Mercadito in Chicago is offering a stuffed bread called Pambazo.

Restaurants extend Cinco de Mayo promotions

Operators will start celebrations early for the Sunday holiday

Cinco de Mayo, a celebration ideal for offering items with low food cost, such as nachos and high-margin drinks like Margaritas, falls on a Sunday this year — not usually an ideal day for merrymaking. Celebrations are further complicated by the Kentucky Derby, which is run the day before, on May 4.


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