La Vida Cantina Offers New Cocktails & Menu Items



Right in time for National Margarita Day on February 22,La Vida Cantina has unveiled new cocktails as well as new dishes to their authentic yet modern Mexican menu. La Vida Cantina is known for its extensive offering of margaritas, which complement the menu of traditional recipes presented with a modern twist.

La Vida has introduced two new margaritas, bringing its selection to 17 choices, as well as an array of martinis. The refreshing new drinks are a Cactus Fruit Margarita (Patron Silver Tequila, cactus fruit puree, agave nectar, Sweet & Sour and fresh lime juice); and a Tamarindo Margarita (Karma Silver Tequila, tamarindo puree, agave nectar, Sweet & Sour and fresh lime juice.)

New menu items include Enchiladas de Mole (two corn tortillas filled with shredded chicken and cheese, then topped with Mole sauce and cotija cheese); Carne Asada (10 oz. grilled Certified Angus steak topped with a creamy roasted guajillo sauce, and served with garlic mashed potatoes and grilled vegetables); and Camarones al Mojo de Ajo (sauteed shrimp in a garlic butter white wine sauce, sprinkled with roasted guajillo flakes, and served with white rice and black beans).

La Vida Cantina is an inviting restaurant with a spacious and lively patio. Located in the heart of Orange County at The Triangle in Costa Mesa, La Vida has the feel of a Mexican coastal resort with a large pentagon-shaped bar, ample lounge seating to relax and mingle, and five fire pits, all under two large palapas. The interior bar and dining room feature beautiful dark wood, warm lighting and contemporary Mexican murals.

La Vida Cantina is open for dinner Monday through Friday at 4 pm, lunch on Friday and Saturday at11 am, and Sunday brunch at 9 am. Happy Hour is offered Monday through Friday from 4 to 6:30 pm, and a Late Night Happy Hour is available Thursday through Saturday, from 11 pm until 2 am.

La Vida is located on the second level of The Triangle at 1870 Harbor Blvd., where the 55 Fwy. meets Newport Blvd. in Costa Mesa. For reservations or more information, please call (949) 612-2349, and

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