Your guide to the best drinks & dishes for Cinco de Mayo

By: Sarah Dunn
Photo by: BAKAN
Cinco de Mayo on Taco Tuesday?!

This calls for double the celebration! While this year’s festivities will be a bit unconventional, we’re here to help you enjoy one of our favorite fiestas in a special way. We are pleased to present the 2020 edition of Cinco de Margs: a Taco Tuesday crossover! We’ve rounded up some of our favorite premade and DIY Margarita specials, which pair perfectly with tacos and other Mexican classics.

Home with your loved ones or roommates for Cinco? Bring home a family-style taco kit and a gallon of Margaritas for a night to remember (or forget)! Looking for something different to sip on during a virtual party? Try an infused Mezcal cocktail! No matter what your plans are (or aren’t) for the best Taco Tuesday of the year, we have you covered. Salud!

Here are our recommendations for what to order or pick up for CINCO DE MAYO.


Address:  2801 NW 2nd Ave, Miami, FL 33127
Neighborhood: Wynwood
How to order: UberEats or call  +1 305-396-7080 for take-out 
Deal: The best way to celebrate this year’s 5 de Mayo is enjoying authentic Mexican dishes from Bakan! You can satisfy your cravings for your favorite tacos, enchiladas and more. Our signature Asado a la Lena, Tacos de Carnitas Prensadas and Aguachiles are just an order away! Promo: Get a Free Guacamole with your orders of $20 or more.


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Address: 2300 NW 2nd Ave, Miami, FL 33127
Neighborhood: Wynwood
How to order: Available for pickup and delivery at all three Miami- Dade locations or delivery via Doordash,  Postmates or call  +1 305-573-8228 for pickup.
Deal: Coyo Taco will be hosting a virtual Cinco de Mayo party with DJ Damaged Goods on Coyo Taco’s Twitch channel. It will be filmed from the back bar of COYO Taco with special guest DJ’s all day. Coyo Taco bartenders will be making cocktails throughout the day that viewers can follow along and make from home! Guests can follow @coyotaco as more details will be unveiled. Food and Drinks special for the day include $5 draft margaritas, $4 select tacos and a special Cinco de Mayo group menu paired with drinks. They will also be giving away family style taco kits, margarita gallons and more for those who tune in on Twitch.


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Address: 8970 SW 72nd Pl, Miami
Neighborhood: Dadeland
How to order: ONLINEDelivery & Pick Up. Please allow 24 hours advance notice for all orders
Deal: FIESTA FEAST package on Tuesday, May 5 only. The FIESTA FEAST includes: Baja California Roll: Spicy Beer Battered Shrimp, Avocado, Crab and Salsa Verde, Wakamole & Chips: Seaweed Guacamole with Nori Chips, Taquitos: 2 Salmon Ceviche and 2 Miso Carne. Food Only = $35. Sakerita Bottle = $28


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Address: 3540 Main Hwy, Coconut Grove
Neighborhood: Coconut Grove
How to order: Call  (786) 615-3747 for pickup & delivery –MENU
Deal: El Mariachi Loco Quiere Bailar – Made with Calabrian Chile Oil washed Don Cimarron Blanco Tequila, Orange Shrub, Fresh Lime, Habanero-Agave Syrup. – 16oz (approx. 5 cocktails) – $25. Food offerings include Chicharrones with Lime, Tajin; Chicken enchiladas with Salsa verde, cotija; Tacos – Snapper Al pastor, Carne asada, Rajas; Pork Tamales, and more.


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Grails Miami & Spanglish Craft Cocktail Bar & Kitchen

How to order: Call (786) 870-4313 for pickup only (noon to 5pm) –MENU
Deal: Margarita Bottles – $55. Margaritas – 2 x $10. Food offerings include: Cochinita Pibil & Totopos Grails – slow cooked pork, seasoned totopos, homemade chill tomato sauce; Chicken Tinga and black bean sofrito cone; Duo Yucateco Tacos – one Pibil taco and one Tinga taco, black bean sofrito, tomato sauce, sour cream, pickled onions, Yucateca sauce.


