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Cantina Louie is a New Mexican Restaurant in St Augustine FL – Menu & Review

  10155589_603831729700252_8377413597007225192_n Cantina Louie is a Fun New Mexican Restaurant in St. Augustine Florida.

 

Cantina Louie is now open!  The Locals’ Guide couldn’t wait to try it so we popped in for the grand opening to see what it was all about. It was fantastic! If you love Mexican food you are going to love this place.

The food is authentic and the prices are good. You get a lot of food for a great value.

 

They are serving up a wide variety of  Specialty Tacos, Enchiladas, Quesadillas, Burritos, Fajitas and authentic “Mexican Street Food.”

 

See Lunch Menu Dinner Menu Drink Menu

 

They start you off with chips and salsa, of course it’s homemade and out of this world.

 

 

We ordered a lot of food so we could try a variety of dishes. My first taste of Mexican Street Food was the Taco Fresco – $3.50

Made fresh with skirt steak, then topped with fresh lime, Pico de Gallo, and queso fresco. It was fantastic and probably my favorite. I absolutely love the seasoning they use on the steak at Cantina Louie.

Chips & Salsa

Chips & Salsa

Taco Fresco

Taco Fresco

 

Next up was the Sope – $3.99

A fresh handmade corn patty topped with refried beans, skirt steak, lettuce tomato, sour cream and queso fresco.

I had never had a Mexican sandwich before so we had to try the Torta – $8.99

Said to be Mexico’s favorite sandwich and now my favorite Mexican sandwich too.

It s a combination of skirt steak, refried beans, lettuce, avocado, tomato, mayo and queso fresco on a big fat roll. It was really good but I must admit I was so full I only ate the filling and left the roll and fries behind.

Sope

Sope

 

Torta

Torta

 

My husband is not a fan of refried beans so he ordered one of the Gringo Combo Dinners for $8.25

He ordered the number 8  plate. It came  with one taco, one enchilada and one burrito. It was a lot of food for the money and it was terrific. You can choose from 14 different combinations.

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You would never know they had just opened. The service was really good and they were calm under pressure. The staff was friendly and very accommodating. They really don’t have a bar to sit at  but they do have a wide selection of margaritas and frozen drinks. We had dinner on our visit but they do serve lunch Monday – Saturday. Prices for lunch run from $6.99 – $9.99

Next time in I really want to try the Fajitas. I am a huge Fajita fan and I just know they will make them perfect here.

On the weekends they serve up some other Mexican Street Food to try.

How about this Mexican Street Corn for starters?

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IMG_2001If you love Mexican, go check it out. I think you will really like the food and you can’t beat the value. If you go, leave us a comment and let us know what you think.

Salud!

Cantina Louie is located at the corner of Route 1 and 312

  • 1900 US 1 South
  • Saint Augustine, Florida 32086
They will be open daily.
Hours of operation:
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904-770-2608

Chipotle Mexican Grill in St Augustine FL – Restaurant Menu

chip 2Chipotle Mexican Grill is  opening it’s doors on July 1st, 2014 in St Augustine, Florida. The Restaurant is located at 1753 US 1 in the plaza near State Rd 312 with Marshalls & Ross stores.

Chipotle prides itself on serving the very best sustainably raised food possible with an eye to great taste, great nutrition and great value.
They support and sustain family farmers who respect the land and the animals in their care.
Whenever possible they use meat from animals raised without the use of antibiotics or added hormones.  They source organic and local produce when practical and use dairy from cows raised without the use of synthetic hormones.

 

 

 

Menu Items:

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Burrito

Flour tortilla, choice of cilantro-lime rice, pinto or black beans, meat (braised carnitas or barbacoa, adobo-marinated and grilled chicken or steak) or guacamole, salsa and cheese or sour cream.

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Burrito Bowl

Served in a bowl, choice of cilantro-lime rice, pinto or black beans, meat (braised carnitas or barbacoa, adobo-marinated and grilled chicken or steak) or guacamole, salsa and cheese or sour cream.

Crispy Tacos

Crispy corn shells filled with meat (braised carnitas or barbacoa, adobo-marinated and grilled chicken or steak), salsa, cheese or sour cream and romaine lettuce.

Soft Tacos

Soft flour  tortillas filled with meat (braised carnitas or barbacoa, adobo-marinated and grilled chicken or steak), salsa, cheese or sour cream and romaine lettuce.

 

Salad

Chopped romaine lettuce with choice of pinto or black beans, meat (braised carnitas or barbacoa, adobo-marinated and grilled chicken or steak) or guacamole, salsa and cheese, with freshly made chipotle-honey vinaigrette.

Kid’s Menu

Let your kids get creative with a taco kit of two soft or crispy taco shells and your choice of three ingredients (one meat or guacamole).  Or choose from a small quesadilla with a side of rice and beans or a single taco with a side of rice.  All Kid’s Menu items are served with kid’s chips and juice or organic milk (plain or chocolate).

 

1753 US 1
St. Augustine, FL 32084
Phone                     (904) 808-8321

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Fax 904.808.8625

Hours Mon-Sun 11:00am – 10:00PM