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Cactus Jack's Bar & Grill - CLOSED

16 Esplanade, Airlie Beach, Queensland 4802, Australia
+61 7 4964 1800
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good33%
  • Average19%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible13%
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“ribs” (13 reviews)
“all you can eat” (35 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Mexican, American
$$ - $$$
16 Esplanade, Airlie Beach, Queensland 4802, Australia
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141 - 150 of 493 reviews

Reviewed 12 November 2015

Called in after leaving the main stage at the AB music festival last week. They didn't have many patrons, but it took them a long time to get us seated. We saw a lot of staff walk past us, but none acknowledged us. The people...More

Thank Huss63
Reviewed 10 November 2015

What better way to enjoy good food, cocktails and listening to some live music. Nachos and burgers were ordered and there was not one complaint. Food was good. You can either sit inside the restaurant or out on the balcony with the views and sea...More

Thank Deb G
Reviewed 9 November 2015 via mobile

My husband and I had a not so happy visit whilst in Airlie beach. The food was average, potato skins were bland. Mains were not bad but once again quite average. The restaurant did not seem busy so we were quite annoyed when we had...More

Thank TashnCooky
Reviewed 6 November 2015

Delicious nachos and sweet potato wedges. Great friendly service and fun atmosphere to sit and watch the world go by.

1  Thank Barb P
Reviewed 5 November 2015

I have been to Airlie three times now and each times enjoyed a meal and drinks at Cactus Jacks. The most recent however, they seemed unable to accommodate my group despite there being compromises we were happy to make. In addition to this, each time...More

Thank Momo_yeu_sunny
Reviewed 1 November 2015

Food was tasteless, good service. Drinks were ok, quality of food did not represent prices. Was not what I would call Mexican!

Thank 454katie
Reviewed 28 October 2015

Was a bit disappointed with this restaurant, it had quite a nice atmosphere but the food let it down, I had chicken rice salad which was o.k. But the chimichanga was not so good, it was greasy and some parts of the wrap were so...More

Thank Elizabeth S
Reviewed 28 October 2015 via mobile

My partner and I decided to check out the "all you can eat $12 Chilli Tuesday" as we've never tried it even though we have visited Cactus in other locations before. After ordering happy hour cocktails (my long time favourite is the Kahlua Margherita!) our...More

1  Thank keppelblue
Reviewed 23 October 2015

Usually I like to see the good side of things, people make odd mistakes, but it seemed the whole night was full of them. My family decided to come here for my sister's birthday and we came early as we had 3 children under 5...More

Thank Peta M
Reviewed 23 October 2015

We went here for a late lunch one day and ended up staying for way too long because of the hapyp hour cocktails, they flow way too easily and are good prices. Food was decent pub grub kinda food, mexican. Tasty and easy but nothing...More

Thank Chloe O
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
USD 15 - USD 22
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Esplanade, Airlie Beach, Queensland 4802, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Airlie Beach
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4964 1800
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