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n. Southwestern US
A bar that serves liquor.

[Spanish, canteen, from Italian, wine cellar.]


(Commerce) a bar or wine shop, esp in a Spanish-speaking country
[from Spanish]


(kænˈti nə)

n., pl. -nas. Southwestern U.S.
a saloon; bar.
[1835–45, Amer.; < Sp < Italian; see canteen]


A Spanish word for a bar that serves liquor.
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Terminus 200 is the perfect setting to launch Cantina Laredo, serving gourmet Mexican food, along with our prime steakhouse, III Forks.
23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On The Border Mexican Grill & Cantina is saying "Thank You" more than 150 ways this Veterans Day, as all veterans and active duty military will receive, for FREE, OTB's "Create Your Own Combo menu," the restaurant's best-seller featuring more than 150 possible meal combinations, on Tuesday, November 11, 2014.
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The timeless dining room environment is designed to provide an overall authentic, fun and energy-filled experience, while the adjacent cantina is enlivened by a traditional wrought iron display boasting over 35 different tequilas and pierced tin stars hanging from the ceiling.
Beginning today through November 16, On The Border Mexican Grill & Cantina will offer its guest-favorite Endless Enchiladas, starting at $8.
Sometimes we don't even let people in the door if they're too intoxicated,'' said Greg Bangerd, manager of Cantina Beach in Saugus.
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On The Border Mexican Grill & Cantina will offer its guests a free appetizer or dessert with the purchase of an entree on the annual day designed to thank those in supervisory positions.
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Another Mexican icon, the agave, showcased in both privately commissioned paintings and custom ironwork featured in the cantina, celebrates Mexico's gift of tequila.
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