Taco John's Ready to Olé The Day at Grand Opening Celebrations in Minnesota

Popular quick-service restaurant opening two new locations in the Twin Cities and giving away golden tickets to first 100 guests on Dec. 12 and 19

Taco John's Ready to Olé The Day at Grand Opening Celebrations in MinnesotaMinneapolis, MN  (RestaurantNews.comTaco John’s is ready to open its newest locations in the Twin Cities with bigger. bolder. better. grand opening celebrations planned for the Burnsville and Eagan communities.

Located at 14200 Nicollet Ave. in Burnsville, the popular Mexican quick-service restaurant is set to open today. The Eagan location at 3385 Denmark Ave. will open the following week on Monday, Dec. 19. Both restaurants will host a grand opening celebration at 10 a.m. with a ribbon-cutting and performances from local high school bands.

Fans will want to arrive early for the celebration as the first 100 guests in line on each opening day will receive a golden ticket valid for FREE Potato Olés for a year! The ticket is redeemable for one free small order of the little slices of heaven per week for one year.

“It’s such an exciting time of the year to be opening these new restaurants,” said Taco John’s President and Chief Executive Officer Jim Creel. “Burnsville and Eagan are wonderful communities, and we’re proud to make it even more convenient for our fans in Minnesota to get our bold flavors and real ingredients at these new Taco John’s locations.”

The restaurants will be open seven days a week from 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. with breakfast served until 11 a.m. The drive-thru will be open until 11 p.m. from Sunday through Thursday, closing at midnight on Friday and Saturday.

Minnesota is home to more Taco John’s restaurants than any other state. The Burnsville location will mark the brand’s 58th location in Minnesota, making Eagan its 59th location. The restaurants further underscore the brand’s dedication to building a substantial presence in the North Star State after opening its Restaurant Support Center office in St. Louis Park in March of 2020.

With its fusion of distinctive flavors and south-of-the-border spices, the Taco John’s menu offers several signature items, including Meat & Potato Burritos, Stuffed Grilled Tacos and Potato Olés. Taco John’s features its signature Taco Tuesday® and bold breakfast offerings that are a bang for your buck! Download the Taco John’s App and like Taco John’s Facebook page for exclusive deals.

Taco John's Ready to Olé The Day at Grand Opening Celebrations in Minnesota

About Taco John’s®

Founded in 1969 in Cheyenne, Wyoming, Taco John’s® has been serving bigger. bolder. better. flavors for more than 50 years. Now, Taco John’s operates and franchises nearly 400 restaurants in 22 states – making it one of the largest Mexican quick-service restaurant brands in America. With bold originals like Potato Olés®, Taco John’s knows how to Olé The Day. Taco John’s prides itself on serving generous portions of its signature menu items that are made-to-order using fresh, high-quality ingredients, seasonings and sauces. The brand was listed No. 7 in the “Mexican Food” category on Entrepreneur’s “Top Food Franchises of 2022” and was recently recognized by QSR Magazine as a “Top 15 Chain Ready to Contend as Fast Food’s Top Players.” Taco John’s is led by CEO Jim Creel, who was named one of “The Most Influential Restaurant CEOs in the Country” by Nation’s Restaurant News in 2022. For more information, visit tacojohns.com and follow Taco John’s on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and TikTok.

Tiffany Martinez