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Cactus

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Mashtots M. ave 42, Yerevan 0002, Armenia
+374 10 539939
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New York City, New York
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97 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

A very pleasant and well-situated Mexican bar/restaurant on Mashtots Avenue. What drew me to this joint, apart from not having eaten Mexican in a long time, was the very goo "Happy Hours" deal with 20% off the entire bill between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. The restaurant is spacious with a sit-out facing the entrance, a bar/dining space as soon... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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82 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2016

I stopped into the Cactus mid-afternoon in search of non-Armenian snacks and I was not disappointed! The nachos were just what I needed (despite apparent mixed reviews from others). Margaritas were good - made with lemon juice instead of lime so a bit different but "in the spirit"! During happy hour prices on all items are reduced by 20%. They... More 

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Thank Tricia V
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Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Once again THANK YOU SO MUCH for everything! The food was absolutely wonderful, from preparation to presentation, very pleasing))))

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Thank Davo M
Singapore, Singapore
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191 reviews
140 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

We work in Yerevan frequently, we were here for a month last year and for another month this year. We know the restaurant scene here very well as part of out work is researching places with excellent wine service. We have dined out a lot in the city. We participated in the 10k of the Yerevan Half Marathon and walked... More 

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Thank ExoticWineTravel
Palm Desert, California
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202 reviews
166 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Had friends visiting from outside the country and wanted to share Cactus restaurant with them. They enjoyed the Margaritas a lot.

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Thank Soup8
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Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

This place is one of my favourites in Yerevan with amazing cocktails and authentic atmosphere!!! Worth visiting, try the caipirinhas and the daiquiris!!!!

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Thank Zaruhi G
Republic, Missouri
1 review
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Cactus is one of the best restaurants I have been to here. Very good mexican food. Excellent service and we were very happy we went to eat here for our first anniversary. I have eaten at very many Mexican restaurants in the United States and this one is just as good or better than any of them.

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Thank oscar27436
1 review
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

I like this restaurant. The food was tasty, they have the best bar in the city, super tasty cocktails, the bartenders and the waiters were very pleasant. I recommend this place. Cactus forever!

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Thank Rafaell G
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Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

The best place! Tasty food, good service. We were on Friday, the live music was the best. Thank you Cactus!

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Thank Grg H
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Reviewed 28 September 2016

We had a group of 10 people and were very happy witht he quality of the food and service. It was our third trip here.

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Thank Armine H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 00:00
Monday
10:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 00:00
Thursday
10:00 - 00:00
Friday
10:00 - 00:00
Saturday
10:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mashtots M. ave 42, Yerevan 0002, Armenia
  • Location: Asia  >  Armenia  >  Yerevan
  • Phone Number: +374 10 539939
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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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?