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In honor of National Margarita Day on Feb. 22, discover our top picks in the city. From classic flavors to unique combinations, you’ll probably have to try more than one to celebrate the occasion. Enjoy!
Located on the must-see foodie street, Havana St., El Tequileno has a bar lined with more than 100 different tequilas. Enjoy a wide selection of margs, from classic on-the-rocks to flavor-infused chipotle-pineapple; you’ll find something new to try. Discover prickly pear flavorings and unique drinks you won’t find anywhere else. Check out their margarita menu here.
Discover a world of margaritas at Comida inside Stanley Marketplace. This modern-cozy restaurant offers classic margs topped off with agave, orange, lime, and lemon. Go for the watermelon jalapeño or pineapple habanero if you’re looking to add a little heat to the sweet. Looking for something little different? Enter Comdia RosaRita, complete with rosa tequila vanilla agave, lime, hibiscus water and garnished with a cinnamon stick. Check out their full bar and happy hour menu.
As the name suggests, you really can’t go wrong at this Mexican-American restaurant. Southlands 3 Margaritas boasts more than a dozen different combinations. Try the original flavor which combines Sauza hornitos agave, a splash of Cointreau, tequila and fresh lime. Or choose something a little sweeter like a mango flavored marg. Check out their full drink menu.
At Casa Vallarta, you don’t have to compromise between tasty food and margaritas. This full-scale restaurant is a weekly stop for many locals. Head over to grab a variety of margaritas, including a house special marg and a ramped-up version served with Cuervo gold, sweet & sour mix, and Cointreau. Go big with a jumbo margarita or add a little extra flavor to your drink with fruity add-ons. Check out their bar menu.
This locally-owned Mexican joint serves up a tasty selection of margaritas. A shining menu item, the cucumber margarita, is a must-taste. Other popular margs include the Pure Gold Margarita, Pomegranate Margarita, Midori Melon Margarita, and Coco-Rita (served with an upside down beer). Enjoy a glass or a picture of your choosing; they also have a variety of flavors to add a little sweetness to your drink. Discover their full drink and appetizer menu.