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Cactus Jack's Bar & Grill - CLOSED

16 Esplanade, Airlie Beach, Queensland 4802, Australia
+61 7 4964 1800
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good33%
  • Average19%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible13%
Travelers talk about
“chilli” (44 reviews)
“ribs” (14 reviews)
“all you can eat” (35 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Mexican, Southwestern, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
16 Esplanade, Airlie Beach, Queensland 4802, Australia
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191 - 200 of 493 reviews

Reviewed July 8, 2015

Good Mexican food at a great price, This is a restaurant that is great for family or friends. It has a good atmosphere and the wait staff are helpful and friendly.

Thank Turaga_11
Reviewed July 8, 2015

went in very early for dinner ( 6 pm ) ,we all had chilli Tuesday , all you can eat for ten bucks. we were looked after with drinks , service was great ...... lucky we went in early for dinner, they looked like they...More

Thank harveyave
Reviewed July 5, 2015

Love the food- hate the new bar tab pay system -Which was not explained to me when i made the booking for 16 people. Each person had to go up the cash register and give credit card details for their meal and drink prior to...More

Thank melsy2015
Reviewed July 5, 2015

Great service, but average food and average pricing. Was nice enough but nothing to rave about. Probably wouldn't go back.

Thank ChDown
Reviewed July 2, 2015

The service was excellent, even though with the first week of school holidays, the staff were undermanned, they coped well with the demand, and provided friendly, helpful service. And the food was great too! Tex Mex flavour with a good video music mix to keep...More

Thank wickedsandy
Reviewed July 1, 2015 via mobile

Had dinner with a group of friends , abit of a wait though it was a quiet night, drinks took ages and the food lacked flavour. Use to be much better. What happen?

Thank -MysteryShopper01
Reviewed June 27, 2015

Stopped in for a quick lunch with work friends today. The waitress was friendly, attentive and prompt with our drink order. I requested a half nip in my Mojito instead of one and a half nips and was delighted to see that they had taken...More

Thank Dylan Chelsea H
Reviewed June 24, 2015

I was most disappointed by the flavors of this food. It was lacking in spices and very sweet especially for Mexican which should have a good kick alongside fresh flavors. For Australian Mexican food, it was alright; but in general, disappointing.

Thank Kelsey R
Reviewed June 22, 2015 via mobile

We were greeted by staff and shown to our seats quickly on arriving. The waitress gave us menu's and returned quickly to take our drink orders. When i tried to order vegetarian fajitas she said the chef couldn't do them so she gave us a...More

Thank delkeegan
Reviewed June 22, 2015

I went here for dinner with my boyfriend one night, was walking past and picked it as it looked nice and were in the mood for Mexican. We were seated quickly and had our order taken. We ordered burgers, side of sweet potato wedges and...More

Thank Michelle S
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$15 - $22
Good for
Bar scene, Scenic view, Families with children, Kids, Large groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Esplanade, Airlie Beach, Queensland 4802, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Airlie Beach
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4964 1800
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