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La Cantina Mexican Grill

2709 MacArthur Dr, Orange, TX 77630
(409) 670-9830
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Ranked #4 of 65 Restaurants in Orange
Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Cuisines: Southwestern, Mexican
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English first
Fayetteville, Arkansas
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171 reviews 171 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
110 helpful votes 110 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014 via mobile

A large group of family members descended upon them one evening. They pulled together a table for us, but it seemed like nobody knew which server we belonged to. Finally drink orders were taken. The margaritas with sangria in it was wonderful! Then we had another lull. Then food orders were taken. And then we waited and waited. When the... More 

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VIDOR
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15 reviews 15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

Authentic and very good customer service. Staff friendly and portions appropriate without expense. Easy to locate

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Orange, Texas
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44 reviews 44 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Soon after La Cantina opened, a group of friends and I started going there at least weekly. At first the food was excellent and the service was wonderful..it has steadily gone done. the food is only average and the service is really slow. We never go there to eat any more and only occasionally go for drinks. The last time... More 

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Bridge City, Texas
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33 reviews 33 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

After just having walked out of another restaurant due to problems, this one was a relief. It looked and smelled clean. We had the Fajitas Luis - my new favorite! And the serving size was generous; there was enough for my wife and I to split plus we brought some home. We didn't have any problems with service.

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Orange, Texas
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

The services is usually great, but once out of many times it was not. The salsa is great. Love the green salsa and the warm red salsa. Chips are good when they are hot. We go as a family for the enchiladas. This is our new family restaurant since our old one is out of business. Best tex mex in... More 

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4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

I'm from Alabama... All we have is "authentic Mexican" and I have always negated tex mex so here we go.... Pros: Simply two words... Damn... Delicious!!!! Had the Anaheim enchiladas and chilis toreodos and everything was perfect! Service impeccable flavor same! Never been a tex mex fan but I'm converted now! Cons: still allow smoking, albeit in smoking section but... More 

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Southeast Texas
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46 reviews 46 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

Warm salsa is thick and chunky. Ask for the complimentary green sauce too. One of my favorite dishes is the tamales; they are large! Friendly service and daily specials make this a go-to restaurant for us.

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Nederland, Texas
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21 reviews 21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Good food, nice atmosphere and their top shelf margaritas are some of the best in town. It a great place for a group of people or for a couple. The staff is friendly and go out of there way to make sure everything is on the up and up.

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Orange, TX
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18 reviews 18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2013

Their chicken fajitas with onion gravy is outstanding!! Best we've ever had! The shrimp coctail is great too.

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Houston, Texas
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102 reviews 102 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2013

On a recent visit we found the food to be very good and and the service excellent. Though it was very noisy we could have a decent conversation. The noise level wasn't the fault of the restaurant, but of parents who wouldn't remove their screaming toddler.

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Additional Information about La Cantina Mexican Grill

Address: 2709 MacArthur Dr, Orange, TX 77630
Phone Number: (409) 670-9830
Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Orange
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Cuisine: Southwestern, Mexican

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