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Ozumba Mbadiwe Street, Victoria Island, Lagos, Nigeria
08181777666
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Delivery, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 24
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  • 7
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  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good takeaway for business lunch

The takeaway lunch from the Cactus restaurant we enjoyed was well wrapped and packed properly in a carton box. The spicy rice was very tasteful. The chicken with red mushroom was also quite good. The portions were quite generous. The soft drinks in bottles were delivered nice and cold. The only... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 14, 2015
Hermes_NL
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The Hague, The Netherlands
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English first
London, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

Absolutely empty at 8 ish on a weekday night - and the food was pretty uninspiring. Overcooked salmon, chips cooked in stale oil, and disinterested service - won't be back.

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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283 restaurant reviews
461 helpful votes 461 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

The takeaway lunch from the Cactus restaurant we enjoyed was well wrapped and packed properly in a carton box. The spicy rice was very tasteful. The chicken with red mushroom was also quite good. The portions were quite generous. The soft drinks in bottles were delivered nice and cold. The only remark could be that the plastic silverware/cutlery provided was... More 

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Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

If its an good weather then you can just with your friends and have a cup of coffee and come back. ..otherwise if u go n want to sit outside flies n garden lizards will not let you sit peacefully. ..Service is pathetic n moreover its an very expensive place. ...if I get a choice then I never opt for... More 

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Lagos, Nigeria
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8 reviews 8 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

Basically a lebanese owned restaurant serving good continental dish, reasonable price. They also serve breakfast. We went their in a sunday afternoon for lunch. Also children's play area.

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Lagos, Nigeria
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

The restaurant is well located and there is plenty variety of good food to choose from. You have to be patient though, as delivery may take longer than expected (in fairness, this is typical of a la carte menu)......in case you are in a hurry or very hungry you'd better go to a fast food eatery. In the end, you... More 

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London
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40 reviews 40 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

Very consistent food and happy waiters sets this place apart from the competition. We are regulars for breakfast and lunch at weekends - so nice to be able to sit by the water and relax in relative peaceful surrounds. Breakfasts and sandwiches are our favourite Xxxx

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

Been a regular at cactus for years. It looks like they changed their staff because I just had a nasty encounter with a "mr Habib"who is the manager there today. He is a bad example of a supervisor. I was in the company of a colleague and we were given a single bill, when i requested that it should be... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

Been a Cactus regular for the past 10 years...Cactus Chicken... Carbonara...Sing sing Fish...Club Sandwich and Festival Salad...these are a few of my favorite things...😉😀 Best Chapman in Lagos!

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Lagos, Nigeria
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

The first time i went to cactus my ATM card had network issues (SEE WAHALA) ,the manager was so amazing! He said come back and pay". Minus that i enjoyed the service. A cool place to relax indeed.

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Lagos
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31 reviews 31 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

Visited Cactus with family for a Sunday lunch. Definitely a happening place. Visit in the evening as then you can sit by the creek, will be worth the visit. Portion size and cost both are huge. Chicken wings and red hot chicken wings were good, different and good. Suya was below average. Service was a bit slow, though I do... More 

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Address: Ozumba Mbadiwe Street, Victoria Island, Lagos, Nigeria
Phone Number: 08181777666
Location: Africa  >  Nigeria  >  Lagos State  >  Lagos

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  • Address: Ozumba Mbadiwe Street, Victoria Island, Lagos, Nigeria
  • Location: Africa  >  Nigeria  >  Lagos State  >  Lagos
  • Phone Number: 08181777666

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