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Cactus Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Mexican, Contemporary
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Parikia 84400, Greece
+30 2284 024164
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Leeds, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

Drinks were fantastic and reasonably priced. My sangria was amazing, the staff was nice and cheerful. We were considering eating food there the next night, but it was overpriced compared to other places in the town.

Thank lunalovegood17
1 review
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

My friend and I loved our experience at cactus! We were not exactly looking for Mexican food in Paros but came across this place and decided to give it a try. It turned out to have amazing guacamole, salsa and a vegetarian quesadilla to share. Most importantly - the staff here is incredibly friendly and attentive. The owner Vanessa told... More 

Thank Kristina K
Level Contributor
3 reviews
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

My partner and I visited this restaurant for dinner yesterday. Before ordering,my partner asked was it still happy hour and the waitress replied "we are always happy here". Presuming that it was still happy hour prices, we ordered two cocktails and food. When we had completed our order, the waitress jeered and said "happy hour ended at 7 o clock"... More 

Thank Orla W
1 review
Reviewed 24 July 2016

Second year in a row we come for a couple of days in Paros and there was no way we would not go to eat again at Cactus restaurant. The food is amazing, it makes you want to order a double portion because it's so good! The owner Vanessa is very friendly and welcoming, you just want to go back... More 

Thank jeanfrancois353
Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 21 July 2016

we dropped in for a quick drink on the way back from the beach , and found ourself calling in everyday for a drink , run by great people , prices are reasonable , unlike Luke B , who said its more expensive than Dublin where a pint can cost you 9 euros , we had large beer and G... More 

Thank irvinetodd
Dublin, Dublin, Ireland
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 July 2016

Dropped in with my partner for a late drink early in June 2016. Beer and sparkling water priced higher than Irish prices. Desserts even more expensive. Owner chatty but only in a complaining way, because business is not as prosperous as it once was. No Surprise! Not recommended.

Thank Luke B
Volos, Greece
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27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

I loved that place! Is simple and with an amazing service! You may relax and have a cocktail, looking at sea and eating some mexican treats. Prices are normal so don't worry (4-15€).

Thank KSpyridoula
Sydney, Australia
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

We ate at Cactus 3 times over a week's stay in Parikia and we really loved the food, cocktails, icy cold beers and the wonderful people running the restaurant! Can't wait until we can come back again. Thank you all.

Thank Michele B
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95 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 June 2016

Spotted this restaurant on our amble along to the beach one morning and made a point of coming back the same night. Service, food and chat were all excellent. We ate there a 2nd time, it was so good. We are visiting Paros again next year and will make a point of heading back to Cactus. Iain and Dot, Edinburgh

Christchurch, New Zealand
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139 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 June 2016

This was our sons choice and we were all pleasantly surprised as the food is delicious! The chilli beef nachos are really yummy as is the seafood curviche appetiser. A nice change to have Mexican while in Parikia, Paros. Waitress (probably the owner) was a delightful English lady who takes nice interest in her guests. We would return if we... More 

Thank David M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$34
Mexican, Contemporary
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Parikia 84400, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  South Aegean  >  Cyclades  >  Paros  >  Parikia
  • Phone Number: +30 2284 024164
Cactus beach is located on the southeastern coast of Paros in Logaras on the sandy, blue-flag beach.
It is an all-day seaside destination for all ages. A complex where you can spend hours of the day enjoying the sea and the Cycladic sunshine in the luxurious sun loungers as well as tasting the special flavors of our Mediterranean cuisine accompanied by the most refreshing Cocktails

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?