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“Mediocre Food” 2 of 5 stars
Review of La Paz Restaurant & Cantina

La Paz Restaurant & Cantina
950 Gulf Shore Dr, Destin, FL 32541-3202
(850) 837-2247
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Ranked #116 of 246 Restaurants in Destin
Cuisines: Mexican
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Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Doing business, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Dessert
Destin, Florida
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77 reviews 77 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
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20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
“Mediocre Food”
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2012

Been a few times, but lately the quality of the food has suffered. Had the Steak and Mushroom Fajitas, wife had the chicken and artichoke fajitas. Neither was very good, but the Chicken and Artichoke Fajitas has absolutely no taste at all.
Do not recommend either of the fajitas.

  • Visited August 2012
    • 2 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
    • 2 of 5 stars Food
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  • English first
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English first
Top Contributor
63 reviews 63 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 20 cities Reviews in 20 cities
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
“Best Mexican on the beach”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2012

Excellent food and service. Prices are very reasonable. Ambience not much but a great place for large family groups.

Visited June 2012
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2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
“Excellent!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2012 via mobile

I tried many restaurants while vacationing here in Destin and only found two I was satisfied with. This one and another broken egg.

    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
“Not good experience-would not recommend”
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2012

Party of 3, horrible service. Server was overly talkative, and nosy. Server recommended dish, dish wasn't good. Took a small piece of it and let her know I was unhappy with dish, she did not take plate away nor offer to serve something else, niether did she call a manager to talk to me. All she said was "How sad for you." Left place still hungry and very angry honestly.

  • Visited August 2012
    • 2 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 1 of 5 stars Service
    • 1 of 5 stars Food
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Saint Louis, Missouri
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“Very good food!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2012 via mobile

I guess we all have different expectations when we say "Mexican food"... But I really like this place every summer I eat here! Frozen Margaritas with sangria on top is delish!! Ok food- seafood fajitas, shrimp dishes, Chickhen. Cheese dip.. All great to my likings! I love southwest. Texmex and most of all authentic. This is a food dinner!

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