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Cantina 18

433 Daniels St, Raleigh, NC 27605-1314
+1 919-835-9911
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good28%
  • Average20%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“shrimp tacos” (7 reviews)
“guacamole” (9 reviews)
“short ribs” (7 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
433 Daniels St, Raleigh, NC 27605-1314
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Had a great experience here during Cameron Village's outdoor sidewalk sale. Stopped here for dinner while shopping throughout the village. Food was exceptional. My husband loved the pork taco. I had a wonderful wrap. The manager walked by several times to see if we were...More

Thank Deb J
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a tough review. Cantina 18 has a lot going for it. Our service was very good. It's a really nice space with indoor and outdoor seating. And I understand they are very supportive of some local organizations that work for the betterment of...More

Thank 2BEis2SKI
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Never a fan of Mexican food but this place changed my mind. Great food, served in the right flavors and by people who really love what they are doing.

1  Thank Suryavarman
Reviewed 21 April 2017

It was a busy Friday night and Cantina 18 was busy. I understand the need for efficiency in that setting but the server seemed bothered to answer a simple question regarding our drink order and the type of fish in the fish taco, The food...More

Thank ncinme
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

We had excellent fajitas, guacamoli and quesadilla. Seating is both indoor and out. The young staff and the restaurant envoronment are vibrant. Gluten free options are available. Our large group was easily accomodated.

1  Thank MMMarty2ya
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Good customer Service Warm Chips Average Food and Beverage - they do have drink specials on the week nights

Thank blythe0117
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

So glad to welcome Cantina 18 to Cary/Morrisville! Food was excellent - fresh chips, salsa and guacamole. Shrimp tacos and chicken quesadilla were very tasty. Attentive, enthusiastic staff. Outdoor picnic table seating available too. Full bar -although first week it is still being stocked. Can't...More

Thank SouthernVoice10
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

Delicious food with great cocktails. Bartenders where rocking with a packed restaurant. Best margaritas around!!Beautiful evening with outdoor patio. Must visit.

Thank Ellen S
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Cantina 18 is a tex-mex style restaurant with a modernized theme. I went here as part of a business trip and got the chicken fajita. I love mexican-style food but the food here was kind of bland to me and did not have much flavor....More

Thank Nicky H
Reviewed 21 February 2017

An attractive place - two stories with outside seating - and indoors opens up to outside in nice weather. A lot of menu choices, the food is imaginative and tasty. They are flexible, e.g. there are a lot of choices on the taco menu -...More

Thank Hank8Raleigh
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, 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 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 433 Daniels St, Raleigh, NC 27605-1314
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Raleigh
  • Phone Number: +1 919-835-9911
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