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Mex Cantina

Savska cesta 154, Zagreb, Croatia
+385(1) 619 21 56
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Ranked #123 of 380 restaurants in Zagreb
Price range: $37 - $148
Cuisines: Mexican
Good for: Romance, Doing business
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Romance, Doing business
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Moscow, Russia
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014 NEW

On our trip to Croatia my wife and I really fancied some quality Mexican food and we were not disappointed. The potato skins were tasty and good value. For our main meals we had a Chicken Burrito and a Chicken Enchilada. Again, both tasty and good value. We have been to Mexican restaurants in many countries of the world (including... More

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Zagreb, Croatia
Senior Contributor
41 reviews 41 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

When I start numbering all good things about this place, one might wonder why only three pans. Service is really nice. Friendly and helpful. Very patient. Interior is nicely decorated, a bit too much, but I guess it's a Mexican style. Prices are moderate, compared to big portions they serve. Tequila sunrise cocktail I didn't find tasty, I have had... More

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Zagreb, Croatia
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17 reviews 17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

After spending some time in Mexico, we wished to renew our memories and heared that this was a good place to eat. The chicken meat and beans were uneatable! Both of them were so bad can not explain,,,i really dont know whether that day something was wrong in cooking..the sevice was also not very good.

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Zagreb, Croatia
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

Was there months ago and it was not good. Reading all good reviews we gave it another chance. Half of appetizer drinks that are on the menu they don't have. OK, ordered several beers (Mexican) from the list, no they only have Corona (any bar in Croatia have at least 3 Mexican beers-but OK, I might expect too much from... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

Best mexican restaurant in Zagreb, food delicious and fresh, staff very nice and polite, you wont regret

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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

MexCantina is one of the cornerstones of foreign cuisine in the Zagreb. However, they are not only providing excellent authentic foods and drinks, but also provide the atmosphere and scenery of Foreign lands, far, far, away :o) Great place to “travel without moving “, for few hours.

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Zagreb, Croatia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

pleasant and distinctive mexican ambience, staff ok, parking in front of the restaurant. the food was excellent! we took a starter, but when the main course arrived, we realized that the appetizer was not needed because the portions are huge. prices reasonable for what you get. we wanted our food to be spicy, but it was not, but it does... More

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Zagreb, Croatia
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26 reviews 26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2014

Tried different restaurant with mexican dishes and definitely this one beats them all. A decent stake, barbecue ribs, all kinds of domesticated tortillas. Good deserts and a rich wine selection. Portions are also decent and the price is manageable high.

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Brussels, Belgium
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2013

What to say... the food is great, great menu, atmosphere is always great, restaurant is great decorated... In monday's (from 9am) there is Los Caballeros (mariachis) and then it is best time to visit. This is the best mexican restaurant I been in!

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4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013

My first visit to mexican restoraount. Ambient is great, staff is really good. Food was taistiy, portions very big. Food is not so expensive, but drink is (bootle of mineral water 30 kn). But next time when visiting zagreb will go there for sure.

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