Cinco de Mayo: Fiery Foods of Miami County

May 4, 2023

An annual holiday, Cinco de Mayo is celebrated every year on May 5th. This day is to commemorate the Mexican Army’s victory over the French Empire known as the Battle of Puebla on May 5, 1862.

What better way to celebrate than to go out for some Mexican food and margaritas? Miami County has plenty of restaurants to choose from with delicious food… so good luck deciding on just one!

Agave & Rye
2 N. Market St., Troy

Located on the square in Downtown Troy and known for their “epic everything,” Agave & Rye is more than just a taco place. It’s an epic taco place, serving fusion tacos and drinks.

Dos Lunas Mexican Bar & Grill
12 S. Tippecanoe Dr., Tipp City

Serving an extensive menu of enchiladas, quesadillas, fajitas and burritos, this locally owned Mexican restaurant is a great place to celebrate Mexican heritage and Cinco de Mayo.

El Herradero Mexican Grill
1598 Covington Dr., Piqua

This place offers lip-smacking, delicious Mexican food. Come with your family or friends to enjoy a memorable time.

El Tequila Bar and Grill
5795 N Co Rd 25A St., Piqua

Some stand-out items include a mango pico de gallo, a flaming fajita and a pineapple deluxe. They also offer customizable guacamole that is made at customers’ tables upon request.

El Taco Mexican Restaurant
301 E. Troy Pike, Covington

This family-owned restaurant is known for its authentic Mexican fare. Come in to grab some tacos and margs.

El Sombrero
1700 N County Rd 25A, Troy

People travel near and far to enjoy the classic Mexican dishes at El Sombrero. If you like your food extra fiery, ask for the secret recipe hot sauce, but beware, it’s HOT!

Frida’s Mexican Kitchen & Bar
965 West Main St, Tipp City

A great atmosphere and excellent food make Frida’s a perfect spot for a date night. Fire it up with a side of jalapeno buttered corn, or a dish of pollo chipotle.

La Catrina
845 W. Market St., Troy

Known for their street tacos and tequila, La Catrina offers a taste of tradition with a new, fresh and flavorful twist to the classic taco and other Mexican foods.

La Fiesta Mexican Restaurant
836 W. Main, Troy

A fan-favorite in Miami County, La Fiesta has some of the best authentic Mexican food you’ll find in the area.

Los Pitayos
2317 West Main St, Troy

Family-owned and operated since 1998, Los Pitayos has become a regional favorite featuring daily specials and delicious margaritas!

Whichever restaurant you choose to celebrate Cinco de Mayo at, you’re making the right choice! You can’t go wrong with any of the Mexican restaurants located throughout Miami County.