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11 Excellent Houston Restaurants and Bars Selling Cocktail Kits To Go

DIY margaritas, Moscow mules, and so much more

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DIY margaritas at home with help from the pros
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With a stay-at-home order in place and all the time in the world, Houstonians have the opportunity to shine as chef — and bartender — in their own kitchens. As a method of providing a full-service dining experience at home, local restaurants have created no-fuss cocktail kits using house-made mixes and festive garnishes to craft DIY adult beverages.

Want to try your hand at mixology or whip up boozy cocktails for your quarantine-mates? Check out these 10 Houston restaurants and bars slinging top-notch cocktail kits to go.

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Note: Restaurants on this map are listed geographically.

1. Monkey's Tail

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5802 Fulton St
Houston, TX 77009
(713) 842-7188
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Find DIY classic cocktail kits to go at this Lindale Park bar. Margarita kits are paired with Milagro tequila, Moscow Mules with Deep Eddy Vodka and Old Fashioned with Makers Mark bourbon. All are priced at $25 and make 6 servings. 

2. Eight Row Flint

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1039 Yale St
Houston, TX 77008
(832) 767-4002
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Heights patio bar Eight Row Flint is making available three of its signature cocktails in kits for guests to purchase along with food orders. Ranch Water and margarita kits can be purchased in counts of five or nine (starting at $45) and are presented with bottles of Topo Chico sparkling water, while the Old Fashioned kit yields 7 servings ($56).

3. FM Kitchen and Bar

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1112 Shepherd Dr
Houston, TX 77007
(832) 804-6006
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Beginning Monday, April 27th, FM Kitchen will resume its take-out service with a new, revamped menu including $9 cocktail kits to-go. Guests can choose from classic or mango chamoy margaritas, Moscow mules and the refreshing FM ranch water cocktail or opt for ready-to-go frozen drinks like froze, gimlets and daiquiris. 

4. The Original Ninfa's on Navigation

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2704 Navigation Blvd
Houston, TX 77003
(713) 228-1175
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Available in a carafe, half-gallon, or a full gallon, the iconic Ninfarita is an obvious to-go cocktail option.

5. Perry's Steakhouse & Grille

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1997 W Gray St
Houston, TX 77019
(346) 293-8400
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Recreate Perry’s famed cocktails at home with convenient curbside pick-up of pre-portioned mix, liquors, and appropriate garnishes. $45 cocktail kits are packaged large enough to make six drinks and varieties include Bourbon Bloom, Cucumber Blueberry, Lemon Bubbles, Jameson Mocha Old-Fashioned, Perry Berry Mule, Raspberry Crusta, Smoky Rita or ‘Strait” Paloma.

6. Traveler's Table

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520 Westheimer Rd
Houston, TX 77006
(832) 409-5785
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Montrose newbie Traveler’s Table is allowing guests to explore its menu of cultured global cuisine at home with a take-out and delivery menu including four different cocktail kits. For $27, guests can choose from The Name of the Rose, The Plumed Serpent, Spice Trader and Foreign Correspondent, with each kit boasting 200 milliliter bottles of spirits and 16 ounces of cocktail mix — enough ingredients to produce four cocktails. Order online here.

7. Hugo's

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1600 Westheimer Rd
Houston, TX 77006
(713) 524-7744
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Hugo’s brings the fiesta to your home with convenient margarita and sangria kits to-go. Fruity and bold, $22 sangria kits are large enough to concoct 7-8 servings and come complete with a bottle of red wine, aged Mexican brandy and a fresh mix of lime, orange, mango and pineapple juices. Similarly, the $44 Hugo Rita kit produces up to 8 drinks and comes with one 375 ml bottle of Blanco tequila, fresh squeezed lime juice and agave-orange cordial.

8. UB Preserv

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1609 Westheimer Rd
Houston, TX 77006
(346) 406-5923
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Both mixed drinks and cocktail kits are available for takeout at this Montrose favorite, including DIY mojitos and pina coladas. Order online via UB Preserv’s website.

9. The Oceanaire Seafood Room

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5061 Westheimer Rd
Houston, TX 77056
(832) 487-8862
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Savory seafood plates to-go can be paired with classic cocktail kits incorporating Fever Tree mixers at Uptown’s The Oceanaire Seafood Room. Ranging from $8-12, kits are prepared to make individual beverages and include the Hendricks G&T, a Gin Mule and the Patrón-arita.

10. Arnaldo Richard's Picos Restaurant

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3601 Kirby Dr
Houston, TX 77098
(832) 831-9940
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Salt or no salt? The choice is yours with Pico’s many $99 margarita packs featuring a bottle of tequila, bottle of Contreau, fresh lime juice with agave nectar and a complimentary shaker — large enough to craft 8 ‘ritas. Palomas, punch bowls, and mojito crafting kits are also an option.

