Del Taco Adds Crispy Chicken to Permanent Menu

    Industry News | August 4, 2020

    Del Taco announced the addition of Crispy Chicken to its menu as a permanent protein option expanding its menu of Mexican and American favorites served at an outstanding value.

    The addition of Crispy Chicken to Del Taco’s menu taps into consumers growing desire for Crispy Chicken while providing an infusion of bold new flavors and options for those tired of sandwiches, nuggets and tenders served with the same expected sauces

    Made from boneless chicken breast strips lightly breaded with a golden brown coating, the product line includes a mix of Tacos, an Epic Burrito and Chicken & Fries Box:

    Crispy Chicken Taco- $1

    Warm Flour Tortilla, Lettuce, Crispy Chicken Strip, Ranch Sauce, Freshly Grated Cheddar Cheese.

    Habanero Crispy Chicken Taco- $1

    Warm Flour Tortilla, Lettuce, Crispy Chicken Strip, Creamy Habanero Sauce, Freshly Grated Cheddar Cheese.

    3pc. Crispy Chicken & Fries Box with choice of Dipping Sauce- $4

    Crinkle Cut Fries, 3 Crispy Chicken Strips, Dipping Sauce: Ranch, Chipotle, Habanero or New Creamy Avocado Caesar.

    Epic Crispy Chicken & Fresh Guac Burrito $5

    Warm Flour Tortilla, 3 Crispy Chicken Strips, New Creamy Avocado Caesar Dressing, Crunchy Tortilla Strips, Fresh Lettuce Blend, Diced Tomatoes, New Fresh Guacamole.

    “Demand for Crispy Chicken continues to grow across QSR concepts and we wanted to bring exciting new options for the Crispy Chicken user through unique flavors and unbeatable value,” says Tim Hackbardt, Del Taco’s Chief Marketing Officer. “Crispy Chicken Tacos for $1 each or a $5 Epic Burrito with Crispy Chicken, Fresh Guacamole and Creamy Avocado Caesar Dressing are great examples of new options we’ll offer guests from our Drive-Thru’s and delivered to their homes.”

    ADDITIONS TO THE DEL’$ DOLLAR DEAL$ MENU

    The Crispy Chicken Taco and Habanero Crispy Chicken Taco are new additions to the Del’$ Dollar Deal’$ Menu. Introduced in January 2020 this is the first update to the Del’$ Dollar Deal’$ Menu. Del Taco maintains its commitment as the value leader in the QSR category with an unbeatable combination of variety, fresh choices and affordable prices.

    In addition to the two Crispy Chicken Tacos, Del Taco added two additional items to the Del’$ Dollar Deal$ Menu:

    Mini Taco Salad

    Fresh Shredded Lettuce, Taco Meat, Crunchy Tortilla Strips, Salsa Casera, Freshly Grated Cheddar Cheese.

    Caesar Chicken Roller

    Warm Flour Tortilla, Freshly Grilled Chicken, New Creamy Avocado Caesar Dressing, Pepper Jack Cheese.

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