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Sanchez Cantina

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211 Hanson St, Whitehorse, Yukon Y1A 1Y3, Canada
+1 867-668-5858
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11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
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Tue - Sat 11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
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26 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Fresh, homemade, authentic Mexican food! So good - such a friendly / family atmosphere. I would recommend reservations as this place gets busy!!

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Thank Heidi v
Whitehorse, Yukon
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Best Mexican food ever. small place, food is made to order, a little wait be well worth it. we go about once a month

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Thank Rosemarie M
Whitehorse, Canada
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 January 2017

The food at Sanchez Cantina is excellent. The Cantina is very small and can feel very crowded on a busy night. You will be very impressed with the food and the very friendly staff. They also mix great drinks and the selection of beer is good. I do feel that unless children are ready to test their taste buds this... More 

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Thank Donna A
Whitehorse, Canada
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 31 December 2016

We had a great meal here. We each devoured our plates and were full to the brim. Would definitely go again

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Thank Arica P
Calgary, Canada
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 25 November 2016

I've been eating at the Cantina every annual trip to Whitehorse, over the last 7-8 years. The food is always delicious, the prices reasonable, the service and atmosphere great.

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Thank Mike B
Yukon, Canada
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 November 2016

We haven't been here for a few years as this place had a history of very slow service - that's not the case anymore!! The food has always been excellent and now you can get in and out of here in a flash! My 13yo son LOVED the tacos and the chicken Tostada's have always been my favourite. The atmosphere... More 

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Thank ArcticCat2016
Victoria, Canada
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72 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 November 2016

I had heard the Mexican at Sanchez Cantina was good, and I was pleasantly surprised to find it wasn't just good, it was great! I lovely my enchiladas. My end-of-the-week margarita was also very yummy. The feeling was comfortable, cheerful, and family-run. The service was good. I'll go back the next time I'm in town, and bring my friends and... More 

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Thank kayakerjo
Vaughan, Canada
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50 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Good selection of authentic Mexican food at reasonable prices. The portions are large and the service is very good. Too bad though that you leave here smelling of fried foods.

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Thank f00d1e
Vancouver, Canada
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2016

We love Mexican food so we were delighted to hear about this restaurant. It didn't disappoint us. The food was very tasty and we felt we has good portions. My husband had the steak burrito dinner and I had the veggie burrito dinner. We are used to chips and salsa being "on the house" but are a menu item here,... More 

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Thank Susan B
Detroit, Michigan
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127 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 October 2016

This place is a gem! I always try to stop here when I am driving the Alcan. Consistently great food and service and a cozy atmosphere.

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Thank Jay B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 211 Hanson St, Whitehorse, Yukon Y1A 1Y3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Yukon  >  Whitehorse
  • Phone Number: +1 867-668-5858

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