VisitDallas launched the Margarita Mile as a way to commemorate and celebrate Dallas, TX, as the birthplace of the frozen margarita machine. Restaurateur Mariano Martinez invented the frozen margarita machine in Dallas almost 50 years ago, forever freezing in time the city’s claim to America’s favorite cocktail. That first machine now sits in the Smithsonian National Museum of American History.
Guests can now enjoy decades of heritage on the Margarita Mile — a curated collection of Dallas’ best and brightest margaritas, conveniently collected in a colorful app. In addition to earning fun prizes along the way, the Margarita Mile is one of the best ways to experience Dallas’ diverse neighborhoods and cultures — one cocktail at a time.
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3656 Howell St., Dallas, TX 75204 • (214) 730-0596
Kick back, relax and enjoy one of the best margaritas in the heart of Dallas at The Rustic. The frozen Rimy Rita is a fan favorite thanks to the perfect blend of Dulce Vida Lime tequila, raspberry liqueur, Cointreau and a sangria popsicle for an extra pop of flavor.
3858 Oak Lawn Ave., Ste. 470, Dallas, TX 75219 • (214) 443-5183
Rosé all day with a margarita twist! Take a seat in the beautifully decorated Jalisco Norte to sip on the ‘Rita Champ. Made with Milagro Silver Tequila, Solerno Blood Orange Liqueur, lime juice, Cava Brut sparkling rosé and served in a wine glass with a Himalayan sea salt rim, garnished with a lemon twist. The light and refreshing cocktail is a perfect version of a margarita — no matter what season it is!
The Tipsy Alchemist
2101 Cedar Springs Rd., Ste. R125, Dallas, TX 75201 • (469) 899-7080
The Loca Rita at The Tipsy Alchemist is one masterfully made margarita. You’ll want to savor every sip of this drink that features Piña Loca Pineapple tequila, triple sec, jalapeño reduction, nitrogen cilantro, fresh lime juice and Peychaud’s bitters.
6300 Skillman St., Ste. J, Dallas, TX 75231 • (214) 691-3888
Best known as the birthplace of the frozen margarita machine, Mariano’s knows how to whip up a cocktail! You can find this historic machine at the Smithsonian Museum of American History, but while you’re in Dallas, discover new, fresh flavors with The Mariano.
Beto & Son Nitro Alchemy Bar
3011 Gulden Lane, Dallas, TX 75212 • (469) 249-8590
At Beto & Son, you’ll find the wildest table-side drinks in Dallas. Impress your friends and order the Liquid Nitrogen Margarita, which contains hand-selected Beto & Son Avion Resposado tequila, fresh lime juice, agave, orange liqueur and fruit encapsulated pearls.
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