May 4th, 2019141 views
Cinco de Mayo
is one of the biggest party days of the year—and there are plenty of ways to
get in on the fun right near your 1500 Locust apartment. Whether you’re looking
to chow down on tacos or indulge in some top-shelf tequila, the Mexican
cultural celebration provides a great excuse to get out and about with friends
or family and enjoy the neighborhood’s exciting nightlife and dining options.
Many eateries and bars will get in on the fun of the holiday, but for a truly
genuine Cinco de Mayo outing, you should scout out the most authentic Mexican
One of those is Bar Bombon, three blocks from your 1500
Locust apartment. The restaurant and bar feature an array of Latin dishes, from
Puerto Rican to Mexican, all served up with authenticity at the heart. For
those looking to watch their waistlines, this is a perfect fit, as all of Bar
Bombon’s dishes are vegetarian-friendly. Bombon uses plant-based ingredients,
as well as non-GMO soy and organic products, to put a healthy spin on some of
And Bombon’s dishes are sure to be your new favorites!
From its street food menu featuring empanadas and plantains to its freshly made
guac and wide array of tacos and sliders, there’s sure to be something to
satisfy every Cinco de Mayo diner. No meal is complete without a margarita, and
Bombon serves up four different varieties, which can be made with one of dozens
of different types of tequila. Or you can opt for one of its dozen creative
cocktails, all with Latin flavorings.
You’re also in luck, as Cinco de Mayo falls on a Sunday
this year, and Bombon serves weekend brunch from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Enjoy some
of its street food favorites or opt for breakfast options like the scramble
torta—all washed down, of course, with one of its brunch cocktails, like the
If you haven’t yet checked out Bar Bombon, or are looking
for a reason to return, make a date for Cinco de Mayo!
133 S. 18th St.
Philadelphia, PA 19103