The 5th of May :: to Cinco de Mayo or Derby it Up??

The 5th of May this year creates a real predicament – what to celebrate? Two May holidays both fall on May 5th this year and both give us reason to cheers: Cinco de Mayo and The Kentucky Derby.


As a margarita & mexican food lover myself, Cinco de Mayo is a holiday I always look forward to. This year Rams Head Roadhouse & Rams Head Shore House will take on the celebration of Mexican heritage and pride with drink and food specials to enjoy.

Rams Head Shore House

$3 Margaritas | $3.50 Corona/Coronoa Lights | $4 Mexican Waters
Plus Food Specials:
Mexico City Steak Burrito, A grilled flour tortilla stuffed with Latin seasoned steak, black beans, rice and cheddar jack cheese. Garnished with fresh pico de gallo, sour cream and salsa. $12.95

Shore Side Tamales, Homemade chicken tamales with mixed vegetables and finished with a spicy red chili sauce and served with a side of Spanish rice. $9.95

Porky Pig Tostadas, Slow roasted seasoned shredded pork served over crisp corn tortilla rounds with refried beans, shredded lettuce, pico de gallo, queso fresco, and spicy salsa verde with a side of Spanish rice. $10.95

Rams Head Roadhouse

Dos Equis Amber draft: $3.50
$5 Diamond Margarita – made with Maestro Dobel Diamond tequila
$3.50 Corona / Corona Lights


This year marks the 138th running of the Kentucky Derby. According to, “The Kentucky Derby is America’s original, extravagant springtime sports party. While a horse race is at the heart of the spectacle, there are many intriguing aspect of the America’s Race™.” Those aspects include Fashion, Celebrities, Tradition and Cuisine.

Rams Head Taverns (Savage & Annapolis) have taken their own spin on the Derby Celebration each year, asking customers to get out their Derby bests in celebration of the running of the races.


Naptown Hot Browns
Shrimp Juleps
Big Hat Cat
Pecan Pie


$4 Huckleberry Lemonade (Orange Crush & Lynchburg Lemonade)
$5 Makers Mark Mint Juleps

However you choose the spend the day, May 5th 2012 will be filled with celebration across all Rams Head restaurant locations.

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