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15 Places to Find Margaritas in Tampa Bay for National Margarita Day + Recipes

Wednesday is National Margarita Day and there’s restaurants all over Tampa Bay that serve up the finest margaritas known to man. I always enjoy a good margarita, whether original or flavored, when I can.

Take your pick of these restaurants for margaritas in Tampa Bay for National Margarita Day:

Casa Santo Stefano

Address: 1607 N 22nd St., Tampa, (813) 248-1925

Days & Hours: Sunday-Thursday 11 a.m.-10 p.m., Friday-Saturday 11 a.m.-11 p.m.



Address: 1700 W Fig St., Tampa, (813) 519-4552

Days & Hours: Sunday 10 a.m.-9 p.m., Wednesday-Thursday 11 a.m.-10 p.m., Friday 11 a.m.-10 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m.-10 p.m.


Rome + Fig Global Bistro 

Address:  317 N Rome Ave., Tampa, (813) 253-3353

Days & Hours: Sunday 10 a.m.-2:30 p.m., 4 p.m.-11 p.m., Wednesday-Thursday 4 p.m.-11 p.m., Friday 4 p.m.-midnight, Saturday 10 a.m.-2 p.m., 4 p.m.-midnight

Red Mesa Cantina

Address: 128 3rd St S., Saint Petersburg, (855) 265-0812

Days & Hours: Sunday 11 a.m.-9 p.m., Monday-Thursday 11 a.m.-10 p.m., Friday-Saturday 11 a.m.-11 p.m.


Besito Mexican

Address: 205 WestShore Plaza, Tampa, (813) 287-4800

Days & Hours: Sunday – Wednesday 11:30 a.m. – 9 p.m., Thursday – Saturday 11:30 a.m. – 10 p.m.


Fuzzy’s Taco Shop

*******This promo is available for dine-in only.*******

Address: Various locations

Days & Hours: Varies by location


Rocco’s Tacos & Tequila Bar

The go-to spot for authentic Mexican is celebrating the days with guests enjoying Happy Hour specials all day including $5 margaritas and $25 margaliters (1 liter bottles in traditional, strawberry, or mango flavors). Top it all off with $5 apps and tacos.

Address: 2223 N Westshore Blvd., Tampa, (813) 800-8226

Days & Hours: Sunday-Monday 11 a.m.-10 p.m., Tuesday 11:00 a.m.-midnight, Wednesday 11:00 a.m. – 10 p.m., Thursday-Saturday 11:00 a.m.-midnight


Miguelito’s Taqueria & Tequilas

Address: 2702 W Kennedy Blvd., Tampa, (813) 872-5600

Days & Hours: Sunday 11 a.m.-9 p.m., Monday 11 a.m.-10 p.m., Tuesday-Thursday 11 a.m.-11 p.m., Friday-Saturday 11 a.m.-midnight


Jotoro Kitchen & Tequila Bar

Address: 615 Channelside Dr., #114, Tampa, (855) 352-8676

Days & Hours: Monday 11 a.m.–10 p.m., Tuesday-Thursday 11 a.m.–11 p.m., Friday-Sat 11 a.m.–12 a.m., Sunday 11 a.m.–10 p.m.

VIP Mexican American Cuisine

Address: Various locations

Days & Hours: Varies by location



Address: 1601 W Snow Ave., Tampa, (813) 258-8226

Days & Hours: Sunday-Wednesday 11 a.m.-midnight, Thursday-Saturday 11 a.m.-1 a.m.


Whiskey Joe’s Bar & Grill 

Address: Various locations

Days & Hours: Varies by location


Miguel’s Mexican Seafood & Grill

Address: 3035 West Kennedy Blvd., Tampa, (813) 876-2587

Days & Hours: Sunday-Thursday 11 a.m.-9:30 p.m., Friday-Saturday 11 a.m.-10:30 p.m.


Green Lemon

Address: 915 S Howard Ave, Tampa,

Days & Hours: Sunday-Monday 11 a.m.-10 p.m., Tuesday 11 a.m.-11 p.m., Wednesday-Thursday 11 a.m.-10 p.m.Friday-Saturday 11 a.m.-11 p.m.


Mekenita Cantina

Address: 6707 N Florida Ave., Tampa, (813) 232-TACO

Days & Hours: Monday-Thursday 11 a.m.-9 p.m., Friday-Saturday 11 a.m.-10 p.m.


Sugar Factory

Guests who visit receive a free tequila shot with the purchase of any one of the signature smoking, oversized margarita goblets including the Strawberry Cadillac Reposado Margarita (made with Nick Jonas’ Villa One reposado) and The Peoples’ Watermelon Cadillac Margarita (crafted with The Rock’s Teremana Blanco).

Now, of course if you’re not going anywhere for National Margarita Day, you can always make these margs at home:

Coconut Lychee Margarita


Barbie Margarita


Frozen Dragonfruit Margarita


Cucumber Margarita


Strawberry Jalapeño Margarita


Photo c/o Sugar Factory