Mother’s Cantina creates a festive, family-friendly vibe at the beach!

Our family restaurants serve the best fajitas, tacos, and margaritas on the shore, YEAR ROUND!

We’re known for our house-made tortillas and salsas, locally sourced ingredients, and lovingly prepared Tex-Mex meals. Week after week, year after year, loyal guests return for Mother’s Cantina’s scratch-made food, drinks, and friendly atmosphere. Join us!

Mother’s Cantina’s original location on 28th Street is perfectly convenient if you are exploring the downtown and boardwalk area and looking for an iconic O.C. BEACH BAR VIBE with great Tex-Mex food. Our 28th Street location is perfect for SMALLER PARTIES, offering intimate indoor dining space and plenty of bar seating. If you’re looking for a late party with delicious FOOD TILL 1AM, our original location is your spot!

OPEN: 4pm-2am, Wednesday to Sunday

Mother’s Cantina 78th Street is our brand NEW location offering spacious, comfortable outdoor seating and LIVE MUSIC all summer long! Our 78th Street location is great for large parties, offering indoor dining spanning two floors and two bars covered in one-of-a-kind local art. Enjoy a vibrant, casual atmosphere for LUNCH and DINNER while enjoying all of your favorite Mother’s Cantina dishes and cocktails.

OPEN: 12pm till 10pm, Wednesday to Sunday