• Top Places
  • All
3 Ratings
+ Share On... Facebook Twitter

El Tiempo Cantina

Map & Directions 1308 Montrose
Houston, TX 77019
  • Mexican
  • Sun 11am-9pm, Mon-Thu 11am-10pm, Fri-Sat 11am-11pm
  • All Major Credit Cards
  • Business Dining, Delivery, Patio/Sidewalk Dining, Private Party, Takeout
  • Dinner, Lunch
  • Not Necessary, Accepted
  • No Parking


Houston Press' Description

1308 Cantina offers countless variations on fajita platters and combo plates with standout sides including faux paella and smoky, deep-flavored charro beans. Try a blood orange mojito and the creamy tomatillo salsa.

Member Reviews

  • itakeyourblood wrote a review for El Tiempo Cantina
    on 01/16/11

    my favorite place in the US to eat Fajitas!

  • WackyJackie wrote a review for El Tiempo Cantina
    on 09/30/10

    Best Beef Fajitas!

  • on 05/06/09

    There's nothing quite like the flavor of freshly made guacamole. Once you've tasted it, it's almost impossible to eat the stuff that was made earlier or, worse still, the pre-packaged stuff many places try to pass for guacamole, which has either a nasty, preservative taste or a stale taste that overpowers the avocado. Here, you add accoutrements to personalize the guacamole just... More >>

Your Review:

Your Rating:


Tips from foursquare

  • CultureMap Houston on 08/07/11

    1308 Cantina is owned by the Laurenzo family, whose matriarch Mama Ninfa popularized tacos al carbon in Houston.

  • Trevor E. on 07/21/10

    Skinny Margaritas!! AWESOME

  • Christine G. on 08/17/11

    Best Margaritas and Fajitas

  • Marc B. on 02/20/10

    Best carnitas in town!

  • Charo H. on 07/29/11

    Guava Margarita and ceviche. Yum!!

Check out El Tiempo Cantina on Foursquare


More Restaurants in Houston

  • Burns Bar-B-Q
    Outer Loop - NW

    In the good old days, Roy Burns used to set up a smoker and sell barbecue on the side of the road. But he settled down under some pine trees... More on Burns Bar-B-Q >>

  • Brasserie 19
    River Oaks

    A River Oaks playground for Houston's rich and famous, Brasserie 19 nevertheless has the food to match the crowds and the hype, turning out... More on Brasserie 19 >>

  • Pondicheri
    Lower Shepherd-Kirby

    Upper Kirby's Pondicheri is open seven days a week for breakfast, lunch and dinner, offering casual counter service during the day and upscale... More on Pondicheri >>

  • Roost
    River Oaks

    Chef and owner Kevin Naderi has created Roost as a reflection of his own culinary inspirations, and they are many: It’s farm-to-table, by way of... More on Roost >>

  • Bocca Deli

    This Lindale Park deli is much more than just a sandwich spot: Bocca Deli also offers coffee, ice cream and even free Wi-Fi inside its clean,... More on Bocca Deli >>

  • La Fisheria

    La Fisheria is not Tex-Mex, nor is it like any other Mexican you've had in Houston: Chef Aquiles Chavez makes modern, upscale Mexican food... More on La Fisheria >>

See More Restaurants in Houston

Reviews and News

Best Of Awards


More Mexican Restaurants

Today's Daily Deal

GA ticket to Houston Food Truck Festival ($20 value) View more Voice Daily Deals

Events Nearby

Restaurants Nearby