Cookie decorating, Drag Brunch & New Year's Eve all coming to Taqueria Del Barrio

Taqueria del Barrio is lighting up Petworth this December with exciting performances, family-friendly activities, and expanded hours. Stop by the restaurant this month for one of their special events, or visit any weekend to enjoy lunch, now served from 12pm to 4pm on Saturdays and Sunday.

Holiday Cookie Decorating Class – Sunday, December 10

Bring the kids to Taqueria del Barrio on Sunday, December 10 for an afternoon of holiday fun at a themed cookie decorating class, where everything needed to decorate a set of 4 cookies is provided. Tickets are $25 on Ticketleap and include 4 cookies, fun toppings, and decorations for the class running from 2pm to 3:30pm. Adults bringing in their kids can enjoy drink specials running through the afternoon.  Get tickets! >


Drag Brunch – Saturday, December 16

Taqueria del Barrio moves up its annual drag brunch, usually held the last Saturday of the month, to December 16 with a new show time of 12pm. Resident queen Desiree Dik hosts the show, welcoming three queens this month as a holiday treat with amazing performances planned by Bratworst, Jasmine Tea, and Salvadora Dali. Guests can order from a fixed $25 menu including the choice of either a brunch entrée or three of Taqueria del Barrio’s signature tacos, as well as a brunch cocktail. Reserve a table by calling 202-723-0200 or purchasing tickets on Ticketleap.


New Year’s Eve – Sunday, December 31

(photo: Jai Williams)

Taqueria del Barrio takes the fuss out of New Year’s Eve with a delicious two-person prix fixe dinner menu including a bottle of sparkling wine, and offering up to two complimentary kids entrees per group dining in. The $75 menu includes a bottle of sparkling white or rose wine, a choice of appetizers like queso fundido or chicken taquitos, and two entrees including restaurant specialties like mole con pollo or chile relleno. The prix fixe menu is available by reservation only from 4pm to 7:30pm, although guests can still order off the a la carte menu until the restaurant closes at 9pm. Call 202-723-0200 to make reservations.

Taqueria del Barrio
821 Upshur St NW