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dewardav Jun 13, 2012 05:48 PM

I am looking for a tequila bar to take my father in law (huge tequila fan) for his birthday. He lives in south Lyon so I was hoping to find something over on that side of the city. Any suggestions?

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    Jim M Jun 13, 2012 06:38 PM

    I believe Rojo Mexican Bistro in Novi has a good selection of tequila and sometimes hosts tastings. Call to check—it's been awhile, and their food is just OK. But it's worth a try.

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      dewardav Jun 16, 2012 08:09 AM

      Rojo does indeed have a good selection but that is where we took him last year. I heard Milford has a tequila bar. Has anyone been there?

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        VTB Jun 16, 2012 11:15 AM

        You're thinking of this place-- www.cincolagos.com. I liked it and recommend it, but i didn't have tequila while there. I'm sure they always have a couple LEGIT' premium brands (and sometimes they had Tastings Nights), but traditional neat tequila with lime and tomato juice sides is not how they usually serve it, i wouldn't guess. People have lately been saying, "this place has gone down hill." But, my SOLE visit ONE YEAR AGO involved good food and atmosphere. Just look at the menu.

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          JanPrimus Jun 16, 2012 12:35 PM

          Lunches there are depressing, but the food is still top notch for what they are going for. I think we may still see Chef Polcyn may redevelop the place. It was created to adapt to the economy of the time. As we are growing I am sure we may see better days. The Calamari and fish Taco's are stellar! :)

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            boagman Jun 16, 2012 01:03 PM

            Oh! I haven't tried those yet. I'm a big fan of the mole tacos, but I'll try the fish taco(s) next time.

    2. JanPrimus Jun 13, 2012 07:43 PM

      I know it is not too Close but El Barzon off Michigan Ave in Detroit had one hell of a Tequila/Mescal selection.

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        cherie Jul 11, 2012 08:23 AM

        Also not close...but Barrio in Birmingham has over 125 different tequilas and about 15 mescals.

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