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El Cantarito Restaurant

120 W Santa Fe Ave, Placentia, CA 92870-5632
+1 714-528-6090
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good25%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“chile relleno” (4 reviews)
“taco” (4 reviews)
“wet burrito” (2 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Spanish
120 W Santa Fe Ave, Placentia, CA 92870-5632
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Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

All you going to El Farlito all the time are missing out! While they are really good, El Canterito is just that much better. The BEST chili renellos anywhere!-such awesome flavor! The staff are friendly and attentive and we love everything we have ever ordered....More

Thank Holly713
Reviewed November 23, 2017 via mobile

Always love visiting Southern California for the authentic Mexican food. This place definitely delivers that! Very friendly staff very reasonable prices and excellent Mexican food.

Thank 007DAWG
Reviewed November 7, 2017 via mobile

Great Margueritas, enchiladas suizas, tacos, all excellent. .....plus the service is always excellent .

Thank KathieLaMore
Reviewed October 2, 2017 via mobile

I found this place a few years ago in Old Town Placentia. Everything that I have tried has been excellent from the carnitas tacos and burritos to their delicious tortas! As great as the food is, their staff is very friendly and attentive. It is...More

Thank Lynn H
Reviewed October 2, 2017 via mobile

Friendly and the best food no matter what we have ever ordered. Anytime family comes in from out of town always make sure to bring them here. And taco Tuesday is a must.

Thank marlyciaa
Reviewed September 3, 2017 via mobile

Had lunch here today with family. I had the Chilaquiles con pollo. Others had chile relleno, Menudo, and chilaquiles con queso. Everything was Perfect. Great service even though it was packed and people waiting. Prices were very reasonable. Corn tortillas were freshly made by hand....More

Thank Nick A
Reviewed August 16, 2017 via mobile

This place was great. I had tacos. My associates had a wet burritos and all day breakfast. Highly recommended.

Thank ttp620
Reviewed July 10, 2017 via mobile

Food is fantastic chillie verda burrito is great very nice staff always asking if you need anything a must try if in placentia

Thank Steve R
Reviewed April 11, 2017 via mobile

The dinner we ate there was excellent. My favorite Mexican dish is enchilidas and the ones I ate that night were outstanding. Friendly atmosphere and excellent service.

Thank LL2011_11
Reviewed March 16, 2017

friendly family place and great service. they treat you like family and have great food. prices very good and a lot better than many other local spots. recommend chile relleno and tamales are the best

Thank Q8293ITmarkg
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 120 W Santa Fe Ave, Placentia, CA 92870-5632
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Placentia
  • Phone Number: +1 714-528-6090
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