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Best Margaritas?

ChicagoKat Aug 25, 2008 05:04 AM

I have a cousin coming in from out of town who is a HUGE fan of margaritas (she's on her way to San Diego to get some after a few days in Chicago). Where can she get her fix while here? I thought the margaritas at Adobo Grill were awesome, and probably the best I've had. Canyou recommend anywhere else??

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    qzq RE: ChicagoKat Aug 25, 2008 08:30 AM

    GO TO LALO'S-don't get the premium ones, get the run-of-the-mill everyday ones, and ON THE ROCKS please, not brain-freeze world.

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      margieco RE: ChicagoKat Aug 25, 2008 12:18 PM

      I'm a fan of adobo grill. They have a great tequila selection (for me the margarita is all about the tequila). their house margarita is w/ herradura silver and hand squeezed lime.

      If you liked adobo and want to explore tequila some more, try Salud or Salpicon.
      (I don't actually live in Chicago but I do drink tequila pretty much any city I travel to :)

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        Akatonbo RE: ChicagoKat Aug 25, 2008 02:18 PM

        The margaritas at Adobo Grill are indeed very good - but I also love the ones at Frontera Grill - particularly the one with mezcal. I also think the atmosphere in the bar at Frontera is more fun, and you can eat at the bar as well.

        1. Chew on That RE: ChicagoKat Aug 25, 2008 03:01 PM

          I've been to Lalo's and yea...their margaritas are amazing!!!

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            trader123abc RE: ChicagoKat Aug 26, 2008 10:00 AM

            El Jardin on Clark St. 1 1/2 blocks from Wrigley Field or in Glenview in the section called the Glen. The best Margaritas around!

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