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Best Margaritas Near Me

Texas is famous for its Mexican food and its love of margaritas! When you want the best margaritas near me, start at the Iron Cactus Mexican Grill & Margarita Bar. Not only are they one of the top tequila bars in the country, but they have over 100 types of tequila on hand. You will find everything from silver tequila to reposado, añejo and even cristalino and mezcal!

If you are not sure where to start, look to one the Cactus Exclusive margaritas handcrafted by highly trained bartenders. The Iron Cactus Double Barrel features Herradura Double Barrel Reposado tequila, Cointreau, fresh lime, and agave – it is so refreshing! There is also the Tromba Barrel Select, the San Antonio exclusive Cantarito and the NEW Cristalino Barrel Reserve.

A frozen margarita on a sunny day is always a fan favorite. Enjoy an original frozen margarita, a top shelf skinny or customize your drink with a swirl of strawberry, mango, peach or prickly pear! You can even top off your frozen margarita with Cointreau, Magdala Orange Liqueur or Chambord for a truly customized drink! Even better, enjoy our house frozen margarita at a discounted price during happy hour weekdays from 3PM-6PM.

Want a spin on a traditional margarita? Try our Mezcal Margarita, made with Palomo Joven, Naranja Orange Liqueur, fresh lime, and agave. You can also create your own margarita from any of the over 100 types of tequila offered! Start with your favorite tequila or mezcal and add your choice of Cointreau, Naranja Orange Liqueur or Gran Gala.

We also feature numerous other signature cocktails, wine, and beer if tequila is not your favorite. No matter what you choose, you will be sure to have a good time at Iron Cactus. It is no wonder that Iron Cactus is known for offering the best margaritas near me in Austin and San Antonio.

Mango Habanero Marg

Austin Cocktail Bars

Austin is home for live music, college football, Mexican food and of course, Austin Cocktail Bars! Located in the heart of Downtown Austin on historic 6th Street, Iron Cactus is the perfect place to start your night out on the town. A local favorite for over two decades, Iron Cactus is known for its contemporary Mexican cuisine, as well as its premium tequilas and hand-crafted cocktails.

There is truly something for everyone at Iron Cactus! Enjoy one of over twenty delicious tequila cocktails – including the exclusive Cactus Double Barrel Margarita or the popular Strawberry Cactus cocktail. You can even upgrade select drinks on the menu into a Mexican Martini if that is more you speed! No matter what you choose, we guarantee a good time at Iron Cactus.

Looking for something a bit more special? The drink menu offers over 100 premium tequilas to taste – from silver, to reposado to añejo, mezcal and even cristalino! If you are unsure where to start, try a tequila flight! Each tequila flight comes with three 1 oz. glasses of Blanco, Reposado and Añejo Tequilas.

Once you find your favorite tequila – make it into a margarita! For only an additional $2.50 – you can create a margarita from any tequila on the menu, complete with your choice of Naranja Orange Liqueur, Gran Gala, or Cointreau. Not a tequila fan? Try one of our hand-crafted Signature Cocktails made with vodka, bourbon, rum and more.

The next time you are Downtown and looking for the best of Austin Cocktail Bars – stop by the Iron Cactus! Enjoy Happy Hour deals on weekdays from 3PM-6PM and the bar is even open every day until midnight! Come see why the Iron Cactus stands apart as the premier Mexican restaurant and drinking destination in Austin!

Mexican Martini5 Iron Cactus

Cocktails on the River Walk in San Antonio

Come visit Iron Cactus for delicious cocktails on the River Walk in San Antonio! This summer, escape the heat by stopping by our establishment and enjoying a cool, refreshing drink. It’s the perfect way to beat the heat! Enjoy the view from our shaded patio with a view of the River Walk, boats, and the famous Selena Bridge, or step indoors for some air-conditioned fun. Either way, you can enjoy authentic Mexican food favorites like fajitas, tacos, and enchiladas.

However, your experience isn’t complete without a taste from our award-winning tequila bar. In fact, we’ve been named one of the top tequila bars in the country. Sip on premium tequilas or have them mixed into our various margaritas, martinis, and specialty cocktails. You’re in luck because this season, we’ve updated our drink menu to add even more unique flavors.

From mixes you can’t find anywhere else to classic editions, the Iron Cactus drink selection has everything you need for a perfect night out. We’ve bolstered every aspect of the menu, including mezcal cocktails, frozen drinks, and wine, so you’re sure to find something new to try. Test out the Cactus Exclusive Tromba Barrel Select with orange liqueur, lime, and agave, or select our twist on the classic Pina Colada. No matter what you choose, we guarantee a good time at Iron Cactus.

This summer, relax, unwind, and enjoy yummy cocktails on the River Walk in San Antonio. With the gorgeous scenery, specialty drinks, and fantastic food, you’ll have a dining experience to remember. Thanks to Iron Cactus, your summer has never been more delicious.

20 Reasons to Play the 20th Annual Iron Cactus Charity Golf Tournament on June 1st

We’re celebrating our 20th year hosting the Iron Cactus charity golf tournament. In the past 19 years, we’ve raised close to $500,000 for various charities and causes. With your generosity and participation, we will be able to surpass the half million dollar mark.

We hope that after reading the list below, you will sign up for this year’s charity tournament. However, if you can’t make the tournament, you can still help make a difference by donating at This year’s funds will support our wounded heroes to participate in Staurolite’s Foundation Mountain Top Safaris and Elk Hunt.

1) Jordan Spieth may not show up, but the Don Julio girls will.

Don Julio girls


2) You can finally stop and smell the flowers (be sure to take your allergy meds first).

Flowers in bloom at Grey Rock Golf Club

Flowers in bloom at Grey Rock Golf Club

3) You can channel Fast & Furious with these carts. Just remember you crash it, you buy it!

Empty Carts

4) You can show off your Tiger-esque golf swing.

golfers at the range

golfers at the range

5) Chance to meet Don Pepe Zevada of Z Tequila.

Don Pepe Zevada with Z Tequila Girls

6) Win one of several door prizes


7) Watch this golf swing live (eyes on the ball!).

Chick Swinging Club Collage

8) Play golf with your buddies.

golf buddies


9)  Get a hole in one, win a great prize, not have to buy anybody drinks.

Hole in One


10) Drink while driving with an open container (please drink responsibly and see no. 3)

Cart girl with beer


11) See a demo on how a natural blow dryer works.

Dulce Vida girls


12) Wear a Sombrero (or any funny hat you want).



13) Sport a Hornitos Bandana Ese!

Hornitos Bandana


14) Close million dollar deals before even teeing off.

Mark N Close Major Deals


15) Food. Lots of Food from Iron Cactus. Where else?



16) Meet the Dynamic Dudes behind Iron Cactus.

Gary and Mike


17) Proof that 1800 Tequila is a brand not a toll free number for free tequila.

1800 tequila girl


18) Pose for photos with the lovely tequila pourers.

Strike a Pose


19) Win a Z Tequila gift box while getting photobombed by Don Pepe Z.

Z tequila photobomb


20) Have Big Smiles all day long knowing you made a difference in someone’s life while sampling tequila and playing golf.

Big smiles


Print and fill-out the form below to guarantee your spot at the 20th Annual Iron Cactus Charity Golf Tournament.


Golf Registration Form Back Golf Registration Form Front