Tangy lime, sweet strawberry, cooling cucumber – however you shake it up we all love a good margarita! National Margartia Day on Feb. 22 is a great time to raise a glass and several local Valley restaurants are offering specials this year!
Z’Tejas Soutwest Grill
Loookin’ for just a lil’ bit? The Little Larry coming in at 4 ounces may be little but it sure packs a delicious punch, will be on special for $2.22 in honor of the 2/22/21 holiday. Served on the rocks or frozen, the house margarita will be offered all day at Z’Tejas.
Z’Tejas has two locations in the Valley at 7221 W. Ray Rd. in Chandler and 10625 N. Tatum Blvd. in Phoenix. For more information visit www.ztejas.com
Tequila + Tunes + STK Steakhouse = VIBED UP National Margarita Day. Join STK Steakhouse for National Margarita Day & order the Spiced Watermelon Margarita made with Patron Silver Tequila, St Germain, WTRMLN WTR, fresh lime and jalapeno or the Green With Envy with Volcan Tequila, fresh lime, cucumber, muddled bell pepper. Sip away while dining with STK for dinner, or ditch work early and head to STK Steakhouse for Happy Hour, where all Signature Cocktails, including this one, are half off.
Spiced Watermelon Margarita: Patron Silver Tequila, St Germain, WTRMLN WTR, Fresh Lime, Jalapeno $21 (Half Off During Happy Hour)
Green With Envy: Volcan Tequila, Fresh Lime, Cucumber, Muddled Bell Pepper $21
GuacStar Kitchen and Cantina
GuacStar Kitchen and Cantina, a high-energy plant-based Mexican eatery in downtown Tempe, is celebrating National Margarita Day by offering $2 off its house margarita (regularly $6) as well as $2 off its brand new ‘Fly to Mexico’ margarita flight (regularly $14). GuacStar will also be offering its plant-based endless enchiladas with rice and beans for just $10. For more information on GuacStar, visit GuacStar.com or follow on Facebook.
Angry Crab Shack
Angry Crab Shack is welcoming diners in on February 22 to celebrate National Margarita Day. Sip on the Crabarita ($10) made with Cazadores Reposado, triple sec, organic sour mix, splash of orange juice, and topped with a float of Grand Mariner. Or celebrate with a frozen margarita ($7) and customize it with a flavor including mango, lime, strawberry or passionfruit-guava. For more information or to find the nearest location, visit angrycrabshack.com.
We’re all familiar with the classic margarita, but there’s another margarita in town – it’s the cocktail type. Meet the Italian Margarita ($10). Locally owned and operated Grimaldi’s Pizzeria put a twist on the standard cocktail. This simple and refreshing drink combines Maestro Dobel Diamante Tequila, Luxardo Amaretto, fresh lime juice, and fresh Monin Cane Syrup. Shaken and served over ice. For more information or to find the nearest location, visit grimaldispizzeria.com.
Ghost Ranch Soutwest Cuisine
On National Margarita Day and everyday between 3 and 6 p.m., Ghost Ranch Southwest Cuisine is offering guests the signature Ghost Ranch Margarita and Fuego Margarita, made with chile de arbol infused tequila, for just $6!
Reflecting the multicultural history of the region, Ghost Ranch dishes embody the spirit and possibility of the Wild West with hearty cowboy steaks, smoky rancho beans, larger-than-life taco platters and legendary bowls of green chile stew. Ghost Ranch honors the history of Arizona by offering guests exceptional hospitality in a setting inspired by the iconic red rocks and beauty of the desert.
Ghost Ranch is located at 1006 E. Warner Rd. Suite 102-103 in Tempe. For more information visit ghostranchaz.com or follow on Facebook at @ghostranchaz or Instagram at @ghostranch_az.