TASTEBUDS: TACO DADDY, AN IMMEDIATE HIT, DRAWS CROWDS IN DOWNTOWN FREDERICK
March 5, 2019

The margaritas at Taco Daddy are strong. So strong, in fact, that 15 minutes after being seated, my boyfriend and I watched as a middle-aged woman with frosted blond highlights — three empty margarita glasses in front of her — threw up repeatedly at a table adjacent to us. Taco Daddy is that kind of place. A “Saturday is for the boys” kind of a place. A bachelorette party kind of place. A little more than a week after the restaurant’s “soft opening” on Feb. 20, there’s already a regular 30- to 45-minute wait for a table during peak weekend hours. Owner Neel Kamal, G...

TACO DADDY CANTINA IS FEEDING THE FIESTA
March 5, 2019

Tongues are wagging for Taco Daddy Cantina & Tequila Bar, one of Frederick’s newest Market Street eateries. The restaurant opened in February and quickly earned a reputation as colorful as its quirky Day-of-the-Dead-style skull logo, thanks to its late-night entertainment, substantial tequila assortment and potent margaritas. People chat about them at the hair salon, comparing their most recent visits. Couples strolling by the festive facade point and remark to each other about wanting to try the place. Others surreptitiously peek at the plates of diners as they mosey past its windo...