National Tequila Day is just around the corner on Monday July 24th, and Miami is all set to embrace the occasion with a plethora of tantalizing tequila cocktails that will leave your taste buds buzzing. Whether you’re a tequila connoisseur or just a curious spirit seeker, these top Miami hotspots have something extraordinary to offer for every discerning palate.
Nikki Beach: Sip on the Tequila Honey Bee
Nikki Beach is the place to be if you’re looking for a tequila cocktail that combines the best of local flavors with top-notch tequila. The Tequila Honey Bee cocktail is a masterpiece, expertly crafted with Don Julio Reposado Tequila and locally produced Keez Beez honey. This sweet elixir is made from the nectar of natural wild flora such as Mangroves, Sea Grape, Avocado, and Mamey trees, all native to the Florida Keys, where the honey is meticulously produced and bottled. The Tequila Honey Bee is a true celebration of Miami’s natural bounty and cultural diversity. Don’t miss the chance to experience this exquisite concoction for just $14.
Kiki on the River: Indulge in the 1 out of 100 Tequila Cocktail
Kiki on the River takes National Tequila Day to new heights with their exclusive twist on a Cadillac Margarita, featuring Patron El Alto. This extraordinary cocktail is one of only 100 worldwide, making it a rare and indulgent treat for true tequila enthusiasts. Served in a nautical smoke box, the Cadillac Margarita is elevated to another level as the aroma of the luxury cocktail mingles with the surroundings. Prepare to be enchanted by the delightful flavors of Patron El Alto, Barrel Aged St. Germain & Grand Marnier, agave, lime juice, and a hint of Black Himalayan Salt. The 1 out of 100 Tequila Cocktail is priced at $200, making it a truly lavish experience worth savoring.
Moxy South Beach: Embrace the Matcha Conmigo
If you’re looking for a tequila cocktail that offers a unique twist, head to Moxy South Beach and order the Matcha Conmigo. This tantalizing creation blends the finest Herradura Silver Tequila with the benefits of Matcha tea leaves. Known for boosting brain function and heart health, Matcha leaves impart a delightful vegetal and grassy essence, complemented by natural sweet nuttiness and a hint of bitterness. The Matcha Conmigo is the perfect harmony of flavors, featuring Herradura Silver Tequila, Matcha Leaf Extract, agave, and cream. Treat yourself to this health-conscious indulgence for just $18.
Ten Palms at Gulfstream Park: Savor the Millionaire Margarita
For those seeking a classic tequila cocktail with a touch of sophistication, Ten Palms at Gulfstream Park has just the right answer. Their Millionaire Margarita is an opulent blend of Casamigos Tequila, Grand Marnier, fresh lime juice, and a salt rim. This timeless concoction is designed to delight the senses, with the richness of Casamigos Tequila perfectly balanced by the tangy sweetness of Grand Marnier and lime juice. For just $14, the Millionaire Margarita is a true testament to the allure of simplicity and elegance.
Sexy Fish Miami: Tequila Week Extravaganza
For the ultimate tequila experience, celebrate Tequila Week at Sexy Fish Miami, starting on National Tequila Day and culminating in the exclusive Don Londres event. From July 24th to July 28th, immerse yourself in a thoughtfully curated tequila pairing menu, highlighting Miami’s grandest selection of agave spirits. Indulge in dishes like House Smoked Buri paired with Don Londres Paloma or sublime Chilean Sea Bass & Truffle with a premium Tequila Martini. The Tequila Week pairing menu is priced at $149 per person, offering an extraordinary fusion of Don Londrés luxury and Sexy Fish’s delectable delights.
Sports & Social
Recently opened in June 2023 and located right at the entrance of Dolphin Mall, Sports & Social is a carefully curated dining, entertainment, sports viewing, and social concept. Unlike any sports bar in South Florida, Sports & Social is a state-of-the-art entertainment environment including three full-service indoor/outdoor bars, a 50-foot LED screen addition to several flat screens, live fan-cams, emcee and DJ booth, industry-leading sound and light effects, and countless arcade games. On National Tequila Day (7/24), guests can enjoy Social Margarita’s ($5) all-day-long, Patron shots ($7), and FREE margaritas from 6PM-7PM.
Bourbon Steak, a Michael Mina award-winning steakhouse inside the JW Marriott Miami Turnberry Resort & Spa known for its timeless dining experience, is taking National Tequila Day to new heights with an exclusive tequila tasting. In celebration of the boozy holiday, Bourbon Steak is offering a specialty Clase Azul Flight featuring three selections: Plata, Reposado and Gold. The flight, priced at $42++ per person, will be available for sipping from 6PM to 10PM. Reservations are highly encouraged and can be made online at www.bourbonsteakmia.com. Bourbon Steak is located at 19999 West Country Club Drive in Aventura.
