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Cantina Del Centro

561 Baker St, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 4J1, Canada
+1 250-352-3737
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“tacos” (181 reviews)
“camaron” (6 reviews)
“tortilla soup” (6 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
561 Baker St, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 4J1, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The food here is unbelievably good. I keep going back to the menu to order more tacos!! The place is buzzing and has a chill vibe as well. If you like great tequila and tasty tacos this is a must visit.

Thank Jason D
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Thanks Judson for the gift card and the great food, drinks and service. Will recommend the restaurant to friends and family. Also very impressed with the professionalism and commitment you show your customers. Cheers!

Thank Canknucklehead88
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Definitely one if the gems of Nelson. Flawless Mexican food, good selection of drinks, very kind and welcoming service.

Thank mikocot
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We finally tried Cantina Del Centro for the first time today for lunch and I'm wondering why we never went sooner! Delicious food, awesome atmosphere/service, and the margaritas were to die for. Can't wait to go back during the summer and enjoy a few more...More

Thank niki07s
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you're craving tacos, this is the place to go. The avocado taco and the tuna tostada is my go to, but to be honest I've never had a meal there I didn't love. The margaritas are delicious, but beware, they have 2 1/2 shots...More

Thank JMalberg
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped to eat here while in Nelson after seeing it pop up on Google. I checked the menu, which looked phenomenal. My husband had the chicken enchiladas which sound kind of ho-hum. They were AMAZING. Best enchiladas I've ever tasted. I had a few...More

Thank jessicaamjones
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very cool spot in Nelson. We had a group of 12 and our waitress, Rosie, handled all of our food and drink orders like a pro. Will def be back for the authentic ambience, the unbelievably great menu, and of course the tequila shots. I...More

Thank Ria_Ekin
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I had never had the pleasure of eating here before. I had tried several times before but was very busy and at the time, decided to not wait for an available table. The food, was fantastic. I had the chicken enchiladas and they were amazing....More

Thank m c
Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

I had the enchiladas and they were not only excellent but the presentation was beautiful. My friend had the tacos that appear to be their signature. He sad they were ok. Crowded and popular. Didn’t seem like an amazing value but ok in that regard.

Thank Chris L
Reviewed 9 January 2018

Shacked up at Cantina for two nights on my week long ski trip in Nelson. Food is great with the "in" Mexican cuisine - interesting taco choices for any palette. Cocktails are tasty and strong. Waiting staff all friendly and welcoming. Great for a casual...More

Thank RobHToronto
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 561 Baker St, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 4J1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Kootenay Rockies  >  Nelson
  • Phone Number: +1 250-352-3737
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