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Cabo Wabo

Mexican, Bar, Southwestern, Pub
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Hwy 50, Stateline, NV 89449
(775) 588-2411
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Went to Cabo Wabo for a quick bite before a show. Our server could not have been anymore attentive and friendly! The food was very bland, maybe because we are accustomed to great Tex Mex living in Dallas!

Thank Kay P
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Perfect place for a fun night of really tasty drinks and an awesome atmosphere. Will definitely be returning again.

Thank EdyChata C
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Many times I've visited Harvey's Lake Tahoe and only been in Cabo Wabo for a cocktail. My last visit we started with Happy Hour in Cabo Wabo, our waitress Tesa , was right on our table with menus , suggestions, specials! Our Happy Hour Cocktails and Appetizers were wonderful! Made to perfection! The waitress was very attentive with us .... More 

Thank kathysK1366ZN
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Arrived early. Was seated next to cleaning station asked to move. hostess brought chips and water. No waiter came to our table. after 20 minutes we saw the hostess and told her our situation. waiter was sent. Took our order. 10 minutes later brought our food. Just average quality. No drinks yet!!! Half way through our dinner our first, and... More 

Thank Michael D
Dallas, Texas
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33 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not particularly inviting, in any way. I find the food at Cabo Wabo to be completely uninspiring and average at best.

Thank travelswithtam
Las Vegas, Nevada
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46 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not quite the Cabo Wabo I'm used to - however it was acceptable. Good appetizers and the chips were hot. Service was impeccable. I enjoyed the chimichanga appetizer. There was enough food to make a decent size entree.

Thank AlyPalm
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The band that was playing was very good. It was really hopping after the concert let out. Drinks were good.

Thank Cathy E
San Jose, California
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4 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Worst service we have experienced in a long time. After waiting very patiently for 45 minutes after placing our order we were finally able to flag down our server/bartender and asked about our meals. Instead we received a snotty attitude and absolutely no apology. Would not recommend this place to anyone. We were not the only ones to receive this... More 

1 Thank travel4fun49
Yuba City, California
2 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped in on our way to an outdoor concert at Harvey's. We waited over 20 minutes for a table when half of the tables in the restaurant were empty. There were plenty of servers so I don't know what the holdup was. Finally a couple that came in after us asked if they could seat themselves in the bar.... More 

1 Thank RockyRocketscience
Hayward, California
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157 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

But it sure wasn't Mexican! Four diners, four different dishes...burrito, salad, tacos, etc. Nothing had any flavor at all. Salad was limp and watered down. Even extra salsa and hot sauce couldn't save these dishes. The only good part was the chips and salsa, and the overwhelmed waitress that still was fairly attentive and definitely willing to banter.

1 Thank Ann H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
Mexican, Bar, Southwestern, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Bar scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hwy 50, Stateline, NV 89449
  • Location: United States  >  Nevada (NV)  >  Lake Tahoe (Nevada)  >  Stateline
  • Phone Number: (775) 588-2411

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?