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Coyote Cafe and Cantina

#7 of 1,389 Restaurants in Xiamen
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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No.20-22 Jianye Road, Siming District, Xiamen 361022, China
Name/address in local language
+86 592 508 0737
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 31, 2016 via mobile

I don't have so much experience in Mexican food but i like the food in this restaurant. The menu is big with many choices for main dish and also for drinks. I like their quesadillas. The service is always very welcome.

Thank vaggelisavi
Sydney, Australia
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139 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 28, 2016

Spent an enjoyable evening here but don't expect truly authentic Mexican food. This is Mexican via China after all. Keep that in mind and you will enjoy it more. Extensive menu with reasonable prices. Worth a try if you want a break from Chinese food.

Thank shanosV8
New Delhi, India
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15 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 21, 2016 via mobile

Good for food and drinks. Food is good but not the best if you are die hard fan of Mexican food. I love it since Mexican food is very close to Indian, especially beans and rice. I usually make sure I visit Coyote every time I am in Xiamen.

Thank punto0900
Hong Kong, China
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 19, 2016 via mobile

Food better than you think.. But took forever and had some lost in translation moments, but generally well done. Worth a try.

Aarhus, Denmark
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 16, 2016 via mobile

Very tasty food. We shared quesadillas, nachos and shrimp tacos and was very happy with the visit. Fair prices. Located in MP area.

Thank nanslb
Shanghai, China
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 14, 2016 via mobile

The reason for this review is to tell the owner of this restaurant (we were told he is currently in USA) what an amazing man he has on his staff - Ozzie. I chose Coyote from tripadvisor, as we haven't been to Xiamen before. Living in China, we are always looking for Mexican food for a treat. The food was... More 

Thank Cella69
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 6, 2016 via mobile

Tasty food, nice service and average price. Recommending large portions, food not so hot and spicy as it could look. Enjoy!

Thank Tomáš V
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 29, 2016

This is a trendy western spot for sure. I tried the fish/chips and wouldn't do it again. I took one bite of the fish and returned the entire plate. I selected a burger instead, it came on a tortilla. The beer was cold, American Football / ESPN on the TV, quiet, only a couple other folks. Not sure if I'll... More 

Soest, Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 21, 2016 via mobile

Usually I don't rate restaurants but this time this restaurant deserves it. Had a steak fajita and what to say? It was the best I've ever had. Not 100% Mexican - but a great taste. (better than the ones I had in Europe , the US or even in Mexico). Margaritas are also how they should be. Not the cheapest... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

Visited yesterday with a business colleague . Location is nice and food is very good. The ambience , service, food is excellent . Choice of vegetarian dishes is vast . Margaritas are perfect ! Will come back and recommend for sure!

Thank IamWanderer

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$10 - $20
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups
Open Hours
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: No.20-22 Jianye Road, Siming District, Xiamen 361022, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Fujian  >  Xiamen
  • Phone Number: +86 592 508 0737
Welcome to Coyote. Located in the center of Xiamen, China; walking distance from the Marco Polo and The Pan Pacific hotels. Comfortable and relaxing dining or "enjoy a Margarita" atmosphere. Coyote serves up Xiamen's finest Tex-Mex foods with exciting dishes and unique ambiance. At Coyote, every dish is created using only the freshest, finest ingredients. We serve only the choicest meats and seafood, freshest rice and beans, and tortillas that are baked fresh daily. Our authentic menu with some special "fusion" and atmosphere create a truly enjoyable dining experience.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?