This Thursday is May 5 so it is almost time to start celebrating Cinco de Mayo.
Here are a few places for tequilas and tacos in the southland:
El Chayo in Hollywood will treat guests to live music, street corn, tacos, and Mezcal cocktails from 4 p.m. till closing time.
Plan Check Kitchen and Bar in downtown, Fairfax, and Sawtelle locations will offer Mexican twists on classic favorites such as the cheeseburger Machismo with habanero cheese and the pimento grilled cheese with bacon. Other tasty dishes con especia served will include jalapeño escabeche, fried onions, and tacos hamburguesa, and of course a selection of special Cinco de Mayo cocktails will be availiable.
Las Perlas in downtown LA will be serving homemade tacos, live music, $6 margaritas, and $10 palomas from 5 p.m. to 2 a.m.
BOA Steakhouse in West Hollywood and Santa Monica will be serving grilled chicken tortas and specialty cocktails including an Oaxaca Smoke with mezcal and grand marnier and a Sunset Heat with Patron tequila, serrano pepper, and pomegranate.
Casa Vega is hosting a Cinco de Mayo celebration with a photo booth and props, specialty cocktails, and its tacos and tequila throwback Thursday celebration.
Vegas locations of Borracha (Green Valley Ranch) and Libre (Red Rock) are hosting Cinco de Mayo celebrations including Mexican inspired dishes and specialty drinks.
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