Tijuana Flats, famous for its made to order tex-mex food, will be opening Monday in the International Plaza on University boulevard.

Originally founded in Winter Park by UCF graduate Brian Wheeler, Tijuana Flats has grown to 70 locations across the United States since 1995. The opening by UCF as the first one in the area.

If you are not familiar with Tijuana Flats and their brightly colored wall murals, this particular one has an eclectic group of partying college students with a golden knight approaching them in a restaurant that will hold up to 130 guests. Tijuana Flats will be offering special grand opening deals all week which you can see below.

The International Plaza is becoming a haven for popular food restaurants as Lazy Moon, which was originally located in the University Shoppes Plaza is opening up with no set opening date as of yet. Along with Lazy Moon and Tijuana Flats, Burger 21 will also be opening soon in the same plaza.

Tijuana Flats Grand Opening Specials:

Monday, February 4 — Opening Day
• $2 Coronas and $1 PBR Drafts (21+)
Tuesday, February 5 — Taco Tuesdaze
• Two tacos, chips and a drink for $4.99 (Excludes specialty tacos; $1 additional for steak or carnitas)
• $2 Coronas and $1 PBR Drafts (21+)
Wednesday, February 6 — Give Back Day
• 20 percent of the day’s sales will be donated to UCP of Central Florida
• $2 Coronas and $1 PBR Drafts (21+)
Thursday, February 7 — College Day
• 50 percent off an entrée for all college students with valid college ID
• $2 Coronas and $1 PBR Drafts (21+)
Friday, February 8 — Rock Out Party!
• Live music from 6 to 9 p.m. and giveaways
• $2 Coronas and $1 PBR Drafts (21+)
Saturday, February 9 — Local Hero Day
• 50 percent off an entrée for all Public Servants (Teachers, Military, Firefighters, EMT & Police, with proof of employment)
• $2 Coronas and $1 PBR Drafts (21+)
Sunday, February 10 — Sunday Fun Day!
• $2 Coronas and $1 PBR Drafts (21+)