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Cantina Laredo Birmingham

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DIPS
10.5
TOP SHELF GUACAMOLE
Ripe avocados, charred jalapeño, tomato, red onion, cilantro, fresh lime juice, queso fresco, prepared to your liking, tableside
cup 7.25
bowl 8.5
CHILI CON QUESO
Creamy queso, jalapeño, tomato
10
QUESO LAREDO
Queso with seared ground sirloin and pico de gallo
cup 9.25
QUESO BLANCO
White queso with poblano peppers, spinach and artichokes
9.5
QUESO Y GUACAMOLE COMBINACIÓN
Chili con Queso and guacamole with diced tomato and queso fresco
ENSALADAS Y SOPA
10
chicken 13
salmon 14.5
ENSALADA DE CILANTRO
Field greens with Veracruz vegetables, black beans, roasted red pepper, monterey jack, avocado and cilantro lime vinaigrette
13.5
ENSALADA DE MANGO Y POLLO
Marinated chicken breast on field greens with mango, mint, jicama, red grapes, spicy pepitas, queso fresco and honey vinaigrette
14.75
ENSALADA DE CAMARON Y FRESA
Grilled shrimp with field greens, pineapple, jicama, strawberries, avocado, candied walnuts, and queso fresco
cup 5
bowl 7.25
SOPA DE TORTILLA
Pulled chicken, avocado and crispy tortillas
TAPAS
8
FLAUTITAS
Chicken flautas with roasted poblano sauce, crisp lettuce, tomato, jalapeño, red onion, avocado, cilantro and monterey jack
9
grilled chicken 11.75
fire-charred skirt steak 12.75
QUESADILLAS
Monterey Jack, green onions and tomato.
9
grilled chicken 12
fire-charred skirt steak 13
NACHOS
Crispy tostada shells, beans, melted cheddar 9.00 with Grilled Chicken 12.00 with Fire-Charred
10.75
CEVICHE
Lime marinated fish and shrimp, cilantro, green olives, avocado, and a touch of Cholula
10.5
AHI TUNA TACOS
Three crisp sushi grade tuna tacos, jicama, ginger slaw, guacamole, pickled red onion and chipotle aioli
ESPECIALIDADES
18
RELLENO DE CAMARONES
Shrimp, monterey jack, vegetable and mushroom stuffed roasted green chili, with avocado, roasted red pepper and poblano sauce, on charred street corn and cilantro lime rice
17.5
CARNITAS
Braised pork shanks with smoky chipotle wine sauce. Charred street corn and black beans.
17
POLLO ASADO
Roasted half chicken with grilled street corn and black beans
20
CARNE ASADA
Fire-charred skirt steak with chimichurri sauce, lime marinated onions, avocado, black beans and cilantro lime rice
24.5
CAMARON POBLANO ASADA
Shrimp, mushroom, jack cheese stuffed poblano pepper wrapped with a fire-charred skirt steak with chimichurri sauce, charred street corn and cilantro lime rice
25
PESCADO DEL DÍA
Ask about our daily fish selection
FAJITAS
On a bed of caramelized onion and bell peppers. Garnished with roasted red pepper and cilantro. Served with guacamole, sour cream, pico de gallo, rice, beans and fresh flour tortillas.
17.95
CHICKEN
Fire-charred chicken breast
21.95
STEAK
Fire-charred skirt steak
20
COMBINACIÓN
Grilled chicken breast and skirt steak
23.75
FAJITA TRES
Grilled skirt steak, grilled chicken breast, grilled bacon-wrapped shrimp filled with jack cheese and jalapeño
TACOS
Three tacos served with beans and rice
11.5
TRADICIONAL
Crispy tacos with seared ground sirloin, lettuce, cheddar cheese and tomato
14.75
CARNE ASADA
Corn tortillas with grilled skirt steak, avocado, charred corn, pico de gallo, cilantro, sour cream and monterey jack
13.75
POLLO ASADO
