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Vida Mexican Kitchen y Cantina

) #222 of 1,983 Restaurants in Charlotte $$ - $$$ Mexican, , Spanish
210 E Trade St Ste 104A, Charlotte, NC 28202-2413
+1 704-971-8432
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good43%
  • Average19%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“tacos” (28 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
210 E Trade St Ste 104A, Charlotte, NC 28202-2413
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1 - 10 of 209 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I got the garlic shrimp...came on a bed of pineapple. So good yet so simple!! Make sure you get the fried plantains! Plus margaritas ware half price!

Thank Melissa B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A group of 7 of us were able to walk in on a Saturday night and get a table immediately. The service was very good, and the food was above average. Our food came out quickly, and all at the same time, which can be...More

Thank pugl0ve
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

My husband and I have frequently enjoyed visiting this restaurant esp when attending Blumenthal shows! We decided to go after seeing Charlotte Squawks tonight and arrived at 9:55 pm (website says open til 11) and we're told they're closed and we needed to go to...More

Thank Peggy S
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

My husband and I are in town for a wedding. We were starving and stumbled across Vida Cantina. I had the spicy grilled shrimp with bacon tacos that were excellent. My husband had the pork green chili enchiladas that weren't spicy, but very flavorful. Our...More

Thank Outtawaterindenver
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Went on a Saturday night, and got right in. Had great food and Justin our server was so nice. If we are ever in Charlotte again, would defiantly go back.

Thank marywU3164RA
Reviewed 8 May 2017

My colleagues and I enjoyed a nice dinner at Vida Mexican Restaurant while visiting Charlotte for a conference. The warm tortilla chips were great, and went nicely with their fresh salsa and guacamole. The entrees were good-sized, plenty to fill your hunger. The tacos, burritos...More

1  Thank JensenBJ
Reviewed 21 April 2017

We went here for dinner on a Thursday night. The food was good, it tasted fresh and they had a nice selection. The seating outside is nice, but they had the music cranked up a bit loud - although there was construction on the street...More

Thank B H
Reviewed 18 April 2017

I want to like this place because I love Tex-Mex and it is the only one in Uptown, but every time I leave I'm disappointed. The food is average at best. Most of the bartenders don't feel like being there. The bottom level margaritas are...More

1  Thank ASquared
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

I frequent charlotte regularly for the last couple of years and Vida is a must eat at place for me. The food is excellent, the people are so friendly and it's an excellent value. Try the Vida Burrito/ my favorite with out meat and queso...More

Thank MVBonilla
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

Great atmosphere, outstanding food!! Highly recommended. Friendly service. Our table enjoyed the ground beef burrito, tortilla soup , taco salad and the mango dessert. Yum!!

Thank ndnzfan
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Outdoor Seating
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 210 E Trade St Ste 104A, Charlotte, NC 28202-2413
    (College Street)
  • Public Transportation: We are on the light rail line at the Bobcats Arena/EpiCentre stop.
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Charlotte
  • Phone Number: +1 704-971-8432
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