Cinco de Mayo

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo on May 5: Philly's best Mexican restaurants, margaritas and festive events.

Updated: April 07, 2008

Mexican Restaurants and Margaritas

Tequila's Restaurant

1682 Locust St, Philadelphia, PA 19103

Visit the extensive tequila bar before you sample traditional Mexican dishes at this authentic eatery.

Las Cazuelas

426-28 W Girard Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19123

Check out this Northern Liberties' Oaxacan oasis which serves traditional Mexican fare.

Adobe Cafe

4550 Mitchell Street, Philadelphia, PA 19128

Check out this Roxborough cafe's laid-back vibe, great Mexican food and live traditional music on May 5.

Taqueria Veracruzana

908 Washington Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19147

Hit up this Washington Avenue Mexican for the one of the city's best burritos.


3600 Lancaster Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19104

Stop by this upscale spot to sample classic Mexican fare and a frozen passion fruit margarita while listening to live music.

Lolita Restaurant

106 S 13th St, Philadelphia, PA 19107

Bring your own tequila or order a watermelon margarita to complement the special Cinco de Mayo three-course meal for $35.

Mexican Post

1601 Cherry St, Philadelphia, PA 19102

Glammed up Mex joint offers the city's top selection of tequilas--making for Cinco de Mayo no-brainer.


408 S 2nd St, Philadelphia, PA 19147

As scary as your last experience with tequila might have been, it's time to get back in the saddle and there's no better place to do so than this mellow eatery.