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“Surprising!” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Cantina Mexicana

Cantina Mexicana
515 South 23rd Street, Arlington, VA
703-979-7033
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Ranked #97 of 655 Restaurants in Arlington
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Mexican
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Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
Prescott, Arizona
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28 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
“Surprising!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2013

We are from Arizona, home of great Mexican food, and didn't really expect to get good Mexican food away from home but decided to give it a try. Probably the best we've had out of Arizona.

Visited May 2012
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Miami, Florida
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Great place”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2012

We came upon this restaurant during our stay in Washington DC and we are so glad we did, don't let the size fool you. The service is great, the staff is friendly, and the food is delicious! Overall a great place.

    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Pasadena, California
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262 reviews
149 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
“Good food and atmosphere”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2012 via mobile

My wife and I had both dinner and breakfast here. It is greasy and good. The staff are friendly, and the decor classy. The margaritas can go from average to ginormous. The chips and salsa are fresh. You will enjoy this restaurant if you like Mexican food.

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“Above average everything”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2012

The food is good, the happy hour specials are legit. And the prices are adequate. Easily my favorite in dc

    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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Brasilia, DF
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2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“It presents what it propose to.”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2012 via mobile

The food tastes really good. The atmosphere is agreeable and they have a respectful service. It's a perfect stop for have a delicious Mexican meal.

    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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