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Where to Find To-Go Boozy Drinks and DIY Cocktail Kits in DFW

Enjoying cocktails at home? Good. Here’s where to get them to-go.

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Kevin Marple for Jaxon Texas Kitchen

Now that Texas Gov. Greg Abbott has approved the sale of mixed drinks to go in Texas, summer in quarantine is officially looking a little bit less bleak. Many of the city’s best bars and restaurants are serving up DIY cocktail kits that will almost make it feel like you’re sipping a cocktail in your favorite bar.

Scope out the list below for a neighborhood-by-neighborhood guide to the city’s best boozy cocktail kits, and don’t forget to tip generously and give the staff plenty of grace while picking up.

Deep Ellum

  • Black Swan Saloon — Offering mixers in flavors like watermelon and mint, spicy pineapple, and strawberry balsamic & basil for DIY cocktails at home.

Downtown

  • Bullion To Go — Bullion restaurant is back in action with pre-mixed, bottled cocktails available to go for up to six in classic varieties like Old Fashioned, Cosmopolitan, Champs Elysées and gin & tonic.
  • JAXON Texas Kitchen & Beer Garden — the restaurant and beer garden offers batched cocktails in 375ml bottles (equal to seven cocktails per order), in flavors such as the “Jaxon Lights Out” featuring Tito’s and hibiscus-blueberry tea. Delivering via GrubHub, Caviar, Door Dash and Alto.
  • Partenope Ristorante — Offering cocktails to go, including a Napule made with imported Italian bergamot soda, a classic Negroni or TX Peach Sangria, two drinks per bottle. Order on Caviar, Uber Eats or via the Partenope website.
  • Sfereco — The newest addition to The Statler is offering traditional Italian cocktails in to-go kits via sfereco.com
  • Te Deseo & Happiest Hour – Offering delivery and curbside carry-out of frozé or frozen margaritas via their Harwood Cares program.

Greenville Avenue

  • Ese Pollo — The second of two “side hustles” that operates out of Desert Racer, Ese Pollo is offering margaritas by the gallon. Choose “FRZ” or “ROX.”
  • HG Sply Co — All locations are offering beer, wine, cocktail kits, and bottles of spirits via delivery from an in-house drive team. Call 877-832-8723 to order.

Highland Park, University Park & Preston Hollow

  • Jose on Lovers — Offering top shelf margarita kits via pickup or 2-mile delivery. Check out the menu at jose.mx and then call 214-891-5673 to secure your pickup or delivery time slot.
  • Republic 1836 — Offering Cocktail Survival Kits starting at $28 for six cocktails, in varieties like hibiscus margarita, ranch water, Fender Bender and Old Lancaster for curbside pickup and delivery. Call 972-385-6004 or order on Republic’s own website.
  • The Biscuit Bar — Use DoorDash or the Biscuit Bar’s app to order “Quarantine Cocktails” in batch sizes or single serve for delivery with your order.
  • TJ’s Fish Market — The first restaurant group in DFW to begin regular COVID-19 testing their staff is offering “booze bundles” like their Red Bel Margarita kit to-go.

Lake Highlands, Lakewood & East Dallas

  • Fireside Pies — Offering cocktail kits to-go, in several varieties including Moscow Mule (6-drink kit for $45), Grapefruit Rickey (6-drink kit for $45), or Fireside Sangria (3-drink kit for $25). NOTE: Through July 31, Fireside Pies is offering 25% off all curbside pickup and to-go orders at all location.
  • Pie Tap — Offering their signature frosé by the gallon.
  • Taco Joint — Offering frozen or rocks margaritas to-go by the half gallon for $36.50.

Las Colinas

  • Mexican Sugar — Offering a Happy Hour Margarita Pack at their new Las Colinas location, starting with curbside pickup and delivery only.

North Dallas, Plano, Allen & McKinney

  • Haywire — Signature cocktail kits include 375 ml bottles of liquor and mixers.
  • North Italia — Offering batched Sangria, Margarita, Mule or Aperol Spritz cocktails via DoorDash or for pickup.
  • Rye McKinney — Offering meal kits and a variety of batch-style award winning cocktail kits, house-made cocktail accoutrements and even bar tools at ryemckinney.com/shop, available for takeout and delivery.
  • Whiskey Cake — Offering Old Fashioned, Bloody Mary, Guava Gimlet or Tennessee Stud cocktail kits for curbside pickup or delivery.

Oak Cliff, Bishop Arts & South Dallas

  • Beto & Son — Offering $35 margarita kits that include a bottle of Altos tequila, enough mixer for six, a jigger, limes and those famous juicy pearls. Get them via UberEats, Favor or order curbside pickup at 469-249-8590.
  • Eno’s — The classic Bishop Arts pizza joint has been delivering wine, beer and batch margaritas via in-house delivery since 2016.
  • Rodeo Goat — Offering kits featuring their signature “Moontang” cocktail, which make two 12 ounce Moontangs for $14.

Oak Lawn

  • Snooze — Offering small and larger versions of their Bloody Mary and screwdriver kits for pickup or delivery between 10:15 a.m. and midnight on weekends or 7:15 a.m. to midnight on weekdays.

Uptown & Knox/Henderson

  • Las Palmas — Offering frozen margaritas to go with minimum purchase of chips and salsa. Pricing is as follows: three for $20, 6 for $35.
  • Manny’s Uptown Tex Mex — Offering curbside pick-up and free delivery including their ranch water kit with Dulce Vida tequila, lime and Topo Chico.
  • Moxie’s — Offering margarita kits featuring Altos tequila, house-made mix, limes, cups and a jigger in a reusable insulated bag for carry-out or delivery.
  • TNT / Tacos and Tequila — Offering margaritas by the quart or gallon, plus beer, wine and mimosa kits on weekends. Call 469-518-7888 to order.

Victory Park

  • Billy Can Can — Offering cocktails by the quart — including the Sonora Showdown, the Rum Dinger, the Elder Bramble, the Three Star General, and the New Victor Tango — $48 for five, which is equal to one cocktail free if you’re doing the math.
  • Hero — Offering beer, wine, cocktail kits, and bottles of spirits via delivery from an in-house drive team. Call 877-832-8723 to order.
  • Mesero — Offering margarita kits that make four margaritas plus two extra shots for $50. Must purchase food, and deliveries within a 8 mile radius are complimentary.

Anywhere:

  • Sourced Craft Cocktails offers hand-crafted cocktail mixes, a jigger, liquor and cups hand-delivered by a local out-of-work bartender who is paid a fair wage.

Know of a restaurant or bar that’s offering a killer cocktail kit right now? Email us at dallas@eater.com.

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