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Tequila Reef Cantina

££ - £££
American, Mexican, Southwestern
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Soi 7, Pattaya Beach Road, Pattaya 20160, Thailand
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+66 38 414 035
11:00 - 01:00
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Bangkok, Krung Thep, Thailand
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 January 2017

What have happen here ! old time customers since 2001 ! but the last 3-4 times its a disaster ! wery rude new staff ! ask for a charger and the hell broke loose this is not a phoneshop your idiot .... yes i know that sorry i ask! as money of the restaurant in pattaya in thailand the .land... More 

Thank bangkokrocker
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32 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 January 2017

We ate here on our first day in Pattaya. It was great Mexican with a great vibe. The tacos and nachoes were great. It is Tex-Mex style Mexican. The Margaritas were also awesome. It was family friendly and five year our son ate a hotdog which he really liked. The restaurant opens in the afternoon, we tried to come back... More 

Thank Aussie_love_birds
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72 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

We always eat here a couple of times when in Pattaya. The food is very good and the portions are huge. Can recommend the nachos and burritos. Best Mexican food & margarita's in Pattaya. Not expensive either.

Thank Jombali
2 reviews
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

I used to eat here often then seeing the cooks out smoking, picking their noses and probably not washing their hands after the toilet as is normal in thailand then going behind to cook my food was unsettling. Buffets are probably the way to go since the cooks are probably too busy to take too many breaks.

Thank Allen B
Chicago, Illinois
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60 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 November 2016

Went to celebrate a Southwestern Thanksgiving dinners with colleagues and friends. It is a small place but the service is good, they have a good flank steak, corona and loaded margaritas. After dinner just go out and walk around to the bars across the street.

Thank Jurek B
cmwkings33, Owner at Tequila Reef Cantina, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your favorable review. It was difficult doing the Turkey Thanksgiving this year as Thailand has a ban on USA turkeys. We appreciate your business and please come again soon! More 

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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 24 November 2016

How nice and how good... Having a brilliant Thanksgiving dinner buffet at a great local Mexican restaurant here in Pattaya, Thailand... Go figure... Good service and great food. Keep it in mind next year if you're in town..

Thank Steve M
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43 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

Been here many times over the years and it never disappoints. The new orleans blackened duck breast is amazing. Good service as well with free wifi

Thank craggyhow
2 reviews
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Please note that I've only been here once and I've only had their 'London' fish and chips. The atmosphere isn't bad, sort of like a small family restaurant where the walls are adorned to say the message that we're just like a texmex back home. So my mistake in going for their fish and chips associated with London. But boy,... More 

Thank Roger L
Pattaya, Thailand
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109 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Have tried most of the places that serve this cuisine in Pattaya but we end up coming back here as it is consistent and of good value. Food: guacamole is good and they only make it when they find good Avocado in Pattaya which depends on the season. The standard dishes are good and Thai food is of very decent... More 

Thank Winedeng
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

Burnt chips, the beef tacos are terrible so is the pork nachos, bland tasteless food. I wouldn't recommend.

1 Thank Jason S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$25
American, Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Delivery, Reservations, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Soi 7, Pattaya Beach Road, Pattaya 20160, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Chonburi Province  >  Pattaya
  • Phone Number: +66 38 414 035
Mexican Specialties, Bar-B-Q Ribs, Chicken, Steaks, Seafood, Burgers, Sandwiches, Thai Food, All You Can Eat Monthly buffets and much more. Be sure to come by Tequila Reef for all your American holidays, the Super Bowl, Thanksgiving and Christmas. Home of the World famous Hand Shaken "Margarita" as well as fresh Blended and Frozen Margaritas and Daiquiris.

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