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Michael's Cantina

$$ - $$$
Mexican, American, Southwestern
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912 W Omaha Ave, Norfolk, NE 68701-5842
+1 402-371-6707
10:30 - 23:30
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Norfolk, Nebraska
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Bean dip is awesome. Fajitas are always my favorite choice. Try the combo with shrimp, beef and chicken.

Thank Koehrm
Norfolk, Nebraska
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2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Great food, great drinks, great company, and great atmosphere. We always celebrate our birthdays at Michael's Cantina! Best Margaritas in town!

Thank Maggie G
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15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

Michael's will not dissappoint, there is something for everyone. Both food & service are great. The bean dip a must have. I love the corona margarita, try this thirst quencher.

Thank jusanotherday
Broken Arrow, Oklahoma
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 6 November 2016

Great food and Great service. Their "famous bean dip" should really be famous, it is the BEST bean dip we've ever had!

Thank ZeroAltitudeInc
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 November 2016

family friendly place with great food. More than just Mexican food and all good. Nice bar area to relax in as well

Thank 834corys
Norfolk, Nebraska
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25 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 21 October 2016

The bean dip is awesome and the margaritas are probably the best in town! They hand - make their own mix!

Thank redneckcowgirl94
Omaha, Nebraska
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232 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Place was packed, but wife and I got in fairly quick. Great Hispanic-style food, good service, reasonably priced, but crowd was white-trash, pajama-wearing undesirables next to us. Spitting in drink cup and swearing the whole time made this stop average for Norfolk.

Thank Philip S
Heath H, Owner at Michael's Cantina, responded to this review

Philip S , Thank you for the review and the positive thoughts on the service and food. I'm sorry you had problems with customers near you. Please feel free to ask for a table change if you stop in again and you are uncomfortable. My staff and I don't cater to undesirables and if we would have known about your... More 

Seward, Nebraska
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40 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 September 2016

Across the street From New Victorian Inn. Good solid Mexican food choices. Ate two meals there. Both very tasty.

Thank teachman2
Level Contributor
17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 13 September 2016

We Love this Place. Have made the 45 minute drive just to eat here. Food is always good. Service beyond great!

Thank Peggy F
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12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Never eaten in a Mexican Restaurant that you weren' t served chips & salsa or offered. Bartendars were busy swatting flies must be why my Frozen Margarita was just crushed ice. No taste. On the rocks was a little better but had strange taste. Tamales were ok, slightly dry. Guacamole was tasteful. I have eaten "Mexican" all over the USA... More 

Thank Bobbye D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 14
Mexican, American, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Groups
Open Hours
10:30 - 23:30
10:30 - 23:30
10:30 - 23:30
10:30 - 23:30
10:30 - 23:30
10:30 - 23:30
10:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 912 W Omaha Ave, Norfolk, NE 68701-5842
  • Location: United States  >  Nebraska (NE)  >  Norfolk
  • Phone Number: +1 402-371-6707

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?