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Where to Celebrate Cinco de Mayo Near Your Beacon Apartment


Whether or not you have a Mexican bone in your body, everyone loves to celebrate Cinco de Mayo with some tacos, tequila, dancing and fun. Here in Jersey City – a cultural epicenter of the area – there are tons of Mexican restaurants and bars which make for a great place to celebrate.

Since Cinco de Mayo falls on a Saturday this year, it’s bound to be even more of a great time – so put on your red, white and green and get ready for a great time in Jersey City on May 5!

Orale Mexican Kitchen, located at 341 Grove St, Jersey City which is a 10-minute drive from your Beacon apartment, is a buzzing hangout with quirky “Day of the Dead” decor, a big tequila menu and classic comfort food.

Orale provides their guests with seasonal dishes using the freshest local ingredients. With a finely crafted Mexican cuisine, their chef leads their kitchen in creating flavorful dishes that are familiar and comforting with an American unique, modern twist.

Taqueria Viva Mexico Kitchen Café, located at 133 Morris St, Jersey City which is a 15-minute drive from your Beacon apartment, is a colorful Mexican standby showcasing homestyle dishes such as tacos and burritos, plus breakfast eats.

This family-friendly restaurant is a great stop for those looking for Spanish food straight from Mexico in a lively, upbeat environment, making it even more ideal for Cinco de Mayo! It’s sure to be a top spot for locals on the holiday.


Orale Mexican Kitchen

341 Grove St, Jersey City, NJ 07302

(201) 333-0001


Taqueria Viva Mexico Kitchen Café

133 Morris St, Jersey City, NJ 07302

(201) 433-3477

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