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Mother's Cantina

28th Street / Coastal Highway, Ocean City, MD 21842
+1 410-289-1330
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“tacos” (101 reviews)
“guacamole” (43 reviews)
“burrito” (48 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
28th Street / Coastal Highway, Ocean City, MD 21842
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Found by accident on a Monday evening in October. Pretty hard to find a place to have dinner off season. Energetic and vivacious bar and dining room. Great guacamole, delicious pico de Gallo. Very accommodating for family with food issues.Large flavorful portions. Reasonable prices. Our...More

Thank Love2trvlalot
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate dinner and watched the entire McGregor fight on the bar TV last Saturday. The food was fantastic as usual and the atmosphere really great.The chef even stopped by each table asking the sold out crowed how things were going. There is a reason...More

Thank eddie729
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It’s the third time we’ve been here and we’ve never been disappointed! The margaritas are awesome - just the right amount of alcohol. We tried the 3 tacos plate (portobello, fish & chorizo) and all three were delicious but the chorizo was the best !...More

Thank reane617
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food was on the greasy side, I ended up having indigestion all night. Service was good.. they had TV’s all around I guess they were trying to be a sports bar??

Thank Suzy Z
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Cheap and delicious happy hour! $1.75+ tacos with homemade tortillas, $3.75 margaritas! Awesome! Chicken was moist and delicious and beef was perfectly seasoned!

Thank Lauren R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Watched NFL game along with a few drinks n snacks Nachos n Tacos were above par n margaritas were delicious. Good crowd and TV was a hot tamale Will return

Thank whochip
Reviewed September 17, 2018

For over a decade we go to OC MD for bike week. We have driven by this restaurant however this year (after talking with a nice local gentlemen @ fishtales) we made our way in. What a great meal!!! It was funny the guy that...More

Thank Traci2013
Reviewed September 16, 2018

Had the guacamole and chips as an appetizer and it was excellent, just wish they gave you a little more. For an entree we split a shrimp fajita and it was also delicious and the serving size was more than sufficient. If you’re going for...More

Thank mikeyave1
Reviewed September 12, 2018

This was some of the best Mexican food I've had in a long time. My fajitas were very tasty, as was my wife's meal, a burrito. Everything was delicious, and they have opened up extra space in the building so there's more room to eat,...More

Thank imzcat2
Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

I have been wanting to try Mother’s Cantina for a few trips now and finally made it in. I was not disappointed. We ordered chicken nachos to start, and it was enough for 6 people to share. I ordered the 2 taco combo (gluten free)....More

Thank Heather K
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Questions & Answers
October 25, 2016|
AnswerShow all 8 answers
Response from Neely J | Property representative |
Sorry we missed this question! No we don't take reservations, but we will add you to our wait list if you call ahead. Thanks for the question!
Timothy a
April 27, 2015|
Response from Neely J |
Hello! Unfortunately we cannot get the fight. While we would love to, it's unreasonably expensive, and we would not feel comfortable charging a cover that would need to be well over $40. If we find somewhere showing the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28th Street / Coastal Highway, Ocean City, MD 21842
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Ocean City
  • Phone Number: +1 410-289-1330
  • E-mail
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