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Psst… Where to Drink the Best Margaritas in Denver

Where to Drink the Best Margaritas in Denver | The Denver Ear

In honor of “National Margarita Day”, we are listing places where you can drink the best Margaritas in Denver! Have we missed a place you love? Let us know!

Where to Drink the Best Margaritas in Denver

100% de Agave
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Location: 975 Lincoln St, Denver, CO 80203

100% de Agave takes their tequila and cocktails very seriously, having searched Mexico for authentic flavors. They offer over 100 different tequilas, and 14 types of Margaritas.

Try the “Don Julio Table Side Margarita”, where you get to choose your own ingredients, and the “Frozen Sangria Swirl Margartia”.

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Location: The Source, 3350 Brighton Blvd #105, Denver, CO 80216

Comida started off as a pink food truck and was so successful that it spawned three cantinas, with its Denver cantina, located at The Source. Their Margaritas are made with freshly squeezed citrus or juice, and are offered by the glass or by the jar.

Try the “Agua de Jamaica Margarita”, made with Olmeca Altos Plata, hibiscus, agave, orange, lemon, and lime, and the “Watermelon Jalapeño Margarita”, made with Jalapeño-infused tequila, watermelon, agave, and lime.

La Loma
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Location: 1801 Broadway, Denver, CO 80202

La Loma has been a Denver staple for 36 years, owned and operated by the Brinkerhoff family since 1981. La Loma offers Margaritas on the rocks, frozen, or freshly squeezed, in four different sizes, ranging from small to a large pitcher.

Try the “House Margarita”, made with 100% Blue Agave Tequila, Triple Sec, and a natural citrus mix, and the “Jalapeño Margarita”, made with Silver Tequila, Triple Sec, jalapeño, and fresh lime juice.

Las Margs
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Location: 1521 N Marion St, Denver, CO 80218

Las Margs offers authentic Speciality Margaritas using fresh ingredients and fine tequila. This local Mexican restaurant is cheerful, inviting and inexpensive.

Try their signature “House Margarita” either frozen or on the rocks.

Machete Tequila + Tacos
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Locations: 2817 E 3rd Ave, Denver, CO 80206 & 1730 Wynkoop St, Denver, CO 80202

Machete Tequila + Tacos boasts Denver’s first private tequila cage with an extensive tequila menu, as well as 13 different types of Margaritas.

Try their signature “Machete”, made with Cuevro Tradicional Reposado, fresh lime juice, Cointreau, and organic Agave nectar, or the “Oaxacan”, made with Mina Real Mezcal, muddled pineapple and orange, lime, Agave, and chili Rum.

Margs Taco Bistro
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Locations: 1519 Wynkoop St, Denver, CO 80202500 E 19th Ave, Denver, CO 80203 & 200 Fillmore St, Denver, CO 80206

Margs Taco Bistro has already expanded to three different Denver locations, LoDo, Uptown & Cherry Creek, and offers an extensive list of authentic Margaritas, and dozens of rare tequilas.

Try the “Watermelon-Mint”, made with Herradura Silver, Triple Sec, homemade watermelon purée, muddled mint, fresh lime, and homemade simple syrup, as well as the “Vanilla-Coconut”, made with Vanilla Bean infused El Jimador Silver, Coco Lopez Coconut Cream, Triple Sec, and fresh lime.

Psst… For “National Margarita Day”, they are offering 2-for-1 Cucumber Skinny Margs all day.

Rio Grande Mexican Restaurant
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Location: 1525 Blake St, Denver, CO 80202

Rio Grande Mexican Restaurant is known for its strong, delicious and legendary Margaritas, so much so, that it maintains a strict rule of allowing you to order only up to three Margaritas per person.

Try “The Classic Rio Marg” on the rocks or frozen, and in different flavors such as mango, strawberry or “Manberry”, or the “Big Tex Marg”, made with Cuervo Tradicional Silver, orange liqueur, and fresh citrus.

SOL Mexican Cocina
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Location: 200 Columbine St #110, Denver, CO 80206

SOL Mexican Cocina honors the flavors of the Baja region with over 60 artisan, premium and ultra premium tequilas and mezcals. Their Margarita menu is extensive and the ingredients are made fresh daily.

Try the “Mango Con Chile Frozen Margarita”, a frozen margarita prepared with mango puree, in a Chile-salted glass, and garnished with dried mango Chile slice, as well as the “Pineapple Serrano Margarita”, made with Partida Blanco, muddled pineapple, fresh lime juice and Serrano Chile.

Psst… For “National Margarita Day”, they are offering Happy Hour prices on Margaritas all day long from $6 to $11, as well as surprise deals throughout the day.

Tacos Tequila Whiskey
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Locations: 1514 York St, Denver, CO 802063300 W 32nd Ave, Denver, CO 80211

Tacos Tequila Whiskey started off Pinche Tacos, an award-winning food truck that expanded to two Denver brick and mortar locations: City Park & Highlands. They offer a great, yet limited, list of Margaritas on their regular menu, as well as a weekly “Margarita Specials”.

At the Highlands location, try the “Pinche Signature Marg”, made with Casa Noble Tequila, Cointreau and fresh lime. At the City Park location, try the “Casa Coin Marg”, made with Exótico Tequila Blanco, Citronge, fresh lime, and simple syrup.