TUCSON, Ariz. - Many calendars are reminding us Oct. 4 is National Taco Day.
Let's be clear: This is a made-up food holiday. While celebrating the ubiquitous hand-held dish is important, there is no need for such an occasion in Tucson. That's because everyday is taco day for those who live here.
According to NationalTacoDay.com, Americans ate more than 4.5 billion tacos last year.
In Tucson, we have tons of choices. Ranking them is close to impossible. Some of the best-rated ones on Yelp include:
Pico de Gallo
As the Taco Bells and On the Borders of the world promote their specials, legitimate taco shops are going about their business amid a hostile political climate.