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5 Spots to Celebrate National Marg Day

Happy National Margarita Day, ATL! Pick up your squad then pick up a glass at one of these local restos to cheers to possibly the best holiday ever.

Whether you order up a glass or a pitcher, The Original El Taco’s refreshing margs are a must-have.  


GO TO Alma Cocina, Downtown, @fifthgroup
GET THE Naranjarita—think antiguo reposado tequila, blood-orange infusion, orange brandy and hand-squeezed citrus juices
PAIR IT WITH Fried avocado street tacos

GO TO Babalu Tapas & Tacos, Midtown, @babaluatlantamidtown
GET THE Baba-rita, the spot’s signature drink with Patron silver tequila, triple sec, house-made sweet and sour mix, agave and pomegranate juice
PAIR IT WITH Camarones tacos stuffed with fried Gulf shrimp, cilantro slaw, radish and comeback sauce

GO TO The Big Ketch Saltwater Grill, Buckhead, @thebigketch_buckhead
GET THE Milagro pitcher (there’s a special just for the holiday, so bring your crew and order up a pitcher for the table)
PAIR IT WITH Crab and shrimp dip for starters

GO TO Taco Cowboy, Virginia-Highland, @tacocowboy.atl
GET THE Soprano Margarita with Herradura silver tequila, aperol, lime and grapefruit juices, and agave nectar
PAIR IT WITH Lobster tacos filled with fajita peppers, onions, cotija cheese, cascabel and chili sauce

GO TO The Original El Taco, Virginia-Highland, @fifthgroup
GET THE Key West margarita (antiguo reposado, orangeville and key lime)
PAIR IT WITH The Classic Tastes Trio promising all the good stuff: salsa, guac, queso blanco and corn chips