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La Cabana Express

8520 S Main St, Helen, GA 30545-3648
706-878-8412
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Ranked #29 of 62 restaurants in Helen
Cuisines: Mexican
Dining options: Late Night
Most recent review
- Jul 26, 2014
Restaurant details
Dining options: Late Night
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72% Recommend
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  • English first
  • Spanish first
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English first
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014 NEW

Great service!!! The server was very friendly and funny. He kept us laughing and checked on us regularly.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014 NEW

Four our first night , we decided to go with Mexican food something we are use too. The staff was beyond great , our server was super friendly , his jokes were on point.. And the frozen maguerita was the best

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Macon, Georgia
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7 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

The location in the old outlet center was fairly clean and the overall food was okay, mediocre service. However the Twin Burritos were the best burrito I've ever had.

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Meridian, Mississippi
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57 reviews 57 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

How can you mess up nachos?? The meat was unseasoned hamburger, some kind of white slimey cheese we could not identify. The guacamole was mass produced and tasteless. The place looks old and dirty, does not look like touch up paint or deep clean.... They really should. The service was okay, but the man who rang us up was in... More

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Winston, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

We ate at La Cabana Express on a Monday afternoon about 3:00. It was a slow time of day. The restaurant is very small but big on the taste. We were very surprised by how good everything was. The salsa is homemade and delicious. The steak in our soft shells was very tasty. Our drink of choice was pina colada.... More

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32 reviews 32 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

The basic fare is typical Mexican cuisine. One minor point was that we ordered an appetizer and a main course which were served together. We sat outside; the terrace was a bit dirty. Three waitresses continually queried us if everything was to our liking. A bit overkill...

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014 via mobile

So disappointed with the whole experience. The service was so sorry. The food I could have done better and I don't cook..

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Newnan
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101 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2014

Ordered take out. They got it wrong and what I did get was just average at best beans had no flavor and rice was over done. The California burrito was covered in this nasty brown sauce but the stuff inside was good.

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34 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2013

We didn't dine here but we had a starter and tequila shots. I can only tell you that the General Manager is an awesome guy and he is well-versed with his knowledge of tequila. It's a great place to warm your blood after a night of walking in the cold mountain air.

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Thomson, Georgia, United States
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38 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

Right in front of our Hotel .. The Helendorf Inn and so we just walked out the door and there we were. This place loved to have a good time. And They showed you the best time ever. We thought we were just going to sit outside on the patio for just a drink and 4 hours later we were... More

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