Best Margaritas In Baltimore

May 5, 2015 8:00 AM

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As we approach Cinco de Mayo, there’s no better time to enjoy a refreshing margarita. The weather is heating up, and Charm City is the perfect place to find the best margaritas to cool things down. From Blue Agave, a bar featuring 130 different tequilas and Little Havana’s picturesque outdoor seating paired with awesome happy hour specials, the options are limitless. No matter which venue patrons choose, each is sure to deliver a margarita that is “muy bien.”
Blue Agave
1032 Light St.
Baltimore, MD 21230
(410) 576-3938
www.blueagaverestaurant.com

Since its renovations and hiring new owners in 2012, Blue Agave has reclaimed its place as a top stop for Cinco De Mayo, or really any day of the week. Blue Agave has a selection of 130 different tequilas, all 100 percent blue agave that make for the perfect margarita. The Don Julio Bottle Club allows members to keep a prized bottle of tequila at the bar, so that each time they come in, their special tequila is waiting for them, and the only payment made for margaritas will be the added ingredients, which are of course all made in house. Whether it’s the favored Spicy Guavarita (the perfect combination of spicy and sweet) or one of Blue Agave’s several rotations (a Lavender Pomegranate Margarita used fresh lavender to infuse top quality tequila), these margaritas are sure to please.

Little Havana
1325 Key Highway
Baltimore, MD 21230
(410) 837-9903
www.littlehavanas.com

As the weather heats up in Baltimore, there are few places better to enjoy a refreshing margarita than Little Havana. This waterfront bar and eatery offers a picturesque view of the harbor with its beautiful outdoor seating area. The perfect atmosphere for unwinding after a long day, all margaritas are freshly made and feature fresh fruits and ingredients. On Thursdays, Little Havana margarita pitchers are half off from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m., so be sure to claim a spot fast.

Nacho Mama’s
2907 O’Donnell St.
Baltimore, MD 21224
(410) 675-0898
www.mamasmd.com

This eclectic, albeit off-kilter, bar and restaurant has become a Baltimore favorite since openings its doors in 1994. Enjoy the array of Baltimore and Elvis memorabilia paired with some of the best drinks and dining Charm City can supply. A specialty of Nacho Mama’s is their Hubcap Margaritas. The massive serving comes with a straw for each wanting to partake in the fun. Sip slowly, they’ve got quite the kick!

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Jack’s Bistro
3123 Elliott St.
Baltimore, MD 21224
(410) 878-6542
www.jacksbistro.net

Jack’s Bistro’s claim to fame is its daring approach to drinks and ditches. The venue doesn’t shy away from putting its own unique twist on favorite cocktails and cuisine, and the margarita is no exception. In the past, Jack’s bistro has been renowned for the fiery Jalapeno margarita for, made with jalapeno infused tequila. Stop in during happy hour Wednesday through Sunday 11 p.m. to 1 a.m. and 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. to get two dollars off all appetizers and drinks.

Miguel’s Cocina y Cantina
1200 Steuart St.
Baltimore, MD 21230
(443) 438-3139
www.miguelsbaltimore.com

Miguel’s Cocina y Cantina is the epitome of authentic Mexican cuisine. While munching on house-made chips and salsa, be sure to browse the various selections on the menu, including the prized margaritas. The refreshing cocktails include fan favorites like the Sandia, a margarita featuring Miguel Silver tequila, fresh watermelon juice, cointreau and Miguel’s special mix. For those looking to enjoy a margarita while also watching their waistline, try the Skinny margarita, a lower calories choice that doesn’t skimp on taste.

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Tracy Dye currently resides in Baltimore city, where she enjoys writing prolifically on topics ranging from food to dating advice and everything in between. Writing is Tracy’s happy place, particularly when it is accompanied by a large cup of coffee. Read more on Examiner.com.

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