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May 25, 2022Since its inception in 2011, Velvet Taco, which has over 30 locations, has been offering over 20 taco varieties, as well as creative sides. The result is a new food category featuring a range of diverse and international tacos such as the Cuban Pig, the Fried Paneer, the Spicy Tikka Chicken and the Fish n’ Chips tacos.
May 24, 2022Velvet Taco creates a new globally-inspired taco every week, that’s 52 different tacos a year. They call it a “world tour for your taste buds”. Here in our Studio 41 kitchen with more and to share one of their signature recipes is General Manager Mike Wolfgang.
March 16, 2022It takes a village to make a taco. Or, rather, it takes a tribe — the preferred term to describe those who work at Velvet Taco, the Dallas-based chain that recently opened its first Tulsa location at the corner of 15th Street and Peoria Avenue. The kitchen space behind the counter at the Tulsa location […]
March 2, 2022Velvet Taco named industry veteran Lee Evans CFO, the fast casual announced. Evans previously served in senior financial leadership roles at Rock Bottom Restaurant & Brewery, Raising Cane’s, My Fit Foods and more.
March 2, 2022Velvet Taco, the trendsetting, elevated, taco restaurant serving unique, globally inspired recipes, will open its second location in Oklahoma in Tulsa’s popular Cherry Street district on Feb. 28. The restaurant is located at 1444 S. Peoria Ave, Tulsa OK 74120.
March 1, 2022THE WOODLANDS, TX — Velvet Taco, the trendsetting, elevated, taco restaurant serving unique, globally inspired recipes, will open its sixth location in the Houston metro area in The Woodlands located at 9120 Gosling Road, The Woodlands, TX 77381.
January 27, 2022Popular Dallas-based taco mini-chain, Velvet Taco, opens its second location in Nashville today, in the heart of the bustling Midtown neighborhood.
December 16, 2021Velvet Taco, a fast casual concept feature globally inspired recipes and the freshest ingredients, has partnered with Thanx, a guest engagement platform for restaurant and brick-and-mortar retailers to improve customer experience, according to a company press release.
December 16, 2021The fast-growing restaurant brand offers guests exclusive perks with “The Velvet Room” loyalty program, and the flexibility to order digitally with Tableside
November 29, 2021The holidays aren’t always about tacos. But they should be. We’re sharing five of our favorite things that will make any taco lover happy this season. Plus, we have a little surprise in store for you for the New Year. Read on to learn more.
November 22, 2021Austin’s food scene extends deep into the night, where very hungry people seek out after-hour meals post-hang-outs, parties, bar crawls, or just general evening cravings. In the city, this means late-night restaurants, bars, and food trucks serving food well beyond the usual working day with midnight tacos, pizza, and fancier fare for those night owls, […]
November 16, 2021Dallas Morning News, Best of DFW, recently recognized Velvet Taco as the best restaurant in the “Taco” category. Velvet Taco took home the gold medal which is the best you can receive. There were thousands of submissions and to be named #1 is an honor. Velvet Taco also took home the bronze for “Best Chain […]
October 12, 2021Even if it isn’t Taco Tuesday, it’s a good day to go to Velvet Taco When they announced they were coming to Lubbock, I was ecstatic. Being from Austin and having best friends from Dallas, I’ve been there quite a few times. From an easy lunch with their drive-thru, a fun place to get drinks […]
October 5, 2021Velvet Taco CEO Clay Dover experienced many sleepless nights throughout the pandemic. With hundreds of thousands of restaurants permanently closing in 2020 and hundreds of billions of dollars lost throughout the industry, no one could blame him for being so nocturnal. Despite the concerns, he’s found that Velvet Taco has only become stronger. The chain […]