Where to Sip Margaritas in Houston on National Margarita Day (Tuesday, Feb. 22)
Tequila-fueled happy hours and frosty margarita deals at a place giving away free margins to 21 and older, here’s where to honor your margarita in Houston on National Margarita Day this Tuesday, Feb. 22.
Axelrad Beer Garden, 1517 Alabama
Tequila fans can sip homemade $5 margaritas throughout National Margarita Day, with flavors ranging from classic lime to strawberry, mango, peach and watermelon.
Brennan from Houston, 3300 Smith
Brennan’s will host a Sip & Slurp cocktail party in the courtyard to celebrate Mardi Gras, National Margarita Day and Taco Tuesday. Tickets ($45) include a dozen raw oysters, two fried oyster tacos, and two Mardi Gras margaritas.
Daily Gathering, 800 Sorella
The New Spicy Margarita blends Lalo Blanco tequila, Dolfi orange liqueur, fresh lime, jalapeño and agave, available for $13 or $9 during happy hour (2-5:30 p.m.)
Dish Society, multiple locations
Dish Society’s margarita is a blend of tequila, prickly pear, simple syrup orange liqueur and lime, available for $8/glass and $20/carafe.
Eight row flint, 1039 Yale
Open from 11 a.m. to midnight, the Texas cooler will offer a variety of margaritas frozen or on ice, including its Frozen ($12.50) with Pueblo Viejo Blanco and Marie Brizard Orange Curacao; the Pink Rattlesnake ($13.50) with homemade serrano hibiscus syrup; and the port of call: Galveston, with Ilegal Mezcal ($13.50), Marie Brizard Orange Curacao, Liquid Alchemist Coconut and Crème de Cacao, plus exclusive sotol margaritas from The Marfa Spirit Co.
Flying Fish, 1815 North Durham
Flying Fish will celebrate the day with classic $5 strawberry lime margaritas all day, available for dinner and/or curbside to enjoy at home. Flying Fish margaritas feature Jose Cuervo Especial and are available frozen or over ice.
Fuzzy’s Taco Shop, multiple locations
The fast-casual Baja-style spot will offer $5 homemade 18-ounce margaritas, available on ice or frozen, all day at participating locations. Only available on site.
Grimaldi’s Pizzeria, several addresses
In honor of National Margarita Day, Grimaldi’s is teaming up with Casamigos Tequila for a giveaway, and five lucky winners will win a blender. Additionally, Grimaldi’s Rewards members will receive double points on any order placed on February 22 online or via the app.
Hopdoddy Burger Bar, multiple locations
Hopdoddy will be giving away free four-ounce versions of its Doble Fina margarita (Monte Alban Silver Tequila, triple sec, fresh lime juice and agave, shaken and served over ice) to celebrate National Margarita Day. All guests over the age of 21 will be presented with this classic cocktail as soon as they walk through the doors of the restaurant on February 22, no purchase necessary.
The Barn, 2517 Ralph
Sipping a $6 frosty ‘rita’ on one of La Grange’s colorful 2,000-square-foot multi-level Montrose patios is a rite of passage in Houston (the margarita offering is Tuesday-Friday from 4 p.m. at 18 o’clock).
Corn, 14795 Memorial
Guests can sip three different spins on the margarita, including The Guetzamar with 400 Conejos Mezcal Espadín, Ancho Reyes Liqueur, nixta corn liqueur, fresh lime juice, agave, a splash of tangerine and sal de gusano for $14; the Cintli, made with Hacienda del Chihuahua Sotol, purple corn, infusion syrup, nixta corn liqueur, lime juice, Topo Chico, ginger-lime juice, and a rim of nixtamal blue for $13; and La Piscosita, with Morales Mezcal, Agavales Reposado Tequila, ancho chili syrup, serrano chili, and a rim of tajín for $12.
Molina’s, multiple locations
On National Margarita Day, visit any location in Molina to sip Molina margaritas for the happy hour price of $6.50 all day. Made with 100% agave tequila, Triple sec and fresh lime juice, drinks are served frozen or over ice.
Moxies, 5000 Westheimers
Moxies margarita selections include the Millionaire (Herradura Legend Añejo, Cointreau, Organic Agave, Fresh Squeezed Lime), Ghost (Ghost Tequila, St. George Green Chile Vodka, Fresh Squeezed Lime, Cane Syrup, Chili-Lime Twang Salt ); Mezcal (Casamigos Mezcal, Cointreau, Organic Agave, Fresh Squeezed Lime) and more.
The Original Ninfa’s, 2704 Navigation, 1700 Post Oak
The limited edition Gran Pasión Margarita includes Hornitos Plata tequila, lime juice, Giffard Fruit de La Passion liqueur, passion fruit syrup and Grandeza, with a tajín rim, available for 13 $ (usually $15) on February 22. https://ninfas. com
Pier 6 Seafood and Oysters, 113 6th
Choose from a Spicy Rita with tequila reposado, agave, citrus, and a zesty kick ($10) or the classic House Frozen ($8 regular, $6 during happy hour).
Treebeards, multiple locations
Treebeards is going sweet and spicy on National Margarita Day with its Blackberry Ginger Margarita, made with Exotico Tequila, ginger syrup, lime, agave, and Mathilde Cassis for $10 during happy hour at 4 p.m. at 7 p.m. ($12 regular).
Willie’s Grill & Icehouse, multiple locations
The Texas cooler favorite will be offering $2 House Ritas all day Tuesday, February 22, available at every location. Choose Strawberry, Regular or Swirled.