Hacienda Blog

Meet Chef Charles, Hacienda’s New Executive Chef!

Hacienda Mexican Restaurant is Cooking Up Something New With Executive Chef Charles Votava Hacienda Mexican Restaurant Welcomes New Executive Chef, Charles Votava There's something different – a little something special – going on in the kitchen at Hacienda Mexican restaurant these days. And it's not a new piece of equipment, or (just) a new recipe. [...]

By |2016-04-15T15:16:42+00:00April 15th, 2016|

Cinco de Mayo St. Louis – 2016

[responsive_vimeo https://vimeo.com/161655551]   From cervezas to sombreros, Hacienda Mexican Restaurant is St. Louis's original Cinco de Mayo hot spot! When it's time for Cinco de Mayo in St. Louis, there's only one place to be: Hacienda Mexican Restaurant. We've been planning the city's best party since 1968. This year's Cinco St. Louis celebration will kick [...]

By |2016-03-28T11:04:47+00:00March 28th, 2016|

National Margarita Day – 2016

National Margarita Day is just around the corner! Monday, February 22, is the official day set aside to celebrate this delicious drink in all its wonderful forms and flavors. And since margaritas are the official drink of happiness, Hacienda Mexican Restaurant will be doing a little something extra to share the love. For this special [...]

By |2016-02-08T16:37:24+00:00February 8th, 2016|

Happy National Guacamole Day!

Hacienda's Famous Guacamole Recipe: 4 ripe avocados 1 fresh jalapeño (for hot) or serrano (for hotter) chile, finely diced 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/4 teaspoon garlic powder 2 tablespoons lemon juice 1 tablespoon grated queso anejo (see note) Finely diced ripe tomato, for garnish Finely diced red onion, for garnish Finely chopped cilantro, for garnish Sliced black [...]

By |2015-09-16T11:34:45+00:00September 16th, 2015|

St. Louis Happy Hour at Hacienda

Happy Hour = Happy Employees at Hacienda Mexican Restaurant Are you looking for a way to unwind from the stress of a work day? A way to show your team how much you appreciate all their hard work? Or any excuse at all to enjoy great food and drink specials in the refreshing atmosphere of [...]

By |2015-07-07T13:40:50+00:00July 7th, 2015|

Celebrate National Tequila Day with Hacienda Mexican Restaurant

This July, we at Hacienda invite you to spend a very special day with us: July 24, National Tequila Day! Featured tequila tastings this month: July 10th - Tres Agaves  July 17th - Don Julio July 31st - Amatitlan  If you have been intimidated by tequila in the past, or if your only tequila experience has [...]

By |2017-11-30T19:05:18+00:00July 6th, 2015|

Hacienda Patio Selfie Contest – St. Louis’ Best Outdoor Dining Patio

You probably learned it in kindergarten: sharing is caring. At Hacienda Mexican Restaurant, we’ve got plenty of good stuff to go around, and we want to share the love. Whatever you call it (courtyard, patio, terrace, or our favorite, La Terrazza), the outdoor seating at Hacienda is the best place to enjoy Mexican food in [...]

By |2015-05-28T14:27:34+00:00May 28th, 2015|

Cinco de Mayo 2015

The Original St. Louis Cinco de Mayo 2015 at Hacienda (where else?) Join us beginning Friday May 1st for Five Days of Cinco, leading up to the big day! We will be featuring a variety of our favorite margaritas, cervezas, tequilas & cocktails each day until Cinco de Mayo on Tuesday, May 5th. Five Days of [...]

By |2015-04-21T14:28:17+00:00April 21st, 2015|

Hacienda Mexican Restaurant: St. Louis’ Best Outdoor Patio

Hacienda Mexican Restaurant: The Cure for Cabin Fever If you’re anything like us, you’ve been daydreaming about warm weather for weeks (if not months!). Maybe you’ve even been dreaming about laying on the beach in Mexico: warm breeze in the air, cool cocktail in your hand. But if you don’t happen to have a beachfront [...]

By |2017-11-30T19:06:38+00:00March 19th, 2015|