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Where to Celebrate Cinco de Mayo

There are plenty of ways to celebrate Cinco de Mayo in Reno Tahoe! Enjoy drink specials at the Grand Sierra Pool and food specials at Uno Mas. And what Cinco de Mayo celebration would be complete without a refreshing margarita? Whether you like yours on the rocks or blended, quench your thirst at one of these favorite local restaurants.

Miguel’s Mexican Food

Home to great Mexican food and even better drinks, Miguel’s Mexican Food is one of Reno’s go-to places for an awesome margarita. Want a break from the traditional margarita? Try one of their fruit margaritas available in strawberry, mango, peach or guava. Their hand-crafted skinny margarita is made with fresh lime juice, a shot of El Jimador tequila and a shot of agavero orange liquor. Visit them in Reno’s Midtown or their newest location in the Summit Sierra Shopping Center.

Murrieta’s Mexican Restaurant & Cantina

Murrieta’s Mexican Restaurant & Cantina is the perfect place to enjoy a celebratory drink on Cinco de Mayo! They make an awesome house margarita but have many other refreshing flavors to choose from. Try Murrieta’s happy hour starting at 2 p.m. on Monday – Friday. They have two locations, in Reno and Sparks.

Mari Chuy’s Mexican Kitchen

Mari Chuy’s Mexican Kitchen offers authentic cuisine for lunch and dinner at Sticks in Midtown. They offer a wide selection of house margaritas, as well as a variety of Mexican beer, but are best known for their spicy jalapeno margarita. Stop by on a warm day and enjoy al fresco style dining while sipping a refreshing drink and satisfying your hunger with a selection of appetizers or one of their specialty items.

Chihuahua’s Cantina & Grill

Carlillos Cocina

Get an early start to your Cinco De Mayo celebrations with one of the best breakfasts in town at Carlillos Cocina. The portions are large and the food delicious. Both the Breakfast Burrito and Chile Relleno are fan favorites.


Located in The Jessee Hotel, Estella is the go-to place for Tacos and Mezcal. This modern Mexican Cantina is the perfect place to gather your friends for Cinco De Mayo festivities. Plus, you’re bound to enjoy it so much you’ll keep coming back time and again.

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