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Crazy Cactus

$$ - $$$Mexican, Latin,
Baselstrasse 24, Lucerne 6003, Switzerland
+41 41 240 86 98
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good34%
  • Average19%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
10 Oct 2016
“Best Mexican Restaurant in Lucerne!”
6 Aug 2016
“Great Mexican”
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Mexican, Latin, Central American, Spanish, Grill, South American
$$ - $$$
Baselstrasse 24, Lucerne 6003, Switzerland
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Reviewed 10 October 2016

This place is without a doubt the best place for Mexican food in Lucerne. At the weekends the whole place is extremely lively and is a nice change from some of the "boring" or uneventful restaurants around town. The food is tasty and of good...More

Thank Jordan K
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

I really like the Crazy Cactus - the nachos are yummy, the fajitas and tacos are really great and a stuffed very generously! There is so much food I can always take some home! They have a great selection of margaritas and beers and the...More

Thank Julia W
CrazyCactus, Geschäftsführer at Crazy Cactus, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2016

Dear Julia W Thank you very very much for your good Feedback! Hope to see you soon again at the Crazy Cactus. Caroline & Crazy Cactus Team

Reviewed 3 June 2015

Whenever I need a Margarita or Tacos or Tortillas I go there and I enjoy music in Spanish with my partner or friends. Is a bit away from downtown but food and drinks are good. There is a Fajita plausch day so it make sit...More

Thank Pataswiss
Reviewed 14 May 2014

They have a great start at doing it right, but flaws abound. Other reviewers say it's "good for Switzerland" but why should that be good enough? Why not make it good for anywhere? Everything in Switzerland is expensive, so no need to comment on that,...More

Thank Whirled_Traveler74
CrazyCactus, Geschäftsführer at Crazy Cactus, responded to this reviewResponded 19 May 2014
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Guten Tag Whirled Vielen Dank für Ihre Bewertung und Ihren Besuch im Crazy Cactus. Es freut uns, dass Ihnen unser...More

Reviewed 17 September 2013

The restaurant and bar had a very nice and lively atmosphere with a lot of locals and tourists.The food was tasty and great and they had a lot of veggie options! The enchiladas and burritos were yum! The cocktails were also very well made.

Thank shreyaj2w
Reviewed 24 June 2013

Friendly service, good food. Parking is a bit difficult close by. Tuesdays "all-you-can-eat" chicken fajitas! Real authentic Tex-Mex food and flavour. Steaks are surprisingly good, too.

Thank Zika K
Reviewed 21 January 2013

The Crazy Cactus is one of maybe 3 restaurants in Lucerne that serve Mexican food. The atmosphere is great and they serve a killer mango margarita! Those are the positives. The negatives include Mexican fare that doesn't exactly taste like American Mexican (the fajitas, for...More

Thank Stephanie L
Reviewed 13 November 2012

Although it cannot compete with American Tex-Mex food, it is definitely a nice place for a margarita and some snacks (even though a bit expensive).

Thank ctepper
Reviewed 30 August 2012

It isn't TexMex...more like Swiss/Mex. Good, but different than you'd get in Mexico. Had really hoped for mole...but not offered.

Thank Whiskey R
Reviewed 27 May 2012

Looking for somewhere we could eat casually and something 'not Swiss' that would also cater for vegetarians and a couple of kids came across this place. Just outside of the main city centre but only a few hundred meters from an indoor car park this...More

Thank Richard H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$17 - US$47
Mexican, Latin, Central American, Spanish, Grill, South American
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
8:30 AM - 2:00 PM
8:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
8:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
8:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
8:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 12:30 AM
5:00 PM - 1:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Baselstrasse 24, Lucerne 6003, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Lucerne  >  Lucerne
  • Phone Number: +41 41 240 86 98
  • E-mail
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