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Cantina Captiva

14970 Captiva Dr, Captiva Island, FL 33924
+1 239-472-0248
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good41%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
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“guacamole” (60 reviews)
“burrito” (56 reviews)
“tacos” (73 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
14970 Captiva Dr, Captiva Island, FL 33924
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Reviewed 4 days ago

A little place on the corner by the Bubble Room on Captiva.They have dollars stapled to the walls and ceiling, I didn't ask how it started. The food here is generous in portion and taste. A nice change from just eating Florida fish. The drinks...More

Thank bigrunsaturday
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love the fried bananas (may have been plantains), lime margarita was tasty and the fresh salsa was delish! Fun atmosphere ask about the dollars.

Thank Amanda O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Food was good, excellent homemade salsa and chicken taco was very good. They do not have a full bar but they do have good wine-based margaritas.

Thank Susan M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to this restaurant based upon the positive reviews but unless everyone goes there to see all of the dollar bills stapled on the walls and ceiling, it was not good. The waiter hurried us throughout and was asking us if we wanted dessert...More

Thank Charlotte954
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Always great meals here, served quickly and delicious! Funky atmosphere, with dollar bills from patrons over the years stapled to ...everything! Dining inside or outside available...Check it out!

Thank thaward
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our first meal. Food was excellent. Great atmosphere would. Dollar bills everywhere! Wish we had time to go again.

Thank Wendy H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a really good meal there yesterday! Our food came quickly, our waiter was very attentive. It was a slower night for them I assume, because we didn't have a wait to get seated. However we haven't had one our entire visit :-) Very...More

Thank jandcreynolds
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Family of 5 visiting. Two adults and the three kids. The nachos come up as usual and asked is we want queso and guacamole with them, which we agreed to. Of course there's a price for this, but read on. The food is good, no...More

3  Thank rjquieros
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a great meal there earlier this week. The fish tacos were delicious and my husband had a burrito which he greatly enjoyed. The margarita wasn't bad either! Definitely stop in if you are craving some Mexican food!

1  Thank Sasha M
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

We had a great meal and service here. Burrito was great and really big. The fajitas, that our next table ordered, looked fabulous Pet friendly !!!

Thank Kim W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14970 Captiva Dr, Captiva Island, FL 33924
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Captiva Island
  • Phone Number: +1 239-472-0248
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