From Our Editors
One of the most-frequented Mexican restaurants in Santa Monica, Cabo Cantina delivers amazing pub food and tasty ice cream. It's a popular spot for visitors seeking a fair price and amazing service.
If you're trying to plan ahead, most people will be quick to point out that later in the week (Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays) is the best time to visit. Also, you'll definitely want to take advantage of its outdoor seating when you want to kick back and bask in the California sun. It should be noted that casual attire is encouraged. Also, the background noise can get a bit loud at times.
For those who are interested, the robust menu does feature items that are gluten-free, low-fat, and vegetarian. Plus, it's been tabbed as a good option for large groups. WiFi's available if you're trying to get some work done, and if you're in a hurry, you can always take advantage of the convenient take-out offerings. Or, if you're looking for the perfect spot to unwind after work, it's got a phenomenal happy hour and a pretty stout selection behind the bar.
A highly-regarded option for lunch, dinner, and late-night food in Santa Monica, you won't walk away from Cabo Cantina disappointed. The food, in general, is "friendly" and "awesome." Also, its atmosphere is known to be "informative" and "great." Visitors to the restaurant have access to a parking garage or private lot nearby (or can park on the street).