Photo By: Krizia Loechle
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6 Cinco de Mayo Spots to Sip on Smooth Tequila and Pretend You Know How to Salsa

I’d Clink to That!

Written By: LOCALE Editors Cinco de Mayo Events

No need to thank us, but we gathered your must-sip cocktails for Cinco de Mayo throughout Southern California. Stop by these restaurants with your clique for a damn good time.

Cinco de Mayo Events

San Diego

This One’s For Yuzu

Order This: Haru

Japanese for “spring,” the Haru cocktail has Milagro Silver Tequila, lime juice, honey syrup, pinch of salt, rosemary spring and orange bitters. This new hotspot is a must-visit all year round, but on Cinco de Mayo, celebrate with one of these in hand.

Cloak & Petal
1953 India St
San Diego, CA 92101

Cinco de Mayo Events

Give Me Some Sugar

Order This: Mexican Candy Margarita

Get your sweet fix with this marg. Milagro Silver Tequila, watermelon juice, Tajin chili salt, fresh-squeezed lime juice and muddled jalapeño make for the ultimate Instagram-worthy cocktail. Plus, Señor Grubby’s host their annual Cinco de Mayo Parking Lot Party & Team Olympics, so make sure to join in on the fun!

Señor Grubby’s
377 Carlsbad Village Dr
Carlsbad, CA


Los Angeles

Sashay, Olé!

Order This: Girl’s Just Wanna Have Fun

Rooftops, views and sweet sips. These are all things that not only make for a great Instagram shot, but also an amazing Cinco de Mayo soirée!

Mama Shelter
6500 Selma Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90028


Orange County

Hola to the Weekend

Order This: The Bungalow Margarita

This Cinco de Mayo, head to The Bungalow for a trend-setting celebration! Cool off with an ice-cold margarita and kick back their patio or play pool in the front room.

The Bungalow
21058 Pacific Coast Hwy
Huntington Beach, CA 92648


Sip With a View

Order This: The Silver Surfer

What’s better than celebrating Cinco de Mayo only a few steps from the sea? Make your way to The Deck on Laguna Beach and unwind from the work week with a cocktail in hand and the beach as your view.

The Deck on Laguna Beach
627 Sleepy Hollow Ln
Laguna Beach, CA 92651


Palm Springs

Margs Under the Stars

Order This: “The Skinny Margarita”

With three outdoor patios and live music everyday, spend this Cinco de Mayo dancing the night away under the stars! Sit on the Terraza for an intimate date night, groove on the Palapa patio (complete with dance floor and outdoor bar) or hang with your family on the Cantina terrace.

Las Casuelas Terraza
222 S Palm Canyon Dr
Palm Springs, CA 92262

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