Cinco de Mayo commemorates the victory of Mexicans over the French army during the Battle of Puebla in 1862. Modern day celebrations in the U.S. often take form in food and drink consumption. Click through the gallery for Cinco de Mayo specials throughout Chicago.
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Cinco de Mayo commemorates the victory of Mexicans over the French Army during the Battle of Puebla in 1862. Modern day celebrations in the U.S. often take form in food and drink consumption. Click through the gallery for Cinco de Mayo specials throughout Chicago.
Del Taco offers $0.49 regular tacos from 3 p.m.-8 p.m.
4835 S. Archer Ave.
Tuscany serves up $5 pizza selections this Cinco de Mayo.
1014 W. Taylor St.
Tallboy Taco has a three-course deal for $18 which includes chips and salsa, guacamole and any four tacos. Also being served: $8 margaritas and $3 Coronas.
Chili's offers a free appetizer, kid's meal or dessert with the purchase of an adult entree through May 7 if you use
this coupon 2 E. Ontario St.
Courtesy of Todd Hall
Commonwealth Tavern has $6 queso fundido, $6 Milagro margaritas, and $3 Corona and Corona Light.
2000 W. Roscoe St.
Kanela Breakfast Club has housemade margaritas for $5 and pitchers for $25.
3231 N. Clark St. (Lakeview), 1552 N. Wells St. (Old Town) and 1408 N. Milwaukee Ave. (Wicker Park)
Frontier serves up $3 tacos, elotes and Dos Equis, $5 Milagro tequila and Paloma cocktails, and $6 Dos-Aritas made with Milagro tequila, Dos Equis, lime, sour mix and triple sec.
1072 N. Milwaukee Ave.
Chomp on $6 tacos and $3.50 Dos Equis at Lottie's Pub.
1925 W. Cortland
The Pony begins its free Milagro tequila sampling at 8 p.m. with specials that include $3 Dos Equis and $5 Milagro tequila and Paloma cocktails.
1638 W. Belmont
Roof On the Wit has plenty of specials to choose from: $16 shrimp or steak tacos, $11 chips and salsa, $14 queso fundido, $13 spicy margaritas, $21-$30 Avion tequila flights, and $8 Micheladas.
201 N. State St.
Stretch Bar and Grill in Wrigleyville serves up $2 tacos and $3 Corona, Corona Light and Modelo as well as half-off tequila.
3485 N. Clark St.
From 1 p.m.-4 a.m., Ay Chiwowa has half-off margaritas and $5 Coronas.
311 W. Chicago Ave.
Bar on Buena features its May brewery of the month, 5 Rabbit Brews, for $5 in addition to serving $5 small plates.
910 W. Buena Ave.
Beatrix features its pineapple habanero margaritas for $11 and $24 chili and chocolate glazed salmon dish.
519 N. Clark St.
Margaritas cost just $8 at BreakRoom Brewery.
2925 W. Montrose Ave.
Cantina Laredo has special margaritas, an all-day lounge menu and live music from 4 p.m.-10 p.m.
508 N. State St.
$7 Don Julio margaritas and tequila cocktails are the special tonight at Cactus Bar and Grill.
404 S. Wells St.
Dusek's Board and Beer in Pilsen serves up three mini cocktails for $9 and full size Michelada for $8.
1227 W. 18th St.
Frank Sabatini Jr.
Hash House a Go Go features special margaritas such as strawberry basil and jalapeno watermelon.
1212 N. State St.
Kit Kat Lounge in Lakeview features $5 margaritas made with Lunazul tequila. You can also snack on tacos before its Divas show at 7:30 p.m.
3700 N. Halsted St.
Mas will have $2 tacos available after 9 p.m. Pair it with their watermelon margaritas.
800 W. Washington Blvd.
Randolph Tavern has $10 chile relleno, $4 carnitas tacos, $10 Coronita buckets, $5 Modelo drafts and $8 margaritas.
188 W. Randolph St.
State and Lake Chicago Tavern serves up "Tavern tacos" with avocado puree, cabbage slaw, cilantro lime vinaigrette and wood-grilled salsa. 32-ounce Coronas run for just $10 as well.
201 N. State St.
Taco Joint locations in Lincoln Park and River North take $5 off of Taco Joint margaritas and serve a $5 beer and tequila shot special.
1969 N. Halsted St. (Lincoln Park) and 158 W. Ontario St. (River North)
Margaritas and burritos are just $6 at the Tavern on Little Fort.
4128 N. Lincoln Ave.