May 5th, or Cinco de Mayo, takes place every year to honor Mexico's victory over France at the Battle of Puebla during the Franco-Mexican War (1861-1867). But what do people really think that this is an occasion for? Yes, you guessed it: tacos and drinking.

Where do you get your tacos in the Hudson Valley? Where is the best place? Here are a few of the best, according to yelp.com and people who were randomly surveyed during their workday at 2 Pendell Road in Poughkeepsie:

  • Milo's Cantina, Poughkeepsie
  • El Azteca, Poughkeepsie
  • Peace Nation Cafe, Kingston
  • El Paso, Highland
  • El Taco Loco, Newburgh
  • Taco Shack, New Paltz
  • Cafe Maya, Wappingers Falls
  • Taco Factory, Middletown

Where do you go when you are craving tacos? Do you wash them down with beer or Margaritas?

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