This year, National Margarita Day is even easier to celebrate because its designated date — Feb. 22 — falls on a Friday. Perfect timing. No matter where you live in Dallas-Fort Worth, there's likely a margarita special out there for you. Here's our roundup of places offering discounted drinks in D-FW. Prices are for Feb. 22 only unless noted.
At Dallas' largest indoor-outdoor patio bar, toast the day with $6 house margs or the Mega Rita team cocktail. Don't miss the $12 Cadillac margaritas and $12 palomas (another tequila-based cocktail). If the weather is good, check out the view of downtown from the rooftop deck.
2616 Olive St., Dallas.
Celebrate the occasion with seven margaritas, including the spicy Bring the Heat margarita, the fancy Norte Mexican Martini and the Jalisco Frosado with tequila and rosé. Margaritas are $6 during happy hour from 3-6 p.m. and $8 all day.
3858 Oak Lawn Ave., Dallas.
Three of the restaurant's most popular margaritas will be $7 each all day. Or check out its "tequila library," which includes more than 200 kinds of tequila, agave spirits and mezcal. Get a flight to share.
7501 Lone Star Drive, Plano.
For $5, choose from Mí Día Rita Rocks, Mí Día Frozen Over drinks and short Jalisco Twisters all day. Or spend a little more to pick from nine specialty margs: El Tradicional, Riviera Maya, Tradicion Mazahua, Hibiscus Champagne, Jalisco Express, Pink Taco, Mexican Candy, Tattooed Blonde and Cloud 9.
Locations in Plano, Grapevine and Flower Mound.
Take your pup to these patio spots for the best of both worlds: dogs and $3 Barkaritas. Let your furry friend run around the fenced-in lawn spaces and make friends while you kick back with a drink.
2889 Cityplace W. Blvd., Dallas; 5317 Clearfork Main St., Fort Worth.
Every Friday, dine in at this East Dallas eatery in order to receive a free margarita. (Just FYI: The restaurant also offers complimentary mimosas on Sundays.)
132 N. Peak St., Dallas.
Sip Don Julio margs on the rocks poured from the "largest margarita glass in town" -- a nearly 5-foot-tall rocks glass. There'll be a DJ truck spinning on-site from 5 to 8 p.m. and live music starting at 9:30 p.m.
3656 Howell St., Dallas.
Pay $3 at 3 p.m., $4 at 4 p.m. and $5 from 5-7 p.m. for house margaritas from Feb. 22 to Feb. 24. The restaurant will also unveil a special surprise margarita.
Locations in Dallas, Fort Worth and Fairview.
Even more margaritas
B. Frank and Relish: $2.99 top-shelf margaritas. 5880 State Highway 121, Plano.
Blue Goose Cantina: $3 original margaritas. Multiple locations.
BoomerJack's Grill and Bar: $2 house margaritas. Multiple locations.
Cantina Laredo: $5 Casa 'Ritas. Locations in Dallas, Fort Worth, Addison and Frisco.
Chili's: $5 Tropical Sunrise, Cuervo Blue and Blueberry Pineapple margaritas all day. Multiple locations.
Chuy's: $1 off top-shelf Skinny 'Ritas and $1 floaters. Multiple locations.
Desperado's Mexican Restaurant: $12 margarita trio sampler of La Margarita, La Traditional and the spicy Mexican Martini. 4818 Greenville Ave., Dallas.
El Chico: $3 house margaritas. Multiple locations.
El Fenix: $1 8-ounce margaritas all weekend, Feb. 22-24. Multiple locations.
El Rincon Mexican Kitchen and Tequila Bar: $3 house margaritas from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.; $4 house margaritas after 3 p.m. 1114 S. Elm St., Carrollton.
Hopdoddy Burger Bar: $2 Little Larry margaritas and $5 classic frozen margaritas. Multiple locations.
Legacy Food Hall: $4 frozen margaritas available at all bars from 11 a.m.-7 p.m. 7800 Windrose Ave., Plano.
Lovers Seafood and Market: $6 Dulce Vida margaritas. 5200 W. Lovers Lane, Dallas.
Lucky's Cafe: $6 Black Mamba Watermelon 'Rita. 3531 Oak Lawn, Dallas.
Meso Maya: $5 house margaritas 3-6 p.m. downtown, 4-7 p.m. all other locations. Locations in Dallas, Fort Worth and Plano.
Mexican Bar Co. at The Shops at Willow Bend: $6 margaritas. 6121 W. Park Blvd., Plano.
Mother Truckers: $3 house margs and complimentary chips and salsa with a drink purchase. 2110 W. Northwest Highway, Dallas.
On the Border: $4 1800 Gran 'Ritas through Feb. 22 and 99-cent Meltdown customization specials. Multiple locations.
Razzoo's Cajun Café: $5 Mardi-Ritas. Multiple locations.
Rusty Taco: $2.50 house margaritas and $4 seasonal margaritas from 3-7 p.m. at most locations. Multiple locations.
Snuffer's Restaurant and Bar: $3 margaritas and $4 Snufferitas all weekend, Feb. 22-24. Multiple locations.
Taco Cabana: $3.50 margaritas from 4-7 p.m. and $2 off any Shareable dish all day. Multiple locations.
Taco Diner: $5 Mambo Taxis and frozen palomas. Multiple locations.
Taco Heads: $5 Best in Texas margaritas, $4 Mexican candy shots and $6 Patron shots. Locations in Dallas and Fort Worth.
Taqueria La Ventana: $3 margs from 3-6 p.m. Locations in Dallas and Addison.
TorTaco: $4 house margaritas. 2100 Ross Ave., Dallas.
Tricky Fish: $5 El Jimador margaritas. Locations in Fort Worth and Richardson.
Tulum: $7 house margaritas on the rocks from 5-7 p.m. 4216 Oak Lawn Ave., Dallas.
Tupinamba Cafe: $4.75 house margaritas. 9665 N. Central Expressway, Dallas.
Twin Peaks: $4 well margaritas at participating locations. Multiple locations.
Two Mules Cantina at Texican Court: $7 special Cucumber Watermelon Margarita offered Feb. 22 only. 501 W. Las Colinas Blvd., Irving.
Urban Taco: $5 Casa Noble margaritas. 5321 E. Mockingbird Lane, Dallas.
Vidorra Cocina de Mexico: $5 house margaritas and $30 large Vidorritas. 2642 Main St., Dallas.
Village Burger Bar: $3.50 margaritas from 4-7 p.m. Locations in Dallas, Allen and Plano.