Celebrate Cinco de Mayo With Takeout From These South Orange Mexican Eateries

We may not be able to celebrate Cinco de Mayo at our favorite Upper West Side Mexican eateries this year, but that certainly doesn’t mean that we can’t celebrate! Thankfully, lots of local Mexican restaurants are currently hard at work cooking up authentic dishes available for takeout.

If you want to celebrate this fun holiday in your Sagamore apartment with some delicious enchiladas, quesadillas, tacos and burritos, give these local Mexican eateries a call. Some of them are also offering delivery, so you never have to get off your Sagamore couch!

Guacamole NYC, located at 768 Amsterdam Ave, New York which is a nine minute walk from your Sagamore apartment, serves classic Mexican fare with a weekday happy hour and taco specials in a bright, cantina-style setting.

Guacamole NYC is known for their menu of traditional Mexican cuisine fused with different cuisines, giving it the restaurant’s own personal touch. You can always taste the difference in the fare here, since they use high-quality raw materials and fresh ingredients. 

El Mitote, located at 208 Columbus Ave, New York which is five minutes from your Sagamore apartment, is a colorful cantina serving grilled Mexican sandwiches plus margaritas and aguas frescas.

El Mitote is a showcase for the food of Guadalajara, founder Cristina Castaneda’s hometown. It is the marriage of nostalgia for classic Mexico’s street-foods with a contemporary flair, evoking the multi-layered tastes of Mexico.

Guacamole NYC

768 Amsterdam Ave, New York, NY 10025

(917) 265-8173

El Mitote

208 Columbus Ave, New York, NY 10023

(212) 874-2929

Cinco de Mayo is Sure To Be a Blast At These Mexican Eateries

We’re so ready to celebrate everything Mexican when Cinco de Mayo comes around on Sunday, May 5! Whether Mexico is near and dear to your heart or you’re thrilled just to be indulging in some tacos and tequila, the Upper West Side is sure to be a hotspot on the holiday thanks to the many Mexican eateries and bars that we call neighbors.

If you’re looking for a place to celebrate Cinco de Mayo without venturing too far from your Sagamore apartment, then check out these Upper West Side favorites for a celebration that can’t be topped. These eateries are as authentic as it gets!

Gabriela’s Restaurant and Tequila Bar, located at 688 Columbus Ave, New York which is a seven minute walk from your Sagamore apartment, is a family-friendly and energetic eatery with outdoor seating serving standards and mixing margaritas.

Originally established in 1992, Gabriela’s was the brainchild of famed restaurateur Artie Cutler and family friend Gabriela Hernandez. After tasting Gabriela’s cooking Artie knew that he wanted to have a restaurant that featured these kinds of authentic flavors and dishes in a time when tex-mex was king.

Café Frida, located at 368 Columbus Ave, New York which is a five minute drive from your Sagamore apartment, is a colorful, casual Mexican place offering a wide menu of home-style dishes, vegan options and margaritas.

For the food served at Café Frida, they explore the regions of Mexico and they examine influences of foreign culinary customs throughout the centuries. Their aim is to expose the warmth, imagination, talent and heritage of Mexico.


Gabriela’s Restaurant and Tequila Bar

688 Columbus Ave, New York, NY 10025

(212) 961-9600


Café Frida

368 Columbus Ave, New York, NY 10024

(212) 712-2929