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Carlos and Martin's Tex-Mex Cantina

215 West Bay Rd | Seven Mile Shops, George Town P.O. Box 2845 KY1-1112, Grand Cayman
345 949 4944
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Ranked #41 of 80 restaurants in George Town
Price range: $0 - $25
Cuisines: Mexican
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Restaurant details
Good for: Bar scene, Outdoor seating, Special occasions
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: We are a restaurant with great food, fantastic drinks, amazing atmosphere with friendly staff! The plates are all home made recipes made fresh from scratch daily. You are sure to enjoy everything from our signature margaritas to our sizzling fajitas. Then finish off your meal with a slice of tres leches, flan or deep fried ice cream!
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  • English first
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English first
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014 NEW

Came here for their Filipino food. They had great sisig and crispy pork. Lechon con tokwa (crispy pork with fried tofu) and their pork bbq were also yummy.

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Hartford CT
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24 reviews 24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

While we were staying at the Comfort Suites up the street, we took a little walk down West Bay Road to see what was down there and came upon this Mexican restaurant. We went in and ordered the cheese enchiladas, which were about $8.95 (Cayman $) and the least expensive item on the menu. They were very tasty and I... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Loved this place! They serve Mexican and Filipino food here, we had the crispy fried pork and chicken goto~ soooo good! It was the perfect combo of crispy pork skin, fat and a nice chunk of meat. This was actually our favorite meal on the island! We liked it so much we came here twice. Very affordable and walkable from... More

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Houston
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17 reviews 17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Food was not very good and definitely not worth the money. Service was poor and it seemed to take a long time for our food - we ate at around 5:30pm and it was not busy at all. The only good thing about this restaurant is that it was walking distance to our condo.

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Fort lauderdale, fl
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5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

Maybe I'm biased because I'm from California and my husband is from Texas, but this restaurant is a poor representation of good tex-mex food. Everything was either overcooked or tasted like it came straight from a can. Would not go back. Prices were, however, reasonable.

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4 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014 via mobile

Maybe coming from Southern California I'm being unreasonable, but we had a pitcher of their regular margarita and it was extremely bad. I've never tasted anything like it before, it's not even as good as he sugary mess you get at a margaritaville. The food is okay, but it's certainly not enough to warrant going back. It tastes like a... More

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Jacksonville Beach, Florida
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

Friend took us here. Friendly staff, margarita's were great. Food was plenty and delish. I am not one that tries other foods while on vacation. You have to know what restaurants to go into. I highly recommend you stop in and order some authentic Mexican food. The best Mexican food I have ever had.-------Ella June 15, 2014 from Florida

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Jamaica
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81 reviews 81 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

This wasn't a bad dining experience for us. We went during off time so there wasn't much of a crowd. Chips and Salsa (as seems to be customary for most Mexican restaurants) on the house and was a good appetizer. We had fish and shrimp tacos which were flavorful and portions were good! Margaritas were different..we tried the electric blue,... More

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NJ
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69 reviews 69 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

seemed to be a popular place but closes at 10pm. Chips and salsa were an appy not a freebie. Chicken quesadilla was pretty good.

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Victoria, Canada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

I went there with two other friends on what appeared to be a slow night. We had been there previously a few times and it was okay but noticed a decline in service and quality as time went by. Our visit the other night will be our final one as it was not a pleasant experience. As I mentioned it... More

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