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Amigos Cantina

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Certificate of Excellence2019 Winner
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CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
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APPETIZERS
6.25
Homemade Fresh Guacamole
a trevino family recipe of avocado, blended with fresh tomatoes, citrus juice, fresh chilies, garlic, and cilantro. now available for purchase in pints.
6.75
Mexican Chorizo Cheese Dip
mexican sausage with onions, tomatoes and green chiles. blended with monterey jack cheese sauce. now available for purchase in pints.
Large 4.75
Small 2.25
Monterey Jack Cheese Sauce
7.25
Add Chicken Or Beef For Only 2.75
Amigos "soon To Be Famous" Nachos
fresh made corn tortilla chips topped with black beans, green chiles and our monterey jack cheese sauce. garnished with green onions and black olives. served with sour cream, pico de gallo & guacamole.
9.25
Tostada Combo
three crispy corn tortillas, layered with refried beans, shredded lettuce, sliced avocado, & diced tomatoes. each order served with your choice of shredded chicken, pork, or beef. garnished with white onions & queso fresco.
7.5
Chicken Flautas (3)
seasoned shredded chicken rolled in three flour tortillas, deep fried and topped with fresh cream and pico de gallo. garnished with shredded lettuce & our homemade guacamole.
7.75
Crab Cakes A La Mexicana (2)
100% blue lump crab meat blended with chiles, garlic, spices and herbs, egg washed, coated with bread crumbs and flash fried. served with chipotle cream sauce and pico de gallo.
9.99
Franciscos Steak Nachos
resh fried corn tortilla chips topped with minced fajita steak & refried pinto beans or diced marinated chicken & black beans & amigos own three cheese blend. garnished with shredded lettuce, sour cream & our fresh homemade guacamole.
9.25
Franciscos Chicken Nachos
fresh fried corn tortilla chips topped with minced fajita steak & refried pinto beans or diced marinated chicken & black beans & amigos own three cheese blend. garnished with shredded lettuce, sour cream & our fresh homemade guacamole.
6.99
Spicy Chicken Strips
hand breaded, deep fried & (for spicy) tossed in cholula hot sauce. served with creamy ranch dressing. (also available without hot sauce)
SOUP AND SALAD
Bowl 4.99
Cup 2.99
Soup
7.99
House Salad & Bowl
a small house salad & bowl of homemade soup
MEXICAN SALADS
dressings: ranch, chipotle caesar & cilantro lime vinaigrette
4.25
Small Side Salad
chopped romaine lettuce, sliced red onion, black beans, diced tomatoes, fire roasted red peppers, & queso fresco.
7.5
Mexican Salad
chopped romaine lettuce, sliced red onion, fresh sliced avocado, black beans, diced tomatoes, jicama, roasted red peppers, & queso fresco.
MEXICAN SALADS - ADDITIONS
3.5
Marinated Chicken
3.99
Marinated Steak
5.25
Spicy Mexican Fish
5.25
Sauteed Shrimp
QUESADILLAS
an oversized, grilled flour tortilla with a blend of monterey jack, cheddar & chihuahua cheese. served with salsa verde, pico de gallo, sour cream & our homemade guacamole.
12.99
Shredded Steak
roasted sweet peppers, caramelized onions & sliced tomatoes.
11.99
Marinated Guajillo Chicken
caramelized onions, roasted sweet peppers & sliced tomatoes.
11.99
Roasted Pork Carnitas
caramelized onions, roasted red peppers & green chiles.
10.99
Mexican Four Cheese
a blend of monterey jack, chihuahua, cheddar & queso fresco.
11.99
Portobello Mushroom
grilled portobello mushrooms, tomatoes, caramelized onions & roasted red peppers.
TACOS
9.25
Amigos Taco Puffs
two flour tortillas quickly fried until puffy. then filled with juicy shredded chicken, tender beef or roasted pork. topped with lettuce, tomato's and our mexican cheese blend. served with red tomato rice & beans. garnished with guacamole & sour cream. "your gonna love this new flavor"
9.25
Tacos "americana"
your choice of tortillas: flour (soft) or corn (soft or crispy). three tacos filled with shredded chicken, pork or beef, lettuce, diced tomato & our special cheese blend. served with rice & beans.
TRADITIONAL TACOS
made only with soft flour or corn tortillas. taste the difference! three per order. served with roasted corn & red pepper medley.
9.99
Tacos De Bistec
thinly sliced fajita steak layered with sauteed peppers, onions, queso fresco & cilantro.
9.99
Tacos De Cerdo
slow roasted pork, lettuce, fire roasted red peppers & queso fresco.
9.99
Tacos De Pollo
marinated, grilled chicken strips served with sliced avocado, shredded lettuce, pico de gallo & queso fresco.
11.25
Meat Lovers Taco Platter
each order served with one tacos de pollo, cerdo & bistec.
12.99
Sauteed Shrimp Tacos
jumbo sliced shrimp, sauteed with tomatoes, chiles, onions, cilantro, lime juice & roasted garlic. garnished with queso fresco. served with chipotle ranch sauce on the side.
9.99
Tacos De Pescado Frito
fried tilapia fish topped with shredded napa cabbage, our zesty ogurt sauce, queso fresco & cilantro.
9.99
Tacos De Pescado A La Plancha
grilled spicy white fish (swai), topped with shredded napa cabbage, our zesty yogurt sauce, pico de gallo & queso fresco.
OUR MEXICAN SPECIALTIES
chef roberto’s specialties are a must have!
12.75
Trevino's Special Carnitas
(juicy, spicy & delicious) boneless pork roast simmered for hours, then dusted with our spicy rub and oven roasted. served with red tomato rice & pinto beans.
12.75
Stuffed Poblano Chile
fire roasted poblano chile filled with a savory, sweet filling of chicken, raisins, walnuts and spices. topped with a creamy goat cheese sauce. served with red tomato rice & pinto beans.
14.75
Cilantro Lime Shrimp
large shrimp marinated in our homemade cilantro lime dressing, then sautéed and topped with a creamy chipotle sauce. served over rice, sweet peppers, & onions. garnished with diced tomatoes.
14.75
Mojo Shrimp
large shrimp quickly sauteed then topped with a toasty sweet garlic & chipotle adobo puree. served with rice & beans. garnished with fresh cilantro & a lime wedge.
12.99
Spicy Mexican Fish
a white fish fillet (swai), encrusted with our own spicy rub & pan fried. topped with our zesty yogurt sauce. served on a pilaf of cilantro lime rice. garnished with verde sauce, roasted corn & a lime wedge.
OUR MEXICAN SPECIALTIES - FAJITAS
mama trevino's famous texas recipe is marinated in fresh citrus juice, garlic, spices & herbs and then grilled. served with sauteed peppers & onions. garnished with shredded lettuse, sour cream, pico de gallo & homemade guacamole.
13.99
Marinated Steak
12.5
Marinated Chicken
12.5
Portobello Mushroom
14.75
Sauteed Shrimp
15.75
Chicken And Steak Combo
17.25
3 Amigo Combo
chicken, steak & shrimp. (no substitutions please)
IT'S FIESTA TIME
only made with corn tortillas. served with your choice of beans & rice.
11.99
Enchiladas (3)
red (or) verde sauce. three corn tortillas stuffed with shredded chicken (or) shredded beef & covered with your choice of sauce. garnished with queso fresco, sliced white onions & cilantro.
11.99
Cheese Enchiladas (3)
red (or) verde sauce. three corn tortillas filled with a blend of chihuahua, monterey jack, queso fresco and cheddar cheese.
11.99
Enchiladas De Carnitas (3)
roasted pork sauteed with onions, tomatoes, garlic and spices. rolled up in three corn tortillas & topped with red enchilada cheese sauce.
13.5
Meat Lovers Enchiladas (3)
one of each, shredded chicken, pork and beef. topped with verde sauce, red enchilada cheese sauce & red sauce. (no substitutions)
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Reviewed May 3, 2019

