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Cabo Cantina

100 Main St, Newport Beach, CA 92661-1324
+1 949-675-7760
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good36%
  • Average25%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
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“nachos” (13 reviews)
“burrito” (5 reviews)
“margarita's” (2 reviews)
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Mexican, Bar, Pub
100 Main St, Newport Beach, CA 92661-1324
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Reviewed 28 October 2017

Needed a quick bite as I was departing Newport Beach and saw this place right on the boardwalk and walked in. Ordered 2 tacos so I could snarf them down and head out on my whale watching tour. They were delicious....friendly server and struck up...More

Thank jbrenz
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

2 for one brings them in. Huge 3 for one margaritas. 2 for 1 wine. Not a big selection of wine. Good place to wait for the sunset

Thank David D
Reviewed 20 September 2017

Location, location, location. Food is about what you'll expect, however the portions are huge. They have a barker on the street which you don't see all that much anymore. Nachos were great, burritos just so-so. My gripe is that their beer selection is bottles only...More

Thank Loungesong
Reviewed 18 September 2017

Staff was friendly but we wanted some tap beer to drink while watching the games.... Cabo has no beer on tap so we left. Definitely would try if we wanted margaritas though.

Thank Rich807
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Those were some smooth Margaritas. We came here immediately after landing in Newport Beach California. Unfortunately the house we were renting wasn't ready yet so we had to venture out. It ended up being the best thing because we found this great place. We ordered...More

Thank Colby T
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Came to this bar for lunch. This bar is on the beach with good crowd, right by balboa pier. Huge margaritas, tacos were ok. Servers were awesome! Great ambiance!

Thank gladys v
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

We came for the 4-8pm Happy hour 2 for 1 drinks. Unfortunately, you have to get the same drink twice for the deal. So it's encouraging excessive drinking since the menu of margarita options is huge. We didn't order any food as we had dinner...More

Thank ijchow
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Great service and very good food. Setting is amazing and the Margarita's were perfect. Had the steak tacos...

Thank Jeff C
Reviewed 17 July 2017

Fun atmosphere with good food, HUGE margaritas (enough to share) and good service. We got the cucumber margarita (I cannot remember the actual name) and the cosmopolitan margarita. Two of us split each of them. Food was nothing extraordinary, but was good. We had good...More

Thank Aimee F
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Margaritas are gigantic. They claim the large margaritas are with Patron tequila which I believe so. Friendly staff. We listened to their recommendation and was a not disappointed. It doesn't have the greatest ambience but wonderful view and good food.

Thank Coco T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:00 am - 12:30 am
12:00 pm - 12:30 am
12:00 pm - 12:30 am
12:00 pm - 12:30 am
12:00 pm - 12:30 am
12:00 pm - 12:30 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 Main St, Newport Beach, CA 92661-1324
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Newport Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 949-675-7760
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