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Cactus Jacks

Low Strand House Druid Lane | Quay Street, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 563 838
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
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“fajitas” (42 reviews)
“steak” (44 reviews)
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Mexican, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Low Strand House Druid Lane | Quay Street, Galway, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 432 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My fiancé and I called in here for dinner on Thursday night. We both ordered quesadillas. For a starter I got the fried smoked salmon balls and my partner got wings. The starters were delicious but the quesadillas lacked seasoning. The strawberry daiquiri I got...More

Thank Aimee L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Why can’t Europe do good Mexican food? Having spent my childhood in Arizona, I grew up on Mexican food. I know it, I love it, I need it. But now, living in Europe, I’m without it. It’s like a great lover who’s left you. You...More

Thank cafehopping
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Rang to book a table for the early bird for 6:30 and was told they had a full house at 8pm and that I could only have a table if we agreed to be out by 8. Reasonable enough time to eat 3 courses so...More

Thank fitzgeraldtanya88
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Researched restaurants which allow byob on google and cactus jacks was listed. Arrived with a close friend to a moderately busy restaurant but we had a reservation so we were seated straight away. We placed our wine on the table and we're given menus to...More

1  Thank dervym1990
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My and my fiance have just been a few days ago and it was lovely, he had a steak and i had a burger, i had no complaints and neither did he

Thank Teens222
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Do not go to this awful place. The waiter is an absolute arrogant, rude and incapable person. The food was also awful and not worth the price so my advice would be to steer clear and try some of the other many places in Galway.

2  Thank Dzabhi
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food is horrible, tomato sauce tastes like the cheapest one you can get in a supermarket. We had chilli, meatballs, pork ribs and some nachos.... The nachos were stale and tasted like cardboard. Chilli was just some mince in garlic tomato sauce with beans,...More

Thank Rosie Z
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely place for sit-down Mexican in Galway. Had been a couple times before and went back recently... both food and strawberry margaritas were delicious! 👅

Thank Sarah C
Reviewed 13 July 2017

We got one of the platters and shared it between the four of us. It was so good. It states that it is Mexican but there are a ton of things to choose from. Our waitress was wonderful and a pleasure to talk with. It...More

Thank Shelly C
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Visited here with 2 friends and we all ordered a variety of things from the tapas section of the menu. Atmosphere and decor were great. However, service was slow and I heard one waitress remark they were understaffed on this particular night. There was a...More

Thank Sarah O
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
16:00 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Low Strand House Druid Lane | Quay Street, Galway, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Galway
  • Phone Number: +353 91 563 838
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