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380 Pleasant St | Nova Scotia, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 3S5, Canada
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

First time eating here. Decided to play it safe with nachos, but watched to see what everyone else was getting once the supper crowd hit. Nachos were very good. My only complaints were that there weren't enough tortilla chips for all the veggies, chicken and cheese. Was a little disappointed with the seating area - just bar stools along the... More 

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Thank Eastey
Michael G, Public Relations Manager at Habaneros Modern Taco Bar, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and feedback. ~Mike More 

Halifax, Canada
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26 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

A small, spartan space but they make really good burritos with lots of choices for fillings, sauces and the like.

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Thank Nova_Scotian_guy
Michael G, Public Relations Manager at Habaneros Modern Taco Bar, responded to this review

Thank you very much, your review is greatly appreciated. ~Mike More 

Nova Scotia, Canada
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

Best place to get a Mexican food , especially at lunch time. Very fresh and award winning food. Two locations , Halifax and Dartmouth.

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Thank tony_kennedy
Michael G, Public Relations Manager at Habaneros Modern Taco Bar, responded to this review

Thank you kindly Toni, we appreciate the high praise! ~Mike More 

Eastern Passage
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Very fast service with a great selection of vegies to compliment the 3 choices of Meat for Burritos or Tacos.

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Thank kevinsQ762RM
Michael G, Public Relations Manager at Habaneros Modern Taco Bar, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to leave your positive opinion about our establishment Kevin, much appreciated. ~Mike More 

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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

My go to restaurant when I don't want to cook for myself. Fresh ingredients, great value and great flavours. Not your usual fast food Mexican...

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Thank Allen S
Michael G, Public Relations Manager at Habaneros Modern Taco Bar, responded to this review

Thank you very much Allen, we truly appreciate your repeat business as well as your continued support and loyalty to our family restaurant. We're delighted by your awesome review! ~Mike More 

Halifax, Canada
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46 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016

Was craving tacos so went here to get some. The soft shell tacos were delicious with all of the topping I chose and the price was really good, 2 meals for 20 bucks!! Only negative was the service was kind of meh there were obviously other works around but only one was really doing his job. I might try this... More 

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Thank Snovaaa34
Michael G, Public Relations Manager at Habaneros Modern Taco Bar, responded to this review

Thank you for your compliments and constructive feedback. ~Mike More 

Pictou, Canada
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2016

I had never heard of this place until my daughter insisted that we go. When we walked in I was really surprised at how incredibly clean the place was. I had no idea what to order but the guy behind the glass was so helpful asking if I liked this or that and even gave me a sample of the... More 

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Thank Christine M
Michael G, Public Relations Manager at Habaneros Modern Taco Bar, responded to this review

Thank you so very much for your amazing review Christine. What could we have done better to make your review a 5 out of 5 star? ~Mike More 

Cape Breton Island, Canada
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33 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 February 2016

Stopped here for lunch craving a burrito and it did not disappoint. The service was great and the burrito was tasty.

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Thank Dan M
Michael G, Public Relations Manager at Habaneros Modern Taco Bar, responded to this review

Thank you so much Dan, it makes us very happy when our customers are this satisfied. ~Mike More 

Dartmouth
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106 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2016 via mobile

Always a good burrito bowl! Service is good for fast food & always friendly! Clean & friendly staff Keep up the good work!

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Michael G, Public Relations Manager at Habaneros Modern Taco Bar, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to write such a wonderful review, it's greatly appreciated. ~ Mike More 

Halifax Region, Canada
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117 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2016 via mobile

Very disappointed the two girls working were trying to clean up early, there were 3 of us and a bunch of people still eating, another guy came in after us, the sign said open. They did not grab utensils to get the hot food out of the bins they used there's hands with gloves cross contaminating everything and making a... More 

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Michael G, Public Relations Manager at Habaneros Modern Taco Bar, responded to this review

Dear Shelley, Our sincerest condolences on the loss of your family member. We're very sorry your experience with us was not comforting in any way. We appreciate you bringing your observations to our attention, all complaints are taken very seriously, and we will take this opportunity to improve our end of day procedures and customer service. We're also very receptive... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 14
Cuisine
Mexican, Fast food, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Seating, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 380 Pleasant St | Nova Scotia, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 3S5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Halifax Region  >  Dartmouth
Description
Opened Friday 13th July 2012

We're not authentic Mexican Cuisine, we're modern with a twist. Home of the Gecko Bus!

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