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Anna Deans

Velvet Taco Opening Soon in Century Square


July 15, 2021

Velvet Taco, the unmatched taco restaurant, will begin wowing guests with its globetrotting, savory tacos upon opening its first College Station location at 1099 University Drive #111 on August 30 in Century Square, the 60-acre mixed-use destination adjacent to Texas A&M University developed by Houston-based Midway.


Velvet Taco has a passion for seeing food as an art form leading it tocraft over twenty diversified taco varieties on its venturesome menu,accompanied by innovative side dishes and a decadent red velvet cake, all using in-house preparation methods. The result is an overload of internationalcreativity obvious in each taco, such as the popular Spicy Tikka Chicken,Slow-Roasted Angus Brisket, and Mexi-Cali Shrimp tacos.

“We are excited and honored to bring VelvetTaco to College Station where the community knows good tacos,” said Velvet TacoCEO Clay Dover. “Guests visiting us at our Century Square restaurant can expectelectric energic vibes, awesome service, and we here are all about the tacos.We are serving up 20+ adventurous taco combinations – including our Weekly TacoFeature with a new taco rolled out every week.”


Home of the unconventional taco lineup, VelvetTaco at Century Square will feature bright and rustic furnishings with indoorseating for 46 and a covered patio for 52. The lively, electric space will showcasethe restaurant’s staple Marie Antoinette eating red velvet cake painting andone-of-a-kind, hand-painted murals. Guests who visit the College Stationlocation, within the dynamic and walkable community center, can take advantageof the walk-up pickup window for orders placed in advance through the VelvetTaco app or website. Once open, Velvet Taco will bring an incomparable culinaryexperience to Century Square’s vivacious, invigorating space.


“We are thrilled to introduce Velvet Taco tothe local food scene,” added Lacee Jacobs, Vice President, StrategicLeasing + Advisory, Midway. “Century Square truly is redefining theconventional shopping center environment and delivering an all-inclusiveexperience. With the addition of this nationally recognized taco joint, onlyfound at Century Square in College Station, there’s an even more compellingreason to visit and enjoy.”


To explore their diverse menu options and learnmore about Velvet Taco, visit velvettaco.com.