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Coyote Cafe and Cantina

No.20-22 Jianye Road, Siming District, Xiamen 361022, China
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Ranked #16 of 1,401 Restaurants in Xiamen
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $10 - $20
Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Mexican
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Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Welcome to Coyote. Located in the center of Xiamen, China; walking distance from the Marco Polo and The Pan Pacific hotels. Comfortable and relaxing dining or "enjoy a Margarita" atmosphere. Coyote serves up Xiamen's finest Tex-Mex foods with exciting dishes and unique ambiance. At Coyote, every dish is created using only the freshest, finest ingredients. We serve only the choicest meats and seafood, freshest rice and beans, and tortillas that are baked fresh daily. Our authentic menu with some special "fusion" and atmosphere create a truly enjoyable dining experience.
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  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • English first
  • French first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

I'm from Southern California and I love Mexican food and this is definitely the best Mexican food I have had in all of Asia and other parts of the world. I can absolutely recommend the shrimp (or any) fajitas and the nachos were also a big hit with my friends.

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Shanghai, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Simply put, the food is delicious, staff is friendly, and the cocktails are made with attention. This place really tries to serve quality Mexican food for their customers. I have been all over China and its not easy to get a good FISH Taco!! To get these authentic ingredients can't be cheap in China. I think the price is perfectly... More

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Xiamen, China
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10 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

Coyote has a nice setting. It is a not quite high end restaurant that could be anywhere in the world. Good location in the Marco Polo area. The food is good but lacks sauces and some Mexican flavors. The portions are not big but expensive. Three of us cost about 700 rmb. Service was friendly and attentive.

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Xiamen, China
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

i come to Coyote very often. it is nice resturance in Xiamen. My favourite is cocktail and cheese cake. It deeply attract me come here again. very enjoyable....

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Antananarivo, Madagascar
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

the food is ok for the price, of course we are in china and the server don't really understand english.

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Hangzhou, China
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

I've been here a few times and I must say the quality of the food as well as the service just keeps getting worse. The food here is OK for Mexican food but not exactly authentic, The staff dont speak english very well and often get the orders confused. HOWEVER.. This is as good as it gets when it comes... More

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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014 via mobile

Overrated and over priced,good for a change but not a big deal.Service quite approximate.din't try cocktails but the menu seems quite interesting.As a plus they have menu for Chinese and one for foreigners instead of a bilingual one.

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San Diego, California
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11 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014 via mobile

went here last night with my girlfriend with our usual pre dinner expectations we've come to hold since coming to china in search of non Chinese cuisine and that's: let's go here and watch them not amaze us on their take & was surprised that it's actually not bad at all! For starters we had the nachos with chicken which... More

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Xuzhou, China
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2014

I found this restaurant on trip advisor when visiting Xiamen, and just could not wait to try it, as i'm a huge fan of mexican food and drink. They have l good variety of dishes on the menu for meat eaters and veggies like myself, so it was hard to choose which is always a great sign of a delicious... More

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Piatra Neamt, Romania
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17 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2014

Popped in late one evening by chance as a visiting friend knew of it. The food is top drawer and very authentic not to mention very keenly priced. Pineapple Margaritas are a must and service is polite and efficient.

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