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Cactus Republic

Shop 30BB 153 Little Stanley Street | SouthBank Parklands, Brisbane, Queensland 4051, Australia
+61 7 3844 0878
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good35%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible13%
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“nachos” (18 reviews)
“mexican food” (9 reviews)
Closes in 22 min
All hours
Mexican, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Shop 30BB 153 Little Stanley Street | SouthBank Parklands, Brisbane, Queensland 4051, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Food was average- not wow, but not terrible either. Location is nice but there are better restaurants nearby

Thank Tally2704
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Top spot, good vibes however the staff were abrupt and uninterested in assisting with anything. Ordered 4 dishes on two transactions and there was a 20 minute delay between the meals, no apologies given. Additionally my chilli con carne burrito had two whole bay leaves...More

Thank Grace B
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Great place for lunchtime, it is situated right in the middle of South Bank near the beach and other restaurants. Friendly staff and nice menu. Nice fresh food. Sells alcohol if you feel like a cold beer

Thank SteveandKaren4160
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

My son decided he wanted to eat Mexican, had a look at other Restaurants in the area and this appealed to us. Meals were a good size and tasty and the staff were friendly. Will dine here again when in Brisbane.

Thank Pauline B
Reviewed 15 March 2017

We went for a stroll in South Bank after our twilight bridge climb adventure and ended up grabbing an outside table here. The night markets were on, music was playing and there was such a nice vibe to the evening. We shared a large plate...More

Thank mooseandbok2006
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Went to a couple of place around Southbank but we all hated the really over the top music they had playing!!! How can you talk and enjoy the company of your guests with that awful noise in the background? Sooo, we decided on Cactus Republic....More

Thank librasun259
Reviewed 5 March 2017

We came back here for dinner after having looked at the place whilst walking around. It is an odd mix between restaurant and fast food. You have to order and pre-pay at the bar (which is a pain if you want a few drinks), and...More

Thank CairnsGirl25
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

I have been to this place many times. The food quality is good and the service is relatively fast. I like this restaurant's enchiladas.

Thank Behrang A
Reviewed 31 January 2017

Great little find in the middle of a very touristy area. Surprised at the flavour of the dishes. Chose the beef ribs which with fall off the bone meat and what are the best polenta chips I have ever tasted. Ordered a side garden salad...More

Thank Alain A
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

I toke my mum, 2 kids and 1 kid sister here after a day out. My mother had buffalo wings and the kids and I had nachos, tasted awesome however The chocolate nachos for dessert was horrible. save ur money and head to max brenner...More

Thank Stm1127
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 30BB 153 Little Stanley Street | SouthBank Parklands, Brisbane, Queensland 4051, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Brisbane Region  >  Brisbane
  • Phone Number: +61 7 3844 0878
  • E-mail
OPEN 7 DAYS FROM 11:00AM TO LATE. Cactus Republic is a brand new Burrito & Tequila Bar concept set to liberate the Mexican experience, for Freshness, for Taste, for Life! Join the Revolution!