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Cactus Cafe

214D Glen Cove Ave, Sea Cliff, NY
516-609-2621
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Ranked #2 of 15 Restaurants in Sea Cliff
Cuisines: Mexican
Most recent review
- Sep 21, 2014
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English first
Watch Hill, Rhode Island, United States
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014 NEW

I didn't expect that this place would have a liquor license so I was pleasantly surprised by the delicious red Sangria. Tacos were quite good and authentic. Flavorful food and interesting restrooms. Would go back. Very casual but fun atmosphere.

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Long Island
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

They give Chipolte a run for the money. Great variety, fresh ingredients and all around great food. Recommend it for a quick lunch or take out. My son loves the midnight 5 dollar burritos!

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Glen Cove, New York
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26 reviews 26 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

The girls at work ordered from here the other day. I inquired, as I had never eaten there On the way home I picked up a whole chicken and some sides for family dinner. Although the kids thought the chicken was a little spicy, they knocked off the whole thing! Very tasty, and inexpensive for an entire meal. Only down... More

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Glen Cove, New York
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42 reviews 42 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2013

We have had very good chicken, tex-mex style food here, but, just the other night we ordered ribs to go Well they were bad, i mean terrible, in the bathroom half the night bad! Unfortunitely we now have doubts about ever going back. there is some question as to quality control i guess? yes price wise there is good value,... More

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new york
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18 reviews 18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2012 via mobile

I think they food is tasty and prices are reasonable. Great to order dinner to be delivered or pick it up.

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Top Contributor
83 reviews 83 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2012

I have been going here since 2001. This is some of the best Tex-Mex style food around, especially for a (primarily) take out place. The menu is fairly large, everything always tastes fresh. One of the few places where I can say i haven't had a bad meal. Not much in the way of decor if you decide to stay,... More

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New York City, New York
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46 reviews 46 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2012

The food's a good gringo varient on mexican food. Reasonable prices and a varied menu. The place is clean and hygienic. Spices are severely compromised which cuts the heart out of Mexican food but a good selection of sauces are available. Take out and delivery service is horrible. Deliveries take forever and something is alway screwed up or missing.

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NY
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2010

...a bit heavy handed on the salt. I really like this place and they do a great job and offer a good value, but if only they'd use less salt and let the ingredients simply speak for themselves, they'd reach another level and surely more customers. I recommend you try this place and see for yourself - you may not... More

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Sea Cliff
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35 reviews 35 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2010

Both mexican and tex-mex BBQ are excellent and fresh. The service is fast, friendly, and efficient. The food is always fresh and delicious! Great dishes are cheese enchiladas, vegetable and black bean burrito, BBQ chicken, corn bread and chips and salsa. Everything is so good!!! A must try. Fast delivery too! A+++ The best in the area! Sea Cliff, NY.

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