Where to Celebrate: Cinco de Mayo

    Where to Celebrate: Cinco de Mayo

    Cinco de Mayo
    marks Mexico's 1862 decisive victory at the Battle of Puebla! Do you know where you're going to celebrate this festive occasion? Whether you're looking for a bottomless brunch, a bar with good music and a special on margaritas, or a sit-down dinner with fresh ceviche, this guide will help you find the right spot. Check out these restaurants in DC, New York, and Miami that plan to show off their Puebla appreciation!

    Hudson Bond, New York City

    True to its roots as a former Prohibition-era speakeasy, this large bar and restaurant offers great music, ambiance, and a wide selection of spirits. Oh, and did we mention the complimentary margarita on the rocks with every order of tacos?If however, in the spirit of celebration, you'd prefer to drink your dinner, Hudson Bond will also offer $4 margaritas and Mayan Mules all night long. 

    Masa 14, Washington DC

    Start 5 de Mayo early at Richard Sandoval's Masa 14. The Asian-Latin fusion tapas bar and lounge will offer margaritas and small plates from the new spring menu for just $5 each! Munch on Mini Brisket Tacos, Octopus Ceviche Tostadas, and Mahi Mahi Quesadillas while listening the a DJ fill the lounge with great mixes!

    El Centro D.F., Washington DC

    Two words: Mexican Buffet. From 5pm til 11pm guests can eat their way through trays of classic Mexican comfort foods like Carnitas, Brisket and Nopal Tacos, and Chorizo Empanadas, all while sipping on $5 margaritas. I

    Zengo, Washington DC

    If you plan on bar crawling your way through Chinatown, make Zengo your first stop! Sandoval's trendy spot will offer complimentary chips and salsa and passed hors d’oeuvres for guests who stop by the lower level lounge at 3 PM. As in Sandoval's other restaurants, margaritas are going for $5 and DJ will hold down the fort 'til closing!

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