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Kay 'n Dave's Cantina

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Mexican, Seafood
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9341 Culver Blvd, Culver City, CA 90232-2614
310-558-8100
Today
11:30 am - 9:45 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 8:45 pm
Mon 11:30 am - 8:45 pm
Tue - Thu 11:30 am - 9:45 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 10:45 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 10:45 pm
Dining options: Outdoor Seating

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  • 9
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Afterwork Fiesta Fun

Upbeat place in Culver City for a going away party for co-worker. Allow the whole group to enjoy happy hour prices on the patio....needless to say a taste of everything ensued. Great drinks, friendly staff. Recommend

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 11, 2015
Harry F
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Normal, il
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Good for:
  • Romantic
  • Large groups
  • Families with children
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37 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Normal, il
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Upbeat place in Culver City for a going away party for co-worker. Allow the whole group to enjoy happy hour prices on the patio....needless to say a taste of everything ensued. Great drinks, friendly staff. Recommend

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Newport Beach, California
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94 reviews 94 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

We stopped by K & D's for dinner after the farmer's market. There is patio seating with heaters and a parking structure around the corner. The service was quick. We had nachos and salsa, then taco combo's and beers. The food was good, but not special. It's really more LA trendy than traditional. The crowd seemed mostly 20 somethings. I... More 

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Los Angeles
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22 reviews 22 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

There is nothing authentic about the food here. The food is dressed up to look like it's Mexican cuisine, but it's all superficial. The positives -- decent sized portions, nice outdoor patio, reasonably priced drinks. The meat/chicken/fish is fresh and nothing is greasy. The negative -- bland,bland,bland, with a very canned tomato flavor to all of the sauces/salsas. I've eaten... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014 via mobile

I love this part of culver city because there are so many places to eat in this one area. I like this place because you can sit outdoors and even bring your pets. What I love most is the beef quesadilla with Portobello mushrooms. Very tasty

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Los Angeles, California
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16 reviews 16 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

There's an extensive menu to choose from at this friendly neighborhood restaurant, however I really recommend the Blackened Salmon Tacos if you go at lunch time from the specials. It's pretty laid back, and really the worst thing I can say about Kay 'n Daves is that the service is occasionally hit and miss (which seems to be the issue... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

This is a good place for groups. I thought the food was okay. The waiter was terrific and handled our group really well (even though we were there late at night). I don't think the food itself really stood out but the waiter made up for it with the great attitude and service.

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Boulder City, Nevada
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121 reviews 121 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

Stopped in to pick up lunch and they promptly seated us at the bar with chips n salsa. Service was attentive & friendly and the food was abundant & spicy. We had combo dinners where you choose 2 or 3 items with rice & beans. Rice was boring, needed a little tomato and some cumin! The black beans and the... More 

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Los Angeles, California, United States
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26 reviews 26 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

I always judge a Mexican restaurant by its guac which was not good and not made fresh (so it has the weird stale flavor that makes you think it is going bad). The food was nothing special. cocktails were good. Probably would just go for chips/salsa and drinks but not food.

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Culver City, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2013

We went here a few weeks ago for the happy hour. The prices are really good, but you have to be sure to find a seat at the bar to get the happy hour prices. We ended up staying for hours, but spent a lot less than expected! We would for sure go back to Kay and Daves!

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Aliso Viejo, California, USA
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Great food and great atmosphere. The waiters are great and the menus has a great assortment of items to pick from.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 9341 Culver Blvd, Culver City, CA 90232-2614
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Culver City
  • Phone Number: 310-558-8100

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 21 - 30
  • Cuisine: Mexican, Seafood

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romantic, Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 8:45 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 8:45 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 9:45 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 9:45 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 9:45 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 10:45 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 10:45 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?