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King and Queen Cantina

1490 Kettner Blvd, San Diego, CA 92101-2421
+1 619-756-7864
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
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“tacos” (2 reviews)
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Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly
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1490 Kettner Blvd, San Diego, CA 92101-2421
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Try the short rib mole taco! Made with chocolate abuelita tortilla OMG amazing... and the surf and turf roll... Can’t go wrong with either of these...

Thank Karina V
Reviewed 4 days ago

We LOVED this restaurant. Read about it online, booked a table during Comic-Con (a very busy time). The food was fabulous (the grilled octopus was to die for), ditto the drinks (check out the smoky margarita, also the cucumber margarita, the house special). And the...More

Thank Liz H
Reviewed 6 days ago

A friend was visiting on a weeknight and I did a quick search (and reservation) to find King & Queen Cantina had some decent reviews. So, we decided to try it. What a great find! The place had loud music from the moment we entered...More

1  Thank emmemell
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited this cantina last night, very busy - would recommend reservations (particularly on a Saturday) buzzing, fun atmosphere. Our server was attentive and helpful - there wasn’t a simple ‘fish tacos’ on the menu, but it was made up and delicious. The salsa that came...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed in Little Italy for a week and had the opportunity to dine out in many different places. This was by far my favorite. The service was fantastic, great vibe, and delicious food. If you are a raw fish fan, you must have the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great variety of Margaritas and the pork belly bites were to die for! Great service, friendly staff. Other food and drinks all looked fantastic. Would come again.

Thank JS30MR
Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

My son & I stumbled, luckily, on this great Cantina. Happy Hour food is the best! We had fish tacos (3), chips & Guacamole board, & gigantic watermelon Margaritas! We sat at the open window. Our server, Jim, was so attentive & engaging, we felt...More

1  Thank Patsy M
Reviewed 15 June 2018

Had new york steak and salad, both quiet good. What was outstanding however was the margarita and service

1  Thank SanD1234567
Reviewed 6 June 2018 via mobile

Excellent food Excellent view Excellent service This is a really fun and friendly place to stop for food and drink

1  Thank WightLight
Reviewed 6 June 2018

Stopped in this two-story Cantina for a quick Icy cold adult beverage before boarding the train. Lots going on with birthday parties, and traditional music, everybody seemed to be having a fun time. We asked the hostess for upstairs seating as we thought that it...More

1  Thank Michael B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
3:00 PM - 12:00 AM
3:00 PM - 12:00 AM
3:00 PM - 12:00 AM
3:00 PM - 12:00 AM
3:00 PM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1490 Kettner Blvd, San Diego, CA 92101-2421
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: +1 619-756-7864
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