Taco Time Northwest

Taco Time NW Highlights Local Produce in Summer Items

Taco Time Northwest, a northwest-based family-owned Mexican quick-service restaurant, is excited to announce the return of its made-to order, hand-tossed Chicken Caesar Salad and Chicken Caesar Salad Soft Taco items available on the menu now. Offered for a limited time only through September 29, 2013, these seasonal items are made fresh with the best local ingredients.


Taco Time NW Searches for its Ultimate Fan

As the grand finale of its year-long 50th anniversary celebration, Taco Time NW is thanking fans with more than $13,000 in cash and prizes in its search for the Taco Time Ultimate Fan.

Participants are invited to compete in challenges and collect points toward rewards ranging from Cactus Cards to a grand prize of $10,000 and the title of Ultimate Fan.

Participants have until December 16 to work through five levels of challenges, each more difficult and worth more points than the previous stage.

Taco Time NW to Source Pinto Beans from Central Bean Co.

Central Bean Co., in Quincy, Washington, is family-owned and practices no-till farming. Richmond Public Relations

As part of its continuing mission to provide the highest quality, locally-sourced ingredients, Taco Time NW is now exclusively sourcing all pinto beans from the family-owned Central Bean Co. in Quincy, Washington.

Taco Time Traveler Hits the Road

Taco Time NW is celebrating its 50th anniversary by rolling out a new ride this summer: the Taco Time Traveler. The traveling taco trunk, which stopped by the Seafair Milk Carton Derby at Greenlake in Washington on July 14 for its first event, will serve complimentary samples at community events and block parties, bringing Taco Time NW's fresh, hand-made items into the communities that have supported the Renton, Washington-based company since 1962.

Chicken Caesar LTOs Return to Taco Time NW

Taco Time Northwest is excited to announce the return of its hand-tossed Chicken Caesar Salad and Chicken Caesar Salad Soft Taco menu items this summer. Available for a limited time only through September 2012, these seasonal items are made fresh with exceptional local ingredients.

Grown and harvested daily, the crisp romaine lettuce used to prepare the Chicken Caesar Salad and Chicken Caesar Salad Soft Taco comes from local farms in Washington state’s Kent Valley including the fourth generation, family-owned Carpinito Brothers farm.

Taco Time Northwest Sponsors School Garden

This month, Taco Time Northwest officially opened its first schoolyard garden to get involved with the community. Taco Time NW partnered with Newport Heights Elementary (NHE) in Bellevue, Washington, to offer students hands-on, experiential learning opportunities in a number of disciplines including the natural and social sciences, math, writing, and nutrition.

Taco Time NW Adds Mexican Flair to Sweet Potato Fries

Taco Time Northwest, a Northwest U.S.-based, family owned, Mexican quick-service restaurant celebrating its 50th anniversary in 2012, puts a new spin on a classic menu item, offering Sweet Potato Mexi-Fries from now until March 31.

“For 50 years, Taco Time NW has been putting our own take on fresh, Mexican-inspired dishes for our customers,” says Robby Tonkin, president of Taco Time Northwest. “Our Sweet Potato Mexi-Fries bring a new flavor to our menu and offer a fresh alternative to our classic Mexi-Fries.”

A CEO's Mission Sets Pace for Entire Brand

As another year draws to a close, it’s natural for business leaders to reflect upon the past 12 months even as they look forward to the coming year. In fact, experts say, the transition from one year to another is the perfect time to reevaluate your brand and, if necessary, redevelop its strategic plan.

And for many, the company’s mission statement is the best place to start with any new brand strategy.