Gut Check's Guide to Drinko Cinco de Mayo in St. Louis: 26 Food and Drink Specials

Jennifer Silverberg
Street tacos -- small tacos with your choice of meat, in this case, beef tongue -- at Siete Luminaries, one of the restaurant's Cinco de Mayo specials.

Maya Cafe (2726 Sutton Avenue, Maplewood; 314-781-4774): Maya Cafe is celebrating Cinco de Mayo (or "Maya") Sunday, May 5, with an art festival, live music and food and drink specials. Free and open to the public.

Milagro Modern Mexican (20 Allen Avenue, Webster Groves; 314-962-4300): Milagro will be business as usual this weekend, with (weather permitting) the patio open. Its one nod to Cinco de Mayo will be a $6 sixteen-ounce house margarita special.

Mi Ranchito (887 Kingsland Avenue, University City, 314-863-1880): Mi Ranchito is celebrating Cinco de Mayo with drink specials all day: $3 Sauza tequila shots, $14.99 Lime-a-Rita pitchers and $15 buckets of beer. Sunday, May 5, from 11 a.m. to 12 a.m. Free and open to the public.

Nachomama's (9643 Manchester Road Rock Hill; 314-961-9110): Though normally closed on Sundays, Nachomama's will be open on Sunday, May 5, for CInco de Mayo. Its patio will be open, and its regular food and drink menu will be available all day.

Rosalita's Cantina (1229 Washington Avenue; 314-621-2700): Rosalita's Cantina will be closing down Washington Avenue between Tucker and 14th Street for a two-day Cinco de Mayo celebration on Saturday, May 4, and Sunday, May 5. There will be a large tent party with tables and an outdoor bar, live music, drink and food specials including house margaritas, beer, tacos and burritos and activities like a petting zoo and face-painting.

Senor Pique (14870 Manchester Road; 636-394-3455): Z107.7 FM will be broadcasting live, and there will be live music from Super Majik Robots from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. on Sunday, May 5. Bacardi, Cazadores and Corona girls will be partying at the fiesta, which begins at 11 a.m. and includes food and drink specials, live music, giveaways, prizes, a balloon artist and a dunk booth. Free and open to the public.

Siete Luminarias (2818 Cherokee Street; 314-932-1333): Siete Luminarias is particpating in Cherokee Street's Cinco de Mayo festival, offering specials on margaritas, Mexican beers and its street tacos, and much more, on Saturday, May 5, from 11 a.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Vida Mexican Kitchen y Cantina (1137 St. Louis Galleria): Vida is celebrating Cinco de Mayo with a three-day party from Friday, May 3, to Sunday, May 5, with $2 street tacos, $3 Corona bottles and Mexican drafts and $4 Cinco margaritas all weekend.

Location Info



Amigos Cantina

120 W. Jefferson St., Kirkwood, MO

Category: Restaurant

Atomic Cowboy

4140 Manchester Ave., St. Louis, MO

Category: General

Carniceria Latino Americana

2800 Cherokee St., St. Louis, MO

Category: General

Chimichanga's Mexican Restaurant

5425 S. Grand Blvd., St. Louis, MO

Category: Restaurant

Don Carlos Restaurant

2800 Cherokee St., St. Louis, MO

Category: Restaurant

El Paisano-South City

3315 Watson Road, St. Louis, MO

Category: Restaurant

El Torito Supermercado

2753 Cherokee St., St. Louis, MO

Category: General

Garduno's Mexican Food

2737 Cherokee St., St. Louis, MO

Category: Restaurant

La Tejana Taqueria

3149 N. Lindbergh Blvd., Maryland Heights, MO

Category: Restaurant

Las Palmas-Maplewood

7356 Manchester, Maplewood, MO

Category: Restaurant

Maya Cafe

2726 Sutton Blvd., Maplewood, MO

Category: General

Milagro Modern Mexican

20 Allen Ave., Webster Groves, MO

Category: Restaurant

Mi Ranchito

887 Kingsland Ave., University City, MO

Category: Restaurant


9643 Manchester Road, Rock Hill, MO

Category: Restaurant

Rosalita's Cantina

1229 Washington Ave., St. Louis, MO

Category: Restaurant

Siete Luminarias - CLOSED

2818 Cherokee St., St Louis, MO

Category: Restaurant

My Voice Nation Help

Now Trending

From the Vault