1406 N. Sandhills Blvd., Aberdeen. Tuesday hours: 11-9
Our pick: Two soft tacos — one steak, one chicken — off the lunch menu. $6.99. The construction is basic, but the grilled meat is really tasty.
106 W. South St., Aberdeen. Tuesday hours: 11-9. No alcohol.
Our pick: Fish tacos off the specialty menu. Two breaded and fried flounder fillets topped with super fresh pico de gallo and served with rice and beans. $13, including a bag full of their house-made tortilla chips.
Benji’s San Franciso Taqueria
320N. Walnut St., Pinebluff. Tuesday hours: 9-8. No alcohol.
Our pick: A selection of three street-style soft tacos: chorizo, carne asada and el diablo. Served with rice and beans. $10.69. Bonus: Run out of pancake syrup or hot sauce? The restaurant’s store will hook you up.
211 Central Park Ave., Pinehurst. Tuesday hours: 11-9
Our pick: Three corn tacos — one al pastor (add $1), one chorizo and one carne asada — with rice and beans. $10.
1840 N. Sandhills Blvd., Aberdeen. Tuesday hours: 11-10
Our pick: Three tacos — carnitas, chorizo diabla and carne asada — with rice and beans. $9.29
207 W. Morganton Rd., Southern Pines. Tuesday hours: 11-9. No alcohol.
Our pick: Literally any three tacos, which range from steak asada to barbacoa (leg of lamb) and lengua (beef tongue). $7.50
132 W. Pennsylvania Ave. Tuesday hours: 5-10
The team that brought you Taco Tuesday at Southern Pines Brewing Company via Stacks Cheddar Truck brings it back at their new venture, The Leadmine. Specials and prices vary.
Taqueria La Mexicana
Food truck parked at 984 Old U.S. 1. Tuesday hours: 10-3. No alcohol (duh).
Our pick: Two carne asada tacos, with a cute little glass coke bottle on the side. Wait for a warm day and enjoy it at one of their little patio tables. $4
Two tacos and a side is $8.25. Skip the ground beef, but try the shredded chicken or fajita fillings for a few more cents. The guacamole, prepared table side for $6, is worth the trip and enough for two.