Sammy Hagar’s rockin’ Strip-side cantina, Cabo Wabo Cantina, located inside Miracle Mile Shops at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino, will honor Mexican Independence Day with a fiesta of food from Wednesday, Sept. 11 to Monday, Sept. 16 (Pictured: Cabo Wabo Shrimp Cocktail – Photo credit: J Rick Martin)
Cabo Wabo’s executive chef, Tacho Kneeland, will prepare a traditional Mexican parrillada, served with marinated and seasoned meats, including BBQ pork ribs, carne asada, achiote chicken and chorizo; as well as grilled onions, jalapeños, rice, beans and flour tortillas. The platter is priced at $28.95 for an individual serving; and $46.95, prepared for two people to share. The Mexican platter is recommended to be paired with Cabo Wabo’s signature fundido de queso con chorizo, made with a trio of Mexican cheeses, melted on a skillet with Cabo’s house chorizo, priced at $11.95.
In honor of the holiday, the cantina will also serve an exclusive shrimp cocktail, served with fresh poached shrimp and spicy house made cocktail sauce, garnished with fresh tomato, red onion, cilantro, and avocado, served in an 18-ounce schooner glass, priced at $21.95.
Reservations for Mexican Independence Day are available on OpenTable or by calling the restaurant at 702.385.2226.