Company Information

  • About Taco Bell

    Taco Bell® is a subsidiary of Yum! Brands, the world’s leading Mexican-style quick service restaurant chain. Taco Bell® offers a wide range of Mexican menu items, and serves more than 36.8 million consumers each week in approximately 6,500 restaurants worldwide.  Taco Bell® was founded in 1962 by Glen Bell, a former US Marine, who invented the preformed taco shell in 1951.

    Taco Bell® became a reality on March 21, 1962. The first Taco Bell® restaurant was built in Downey, California. Taco Bell® was acquired by PepsiCo in 1978. In October of 1997, PepsiCo spun off KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell®, thereby forming Tricon Global Restaurants, Inc., the world’s largest restaurant company. In May of 2002, Tricon Global Restaurants, Inc. changed its name to Yum! Brands.

  • Taco Bell comes to the UK

    Taco Bell first launched in the UK in the late 1980’s, the stores were located in London and are well remembered today.

    Taco Bell® is now developing in the UK, we currently have twenty five restaurants including:

    • Thurrock – Lakeside Shopping Centre
    • Basildon – Eastgate Shopping Centre
    • Chelmsford – Moulsham Street
    • Manchester – Arndale centre
    • Sheffield – Ecclesall Road
    • Sheffield – Devonshire Street
    • Barnsley – Peel Street
    • Bradford – The Broadway Centre
    • Nottingham – Angel Row
    • Cleethorpes – Meridian Point Retail Park
    • Colchester – Head Street
    • Rotherham – Manvers Way
    • Southampton – Hanover Buildings
    • Rotherham – Fitzwilliam
    • Poole – High Street
    • Chichester – Chichester Gate Leisure Park
    • Leeds – St John’s Centre
    • Woking – Chertsey Road
    • Barnsley – Rockingham
    • Sheffield – Broughton Lane
    • Glasgow – Sauchiehall Street
    • York – Monks Cross Drive
    • Brighton – Western Road
    • Liverpool – Bold Street
    • Bournemouth – Old Christchurch Road

    True to its brand promise of providing CRAVEABLE TASTES and AFFORDABLE VALUE, Taco Bell® offers a wide range of Mexican food to entice consumers.

    Our menu consists of a range of Tacos, Burritos, Quesadillas, Nachos and more. All of our products are available with a wide variety of familiar and tasty ingredients including our delicious meats:

    • Seasoned beef
    • Spicy Mexican chicken
    • Grilled chicken
    • Slow cooked pork (New)

    Mix these with blends of real cheeses, crisp shredded lettuce, diced ripe tomatoes as well as signature sauces, sides (Guacamole, Fiesta Salsa, hearty beans and Mexican rice) and signature desserts and beverages and you have an unforgettable taste experience.

    Our products are prepared to order… they don’t make it until you order it so you know it’s fresh.  It’s craveable, the kind of food you can’t say no to. Taco Bell® offers affordable value with items starting at just 99p!  So what are you waiting for?

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