When Mexico celebrates, we celebrate with them. The U.S. would not be what it is today without the support of Mexico’s great citizens. Cinco de Mayo is a great time to revel in all Mexico has to offer and celebrate the country and all it’s added to our own! Restaurants and bars on Myrtle Avenue are more than ready for this celebration:
Don’t like to cook and clean?
Myrtle Avenue is the home of the best Mexican restaurants in Brooklyn. From the best burritos to the best guacamole and of course, margaritas and sangria Myrtle Ave restaurants offer a very authentic and Mexican experience, plus you support a local business. Here are our recommendations:
(718) 636-8878, 568 Myrtle Ave
Los Pollitos III
(347) 353-8276, 499 Myrtle Avenue
This year Los Pollitos III is having a big celebration with live DJ, Los Generales Tequila & El Tinieblo Mezcal from 4pm to 6pm
Fort Greene Taqueria
(646) 921 3513154 Carlton Ave.
(718) 398 1459, 511 Myrtle Ave.
Enjoy their happy hour the entire day and authentic tacos, quesadillas, and tortas.
(718) 623-9016, 472 Myrtle Ave
Villa Pancho is offering their very famous three special tacos.
Para todo mal Mezcal, para todo bien tambien!
Mezcal or Tequila? You choose, both are the right way to go, but where to buy them? isn’t it Mezcal too exotic and hard to find? Do you need help discovering which one would you like to use for your celebration? We have the experts on Myrtle Avenue that can help you to decide:
Myrtle Wines: From tequila Blanco to reposado and cucumber jalapeño tequila, Myrtle Wines has a unique menu for those who like to try new things (347) 244 0015
Pratt Wine & Liquors: Our local Clinton Hill liquor store offers a variety of classic tequilas (718) 522 3470, 180 Washington Ave.
Gnarly Vines: YES, you can find Mezcal de pechuga de Oaxaca here, plus if you are lucky you may find some Mexican wines from Valle de Guadalupe because, yes, Mexico also produces wine. (718) 797 3183, 350 Myrtle Avenue (between Carlton & Adelphi)
Philip’s Liquors: Local spirits shop, with bottles and cases available at affordable prices. 10% off cases and for seniors. Free delivery available. (718) 625 1987, 403 Myrtle Ave.
Klevor Liquors: Head here for a gigantic inventory of wines and liquors. (718) 875 399, 343 Myrtle Ave.
Dance, Dance, Dance:
We all agree that a party is not a party without music but you need to get Mexican music to get it right. This year we have curated a 5 de Mayo playlist for you so you can start dancing NOW.
If you are starting the party at home this is definitely for you. From today and until May 5th, all bar supplies at Indulge Kitchen will be 15% off. Get Jiggers, Glasses, Margarita rimmers, citrus juicers, bottle openers, and stoppers. Wine decanters, strainers, syrups and bitters, and ice molds. Whatever can be used to make those margaritas! Hurry up!
Let us know on your social networks how are you going to celebrate 5 de Mayo this year, and don’t forget to tag us (@myrtleavebklyn) and tag #MyrtleAve business.