Where to order takeout for Cinco de Mayo in Lexington, KY 2020?

Where to order takeout for Cinco de Mayo in Lexington, KY 2020?

Between to-go margaritas and taco specials, you can still celebrate Cinco de Mayo right this year.

Cinco de Mayo is on Tuesday, May 5, 2020.

Photo by Megan McCardwell / ACE

Many Mexican restaurants in Lexington, KY remain open and aren’t letting the quarantine stop them from taking advantage of this holiday falling on #TacoTuesday this year.

Below is a sampling of Cinco de Mayo specials, Margarita deals, and Mexican eats available for takeout, curbside pickup or delivery in the Lexington, KY area.


Cinco de Mayo Specials

Agave & Rye

  • On the go margaritas 2 for $15
  • Beer specials
  • $3 taco specials, $3 chips & queso
  • Pick up orders only


  • Campestre Tacos for $10; three shrimp tacos w/ rice
  • Chicken fajitas to feed five for $45; rice and beans, sour cream salad, tortillas, chip & salsa
  • Pollo La casa to feed two for $35; two frozen margaritas, chips & salsa, tortillas
  • Alcohol specials: bottled beer, tequila shots to-go, house margaritas (frozen or on the rocks)


  • Meal Kits – Tacos, Fajitas, Enchiladas, Nachos
  • Margarita Kits
  • Cinco Party Kit
  • Order online

Corto Lima

  • Pop up curbside Cinco Celebration
  • Margarita mix, classic Corto Lima dishes
  • Pre-order online before 11 am on 5/5
  • Pick-up on 5/5 from 4-8 pm

El Charro

  • 2×1 House Margaritas
  • 2 Tacos for $5
  • Order online or call

El Cid

  • 10 American tacos for $10 shredded chicken or ground beef w/ lettuce and cheese
  • $10 32oz Margaritas any flavor, $29.99 1 gallon margaritas any flavor
  • Live music at the door from 5 pm to 8 pm

El Gran Tako on Alexandria Dr

  • Two tacos & 16 oz. margarita for $9.99

Inebriated Baker

  • Margarita cupcakes (vanilla cake filled w/ lime vanilla cream, tequila and triple sec. Finished w/ fluffy lime infused vanilla buttercream, sprinkled with a touch of margarita salt and topped with moonshine cherry)
  • Call or use online link to order by 9 pm on 5/4 for delivery

J. Alexander’s

  • Taco Family Meals Kits: serve four to six people and includes choice of chicken or steak w/ peppers & onions, rice, and black beans for $35
  • Order online

The Kitchen at Country Boy Brewing

  • Offering tacos (both locations), pulled pork nachos (Georgetown), and Quesadillas (Lexington)
  • Pick up a 6 pack of Key Lime Cougar Bait to pair w/ it
  • Order online for curbside pick-up

KSBar and Grille

  • Taco Tuesday special with 2 orders of 3 all beef tacos
  • Family meal pack for 4 of make your own tacos
  • 2 for 1 Margaritas

La Taquiza

  • Drive thru tacos
  • Buy 1 Taco party get FREE guacamole or cheese dip
  • Tacos $0.99 each
  • Margaritas and Mexican beer offers
  • Carryout

Mi Pequena Hacienda

  • 16 oz House Margaritas $7.99
  • Pork Chile Verde $10.49
  • Free t-shirt with orders over $35
  • Call to order⁣

Mirror Twin and Rolling Oven

  • 32oz Margarita or a 32oz Sangria to-go for $20
  • Street tacos available in chicken, beef, & pork with cilantro and onion; 3 tacos for $6
  • Rolling Oven Pizza: seasoned olive oil, spicy chorizo, sliced jalapeños, roasted corn, mozzarella, cruxial hot sauce, and cilantro.

Oscar Diggs

  • Supreme crunch wrap; pair with a quart of margaritas for $15
  • steak tacos featuring beef tenderloin, onion, lettuce, garlic crema and topped w queso fresco.