Corn tortillas with grilled chicken, avocado, mango-pineapple pico de gallo, cilantro, poblano sauce and monterey jack
14.75
BARBACOA
Corn tortillas with slow-roasted, pulled Certified Angus Beef ,™ cilantro, charred corn, marinated red onion, roasted tomatillo sauce and monterey jack
15
PESCADO
Corn tortillas with sautéed Mahi Mahi, monterey jack, cilantro, chipotle aioli, Veracruz vegetables, mango-pineapple pico de gallo , roasted red pepper and queso fresco
COMBINACIÓNES
Served with beans and rice
12.75
CANCUN
Seared ground sirloin enchilada with chili con carne and cheddar, chicken enchilada with poblano sour cream sauce, crispy beef taco with shredded lettuce, tomato and cheddar
14.5
ACAPULCO
Spicy pulled beef tamale with chili con carne, onion and cheddar, chicken enchilada with sour cream sauce, cheese enchilada with chili con carne and cheddar, crispy beef taco with shredded lettuce, tomato and cheddar
16.5
PUERTO VALLARTA
Taco al carbon with Certified Angus Beef ™ skirt steak, chicken enchilada with poblano sour cream sauce, cheese enchilada with chili con carne and cheddar
ENCHILADAS
Served with beans and rice
two 10
three 12.5
CHEESE
Cheddar cheese and onion enchiladas with chili con carne and more cheddar
two 10
three 12.5
CHICKEN
Pulled chicken enchiladas, monterey jack, with sour cream poblano sauce
two 10
three 12.5
BEEF
Ground sirloin enchiladas, with chili con carne sauce and cheddar cheese
10.5
ESPINACA
Two enchiladas with sautéed spinach, monterey jack and mushrooms, with sour cream poblano sauce
13
VERACRUZ
Two pulled chicken, spinach and monterey jack enchiladas with tomatillo sauce, marinated vegetables and queso fresco
BURRITOS
Served with beans and rice
12.75
POLLO ASADO
Flour tortilla filled with grilled chicken, roasted poblano pepper, refried beans, smoky chipotle wine sauce, with sour cream sauce
12.75
CHIMICHANGA DE POLLO
Flour tortilla filled with fajita chicken, poblano pepper, chipotle wine sauce and cheese, fried crisp with a choice of ranchera sauce or chili con queso
13.25
CARNE ASADA FAJITA
stea k Fajita Flour tortilla filled with Certified Angus Beef ™ skirt steak, refried beans, roasted poblano pepper and chipotle wine sauce, with chili con queso
POSTRES
7.5
MEXICAN APPLE PIE
Sizzled in Mexican brandy butter, with cinnamon ice cream
7.5
CHURROS
With raspberry chocolate sauce and creamy mango sauce to dip
7.5
MANGO TRES LECHES
Mango vanilla cake, creamy mango sauce
7.5
TRES CHOCOLATE BROWNIE
With walnuts on a sizzling skillet with Mexican brandy butter and vanilla ice cream
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Bar
FEATURES
Reservations, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service, Takeout
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Grabbed lunch with friends while visiting Birmingham. It was busy with convention goers, but we only had to wait about 15 minutes. The service was quick and the food was good!! I had the chicken enchiladas, but someone suggested the table-side guacamole and chips and...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank LoveToTravelYea
susis797, Manager at Cantina Laredo Birmingham, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for the 5 star review! We appreciate you taking the time to critique us and are so pleased that you enjoyed your experience here! We look forward to serving you again soon!

