Don’t let the winter bring you down! Heat up the chilly season with a refreshing spicy margarita. It’ll feel like summer with every sip. And boy don’t we need that, especially for National Margarita Day.

From espresso martinis and now to the almost complete opposite – a spicy margarita, celebrate the occasion at one of the many Toronto restaurants and bars that have almost perfected the classic drink.

Whether it’s a spicy rim or habanero-infused tequila, you’ll be sure to find the perfect one made for you.

Need some inspo? Here are five spots in Toronto that serve up some of the best spicy margaritas around

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Not only is Baro known for its delicious Latin dishes but it’s cocktail menu too. In honour of National Margarita Day and for a limited time only, Baro has three special margarita creations, including a spicy margarita. It’s composed of Scrappy’s Fire Tincture, mixed with Cointreau, agave, and lime.

Where: 485 King Street W



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THE happy hour spot is our go-to. Añejo, which is known for its margarita options has a nice and spicy creation available for when you need it most. The Chili Coconut features Cazadores Blanco, triple sec, coconut syrup,  habanero, and lime. Ahh refreshing!

Where: 600 King St W

Picture perfect! Clandestina Mexican Grill & Bar is a must-try with five margaritas to enjoy – one being on the spicer side. Add some more heat to your summer.

Where: 2901 Dundas St W

Reposado Bar & Lounge


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Reposado Bar has four margaritas to sip on and the option to order in larger pitchers. Though they don’t bring the heat, for an extra dollar you can spice it up with a habanero-infused tequila. Now that’s what we call caliente.

Where: 136 Ossington Ave

MARKED Restaurant


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Want to spice up your night? Head to MARKED on John St., and ask for The Yucatán Slam. This hot drink is basically a spicy watermelon margarita. It features Blanco Tequila, Watermelon Rind Cordial, Jalapeño, prickly pear, hot pepper cactus, fresh basil, Lime, and western haskap bitters. Just tasty!

Where: 132 John St.



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In the mood for tacos and tequila? Who isn’t? Campechano has several locations in Toronto and it’s the perfect spot for those late-night eats, including that hunger for a refreshing margarita. Its spicy margarita features Tequila triple sec, cucumber juice, lime juice, jalapeño, and simple syrup.

Where: 504 Adelaide St, 460 College St, and 374 Bathurst St.