Cue up the mariachi band—Cinco de Mayo is fast approaching.
The celebration of Mexican heritage on May 5 is sometimes mistaken for Mexico’s Independence Day. However, Cinco de Mayo actually commemorates the Battle of Puebla, a turning point in Mexican history and freedom.
In the U.S., it is celebrated by observing Mexican culture through food, drinks and dancing. If you are looking for a fiesta with margaritas, live bands and authentic food, read on for the best places to celebrate Cinco de Mayo in the Burke area.
- Cafe Rio
- El Pueblo Spanish
- Anita's New Mexico Style
- Chipotle Mexican Grill
- Hopsfrog Grille
TELL US: Where do you plan to celebrate on May 5? Share in the comments below!