Matanzas on the Bay on Fort Myers Beach will celebrate Cinco de Mayo on Wednesday, May 5 with all-day dining features and live music in the evening.
Festive appetizers on the menu for Cinco de Mayo include pico de gallo, loaded queso French fries and Dave’s con queso dip. The pico de gallo is homemade, fresh-chopped and spicy, served with tortilla chips for $8. The loaded queso French fries feature crispy fries topped with queso dip, bacon bits, shredded cheddar and diced tomatoes for $10. Dave’s con queso dip melds a creamy cheese sauce with diced jalapeno, spinach and pimento and is served with tortilla chips for $9.
For lunch, the fish taco wrap features fried white fish, pineapple coleslaw, diced tomatoes, guacamole and cheddar cheese and is served up with refried beans, rice and sour cream for $13. Also on the menu are shrimp or chicken quesadillas with blended cheese, salsa, sour cream, refried beans and rice for $14.
For lunch or dinner, the seafood chimichanga includes a lightly fried tortilla filled with shrimp, crab and homemade Monterey cream cheese, served with rice, refried beans and a side of sour cream. The dish is available for lunch at $16 or dinner at $19.
Matanzas on the Bay’s Cinco de Mayo menu will be available from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m., while supplies last. Drink specials include $4 Coronas and $6 house margaritas on the rocks, also available all day long, with regular Happy Hour from 3 to 6 p.m.
Live music can be enjoyed from 5 to 9 p.m. Free car parking and boat dockage are also available for guests traveling by land or sea.
About Matanzas on the Bay
Matanzas on the Bay and Petey’s Upper Deck are best known for waterfront views, fresh seafood and old Florida ambience and is located at 416 Crescent St. on Fort Myers Beach on Estero Bay. The restaurant serves lunch and dinner daily, as well as caters to special occasions and private parties. As part of its commitment to use as many locally sourced products as possible, Matanzas on the Bay offers seafood from Blue Star Seafood Company, produce from Pair-A-Dice Produce and draft beer from Fort Myers Brewery. Its upstairs sports bar, Petey’s Upper Deck, is popularly known for its Dave’s Dockside Pizza, named the best pizza on Fort Myers Beach. The restaurant is located adjacent to the Matanzas Bayside Inn waterfront accommodations, just steps away from the Fort Myers Beach entertainment district. Free car parking and boat dockage is available. To book your party or for more information, call 239-463-3838 or visit www.MatanzasontheBay.com.