11. Goode Company Grocers

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5015 Kirby Dr
Houston, TX 77098

Available for both pickup and delivery, Goode Company Grocers offers four different classic cocktail kits, including margaritas, Bloody Marys, and Old Fashioneds. Each kit includes a 375 ml bottle of booze, mixers, and garnishes.

1. Monkey's Tail

5802 Fulton St, Houston, TX 77009

Find DIY classic cocktail kits to go at this Lindale Park bar. Margarita kits are paired with Milagro tequila, Moscow Mules with Deep Eddy Vodka and Old Fashioned with Makers Mark bourbon. All are priced at $25 and make 6 servings. 

5802 Fulton St
Houston, TX 77009

2. Eight Row Flint

1039 Yale St, Houston, TX 77008

Heights patio bar Eight Row Flint is making available three of its signature cocktails in kits for guests to purchase along with food orders. Ranch Water and margarita kits can be purchased in counts of five or nine (starting at $45) and are presented with bottles of Topo Chico sparkling water, while the Old Fashioned kit yields 7 servings ($56).

1039 Yale St
Houston, TX 77008

3. FM Kitchen and Bar

1112 Shepherd Dr, Houston, TX 77007

Beginning Monday, April 27th, FM Kitchen will resume its take-out service with a new, revamped menu including $9 cocktail kits to-go. Guests can choose from classic or mango chamoy margaritas, Moscow mules and the refreshing FM ranch water cocktail or opt for ready-to-go frozen drinks like froze, gimlets and daiquiris. 

1112 Shepherd Dr
Houston, TX 77007

4. The Original Ninfa's on Navigation

2704 Navigation Blvd, Houston, TX 77003

Available in a carafe, half-gallon, or a full gallon, the iconic Ninfarita is an obvious to-go cocktail option.

2704 Navigation Blvd
Houston, TX 77003

5. Perry's Steakhouse & Grille

1997 W Gray St, Houston, TX 77019

Recreate Perry’s famed cocktails at home with convenient curbside pick-up of pre-portioned mix, liquors, and appropriate garnishes. $45 cocktail kits are packaged large enough to make six drinks and varieties include Bourbon Bloom, Cucumber Blueberry, Lemon Bubbles, Jameson Mocha Old-Fashioned, Perry Berry Mule, Raspberry Crusta, Smoky Rita or ‘Strait” Paloma.

1997 W Gray St
Houston, TX 77019

6. Traveler's Table

520 Westheimer Rd, Houston, TX 77006

Montrose newbie Traveler’s Table is allowing guests to explore its menu of cultured global cuisine at home with a take-out and delivery menu including four different cocktail kits. For $27, guests can choose from The Name of the Rose, The Plumed Serpent, Spice Trader and Foreign Correspondent, with each kit boasting 200 milliliter bottles of spirits and 16 ounces of cocktail mix — enough ingredients to produce four cocktails. Order online here.

520 Westheimer Rd
Houston, TX 77006

7. Hugo's

1600 Westheimer Rd, Houston, TX 77006

Hugo’s brings the fiesta to your home with convenient margarita and sangria kits to-go. Fruity and bold, $22 sangria kits are large enough to concoct 7-8 servings and come complete with a bottle of red wine, aged Mexican brandy and a fresh mix of lime, orange, mango and pineapple juices. Similarly, the $44 Hugo Rita kit produces up to 8 drinks and comes with one 375 ml bottle of Blanco tequila, fresh squeezed lime juice and agave-orange cordial.

1600 Westheimer Rd
Houston, TX 77006

8. UB Preserv

1609 Westheimer Rd, Houston, TX 77006

Both mixed drinks and cocktail kits are available for takeout at this Montrose favorite, including DIY mojitos and pina coladas. Order online via UB Preserv’s website.

1609 Westheimer Rd
Houston, TX 77006

9. The Oceanaire Seafood Room

5061 Westheimer Rd, Houston, TX 77056

Savory seafood plates to-go can be paired with classic cocktail kits incorporating Fever Tree mixers at Uptown’s The Oceanaire Seafood Room. Ranging from $8-12, kits are prepared to make individual beverages and include the Hendricks G&T, a Gin Mule and the Patrón-arita.

5061 Westheimer Rd
Houston, TX 77056

10. Arnaldo Richard's Picos Restaurant

3601 Kirby Dr, Houston, TX 77098

Salt or no salt? The choice is yours with Pico’s many $99 margarita packs featuring a bottle of tequila, bottle of Contreau, fresh lime juice with agave nectar and a complimentary shaker — large enough to craft 8 ‘ritas. Palomas, punch bowls, and mojito crafting kits are also an option.

3601 Kirby Dr
Houston, TX 77098

11. Goode Company Grocers

5015 Kirby Dr, Houston, TX 77098

Available for both pickup and delivery, Goode Company Grocers offers four different classic cocktail kits, including margaritas, Bloody Marys, and Old Fashioneds. Each kit includes a 375 ml bottle of booze, mixers, and garnishes.

5015 Kirby Dr
Houston, TX 77098

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