Tempe Celebrates Cinco de Mayo

How is it that Cinco de Mayo lands on Taco Tuesday this year, yet we are expected to stay home? Times have most certainly changed, but that doesn’t mean the celebration has to end. This year, commemorate Cinco de Mayo by ordering delivery or curbside pick-up from your favorite Tempe restaurant. Let’s make an effort to celebrate while keeping our distance, so this, too, can soon be in the distance.

Downtown Tempe

Loco Patron Mexican Grill
222 S Mill Ave., Tempe, AZ 85281 | (480) 699- 0922
Who doesn’t love a marg to-go? Loco Parton is offering margaritas to-go with every meal. Ask for the to-go pouch, basically and adult Capri Sun, and they will fill it with your drink of choice. Maragarita boxes are also available. Each box comes with 1 liter of Jose Cuervo Tradicional, Loco Fresh Squeezed Marg mix with three limes, and chips and house salsa. Party box serves 1-10 people. Check their Instagram and website for additional details. 

Fuzzy’s Taco Shop
414 S. Mill Ave., Tempe, AZ | (480) 968-8226.
Fuzzy’s Taco Shop has beeritas and margaritas available for take-out. Food must be included with any off-premise alcohol orders. Must show valid ID. 

C.A.S.A. Tempe
5 E. 6th St, Tempe, AZ 85281| ((480) 557-8226
C.A.S.A. Tempe has Mexican beer and buckets available to-go with the purchase of any food! Check out their website for take-out options like their mac + cheese burrito or one of their delicious tacos. Visit their Instagram for more information.

Macayo’s Depot Cantina
300 S. Ash Ave., Tempe, AZ 85281 | (480) 966-6677
Macayo’s Depot Cantina celebrates #CincoDeMacayo, May 1st through the 5th with various drink and food specials to-go:
Margaritas To Go! | All drinks must be with the purchase of food | Must Be 21 Years or Older to Purchase⁠
$8 12 oz. Bottles of Shareable Macayo’s Margaritas |Pour over ice and enjoy 2 full glasses!⁠
$30 6-Packs of 12 oz. Bottles ⁠
Check their Instagram for daily food specials.

Mr. Mesquite Taqueria
505 S. Mill Ave., Tempe, AZ 85281 | (480) 550-7052
Take-out special of two tacos (your choice of meat) and rice and beans for $5 (that’s half off!)
Delivery also available through Uber Eats, Grub Hub and Postmates.

Pedal Haus
730 S. Mill Ave., Tempe, AZ 85281 | (480) 314-2337
Growlers and margaritas are available for take-out. This offer is only available for pick-up orders, not delivery. Enjoy the Haus Margarita for $12 and Watermelon Margairta for $14. Two Margs per bottle. For every $10 you spend, receive a $5 gift certificate that can be used when Pedal Haus reopens. 

Zipp’s Sports Grill
690 S. Mill Ave., Tempe, AZ 85281 | (480) 404-7255 | Downtown Tempe Location
1860 E. Warner Rd., Tempe, AZ 85284 | (480) 782-8877 | South Tempe Location
Zipp’s Sports Grill is now offering a “ZipaRona” to-go kit now through May 7th! What’s a “ZipaRona” you may ask? I’ll tell you. Buy two 32oz Zipparitas ($15 each) & get a 6-pack of Coronitas for $6. Put them together and make your own “ZippaRona”! This can make SEVERAL drinks, and be kept in your freezer to save for later.
*Not available for delivery. Must purchase food to order alcohol to-go. Available while supplies last. $2 extra to add flavor. Check their Instagram account for additional details.

Taco Bell Cantina
423 S. Mill Ave., Tempe, AZ 85281
Take-out and delivery available through, Seamless and Grubhub.

Tempe Marketplace

Barrio Queen
31 S. McClintock Dr., Tempe, AZ 85281 | (480) 912-4052
This Cinco de Mayo, enjoy $2 tacos, family packs, and margarita kits to-go at Barrio Queen from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.(excludes third party deliveries). Check out their Instagram account to get more information.

California Pizza Kitchen 
2000 E. Rio Salado Pkwy. #1253, Tempe, AZ 85281 | (480) 967-0498
Enjoy taco meal kits & fresh agave lime margaritas to-go from CPK market. Call ahead or order online through their website for carry-out or delivery. Minimum delivery order $20. Gift cards available online.

Bar Louie
2000 E. Rio Salado Pkwy., #1220, Tempe, AZ 85281| (480) 658-1600
Celebrate Cinco de Mayo at Bar Louie — Cabo style! Located inside Tempe Marketplace, Bar Louie will feature $5 Nacho Crunch Burgers, $5 Strawberry & Dos Sauza margaritas, and $79 margarita cocktail kits.

