Get ready for a fiesta of flavors as Kavas Tacos + Tequila, the latest venture from the renowned Meraki Food Group (which includes Taverna Opa Orlando and Tapa Toro), recently opened its doors at Pointe Orlando.
We got a chance to have a first look inside the stylish new Mexican restaurant as well as highlights for some of their signature dishes – read on for more!
“We’re thrilled to bring the Kavas experience to International Drive and share our love for Mexican cuisine with the vibrant Orlando community,” said Katerina Coumbaros, co-owner of Kavas Tacos + Tequila. “We’ve poured our hearts into creating a restaurant that combines fantastic food, top-notch entertainment, and a lively atmosphere. Our goal is to provide a perfect blend of flavors and fun, allowing guests to immerse themselves in the true spirit of Mexican culture!”
Kavas Tacos + Tequila offers a menu inspired by the lively street food of Mexico City, infusing traditional Tex-Mex classics with playful twists.
Guests can embark on a culinary journey with a variety of tantalizing dishes. Start the feast with mouthwatering options like Shrimp Coctel and Ceviche, available in both pescado and vegan styles. Indulge in antojitos such as Classic Street Corn and Black Bean Empañadas before diving into savory delights like Classic Guacamole and Queso Fundido. The menu also features an array of fajitas, including the Surf & Turf, and main plates like Mezcal Mango Salmon and Chimichangas.
For those seeking a true taco extravaganza, the 3-Foot Taco Board steals the show, allowing guests to savor 12 of their favorite tacos.
Vegetarian and vegan options, as well as delectable desserts like Coconut Tres Leches and Flaming S’mores Tacos, complete the culinary journey. Diners can enjoy their meals a la carte or in a family-style setting.
To complement the exquisite dishes, Kavas Tacos + Tequila presents a bar that boasts an impressive selection of over 150 tequilas, along with imported and local wines and spirits.
The bar’s mixologists have crafted a range of specialty cocktails and mocktails, including the Un Poco Coco, Saint Kavas, and Mexican Spritz Tree. Non-alcoholic beverages like Horchata and Agua Frescas are also available to satisfy all tastes.
Step into Kavas Tacos + Tequila, and you’ll find yourself immersed in the vibrant colors and lively atmosphere inspired by the heart of Mexico City. The restaurant’s interior, designed by the esteemed Tina Marie Interior Design, showcases authentic Mexican fabrics, alebrijes, and cacti, transporting guests to a world of cultural richness.
The venue offers multiple private dining rooms and event spaces named after Mexican legends like Frida Kahlo and Selena, perfect for hosting memorable gatherings. Additionally, catering services for all occasions and take-out options are available.
As the sun sets, Kavas Tacos + Tequila truly comes alive with captivating live music and mesmerizing fire shows (starting at 7pm) that will make your evening unforgettable. Dance the night away and immerse yourself in the vibrant energy of this modern Mexican hotspot.
Kavas Tacos + Tequila, located at Pointe Orlando (9101 International Drive, Suite 1198, Orlando, Florida.
Top Dishes to Try at Kavas Tacos + Tequila
Chips and Guacamole
Grilled Street Corn: Aioli, Cotija Cheese, Lime, Tajín, on the Cob
Ahi Tuna Tostadas
3-Foot Taco Board (A Dozen Tacos): 4 Grilled Chicken, 4 Carne Asada, 4 School Taco
Churro Donut Sammies
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