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Cactus

$$ - $$$Mexican, , Latin
Mashtots M. ave 42, Yerevan 0002, Armenia
+374 10 539939
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Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good21%
  • Average17%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“nachos” (6 reviews)
“burrito” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Value
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LOCATION
Mashtots M. ave 42, Yerevan 0002, Armenia
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11 - 20 of 93 reviews

Reviewed November 14, 2017 via mobile

Really love this place. Tasty Mexican cuisine and cool atmosphere made our day. Highly recommend to taste cocktails . Best and really must visit place in Yerevan.

Thank Louise P
Cactus R, Guest Relations Manager at Cactus, responded to this reviewResponded November 16, 2017

Dear Louise Thank you for your review. Lovely mexican corner will always ready to welcome you. Hope to see you again. Best regads Cactus restaurant team

Reviewed October 3, 2017 via mobile

Cactus is one of my favorite restaurants in Yerevan. I have always loved this place, located in the center of the city. The staff is always helpful, friendly and the service is reasonably quick. The food is wonderful, I always order the same Nachos with...More

Thank Anna M
Reviewed September 18, 2017 via mobile

What can I tell? Nice mexican food, nice price and a correct service. If you want mexican the restaurant its good. The atmosphere its nice and there is a nice variety of dishes. My mark 8 over 10!

Thank Luis L
Reviewed August 9, 2017 via mobile

Very tasty food and excellent service. I like the waiter with glasses, he's just adorable and helped us to choose Carne asada, which is just perfect. The cocktails are amazing, and I like that they give treat to the tourists. So I'll be back to...More

Thank Arsen653721
Reviewed August 9, 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is in the centre of Yerevan. Very beautiful and interesting design of the halls. I felt myself in real Mexico, though I have never been there :) The food is very tasty, Classical Margarita is super, the most tasty one that I have...More

Thank WinsetGh
Reviewed August 1, 2017

Very good food. Good sized portions. I don't know why some think it's small. Great atmosphere. Beautiful patio. Good staff. Excellent manager. From Los Angeles to Cactus in Yerevan, Thank You

1  Thank Edgar T
Reviewed July 28, 2017 via mobile

Cactus is one of the best Mexican restaurants I have visited. Last summer we were sad because place was closed for renovation but now back in business. Whole menu is good, but quesadillas and partials are my favorite. Seafood partial is big surprise. Also paella...More

Thank Marko U
Reviewed July 17, 2017 via mobile

This is a sorry excuse for a Mexican cuisine ,besides the horrible tasting food the portions ,salsa,they absolutely have no excuses, they have all the ingredients and they cant put anything together right. This trip I learned a big lesson ,go for Authentic Armenian cuisine...More

Thank Berge M
Cactus R, Manager at Cactus, responded to this reviewResponded November 3, 2017

Dear Berge, Thank You that You took a time to review us. We highly appreciate our guests' opinions and we take into consideration each of them. Anyway Cactus is always appreciated due to its served food identified to the Mexican cuisine. With great respect Cactus...More

Reviewed July 10, 2017

Comfort Mexican food in Yerevan! I have been coming to this restaurant for several years now whenever I stop in Yerevan. I will eat here before most Mexican restaurants in the USA and in Europe because it tastes very authentic and the means are based...More

Thank ExpatGeoffrey
Cactus R, Manager at Cactus, responded to this reviewResponded November 3, 2017

Greetings from Cactus Team, We are grateful for Your review. Thank You for Your appreciation, it is very pleasant. We are always doing our Best to be better, than our guests expect. Always happy to welcome You again in Cactus Restaurant to enjoy Your time....More

Reviewed July 8, 2017 via mobile

Thanks good service,thanks quality food,thanks perfect cocktail :))) Management professional team...

Thank Davo M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Monday
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Tuesday
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Wednesday
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Thursday
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Friday
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Saturday
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mashtots M. ave 42, Yerevan 0002, Armenia
  • Location: Asia  >  Armenia  >  Yerevan
  • Phone Number: +374 10 539939
  • E-mail
Description
Having been once to Mexico, one wants to be back there again. The fierce heat of the sun, desert and prickly cactus are not the only highlights of the country; it has many wonders to offer, like the mariachi playing guitars, gorgeous dark beauties who entertain the local macho with their flamenco dances. Mexico is the country of tequila, most exotic cocktails, and inexperienced emotions.Having opened in May 2000, the first Mexican restaurant in Yerevan soon became one of the most frequented spots in the city. Over the years, the restaurant has hosted a variety of festivals, has won at several contests, thus earning a great reputation among the city residents, mass media, politicians, show businessmen and tourists. Jovial Mexican spirit catches one’s eye upon entering the restaurant. Warm and cordial welcome, nice interior and lively atmosphere, filled with the tunes of Mexican and Latino music devour you in the air of fiesta. High-quality service, live music, and nice surprises are as entertaining as ever.We boast the richest bar in the country that offers you a great variety of spirits and soft drinks, distinguished and exclusive cocktails, made by the best barmen in the world, winners of international contests. Our Mexican corner welcomes you with its car parking, free delivery, broadband internet, and plenty of other surprises.
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