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Address: 2820 Mcfarlane Rd
Neighborhood: Coconut Grove
How to order: ONLINE
Deal: The Cinco De Mayo Fiesta Basket | $40. Guests will enjoy 6 build-at-home tacos featuring mezcal achiote marinated skirt steak and chicken with toppings such as refried beans, salsa verde, lime crema and shredded cheese. They will also receive Mexican yellow rice, house salad, flan de coco and to top it off one bottle of On The Rocks Margarita Cocktails that serves four delicious margaritas. Guests can spice up their basket by adding shrimp for $10 or guac and chips for $12.


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Address: 5958 S Dixie Hwy
Neighborhood: South Miami
How to order: ONLINE
Deal: A Southern Fiesta – Cinco De Mayo Taco Box | $40 – Taco box from Root & Bone where they can pick two of the following tacos and receive 3 of each: Chicken Bacon Ranch | fried chicken, pork belly, ranch & pickled relish, Shrimp n Grits I creamy grits, royal red shrimp, bacon beer jus & pickled onions, BBQ Ribs | tangy bbq and coleslaw. Additionally, guests can top off their Cinco de Mayo with guac and chips for $10 and mini churros for $5.


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Address: 1787 Purdy Ave
Neighborhood: Miami Beach
How to order: Call 786-353-0477 to order
Deal: Cinco de Mayo Taco Basket | $65 | Serves 4. For those in a seafood mood on Cinco de Mayo, guests can dive into Stiltsville’s Fish N’ Shrimp taco kit which features a dozen grilled royal red shrimp , a dozen mahi mahi grilled & sliced, 12 blue corn taco shells, marinated cabbage, pickled red onion, cilantro crème, pickled red jalapeño, lime and a bottle of Stiltsville’s famous hot sauce. The kit also features coconut rice, chips and guac, a big fat corn snack with cotija cheese and sea salt. For an extra $20, guests can enjoy one bottle of On The Rocks Margarita Cocktails serving four drinks, Stiltsville key lime salt and limes.


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Address: 2906 NE 207th St Suite 104, Aventura
Neighborhood: Aventura
How to order: Bartaco offers take out, contact-free curbside pick-up and delivery options HERE or the bartaco app.
Deal: Bartaco is building the perfect Cinco kit to give you just what you need to celebrate together, from afar. The Cinco kit feeds four people and includes: 2 taco fillings (makes 16 tacos), 3 sides, salsa verde + chips. pick from either our veggie kit or our carne kit, with or without margs––whatever your celebration calls for! Make sure to order ahead as Cinco kit orders must be placed before the end of day May 4th.


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Address: 1884 Bay Rd, Miami Beach
Neighborhood: Miami Beach
How to order: Online
Deal: Tequiztlan’s annual #CincoDeMayo festivities may be cancelled, but we are bringing the fiesta to your home.


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Address: 7450 Ocean Terrace, Miami Beach, FL 33141
Neighborhood: Miami Beach
How to order: Regular menu available for pickup and delivery. HERE
Deal: For our service industry friends who are out of work, we are proud to be partnering with Mi Campo to provide free meals on Cinco de Mayo which include two tacos of their choice (same protein), elote, and quinoa salad. To pre-order, email by Sunday, May 3rd at 5 PM. First come, first serve.
“Taquiza @ Home” (taco party for four, meats and veggies by the pound, sides and sauces, beverages [N/A, margaritas, micheladas, sangria, beer, wine, liquor bottles]) available for pickup and free delivery in Miami-Dade and Broward. Orders must be received by Sunday, May 3 at 5 PM. 


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Address: 2299 Ponce de Leon Blvd, Coral Gables
Neighborhood: Coral Gables
How to order: Online


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