Taco Luchador set to open fifth location


Popular Louisville taqueria Taco Luchador is preparing to open a new location on Aug. 12. The new site will be the chain’s fifth and largest location at 4,500 square feet.

The restaurant will be the first business to open in the newly-renovated Colonial Gardens near Iroquois Park.

Taco Luchador
Taco Luchador will open its fifth and largest restaurant in August. (Photo: John P. Wise)

“This is by far our best bar and it connects to an outdoor communal beer garden that will be shared among the restaurants and breweries,” Olé Hospitality Group Partner Rick Moir said in a statement.

El Taco Luchador has been named the most popular taco spot in the state by multiple outlets, including Buzzfeed and Yelp.

Known for its bright colors and “Luchadore” masks, the restaurant offers more than 10 tacos and Mexican sandwiches known as “tortas,” as well as multiple signature sides and cocktails.

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