1229 West 6th St.
Cleveland, Ohio 44113
Hours: Thurs to Sat – 9 p.m. to 2:30am
On a holiday designated for the Mexican tradition, you don’t have to look much further than Tequila Ranch if you are looking for a place to party the night away—the name says it all. Located in the Warehouse District downtown, this club is packed to the gill every weekend as thousands of people flood West 6th Street ready for a good time. On special holidays such as Cinco De Mayo, it doesn’t matter if it’s a weekend or a Monday night, Tequila Ranch will have the party hopping with a line at the door. With two floors, each holding a full service bar, there is plenty of space to explore the festivities. The wide selection of tequila makes this club the perfect location for a Mexican fiesta. And with Cinco de Mayo specials added to their regular selection, you will be sure to get a taste of Mexico. If that’s not enough to leave you in a state of fulfillment, you can hop on the mechanical bull and take a ride, or watch as your friends try to hold on. This is a 21 and older establishment, so be sure to bring your ID.
Zocalo Mexican Grill & Tequileria
2071 East 4th St.
Cleveland, Ohio 44115
Hours: Mon to Thurs – 11:30 a.m. to 10 p.m., Fri to Sat – 11:30 a.m. to 12 a.m.
Located on Cleveland’s East 4th Walking Street, Zocalo Mexican Grill & Tequileria offers a more up-scale, relaxed environment to celebrate Cinco De Mayo. If you’re looking to escape the craziness that will fill the Warehouse District, but still want to be part of the party, this is the place for you. Zocalo’s offers the largest selection of tequila and Mexican beer in the city. The bright colors and decorations of traditional Mexican décor and incredibly friendly hospitality will take you south of the border without ever leaving Cleveland. If the weather decides to cooperate and Cinco de Mayo is blessed with warm temperatures and sunshine, the front wall will disappear opening up into the patio and extending the party into the street. Watch out for the friendly servers as they deliver their Cinco De Mayo specials with buckets of Corona and trays of tequila shots.
3120 Bridge Ave.
Cleveland, Ohio 44113
Hours: Mon to Thurs – 11 a.m. to 10 p.m., Fri – 11 a.m. to 11 p.m., Sat – 9 a.m. to 11 p.m., Sun – 9 a.m. to 10 p.m. (Bar open daily until 1 a.m.)
On a sharp corner in the middle of Ohio City sits a small establishment with a big world feel that will certainly be hopping on Cinco De Mayo. Johnny Mango’s will be serving up the feel of the Mexican people with fresh dishes, a great atmosphere and killer margaritas. As you walk in the door you will undoubtedly be greeted by the colorful charm of the place mixed with the sound of laughter and good conversation. Grab a seat at the bar, one of the colorful tables, or head right on out to the patio. With margaritas that will put some fire in your step, your Cinco De Mayo celebration will be filled with smiles. Or if you’re really feeling bold, hit The Napoleon or The El Diablo—martini-style margarita concoctions that leave out the fillers. With daily adjustments to the grains, vegetables and beans, Cinco De Mayo will be treated with the tradition of Mexico’s kitchens—fresh and satisfying. Johnny Mango’s will make Cinco de Mayo a testament to good flavor and good times.