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Cactus Restaurant

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$$ - $$$
Mexican, Contemporary
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Livadia Beach, Parikia 844 00, Greece
+30 2284 024164
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2 reviews
Reviewed 17 June 2014 via mobile

We loved Cactus Restaurant, the atmosphere, food and especially the service! Vanessa was warm and inviting and the cocktails were delicious. Will definitely be going back for more nachos and strawberry daiquiris'. It's a must go to whilst in Paros!

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Thank Gabi H
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Reviewed 27 May 2014 via mobile

I visited the Cactus Restaurant by myself, but the owners were very welcoming and even invited me to sit with them for a bit and have a drink. When I ordered my meal, I let them know I was a vegan and they were very helpful in showing me what my best option was. I'm glad I trusted in that... More 

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Thank Natalie H
Auckland, New Zealand
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88 reviews
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Reviewed 21 May 2014

Just finished a delicious meal here - great Mexican food, cheap happy hour beer. Nice change from Greek! Want to come back and try te Thai food. Yum!

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Thank TravelingGirl69x
Kifisia, Greece
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2 reviews
Reviewed 12 December 2013

Well done chef Giannis!!!!!!! I enjoyed very much mexican tastes and friendly atmosphere admiring one of the best sunrises on Paros island!See you definitelly next summer 2014!!!!!!!!!

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Thank VickyDendrinou
Melbourne, Australia
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16 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 October 2013

Thank you to the lovely Vanessa & her wonderful staff for a truly outstanding couple of meals & drinks. We were delighted to be able to discover another cuisine on the Greek island of Paros , the food was excellent, and tasted as Mexican as you could get, as we like really spicy food, the chef indulged us with extra... More 

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Thank Barbi48
Bath, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 September 2013

We where there on the night of a 30 min storm, staff looked after us very well and we still ate outside. The food was great and the service exceptional.

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Thank John E
Guam, Mariana Islands
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128 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2013

I generally always take photos of food but didn't while at Cactus. I was so lost in the wonderful flavors of the Mexican cuisine, the scenery and the hospitality of the staff. You know you're having a good time when you forget you have your camera!!! The food was fresh and made to order! Vanessa the proprietor is so friendly... More 

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Thank gibsonchop
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Reviewed 22 September 2013

Came to Cactus on my first day in Parikia, with my girlfriend. The food was delicious and we were welcomed warmly by the staff. The cocktails were exceptional, I am a bar manager in Camden, london, and have had some excellent cocktails from all over the place, we had two fairly basic ones, a Mojito (perfect balance of mint and... More 

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Thank postscriptwtp
Waterford, Ireland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 September 2013

Myself and six friends recently were strolling along the strip of Paros and came across this restaurant that were advertising 'mojitos and strawberry daquiris' so we couldn't say no! Our waitress Vanessa was so friendly and very welcoming. We each had two cocktails and I have to say they were the best cocktails we had ever tasted!!! And they were... More 

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La Spezia, Italy
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Reviewed 18 September 2013

Vanessa was very nice and suggested us several dishes (we are vegetarian but there is a good choice of vegetarian options...thank you!), which were really perfect! She also offered us some ice-cream as desserts and put on some romantic music especially for us (we were there for our honeymoon!). Great experience! Thank you!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Contemporary
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Cheap Eats, Romantic, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Livadia Beach, Parikia 844 00, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  South Aegean  >  Cyclades  >  Paros  >  Parikia
  • Phone Number: +30 2284 024164

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