Wynwood’s first and only Asian food hall known for inspired food and innovative drinks is spotlighting their Tropical Kiss frozen tequila cocktail that’s perfect drink Miami summer. The Tropic Kiss is a passion fruit cocktail with lychee and a hint of tropical Red Bull offering an extra pick-me-up. The frozen cocktail is presented in a charming Chinese to-go box and is the perfect way to celebrate National Tequila Day!
Hyde Beach at SLS South Beach: Enjoy the iconic oceanfront pool at Hyde Beach and indulge in their signature SLS Strawberry Margarita. This massive cocktail, mixed with Jaja Blanco Tequila, triple sec, fresh lime juice, and simple syrup, is a refreshing showstopper that’ll get the festive vibes going.
Bar Central at SLS South Beach: Embrace the culinary icon, Bar Central, and celebrate with their beloved cocktail, Jasmine Wrote. Experience the perfect blend of Mezcal and Tequila with watermelon, lime, hibiscus flavors, and a touch of chiles in this symphony of flavors.
Gitano Miami: Step into a tropical oasis of lush greenery and bohemian vibes at Gitano Miami. Sip on the Mexican Mule, featuring blanco tequila, mezcal, lime, cucumber, rosemary, and ginger beer, or spice things up with the Jungle Fever, a masterful blend of mezcal, chile, lime, and cilantro.
Pink Taco: Rock the night away at Pink Taco, the iconic rocker-chic Mexican restaurant. Delight in house-made margaritas and killer tacos, including the Something Pink and the Spicy Margarita, offering zesty twists on classic favorites.
Baia Beach Club: Relax at the Mondrian South Beach’s Baia Beach Club and savor elevated tequila-based cocktails like Among the Stars and Day Off, each offering a divine fusion of flavors.
Lido Bayside Grill at The Standard Spa Miami Beach: Enjoy waterfront views at Lido Bayside Grill and sip on their signature Viva el Verano, a tantalizing blend of blanco tequila, juicy watermelon, lime, agave nectar, and a hint of Mexican chillies.
Broken Shaker at Freehand Miami: Escape to Broken Shaker’s lush backyard oasis and celebrate with tequila-based cocktails like the Patio Pounder, infused with Olmeca Altos Tequila, St. Germain, white wine, sage plum syrup, club soda, and hints of lemon.
Hoja Taqueria: Discover Oaxacan-inspired delights at Hoja Taqueria inside Generator Miami. Enjoy iconic cocktails like the Hoja Margarita and Pepino Papi, or indulge in the sweeter symphony of Into the Unknown.
Bodega Taqueria y Tequila Look no further than Bodega for your tequila needs on National Tequila Day! Enjoy a whopping 50% off ALL shots of tequila throughout the day at all locations. Plus, partner with Ride Alto using code BODEGA20 for $20 off 2 rides to and from Bodega locations in Coconut Grove and South Beach. Show your ride receipt to receive a complimentary frozen margarita!
Cantina Beach (The Ritz-Carlton Key Biscayne, Miami) Immerse yourself in the coastal Mexican ambiance of Cantina Beach, Miami’s only oceanfront restaurant. Sip on their specialty tequila cocktails, including the popular Watermelon Margarita or Spicy Margarita, with recommendations from their dedicated Tequilier.
Chef Adrianne’s Vineyard Restaurant and Bar Pair your meal with Chef Adrianne’s Spicy Guava Margarita, a refreshing cocktail infused with Casamigos Silver Tequila, Cointreau, guava hot sauce, guava puree, and fresh lime juice.
COTE Miami Raise your glass with COTE Miami’s signature HEAT cocktail, featuring Arette Tequila, Chinola Passion Fruit, lime, coffee, and dried chili peppers, curated by principal bartender Sondre Kasin.
DUNE Burgers on the Beach Summer Del Sol Series (The Ritz-Carlton Key Biscayne, Miami) Join the weekly Summer Del Sol series every Saturday from 2 – 8 pm at DUNE Burgers on the Beach. Indulge in boozy Tequila infused Paletas and specialty tequila-based cocktails, including White Lotus, Key Lime Mojito, Verde Vita, and Sunset Del Sol, all featuring Casa Del Sol Tequila.
LEKU Celebrate with LEKU’s newest summer libations, including Siesta Buena with Volcan Blanco, Solerno, blood orange, lime, watermelon, dill agave, cilantro, grapefruit soda, and Tigrea with Labos Reposado, Select Apertivo, Pacharán, orange bitters.
SUGARCANE raw bar grill Enjoy SUGARCANE’s signature tequila cocktails like Adios Julio, Vida de Fresca, and Paloma Ice, each offering a delightful blend of premium tequila with fresh and fruity flavors.
Prepare to celebrate National Tequila Day in Miami like never before, as these top destinations promise an unforgettable journey of tequila indulgence. Whether you prefer classic cocktails or innovative creations, Miami’s vibrant tequila culture has something extraordinary in store for you. Raise a glass, savor the flavors, and revel in the spirit of National Tequila Day at these stellar Miami venues.