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Cantina Bar

$$ - $$$Mexican, ,
350 Darling Street, Leichhardt, Sydney, New South Wales 2040, Australia
+61 2 9810 0086
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good24%
  • Average16%
  • Poor20%
  • Terrible12%
Travellers talk about
“tacos” (4 reviews)
“chimichanga” (2 reviews)
“guacamole” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Bar, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
350 Darling Street, Leichhardt, Sydney, New South Wales 2040, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really nice cozy place in a corner with a chill atomosphere. Pretty nice Mexican design with high/low tables to sit, drink, eat and just relax. We tried Cantina Borritos and Torta Cubana as the main and they were so delicious and had of course mexican...More

Thank Eric H
Reviewed 3 June 2017

Cantina does a great job creating a buzzing atmosphere. It's quite a narrow interior but it works by having bar stools and high/low tables/chairs. Food is what you'd expect: fajita and tacos etc. Great. Easy to navigate wine/drinks list. Worth popping in. Music and lighting...More

Thank Andrea F
Reviewed 22 May 2017

I love this little hole in the wall eatery. It's funky and fun and the margaritas are to die for! Their food is very good too, especially their tacos.

Thank AllyHoops
Reviewed 15 May 2017

My husband, daughter and I wandered in for lunch. The decor and ambiance was awesome. The food was delivered quickly and was of a high standard. Actually was the best Chimichanga that I've had. The guacamole was really nice and also the lamb tacos were...More

Thank Narelle R
Reviewed 27 April 2017

I lovee this little place! Been here twice with friends and both times service and food were great. The cocktails are a must! A bit pricey but well worth it and delicious. My sister and I are mexican and we both loved the food. I've...More

Thank Fer W
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

My husband and i had a rare night to go out to dinner by ourselves and we came across Cantina and thought we'd give it a go. Service good Drinks good Cost - overpriced Meals are small I had nachos which were horrible. Burnt chips,...More

Thank Lisa O
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

We've walked past this place for more than 2 years, but tonight we venture in for the first time. Decor is vaguely cool, menus are a bit hard rock, space is dark away from the door. But service is good. Various bottles of Mexican chilli...More

Thank Boodar
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

Have frequented this place several times, the food is always delicious as Is there fine selection of accompanying alcoholic beverages. Food portions are a size as full of flavour. I'd recommend this place for a chilled out casual eat, the cosiness and street frontage of...More

Thank TMP1178
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

My husband and I feel It's over priced for the food portions and quality. It's ok but nothing to recommend to people. We have been a few times and feel it used to be much better! About 1.5 years ago, the food was definitely better....More

Thank Samantha W
Reviewed 22 December 2016

We ordered home delivery from Cantina Bar via Uber Eats - two servings of churros for our kids as a pre Christmas treat - I mean how often are you allowed to order your desert delivered to your door? I'll say first up that we...More

Thank Balmaingirl67
Nearby
Balmain
Take the ferry to the inner west suburb of Balmain and
be enchanted with this picturesque and eclectic
waterside area. A stroll down Darling Street will take
you on a tour of coffee shops, boutique delicatessens
and shops offering wholefood products and organic
cuisines. Yoga studios abound, and live music emanates
from the hotels at night. As the place where the
Australian Labor Party formed in 1891, Balmain has
...More
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mexican, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 350 Darling Street, Leichhardt, Sydney, New South Wales 2040, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney  >  Leichhardt>  > Balmain
  • Neighbourhood: Balmain
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9810 0086
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