. Burlingame Road on Tuesday, Feb. 8!
February 8th, 2022
Taco John’s is rolling out NEW shareable 5, 10 and 20 packs of Fried Chicken Tenders, just in time for guests to bring home and enjoy while watching the Winter Games, football’s favorite Sunday or any big games ahead.
February 3rd, 2022
Taco John’s announced today that it has been named to Entrepreneur magazine’s Franchise 500® list, considered the world’s first, best and most comprehensive franchise ranking
February 3rd, 2022
The new year is here, and Taco John’s is making the transition back to busy schedules smooth with its value-driven, easy-to-order bundle that’s perfect for every occasion!
January 4th, 2022
CEO of Taco John’s Jim Creel announced today that the company has named Erik Hess and John Blankenship as the newest members of Taco John’s International’s Board of Directors.
December 14th, 2021
May your holidays be full of warmth, cheer and now, Taco John’s Nachos Navidad®!
November 23rd, 2021
The holiday season is a busy time for many, which is why Taco John’s is making it easy for the whole family to slow down and spend quality time together with its Family Pack and a Pound bundle!
November 9th, 2021
Taco John’s has recently been named #169 on the 2021 Franchise Times’ Top 400 list.
November 2nd, 2021
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Taco John’s is honoring the brave men and women who protect our freedom with a bigger. bolder. better. offer this Veterans Day.
November 2nd, 2021
Taco John’s is inviting guests to raise a chip (before devouring) in celebration of National Nachos Day!
October 27th, 2021
A wise philosopher once said, “everything is better with queso.” Taco John’s is taking these philosophical words seriously with the debut of Queso Blanco.
September 14th, 2021
Taco John’s announced its first-ever roster of student-athlete “John-bassadors” who each have two important things in common: They all love Taco John’s and they all have John in their name.
August 27th, 2021
Taco John’s International Inc. (Taco John’s) inked its biggest area development agreement to date with the largest Wendy’s franchisee, Meritage Hospitality Group, Inc. (OTCQX: MHGU)
August 18th, 2021
Taco John’s is turning everyone’s Friday the 13th luck around and inviting fans to Olé The Day in honor of the popular quick-service restaurant’s 52nd birthday!
August 10th, 2021
Taco John’s new ValuEST menu is just like every other value menu.
July 30th, 2021
Taco John’s International Inc. is rapidly expanding its footprint through franchising in Colorado with experienced restaurant and franchise entrepreneur, Dara Dejbakhsh.
June 17th, 2021
Taco John’s is turning up the crunch in Milan! The popular Mexican quick-service restaurant is set to start serving its bigger. bolder. better. flavors at 120 E. 10th Ave. on Monday, May 17.
May 13th, 2021
Taco John’s is on the lookout for more than 6,000 talented, enthusiastic individuals who believe Taco Tuesday® is more of a lifestyle than a once-a-week event.
April 28th, 2021
The Poplar Bluff community can get ready to Olé The Day because Taco John’s is set to start serving its bigger. bolder. better. flavors at 2780 Tucker Road on Monday, April 19!
April 16th, 2021
Who says Cinco de Mayo has to be one day? Taco John’s is celebrating Cinco de Mayo in a way that only the originators of Taco Tuesday® can … with a five-day Taco de Mayo celebration!
April 15th, 2021
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Taco John’s has long been a believer that if you want to be a boss, then you need to eat like one.
March 25th, 2021
Following a limited test in select markets this past fall, the results are officially in. Value-dictorians everywhere have named Taco John’s all-new ValuEST Menu as the first real value menu!
March 16th, 2021
CEO of Taco John’s Jim Creel announced that the company has hired Richard Bundy as its new chief financial officer.
February 12th, 2021
CEO of Taco John’s Jim Creel announced that the company has named Gerard Lewis as chairman of the board (COB) of Taco John’s International.
February 5th, 2021
In queso you haven’t heard the news yet … Taco John’s has an all-new bigger. bolder. and cheesier. premium side item that fans can devour without even having to leave their cars.
February 2nd, 2021
Taco John’s International Inc., the iconic quick-service Mexican franchise, announced today its 2021 development royalty incentive program for prospective franchisees.
December 2nd, 2020
'Tis the season for Taco John’s. Lucky for you, the popular quick-service restaurant has just launched a gift card incentive that is sure to bring you holiday cheer.
November 24th, 2020
Taco John’s is making spirits bright with the highly anticipated return of Nachos Navidad®!
November 19th, 2020
As a trailblazer in the quick-service restaurant industry, Taco John’s is taking a traditional Mexican dine-in meal and making it available in its drive-thru.
November 10th, 2020
Taco John’s is commemorating the brave men and women who protect our freedom with a bigger. bolder. better. offer this Veterans Day.
November 5th, 2020
Fans across the country know that Taco John’s is nacho average quick-service restaurant. That’s why Taco John’s is hosting a bigger. bolder. better. National Nacho Day celebration!
November 3rd, 2020
CEO of Taco John’s Jim Creel announced today that the company has appointed Brad Bergaus as its new corporate chef.
October 8th, 2020
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Taco John’s is re-writing the rules of nourishing food by creating items that meet dietary preferences without compromising on its bigger. bolder. better. flavors.
October 6th, 2020
Taco John’s is celebrating National Taco Day the only way it knows how … with bigger. better. bolder. offers that are sure to make your taco dreams come true.
October 2nd, 2020
CEO of Taco John’s Jim Creel announced today that the company has welcomed Greg Miller as its new chief operating officer.
September 23rd, 2020
“Cheese improves the flavor of life,” Socrates once said … maybe. And Taco John’s agrees.
September 18th, 2020
If you believe there is already an ultimate value option out there, you’re about to have to re-consider everything you once knew because Taco John’s now has a Valuest Menu.
September 16th, 2020
Taco John’s International Inc. (Taco John’s) announced today that same-store sales are up at the brand for the third month in a row. From May through August, comp sales were up by an average of 6.85% each month.
September 14th, 2020
During these trying times, Taco John’s is giving families even more value and variety all day long with the launch of its bold new bundles.
September 3rd, 2020
Taco John’s fans around the country know there is only one potato item bold enough to claim the title of “Most Superior Side Dish” … and it’s the popular quick-service restaurant’s legendary Potato Olés®!
August 14th, 2020
As part of The Most Satisfying Burrito Ever Challenge, if guests aren’t satisfied with over a pound* of premium ingredients and bold flavors for just $6, Taco John’s invites them to pay more for pretty much the same burrito elsewhere.
July 28th, 2020
Taco John’s is getting ready to bring its bigger. bolder. better. flavors to more of the country with help from an expanded leadership team based at its new Franchise Support Center in Minneapolis.
July 23rd, 2020
Taco John’s International Inc. (Taco John’s), a leading quick-service Mexican franchise, announced today that three franchise locations opened in Love’s Travel Stops & Country Stores (Love’s) in May.
June 4th, 2020
Taco John’s is celebrating Cinco de Mayo in a way that only the originators of Taco Tuesday® can … with a five-day Taco de Mayo celebration!
May 1st, 2020
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