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Cactus Flower Cafe - CLOSED

3800 Gulf Shores Pkwy, Gulf Shores, AL 36542-2836
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good24%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“black beans” (15 reviews)
“lime rice” (9 reviews)
“chimichanga” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3800 Gulf Shores Pkwy, Gulf Shores, AL 36542-2836
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1 - 10 of 133 reviews

Reviewed December 5, 2016

We have eaten here several times over the last few years, and I can honestly say that I have NEVER had bad food, or bad service. This restaurant can best be described as a very nice upscale restaurant, without any pretentions. I think of it...More

Thank LTorrence
Reviewed September 16, 2016

This is better than most average Mexican restaurants. Many of the ingredients appear to be fresh. Chimichanga apps are excellent.

Thank Totothedog
Reviewed September 3, 2016

Today was our first time to go to Cactus Flower Cafe. We'd heard mixed reviews but decided to give a try anyway. The food was really good. The chips didn't seem freshly made but they were good, as was the salsa. I had the shredded...More

1  Thank Jennifer D
Reviewed August 27, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I stopped by The Cactus Flower Cafe today for lunch. Although off the beaten path, and in a shopping center, the restaurant had a nice atmosphere. White tablecloths and original art were part of the decor. (Who does THAT in a typical...More

1  Thank 36532local
Reviewed July 16, 2016 via mobile

We found this Resteraunt last year while on vacation and was looking forward to eating there again. Unfortunately, our experience this year was not good. The food and drinks were only just edible vs. Very good Last year. The margaritas had no tequila and the...More

1  Thank Traci C
Reviewed July 10, 2016 via mobile

This place is a great stop during vacation if wanting Mexican food!! They have amazing service, great setting, and the food is yummy!!! Highly recommend the mahi fish tacos!!! We all loved them!!! Second year to come here and it was same wonderful service as...More

1  Thank Mrs. Alli B
Reviewed July 9, 2016

As a vegetarian eating "mexican" usually means a cheese enchilada or a cheese quesadilla.. but I was surprised to find fresh ingredients, fresh salsa, vegetarian options,and several Mexican beers on tap at this location. The food was excellent,our server was great to talk to as...More

1  Thank bjw1953
Reviewed July 5, 2016 via mobile

People were so friendly from the minute we walked in! We felt like they really wanted us there. Food was excellent and just the right portion size (big) for our hungry family. I would go there again tomorrow!

Thank Jim D
Reviewed July 1, 2016

My first time at this restaurant was down in Pensacola and I was so happy to see one close to Orange Beach. Worth the drive off of the beach. The food is always fresh and I have always had great service. It definitely is a...More

Thank Borden L
Reviewed June 23, 2016

We loved the food and the atmosphere of this restaurant. The servers were really nice and helpful. We will be back!

Thank dtholbrooks
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Kids, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3800 Gulf Shores Pkwy, Gulf Shores, AL 36542-2836
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Gulf Shores
  • Phone Number: 251-948-4642
  • E-mail
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