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Restaurant type

  • Restaurant,
  • Tequila Bar,
  • Bar,

Cuisine type

  • Tequila Bar,
  • Mexican,
  • Tapas,

Dishes

  • Fish,
  • Chicken,
  • Wrap,
  • Taco,
  • Seafood,
  • Vegetarian Cuisine,
    • Shrimps,
    • Fish Taco,
    • Nachos,
    • Tapas,
  • more...
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Features

  • Restaurant With Bar,
  • Online Menu,
  • Restaurant With Catering Services,
  • Alcohol Served,
  • Group Reservation,
  • Restaurant With Delivery Services,
    • Reservation,
    • Online Reservation,
    • Take-out,
  • more...
  • less...

Atmosphere

  • Trendy,
  • Romantic,
  • Family,
  • Intimate,
  • Casual,

Products and Services

  • Ubereats,
  • Organic Food,
  • Online Reservations,

Brands Carried

  • Modelo,
  • Dos Equis,
  • Tecate,
  • Corona,
  • Mexican Coca-Cola,

Specialties

  • Burritos,
  • Taco,
  • Churros,

Languages Spoken

  • English,
Location
2883 Dundas St W, Toronto, ON M6P 1Y9
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Opening Hours *Holiday hours

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Rates:

  • $11 To $25,

Methods of Payment:

Ratings & Reviews - Playa Cabana Cantina

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suza3613
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I've been here a number of times and I'm never disappointed! Its a great place to bring friends to try something delicious and unique. I'm already looking forward to my next visit. I was there on a recent Saturday evening at 5:30 and had to wonder, though, why the hostess felt compelled to inform me that my table was booked at 7:30. It felt rather rude and unwelcoming. I have no control over the efficiency of your kitchen or servers. There must be a better way. A sign? A note on your website?

Atmosphere: 4/5
Food: 5/5
Service: 3/5
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meaghanb
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My favourite mexican spot in the city! By far!

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Brittany T
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Best Mexican restaurant ever in my opinion. Homemade hot sauces, crema, and tortillas. Absolutely delicious. Will come back. Excellent service and food is to die for.

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February 21, 2020

Food is always amazing ! Restaurant was cold. Services was awful. I’ve been there many times and this time was the worst. Waitresses are so cold and rude. I’ll still go back but staff turns me off.

Ambiance: 3/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 1/5

February 20, 2020

Great service, tasty food and dangerously good margaritas!

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

February 16, 2020

Came here for dinner on Valentine's Day and we absolutely enjoyed it. The food was amazing and even with the rush, service was prompt and efficient. Will definitely be returning.

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

February 16, 2020

The server was amazing. The music was too loud

Ambiance: 3/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

February 5, 2020

Delicious and amazing atmosphere! Never disappointed when I come here !!

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

February 2, 2020

Our dinner was amazing! We had a lovely table with great friendly attentive service and our food was so good with huge portions which they very kindly packed up to go what I couldn’t possibly finish. Will most definitely return!

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

January 28, 2020

Loved the food, loved the vibe and all cantina had to offer. Great spot to recommend to friends and family when in the Junction neighbourhood. Staff was very accommodating, even though we had to change our reservation time. They were happy to work with us. We and our friends will be back again !

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

January 26, 2020

Another awesome night at an amazing restaurant

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

January 23, 2020

So friendly and wonderful and lovely and the food was truly fab!

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

January 3, 2020

My friend and I came for dinner, we had her newborn son and they accommodated us with no issue. The food was amazing, our bartender was super friendly and had a great personality. I will definitely be back and spread the word. Thank You!

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

December 23, 2019

Never fails to deliver! Great staff great food and awesome drinks!

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

December 23, 2019

All was good - would go back again

Ambiance: 4/5

Cuisine: 4/5

Service: 4/5

December 22, 2019

Very polite server but she forgot on several occasions for basic items (missing knife/fork, another glass of wine) that we asked for but didn’t get first time around. The service rating jumps from 3 to 4 as the kitchen did honor my request to hold off on the Jalapeño salsa on tacos. Not a huge ask but none the less it was done and I appreciated it. All in all an enjoyable time and I’ll be back and would recommend the Cantina to friends!

Ambiance: 4/5

Cuisine: 4/5

Service: 4/5

December 13, 2019

Service was great. corn tortillas were a bit soggy.

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 4/5

Service: 5/5

December 9, 2019

Good restaurant to celebrate a birthday, great atmosphere and attentive staff.

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 4/5

Service: 5/5

December 5, 2019

Very expensive and the music was blaring with not a lot of people inside. Makes it difficult to have a conversation. Tastes great and the service is friendly.

Ambiance: 4/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

November 25, 2019

Every bite of the food is super tasty and the joint is a very cool vibe. If you want one taco a person plus guacamole and chips to share, an a minimum an hour due to service. Incredibly slow to get food, drinks, and bill but they appeared fully staffed. Even our drinks were only taken once which resulted in the table serving themselves to extra bottles of water and heading out for more drinks elsewhere. The bill was another 20min to sort out. We were in no rush but some clients like service on their terms, not waiting around.

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 2/5

November 18, 2019

The chorizo taco's were to die for! I'm coming back just for them.

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

November 17, 2019

Everything was awesome. Amazing food, excellent and friendly service. Love this place.

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

November 17, 2019

Great tacos. Great atmosphere

Ambiance: 4/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 4/5

October 29, 2019

Great spot for amazing food and get-togethers! Have been many times and will be there often.

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

October 12, 2019

Server was very attentive. Felt slightly rushed to leave when the food was done but I understand they’re trying to flip tables quickly on a busy night. Delicious food, good value.

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 4/5

October 11, 2019

Food is amazing. Hadn’t been out since our 2 year old was born! Glad we chose this place, had a great time.

Ambiance: 4/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 4/5

October 8, 2019

Unfortunately I don't remember our servers name but he and everyone else who was involved was great!! Definitely happy with the experience! Food is always amazing!

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

October 6, 2019

It was our 1st time here! Loved it... the tacos were amazing, we tried 5 different types... our waitress was super friendly and attentive. We will definitely return.

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

September 29, 2019

Food was amazing and service was even better! Will be back to try more tacos :)

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

September 28, 2019

The service was good, I booked a table and was ready on time. The tacos were a bit disspointed to small for $8, the nachos with chorizo was amazing, the sangria was more juices and sugar that wine and served without fruits. The quesadillas is more beef than cheese but tasty. I prefer the location on Dovercourt.

Ambiance: 4/5

Cuisine: 3/5

Service: 4/5

September 23, 2019

Fantastic experience, I recommend it to everyone.

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

August 30, 2019

Quite loud. Food is not as good as other locations.

Ambiance: 4/5

Cuisine: 3/5

Service: 4/5

August 27, 2019

This was the most amazing authentic Mexican restaurant in Toronto. It satisfied all of our cravings and it was phenomenal! Must try!!

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

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