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 lime we have some motivation for you! A special holiday coming up means specials and discounts from tons of local Tampa bars and Mexican restaurants in Tampa.

When you woke up this week did you know that Sunday, 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 tequila bars in Tampa to party with salt and lime.

Catrinas Tacos and Tequila
5.0  5 Rating (3)
1611 N Howard Ave, Tampa FL, 33607
Bienvenidos a Catrinas Tacos and Tequila Catrinas showcases traditional fresh authentic Mexican cuisine and the biggest tequila selection in Tampa Bay,...
The Blind Goat Food and Drink Co.
4.1  5 Rating (6)
4106 Henderson Blvd, Tampa FL, 33629
Next door to Tampa Pizz Co 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 $5 shots of Suerte & Ghost Jalapeno Infused Tequila in celebration of National Tequila Day! (PS - they offer Happy Hour on weekends from noon to 4 pm)
Besito Mexican Restaurant
4.7  5 Rating (6)
205 Westshore Plaza, Tampa FL, 33609
With over 100+ unique tequilas you have plenty of choices at Besito Mexican Restaurant at Westshore Plaza.
4.5  5 Rating (8)
1600 E. 8th Ave A147, Tampa FL, 33605
A great day and a great place to unwind after work with a little Patron - a little dance competition...who knows what the night may hold? Tequila!
WTR Pool
4.6  5 Rating (18)
7700 W. Courtney Campbell Causeway, Tampa FL, 33607
WTR Pool & Grill is Tampa's ultimate seaside retreat. Overlooking beautiful Tampa Bay, WTR provides guests with a memorable experience of poolside luxury...
Miguel's Mexican Seafood & Grill
4.6  5 Rating (10)
3035 W Kennedy Blvd, Tampa FL, 33609
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 Saturday to experience one of Tampa's Best Mexican Restaurants.
Miguelitos Taqueria Y Tequilas
4.6  5 Rating (3)
2702 W Kennedy Blvd, Tampa FL, 33609
A taqueria with a twist featuring tacos, tapas, burritos, tortas and bowls as well as breakfast, weekend brunch, a mini tortilla factory and cocktails...
Bartaco | Hyde Park
4.7  5 Rating (9)
1601 W Snow Ave, Tampa FL, 33606
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!
Rocco's Tacos & Tequila Bar
4.7  5 Rating (6)
2223 NW Shore Blvd, Tampa FL, 33607
Rocco's Tacos and Tequila Bar is the Best Authentic Mexican Restaurant and Tequila Bar in Florida!
EDGE Rooftop Cocktail Lounge
4.9  5 Rating (2)
1207 S Howard Ave, Tampa FL, 33606
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.
Green Lemon
4.6  5 Rating (17)
915 S. Howard Avenue, Tampa FL, 33606
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!
Vallartas Mexican Restaurant
4.8  5 Rating (5)
13731 N Dale Mabry Hwy, Tampa FL, 33618
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!!!

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)