With an Old Mexico whimsy, a chalkboard menu of over 80 tequilas and mescals, and friendly barkeeps who mix ingredients such as egg whites, blackberries and port syrup into new-school takes on the classic margarita, there’s a reason we love Downtown’s best tequila bar. But if you truly want to dig tequila, select a highland variety and sip it neat.

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