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Aug 06, 2014, 07:00 ET

Taco Cabana Spices Up Its Signature Salsa Bar

 For guests who believe variety is the spice of life, Taco Cabana launches its Salsa Especial! program featuring a rotation of new, fresh,...

Jun 24, 2014, 08:00 ET
Taco Cabana, a subsidiary of Fiesta Restaurant Group, Inc. (PRNewsFoto/Fiesta Restaurant Group, Inc.)

Taco Cabana® Brings Iconic Texas Tango Frogs Home To Dallas

 Thirty years after Texas artist Bob "Daddy-O" Wade's famous dancing frogs were removed from the rooftop of a Dallas nightclub, Taco...

Nov 07, 2013, 16:01 ET

Taco Cabana® celebrates its newest Austin, Texas restaurant with a grand opening fiesta event Saturday from 2 to 6 p.m.

 Taco Cabana® will celebrate the opening of its newest Austin restaurant, with a grand opening fiesta event...

Sep 27, 2013, 15:16 ET

Taco Cabana® Launches Match & Win TC Loteria Game

Taco Cabana® has more than 1,000,000 prizes valued at more than $2 million up for grabs for TC fans with the debut of its limited time Match...

Sep 18, 2013, 11:30 ET

Taco Cabana® Celebrates its 35th Anniversary

 Thirty-five years ago, Taco Cabana® opened its first restaurant in Midtown San Antonio. This weekend, that original location will be the...

Aug 27, 2013, 10:00 ET

Taco Cabana® Begins Restoration of its Original Restaurant in the Historic Monte Vista Neighborhood of San Antonio

 Thirty-five years after Taco Cabana® introduced its signature patio experience to San Antonio, the Original Mexican Patio Cafe, located...

May 02, 2013, 18:03 ET
Taco Cabana(R) has the cure for those planning a festive Cinco de Mayo celebration this weekend. The Original Mexican Patio Cafe is offering a free breakfast taco to fans during breakfast hours on Monday, May 6.  (PRNewsFoto/Taco Cabana)

Taco Cabana® offering post Cinco de Mayo celebrations cure

 Taco Cabana® has the cure for those planning a festive Cinco de Mayo celebration this weekend. The Original Mexican Patio Cafe is...

Feb 14, 2013, 18:15 ET
Taco Cabana's Shrimp Tampico is back. Made daily with shrimp hand-marinated in the TC kitchen, in a mix of ancho chile and spices, Shrimp Tampico is available at all Taco Cabana restaurants as a shrimp taco or quesadilla. The Shrimp Tampico tacos comes in a combo, served with a side item (chips and queso or chips and guacamole) and a drink, or as a plate option with freshly made rice, beans and tortillas. The quesadilla version features shrimp, pico de gallo and a melted blend of shredded Monterey Jack and cheddar cheese, grilled between two fresh flour tortillas.  (PRNewsFoto/Taco Cabana)

Taco Cabana® unveils BIG news for Shrimp Tampico fans

Taco Cabana® has big news for its fans. The Original Mexican Patio Cafe has brought back its popular Shrimp Tampico. But the news gets even...

Jan 09, 2013, 16:18 ET

Taco Cabana to present check to Warrior and Family Support Center Thursday, Jan. 10

 Taco Cabana recently announced it raised more than $73,000 in its annual Taco Treat fundraiser, benefitting the Warrior and Family Support...

Dec 11, 2012, 17:50 ET

Taco Cabana® founder dies at 87

Taco Cabana® founder Felix Stehling died Monday. He was 87. Stehling opened the first Taco Cabana at the corner of San Pedro and Hildebrand...

Nov 30, 2012, 16:01 ET

Taco Cabana® and Dr Pepper® team up in Cotton Bowl sweepstakes

 Taco Cabana®, a subsidiary of Fiesta Restaurant Group™, and Dr Pepper® recently launched a contest for college football fans...

Nov 15, 2012, 10:00 ET

Taco Cabana® New Mexico franchisee acquires existing corporate-owned Albuquerque locations

Taco Cabana®, a subsidiary of Fiesta Restaurant Group, Inc.® (NASDAQ: FRGI) recently announced it has sold its two company-owned...

Oct 23, 2012, 16:15 ET

Taco Cabana® opens redesigned restaurant in Dallas

Taco Cabana, the fast-casual chain with its Mexican patio cafe environment and true flavors of Mexico-inspired menu, today opened its newest Dallas...

Oct 01, 2012, 15:50 ET
Mark Phillips was promoted to Vice President of Operations at Taco Cabana.  (PRNewsFoto/Taco Cabana)

Taco Cabana names new leadership team to support growth

Taco Cabana, known for its Mexican patio cafe environment and true flavors of Mexico-inspired menu, announced today that two members of its...

Oct 01, 2012, 14:34 ET
Earlier this month, Fiesta Restaurant Group, Inc., parent company of Taco Cabana, named Todd Coerver Chief Operating Officer for Taco Cabana, effective January 2013.  (PRNewsFoto/Taco Cabana)

Taco Cabana taps Todd Coerver for Chief Operating Officer position

  Earlier this month, Fiesta Restaurant Group, Inc., parent company of Taco Cabana, named Todd Coerver Chief Operating Officer for Taco...

Sep 27, 2012, 09:30 ET

Taco Cabana plans to flame-grill more than 30,000 chicken breasts to celebrate Free Taco Day

Taco Cabana will flame-grill more than 30,000 chicken breasts to create more than 60,000 chicken fajita tacos for its guests next Tuesday. The...

Aug 18, 2012, 18:36 ET

Taco Cabana® to Celebrate Grand Opening of New Houston Location

Unveiling a fresh and unique design, San Antonio-based Taco Cabana will celebrate the opening of its newest restaurant at 127 Yale Street in...

Aug 16, 2012, 15:45 ET
Taco Cabana introduces Flan. The delicious new dessert is a chilled, light Mexican custard drizzled with a rich caramel sauce.  (PRNewsFoto/Taco Cabana)

Something Sweet is Happening at Taco Cabana on August 21st

WHAT: Taco Cabana® is giving guests something sweet by offering a FREE Flan at all participating Taco Cabana locations. The delicious...

Jul 30, 2012, 10:00 ET
TACO CABANA(R) CELEBRATES GRAND OPENING OF NEW ALLEN LOCATION - Debuts New Contemporary Mexican Prototype Restaurant Design.  (PRNewsFoto/Taco Cabana)

Taco Cabana® Celebrates Grand Opening Of New Allen Location

Unveiling a fresh and unique design, San Antonio-based Taco Cabana celebrates the opening of an all-new restaurant location today at 810 W Stacy...

Jul 25, 2012, 10:00 ET
The new Steak Asadero tacos are prepared on a handmade six-inch flour tortilla, then filled with premium marinated diced sirloin steak and grilled onions. Chefs then sprinkle freshly grated Asadero cheese, which then melts and creates a flavorful buttery taste.  (PRNewsFoto/Taco Cabana)

Taco Cabana® Debuts Two New Menu Items: Steak Asadero Tacos And Dessert Flan

Fast-casual Mexican chain, Taco Cabana, introduces Steak Asadero tacos and dessert Flan (pronounced like "flawn"). The new tacos, with origins...