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Lava Cantina Downtown BR

$$ - $$$Mexican, ,
151 Third Street, Baton Rouge, LA 70801
+1 225-389-6459
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good28%
  • Average26%
  • Poor20%
  • Terrible6%
3 weeks ago
“Great food and nice bar area”
23 Sep 2017
“Taco Tuesday ”
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
151 Third Street, Baton Rouge, LA 70801
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I enjoyed a couple of drinks and had a “take-a-way” order to return to my hotel room. The service was friendly and quick and the quality of the food was very good. It is a “trendy” place and I think popular with locals who work...More

Thank bandman15
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

8 of us went drink some beers, some margaritas and eat some tacos. I had the coconut shrimp taco, the Nola BBQ shrimp taco, and the jerk taco. I enjoyed them all. I tasted the shrimp and crab enchiladas and it was fantastic. Wait staff...More

Thank babyboy7
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Perfect ambiance. Outside. Sidewalk table. Chips and salsa are very good. Hot chips!! Had the shrimp tacos and can recommend. They do a great job here of serving and cooking up some Mexican food.

Thank MatthewBlase
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

I enjoyed a dinner of Shrimp Quesada that was a nice mixture of veggies along with the shrimp. There was a "salt" of some type on top of the tortilla that caused the meal to be a little more salty than I like but the...More

Thank bandman15
Reviewed 3 May 2017

the food we got at Lava Cantina was good. not great but good. the service was really bad. it took us forever to get any of our food and it was wrong. then when the bill came it had to be corrected three times. Not...More

Thank Patty P
Reviewed 29 April 2017

Lava Cantina was recommended to us by the front desk at our hotel. The food menu is very limited, the drinks are really nice, but the food was poor. It's average.

Thank Heather S
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

Went to the bar, it was not busy. The female bartender waited on a large group of 6 instead of the two of us who were there first. After 15 minutes of not being served we left and went across the street to happys and...More

Thank ginad485
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Stopped in around 10pm on a Friday for a margarita and appetizers. Prices were on the high side and service was disorganized. Margarita was huge but nothing to write home about. Hot chips and salsa and queso appetizer were all amazing - good enough that...More

Thank GreatestGatsby
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Two people. $80. 2 drinks. 2 main courses. Small dishes. Mediocre drink. The service was good and our server was great at upselling and making everything seem like it would be the most delicious dish ever. But my plate of food was small, cold, covered...More

Thank FoodGalRI
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

For me to give a restaurant a poor rating they really have to work at it. I always look for a positive but this place really needs an overhaul in the Kitchen. For the positive - Friendly staff with good service, good chips, salsa and...More

Thank Karkman
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Mexican, Bar, Pub
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 151 Third Street, Baton Rouge, LA 70801
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Baton Rouge
  • Phone Number: +1 225-389-6459
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