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Cactus Cantina

#480 of 9,388 Restaurants in Dubai
$$ - $$$Mexican, , Latin
Pyramids Shk Rashid Rd | Dubai Healthcare City, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
+971 4 357 4441
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  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“guacamole” (20 reviews)
“mexican food” (21 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Pyramids Shk Rashid Rd | Dubai Healthcare City, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed October 8, 2017

We really liked the Mexican food, the staff were very friendly and when we visited there was live music. We were there in August and unfortunately we couldn't sit outside because of the high temperatures (even at night). But the outside terrace has amazing views....More

Thank Nicole B
Reviewed August 2, 2017 via mobile

My family and i went to Cactus Cantina and had a wonderful time. The staff were kind and friendly and were good with the children. The food was amazing and flavoursome and the chicken burritos were delicious. We would definitely recommend this to anyone, a...More

Thank ceegeeep
Reviewed January 9, 2017

Impeccable personalized service, professional service throughout, excellent food, glorious location and one of the nicest patios in Dubai to enjoy a meal on.

Thank Al-Jauhar
Reviewed October 21, 2016

Today morning our daughter in law told us that she will take us to this restaurant for lunch. As decided we went to restaurant for lunch. The ambience and food was really good but service a little slow.

Thank Satish1949
Reviewed October 1, 2016

Firstly, the staff and frozen margaritas are great. Sadly, the food disappointed. I had beef fajitas, and if I hadn't read on the menu I was eating beef I never would have identified the meat I was served as such. Dry, flavourless, paid and inside....More

Thank Thornhill731
Reviewed September 24, 2016

i went to this restaurant tonight because i read it had the best nachos in dubai ... and like the person's reference said, "the best mexican restaurant in dubai." the skillet nachos are perfect. i had lamb tacos and the lamb was exceptional. Lastly, the...More

Thank Jack M
Reviewed September 10, 2016 via mobile

All in all had a pleasant meal at the Cactus Cantina. Food was well prepared and delicious. Had a slight mixup with one meal but was quickly rectified. Also is licensed which is always a plus in the region.

Thank Arlin F
Reviewed August 31, 2016

Good taste of mexican food available at the restaurant. Good ambience and good interiors of the restaurant. Good service of the staff available.

Thank Bindu A
Reviewed August 21, 2016

Cactus Cantina is a mexican restaurant located in the first floor of the Wafi mall near Healthcare city. I went at midday to order some food for take-away. Restaurant was quiet empty so no real atmosphere. Menu offered the classic mexican food such as tacos,...More

Thank Lugano22
Reviewed August 13, 2016 via mobile

A hidden gem and authentic Mexican restaurant in the middle of the city. Great ambiance and warm interiors. A must try if you're looking for authenticity and good value for the money!!!

Thank Manuela R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Valet Parking
Good for
Bar scene, Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Monday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Friday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pyramids Shk Rashid Rd | Dubai Healthcare City, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Dubai  >  Dubai
  • Phone Number: +971 4 357 4441
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Description
Dubai's famous Mexican restaurant and bar, Cactus Cantina, is now located at the Pyramids at Wafi Mall in Dubai Healthcare City. Serving great modern Mexican food since 1992.
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