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La Cabana de Marcos - CLOSED

1320 Cliffe Avenue, Courtenay, British Columbia V9N 7S7, Canada
(250) 703-2639
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Sun - Mon 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wed - Thu 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Reservations
Restaurant details
Dining options: Reservations

18 reviews from our community

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English first
Vancouver Island, Canada
Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013

This restaurant had a lovely buffet as well as a la carte menu but it closed down a few months ago and should be deleted from the data base.

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Victoria, Canada
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2013

Sad to report that La Cabana has closed. Not sure of the issues, but certainly it was not the food or the staff's joy in serving. Sad to see you go, David and all.

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Courtenay, Canada
Top Contributor
75 reviews 75 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

They started as a taco stand in Campbell River - and it was fun. Then they opened a restaurant on the edge of town in a small mall. It didn't go. The servings were small, and over-all it was expensive (However I never tried the buffet). Then they opened in a more central location and tried a lunch smorgasbord. When... More 

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2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2013 via mobile

My ten year old daughter and i were driving through town...discussing our travel plans...i saw the sign and pulled in...we were warmly greeted and shown to a table by a fireplace in back...mexican music wss playing...pinatas hung from above..we were proptly served...looked over the menu...great selection of authentic dishes...and opted for queso fondanto...and guacomle...which was excellent...served with warm tortillas and... More 

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Top Contributor
58 reviews 58 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2013

We just got back from traveling through Central America and the great food here brought me right back. We had the Azteca soup and the special that night. Both were amazing. I would eat here again.

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Kootenays BC
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2012

Decided to check out the other Mexican restaurant in Courtenay but this is a Mexicant!.I had been to Tita's a few days before , so I expected to find a similar product. That was a terrible assumption. the meat was dry. food was flavorless. ordered the margarita. it had a very strong chemical taste to it. the best part. the... More 

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Nanaimo, Canada
13 reviews 13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2012

We ate there about 3 years ago at another location and it was excellent and the decor was really neat. This time at their new location we were disappointed in the decor, the buffet looked unappetizing and we ordered a la carte. The food was good but nothing great like our last meal at La Cabana. Nanaimo bars for desset... More 

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Courtenay, Canada
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2012

A dazzling buffet in the heart of Courtenay! The new location is splendid! The buffet was full of authentic Mexican fare....poblano peppers and corn: beef burritos: refried black beans: tostados: soft tacos: fried tacos: cinnamon coffee and rice pudding included! I loved the juke box with only mexican music and the decor is wonderful. Don't miss it, or go again... More 

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Courtenay, Canada
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29 reviews 29 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2012

Great ethnic Mexican cuisine! and atmosphere! The music that they offer once a month with dancing is just like being Mexico! Really can not suggest this wonderful place enough to anyone in the area!

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2012 via mobile

Quiet but great food and overall a very neat restaurant to check out. Although, staff is Spanish first, English second, so be ready for some pointing at menus.

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Additional Information about La Cabana de Marcos

Address: 1320 Cliffe Avenue, Courtenay, British Columbia V9N 7S7, Canada
Phone Number: (250) 703-2639
Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Comox Valley  >  Courtenay
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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