Eddy’s Cantina 1 艾迪墨西哥餐廳一店

Eddy's Cantina 1 艾迪墨西哥餐廳一店


Eddy's Cantina 1 艾迪墨西哥餐廳一店 Review

Service is decent but a little cold. We also had some ants on our table by the window. To get service, they have a button at the table which I liked.

3/5 Wet burrito (NT$295)
Chicken wet burrito needed more flavor. It tasted plain with meat, cheese, beans and rice. Heavy on the rice too. They did provide some salsa, but it was also very average. I wouldn’t order the burrito again.

My rating would have been 3/5 if these tacos weren’t that good, but it boosted the whole experience up to 4/5 on a very strict scale.

The salsa they provided was a little weak and I wanted more of a kick.
Hot sauce is available upon request, they don’t have your typical hot sauces lying around. I tried the hot sauce and it was like my mouth was instantly on fire. This was too hot.

2/5 Value
The Mexican food here is a little higher than average compared to other mexican food spots in Taipei which is typically NT$180-240. Additionally, they have a 10% service charge rolled into the bill. The bill is in Chinese even though a lot of things are in English at this place.

They have a few TV’s playing sports so it is also a Sports Bar in Taipei. There aren’t too many of those.

5/5 Tacos (2 tacos for NT$270)
Very tasty tacos with hand made tortillas using blue corn. The meat was seasoned well and all the ingredients were of a high quality. I loved the tacos and would be back for more if they weren’t so expensive.


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Rating Guide


It’s food, but you’re not going to enjoy it


Didn’t meet minimum meal expectations


Satisfying and an adequate meal.


So good you’ll eat here again!


You will remember this meal for the rest of your life!

Pricing Guide


NT$1-100 (US$0-$3.23)


NT$100-300 (US$3.23-9.68)


NT$300-700 (US$9-22)


NT$700+ (US$22.60+)


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QUALITY: The [Quality] is based on how good the food tastes and the presentation.

SERVICE: The [Service] is based on the dining experience. This includes the ambiance of the restaurant and how the interactions with the staff.

VALUE: The [Value] is based on both the Quality and Service in relation to the price. Ratings for food with a low price are a little more generous than food with a high price.

Money In Taiwan

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