Wednesday, February 22nd, marks National Margarita Day and you know what that means: we’re going to take advantage of the day and get our drink on!
There’s no excuse to pass on the opportunity to enjoy the cocktail and many bars across Miami are offering special deals this week which is already a cause for celebration. Whether you prefer yours on the rocks, straight up or frozen, there’s no shortage of delicious margs just waiting to be sipped, so grab your friends and head out to one of these venues for a day or night to remember!
1. Tacology, Brickell
We’re starting things off on this list with complimentary margaritas to celebrate National Margarita Day. From 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. on February 22, Tacology at Brickell City Centre will bring in a margarita blending bicycle for guests to hop on, mix their margarita and enjoy it for free! This bicycle will make for the perfect photo op and a unique way to celebrate the Mexican restaurant’s iconic margarita. So come for the free drink and stay for their delicious tacos for a delightful pairing.
Where: 701 S Miami Ave (Level 4), Miami, FL 33131
2. Cantina La Veinte, Brickell
Overlooking the scenic Biscayne Bay, women can look forward to free classic margaritas with a view at Cantina La Veinte. The upscale spot will offer complimentary margs for the ladies from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. on National Margarita Day. As the night goes on, a DJ will take over the turn-tables while you indulge in tacos bursting with pork confit Michoacán style or sautéed ribeye. What are you waiting for? Grab your girlfriends and head out!
Where: 495 Brickell Ave, Miami, FL 33131
The outdoor oasis is toasting to the day the best way it can… with a special margarita day menu! Beginning at 6 p.m. on February 22, guests can enjoy margaritas made by a team of mixologists in addition to $3 tacos from The Pink Paloma Tacos & Tequila to line your stomach first. There will also be a live mariachi band and the first 100 RSVPs to the event will receive a free margarita.
Where: 2250 NW 2nd Ave, Miami, FL 33127
4. Bodega Taqueria Y Tequila, multiple locations
A real favorite when it comes to both tacos and boozy drinks in Miami, Bodega is celebrating this Wednesday with $3 frozen margaritas and half off draft margaritas at the lounge in their Coconut Grove, South Beach, Fort Lauderdale and West Palm Beach locations — all day long!
5. Ecléctico, Coral Gables
Known for its grand “Mezcal bar,” with over 200 different types of tequilas and mezcals to choose from, Eclectico is a go-to margarita destination year-round. It may sound overwhelming but it also means there’s an options for you no matter what you’re in the mood for! To celebrate this tequila-filled day, Eclectico will offer $5 Cazadores margaritas.
Where: 320 San Lorenzo Ave #1315, Coral Gables, FL 33146
6. LIME Fresh Mexican Grill, multiple locations
This year, the Mexican chain restaurant is serving $5 frozen margs all day long on National Margarita Day, and on top of that, is giving away free frozen margs for a year to three lucky LIME lovers during its Marg Day Sweepstakes.
7. Le Chick, Wynwood
When life gives you limes, make Margaritas! Ring in National Marg Day at Wynwood’s favorite late-night cocktail spot, which will be serving classic and flavored frozen margaritas all day long. Sip on a plethora of different flavors, from passionfruit and strawberry to mango guava, and take advantage of their Happy Hour special from 3:30 p.m. until 6:30 p.m. to score $7 frozen margaritas of your choosing!
Where: 310 NW 24th St, Miami, FL 33127
8. Havana Harry’s, Coral Gables
Ditch the mojitos — a classic margarita pairs perfectly with Cuban cuisine (even better when it’s only $7.50) and this Miami staple is the perfect place to have one at. After all, Havana Harry’s was named one of the best Cuban restaurants in the city in the 2022 Michelin Guide.
Where: 4612 S Le Jeune Rd, Coral Gables, FL 33146
9. Bulla Gastrobar, multiple locations
Although Bulla comes up on its 10th anniversary at Ponce de Leon on Feb. 21, its Doral, The Falls and Coral Gables locations will be offering $7.50 margaritas the following day. Boasting an inviting atmosphere with a great selection of tapas dishes, Bulla offers guests delectable Spanish cuisine with margaritas like the Spanish Margarita and Lavender Margarita to die for.
