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Best Margaritas In Pittsburgh

July 9, 2011 11:20 AM

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(Photo by Joe Raedle/Newsmakers)

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When you think of Pittsburgh, Mexican food might not immediately come to mind. However, Pittsburgh’s Mexican restaurants have some of the best margaritas you can find. You may have to be daring, though; it’s not every day you’ll find a margarita with egg whites in it! - Stephanie Geary

Seviche

930 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
(412) 697-3120

Seviche offers authentic tapas food and a large drink menu focused on representing the “spirit of South America.” Offering one of the best margaritas in Pittsburgh, Seviche’s mojo-rita is a must have. Jose Cuervo tequila, cointreau, muddled lime, mint simple syrup, splash of soda and mint sprigs make up this delicious combo of margarita and mojito.

Azul Bar Y Cantina

122 Broad Street
Leetsdale, PA 15056
(724) 266-6362

Ever had a chocolate margarita? No? You can, at Azul Bar Y Cantina in Pittsburgh. Azul Bar Y Cantina bills itself as the only authentic Mexican restaurant in town. Get a single, double or pitcher of Azul Bar Y Cantina’s signature margaritas, including chocolate, pineapple, mint and blueberry flavors. It’s Azul Bar Y Cantina’s unique flavors that make their margaritas some of the best in Pittsburgh.

Mad Mex

370 Atwood Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
(412) 681-5656

Mad Mex has a large menu of margaritas and tequilas. What makes Mad Mex’s margaritas some of the best margaritas in Pittsburgh? Premium tequila. At Mad Mex’s you can choose from four different categories of tequila and “pimp” your margarita just the way you want it.

Franklin Inn

2313 Rochester Road
Pittsburgh, PA 15237
(412) 366-4140

If you’re looking for the “best no-frills” margarita in Pittsburgh, Franklin Inn is the place for you. It’s Franklin Inn’s simplistic yet tasty margaritas that make them some of the best margaritas in Pittsburgh. One sip and you won’t be able to stop yourself from having another.

Yo Rita

1120 East Carson Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15203
(412) 904-3557

Yo Rita has some of the most unique margaritas in Pittsburgh. With margaritas like the pisco sour with egg white and the absinthe margarita, Yo Rita wins the award for best margaritas in Pittsburgh. Other standouts are the La Diabla with habanero and the ginger lime margarita.
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