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Cactus Pear Southwest Bistro - CLOSED

9500 Kenwood Road, Cincinnati, OH 45220
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English first
Cincinnati, Ohio
18 reviews 18 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2012

I had to give it one star as no stars was not an option. Terrible food, awful owner and staff whi seemed totally stressed out . When the food finally arrived after what seemed a life time half the ingredients were missing , when we complained they took forever to bring out what was missing from the dish. We started... More 

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Columbus, Ohio
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45 reviews 45 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2012

No nasty refried beans here!!!! This place is the real deal, with yummy chorizo, peppers, tons of cheese. No tacos and other stuff like that. Awesome salads, great food, tex-mex.

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Cincinnati, oh
20 reviews 20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2012

Love Cactus Pear. The owner Swami always greets his customers warmly. The food is always good and if you fancy something not on the menu...like curry, it can be made for you.The red skin potatoes in a sweet chilli sauce that come as a side are wonderful and not to mention the margarita, definitely the best in town...actually the best... More 

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Top Contributor
69 reviews 69 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2011

This neighborhood family oriented southwest bistro, is more than a bistro. They have a well stocked bar-lounge, outdoor dining overlooking a city owned entertainment park-plaza, a semi - white tablecloth table and booth restaurant that has a great sounding live band on thursday - saturday nights with no cover or minimum charges. (The musicians love to play, and the style... More 

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Additional Information about Cactus Pear Southwest Bistro

Address: 9500 Kenwood Road, Cincinnati, OH 45220
Phone Number: 513-791-4424
Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cincinnati
Average Prices: USD 30 - 30
Cuisine: Mexican

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