February 20, 2014

17 places to celebrate National Margarita Day in Orlando

Feb. 22 is National Margarita Day. But not everyone loves tequila (editor's note: Really?). Here's a gallery of places where you can celebrate this very important holiday in Orlando, even if you're just in it for the nachos. (And if you want to prolong the fun at home, check out our blog full of margarita recipes.)

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Maybe you want to celebrate National Margarita Day a little late? Maria Bonita serves $1 house margaritas on Monday (with the purchase of a meal, of course.)
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Maybe you want to celebrate National Margarita Day a little late? Maria Bonita serves $1 house margaritas on Monday (with the purchase of a meal, of course.)
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At Cantina Laredo, they promise "authentic Mexican cuisine in a sophisticated atmosphere." I don't know how authentic their Mango Pepper Rita is, but it certainly sounds delicious. 
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At Cantina Laredo, they promise "authentic Mexican cuisine in a sophisticated atmosphere." I don't know how authentic their Mango Pepper Rita is, but it certainly sounds delicious.
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Yes, yes, it's a big national chain owned by a beach bum singer, but, c'mon, it's called Margaritaville. You really can't go wrong with their classic margarita, named 'Whose to Blame.' 
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Yes, yes, it's a big national chain owned by a beach bum singer, but, c'mon, it's called Margaritaville. You really can't go wrong with their classic margarita, named 'Whose to Blame.'
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Cocina 214 has 15 margaritas on their menu, including one with pop rocks. Yes, please. 
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Cocina 214 has 15 margaritas on their menu, including one with pop rocks. Yes, please.
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Tequila and tart not enough for you? Go to  Agave Azul and order an El Chignon, which adds an overturned Corona to the mix.
Tequila and tart not enough for you? Go to Agave Azul and order an El Chignon, which adds an overturned Corona to the mix.
Order the Blue Moon margarita at Garibaldi. With 100 percent blue agave, Cointreau, sour mix and a splash of blue Curacao, you won't regret it. Unless you have three or four. Then we can't make any promises. 
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Order the Blue Moon margarita at Garibaldi. With 100 percent blue agave, Cointreau, sour mix and a splash of blue Curacao, you won't regret it. Unless you have three or four. Then we can't make any promises.
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The margaritas are delicious, and the tableside guacamole is the perfect accompaniment at Rocco's Tacos.
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The margaritas are delicious, and the tableside guacamole is the perfect accompaniment at Rocco's Tacos.
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Mucho Tequila and Tacos has over 100 tequilas for you to choose from for your margarita. 
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Mucho Tequila and Tacos has over 100 tequilas for you to choose from for your margarita.
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At El Potro in Winter Park, happy hour is 2-for-1 margaritas. You have been warned. 
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At El Potro in Winter Park, happy hour is 2-for-1 margaritas. You have been warned.
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Yes, Chico's Dirty Tacos and Tequila serves margaritas, but true lovers of tequila may want to work their way through all 244 tequila shots the restaurant offers.
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Yes, Chico's Dirty Tacos and Tequila serves margaritas, but true lovers of tequila may want to work their way through all 244 tequila shots the restaurant offers.
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