National Margarita Day ’22 is on February 22, and that means tequila lovers from across the Silver State will be on the hunt for the best margaritas!
Fortunately, you’ll have plenty of options; Vegas is widely known as a foodie and craft cocktail destination, and that includes serving up some of the tastiest margaritas in the Las Vegas area.
Whether you’re looking for the best margaritas near Summerlin or Henderson, want that perfect classic margarita or something with a twist, here are some of the best spots in the Vegas area to try right now:
If you’re spending the day at home, try this simple recipe for the perfect classic margarita.
El Dorado Cantina
El Dorado Cantina was founded in 2014 with a mission to combine organic and non-GMO ingredients with authentic Mexican cuisine inspired by regional recipes across Mexico.
With three locations around the valley, you’ll be sure to find the perfect spot to enjoy not only a delicious meal with the best ingredients, but a colorful and flavorful margarita, like the Strawberry Mint, Mango or Cucumber Jalapeno!
Mountain’s Edge – 7825 Blue Diamond Rd. Ste 102
(702) 260 – 8709
Henderson – 375 N Stephanie St #111
This Hooper Hospitality Concepts restaurant opened it’s first Mountain’s Edge location in January of 2021, featuring Southern California-style Mexican cuisine from Chef Aaron Bryan. Some favorites on the menu include their table-side guacamole, elote en plato, and their Triple Threat chimichanga.
As far as their best margarita – here you’ll find a spicy favorite, their Jalapeno infused Margarita, with just the right kick!
Juan’s Flaming Fajitas
Henderson – 16 S Water Street
Las Vegas – 9640 W Tropicana
A locals’ favorite, Juan’s Flaming Fajitas has been THE neighborhood place for great Mexican food and drinks since 2013. They’re best known for their colorful atmosphere and those fiery fajitas served tableside.
But Margarita Day is something you don’t want to miss at Juan’s, as they’ll be serving up House Margarita specials as well as a CoronaRita
Hola Mexican Cocina + Cantina
10530 Southern Highlands Parkway
The Founders of Hola Mexican Cocina + Cantina in the Southern Highlands area conceived their menu while attending cooking school in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico. Inspired by their gifted and amazing instructor, Marilau Ricaud, they share classical Mexican home cooking in a genuine, warm and inviting atmosphere!
Margaritas at Hola is a no-brainer, with delicious flavors like “La Muerte” Cherry Lime Mezcal’rita, “El Diablo” Spicy Pineapple Mezcal’rita and “El Sol” Grapefruit.
If take home is more your thing, not to worry, they’ve even got cocktails to go, just pour over ice. Cheers to that!
Mariposa Cocina & Cocktails
2575 S Decatur Blvd, Las Vegas
Mariposa Cocina & Cocktails features modern twists on traditional favorites. The flavor profiles are built layer upon layer, running the gamut from sweet & smoky to spicy & tart.
Their comprehensive tequila and mezcal program offers unbeatable handcrafted cocktail pairings with each dish on the menu.
You definitely won’t want to miss the opportunity to snap a few selfies in their stylish dining room featuring wall murals, art activations and even a photo booth!
Chavelos Mexican Bar & Grill
2021 W Sunset Rd, Henderson
Chef Jose Rodriguez has been serving up authentic Mexican cuisine in Vegas since 1986.
If a frozen margarita is more your thing, don’t sleep on their frozen Chamangarita. It’s delightfully fruity mango flavor with just the right twist of spice.