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Cantina Mexicana

Vismarkt 50, 9711 KV Groningen, The Netherlands
+31 50 312 0131
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good54%
  • Average11%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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Mexican, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Vismarkt 50, 9711 KV Groningen, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Nicely located with nice interior. People were outstandingly friendly. The food is Mexican with a Dutch twist. Things can be a bit spicy, but it's Mexican after all :)

Thank RunTigerRun
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Didn't like this place at all. The food could be good if they didn't over do it. For me it's always either too much cheese or sauce or whatever. A shame.

Thank amberjamilla
Reviewed 4 July 2017

We visited the restaurant that is located near at the vismarkt in the center of Groningen on a sundae evening without a reservation. Still there were enough tables available. The friendly waiters took our orders and it took about 20 minutes till we had our...More

Thank normandic
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Such a cosy interior and the food is really good. The menu is quite large, so there is always something for everybody. It can be really busy at times, but that's a good sign.

Thank Zemma1990
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

While the ambiance, the location and the service are certainly good, the food is not great. Burritos and tortillas buried under salad, old rice, runny guacamole, overall lack of spices and strong flavours typical of the Mexican cuisine. I make a better one myself.

Thank Aurora S
Reviewed 15 January 2017

We ended up in this restaurant by accident without a reservation. The waiters are very friendly and efficient. They have some vegetarian options. The food is ok but the problem I have with Mexican food is that whatever you order it always tastes the same...More

Thank Dirk_VDA
Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

This restaurant had a huge menu, with a variety of options for all tastes. Drinks menu was similarly large. Prices were very reasonable, with huge portion sizes! The most interesting aspect of this place is the interior, it's multilevel and covered in antiques and Mexican...More

Thank irishn00b
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Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

Super nice atmosphere and enviroment, i ordered spare ribs and they where super nice, tasty and tender...super nice waiters also👍🏻

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 26 July 2016

I had dinner with my friends in Catina Mexicana. The atmosphere was really nice and the service of the waiters was good. There were too few of them, so sometimes it took a while before you could get their attention. But they worked hard and...More

Thank nadascheper
Reviewed 4 July 2016

Many different Mexican specialties served in good portions. I had a great dinner at this place. I'd recommend this to anyone visiting Groningen!

Thank Nelisadmiraal
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vismarkt 50, 9711 KV Groningen, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  Groningen Province  >  Groningen>  > Binnenstad-Zuid
  • Neighbourhood: Binnenstad-Zuid
  • Phone Number: +31 50 312 0131
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