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La Cantina


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Reviewed October 6, 2018

Don't come here expecting authentic Mexican food. This is the standard for Mexican food in Vietnam-not great. If you are staying on or near Bui Vien street, this could be a good place to drink beer and eat snacks. But if you want real Mexican...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank amethyste2015
Reviewed April 15, 2017

We have eaten several times in this restaurant, which is located in the center of Ho Chi Minh (district 1 in the tourist part ). The food is varied (lots of choice), you will find many vegetarian, Vietnamese and continental dishes which are very good...More

Date of visit: March 2017
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Reviewed January 11, 2017

Anyone who has lived in Asia knows how hard it is to find a decent Mexican restaurant. I would say that La Cantina represents a pretty good option, definitely the best in the area. The guacamole is not authentic guacamole, but then again, I haven't...More

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank rback13
Reviewed April 22, 2016

My tour group enjoyed an evening sitting out front and had a very good meal and drinks here. Very good for the money.

Date of visit: April 2016
Thank ronnieleetravels
Reviewed September 18, 2015

it is located off PNL street. they serve the whole range of mexican food from nachos, salsa, quesadila, fajitas and many more. open bar conscept. service is good but the prices are a bit high. if you are craving for mexican food then this is...More

Date of visit: August 2015
Thank jeff1955malaysia
Reviewed August 28, 2015 via mobile

We arrived at almost midnight having had a delayed flight from Da Nang and had popped out from our hotel to grab a quick bite. We ordered and the staff seemed friendly, but despite there only being 6 other customers on two tables we waited...More

Date of visit: August 2015
Thank UltraCabbage
Reviewed June 17, 2015 via mobile

The service was good. I just wish there wasn't so many peddlers outside interfering with business. Mexican food, nachos with cheese and salsa and chicken quesadilla, was good even though I was in Vietnam. It's nicely located in the 1st district just behind. Pham Ngu...More

Date of visit: June 2015
Thank Vcals830
Reviewed May 30, 2015 via mobile

Was walking around n crave for some Mexican food . Decide to stop here.picked a table facing outside the street and grab some fajitas and a corona . It takes less than 20 minutes for the food to be served. Taste is average and it's...More

Date of visit: May 2015
Thank St3vC
Reviewed January 23, 2015

We tried this restaurant one evening, I chose to come here hoping to eat well and be served, this is technically a Mexican restaurant but practically eat many dishes are cooked in Asian style, has almost nothing to do with the real Mexican food. That...More

Date of visit: July 2014
Thank Magellano81
Reviewed August 5, 2014

La Cantina is easy to be accessed if you are in the backpacker area. Good service, good food (1 tacos, 1 nachos and 1 enchiladas for us). Definitely a good choice if you're tired of Asian foods.

Date of visit: July 2014
Thank TruongComga
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