Cantina West – the first Tex-Mex restaurant in Finland

Cantina West – the first Tex-Mex restaurant in Finland

Cantina West is a Mexican-style restaurant located on Kasarminkatu in the centre of Helsinki, just a short walk from Esplanadi Park. It is Finland’s first Tex-Mex restaurant and a pioneer in Tex-Mex cuisine, offering customers spicy flavours and atmospheric experiences since opening in 1990.

Customers entering Cantina West will always be greeted with a warm and friendly atmosphere. All dishes are freshly made and full of authentic Tex-Mex flavours. The a la carte menu serves an extensive combination of delicious and tasty Tex-Mex dishes. A delicious lunch buffet is served on weekdays from 11am to 2pm. A dish of vegetarian food is also served daily.

Cantina West boasts by far the largest selection of tequilas in Finland, and their strawberry margaritas are arguably the best to be found in Finland. Their selection covers nearly 40 different tequilas, and their knowledgeable staff are always delighted to help customers with their selection. Cantina West’s drink’s menu also includes rich red wines, fresh white wines, traditional Finnish lagers and Mexican beers – something for everyone!