It’s not just a regular Friday today: it’s Cinco de Mayo! Celebrate the weekend at these Mexican joints in Manila. Before you get started on the tequila shots and margaritas, you need to fill up on all your Mexican food favorites.
There are plenty of bar chow dishes that you need to try: soft tacos, crunchy tostadas, piles of cheesy nachos, and deep-fried chimichangas!
1 Soft tacos at El Chupacabra
El Chupacabra has an extensive taco menu for you to choose from. This Friday, you can get a classic margarita and a taco for 100 pesos only! Isn’t Cinco de Mayo great?
El Chupacabra is located at 5782 Felipe St. Poblacion, Makati.
2 Deep-fried chimichangas at Agave
Celebrate the weekend with a buy one, get one free Corono beer promo this Friday. Order this cheese-covered deep-fried chimichanga while you’re at it, too. You will need it!
Agave is located at Bonifacio High Street, 9th Avenue, Bonifacio Global City.
3 Tuna tostadas at La Chinesca
La Chinesca’s tuna tostada is topped with Doubanjiang mayo, lime and orange, onions, and peanuts. They also have beef tostadas topped with seared lengua. Both are definitely worth the trip to the South.
La Chinesca is located at 248 Aguirre Avenue, BF Homes, Parañaque.
4 Tortilla lasagna at Taqueria 101
Who wouldn’t love digging into this melty bowl of tortilla lasagna? You will need it before you down those Cuervo shots!
Taqueria 101 is located at 101 Doña Soledad Avenue, Betterliving Subdivision, Parañaque.
5 Nachos at Silantro Fil-Mex Cantina
These nachos are perfect for sharing with friends! They are topped with all the favorites: beef, salsa, cheese, and chili!
Silantro has locations in 75 East Capitol Drive Kapitolyo, Pasig, U.P. Town Center, and ATC Corporate Center.
6 Chimichangas in Guisados
On May 5, Guisados is serving up a special treat: buy one, get one free chimichangas. Tell all your friends!
Guisados is located at #1 Salinglahi Homes Congressional Ext. Brgy. Culiat, Quezon City.