PHOENIX — From National Doughnut Day to National Margarita Day, Americans have always looked for a random reason to go out and celebrate.
Enter Friday’s National Martini Day.
Invented in the mid-1800s in California during the Gold Rush, the martini has transcended time to become one of the classiest drinks for parties and bars all across the nation.
With the help of Yelp, we have compiled the best-ranked restaurants in the Valley for martinis. You can check them out in the slideshow below.
You get extra points if you order any of these in your best James Bond impression — “shaken not stirred.”