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“Horrible ribs, very slow and inattentive service”
Review of La Cantina BBQ

La Cantina BBQ
Cuisines: Barbecue
Dining options: Late Night, Reservations
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Dining options: Late Night, Reservations
Reviewed December 17, 2012

was recommended by a cab driver and our hotel staff to come here for 'Best bbq ribs.' Let me tell you: Don't waste your time! It took forever for our drinks order to be taken and even longer for the food to come out (pretty cold by the time they were served). The ribs were baked and tasted horrible- no flavor whatsoever. The bbq sauce was like water and did not even have enough salt. The meal was absolutely tasteless. Food here is not very expansive but sure is not worth the price. Recommend Garden Falls or Agua Azul for a romantic dinner with amazing food flavors and service.

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Reviewed December 13, 2012

We came here because we stayed at the hotel across the street and it was raining, this hill area is all owned by the same place at the hotel Costa Verde I believe. The place looks good nice design big wood fire for cooking! The problem here was the 2 servers one male and one female
( the only 2 we saw there) whom were both very rude and unattentive! Short in taking the order never came back to qheque on us, when the food came mine was good, however my traveling partners was half cold! Then when finished the female finally came to take our plates we asked for take out boxes neither of us finished,she had attitude when I asked for 2 boxes so we didnt have to combine each of our leftovers! When she brought the boxes we asked for an after dinner drink, the bar is upstairs she went up and down 3 times and never borught ours at this pointe we were very frustrated we finally got her attention to come over and she said do you want something else..she didnt even acknowledge that she bever brought our drinks! Now more irritated and frustrated we just asked for bill and left! It was disappointing , the food itself was not bad the atmosphere was good its just both servers there really spoiled everything this night!

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Thank travelapple
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Reviewed December 3, 2012

Ribs were great and the service was good too. It was not crowded and the prices were very reasonable. Restrooms were clean and parking was not a problem!

Thank TAHollan
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Reviewed November 28, 2012

My cousin and I went there for dinner. When our food came, the calamari was so tough and the rice was so dry. We ended leaving because we could not eat their food.

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Thank Cynthia1595
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Reviewed November 21, 2012

We were starving. Wood fired BBQ sounded perfect. My Mahi Mahi was so overdone it tasted like cardboard. The seafood on top tasted like rubber. Wife's chicken was nearly jerky. Oh, and the service was terrible! Do not go here!!! Worst meal to memory that we've had anywhere!

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