Save Taco Tuesday for Friday this Cinco de Mayo, because restaurants throughout central Phoenix are serving up some delicious specials to celebrate the holiday. Here are some spots you won’t want to skip out on this year, and if you take part in the drink specials, be sure to download a ride sharing app before you leave the house.
Casa Añejo, 5600 N 7th St.
Celebrating their grand opening May 5, 2017 is 7th Street’s newest trendy culinary destination. Casa Añejo will serve classic Mexican dishes with modern touches and incorporate ingredients from several Valley-owned businesses – like Schreiner’s Sausage – into their dishes. The new restaurant will serve lunch, dinner and… brunch! If you’re looking to try out a new Mexican place, be sure to check out Casa Añejo for their grand opening!
Cinco Phoenix Festival, 200 W Washington St.
If you’re not up to partying after work on Friday, take time to recharge until Cinco Phoenix on Sunday, May 7! From 12 p.m. to 10 a.m., enjoy live music, giveaways and unlimited tacos for the 24th Annual festival. Phoenix Lucha Libre stars will also be in attendance, duking it out for all to revel in. Tickets are on sale now for $5 and are bumped up to $10 at the door.