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Cantina 18

) #187 of 1,164 Restaurants in Raleigh $$ - $$$ Mexican, , Vegetarian Friendly
433 Daniels St, Raleigh, NC 27605-1314
+1 919-835-9911
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good29%
  • Average19%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible0%
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“shrimp tacos” (7 reviews)
“guacamole” (10 reviews)
“black beans” (6 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
433 Daniels St, Raleigh, NC 27605-1314
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Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

The service is quick and cheerful, the goat cheese guacamole is tasty as is the salsa and chips for starters. The tequila list is pretty extensive. Seating is available inside or outside. The restaurant is located in Cameron Village - about a 10 minute drive...More

Thank Jack B
Reviewed 14 June 2017

When the owner seats you in a chef's jacket, you are usually in for a good meal. We tried the tacos, based on Jason Smith's recommendations. Pork, Fish, Shrimp, Duck and Chicken. All were great and combined with tasty ingredients. Our meal also contained fresh...More

Thank coastal_confessions
Reviewed 29 May 2017

I would describe the food as gourmet American with a Latin flavor. All the dishes have an original flavor or combination of ingredients. They use fresh ingredients and have healthy options, as well as not so healthy but options. The staff is friendly and the...More

Thank Ada L
Reviewed 24 May 2017

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 21 May 2017

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

1  Thank 2BEis2SKI
Reviewed 14 May 2017

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 15 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 10 April 2017

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

Thank blythe0117
Reviewed 10 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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
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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