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Urban Cantina

#84 of 1,922 Restaurants in Tampa}
€€ - €€€Mexican, , Latin
200 E Madison St, Tampa, FL 33602-4802
+1 813-221-8226
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good39%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“carne asada” (9 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
200 E Madison St, Tampa, FL 33602-4802
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was staying at the Hilton Downtown Tampa for work and asked the staff for a recommendation for an inexpensive but quality place to have dinner. They recommended Urban Cantina, and I am glad I went. I took my food to go and waited at...More

Thank Nathan K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food was quality and not over priced. I love Mexican because of the chips and salsa/cheese/guac. It was certainly my favorite part of eating here! The chips were thick and recently baked. The queso cheese was thick and delicious (not plasticy). And the salsa was...More

Thank Alexis B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a great tex-mex restaurant just like this in Vermont until it closed. Just stumbled upon this while dropping our daughter off at U Tampa and it filled the void! Went twice in 3 days! Very good value, and the food was fresh and...More

Thank betsey0527
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Decided to give this restaurant a shot since we were in town for comic con. Friendly staff free chips salsa, there prices are affordable and plate size are big, food was great.

Thank Miguel T
Reviewed 24 July 2017

I loved this little hole in the wall restaurant. The decor was great and the staff was friendly. The chips and salsa were phenominal....the best chips I have ever ate. The food was awesome and I will definitely be back. I loved that we sat...More

Thank Robuck11
Reviewed 15 July 2017

My friend and I went to this place primarily because of its proximity to our hotel. It had been a fairly frustrating day for many reasons compounded by the fact that I had not eaten since the previous night. We were promptly greeted and seated...More

Thank Texasredsoxgirl1
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Great find near our hotel. Really fresh drinks. Margarita made with fresh lime juice. Yum! Homemade chips w/ salsa were yummy. Shrimp cocktail appetizer was delicious and big enough to be a meal. Tacos were good, but side of rice was bland. Mariah was an...More

Thank AnnT1012
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

We stopped on on Taco Tuesday and my husband and I both loved everything. The salsa was fresh and just perfect, the chips were delicious, and the service was excellent!!! We had carnitas and enchiladas and we're both impressed.

Thank MichelleMT
Reviewed 22 June 2017

I was in town with College Board scoring and was looking for a good food close by. I ended up here 3 nights! It was delicious! I highly recommend the National chimichanga. The servings are super generous and the food good quality. The free chips...More

Thank Kim C
Reviewed 21 June 2017

I always make it a point to stop by Urban Cantina for lunch when in Tampa. Service is good, food is wonderful, and the Tortilla Soup is on point.

Thank mike2008t
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 200 E Madison St, Tampa, FL 33602-4802
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Tampa
  • Phone Number: +1 813-221-8226
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