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619 Cantina

$, , Mexican
619 High St, Portsmouth, VA 23704-3423
+1 757-967-9607
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good32%
  • Average36%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“burrito” (12 reviews)
“guacamole” (3 reviews)
“tacos” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Southwestern, Bar, Mexican, Spanish, Pub
619 High St, Portsmouth, VA 23704-3423
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Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

When we walked in the space seemed nice enough & we got big margaritas for $3.50 or so each. I guess happy hour was over soon after we ordered, because the music cranked to the top of the meter. We got a few appetizers. Guacamole...More

Thank GrammieSammie
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

After much rave from colleagues, undecided to try this place out. Definitely a different dive. I ordered the 619 fish tacos and two tacos, once carnitas, one carne asada...more on this further down... The place is nicely nestled on High street amidst the splendor of...More

Thank Saul G
Reviewed 11 July 2017

This storefront location is a decent place to grab a cold one and some food. Our waitress was very friendly during our lunch. Endless basket of tortilla chips, salsa and southwest ranch dip! I had the San Diego Fish Tacos with grilled Mahi, cabbage, pico...More

Thank Cincybearcatfan
Reviewed 11 July 2017

I finally went here to get a burrito and I am glad I did! While the margaritas were a bit light on the tequila, they did have interesting flavors. The burritos (we had three different kinds) were all very good. Spectacular? Maybe not, but certainly...More

Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Food was really good. Nice size portions and descent price. I had the chicken tacos. Great location.

Thank dhayes41
Reviewed 8 November 2016

I went here with my girlfriend and it was my first time in downtown Portsmouth. It was a nice and quaint part of town with a lot of restaurants and bars. The restaurant was conveniently located on the main strip and has some seating and...More

Thank Naoji W
Reviewed 28 August 2016

We ate there a couple of times when we wanted quick Mexican for a good price. Usually busy and I've never had anything bad there.

1  Thank dekedog
Reviewed 4 March 2016

The restaurant is a tiny little place, but the food is all San Diego! The menu is interactive with a grease pencil and you the diner, picks what goes into your burrito or taco. Of course, if you don't know what you want, they have...More

Thank act2-113
Reviewed 15 February 2016

I ate here several times while visiting Portsmouth; got the carnitas and chicken on tacos and they were both delicious. The beef tacos were just ok compared to the others. The fresh chips were delicious too. The food was quick, delicious, and I appreciated how...More

Thank Bonnie C
Reviewed 17 January 2016 via mobile

My husband live in the southwest for almost 20 years, so I was excited when I heard about this place. He always says that there are no good Mexican or Southwest food in the area, especially Carne Asada Burritos. Though the Rolled Tacos were not...More

Thank Felicia P
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Southwestern, Bar, Mexican, Spanish, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 619 High St, Portsmouth, VA 23704-3423
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Portsmouth
  • Phone Number: +1 757-967-9607
619 Cantina is a local owned Southwest style food that is great and consistent. All the tacos, burritos are made to order build your owne Style. Food is always fresh and beer always cold. This is definitly the relax and enjoy your self type of joint. staff is friendly. This is a must visit joint when in PTOWN. (757) 967-9607
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