Celebrating Cinco de Mayo in and around Newburyport

  • Saturday, May 5, 2018
  • Posted by Krisanne Butler in Uncategorized

It’s Finally May!!!

The nice weather is here is it’s Cinco de Mayo!

Living in Newburyport there is no shortage of amazing restaurants, but on Cinco de Mayo you just have to go for the Mexican joints, after all who doesn’t like a good Margarita and some homemade Salsa and/or Guacamole. Here are 5 great Mexican restaurants in and around the Newburyport area offering authentic food and atmospheres to match.


Agave – Located at 50 State Street Newburyport, Ma (also located in Portsmouth, NH.)Agave Logo

With a name inspired by the sweet agave plant, you know your in for a treat. Specializing in fresh authentic Mexican food and using only high quality ingredients, Agave will have you coming back for more.


Dos Amigos Burritos – Located at 24 Pleasant Street Newburyport Ma (other locations include Portsmouth, NH and Concord, NH)

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For a more casual experience Dos Amigos offers delicious, fresh and unique Mexican dishes! Their menu is full of items that can be customized to accommodate food allergies and picky eaters!


Metzy’s Cantina – Located in Newburyport at the Newburyport Train Station

5 Boston Way


Metzy's Cantina

Talk about a unique experience… Metzy’s not only offers a large menu featuring traditional Mexican fare such as Burritos, Tacos, Chicharron and house made guacamole; but they also have a food truck that you can often find at one of the local breweries in the area.


Casa Tequila – Located at 620 Lafayette Road in Seabrook, NH

(only 15 minutes from Newburyport!)
Casa Tequila

Just a short drive from Newburyport is Casa Tequila, offering authentic Mexican food all of their sauces and salsas are made from scratch using their very own recipes! Their large menu consists of fajitas, quesadillas and a large selection of seafood options as well. In addition their desert menu includes traditional Flan and Churros.


En Fuego Cocina Mexicana – Located at 141 High Street in Ipswich, MA

(Only 15 minutes south of Newburyport) (also located in Beverly, MA)

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Start your meal off at En Fuego with homemade guacamole prepared table side or their salsa flight featuring 4 unique salsas to try along with their fresh homemade tortilla chips! House specialities also include the fajita tower, Carne Asada Steak and Adobo Rubbed Jumbo Shrimp! This authentic Mexican restaurant is definitely a local favorite!

Whether you choose on of the 5 above spots or have your own favorite way to celebrate Cinco de Mayo we wish you a happy one and a happy May!

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