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Cantina Loco

$$ - $$$Mexican, ,
191 Allen St, Buffalo, NY 14201-1515
+1 716-551-0160
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good42%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“nachos” (19 reviews)
“taco” (15 reviews)
“guac” (5 reviews)
Open Now
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
191 Allen St, Buffalo, NY 14201-1515
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Reviewed today

This is a very unique Mexican restaurant close to the water in downtown Buffalo. We were there midday with children but the servers were great and the food was delish. The menu was condensed but the offerings were good, and they even went off menu...More

Thank AmkJre
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Ate here this past Saturday and was lucky enough to get patio seating. Relaxing vibe with tasty margaritas. I had the fish taco which was excellent and followed it up with the carnitas tacos which were also excellent. We didn't have the nacho plate but...More

Thank Schackleford
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in for lunch today and had the chips and salsa, along with the Tacos and the Carnitas Burrito. Very fresh food and out of this world tasty! The service was excellent and we were able to eat outside. This was my second visit here...More

Reviewed 18 April 2018

I have been wanting to eat here for a while considering the owner/chef is very famous in Buffalo known for using the best ingredients and recipes. We had tried twice before the visit and could not find parking on the street and gave up. We...More

Thank MarkFromBuffalo
Reviewed 19 March 2018

I'm a big fan of their tacos and margaritas! My friends and I go here often in the summer and split a pitcher of margaritas (the best deal if you have multiple people who want them). Most dinners also come with chips and queso. The...More

Thank saramahl
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

Amazing! I had the pineapple and ginger margarita - so tasty! The chicken burrito and chips with salsa is delicious. The guacamole is so good! The staff friendly and attentive! Must stop by. So yummy!

Thank Renee B
Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

Stopped here after having our nails done - on the recommendation of one of the nail techs. Awesome! Neighborhood gem on the corner of Elmwood and Allen - eclectic and vibrant! Fresh food - great guacamole and carnitas - GO!

Thank Staecy A
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

I was there with a colleague we started out at the bar while we waited on a table. At the bar we purchased 3 appetizers and 3 drinks, after about an hour we we're seated where we continued to buy drinks and 2 entrees. We...More

Thank srz4778
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

It's crazy busy when we went on a Friday night. Not a lot of choices for vegans and vegetarians but enough for one night. Had chips w salsa and guac, veggie tofu and beans and rice burrito and taco. Tasted ok, a bit bland for...More

Thank Jackie W
Reviewed 8 November 2017

I was a little surprised that ordering from a taco can mean anything from one big taco, to three medium sized tacos. Regardless, they were extremely delicious. The drinks were cheap too -- my 4 friends bought a pitcher of margaritas to share and they...More

Thank Julia O
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Television
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 191 Allen St, Buffalo, NY 14201-1515
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Buffalo
  • Phone Number: +1 716-551-0160
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