Papi’s Mexican Restaurant & Bar

  • Cinco de Mayo specials for parties of six
  • Papi’s de Mayo includes choice of four meats, served as fajitas with all the fixings; gallon of margarita, sex on the beach or mojito to serve about 16 drinks for $100
  • Dip and Drink package for $75 includes several types of dips and gallon of alcohol
  • Nacho Fest special includes muchos nachos with choice of meat; gallon of alcohol for $75

Patchen Pub

  • 3 tacos w/side for $8; Chicken Tinga and Campechanos (steak & beef chorizo), and ground beef tacos
  • Sides include Street Corn, chips and salsa or green chili queso. Also available are Nachos, Chicken Quesadillas and Chicken Corn Chowder soup
  • 16 oz margaritas (serves 2, take home and pour over ice) $10
  • Call to order; curbside lunch on Monday & Tuesday only this week, so plan your orders early

Sedona Taphouse

  • Two tacos (chicken, pulled pork, shrimp or fish) with a side and two prickly pear margaritas for $15

Selma’s Catering

  • Taco dinner kit for for four; your choice of cooked seasoned ground beef, or chicken, re-fried beans, Spanish rice, shredded lettuce, and cheese, diced tomatoes, sour cream, salsa & flour tortillas
  •  Add a Margarita Kit, Beer or Guacamole for an additional fee.
  • Need to feed more than 4? Add on by the person for the number of people you need to feed
  • Order by Monday, May 4 by Midnight, and your order will be ready for pick up by 3 pm on Tuesday
  • Need it earlier? Gives them a call to arrange a pick up time

Titled Kilt Lexington

  • Taco Tuesday for Cinco de Mayo (as well as every Tuesday)
  • $8 all tacos (3 per order, beef, chicken, shrimp or fish)
  • $3 Margaritas

Wild Thyme

  • Pork carnitas with black beans & rice, fried Mexican street corn w homemade chips and signature salsa to serve four for $35
  • Margaritas and/or sangria for extra $15
  • Text or email to order

Wilson’s Grocery & Meat

  • Lunch special: a chorizo, corn, potato taco w/ house-made secret spicy sauce



El Gran Tako

  • Micheladas and margaritas to go
  • Call to place order
  • Free delivery w/ $25 purchase

Local Taco

  • Margaritas by the glass for extra w/ food purchase
  • Curbside pick-up
  • Order online or call

Zim’s Cafe

  • Premixed & ready to drink margarita flavor flight comes with a peach habanero, a blueberry cardamon, a stawberry, and a regular lime margarita. One order includes one of each flavor, all made with Exotico Tequila.


Mexican Eats

Bazaar Eatery

  • Carryout
  • Unique tacos, burritos, and nachos

Cinco de Mayo

  • Call to order, online delivery apps


  • Call to order, online platforms

El Antojito

  • Call to order
  • Pick up, curbside, delivery via third parties

El Mariachi

  • Carryout or delivery from DoorDash/GrubHub
  • Family Meal deals that feed a family of four
  • Call to place order

El Rancho Tapatio

  • Carryout, curbside and delivery around the area max 5 miles w/ $20 minimum and a service charge of $5
  • 13 taco options and a variety of salsas

El Toro Mexican Restaurant

  • Call to order

girlsgirlsgirls burritos

  • Carryout, curbside, bicycle delivery
  • Order online or call
  • Burrito specials; vegan + vegetarian options


  • Carryout

Maria’s Kitchen

  • Carryout


  • Miriam Martinez Prisciliano is taking orders for tamales to be delivered. Fillings: salsa verde con pollo (chicken & green sauce), rajas con queso (peeprs & cheese), elote con queso (corn & cheese)
  • Call, text or direct message to order; must order ahead of time

Tortilleria Taqueria Ramirez

  • Carryout


Want to be added to this list? Let us know! Email kristina@firstmedialex.com.

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