Cinco de Mayo, Spanish for the 5th of May, is a yearly celebration commemorating the victory in 1862 of Mexico’s army, led by General Ignacio Zaragoza, over the Second French Empire at the Battle of Puebla. 

Over the years, the celebrations have moved beyond Mexico and have been adopted and shared by Mexicans worldwide. 

The best Mexican restaurants in the Cayman Islands offer special deals yearly to celebrate Cinco de Mayo. Here’s what you can expect from the top Mexican restaurants in Cayman for this year’s celebration. 

Agave Urban Agaveria, George Town

This Cinco de Mayo, Agave Urban Agaveria is hosting a brunch to celebrate. Indulge in a sumptuous six-course menu, bottomless margaritas and sangria, DJ, promising a culinary experience that will fulfil all your Mexican brunch dreams! 

CI$75 plus gratuities. Brunch starts at 11am and continues until 3pm.

Tickets are available online at EventPro.

The Caboose, Cricket Square 

On Friday 3 May 2024 from 5pm to 7pm enjoy a fiesta at the Caboose

Chef Artemio Lopez and his team are bringing the flavours of Mexico to The Caboose with street food favourites including tacos, street corn and traditional Mexican sweets. Drinks specials include spicy tamarind and seasonal margaritas and their Garden mint mojito. 

Plus, there will live music. 

La Casita, Austin Connolly Drive, East End

The fun starts from 3pm at La Casita in the East End! Cinco de Mayo specials include two-for-one Lunazul Tequila lime Margaritas and two-for-one select tacos. There will be prizes, music and karaoke. 

Book your table at  

LOCO, Camana Bay

Join the Fiesta En La Calle/street party hosted by Loco Mexican Cocina & Tequila Bar in celebration of Cinco de Mayo.  

All day long from 11am til 11pm, lunch will be served from 11am til 4pm, and then dinner from 4pm til 10pm. 

For a one of a kind lively celebration, head to Loco.

Spanglish Bar and Grill, Mexican Latin Cuisine, West Bay Road 

Spanglish Bar and Grill is celebrating Cinco De Mayo this year with street food, margaritas, and music. Starting at noon, you can enjoy all-day happy hour deals. For further details, call 345-949-1507 or email

Taco Cantina, West Bay Road

If you’re looking for an authentic Mexican dining experience on Cinco de Mayo then head to Taco Cantina located in Buckingham Square.

Boasting the largest selection of tacos on island, each taco is wrapped in a hand rolled fresh corn tortilla, bursting with delicious flavours. Try the deep fried ice-cream! There is an impressive selection of boutique luxury tequilas, mescals and beers.

The fun starts at 11am until 1am.

To make a reservation, email

Enjoy the Cinco De Mayo celebrations!

Compiled by Chantel DeCosta and Lisa Beauchamp