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14 places in Des Moines to celebrate Cinco de Mayo

Just in time for Cinco de Mayo, here's a guide to Mexican food and drink in Des Moines.

Converge with friends on a patio and enjoy all that is magical about Mexican food in Des Moines on Cinco De Mayo.

Kick back with your friends and have a drink or two: Choose between having a sangria or margarita (or both).

If you want something a little different: Hit up these places for vegetarian and fusion meals.

Have some extra cash? Splurge on these dishes and get some dessert, too.

Are you a guac-fanatic? We've got some yummy places to get chips, dips and salsa. We even have a few options for tacos.

Looking to make plans? Here are two central Iowa Cinco de Mayo events.

Still looking for places to go? Here's a restaurant directory.

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