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Cactus Jacks

Middle Abbey Street, Dublin, Ireland
+353 1 874 6198
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good38%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“fajitas” (42 reviews)
“tapas” (42 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Middle Abbey Street, Dublin, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was extraordinary and the service was the best in my life! The Polish girl was wonderful and I recommend to all to eat there. The service (polish waitress) was the best in my life. It was may second time there and for sure...More

Thank Iulian N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I eat here quite regularly, around 5/6 times a year. Food is always lovely and portion size is good. Good variety of tex Mex food. Good gluten free options, although I disagree with them charging extra to have a gluten free wrap. Can get quite...More

Thank SueFlynn3
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great early birds menu including starters, mains and deserts. Good selection and large portion sizes. Staff were very friendly.

Thank annapmclarke
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food is fab here. Very reasonably priced and great selection! Also good kids menu! They have both indoor and outdoor seating areas. Staff were lovely too. I would highly recommend this place for either lunch or dinner 👍

Thank Nyah77
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After a lovely welcome, service went dramatically down hill. We ordered starters and mains. We had a very long wait for our food, we even had to ask staff if there had been a problem with our order. The restaurant was not busy at this...More

Thank YelloSunshine
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came here on Sunday just after 1 with teenage niece - disappointed the tapas lunch deal not available despite their website stating DAILY. But they had a 3 course deal for €19.95, great value for money but a bit much for lunchtime, kept us full...More

Thank karakavanagh
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food is amazing not to overpriced staff nice and friendly the resturant atmosphere is nice couldnt fault it

Thank Damien G
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

The staff were friendly and the service was pretty speedy. The food we had was tasty. Would go again.

Thank Polly2468
Reviewed 18 April 2017

The guacamole was rotten. They claimed it was made that day, but it was brown and actually fizzy. I make guacamole and this only happens after a few days. The salsa that was brought to replace also had a similar rotten taste. The rest of...More

Thank bbbbb938
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Ate here last night with my daughter. Cactus Jacks is very busy. Reservation recommended. Service was great, food was excellent. Would definitely revisit - so many dishes to try, so little time...

Thank VikaKaa
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Is this restaurant suitable to bring a young child to? Would there be space for the buggy?
20 May 2017|
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Response from SueFlynn3 | Reviewed this property |
Down at the back of the restaurant there are a couple of tables to fit a buggy, but it can be a squeeze to get there but grand. And there's loads of baby seats :-)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 25 - USD 49
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
13:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Middle Abbey Street, Dublin, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 874 6198
  • E-mail