The Chicago Reader Presents The Margarita Trail – A journey to map the top margaritas in town!

Gear up for Cinco de Mayo by traversing the El Jimador Margarita Trail. Visit ten different Chicago establishments for a series of hosted happy hours with some of Chicago’s best and brightest bartenders. Sip on custom-made Margaritas of all kinds and let El Jimador get you in the mood for Cinco.

Happy hour times, locations, and bartenders:

(Click links for bartender videos.)

April 8 (6-8)
De Cero
Felix Marquez

April 10 (6-8)
Bureau Bar
Josh Davis

April 13 (4-6)
Bar Takito
Brenda Ramirez

April 14 (6-8)
Taco Joint River North
Damian Gadek Enriquez

April 15th (7-9)
Sabrina McCoy

April 20 (6-8)
Paulie Gee’s
Truman Hatch

April 27 (7-9)
Park & Field
Mambo Guzman

April 28 (6-8)
The Living Room @ Hyatt Regency
Adam Hebert

May 2 (7-9)
Five Star Bar
Tina Beck

May 3 (6-8)
Best Intentions
Andrew Prazich