Tequila Flights

The Tequila Lounge stocks over 50 premium tequilas that can be enjoyed as part of a flight of three or in one your favorite fresh nectar margaritas


Lobster and North Carolina shrimp in citrus juices with fresh mango, red onion and avocado.

Lime Cheesecake

Rich creamy cheese cake filled with apple cajeta sauce and candied pecans.

Chiles Embutidos

Cilantro spiked roasted chiles gueros filled with queso de cabra gratin on top of an agri-dulce tomato broth.

De la Costa Enchiladas

Soft corn tortillas stacked and filled with gulf shrimp topped with melted creamy queso de cabra sauce and pumpkin seeds, spicy slaw chatin.

Hongo Choriqueso

Melted Chihuahua cheese topped with chorizo sausage, oregano, rajas, portabellos. Served with frijoles de olla and flour tortillas.

Arrachera con Camarones

Grilled skirt steak marinated in guajillo and pasilla chiles, garlic, cumin, and black pepper, Chihuahua cheese, rajas and cebollitas Served with frijoles charros and arroz canario.


Mango, Watermelon, Pomegranate, Blue or straight up with salt, we've got your margarita fix ready in the Tequila Lounge

Pastel de Tres Leches

Cake soaked in three milks, on top of berry-hybiscus couli.


Crispy fried corn fritters. Sope Poblano (chicken, onion, black bean puree, cheese and cream), Sope Tapatio (chorizo, black bean puree, oregano vinaigrette, lettuce, salsa verde, cheese, radish and cream)...

Pescado Tikin-Xic

Banana leaf wrapped seasonal white fish marinated and baked in a traditional Yucatan mixture of achiote, orange and garlic served on a bed of black bean puree and rice, topped with pickled red onion and salsa...

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Cantina South Modern Mexican Kitchen serves inspired, modern Mexican cuisine presented with refreshing style, alongside handcrafted cocktails, an extensive list of tequilas and our signature savory margaritas. Our casual and festive atmosphere with authentic Mexican fare offers a distinctive experience for our guests and is ideal for dining or a late night out with friends. visit their site Skinny Margarita Ready to experience Cantina South? Use our convenient online reservation system, powered by OpenTable.com. Visit our Triangle home remodeling section for more updates on the new restaurant for 2013. Special thanks to our Raleigh Commercial Construction company for helping out during the upgrades and to Wallside Windows Co for our new door and to Fairway pressure cleaning for working on the exterior building and making it look brand new!