Reviewed June 15, 2019 via mobile

The Mahi Mahi tacos were good but the food is very spicy. Spice is good but sweating during a meal in a fancy restaurant is not classy. My boyfriend had a fajita burrito with Tex mex queso that was very good with tender meat and...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank KRELOVE
susis797, General Manager at Cantina Laredo Birmingham, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the nice review. We are sorry that the food was too spicy for you. Next time please let us know so that we can make adjustments. We are always happy to accommodate.

Reviewed June 11, 2019

Was in town for a Convention. Went here to get away from Convention Food. Wasn't crowded but took over 15 minutes to see waiter. Another 20 minutes to get water. Food was about 45 minutes and we had to ask for ticket because we never...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank mommyof4four
susis797, Manager at Cantina Laredo Birmingham, responded to this reviewResponded June 12, 2019

Thank you for taking the time to review us. We are so sorry that your experience with us fell short of your expectations. If you would like, I would love for you to reach out to us at Birmingham@cantinalaredo.com so that we can get a...More

Reviewed June 10, 2019 via mobile

While visiting Birmingham for a convention, my group decided to grab lunch at Cantina Laredo since it’s located very close to the BJCC. They have a large menu with what I’d call Mexican with a modern twist. My chicken tacos were good and reasonably priced....More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Bowmanator22
susis797, Manager at Cantina Laredo Birmingham, responded to this reviewResponded June 12, 2019

Thank you so much for your review, and thank you for your patronage. We will be sure to relay your commentary to the staff and we hope to serve you again soon!

Reviewed May 21, 2019

During our Municipal clerks international meeting we got an opportunity to eat here. It was very good, great customer service. The best thing I liked was on the trio fajita plate and it was the shrimp stuffed with cheese and jalapeños then wrapped with a...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank clarkcathy2018
susis797, General Manager at Cantina Laredo Birmingham, responded to this reviewResponded May 23, 2019

Thank you for the review, Cathy! The Fajitas Tres is one of our signature dishes and we are so glad to hear you enjoyed it. We look forward to serving you again soon!

Reviewed May 20, 2019 via mobile

This restaurant is in the Uptown area, just across the street from the Westin. We had the top shelf guacamole which was good. They prepare at the table with ingredients you would like. We ordered quesadillas and had to send one back because they did...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Kathy P
susis797, Manager at Cantina Laredo Birmingham, responded to this reviewResponded May 21, 2019

Kathy, Thank you for your candid review. We are happy to hear that we were able to resolve the issues and leave you with a good experience. We do apologize if your service was slow, but thank you for informing us so that we can...More

Reviewed May 5, 2019 via mobile

We decided to eat here after top golf because it was my cousins birthday and he wanted Mexican. We knew going into it is cinco de Mayo so we were well aware there would probably be a lengthy wait. I approached the host stand and...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank 503kaleyt
susis797, General Manager at Cantina Laredo Birmingham, responded to this reviewResponded May 7, 2019

Kaley, Thank you for joining us on Cinco de Mayo. I apologize that we were a bit short staffed and unfortunately that affected your experience. We hope you will try us again when it's not such a busy day.

Reviewed April 12, 2019 via mobile

I ordered quest with steak, but she forgot it and it came after our meal. Then I had to beg for more drinks to go with it. We had to beg for more sweet tea. She told us she would bring us flour tortillas for...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Rsavell
susis797, General Manager at Cantina Laredo Birmingham, responded to this reviewResponded April 12, 2019

We are so sorry that your service was not up to our standards. We try very hard to provide the best service and it seems we failed with your visit. If you could please email us at Birmingham@cantinalaredo.com to give us details of when you...More

Reviewed April 12, 2019

Surprisingly not busy during lunchtime. Outstanding service, very good food. We had the veggie quesadillas, a very interesting, unique flavor, very good and we had the fish tacos, which were average. We will return. Conveniently located near the Marriott and the convention center.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Jon M
susis797, General Manager at Cantina Laredo Birmingham, responded to this reviewResponded April 12, 2019

Jon, thank you very much for the great review. We are glad you enjoyed your lunch! Hope to see you back again.

Reviewed February 16, 2019

Food was well prepared and substantial portions. We couldn’t finish ours. We did start with the guacamole which was made at our table side. It was excellent. Service was top notch.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Iluvshoes0410
susis797, General Manager at Cantina Laredo Birmingham, responded to this reviewResponded February 25, 2019

We are thrilled to hear you enjoyed your meal! We will share your comments with the team and look forward to serving you again soon.

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