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Cantina Loco

$$ - $$$Mexican, ,
191 Allen St, Buffalo, NY 14201-1515
+1 716-551-0160
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good41%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“nachos” (19 reviews)
“taco” (15 reviews)
“guac” (5 reviews)
Closes in 8 min
Mexican, Southwestern, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
191 Allen St, Buffalo, NY 14201-1515
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been wanting to eat here for a while considering the owner/chef is very famous in Buffalo known for using the best ingredients and recipes. We had tried twice before the visit and could not find parking on the street and gave up. We...More

Thank MarkFromBuffalo
Reviewed 19 March 2018

I'm a big fan of their tacos and margaritas! My friends and I go here often in the summer and split a pitcher of margaritas (the best deal if you have multiple people who want them). Most dinners also come with chips and queso. The...More

Thank saramahl
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

Amazing! I had the pineapple and ginger margarita - so tasty! The chicken burrito and chips with salsa is delicious. The guacamole is so good! The staff friendly and attentive! Must stop by. So yummy!

Thank Renee B
Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

Stopped here after having our nails done - on the recommendation of one of the nail techs. Awesome! Neighborhood gem on the corner of Elmwood and Allen - eclectic and vibrant! Fresh food - great guacamole and carnitas - GO!

Thank Staecy A
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

I was there with a colleague we started out at the bar while we waited on a table. At the bar we purchased 3 appetizers and 3 drinks, after about an hour we we're seated where we continued to buy drinks and 2 entrees. We...More

Thank srz4778
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

It's crazy busy when we went on a Friday night. Not a lot of choices for vegans and vegetarians but enough for one night. Had chips w salsa and guac, veggie tofu and beans and rice burrito and taco. Tasted ok, a bit bland for...More

Thank Jackie W
Reviewed 8 November 2017

I was a little surprised that ordering from a taco can mean anything from one big taco, to three medium sized tacos. Regardless, they were extremely delicious. The drinks were cheap too -- my 4 friends bought a pitcher of margaritas to share and they...More

Thank Julia O
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Went with 6 people including a 11 and 3 year old. Waitress was very accommodating and even put together a decomposed taco for the young one. Only seats available on a Friday we're outside. Was a bit chilly, so employees tried to light the outdoor...More

Thank banjowine
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Had a great time here this past weekend. Fun place, great vibe. Special shout out to our amazing server ELLIOT. This guy is a wealth of information about the food menu AND the margaritas/tequila options! Had the house salad, with fresh avocado, hominy, tortilla strips,...More

Thank RJ R
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

Very attentive and friendly staff. Ordered the casadilla, absolutely loved it, very tasty! I would recommend eating here if you like mexican food and are in the neighbourhood

Thank Philip v
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Television
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 191 Allen St, Buffalo, NY 14201-1515
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Buffalo
  • Phone Number: +1 716-551-0160
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