Julio's Cantina & Bar

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About Julio's Cantina & Bar

Julio’s Cantina is Montpelier Vermont’s favorite gathering place for fun times, great Mexican food and terrific drinks. Whether you’re going out for a quick bite by yourself or for a celebration with family and friends, Julio’s Cantina delivers great atmosphere and value in the heart of the Capitol City.

Come on in and enjoy our house-made hot or mild salsa and corn chips, prepared fresh daily. Try our Made-to-Order Guacamole, featuring ripe avocados and lots of fresh cilantro, tomatoes, garlic and lime juice. You’ll love our classic dishes like our t
errific nachos, tacos, burritos and quesadillas. If you’re in the mood for something a little more upscale, try our Mexican specialty entrees such as Cochinita Pibil (Yucatan Orange Pork), Falda de la Carne de Vaca (Ancho Smoked Brisket) or Camarones al Mojo de Ajo (Mexican Garlic Shrimp) . . . and who could forget our famous Fajitas; served smokin’ hot on a sizzling platter.


At the bar, choose from over 40 tequila selections, 20 classic and specialty margaritas, five beers on tap, 15 bottle brews and seven wines by the glass. Look for our terrific drink specials like our Wednesday $2.50 House Margaritas, a Montpelier community tradition.

For over 25 years, Julio’s Cantina Restaurant has been a Montpelier hot-spot. We extend our thanks to all who have supported us and helped us grow. Whether you’re eating lunch, having a snack after school, enjoying dinner with family and friends or looking for a late night snack after visiting the theater or a local music venue, Julio’s is the place for you. Remember: if we are open, we are serving food.