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Today is National Fajita Day and Takeout Tuesday! What an awesome day to grab some takeout or go dine-in at a local restaurant. We’ve pulled together a list of the restaurant specials for this special occasion as well as what unique fajitas Las Colinas restaurants are serving up. Here’s a quick fun fact about Fajitas, did you know in the early 1930s, Mexican vaqueros in Southwest Texas developed what we’ve grown to love all over the United States? Using cuts of beef other’s did not want, they developed the Fajita.

Mexican Sugar

Photo Courtesy: Mexican Sugar Las Colinas

Las Colinas’s newest Mexican food eatery is celebrating National Fajita Day and Takeout Tuesday by giving away complimentary queso if you mention Takeout Tuesday when you order. You can’t go wrong with any of their fajita combinations which include Adobo grilled skirt steak, chicken, lobster and beef tenderloin. Mexican Sugar’s curbside fajita pack is perfect to take home to the family, it includes grilled steak and chicken fajitas, grilled peppers and onions, cilantro-lime rice, black beans, a pack of homemade corn tortillas, chips and salsa. Mexican Sugar is open for takeout, delivery and dine-in.

Lupe Tortilla

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Lupe Tortilla is serving up some gourmet fajitas that include your traditional beef and chicken, but also gives you options such as chipotle smoked ribs, jalapeño sausage, lobster tail, crab-stuffed shrimp or bacon-wrapped pepper shrimp. They are served with all the trimmings including guacamole, pico de gallo, grilled poblano, cheddar cheese, grilled onions, rice, beans and hand-rolled flour tortillas. Lupe Tortilla is open for takeout, delivery and dine-in.

El Famoso Diner

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Fajitas come two ways at El Famoso, regular or La Montaña. La Montana is a choice of meat piled on top of layers of melted cheese, queso, grilled onions and peppers while regular is your choice of meat piled on top of grilled onions and peppers. Choices of meat include chicken or beef. This Tuesday El Famoso will have half-price bottles of wine all day and their happy hour is from 2 pm to 6 pm with a reverse happy hour from 8:30 pm to 9 pm. These happy hours offer $4 margaritas, wells, house wine and sangria, $3 beers and half off queso and queso flameado. El Famoso is open for takeout, delivery and dine-in.

The Ranch at Las Colinas

Photo Courtesy: The Ranch at Las Colinas

Staying in for Takeout Tuesday? The Ranch has you covered with their fajitas for two curbside pack. The pack includes a choice of chicken beef or a combination, peppers and onions, flour tortillas, cilantro rice, avocado relish, tomatillo pico de gallo, sour cream and a cheese blend. To celebrate Takeout Tuesday The Ranch is offering 10% off all takeout orders and $10 Texas Teas and margarita mason jars. The Ranch is open for takeout, delivery and dine-in.

Gloria’s Latin Cuisine

Photo Courtesy: Gloria’s Latin Cuisine

Gloria’s has your traditional, but delicious combinations for fajitas; chicken, pork tenderloin, skirt steak and shrimp. All combinations come with guacamole, grated cheddar, sour cream, Spanish rice and pinto beans. Gloria’s is open for takeout, delivery and dine-in.

Via Real

Via Real
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From chicken, beef, vegetable, shrimp, pork tenderloin or any combination of the above, Via Real has got all of your fajita cravings covered! In Honor of Takeout Tuesday Via Real will include a free house salad with any takeout order. Via Real is open for takeout, dine-in and delivery.