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Iron Cactus Mexican Grill & Margarita Bar

$$ - $$$Mexican, ,
606 Trinity St, Austin, TX 78701-3331
+1 512-472-9240
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good42%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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Mexican, Southwestern, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
606 Trinity St, Austin, TX 78701-3331
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I would go back again for the food and would hopefully get a better server. Food was amazing! Try the tableside guacamole for a real treat! Paella was a huge portion and fabulously flavored!

Thank Jimmy T
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Not good. The chips, salsa and guacamole were the only items good. The rest of main dishes were mediocre at best.

Thank Afshin S
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Stopped by after a tour where the guide said this was her favourite for Tex mex and margaritas so we came. The margaritas did not disappoint and the black beans with my fish tacos were amazing. Hubby’s Cabo chicken sandwich was good. We should of...More

Thank michelle d
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had a couple of the Z Best margaritas and they really were tasty. We only ended up having appetizers, drinks and dessert. They have a gluten free-ish menu, but actually, have gluten free chips that they do not fry onsite. We had table-side guacamole...More

Thank AMY W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped in for lunch with a colleague while taking a breather from a conference. Table side guacamole was excellent [and the server let us in on a secret to the recipe ;) which I will use in the future]. The shrimp tacos I had were...More

Thank Deanne O
Reviewed 1 week ago

Recently ate here with my wife because I have always had good food at reasonable prices. I was not let down - the Fajitas were very good as was the Tortia soup. I must add that latter in the week I had a business group...More

Thank blandis2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I stopped in for margaritas, which were very good, but the apps were horrible. The con queso was basic velvetta cheese that hardened as soon at it reached the table. The ceviche was also not very good. Service was good but I’d...More

Thank Barrypaul
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very good casual dining, fun atmosphere. Great place to gather with friends. Very nice upstairs covered and heated patio overlooking downtown Austin. Good Tex-Mex food. Some great menu options... not just tacos and enchiladas. Although they have those and hey are very good. Outstanding table...More

Thank Jan P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Loved the atmopshere and paintings on the wall ! Had a nice simple beef burger with fries and it was spot on.Loved the place

Thank Yaya s
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We hosted a networking even at the Iron Cactus for a conference recently and we were very happy with everything. The food was great, we had an area all to ourselves upstrairs, and the service was excellent.

Thank Jenni V
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Judd K
24 August 2016|
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Response from TaxMel | Reviewed this property |
We parked at a garage parking at the building behind Iron Cactus, apologies I'm not sure what building was it.
Pamela V
30 January 2015|
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Response from FloridagirlP-cola | Reviewed this property |
Based on the website for the Truluck's Austin Arboretum showing open from 5-9 or 10pm I would guess no. You posted this question on the Iron Cactus question area.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
USD 30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 606 Trinity St, Austin, TX 78701-3331
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 512-472-9240
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