Top Picks for Cinco de Mayo

All right, so it's not exactly going to be tough tonight to locate a margarita in this town. But if you're looking for specials, though, read on:

BAR 7 (1015 1/2 7th St. N.W.) has $1 Don Julio and Dos Equis from 5 to 8 p.m.

Beacon Bar and Grill (1615 Rhode Island Ave. N.W.) offers a special bar menu, plus lunch and dinner specials. Reserve a table online here.

BlackFinn (1620 I St. N.W.) has $3 Coronas and Corona Lights, $4 Cuervo shots and $5 margaritas! Oh, and the Jose Cuervo girls will be there. E-mail for tickets. Starts 8 p.m.

Ceiba (701 14th St. N.W.) has $5 house margaritas and $5 Mexican street food. Starts at 3 p.m.

The new El Centro D.F. (1819 14th St. N.W.) opens today, complete with a rooftop deck, U Street Girl reports. For $20, you can enjoy unlimited Antojitos. Their menu offers 200+ tequilas and mezcals. A DJ will be spinning Latin tunes. Starts at 5 p.m.

Guarapo (2039 Wilson Blvd., Arlington) is serving up 1800 Tequila margaritas for $6. DJ Ruben will be spinning all night, and a flamenco band will be playing, too.

Surfside (2444 Wisconsin Ave. N.W.) will have the roofdeck open for $20 mix-and-match buckets of Coronoa, Corona Light and Pacifico. Starts at noon.

Trummer's on Main (7134 Main St., Clifton, Va.) features a margarita tasting with Stefan Trummer . Your $25 cover includes four different margarita tastings and a snack from the kitchen.

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