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Playa Cabana

$$ - $$$Mexican, Latin,
111 Dupont St, Toronto, Ontario M5R 1V4, Canada
+1 416-929-3911
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible10%
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“guac” (16 reviews)
“fish tacos” (25 reviews)
“burrito” (27 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
111 Dupont St, Toronto, Ontario M5R 1V4, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The place is packed and noisy which contributes to the fun atmosphere. The food was delicious and I would recommend the guacamole started and the 3 tacos dishes. The Mojito could have used more Rum in it...

Thank Eran Y
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I went here for the first time on recommendation from a co-worker. We were not disappointed. The tequila list was enormous at all price points and varieties and the margaritas were superb - real fresh lime mix, not a cheap, sugary kool-aid...More

Thank Audrey N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We sat on a cozy patio on a warm summer’s night with a pitcher of great tasting margaritas ($60) and tasty Mexican food. The appetizers - guacamole and octopus tacos- came out quickly and both were delicious. We’d barely finished and the mains were served....More

1  Thank Lawrence S
Reviewed August 9, 2018

Parking: You can find some street parking on Dupont or Bedford most of the time. Pay attention to signage, Location: In a converted house. You need to keep your eyes peeled. Inside: What I noticed most was that it is very tight for seating inside....More

Thank synToronto
Reviewed July 31, 2018

The front door slammed on my hand when I went to the restaurant for dinner. I screamed because I was in excruciating pain. The hostess said, "Sorry. That door is always a problem." Other than an offer of ice about 4 minutes after the accident...More

Thank barbara m
Reviewed June 15, 2018

I frequent Playa almost weekly, the L.A Truck was possibly the best taco in the city. Some changes have been made to the menu. What seems to be moves to save money are reflected in poor quality food. Everything we ordered was under-par from what...More

1  Thank Jamie K
Reviewed April 15, 2018

We were there a month ago with another couple...wonderful food overall! We shared all of the dishes which included: the grilled corn (was good but not memorable), short rib tacos, chicken, pork and fish tacos. The tacos were great...our favourites were the short rib and...More

Thank Apassionfortravel11
Reviewed March 31, 2018

I love love Playa Cabana! It is a family favorite and every dish we have tried so far has been above average. That being said, the Chicken Tinga Tacos cannot be topped. Their amazingly unique smokeyness paired with a crispy shell and traditional Mexican cheese...More

Thank Noor K
Reviewed March 28, 2018 via mobile

The good Mexican food was tainted by a terrible experience we had with Playa Cabana’s management. Several months ago, our party was overcharged a substantial amount on our bill. We explained the problem to the staff, who told us they’d look into it. But, despite...More

2  Thank Nicocanuck
Reviewed March 24, 2018 via mobile

It is a fun restaurant for a night out. We tried a few dishes including the most acclaimed fish tacos and short ribs burrito. While drinks were tasty (but pricey), meals were not impressive at all. Just an average. Flavours were not particularly impressive.

1  Thank June K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $14
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 111 Dupont St, Toronto, Ontario M5R 1V4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Midtown
  • Neighborhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 416-929-3911
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There’s nothing quite like a new culinary experience. Lucky for you, we have seven sensational locations! They’re more than authentic featuring unique menus and surprising eats. So stop by, relax and devour some of Toronto’s most exciting non-traditional fare.
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