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Sagebrush Cantina

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Mexican, Bar, American, Southwestern
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23527 Calabasas Rd, Calabasas, CA 91302-1311
18182226062
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11:00 - 02:00
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Thu - Fri 11:00 - 02:00
Sat - Wed 11:00 - 00:00
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Calabasas, California
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

The energy of the Sagebrush Cantina on a weekend is infectious as people love to gather there for drinks and some semblance of food. Overall, I thought the food was average at best, but the drinks, service, and atmosphere is what keeps this place in business.

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Thank Zakato70
Newton, Massachusetts
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102 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We ate outside (heat lamps nearby) and appreciated the quiet atmosphere. Inside has TVs and music and is louder for those who want more action. This restaurant has been around since my husband and his brother were young (and possibly well before that). The Mexican food was great with good sized portions. I had a Cajun Shrimp salad which was... More 

Helpful?
Thank Claire W
Management response:

We've been around since 1974 to be exact, Claire, and it's great to know that we're still providing our guests with excellent Mexican food to this day! Thanks so much for the kind words -- we're glad the Cajun shrimp salad made such an impression, and we hope we'll have the chance to serve you again soon. Best, The Sagebrush... More 

Los Angeles, California
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89 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food is very good. Try to get there for lunch on a nice day when you can sit outside. You might see a lot of motorcycles parked around, but don't worry, according to what I've heard, nearly all the riders appear to be housebroken.

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Thank Banerman
Management response:

We're happy you always enjoy sitting on the patio! We hope to see you for lunch out there again soon. All the best, The Sagebrush Cantina More 

Encino
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Still a popular place with outside seating and live bands. Drinks are good and cravings for Mexican food would be satisfied. I would avoid the place on biker nights if you are a bit older and past that type of crowd.

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Thank Seamazad
Management response:

It's great to hear you always love the food and drinks! We hope to see you out on the patio again soon. All the best, The Sagebrush Cantina More 

Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Cantina is huge, popular, often crowded. Good food. Good music on weekends with local acoustic musicians, and some travelling tribute bands of note like the Journey tribute, Dont Stop Believin. A famous but not cheap Sunday brunch makes that day crowded all day and into night. Parking is hellish. But you will enjoy your time here. When its not... More 

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Thank Alfred M
Management response:

We're glad you've always a good time here, Alfred! We'd love to have you back soon, whether it's a high school reunion or just for a show. Thanks for taking the time to share this! All the best, The Sagebrush Cantina More 

Orange County, California
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204 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Attended an event here and the set up worked well for a large group. The facilities are tired and the food was average at best. The live music made conversation difficult at times. Their valet parking was slow and had difficulty managing the incoming guests.

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Thank Sandy C
Management response:

Sandy, average food is not what we're about there, and it's a shame if your entrees weren't quite your thing. We're also disappointed that the music volume wasn't what you had in mind, either. We hope your group still had a great time, and we wish you all the best. Thank you, The Sagebrush Cantina More 

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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I ate here at the end of March with my wife and friends. We ate our dinner outside with the patio heaters around us. The service was awesome and the food was great! Prices are very reasonable as well. It was a quiet night there, but it looks like they have karaoke outside on certain nights with occasional live bands.... More 

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Thank Michael K
Management response:

Michael, we're so glad you guys had a great time here! You can expect the same great service from our team next time you stop by. We hope you make it back soon! All the best, The Sagebrush Cantina More 

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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Valet parking is very slow not only that you will have to walk on dirt. Good luck getting a table and if you are able to get it just pray to get service we were there for about 25 minutes waiting for a server to come and nobody came so we left it didn't seem to be too busy but... More 

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Thank Nadia T
Management response:

Nadia, we apologize for the lackluster service. You should never have to wait that long, and that's by no means up to our standards. We know we're capable of better, and we hope you'll give us another try sometime in the future. All the best, The Sagebrush Cantina More 

Los Angeles, California
Level Contributor
72 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

Omg where to begin. Such a Calabasas classic. The place has a weird band area but my advice is cross that area and get a table in the patio overlooking the road. I forget what it was called but they have a platter with 2 quesadillas, 2 burritos, 2 tacos, etc etc.... it's DELICIOUS.

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Thank schar2017
Management response:

We appreciate the kind words -- thanks for coming back to see us so much! We're glad you've always had a good time watching the bands, and it's great you enjoy the menu, too. See you again soon! Till then, The Sagebrush Cantina More 

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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

The Sagebrush has been the meeting place for decades. Great for large groups who want to meet for good food and a Margarita.

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Thank Francine G
Management response:

We can't thank you enough for coming back over the years, Francine! We'll see you for another margarita soon. All the best, The Sagebrush Cantina More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 21 - US$ 30
Cuisine
Mexican, Bar, American, Southwestern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Valet Parking
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 00:00
Monday
11:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 00:00
Thursday
11:00 - 02:00
Friday
11:00 - 02:00
Saturday
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23527 Calabasas Rd, Calabasas, CA 91302-1311
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Calabasas
  • Phone Number: 18182226062
Description
Sagebrush Cantina has been a legend in Calabasas, CA for over 40 years! We offer Southwestern dining options including delicious burritos, tostada salad, fajitas, cajun tacos, and thirst quenching margaritas! Our most famous and memorable meals happen at our amazing Sunday brunch. We are also a venue that provide amazing live entertainment, plenty of outdoor seating, and several TV's showing your favorite games. We always have great food, cold drinks, and music playing for your entertainment pleasure. We know there are a lot of places you could choose when it comes to each individual category, or you could come to Sagebrush Cantina and get the best of all three!

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