Spice up your night with these outstanding tequila bars in Melbourne!
Grown and distilled in the hills of Mexico, tequila has become one of the most popular spirits in the world. Whether had straight or mixed in a fruity margarita, tequila is the perfect ingredient to turn any night out into one to remember. So popular, in fact, that there are plenty of bars that have set up on a mission to spread the joy of tequila.
With that in mind, Hunter and Bligh is here to guide you with the best tequila bars in Melbourne you need to check out in 2023. Say hola to these tantalising tequila bars for an incredible weekend ASAP!
Tequila Bar by Mejico
The newest addition to the tequila scene, Tequila Bar by Mejico has already set a high standard for great tequila cocktails in Melbourne. Down the unsuspecting Pink Alley, Mejico’s Tequila Bar is found above the main restaurant, giving you a secluded slice of the city for any occasion. Serving one of Australia’s largest ranges of tequila and mezcal, Tequila Bar by Mejico will keep guests happy with a delicious Mexican menu also available into the early hours. Some come on down to Tequila Bar by Mejico for an unforgettable night of earthly delights!
Hidden underneath Bourke Street in Melbourne, there’s no doubt that Bodega Underground will feel like a haven hideaway. One of the most renowned Mexican restaurants in the precinct, Bodega Underground appreciates late night sips of mezcal that’s paired up with some of their delectable eats including Kingfish Ceviche $22 and Lamb Riblets ($24) to name a few. Whether you like it mixed in a cocktail or devilishly straight up, Bodega surely know their agave; hence their “Bible De Agave” available.
Los Hermanos Mexican Taquería
Move over Breaking Bad. Although Los Hermanos Mexican Taquería do love their chicken, they also do appreciate the taste and texture of a good tequila. Expect music, traditional Mexican food and scrumptious cocktails within the walls of the Brunswick-based Los Hermanos Mexican Taquería. With every sip and bite, the tradition is passed on through to visitors. Be sure to check out this Melbourne tequila bar in 2023!
Get ready to down this one. With over 100 tequilas shelved on Mamasita’s walls, any Melbournian is silly to pass on an experience at Mamasita. Housing everything from Mexican beers to wine, spirits and of course, the tequilas. Top off the perfect night with their fresh, traditional, mouthwatering menu featuring the likes of Chargrilled Corn (from $5.50), Macadamia and Cashew Nut Chorizo Tostaditas ($16) and Jackfruit Tacos ($14). We recommend that you definitely pack the stretchy pants for your visit.
Mezcalito Agave Bar
Sitting in the heart of Melbourne, Mezcalito Agave Bar is one of Melbourne’s most celebrated and authentic tequila-praising venues. Stocking over 70 agave-based spirits directly shipped from Mexico; the vibrant and rustic feel to the bar will have guests feel like they’re wandering through the backstreets of Mexico City. Whether you pop in for their famous Agave Hour, a decadent dinner or simply just a cocktail to shake up the mood, Mezcalito Agave Bar will soon be a guaranteed favourite.
After you’ve checked out some of the best places for tequila in Melbourne, go domestic thanks to our list of the 15 Best Tequila Bars in Australia for 2023. And if you want to bring the best tequila right to your kitchen, shake things up at home with this Spicy Sierra Tequila Margarita Recipe.