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La Cabana Restaurant

112 Highway 64/264, Beside Piggly Wiggly, Manteo, NC 27954
252-473-9364
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Ranked #4 of 31 Restaurants in Manteo
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Tue - Sun 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Cuisines: Latin
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Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
Description: New restaurant in the Outer Banks of North Carolina serving Latin Central American Mexican food and local seafood favorites. Excellent food. Locals favorite. Lunch and dinner daily. Sunday brunch. Daily specials. Family owned.
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Box Elder, South Dakota
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55 reviews 55 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

I used to be a local and this was one of my favorite places. The food is great and so are the prices. Love the chicken picatta.

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Manteo, North Carolina
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

I eat lunch here about three or four times a month. Food is great, prices are very reasonable. Whether your a visitor or local, you should check out La Cabana.

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Bluefield, West Virginia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

My husband and I stopped on for the first on our way into Nags Head yesterday. Wv were starving and just wanted a place to get in and get served quickly. I must say, this place does not disappoint! Very fast service, great flavor, and generous portions. We would definitely recommend without reservation!

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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158 reviews 158 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

We stopped here recently for lunch while on vacation. Please note that Google Maps is incorrect - the restaurant is on the west side of the road just north of the Piggly Wiggly. The service was great and the menu has a good selection. It was apparent in the salsa and several of the entrees that the ingredients were fresh,... More

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66 reviews 66 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

Pros: - Definitely some authentic Mexican, the food is pretty tasty. The beef enchiladas definitely hit the spot, the coffee was good, but the shrimp tacos were just okay. - Great value! For a dinner for three that stuffed it came to $35 after tax and gratuity. - The service was terrific. Very friendly staff who were courteous and made... More

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Greenville, North Carolina
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50 reviews 50 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

My parents live in Manteo, and we visit most weekends. My mom chose La Cabana for lunch on Saturday. We went with my parents, my wife and 5 year old daughter. The place does not look inviting from the outside, it seems to be in an old gas station (although I can't say for sure). Once you get inside though,... More

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Franklin, Tennessee
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25 reviews 25 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

We went here on the way into town and would gladly go back any time we are back. Te food was a great mix of Latin dishes and everything came out hot and delicious. The only thing I wish thy would change is not giving the kids rice or beans with a meal instead of fries.

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Manteo
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41 reviews 41 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014 via mobile

La Cabana never disappoints me, my husband, or our friends. Always excellent food and service, reasonably priced. Tonight I had the shrimp enchiladas and my husband had the tuna fajitas. Both were amazing. Can't recommend this place enough.

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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41 reviews 41 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014 via mobile

This joint next to the Piggly Wiggly does the trick after or during the day of activities on Manteo. The meal is decent, but not great food. The service is excellent. However, you could wait for a table at peak times. If you are hungry in Manteo, La Cabana satisfy your family and is a better choice than a chain... More

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Kershaw, South Carolina
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21 reviews 21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

Lunch at La Cabana was delicious. I had the wonderful shrimp tacos. The service was good, World Cup was on tv, and the food was wonderful.

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