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Cabo Wabo

££ - £££
Mexican, Southwestern, Bar
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Hwy 50, Stateline, NV 89449
+1 775-588-2411
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Niceville, Florida
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108 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We didn't eat here, but the drinks and music made for a great experience for us. Despite the crowd drink service was prompt and courteous. The band "Gotcha Covered" did a great job putting out the crowded pleasing dance grooves.

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Thank Smith61
Healdsburg, California
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176 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We've eaten here before and the food is pretty decent. On this visit, the tortillas were almost unheated, tearing apart if handled, and the beans with our meal were cold. Not sure if it was the kitchens fault or the order sat too long waiting for wait staff but was a definite miss this time! No chips and salsa were... More 

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Thank john_northbay
Hoover, Alabama
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112 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a nice place for drinks. We had the margaritas and they were great. The salsa was very spicy but good. The food is good. Our bartendar was great and very friendly and helpful.

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Thank bamba
Los Angeles, California
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138 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had low expectations of this place and was proven wrong. Excellent chips and salsa, good selection of drinks, which were quite tasty, and very friendly service. Despite it being Christmas they were open and cheerful. If I come back to the area I would happily eat here again.

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Thank PnSfromLA
Shenzhen, China
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73 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016

I really like Sammy's tequila here. The food is decent. Always a fun place when it is crowded. Hard to find down in the tunnel between Harveys and Harrahs.

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Houston, Texas
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20 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016

I didn't eat here but they had a nice bar area and good bands at night. It was a great place to mingle with others.

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Thank Chrissymcd1
New York
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26 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Used to come here years ago and t always seemed more lively back then. We went backs. Few nights just to check atmosphere but it was pretty empty when we went in. Not saying it's bad we just happened to be there when it was dead and that wasn't what we were looking for.

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Thank D S
San Francisco, California
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

We went here on a Saturday night and it was awesome! Amazing male bartender who could make old drinks that were no longer on the menu. The baseball playoffs were on the tv! It seemed like it would be a fun place to watch some games on football Sunday...wrong! The bar was dead for the 1pm football game. The female... More 

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Manteca, California, United States
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

We have always loved Cabo Wabo!! We stopped in for a margarita and some chips on Saturday afternoon. The drinks are good but the bartender was not very friendly. We were the only people at the bar for quite some time and the bartender was not around very much. I will go back again and give it another shot.

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Thank Jodie S
Sacramento, California
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

This is a nightclub that would be great if a decnt band was playing there, but we saw a terrible cover band that sounded like they needed a few more months in the garage. It was so bad in fact that we left to go listen to Karaoke instead!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern, Bar
Meals
Lunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hwy 50, Stateline, NV 89449
  • Location: United States  >  Nevada (NV)  >  Lake Tahoe (Nevada)  >  Stateline
  • Phone Number: +1 775-588-2411

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