Bar Louie Takeout

Lucille’s Smokehouse Bar-B- Que
2030 E Rio Salado Pkwy, Tempe, AZ 85281| (480) 966-7427
From now through May 5th, enjoy $15 classic caddy & watermelon margaritas or choose 4 cocktails for $40.

South Tempe

Ghost Ranch: Modern Southwest Cuisine
1006 E. Warner Rd. #102-103, Tempe, AZ 85284 | (480) 474-4328
Open Tuesday-Saturday 4 p.m. – 8 p.m. for carry-out (while supplies last), Ghost Ranch is now offering Prickly Pear Frozé to-go. This drink blends quality blanco tequila with rosé, prickly pear and lime. This fan favorite can be described as “a frozen margarita that fell in love with a glass of cold rosé and had the most perfect, well-balanced, cocktail baby.” Orders will need to be called in and payment will be received at pick-up. Visit their Instagram page to view current take-out options and happy hour specials.

La Fonda Mexican Restaurant & Cantina
1831 E. Baseline Rd., Tempe, AZ 85283 | (480) 966-8001
Open for take-out and delivery (GrubHub, Uber Eats, Postmates and Door Dash). For the best deal and free chips and salsa, order directly by calling (480) 966-8001. Open noon to 8 p.m. every day. See the website for Cinco de Mayo to-go specials including $3 house margaritas, $6 Cancun margaritas and Cadillac or Grande House Margaritas for $9 and $4 street tacos.

Serrano’s Mexican Restaurant
6440 S. Rural Rd., Tempe, AZ 85283 | (480) 345-0044
Serrano’s is open for curbside pickup and delivery through UberEats, DoorDash or Postmates. Serrano’s is offering family packs, alcohol to-go and other specials – see their website for details. All orders come with a complimentary serving of chips, salsa and bean dip. Additionally, Serrano’s Mexican Restaurants recently launched a “Burritos for Badges” donation program as a way for the community to come together and provide meals to our first responders, including police, fire and medical professionals.

101 E. Baseline Rd., Tempe, AZ 85283 | (480) 839-8226
314 S. Rural Rd., Tempe, AZ 85281 | (480) 446-8226
All locations are open for take-out orders and to-go margaritas. Place orders via phone or website, the Someburros app or via Door Dash. They are also offering some of their favorite menu items frozen and in bulk so you can enjoy them when you’re ready.  On Cinco de Mayo, enjoy $2.25 Crispy Tacos all day long! Check their Instagram page for additional details.

Off the Beaten Path

Manuel’s Mexican Restaurant & Cantina
2350 E. Southern Ave. #1, Tempe, AZ 85282 | (480) 897-0025
Open every day 11 a.m. – 8 p.m. for take-out, curbside and delivery. Order online through their website. Enjoy $10.99 Taco, Enchilada, Rice and Beans Mon. and Tues. Call to order margaritas, sangria or beer. Pick up with valid ID. Gift cards available to purchase.

Devil’s Advocate
955 E. University Dr., Tempe, AZ 85281 | (480) 921-2585
Devil’s Advocate is a cool sports bar offering quality food along with a bundle of amazing drinks specials. On Cinco de Mayo, they are offering free to-go tacos and (penny) margaritas starting at noon! Check their Instagram for more information!

Rosita’s Fine Mexican Food
960 W. University Dr., Tempe, AZ 85281 | (480) 966-0852
Rosita’s currently has take-out, including family packs, curbside pick-up and catering services available. Also, get their famous margaritas to-go.  Open 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Susie’s Mexican Cafe 
2405 E. University Dr., Tempe, AZ 85281 | (480) 966-7091
Take-out and delivery available via Postmates and Doordash. Margaritas and other cocktails are available to-go.

Social Hall
715 S. McClintock Dr., Tempe, AZ 85281 |  (480) 747-3851
Open for take-out and delivery from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m., Social Hall “took some of your favorite items, reduced the prices, and made as many vegetarian options as possible”. Check out their to-go drinks like their 36oz Moscow Mules and margaritas. Choose between the house margarita or the spicy strawberry margarita for $18. Each comes with 9oz of booze in them! Order online and check their Instagram for details. 

For a full list of restaurants open for delivery or curbside service, visit our website.

Alicia Griffith
Written Alicia Griffith

Alicia is an ASU Alumna and Tucson native who is unapologetically herself. When she is not sharing her passion for Tempe, she is a devoted dog mom and reality TV enthusiast who has a weakness for charcuterie boards and wine!