National Margarita Day is celebrated every year on Feb 22. This year it falls on a Saturday, which creates an even better reason to make the celebration last all weekend long! We deeply respect and value the Margarita’s place in history so we honor this sacred tequila lime drink with an article that lists most – if not all – of the ways you can celebrate National Margarita Day in Boston this year!
Mija Cantina & Tequila Bar – Boston’s premier authentic and uniquely elegant Mexican restaurant is located at the entrance to Quincy Market in the world famous Faneuil Hall. It’s the perfect location to celebrate National Margarita day, a tasty lunch or a romantic night out. They serve only the freshest food – made from scratch in their kitchen – from their warm corn tortillas to delectable tres leches cake for dessert. Their signature guacamole is prepared table side in a molcajete, a traditional volcanic rock mortar that produces superior flavor. With over 150 different tequilas, they offer the widest selection of quality tequilas in New England. In honor of National Margarita Day, Mija will be featuring their annual Build-Your-Own Margarita Bar this Saturday 12-8pm! They’ll also be serving up 4 featured margaritas – Passionfruit, Kiwi, Green Apple and Blood Orange – to celebrate all week long! (1 Faneuil Hall Marketplace Boston, MA 02109)
Tico – Celebrate National Margarita Day at Tico! Become your own mixologist and enjoy Tico’s Build-Your-Own Margarita bar from 5pm–9pm for just $12. Got a busy weekend ahead? Not to worry. If you can’t make it on National Margarita Day, you can enjoy $6 pineapple or spicy pineapple margaritas all month long. (222 Berkeley Street, Boston, MA 02116)
City Tap House – “Wasting away in Margaritaville” = forever mood. February 22 marks NATIONAL MARGARITA DAY so obviously, City Tap House is diving deep into the tequila:
🍋 Margarita pitchers
🍋 Tropical Cuisine: Crispy Fish Tacos with tartar sauce, shaved cabbage, spicy aioli, cucumber-onion salsa and lemon; Shrimp Pina Relleno with sautéed buttered shrimp, roasted poblanos, pineapple and peppers with salsa rojo; and Lobster Ceviche with a three-citrus and tequila 24-hour Veracruz-style marinade, mango, scallion, cilantro and house chips
🍋 Leis for all
🍋The Brightbar Boston in the house doing giveaways, and reminding you of that summertime glow …
🍋Pat Dowling live from 12-4pm
(10 Boston Wharf Rd, Boston, MA 02210 617.904.2748)
Bartaco – Raise a dragonfly glass with Bartaco as they cheers and kick off the Bartaco Margarita March on National Margarita Day, Saturday, February 22, 2020! All you need to know is that margs, tacos, and good vibes await!
They take no shortcuts when it comes to celebrating their go-to cocktail – that’s why they’ve turned National Margarita Day into Bartaco Margarita March. From hibiscus tea to cantaloupe juice and poblano liqueur — they’re muddling, mixing + shaking up a bunch of bold new flavors. For the third year in a row, they’re inviting you on a sensational cocktail adventure as they launch a fresh, vibrant + exciting 🍹 margarita-inspired cocktail each week. (25 Thomson Pl, Boston, MA 02210)
Burro Bar South End – We doubt you need an excuse to drink this weekend (or celebrate the margarita for that matter…) but in case you did, we have just the reason! Saturday, February 22nd is National Margarita Day and we will be celebrating all weekend long!
Join in on the fun a little early on Friday, February 21st starting at 5pm to try Burro’s National Margarita Day flight composed of two new margaritas battling to make it on the menu. The fiesta and margarita flights continue at #BurroBrunch on Saturday, February 22nd and Sunday, February 23rd from 10am – 3pm!
