Cinco de Mayo Roundup

Written by on May 1, 2012 in Events - No comments

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Cinco de Mayo, while not even a national holiday in Mexico, is for some reason celebrated with enthusiasm in Central Ohio. So here are some parties taking place this Saturday, May 5:

Park Street Cantina
10am-2am. All-you-can-eat taco and fajita bar. $7 pitchers and $3 shots specials.
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Adobe Gilas
12pm-2am. $5 house maragaritas, $2 tequila shooters, $12 Dos Equis buckets. Live entertainment 12pm-2am.
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South Campus Gateway
• Mad Mex: 9am-2pm. Breakfast Mex at Mad Mex, $5 22oz Dos Equis Drafts and $1 off all Mexican bottles.
• Kildare’s: $3 well margaritas, $4 Cuervo margaritas and shots, $5 Patron margaritas and shots, $4 Makers Mark Mint Juleps (because May 5th is also the Kentucky Derby), $15 buckets of Corona, $3 Big Gingers and $5 Big Bombs. DJ starting at 10pm
• Ugly Tuna Saloona: $15 Fiesta Fishbowls, $2 Long Islands and $3 Pounders. Live music from 6pm-2am.
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Camelot Cellars
12-11pm. Frozen Strawberry Margarita and Frozen Mint Mojitos made from white wine
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And if you just want to shoot some tequila and stuff your face with nachos, you can always celebrate at these local mexican restaurants, some of which will probably have specials:

Cabo Cocina, 6125 Riverside Drive, (614) 792.9190, hdrestaurants.com/cabo
Cantina Laredo, 8791 Lyra Dr., Polaris, (614) 781-1139, cantinalaredo.com
Cazuela’s Grill, 2247 N High St, (614) 884-0755, cazuelasgrillrestaurant.com
Chile Verde Cafe, 4852 Sawmill Rd, (614) 442-6630, chileverdecafe.com
Cuco’s Taqueria, 2162 Henderson Rd, (614) 538-8701, cucostaqueria.com
El Vaquero, multiple locations, vaquerorestaurant.com
Fiesta Jalisco, 2640 E Dublin Granville Rd, (614) 890-2666, fiestajalisco.com
La Casita, 1355 Bethel Rd, (614) 457-0823, lacasitamexgrill.com
La Fogata, 790 North High Street, (614) 294-7656, lafogatagrill.net

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