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Cactus Flower Cafe

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) #152 of 542 Restaurants in Pensacola $$ - $$$ Mexican,
6881 W Highway 98, Pensacola, FL 32506-5925
+1 850-458-3833
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good26%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
Travelers talk about
“black beans” (7 reviews)
“rice” (9 reviews)
Closes in 10 min
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Mexican, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
6881 W Highway 98, Pensacola, FL 32506-5925
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Reviewed May 4, 2017 via mobile

The chips taste like cheap bagged chips. The cheese dip had no flavor. Our food was lukewarm. There is no excuse for that. The place was almost empty at noon on a weekday.

Thank Donna C
Reviewed April 6, 2017 via mobile

We had one of their specialties and a standard menu order. We specifically picked this place because quite a few reviews were enthusiastic enough to balance out the poor reviews. In short, our service was friendly. The standard menu is a short list of about...More

Thank Redlizzard
Reviewed March 30, 2017

I've been here a few times, always hoping it will improve, but it never does. Their soups are consistently good, but the quality and taste of the entrees are hit-or-miss. When it's good, it's really good, but too often it's overpriced average food with average...More

Thank -GulfCoastNative1
Reviewed March 23, 2017 via mobile

Great server (Tavis), great food, reasonable prices. Delicious homemade tortillas (both corn and flour)! Salsa was excellent. Cilantro lime rice was sooo good. Southwest sauce on the quesadilla was yummy. Generally big portions; mucho nachos was huge.

Thank KellieHornick
Reviewed March 17, 2017 via mobile

First, you pull up to a building that looks like it is closed. The chips to go with the salsa tasted like an off brand cheap chip. The food is not nearly as good as the other locations. They also found a BUG in my...More

Thank Carly C
Reviewed March 4, 2017 via mobile

I rented a house close by, Feb 2016. And an incentive was my favorite restaurant was nearly across the street. I've gone here frequently ever since. Over a year later and I still crave the same wonderful meals. The restaurant on 98 is far better...More

Thank Rachel H
Reviewed January 28, 2017 via mobile

Lousey, food cold, got sick 1 hour after, atmosphere cold, service fair, food low average, best food in pennsacola, I hope not.

Thank Annamarie M
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Reviewed January 14, 2017 via mobile

I love the cactus flower, maybe my favorite restaurant in Pensacola. As of this post they have three restaurant since the original. The original off 12th Ave is the BEST. With great food, great service, and peaceful atmosphere. (Maybe even Romantic atmosphere). The second location...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed October 2, 2016 via mobile

Our friends and us try to visit Pensacola twice a year. Cactus Flower, just down from the Commissary & Px, is one of our regular stops. Food and service is always quick and efficient. And, convenient to the Navy Lodge, where we stay. Prices are...More

Thank jimandlo23
Reviewed August 22, 2016

We had reservations for 25 people, they had penty of notice and i even called 2 hours out from out arrival to make sure they we ready, we showed up and they had 1 server for all of us. the manager came out several times...More

Thank michael m
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6881 W Highway 98, Pensacola, FL 32506-5925
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Pensacola
  • Phone Number: +1 850-458-3833
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