10. Issabella’s, Miami Beach
Stroll down Lincoln Road and make your way to Issabella’s for an impressive and beautiful bar that will leave you enamored for hours, sipping on delicious margs ranging from spicy to strawberry! During Happy Hour on February 22nd, you’ll be able to score their margaritas for $8.
Where: 1022 Lincoln Rd, Miami Beach, FL 33139
11. Pilo’s, multiple locations
On the rocks or frozen, salted rim or sugared — no matter how you like your margarita, you’re bound to have a good time. A favorite in both Brickell and Wynwood for its tequila garden, Pilo’s is serving $8 margaritas on February 22 with tasty flavors to choose from like lime, passion fruit, strawberry and more. Enjoy them by themselves or pair them with your favorite tacos from the kitchen.
Wynwood location: 158 NW 24th St, Miami, FL 33127
Brickell location: 28 SW 11th St, Miami, FL 33130
12. Time Out Market, Miami Beach
The sprawling food hall located right off Lincoln Road is the perfect spot to score a sweet deal all week long (you read that right). Starting on Monday, February 20 through Sunday, February 26, you can enjoy the Market’s classic margarita made with Tromba Blanco Tequila for $8!
Where: 1601 Drexel Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139
13. 8Street Brickell
How about celebrating National Margarita Day by throwing it back to the 1920s at this speakeasy-style bar? Upon entering, you’ll be struck by its exquisite light fixtures and the intimate feel of its decor with the help of its petrol blue velvet couches. The cocktail menu includes their famous Ocho Picante margarita made with Casamigos Blanco tequila and the Miami Spice margarita, an 8Street original made with Don Julio Blanco tequila. 8Street’s daily happy hour runs until 8 p.m. with $10 cocktails and two for $10 empanadas in case you’re hungry.
Where: 86 SW 8th St, Miami, FL 33130
14. Moxy South Beach
The Moxy is always a go-to when it comes to drinks with friends, and it always delivers. Available at Serena Rooftop and Bar Moxy, both located at the gorgeous hotel just steps from the sea, the Serena Margarita is $12.
Where: 915 Washington Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139
15. Toro Toro, Downtown
Richard Sandoval’s acclaimed Pan-Latin steakhouse is definitely delicious, but their margaritas are what we’re really focused on here. On Wednesday, Toro Toro is highlighting two specialty margs for the occasion including the Mercado Margarita ($18) – Brugal 1888 Rum, Brugal Supremo Rum, dark rum midori, pineapple, passion fruit, lime, orange, absinthe rinse and rosemary foam topping; and Margarita Carbon’ ($12), Toro Toro’s house margarita infused with activated charcoal and a dehydrated jalapeño garnish.
Where: 100 Chopin Plaza, Miami, FL 33131
16. Tacocraft, South Miami
Being a taqueria and tequila bar by nature, of course Tacocraft knows how to make a good marg. Their stellar lineup of handcrafted margaritas range from $13 to $15 and make for the perfect pair to any taco or quesadilla you’ll be ordering. Whether you prefer a classic margarita, or are willing to try the jalapeño cucumber, passionfruit, prickly pear, strawberry basil or mezcal mango flavor, there’s something for everyone.
Where: 5829 SW 73rd St, South Miami, FL 33143
17. Jaguar Restaurant, Coconut Grove
From now on, guests can ask for any Jaguar Classic cocktail 3067 styled, including the iconic margarita. What’s the 3067, you ask? Jaguar’s latest invention, it’s an in-house syrup, made daily at the restaurant using secret ingredients and was named after the restaurant’s address. What better day to try this out than on National Marg Day? From 4 p.m. to 7 p.m., order a margarita for half off during the restaurant’s Hora Jaguar and part it perfectly with their delicious $8 bar bites.
Where: 3067 Grand Ave, Miami, FL 33133
18. Freehold Miami, Wynwood
For those planning to celebrate in big parties, Freehold’s Margarita Royale serves 8 or 12 people, making it the perfect drink to sip on a warm, sunny day (or any day for that matter) at its spacious courtyard. The scrumptious cocktail is meant to be shared and is made with tequila, triple sec, fresh lime, and served in an adorable shiny pink flamingo with a Don Julio 1942 floater.
Where: 2219 NW 2nd Ave, Miami, FL 33127