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Iron Cactus

$$ - $$$Mexican,
1304 Highway 80 E, Calhoun, LA 71225-9113
+1 318-644-3663
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible8%
Travelers talk about
“enchiladas” (5 reviews)
“mexican food” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
1304 Highway 80 E, Calhoun, LA 71225-9113
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Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

It is always busy so come early. The wait staff is attentive. The food is very good. This would be a good place for drinks and Mexican foods for friends.

Thank blueeyedcajun28
Reviewed May 26, 2018 via mobile

This used to be my favorite restaurant but I think the expansion has caused them to slip. We were seated right away but had to wait almost a full hour for our food. We asked the waitress about how much longer and she replied “I...More

Thank JennLynn76
Reviewed May 9, 2018 via mobile

Never, ever come 10 minutes early! They won’t seat you and tell you to wait! Kinda rude! I was happy to sit and wait for my friends without service. Waitress did not know difference in the types of beans. I ordered al a crate! It...More

Thank Tammy R
Reviewed March 12, 2018

I have eaten at Iron Cactus several times over the years, Several times I've had to wait for a table but I didn't mind the food was well worth the wait. The past 5-6 times I've went their wasn't the case. The wait was longer,...More

Thank Gus C
Reviewed February 18, 2018

If your looking for an out of the way place for superb Tex-Mex, try this locally owned establishment right off I-20! Skip the chains and stop at exit 103 for a real treat. Choices are wide, from the Cactus Burger to the sizzling fajitas, your...More

Thank dseegers
Reviewed December 21, 2017 via mobile

Don’t go until they work the kinks out. I ordered a chicken fajita and it was terrible. Undercooked and not hot at all.also all the tables were getting their meals not at the same time. The table next to us .three people had finished their...More

Thank Timmy G
Reviewed December 13, 2017 via mobile

We have been hearing good things about this place for a while and finally got to try it. They were extremely busy for a Wednesday evening atound 6 o'oclock. We did get seated right away, which was the only thing that happened right away. I...More

Thank Frank S
Reviewed October 19, 2017

We drove here to eat due to it being awarded the "Best of the Delta 2017" award for Mexican food. It is clear that the award is is more for popularity and not food quality. While the restaurant was busy, we opted to wait. The...More

Thank Adam H
Reviewed August 10, 2017 via mobile

I took my family here for lunch. We had to wait to be seated and that's okay BUT after being seated we were given chips and salsa and left alone for 10 - 15 minutes. We we're finally asked about drinks and given menus, the...More

Thank nappierla
Reviewed August 2, 2017

My wife and I dined here for lunch on July 27th, and we do not plan to return. They seemed to be severely understaffed, and about half of the staff appeared to be working on to-go orders. It was "seat yourself," which we did; and,...More

Thank scottpR6865OL
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1304 Highway 80 E, Calhoun, LA 71225-9113
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Calhoun
  • Phone Number: +1 318-644-3663
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