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Cancun Sabor Mexicano

Mexican, , Latin
2134 Allston Way, Berkeley, CA 94704-1302
+1 510-549-0964
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good49%
  • Average2%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“taco” (3 reviews)
“mole” (2 reviews)
Open Now
10:30 - 22:00All hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
2134 Allston Way, Berkeley, CA 94704-1302
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Reviewed 25 June 2017

This little restaurant is a bit off the beaten path, as it is down a side street from Shattuck, but it's worth it. The prices are reasonable and the food is really good. It has a bright, cheerful atmosphere and quick service. As many others...More

Thank Kate P
Reviewed 7 June 2017

We don't live where there's a lot of Tex-Mex options. So I was really impressed with all the types of salsas they had for the food. There were four of us, and we each had something different. Everything was made to order, and terrific. They...More

Thank janebeard
Reviewed 25 March 2017

If you like Mexican food, this is a real treat. It has the feel of a family-owned place. They serve you quickly, and the food is glorious, the chairs are comfy and the place is very clean. I had a mole burrito - Mole is...More

Thank BiddyNZ
Reviewed 20 January 2017

I love this place, and visit every time I'm in Berkeley. The food is fresh and tasty, with a huge salsa bar including freshly made sauces from smoky chipotle salsa to creamy avocado. They source their ingredients in ethical ways, growing much of the veg...More

Thank Giulietta S
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Their meats are not dry and over cooked like many Mexican restaurants that I have visited. I usually pay with cash so that I do not have to deal with the extra added 15% and up tips tissue with credit card charges. There is a...More

Thank LiveItWell
Reviewed 15 October 2016

I used to go to Cancun with some of my colleagues after work on a fairly regular basis, and also for an easy dinner or lunch with my wife from time to time. It was a convenient and quick stop before or after a play...More

Thank Andreas G
Reviewed 9 September 2016

Dropped by for a quick soft taco on the way to the Landmark Cinema and what a surprise! Two corn tortillas with a load of chicken chile verde and a huge amount of tortilla chips for $5.05. An add on is the fantastic cold table...More

Thank LaBernardi
Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

We visited this restaurant and was immediately blown away by everything. The ambiance is great. Their is no wait staff, however the menu is available at the counter after you enter the door and at the cashiers. Upon approaching the cashier, first you receive a...More

Thank Morvant
Reviewed 2 September 2016

Went for lunch with two friends and LOVED everything about this place! First of all, they use fresh, non-GMO ingredients. Everything was made to order and tasted fantastic. We all loved what we ordered. Quick, reasonably priced and healthy, tasty food! What's not to love?...More

Thank ccincalif
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

I really liked this place. It had a good atmosphere, and I like the fact that everything is organic. I ordered Taco with beef, and my husband quesedilla with beef. It was so delicious, I had to order one more Taco. And all the different...More

Thank Fredrikke N
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2134 Allston Way, Berkeley, CA 94704-1302
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Berkeley
  • Phone Number: +1 510-549-0964
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Established in downtown Berkeley in 1994, Cancun has always been committed to its fresh ingredients and Saldana family recipes.The Big open spaces, high ceiling, and ancient Mayan murals house organic, homemade, Mexican dishes, made to order, and with a salsa bar to cater to the most traditional or adventurous palette.Chef and owner, Jorge Saldana, can add farmer to his list of titles.Saldana Farms grows many of the organic and fresh ingredients for both the natural flavor of organic cooking creates and the health benefits it provides.Cancun serves only dishes made with love and appreciation for flavor and nourishment and a passion for cooking.
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