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La Canteena

19 Ocean St, Maroochydore, Queensland 4558, Australia
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“fish tacos” (2 reviews)
“chilli” (3 reviews)
“ginger beer” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
19 Ocean St, Maroochydore, Queensland 4558, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Where’s the sour cream. Went with a group of 5. Atmosphere was great, music was great. Nachos were average. The diablo wings was a positive. I would recommend this place for drinks not dining.

Thank Travellingkiwi007
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a lovely experience on a 3-dollar taco night. I believe that takes place on thursdays. Drinks are well prepared and the tacos was generous and tasty. Could not ask for more really if you want that type of food. The place is hip and...More

Thank Jörgen S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great atmosphere, tasty food, cold drinks and awesome service. Overall really good experience, Will be back

Thank adrielscott
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

This is a great place for affordable tasty Mexican food. It has a cool vibe with the background music and is very trendy. Book a table Friday or Saturday nights but her ally can get a table for 2

Thank Simon G
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

A colleague and I were up in Maroochydore for 2 days for business and stumbled across La Canteena. Now I love my Mexican food and margaritas and these guys did a great job of both. It’s a very cool venue, nice and sunny outdoor area....More

Thank jpj27
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

What a fall from grace for la canteena. As locals who have visited many times, we were shocked to be served a peasents serving of burnt corn chip nachos topped with feta cheese and a minuscule amount of guacamole. The fish tacos were equally as...More

Thank Erin C
Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

Street style setting with a modern feel. $5 frozen margarita and $5 taco on Sunday was a great incentive. Menu is small but ticks the mexican box. The soft crab tacos were great. The nachos unfortunately lacked any sort of flavour or mexican spice so...More

Thank Carolyn O
Reviewed 4 June 2018

I had eaten at La Canteena sometime ago, perhaps over a year ago? The last time I ate there the food was simple, fresh and yummy. I took my hubby on a surprise date this past weekend (Sat June 2 -evening) and was disappointed. The...More

Thank longtotravel2016
Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

Had a catch up with friends and this place ticked every box. The best Chile Magarita ever but lots of house made cocktails - fresh fruit mixes. Perfect casual Mexican food - the street corn and fish tacos a huge hit. Be aware the bar...More

Thank MEC001
Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

Love this place for catchups with friends. The vibe and decor is awesome on a balmy night. Wing night is fab - 50c on a Thursday and the house ginger beer is so good. Bella and Dea were brilliant! Service by these two friendly ladies...More

Thank TheSimos
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 Ocean St, Maroochydore, Queensland 4558, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Sunshine Coast  >  Maroochydore
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