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“Nice Family Owned Mexican”
Review of Amber's Cantina

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Amber's Cantina
Ranked #94 of 152 Restaurants in Laguna Niguel
Cuisines: Mexican
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Reviewed October 30, 2013

I've been a patron of Ambers for years, and there is no better local place to get some Mexican food. Is the food better at South of Nicks and Javiers, yes. But the food at Ambers is very good and the people are amazing. Food wise the chips are ok, the guacamole can be great but it can also be average, but the salsa is always impeccable and fresh. I highly recommend any of the fajitas or the torta for lunch. The restaurant itself is in a nondescript shopping center, but inside it is very nice with tv's in the back to watch a game. The service is always good and the people couldn't be nicer. Most of the patrons are locals and frequently visit Ambers so you might see a few familiar faces.

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Reviewed September 2, 2012 via mobile

Nice dinner with friends. The carnitas is excellent. The chile rellano are very good, and not greasy. They have excellent salsa and nice fresh chips. There is a good selection of beer and cocktails.

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Reviewed April 20, 2012

The location is good if you live in Laguna Niguel, otherwise it's off the beaten path. The food is good, and they make great salsa. It's a fun casual place to relax and enjoy a neighborhood night out.

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Reviewed January 5, 2012

Folks in the neighborhood know about Amber's and go there regularly whenever they need a salsa fix. Try the enchilada pie!

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Reviewed July 20, 2011

Great food and a delightful little find in a strip mall. Try it.

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