It may not be feeling much like the tropics here in Washington DC, but that won’t matter much on February 22 when it’s National Margarita Day! Regardless of the weather, you can celebrate near your RESA apartment at our local eateries with a top-notch margarita.
Check out these Latin restaurants and bars here in Washington DC on Feb. 22 for a drink which will be just what the doctor ordered as we make our way through the winter – you may not need that cold weather getaway after all!
Lauriol Plaza, located at 1835 18th St NW, Washington, DC which you can arrive at after a 13 minute drive from RESA, is a spacious eatery with a roof deck that fills up with fans of basic Mexican fare and frozen margaritas.
According to food critics and clients, they are known for good food, good service and good prices. Their diverse clientele has a passion for Mexican, International and Latin American food, as they have since the restaurant opened in 1983. They are proud to have served families and couples in the 1980s and their new generations in the 2000s.
Oyamel Cocina Mexicana, located at 401 7th St NW, Washington, DC which is a 10 minute drive away from RESA, is a lively, upscale spot with creative Mexican tapas and street food, plus a lengthy cocktail and wine menu.
At Oyamel, José Andrés and his team combine Mexico’s rich regional diversity with the vibrant urban atmosphere of Mexico City. The liveliness of the dining room is matched by the creativity of the menu and cocktail list, featuring antojitos — Mexican small plates —ceviches and tacos, plus unique margaritas, and an impressive array of wine, tequila and mezcal.
1835 18th St NW, Washington, DC 20009
401 7th St NW, Washington, DC 20004