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La Cantina Mexican Grill

7960 Memorial Blvd, Port Arthur, TX 77642-8085
+1 409-727-0404
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good37%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fajitas” (7 reviews)
“grilled quail” (2 reviews)
“rice” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM Hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
7960 Memorial Blvd, Port Arthur, TX 77642-8085
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Reviewed 17 March 2018

I like this restaurant and have eaten here several times while staying in Port Arthur on business. Food is good, and beer is cold. The salsa is served warm, which is an interesting change of pace. Another item on the menu that I would recommend...More

Thank Rogerrou
Reviewed 4 March 2018

This place is very down home and they make you feel very welcome. Humberto is the best waiter by far and he will take excellent care of you. Thursday night they have live music in the cantina and the drinks are strong and good. Highly...More

Thank Lewis J
Reviewed 22 January 2018

We have many choice for Mexican food in our area. I find that La Cantina serves some of the best of this type food. The staff is very efficient, friendly and helpful. The bar area also has a nice friendly atmosphere with several TVs behind...More

Thank Larry O
Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

There are many Tex-mex restaurants in Port Arthur/Nederland, but this is the one my family prefers to eat at most often. The service is usually very quick, there are plenty of choices, and the portions are large.

Thank Jlhtu
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

When I first stayed at The Hampton Inn I asked for a good steakhouse and they recommended La Cantina across the parking lot! I got this awesome combination dinner / a beautiful steak, cheese enchilada, beans, rice, soup and a salad! Of course it comes...More

Thank barbaramW166CB
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Had a good time here. With three little kids the staff had patience and showed us a good time. Food was tasty and arrived fast after ordering.

Thank mahendrababoolal
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Service was good, staff friendly, and ow my goodness make sure your hungry as the meals are huge and delicious. Took enough home for the next day. $2.00 miniritas (mini margaritas) was an added bonus.

Thank A1place
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Stopped here for a quick lunch. Ate at the bar, as it was just myself, and no need to tie up a table. Was quickly greeted, and offered chips, salsa, and a unique type of queso. One interesting thing, the "red" salsa was hot. I...More

Thank MamaGX4
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

I order here often from the Waitr app & we love the crispy chicken fajitas taco. I would definitely recommend this restaurant to anyone who is a "sucker" for tacos like me! 😁

Thank Brenda R
Reviewed 6 May 2017

We went to dinner at La Cantina last night. I do realize it was Cinco de Mayo and we expected a crowd, but we didn't expect to be treated so rudely! First they skipped over me while waiting in line for a table and I...More

Thank ronzobonzo
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7960 Memorial Blvd, Port Arthur, TX 77642-8085
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Port Arthur
  • Phone Number: +1 409-727-0404
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