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Cancun Mexican Restaurant

) #35 of 69 Restaurants in Johnston $$ - $$$ Mexican, , Latin
175 Putnam Pike, Johnston, RI 02919-1468
+1 401-232-0844
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good26%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible16%
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11:00 - 21:30All hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
$$ - $$$
175 Putnam Pike, Johnston, RI 02919-1468
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Had lunch here today with my family. Everything was delicious and fresh. Have enough food left for another meal and the price was reasonable. Will definitely return to this restaurant, probably the best tacos I've ever eaten.

Thank mcgfredet
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Great margaritas but Very strong! Our waiter was so cheerful and attended to our every need but I ordered the fish tacos and they were so bland that I didn't finish them, and when I asked for sour cream I was told I would be...More

Thank Jennie R
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Highly recommend! Service was great and so was the food! Nachos and salsa are made on the premises and are excellent! I had the chicken fajitas which were very good. Oh and the raspberry margarita was perfect!

Thank Charlene1425
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

We were greeted promptly and our waiter was very nice and personable however he got several things on our order incorrect and while a couple of items were good, the majority was average. Very dark in the booth we sat in also. The one thing...More

Thank dndsuth
Reviewed 30 December 2016

As a frequent patron of this restaurant for the last eight years and a supporter of local restaurants, I have always told friends and family about the great food, staff and service. Since the new management/owners have taken over, my visits have been 50/50. On...More

Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

I used to enjoy this place. They recently put a larger bar area in and hired some bartenders. I prefer to eat at a bar. The bar set up is nice and well laid out. Unfortunately that's about it. The service from the bar staff...More

Thank leeca31
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

We had a great meal - excellent sized portions, rice and refried beans fresh, entrees numerous and delicious. I had the Presidente Margareta, my wife had the Sangria both outstanding. Nice Mexican ambiance, great for families - definitely worth a return trip. We will be...More

Thank Bob W
Reviewed 2 April 2016

We have eaten here for years. We went there with our kids and sat there for over an hour and had no food. Apparently a cook was fired and the restaurant is currently being restructured according to the manager. The bar drinks we did receive...More

Thank R2798ZTjenniferg
Reviewed 9 September 2015

There were 5 of us who met here for lunch for a end of summer get together. We were seated right away and waited on. We all ordered and the food arrived quickly, hot and fresh. We were not in a hurry but we would...More

Thank Jeanne M
Reviewed 30 July 2015

We were in the mood for Mexican and decided to try Cancun. The atmosphere is like a Mexican cantina. The wait staff was friendly and knowledgeable. They started by giving us chips and salsa. The salsa was the best I have had. Couldn't decide what...More

Thank ricmar146
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 175 Putnam Pike, Johnston, RI 02919-1468
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Johnston
  • Phone Number: +1 401-232-0844
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