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Taqueria el Cantro - CLOSED

1130 Ann St, Montgomery, AL 36107-3002
+1 334-356-7361
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good23%
  • Average0%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible0%
Nov 21, 2014
“Unfortunately, CLOSED.”
Nov 21, 2013
“Authentic Mexican with nice service”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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1130 Ann St, Montgomery, AL 36107-3002
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1 - 10 of 13 reviews

Reviewed November 21, 2014

This restaurant is now closed. A wings place has moved in to their old location. The Taqueria el Cantero ownership opened a new restaurant called "The Cowboy Café" out west of town. I am sad to say that it is now also closed. Hopefully, this...More

1  Thank wdj1066
Reviewed November 21, 2013 via mobile

The service and food here have always been excellent for me. The complementary chips and salsa are delicious. The tacos can be ordered in a more American style with lettuce and cheese or more authentic Mexican with a chopped onions and tomatoes and cilantro. They...More

Thank Bebshaw
Reviewed July 11, 2013

I have eaten Mexican food from San Francisco to San Diego and from Browsville to Key West. (Honestly, I don't particularly care for the Mexican food in Mexico?!?) I have eaten at this restaurant at least 50 times. It is the best anywhere. The owner/chef...More

1  Thank wdj1066
Reviewed August 11, 2011

I ate here while on business in August 2011 based on the high ratings on Trip Advisor. I was disappointed. Perhaps compared to other Mexican restaurants in Alabama, this is good, but compared to other Mexican restaurants around the US, you will be disappointed. The...More

Thank milklady58
Reviewed August 11, 2011

The details are what makes the difference. The ground beef is spiced to perfection. The salsas are well-blended and flavorful. Fresh cilantro even comes with the condiments (be sure to request!) Do yourself a favor and come for the most authentic Mexican food around.

Thank JeffDDean
Reviewed August 6, 2011

My husband and kids love the place. We feel blessed to have the opportunity to eat at El Cantaro when we do not feel like cooking at home. We are always greeted with a smile and the service is great. Best of all, this is...More

1  Thank wareaglecaitlin
Reviewed July 16, 2011

I took my family to Taqueria el Cantaro for dinner last night and had a great meal. Everything was fresh and the service was speedy. We never had to ask for refills and the meal was delicious. Without a doubt, we will return as the...More

1  Thank billjones36117
Reviewed June 18, 2011

There are so many good things about this restaurant. First, the food is great. The ingredients are fresh and the cooking style is wonderful. Better yet, the service levels are the best I have had in the city. Our family never had to ask for...More

1  Thank eater2011
Reviewed January 26, 2009

Well, it's "cántaro," but who's spell checking... This is a real downhome family owned restaurant. Don't let the lack of decorating fool you--this is a SERIOUS restaurant. Good tacos with fresh cilantro--to die for. I only fault them on their lack of beverages.

Thank rocketgirl1970
Reviewed December 2, 2008

Mexican specialties in this family run place; with friendly and fast service - special drinks exceed any other place in town. Decor is plain and modest, parking is always available. Crowded at lunch time, many loyal worker/clients

Thank JPL1
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  • Address: 1130 Ann St, Montgomery, AL 36107-3002
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Montgomery
  • Phone Number: +1 334-356-7361
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