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“Great variety” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of The Blue Cactus Cantina

The Blue Cactus Cantina
Ranked #10 of 424 Restaurants in Murfreesboro
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $7 - $17
Cuisines: American, Southwestern, Bar, Mexican, Cajun & Creole
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Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget, Kids
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Accepts American Express, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Off-Street Parking, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Parking Available, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Description: Blue Cactus Cantina is a fusion of southwest and cajun creole cuisines.
Murfreesboro, Tennessee, United States
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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“Great variety”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 17, 2013

I'm usually a creature of habit but I've been to Blue Cactus three times and have had three different meals. All have been excellent. We always make sure to look at the daily specials menu first and usually make a choice from there. In addition to having great food they also offer a great selection of beer and include a number of local choices in the mix as well. Their only weakness? Location. Great for me as I live on their side of town but tough for others who might live closer to the campus side of Murfreesboro.

Visited August 2013
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English first
Nolensville, Tennessee
Level Contributor
44 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
“Repeat Customer....”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 17, 2013

Numerous great meals with friends and family, Crawfish enchiladas, Fish Tacos(especially Salmon) are always great and unique. They have also have a young chef that is coming up with some tasty specials. Service has always been extremely friendly and Murfreesboro should definitely give this place a visit.

  • Visited July 2013
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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1 Thank LoverofFood411
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Murfreesboro, Tennessee
Level Contributor
28 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
“Not Great”
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 11, 2013

Nothing was very special or unique here. The food was pretty expensive for the bland flavors. I was expecting a lot more. Service was average, and the drink wasn't so good that I wanted another one. I would just go to Moe's for the same food and 1/3rd the cost.

  • Visited June 2013
    • 1 of 5 bubbles
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    • 1 of 5 bubbles
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Thank Trey A
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Murfreesboro, Tennessee, United States
Level Contributor
13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Southwest/Cajun Fusion”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2013 via mobile

Yummy! Yummy! Yummy! This place has great food. The one poor review on here stated the portions were small. Not sure what he's talking about because everything I've ordered here is nicely portioned. It's really great food and I highly recommend this place. I can see why it's #1 on trip advisor.

Visited July 2013
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1 Thank Brandy L
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Fondue made in heaven!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 13, 2013

Some of the best, if not the best fondue I've had. Beer is good, try the local mayday. This is our fourth time going and I can officially say this is the best restaurant in Murfreesboro. Food is prepared with craft. Fresh homemade ingredients with fresh herbs makes this a treat for the foodie. Highly recommended.

  • Visited July 2013
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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1 Thank jsnakeozzy
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