★ Sparkling Raspberry Margarita
Raspberry Infused Tequila, Combier, Lemon, Lime, Agave, Prosecco Float
★ Blueberry Honey Lemonade Margarita
Blueberry Infused Tequila, Combier, Lemon, Honey
Vote for your favorite and receive a voucher for a complimentary Iced Coffee Horchata to be used on your next brunch visit. The knock-down-drag-out winner will be featured on the menu starting on Monday, February 24th! It’s a weekend of day drinking that you surely won’t want to miss! May the best Margarita win! (1357 Washington St.,
Boston, MA 02118)
Guy Fieri’s Tequila Cocina – Celebrity Chef, Restaurateur, Author and Emmy Award-Winning Host Guy Fieri recently brought Guy Fieri’s Tequila Cocina to the Hub on Causeway. Guy Fieri’s Tequila Cocina is located adjacent to TD Garden and features a menu that brings the flavors of Mexico to the heart of Boston’s entertainment hub. The menu features bold, ingredient-driven Mexican dishes and a hand-crafted cocktail menu featuring over 100 tequilas. This weekend, we recommend stopping by to enjoy one of their 9 delicious margaritas from the spicy Caliente made with Avion Silver, muddled jalapeño, cilantro and fresh citrus juices to the Coco Logo made with 1800 Coconut, pineapple juice and fresh lime juice. (110 Causeway St, Boston, MA 02114)
Loco – For a more unique vibe, head over to Loco Taqueria in Southie for their uber popular, super busy and upbeat atmosphere. Loco Taqueria & Oyster Bar is a funky neighborhood joint located on West Broadway in South Boston that specializes in tacos, raw bar, and tequila. Our absolute favorite margarita on the menu is the Coconut Margarita made with blanco tequila, triple sec, lime, and served with a coconut rim. (412 W Broadway, Boston, MA 02127)
Cósmica – A new South End neighborhood spot serving Cal-Mex specialties, tacos, snacks and vacation cocktails that sooth the senses and transport you to a place far far away from this cold Boston in February. They have Margaritas on tap. Need we say more? Located at the Revolution Hotel, Cósmica is the latest venture by Wildlife Hospitality, operators of The Beehive and Beat Brew Hall. This weekend, grab some friends and dive in … the water is warm, the mood is good … and the margaritas are event better! (40 Berkeley St, Boston, MA 02116)
Lolita Cocina & Tequila Bar Fort Point– In honor of National Margarita Day, Lolita Cocina & Tequila Bar in Fort Point (only) is rewarding margarita fans by serving up a free taco with every margarita purchase; until 5 p.m. – Free Tacos til Cinco! Diners can pair their drink with a complimentary chicken, vegetable, or al pastor taco. In addition to that generous – and fun – gesture, they are also donating 20% of margarita pitcher sales to World Central Kitchen, a non-profit organization that provide meals for those affected by natural disasters. (253 Summer Street, Boston, Massachusetts)
Pink Taco – The new Pink Taco in Seaport is celebrating National Margarita Day in a really big way this weekend by offering $5 off Margarita, Beer and Cocktail Pitchers during brunch on Saturday and Sunday! Pink Taco aims to be innovative with their made-from-scratch Mexican dishes that use the best farm-fresh, local ingredients and are inspired by the flavors and foods we all love! The new Boston location opening this past fall on Congress Street in the Seaport district bringing you tacos, margs and a kickass good time. Order the margaritas up big this weekend with their House, Skinny and Spicy Marg pitchers while you peruse their brunch menu that features some spicy breakfast alternatives. (374 Congress Street, Boston, MA 617.535.8070)
Rosa Mexicano – At Rosa Mexicano restaurants, you’ll experience upscale dining that honors Mexican heritage, culinary techniques, and the global explorations and inspirations of founder, Josefina Howard. Here in Boston, their stunning restaurant combines their trademark authentic, upscale Mexican cuisine and a stylish, festive atmosphere. Just steps from the Seaport World Trade Center, Boston Harbor Cruise lines to Cape Cod and the Blue Hills Pavilion, Rosa Mexicano offers Boston a truly unique destination and dining experience. This week Rosa Mexicano began their National Margarita Day celebration by featuring a special Herradura Silver Margarita all week long. On Saturday, February 22nd, National Margarita Day, Rosa Mexicano is honoring ALL MARGARITAS with a pairing that’s meant to be – GUACAMOLE! Every guest that comes in and orders a margarita at Rosa Mexicano will receive a complimentary guacamole taster. It’s a match made in heaven!
(155 Seaport Blvd, Boston, MA 02210 617.476.6122)