Essential Eats: Miss Margarita’s, Byron Bay
If you’re craving authentic Mexican food, a good margarita and somewhere that encompasses Mexican culture and style then you need to visit Miss Margarita’s. This eclectic, colourful Mexican cantina is always bursting with good cheer and it’s sure hard to pass up yummy Mexican food.
The menu is alive with colour and texture, ranging from crunchy cream cheese and guacamole filled jalapeño to sizzling fajitas and Californian style burritos. Or you can graze on nachos corn buried under stacks of melted cheese, chilli salsa, guacamole and toppings from chilli con carne to black beans and ranchero relish.
The humble margarita is taken to a whole new level too with a dozen varieties including coconut, strawberry, mango, ginger, giving the classic margarita a delicious twist. While there is still a range of Mexican beers and local favourites to keep you satisfied if you’re more that way inclined.
Miss Margarita has a daily happy hour between 5.00pm and 6.00pm with $10 Classic Margaritas and Mojitos and $5 Mexican Beer. Get in early as it’s not uncommon for cues to be lined up down Jonson Street during the summertime, holidays period and weekends.
Open: Monday to Friday, 12pm – 3pm, 5pm – 11pm, Saturday, Sunday 12pm – 12am.
Address: 2 Jonson Street, Byron Bay