Cinco de Mayo is Tuesday, May 5th, and to help celebrate restaurants nationwide are offering food and drinks specials.

Here’s a list of what everyone from Taco Bell to Chipotle’s is offering, plus some local NYC specials.


Taco Bell: Participating Taco Bell locations are giving away one free sausage or bacon biscuit taco per customer from 7-11 A.M (EST).

Applebee’s: kids meals are 99¢ from 4-10 P.M. (EST) and appetizers are 1/2 price after 10 P.M. (EST)

Chevy’s: Chevy’s will have drink specials all day long- prices vary by location.

Moe’s Southwest Grill: A free T-shirt will be given to the first 50 customers at Moe’s across the U.S. and their Atlanta location will be offering a burrito, chips and  salsa for $5 all day long.

Chili’s: Chili’s is offering up a great deal: buy one adult entree and get either a free appetizer, free dessert or free kids’ meal with these printable coupons.  This offer is good until May 7.

Sonic Drive-in: Get 1/2 price drinks and slushies all day at any Sonic Drive-in, no coupons needed.

Chipotle: Chipotle has published their famous guacamole recipe to help you celebrate at home.  Get the recipe here.

Baja Fresh Mexican Grill: Order $100 or more worth of food and get a free 8-ounce serving of guacamole and chips and an order of churros.

NYC Specials

Cinco de Mayo Mex Fest at The Seaport (212- 724-3900): Pier 16 is having a Mexican-themed food truck festival from 12-7 P.M. (EST).  Call to get a $5 ticket, which is good for  a sombrero and  ticket voucher that can be redeemed for 1 Beer, 1

Margarita, 1 Shot of Tequila, 1 Michelada or 2 Tacos.  If you purchase a ticket on site it is $8.

Dos Caminos: The Mexican eatery and lunge is offering $5 margarita’s – their NYC location also has an all-female mariachi band .

Maya: This NYC restaurant is offering a “Bottomless Margarita Brunch.”  For $43 you get unlimited shared plates at brunch, as well as cocktails.

 Crema Restaurant: This NYC restaurant will have an extended happy hour, from 4-9 P.M. (EST).

Besito: You can participate in a Patron Tequila tasting from 3-6 p.M (EST) – part of each patron’s bill will go to help Mexican children by  providing meals to kids in Mexico.

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