Mari Chuys Mexican Restaurant Margarita

Cheers! Refreshing and Unique Margaritas

Reno and Sparks are home to several beloved Mexican food spots, and tequila concoctions are one of the best ways to judge just how good they are. You may want to pair it with some tasty chips and salsa for maximum enjoyment. Here are some of the best local places known for their delicious margaritas (and satisfying menu options!) – based on Yelp reviews!

Favorite Margaritas in Reno and Sparks

Macho Tequila’s

Located in Sparks, this local favorite is known for creating unique twists on favorite recipes. Stop by on a weekend night and you might catch a local band as well.

“We started with chips and a Grande margarita. This Cadillac was refreshingly strong! We ended up ordering another two later.” – April S.

Casa Grande

Casa Grande has two convenient locations – Robb Drive and Caughlin Parkway. Customers rave about their margaritas and bean dip, but their full menu has plenty of options for those looking for lunch or dinner.

“Tonight we started with their top-shelf El Presidente margaritas… it’s really 3 margaritas and super tasty.  Perfect blend of spirits that makes it a better choice than the Cadillac.” – Bruce S.

Mari Chuy’s Mexican Kitchen

You’ll find Chuy’s original location in the heart of Midtown, and their selection of unique margarita flavors matches the eclectic neighborhood in which they are located. Whether you choose a classic margarita or their famous jalapeño margarita, you can’t go wrong.

“…quickly greeted by a basket of fresh tortilla chips and jalapeño lime margaritas. I was concerned that the margarita would be too spicy for me, but it was an artful mix of tangy and spicy–a very pleasant heat.” – Brianna R.

Miguel’s Mexican Food

Come thirsty to either of Miguel’s locations because they are known for their generously-sized margaritas. Their original restaurant is in Midtown but you can cap off a day of shopping at their second location at the Summit Mall in south Reno.

“We had Margaritas at the bar – double pour of excellent tequila, in my top 5 all-time.” – Karl S

Antonio’s Mexican Grill 

In the heart of downtown, Antonio’s is a great spot to stop for a refreshing margarita while you’re strolling along the Truckee River. In addition to the margaritas, customers can’t say enough about their micheladas and other cocktail selections.

“Their margaritas with fresh fruit in them go perfectly with a couple tacos” – Cass D.

Chihuahua’s Cantina & Grill

Specializing in traditional cuisine with family recipes, we recommend pairing any of their menu items with one of their deliciously fresh margaritas. Stop by Monday-Saturday between 3-6 p.m. for happy hour specials!

“The mango blended margarita was amazing! It was made with the perfect amount of mix and tequila.” – Brandon D

Cover photo courtesy of Mari Chuy’s Mexican Kitchen.

Life is Unfiltered in

Some scroll through the day. Others seize it. Go do something crazy. And tag it #RenoTahoe so we can see it.