5 to Try: Mojitos

Often overlooked in lieu of the margarita, this rum-based and minty-fresh Cuban import is another fun summer mix of sweet and sour. Here are a handful of places in Las Vegas to sample this refreshingly cool cocktail.

Updated: January 01, 2003

Do the Mojito

Bahama Breeze

375 Hughes Center Dr, Las Vegas, NV 89109

This island-themed joint's classic Cuban mojito is raved about.

Border Grill Las Vegas

3950 S Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89119

The mint enhances the citrus flavor of a well prepared Mexican dish.

Cafe Ba-Ba-Reeba! at Fashion Show Mall

3200 Las Vegas Blvd S, Las Vegas, NV 89019

For a twist, try the strawberry mojito with the tapas or paella plate.

Casa Fuente Cigars

3500 Las Vegas Blvd S, Las Vegas, NV 89109

Pair a cigar with a freshly-made mojito and sip away at the only place which allows smoking in the Forum Shops.

Firefly On Paradise

3900 Paradise Rd, Las Vegas, NV 89109

By the glass or by the pitcher, the mojitos here are a surefire hit.