Happy Cinco de Mayo. Here are a couple Cinco de Mayo restaurant events. For additional events or pub crawls – CLICK HERE. Be sure to visit our Culinary Page for other restaurant suggestions. Of course we have a LOT more on our sister site EatTravelGo.com – see the Destinations Section, Eat/Drink Page for staff picks or for restaurant reviews, see the Stories Section, Dining/Drinking Page.


Qué Padre, the Pacific Palisades popular modern Mexican restaurant located in Palisades Village hosts a Cinco de Mayo Celebration on Friday, May 5, 2023. The party will run from 12:00 Noon to 9:00 pm featuring The Smoke Label artisan smoked Blanco and Reposado Tequila Tastings, Coronita Buckets, Cervezas, Qué Padre Cocktails, Signature Margaritas, Tequila Flights, and Executive Chef Isaias Peña’s full Modern Mexican Menu and signature dessert!

In addition to Tequila Tastings, Qué Padre will also be serving $20 Coronita Buckets and $5.00 Cervezas, as well as Qué Padre Cocktails, Signature Margaritas, and Tequila Flights. Executive Chef Isaias Peña’s full Modern Mexican Menu and signature TacosCarne Asada, Grilled Chicken, Carnitas, Beef Birria, Mushroom, Shrimp, Fish and Al Pastor – will also be available. And don’t forget to indulge in Chef Peña’s Mexican Chocolate Churros for dessert!

Qué Padres Chilaquiles; photo by Richard Bilow

Qué Padre will be celebrating Cinco De Mayo on Friday, May 5th, 2023, from 12:00 noon to 9:00 pm. For more information about Qué Padre or to make reservations on Cinco de Mayo, please call 310.461.8226 directly or visit the website; Qué Padre, 15203 Palisades Village Lane, Pacific Palisades, CA 90272; https://www.quepadretacos.com/

Also on the Westside…Join the fun at Greenleaf Venice for Cinco de Mayo on Friday, May 5, 2023 from 4-9pm.

Enjoy Live music/DJ; 3 tacos + a premium margarita for $20; First 50 guests to purchase tickets have the chance to win a Fiesta Party Pack which includes a Taco Bar & Margarita Growler for 12 people; and spirit sampling from Nosotros.

The Cinco de Mayo event runs from 4:00pm – 9:00pm; Greenleaf Venice, 1239 Abbot Kinney Blvd., Venice, CA 90291; https://www.eatdrinkgreenleaf.com/locations/venice

Casita Del Campo will be celebrating Cinco de Mayo as well. Celebrating 61 years on May 15, 2023, this restaurant has a long standing tradition of providing the best authentic Mexican food to its loyal customers. Enjoy your favorite cocktail for Cinco de Mayo at Casita Del Campo.


The Cocktails of Casita Del Campo

Grab your friends and kick-off the party with an irresistible Pomegranate Margarita comprised of tequila, fresh squeezed lime juice, a splash of Triple sec, pomegranate juice, and fresh pomegranate garnish. Countless Margaritas, a fun atmosphere and authentic Mexican food will make for a fun-filled fiesta at Casita Del Campo!

Be sure to make a reservation as the restaurant is quite popular. Casita Del Campo, 1920 Hyperion Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90027; 323.662.4255; http://www.CasitaDelCampo.net