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) #190 of 3,928 Restaurants in Las Vegas $$ - $$$ Mexican, , Latin
3377 Las Vegas Blvd S Ste 2160, Las Vegas, NV 89109-8946
+1 702-420-2561
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good37%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“guacamole” (103 reviews)
“enchiladas” (66 reviews)
“barbacoa” (12 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 23:00All hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3377 Las Vegas Blvd S Ste 2160, Las Vegas, NV 89109-8946
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Reviewed yesterday

I LOVE breakfast and I was dead set on finding a good spot for our one free morning in Vegas. I could not believe it when I found that Canonita does breakfast right in the canal, right in our hotel! Our server was great, our...More

Thank Von1287
Reviewed 2 days ago

I love the fact that Canonita is right along the canal where if you're lucky you can get a table with an excellent view of the gondolas passing by and hear the sailors singing while rowing. I also love the fact that they have great...More

Thank BMacSeattle
Reviewed 2 days ago

I shall start by saying I am not one to make negative reviews but on this occasion I couldn't help myself. Starting with a positive, it is a great location to soak up the atmosphere with the Gondala's going past. If you can get a...More

Thank strippier
Reviewed 4 days ago

We can not make a trip to Las Vegas without eating at Canonita. It's my wife's favorite restaurant in Las Vegas. The food is always good and fresh, but it's the setting that makes this place special. Sitting at a table along the canal and...More

Thank BidwellRunner
Reviewed 4 days ago

My son surprised me with a fathers day dinner at a Mexican restaurant inside the Venetian on the Grand Canal. It was a bit strange enjoying a flight of tequila from a well stocked bar while having Gondoliers float by singing Italian opera to couples...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

Good God where do I begin! We had walked around the Canal Shops looking at menus for dinner and we decided at this location. This place really executes great service from the moment you walk in, to the moment you walk out. Alex Robles really...More

Thank Suncoi8387
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Recently attended here with a group of about 12 friends and family. We had reservations so nothing should of been a surprise. Drink orders were placed shortly after arrival, but took about 15 mins to get them. Ordered appetizers and entres. Apps came quickly, entres...More

Thank Brady M
Reviewed 5 days ago

Found inside the Venetian along side the canal. Reasonable Tex-Mex food with good sangria. Large serving sizes suitable for two people. A bit expensive for typical Mexican but to be expected inside a major hotel.

Thank PBlyth
Reviewed 5 days ago

My wife and I visited Las Vegas during the second week of June 2017. We stayed at the Palazzo. The Canal Shops connect the Palazzo and the Venetian. The Canonita is one of the restaurants beside the gondola canal inside the Canal Shops Mall. It...More

Thank Donald T
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ate a yummy meal. Portions were huge, service was excellent and helpful. Ate enchiladas, chips and cheese and guac, Beef fajitas. Drank excellent Sangria margerita and classic margerita

Thank Chavy12
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linda k
I would like the recipe for the rice
20 May 2017|
Response from Michael P | Reviewed this property |
Use Uncle Ben's microwave white rice and your guests will think they are in Tokyo.
How far is the walk from the entrance to the hotel? My fiance can not walk very far.
10 May 2017|
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Response from BBmex | Reviewed this property |
For an able bodied person, it's not that bad of a walk. For someone who cannot walk very far, it can be a little trying in both distance and time. You have to meander through quite a bit of people, shops, etc. I think the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$35
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3377 Las Vegas Blvd S Ste 2160, Las Vegas, NV 89109-8946
    (The Venetian Hotel)
  • Location: United States  >  Nevada (NV)  >  Las Vegas
  • Phone Number: +1 702-420-2561
  • E-mail
Bringing to mind the authentic taquerias of the legendary marketplaces of Mexico, Chef Donna Willey brings you Canonita. This casual and exciting Mexican dining experience features an authentic, rustic menu of "Mexico-City Soul Food" with delectable tacos, ceviches and mouth watering barbacoa made with savory fire-roasted meats, grilled vegetables and the freshest seafood. Hand-made tortillas, refreshing salsas and fresh-juice Star Margaritas provide guests with an unforgettable "true taste of Mexico." The bustling open-air kitchen adds to the home-style warmth and energy of Canonita as do the patio festoon lighting and umbrellas with lively Salsa and Tejano music. Behind the bar many imported cervezas are featured alongside old-world Sangria and many premium Mexican tequilas, perfect for relaxed sipping.
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