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Cactus Cantina Restaurant - CLOSED

8th Floor Chelsea Plaza Hotel Satwa Roundbout, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
+971 4 354 2274
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good18%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
8 Aug 2015
“Authentic Experience”
4 Sep 2013
“Going Downhill”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$$$
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8th Floor Chelsea Plaza Hotel Satwa Roundbout, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed 8 August 2015

Great atmosphere, great food, and the owners are amazing hosts. They made us feel at home 8,000 miles away. We definitely recommend Cactus Cantina.

Thank J G
Reviewed 4 September 2013

Have known Cactus from a very long time and each trip was more enjoyable than the last. But unfortunately after the change in the management it seems that they are hell bent on commiting Harakiri. The prices have gone through the roof and the portions...More

Thank 634amit
Reviewed 28 July 2013

Another of my memorable meals! more important than the meal itself was the wonderful time we had! we were a group of 20-odd people meeting after 13 long years and the service matched the good times we had! the entire restaurant staff ensured we had...More

Thank CheontheRoad
Reviewed 9 July 2013

Arriving at the hotel found out that there is no parking provided, and while there is valet parking service, the service is not available to patrons of the Cactus Cantina. The elevator to the 8th floor restaurant is not air conditioned, nor is the 8th...More

Thank pubdc
Reviewed 31 May 2013

Possibly the best Mexican meal I've ever had - who would have guessed it would be in Dubai? The owner told me that this is the first Mexican restaurant in Dubai, and it makes sense that it's been around for over 20 years. Everything, I...More

Thank Tee A
Reviewed 20 April 2013

The food is amazing, the staff and owners are so friendly and helpful. I have been here many times and always left feeling like I was leaving a family member's home. Rudy and Val are such wonderful people, and the staff they have are outstanding,...More

Thank Pam L
Reviewed 7 April 2013

Nice place in 8th Floor in Chelsea Plaza Hotel with a tasty mexican dishes, lovely welcome with allot of smiles, the serving is fast and perfect, the price is a little high but the food is deserve it, in the end i had a beautiful...More

Thank Raed M
Reviewed 2 March 2013

We were looking for lunch and decided upon Mexican, there aren't many Mexican eateries in Dubai, so we opted for here. Getting to the front door of the restaurant requires using a service elevator, not a great start having to share a lift with someone's...More

Thank Weevilofdoom
Reviewed 22 February 2013

Three of us had a meal at the Cantina. I was the visitor and my friends Dubai residents. The way it works is that there is a good and extensive menu, and a variety of drinks offers. As the price of a drink is expensive...More

Thank TheBodach
Reviewed 18 February 2013 via mobile

Came here as part of a company dinner. Good for the service, drinks and appetizers. Main course can be hit and miss depending on what u order. We ordered a few of the platters to start off with, along with Lime Margaritas, Mercedes Margaritas. The...More

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$70
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Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8th Floor Chelsea Plaza Hotel Satwa Roundbout, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Dubai  >  Dubai
  • Phone Number: +971 4 354 2274
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