If you love frozen water, cubed and mixed with triple sec and tequila or are a purist, who likes it straight with a little salt and a lime we have some #ModayMotivation for you! When you woke up today, did you know that Monday, July 24th is National Tequila Day? You don't need an excuse to celebrate, but just in case, here is our list of the best place in Tampa to party with salt and a lime.


GameTime, Tampa's complete Entertainment Center in Ybor City's Centro Ybor complex is offering 50% off cocktails from 4 pm-8 pm for National Tequila Day! A great deal and a great place to unwind after work with a little Patron - a little dance competition...who knows what the night may hold? Tequila!

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1600 E. 8th Ave A147, Tampa FL Phone 813-241-9675

Celebrate National Tequila Day with Besito

With over 100+ unique tequilas you have plenty of choices at Besito Mexican Restaurant at Westshore Plaza.  From 4 - 7 pm indulge in a Special Tasting from Patron and also enjoy a Classic Margarita (frozen or on the rocks) or their La Casa Margarita for only $5.

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250 Westshore Plaza, Tampa FL, 33609. Phone 813-287-4800

Beach Bar & Restaurant

Every Monday is Margarita Monday at Beach on Rocky Point off the Courtney Campbell Causeway. Beach is the perfect place to kick-back and relax with a $3 Margarita to watch a sunset, play some pool, and get your toes in the sand on National Tequila Day.

7700 W. Courtney Campbell Causeway, Tampa FL Phone (813) 281-0566


Find Tequilas in Ybor City.  With over 200 Tequilas in their arsenal, they are ready to set you up with your favorite shooters!

1613 E Seventh Ave, Tampa FL Phone 813-304-2695

The Brass Tap | Centro Ybor

The Brass Tap is an upscale beer bar offering 60-80 craft beers on tap, and more than 300 bottled varieties of imports, domestics and local craft beers. National Tequila Day Monday stop in for $4 Regular Margaritas and $10 Margarita Flights, the best way to try several flavors!

1600 E 7th Ave, Tampa FL Phone 813-241-0000

Miguel's Mexican Seafood & Grill

Located between Downtown Tampa and the Westshore District, Miguel's serves traditional style Mexican cuisine with top shelf tequila inspired drinks. Make plans to drop in Monday to experience one of Tampa's Best Mexican Restaurants.

3035 W Kennedy Blvd, Tampa FL Phone 813-876-2587


Inspired by the beach culture of Punte del Este and Buzios, Bartaco in Hyde Park Village offers upscale street food with creative well-made craft cocktails. We love the margaritas and tequila choices at this open concept, unique Tampa Restaurant. Not much beats tacos and tequila!

1601 W Snow Ave, Tampa FL Phone (813) 258-8226

O Cocina

Find sophisticated, farm to table, Mexican cuisine accompanied by poetic drinks inside this refined upbeat South Tampa restaurant and bar. 

4110 Henderson Blvd, Tampa FL Phone (813) 289-0649

Hablo Taco

There is an excellent spot in Channelside Bay Plaza where you can gather your amigos National Tequila Day to sip premium margaritas, do tequila shooters and enjoy ice cold cervezas. Enjoy $5 Frozen and Rocks Ritas today - but to get the deal you must say "HNationalional Tequila Day" to your server.

615 Channelside Dr., Tampa FL Phone 813-405-8226

The Blind Goat Food & Drink Company

Next door to O'Cocina find this laid-back, kickin' it neighborhood bar many are keeping a secret! The Blind Goat has a lively happy hour and packed Trivia Nights. If you like it spicy, try the immensely popular Jalapeno Margarita in celebration of National Tequila Day! (PS - they offer Happy Hour on weekends from noon to 4 pm)

4106 Henderson Blvd, Tampa FL Phone 813-515-7962

Edge Social Drinkery

Edge Social Drinkery, one of Tampa's best rooftop bars, will celebrate National Tequila Day with drink specials to commemorate the day. Head over for dinner at Elevage @ The Epicurean Hotel then up to Edge, pne of Tampa's favorite Rooftop bars.

1207 S Howard Ave, Tampa FL Phone 813-999-8731

Green Lemon

Modern Mexican atmosphere with traditional Mexican cuisine and drinks are found in the Soho District of South Tampa at the Green Lemon. Look for happy hour priced Margaritas all day and $6 Cabo Wabo shots!  Ps...Don't miss the fresh guacamole made tableside!

915 S. Howard Avenue, Tampa FL Phone 813-868-LIME

Vallarta's Mexican Restaurant

Tequila is part of the Mexican heritage and is held to a particular standard, which is we guess the reason for National Tequila Day.  Whatever the reason may be, we are happy they do it - at Vallarta's tonight find tequila specials and also a special happy hour on Margaritas all day long!!! Cheers!!!

22948 State Road 54, Lutz FL Phone 813-949-6565
Sometimes you just gotta know when to give in and have a margarita, or two, or three!  Here are a few tasty tequilas to try National Tequila Day: Justin Timberlake's, 901 Silver Tequila ~ Vince Neil's Tres Rios Tequila ~ Sammy Hagar's Cabo Wabo Tequila and George Clooney's Casamigos Tequila. We've given you lots of options and encourage you to try at least one place and one tequila you've not been to or tasted before hitting up your favorite Blanco, Reposado and Anejo spot! National Tequila Day has no discernible origins, are we surprised? But how happy are we that through some fortunate twist(s) of fate, July 24th will forever remain, National Tequila Day in Tampa! (all photos from respective Facebook Pages, cover photo Wiki Commons)