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1240 3rd Street Promenad, Santa Monica, CA
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Ranked #258 of 572 Restaurants in Santa Monica
Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 12:30 am
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 12:30 am
Fri 11:30 am - 2:00 am
Sat 10:00 am - 2:00 am
Cuisines: Mexican
Dining options: Late Night
Restaurant details
Dining options: Late Night
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English first
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

enjoyed a casual dinner of buffalo wings, nachos and fajitas with a few famous frozen margharitas and coronas to wash it all down - good food, reasonable price, fun place - lots of characters in the bar, karaoke was just starting as we were leaving - good atmosphere for a night out, pretty casual and cool - would definitely return... More

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Leeds, England, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

Came one night for happy hour, loved it so much that we returned the next day for happy hour and dinner. The meals were really tasty and yet again the cocktails were amazing!! The atmosphere was amazing and our server was really friendly and informative. We need somewhere this good in the UK!!

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Customer service is important no matter the place you go to. This place has no good customer service at least not from the bartender that was helping us, yes I understand this is a really crowded and loud place, but there has to be a way of making customers feel welcomed, and well served. I was pretty upset with my... More

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Salisbury, United Kingdom
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232 reviews 232 reviews
138 restaurant reviews
167 helpful votes 167 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

Coming over from the UK this bar/Latino eating house was a really good experience, we came twice just to make sure it was as good as our first visit. There is security at the entrance so bring ID just to make sure. Between 4 and 7 they do happy hour with margaritas and other cocktails 2-4-1, we found the cocktails... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Worst margaritas I've ever had! We went for happy hour because it is 2 for 1. They basically just take a normal margarita and split it into two regular margaritas and call it "2 for 1." Our waitress could have cared less. We started to complain and she said... "I just work here."

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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38 reviews 38 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Just my self and my 2 kids for a quick snack for them while i had a drink. Friendly service and good food but the frozen margaritas are truly awesome. A must while you get away from the hustle and the shopping!.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014 via mobile

Having enjoyed a decent lunch in a restaurant of the same chain in Venice Beach, I was very surprised and disappointed to be refused entry as my fiancé and I did not have our passports. The security staff were both obnoxious and disrespectful and as a senior military Officer I was shocked at the atrocious reception I received.

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14 reviews 14 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

The food is great the service was good and happy hours just win! Loved this place. Didnt try the famous margerita but they looked amazing

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Los Angeles, California
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28 reviews 28 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Have walked by this place and it's a pleasant reminder of some of the "South of the Border" destinations I've been to, however this one is a major disappointment. The bar maidens (aka hoochies) are not helpful, there's no place to sit and if there's some kind of sports event, good luck... That said, my wife and I took a... More

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Senior Contributor
43 reviews 43 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Popped in for a drink and took one of their great "mega margaritas" (to share). Cool atmosphere on 3rd St with plenty going on around. Food looked good but didn't partake this time.

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Additional Information about Cabo Cantina

Address: 1240 3rd Street Promenad, Santa Monica, CA
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Monica
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 12:30 am
Monday 11:30 am - 12:30 am
Tuesday 11:30 am - 12:30 am
Wednesday 11:30 am - 12:30 am
Thursday 11:30 am - 12:30 am
Friday 11:30 am - 2:00 am
Saturday 10:00 am - 2:00 am
Cuisine: Mexican

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