How to Cinco de Mayo at Home in Austin
Cinco de Mayo won't be the same this year without the big parties and social gatherings but with a little help from our friends, we're bringing the party home!
Local restaurants are cooking up our favorite dishes for take-out, creating cocktail kits, and hosting virtual fiestas.
Top Take Out for Cinco de Mayo
There is no shortage of great Mexican food and cocktails in Austin. Here we'll highlight the best and some of our favorites too!
1. ATX Cocina
Pick up "Meals and Margs on the Go" from their curbside menu. Includes guest favorites such as the sopes, queso fundido, al pastor tacos, carne asada and seafood offerings. Their Margarita Kit allows customers to create the beloved Margaritas de la Casa in their own home. Available Monday - Saturday from 4-8 p.m. Orders can be placed online or by calling (512) 263-2322.
2. The Peached Tortilla
Family Meals featuring your choice of tacos, coconut cardamom rice, Japanese street corn, chips and guacamole for $65 via Curbside only. Don't forget your favorite MARGARITA DE PEACHED KIT (serves 8) 50 tequila (375 ml), spicy margarita mix, habanero salt, lime $50 ... just the margarita de peached mix for $20.
3. El Alma
Cinco De Mayo En Casa Kit + Margarita Mixes & Full Family Meal options. Call in or order online.
Take out & Curbside Pick Up available through call in and online ordering, every day 7am-8pm. Delivery is also available through Favor.
5. El Chilito
Family Taco Night package feeds 4-6 people and includes 2 pounds of your choice of filling, warm flour or corn tortillas, white rice, black beans, pico de gallo, onions and cilantro. The Manor and 7th Street locations are also offering beer by the can or 6-pack, plus frozen sangria to-go. All locations serve their full menu with online ordering for pickup or delivery daily from 8am to 8pm.
In addition to great eats around town, Republic Square will host it's first Virtual Cinco de Mayo with an all-day online fiesta!
Virtual market by Frida Friday ATX + live music by Las Valentinas & DJ Chorizo Funk & happy hour with Dulce Vida Tequila and Barbecue Wife.
Sponsored by 44 East (Intracorp Homes) in partnership with Frida Friday ATX
Other cool things happening . . .
#CincoToGo enter for your chance to have Jose Cuervo pick up your tab. They're paying for thousands of to-go orders when you order from a local Mexican restaurant. To enter, tweet your receipt to @JoseCuerve and make sure you use the hashtags #CincotoGo and #CuervoContest. They are randomly choosing winners everyday. Winners will receive the reimbursement via Venmo. See the details on their Instagram page.
The Three Amigos Cinco De Mayo Package
12 DRINK PACKAGE
Your Delivery Includes:
- A 750ML bottle of the tequila of your choice
- A 8oz bottle of the spicy margarita fresh ingredients batched for 4 cocktails
- A 8oz bottle of the strawberry margarita fresh ingredients batched for 4 cocktails
- A 8oz bottle of the classic margarita fresh ingredients batched for 4 cocktails
- A jigger to help you measure out each cocktail
- A menu with instructions on how to mix your cocktail
- 4 high-quality Sourced branded plastic cups
- A tote bag with everything packaged up inside
Grab your quarantine amigos and celebrate Cinco De Mayo with their three delicious margaritas! Whether you like spicy, sweet, or you like the good ole stand by of some lime juice and a little agave, they have it all!