Best Ways to Celebrate National Margarita Day in Bergen County

Happy National Margarita Day! Best Ways to Celebrate National Margarita Day in Bergen County


Monday, Feb. 22, is National Margarita Day. In honor of this fun holiday, we put together a list of great places in Bergen County to get tasty tequila cocktails. Whether you prefer yours on the rocks or frozen, we’ve covered all grounds. If you need to stay home we included our favorite recipes to make this delicious drink at home!


We’ve got the scoop on the best Bergen County spots to raise a glass. Let’s jump into the list! Cheers!


Rosa Mexicano

60 Riverside Square Mall,

Hackensack, NJ 07601

201.489.9100

Cocktail Menu



Rosa Mexicano has delicious signature frozen margaritas. We recommend the pomegranate garnished with a flor de sal rim! You can try a few flavors with their mix and match deal for the holiday, where you can select 2 frozen margarita flavors and get 2 mini margaritas all for just ten dollars!


Blue Moon Mexican Cafe

23 E Palisade Avenue

Englewood, NJ

201.541.0600


OR


Wyckoff

327 Franklin Avenue

Wyckoff, NJ

201.891.1039


Cocktail Menu





Celebrate National Margarita Day at any Blue Moon Mexican Café location with $6 House Margaritas all day. Blue Moon’s famous House Margaritas are served on the rocks or frozen. We recommend the Blueberry Basil Margarita for a fun twist on the classic drink. Not only is this a great deal on the cocktails, but Blue Moon Cafe has upped the fun by hosting giveaways from 7:30-9:30 PM at both of their Bergen County locations.


Lolita’s Mexican Cantina

65 Old Hook Road

Westwood, NJ

201.666.7998


OR


8809 River Road

North Bergen, NJ

201.943.6366

Cocktail Menu






Lolita’s Mexican Cantina has a large cocktail menu with many variations on the classic margarita. They even have custom margarita options so you can design your own unique flavor combination! Lolita’s also serves authentic and bold Mexican food. Try this spot to discover your new favorite margarita & have an original Mexican cuisine.


Chapata Grill

52 South Washington Ave

Bergenfield, NJ

(201) 387-2107

Cocktail Menu



Chapata’s Grill is a local gem with tasty Mexican food and fun cocktails. Their margaritas are made with fresh fruit and they offer margaritas by the glass and by the pitcher. They also recently added an interesting twist with a Margarita and corona combo drink. If you want to try something new and different, this is a great place to come.


Jalapeno’s

930 Prospect St.,

Glen Rock, NJ

201.445.5566

Cocktail Menu





Jalapeno’s is celebrating National Margarita day all week with amazing deals on their signature Margaritas. If you can’t make it down to a restaurant on a Monday, this restaurant is a great choice to keep the fun going!


La Fortaleza


590 Lexington Avenue, Clifton, NJ

973.478.7700


OR


361 Midland Avenue, Garfield, NJ

973.928.4470


Cocktail Menu



La Fortaleza is in a celebratory mood for this festive holiday with one of the best margarita deals in Bergen County. Both locations are offering 50% off Margarita Pitchers and House Margaritas. If you want to get the best bang for your buck this is the place to come!



Viva Margarita


163 Old River Rd, Edgewater, NJ 07020


OR


790 Anderson Ave, Cliffside Park,NJ 07010





Viva Margarita serves authentic Mexican cuisine in a beautiful and festive environment, and they have the cocktail of honor in their name! This is one of the most lively and colorful spots on our list and a great place to come for a stronger drink.


Many of these spots offer takeout options if you want to celebrate at home, but if you are looking to get a little more hands-on, below is our DIY section to get your hands dirty.! We selected three ideal Margarita recipes for you to mix up and enjoy, one of which we created ourselves!


The Classic Margarita

Ingredients

  • 2 ounces tequila

  • 1 ounce Triple Sec

  • 1 ounce freshly squeezed lime juice

Combine and serve!

The Virgin Margarita

Ingredients

  • 1 ounce simple syrup

  • 1ounce lime juice

  • 1 ounce lemon juice

  • 1 ounce orange juice

  • lime wedge, for garnish

Combine and serve! Option: To serve frozen, combine the ingredients in a blender with 3/4 cup ice and blend until smooth.


The Everything Bergen Margarita

Ingredients

  • 2 oz tequila

  • .5 oz Triple Sec

  • 1 oz Fresh Lemon Juice

  • 1 oz Agave Syrup or Simple Syrup

  • Sage Leaves

Combine all ingredients in a cocktail shaker and shake with ice to chill. Garnish with two sage leaves. Enjoy this classy cocktail!


Spend National Margarita Day wisely, as your body can only handle so many margaritas in one day.


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