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Cinco de Mayo dining, drinking specials around Chicago

Pre-Cinco Party
Pre-Cinco Party
Cactus Bar and Grill

Chicagoans love a reason to drink and eat and local eateries and bars are offering some muy bueno deals and celebrations in honor of Cinco de Mayo. Mas tacos y cerveza fria!!

Pre-Cinco Party
Pre-Cinco Party Cactus Bar and Grill

Pre-Cinco Party

Friday, May 2, from 11 a.m.-2 a.m., head to the Loop and Cactus Bar and Grill for festive drink specials, including
$5 Margaritas, $5 Corona Light drafts and $5 Patron Silver shots. The full menu, featuring guacamole and chips, mini tostadas, pico de gallo quesadilla, taco salad and much more, will be available all day.

Cactus Bar and Grill
404 S. Wells Street
Chicago, IL 60607
312-922-3830

An Epic Cinco de Mayo
An Epic Cinco de Mayo Epic

An Epic Cinco de Mayo

Monday, May 5th, EPIC will be offering a number of specials all day long. The restaurant, lounge and rooftop will feature pitchers of margaritas for $35 with choices of flavors being Cranberry, Mango, Passionfruit and Original Lime. Executive Chef Matt Pollock will be serving up three different taco options
including:

  • Fish Tacos with celery slaw, lime crema soft corn tortilla (3 for $10)
  • Steak Tacos with chipotle slasa, onion, cilantro, queso fresco
  • Pork Belly Pastor taco with fresh pineapple, cilantro and onion

EPIC
112 W Hubbard St
Chicago, IL 60654
312.222.4940 |
www.epicrestaurantchicago.com

Tacos for Tweets
Tacos for Tweets Mezcalina

Tacos for Tweets

May 2-5
Mezcalina will be passing out free tacos on Friday and Monday to everyone that makes a social post on a Mezcalina page. There will be a DJ playing on Friday from 11:30-1pm and 4:30-6pm. with a table set up in the park area to keep the party going.

On Monday the 5th, Mezcalina will have a live Spanish guitarist during happy hour in the restaurant from 5-7pm. and $5 Cinco specials all weekend long (Friday thru Monday) including:

  • 3 Tacos for $5
  • Guacamole for $5
  • Torta sandwich for $5
  • Shrimp Ceviche for $5
  • Any Margarita for $5

Mescalina
333 East Benton Place, Suite 100
Chicago, IL 60601
312.240.5000

Andele!
Andele! Revolucion Steakhouse

Andele!

Friday, May 2- Monday, May 5, 2014
Make a weekend of it, and celebrate Cinco de Mayo at Revloucion! Friday and Saturday 6:30-8:30pm, the Milagro Tequila Girls will be giving away complimentary drink samples to kick off the fiesta!
Keep the celebration going with brunch on the patio on Saturday & Sunday with $3
Mimosas and Bloody Marys.

Enjoy a $3 Pacifico on Monday- Cinco de Mayo.

Revolucion Mexican Steakhouse
3443 N. Broadway
Chicago, IL 60657
773.661.9183

All-you-can-eat tacos for $15
All-you-can-eat tacos for $15 Tacos Tequilas

All-you-can-eat tacos for $15

Avondale taqueria and Mexican street fare eatery, Tacos Tequilas, is proud to announce the opening of their patio for the celebration of Cinco de Mayo. Guests are invited to come experience the authentic
cuisine while basking in the sunshine and enjoying the music of a live Latin DJ on May 5th. Tacos Tequilas will be offering an all you can eat taco package for $15 in honor of it being their 1st Cinco de Mayo (1+5). Guests who wish to enjoy this package can have any of the four critically acclaimed tacos included in the offer: barbacoa, cochinita pibil, nopales, and papa y epazote.

Tacos Tequilas
2919 N. Milwaukee
Chicago, IL 60618
773.278.9901

Jalapeno popper drinks
Jalapeno popper drinks Mercadito

Jalapeno popper drinks

In honor of Cinco de Mayo, Chef Patricio Sandoval of Mercadito will be celebrating with specials on Cinco de Mayo on Monday, May 5th.

Food Special
Huaraches (3 per order green, white, and red): Black bean hash, chicken mole, cochinita pibil, short rib, cabbage, crema fresca, queso cotija.

Beverage Special
Jalapeño Popper cocktail made with jalapeño infused tequila, jalapeño syrup, lemon juice, Combier, and agave nectar.

Mercadito
108 W. Kinzie St
Chicago, IL 60654
312.329.9555