Dining Events

Where to Eat and Drink May 1–7

The week in which: tacos take on new heights, brunch gets a heavy-handed dose of sake, plus bacon and beer are a home run at T-Mobile Park.

05/01/2019 By Jonathan Olsen-Koziol

Food & Drink

Nosh Pit Weekly Planner May 2–8

The week in which: you can discover the joys of fika, partake in a jalapeno eating contest, and pig out with a Sunday feast.

05/02/2018 By Grace Madigan

Food & Drink

Nosh Pit Weekly Planner: May 3–9

The week in which: Seattle Beer Week cures what ales you, big-name chefs head to the Nordic Culinary Conference, and Taco Libre Truck Showdown marks food festival season.

05/03/2017 By Rosin Saez

Open Letter

Dear White People Who Plan to Party on Cinco de Mayo

Leave me out of this.


Muy Importante

The 15 Best Margaritas in Seattle

From old-school classics to fruity and frozen, here are our favorite margaritas in town.

04/29/2015 By Aoife Reilly

Street Food

Cinco de Mayo = A Big Taco Truck Block Party

Ice cream trucks...hot dog carts...everyone's making tacos.

04/10/2015 By Allecia Vermillion

Street Food Fests

Breaking Down Cinco de Mayo's Dueling Taco Truck Festivals

Two taco truck-themed events are happening on May 3. Here's how they stack up.

04/30/2014 By Allecia Vermillion

Imbibing Agenda

Here Are Some Cinco de Mayo Fiestas Around Town

Lime shortage be damned.

04/29/2014 By Ezra Parter

Weekly Planner

Nosh Pit Weekly Planner: April 30–May 6

This week: pork, pork and more pork at Tavolàta, Tacocat will perform at a taco fest, and Seattle Met's restaurant of the year is having a wine dinner.

04/29/2014 By Caroline Ferguson

Tequila-Appropriated Holidays

Where to Go for Cinco de Mayo

Embracing the drinking (or eating) potential of May 5? These fine establishments have you covered.

04/30/2013 By Rachel Breiwick

Weekly Planner

Nosh Pit Weekly Planner: May 1-7

An Oola dinner at Monsoon East, tons of chocolate, free ice cream scoops at Cupcake Royale, and some Cinco de Mayo festivities. One of these things involves live burros.

04/29/2013 By Erica Thompson

Street Food

The Mobile Food Rodeo Adds a Taco Truck Showdown

Sample the wares of six Seattle trucks and see which one takes home the Golden Taco Award.

04/24/2013 By Erica Thompson

Imbibing Agenda

A Few More Cinco de Mayo Options

You might as well cancel any Sunday plans now.

05/03/2012 By Christopher Werner

Imbibing Agenda

Where to Drink on Derby Day

For those of you who prefer mint juleps to tequila.

04/30/2012 By Brandon L. Bye

Imbibing Agenda

Where to Go on Cinco de Mayo

How convenient: May 5 falls on a Saturday this year.

04/27/2012 By Amanda Zurita


Little Water Cantina Faces Cinco de Mayo

Today—Cinco de Mayo—is Little Water’s first official day in business. Ay yay yay.


Holiday Drinking

Five Cinco de Mayo Suggestions

The day has come, let’s do this thing.

05/05/2011 By Jessica Voelker


Cinco de Mayo for Beer Fans

Exclusive: Noble Fir serves up a jalapeno-infused IPA from Two Beers


Imbibing Agenda

Drinking Events This Week: Cinco de Mayo and Derby Day

Boozy things to do around Seattle.