I had previously given this restaurant 5 stars. Unfortunately, it has lost the zing that made it special. The food is not as flavorful as it used to be and the portions are smaller. I asked for a daiquiri made with vodka and I was...More

Date of visit: May 2019
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Reviewed March 21, 2019 via mobile

I love Shrimp Chimichangas. This "Mildly" disappointed but I ate it. It's different from others I have eaten before. The shell was a tad crispy fried. And it only had a thin drizzle of cheese sauce on it so it was very dry. Had to...More

Date of visit: March 2019
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Reviewed March 20, 2019

My friend suggested “Amigos Cantina” as a place to go for dinner before an evening meeting. While parking in the neighborhood can always be a little bit of a challenge, I was lucky and found a spot close, it was early for dinner, so I...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank 822paulk
Reviewed December 11, 2018

Delicious, friendly and priced reasonable. I would go back again for the great Mexican food served in this very friendly restaurant. Chips and salsa served right way - salsa was very good.

Date of visit: December 2018
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Reviewed December 11, 2018

We have been to Amigos a handful of times and have really enjoyed the experience! We love the chips, salsa, and guac. The atmosphere is nice. Not too big or loud. The food is all pretty tasty - never had anything we didn't like! One...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 514sandeev
Reviewed November 25, 2018

Amigos is a wonderful Mexican restaurant with an attractive space, very clean and welcoming. the food is so good and you don't have to wait very long for it to arrive at your table. The dining is private, the bathrooms spotless. We loved it, and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
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Reviewed November 19, 2018

My 5th grade soccer team and their families had a soccer celebration at Amigos on November 18th. There were 15 young boys and more than 40 total people on the back porch for our party. Brad and his staff took great care of us. The...More

Date of visit: November 2018
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Reviewed November 11, 2018 via mobile

Wow! So good! My husband was in the mood for nachos And this restaurant is in a trendy area of StLouis that we were visiting, so based on reviews we had lunch here. It was really good. We were seated immediately, the service was friendly...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank shugarshar
Reviewed October 4, 2018

Mexican food prepped hot and served to you just the way you like it! And it tastes GREAT! Amigos does it all right.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank thesrflynns
Jeff R, Owner at Amigos Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded October 12, 2018

Thanks a lot! We appreciate your business and look forward to serving you again!

Reviewed August 30, 2018

There is nothing wrong with Amigos Cantina, but there isn't anything amazing about it either. Typical Tex-mex, the options are definitely not authentic, but they are prepared well enough and priced just a bit high, though for Kirkwood pricing is probably spot on. Wouldn't rush...More

Date of visit: December 2017
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