Many restaurants are celebrating Cinco de Mayo with freebies and deals on food and drinks.
According to History, Cindo de Mayo is “a holiday that celebrates the date of the Mexican army’s May 5, 1862 victory over France at the Battle of Puebla during the Franco-Mexican War.”
It is always best to check with your local chain restaurant to see if it is offering these deals. You might want to check out social media for deals that your local restaurants are offering.
Check out this year’s best freebies and deals at these chains:
7-Eleven: Get 10 mini tacos for $2 now through May 5, if you are a 7Rewards or Speedy Rewards member.
Applebee’s: Order any choice of Applebee’s Handcrafted Burgers, classic fries and a fountain drink for $10.99 now through May 7. No promo code is necessary to claim the deal.
Bar Louie: Get $7 Dos Sauza Margaritas during happy hour on May 5 and 50% off bar bites.
Bubbakoo’s Burritos: Win a free taco kit by either commenting, liking or sharing the brand’s giveaway posts on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter now through May 5. The winner gets a digital gift card to the restaurant.
Buffalo Wild Wings: Get $5 Strawberry Margaritas from 3 to 6 p.m. and $4 Chips and Guacamole from 9 p.m. to close on Cinco de Mayo.
Chevy’s Fresh Mex: This Mexican restaurant chain will offer specials on margaritas, beers, tacos and shots from 3 p.m. to close. Check your local restaurant for specific specials. Restaurant locations will also have live music in their outdoor patios and cantina.
Chili’s: Chili’s will serve $5 margaritas all day to celebrate Cinco de Mayo.
Chipotle: Chipotle is offering free delivery on all orders for this week through May 5 with the code CINCO23. The offer is valid online and through the app.
Hooters: Get Dos Equis XX Big Daddy and Patron shots for $5, shots of El Jimador Silver and Bosscal Mezcal Tequila for $2 and half-off margarita pitchers from now through May 5.
Miller’s Ale House: Get a $2.99 all-day house margarita on Cinco de Mayo only. The deal is not available at Georgia restaurants.
Moe’s Southwest Grill: Get double the points on all purchases made on Cinco de Mayo at select locations. The first 50 customers at each location on Cinco de Mayo will get a free t-shirt.
On The Border: On The Border is offering $6 Cinco ‘Ritas, as well the Gran Papi that features five Mexican dishes in one for $15.99.
Red Lobster: Get a $5 Cinco Rita starting on Cinco de Mayo. This deal is available for dine-in customers at select U.S. locations.
Taco Bell: Get 20% off any Taco Party Pacl from May 5 to May 7 on the Taco Bell App. Those using any delivery apps like DoorDash, Uber Eats, Postmates, or GrubHub can get free Nachos Bell Grande with orders of $20 or more.