Housed in Fullerton’s oldest building is an independently owned and operated Mexican-inspired restaurant that offers a unique dining and social experience to the residents of the North Orange County. The establishment offers a rustic environment with its weathered hardwood floors, exposed brick walls, and furniture with dark wood finishes.

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Meanwhile, the chandelier and candle lighting gives the place a cozy feel. There are leather booths in both the dining and bar areas, and the back bar has a magnificently crafted bar.

With its extraordinary Mexican cuisine and unique charm and warm ambiance, Matador Cantina is definitely the go-to place for a great Mexican fare.

Restaurant Schedule

Matador Cantina serves customers every day of the week, but they have different schedules per day.

Sundays: 9:00 AM to 11:30 PM

Mondays: 11:00 AM to 11:30 PM

Tuesdays: 11:00 AM to 11:30 AM

Wednesday: 11:00 AM to 11:30 PM

Thursdays: 11:00 AM to 1:30 AM

Fridays: 11:00 AM to 1:30 AM

Saturdays: 9:00 AM to 1:30 AM


Matador Cantina accepts reservations for tables every day except Tuesday. Parties of six or less can make their reservations online through Yelp. Larger groups will have to call 714-871-8226 (TACO) to make a reservation. Those on the go can also order their food via the restaurant’s Curbside Service for their convenience.


Using fresh and high quality ingredients, Executive Chef David Dennis brings Matador Cantina’s guests a creative mix of traditional and contemporary Mexican fare that works perfectly with the restaurant’s selection of signature cocktails, beer, and wines.

· Lunch Menu: Torta, Half Torta and Soup or Salad, Chicken Enchiladas, Traditional Wet Burrito, Two Street Taco Combo, Burrito Bowl, Matador Taco Combo, Mija Wrap, Susan’s Lunch Bowl, Green Chile and Chicken Quesadilla, Arroz Con Pollo, Protein Burger, Matador Burger

In addition to the main lunch and dinner menus, Matador Cantina also has specialty menus and a separate menu for beverages.


Those who want to reserve a spot for less than 30 guests can opt to make a reservation for a non-private event, allowing them to reserve pay the fee for reserving a room. They can choose between three tables with different capacities:

? Harbor Table - up to 14 guests

? Lounge Table - up to 25 guests

? Heated Patio - up to 30 guests

Rates are charged per head and will depend on whether the event is set for lunch/brunch or dinner. Interested parties can request to view sample menus which can be custom built to suit the needs of the occasion.

For even larger groups or those that need a private room, Matador Cantina offers the Agave Room with various packages for events of all kinds, including but not limited to Weddings, Birthdays, Business Meetings and Showers. The spacious banquet room offers a private and intimate setting that can seat up to 82 guests. It has its own bar and if fully equipped with audio and visual equipment. Much like the non-private events, the menu can be customized to best fit the planned event.

For inquiries on rates and other matters, contact Matador Cantina via 714-871-8226 (TACO) or visit their official website.


Matador Cantina, 111 N Harbor Blvd., Fullerton, CA 92832, Phone: 714-871-8226

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