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Cactus Cantina


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner


$6 - $15
Mexican, Southwestern
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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All reviews fajitas chips and salsa cheese dip chorizo black beans chicken pineapple steak seafood taco mexican food mexican place ground beef great margaritas from texas served hot service was a little slow
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Rough week, and the last thing we wanted to do was stand in a 2 hour wait with all the snowbirds, to celebrate the day. So we went to our favorite local spot, that does appreciate locals still. When we first got there, we got...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank joesmoe01
Reviewed 5 days ago

They have multiple restaurants in the area, but this was one of their first locations. The food is consistently good, but the service isn't as great as it used to be.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank LRhodes2014
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My wife likes this place better than me. It is adequate, not as good as the other two we have eaten at in this area.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank fishinjim65
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Are you kidding, if this is the best Mexican food on the Gulf Coast I feel sorry for the people here. Canned chicken sparingly put on the Grande Nachos very little cheese and bland seasoning. Gosh even the beans were far and few. They need...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Carnutskiner
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First of all - fantastic food fantastic service we love this place. But the music today had us on the verge of leaving before food arrived. Mexican rap. Yes if its playing on their system our next visit we wont be staying. No music or...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Dixiemusicman
Reviewed 1 week ago

The triggerfish tacos were amazing paired with the cactus cheese grits and black beans. I love fish tacos in general but these were especially good! The restaurant was clean and the service and management were terrific.We will be back in the area in March and...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Connor W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Like several other reviewers, we were lucky to have Seth as our waiter. He was incredibly helpful in suggesting that we could share a single order of the fajitas served in a pineapple shell, instead of the fajitas for two which would have cost us...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Robert G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After traveling for 4 hours from the New Orleans area, we got there at 8:30pm and we were hungry and pretty tired:) We were seated and waited on by our great server, Seth, who made some pretty awesome recommendations. We were all amazed at how...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank DebbieGautreaux
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We pulled into the restaurant for lunch and were amazed at the friendly service when we entered the place. We were seated and promptly brought a bowl of homemade tortillas and salsa. Our server recommended a couple of dishes and they were spot on. We...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank cdrh
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Felt like some Mexican food and the CC had some interesting reviews so Number One wife and I headed up Highway 59. The place was packed with sizeable groups of snowbirds whose shirts were advertizing various Northern states. There was one open table in the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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Tonie L
August 20, 2017|
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Response from 1caringmom | Reviewed this property |
My advice would be to call the restaurant directly. Cactus Cantina Mexican Grill Address: 3849 Gulf Shores Pkwy, Gulf Shores, AL 36542 Phone: (251) 943-8115
July 3, 2016|
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