We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Cactus Taverna

2420 N Salisbury Blvd, Route 13 South, Salisbury, MD 21801-2189
+1 410-548-1254
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“grouper” (22 reviews)
“flan” (16 reviews)
“paella” (12 reviews)
Open Now
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM Hours
Mediterranean, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2420 N Salisbury Blvd, Route 13 South, Salisbury, MD 21801-2189
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (275)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 274 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

We went here based on a recommendation. We ordered two specials, Hawaiian Sunfish and Three Kabobs. Also we ordered Lo Mo Saltado (Peruvian). All dishes were done well. The chips with a different (non-Mexican) salsa and the sips of port wine at the end were...More

Thank Mac G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went with a group after a bike race. One of the people with us lived in Salisbury, and recommended it. We all were impressed with the food. High quality, well prepared. I had kabobs (filet, ,shrimp, veggies) with garlic butter. I was pleased they didn't...More

Thank amyanderic1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The service was absolutely excellent! the app we had was amazing...i never thought i would like frog-legs hahaha. but the best part was the delicious meal i had. the rack definitely takes the cake... which i had a slice of for dessert

Thank Cory D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant in a strip development off of Bus. 13 N. was quite a happy surprise to us. The menu is very sophisticated, the decor is reminiscent of small town eating places all over Europe, the staff is up to the challenge of a lengthy...More

Thank Milesriver
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We live in Pennsylvania but always stop at Cactus Taverna when we are in the area. We have never had a single dish or meal that wasn't phenomenal! Tonight we enjoyed the seafood medley appetizer- perfectly prepared clams, mussels, and shrimp in a delicious sauce....More

Thank HQs_mom
CactusTaverna, Manager at Cactus Taverna, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Mmmm! Two of my favorite meals!! We are so glad that you enjoyed your time with us!

Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

Went for dinner and the only negative was the scallops wrapped in bacon were a little overcooked and tough. The grouper , tuna and shrimp fajitas we all had were excellent. The pitcher of wine margaritas made the meal even better. One of the better...More

Thank RogerB2506
Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

Everything at this restaurant is over-the-top delicious. The service is wonderful and the owner is often on site To greet you and make sure that you have an excellent experience. I drive an hour to go here… If I lived closer, I would be here...More

Thank debrah731
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

I had the lamb shank it was one of the best i have tried in my life cooked perfectly, the sauce it was amazing, highly recommended!!

Thank Alex B
CactusTaverna, Manager at Cactus Taverna, responded to this reviewResponded 20 March 2018

Alex, we are so glad that you enjoyed dinner with us! Our lamb shank is yummy! Next time, try our rack of lamb!

Reviewed 24 February 2018

Haven't eaten here for several years, but decided we needed a change. Walked in and every employee we met greeted us. We started our meal with their customary chips and salsa. Salsa needed salt and was missing something (spice) to give it the umph it...More

1  Thank Dave I
CactusTaverna, Manager at Cactus Taverna, responded to this reviewResponded 3 March 2018

We are so glad that you enjoyed your experience with us! Next time you're in, be sure to ask your server for our homemade habanero. It will give your salsa the kick that you're looking for!

Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Off with our family to celebrate we picked Cactus to keep our fish and meat lovers satisfied. The waitress was knowledgeable and friendly, provided great suggestions about the specials and the menu entrees. We enjoyed a great bottle of wine and fantastic dinner. The lamb...More

Thank Kathy F
Cactus T, Manager at Cactus Taverna, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2018

Thank you Kathy! We are so glad that you enjoyed your experience with us!

Nearby HotelsSee all 14 hotels in Salisbury
Days Inn Salisbury
541 reviews
.36 km away
Residence Inn Salisbury
166 reviews
.46 km away
Hampton Inn Salisbury
822 reviews
.62 km away
Motel 6 Salisbury
35 reviews
.72 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Olive Garden
124 reviews
.75 km away
The Candied Yam
21 reviews
.12 km away
The Greene Turtle Sports Bar and Grille
71 reviews
.47 km away
Nearby Attractions
Wicomico County Tourist Information Center
5 reviews
2.16 km away
Ward Museum of Wildfowl Art
119 reviews
5.98 km away
3rd Wave Brewing Co
14 reviews
6.19 km away
Salisbury Zoo
434 reviews
5.11 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
31 December 2016|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from TVL4Ever3 | Reviewed this property |
Never hurts
29 July 2016|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from debrah731 | Reviewed this property |
No! Plenty of light!
Wayne S
30 January 2015|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from CactusTaverna | Property representative |
We can seat in a private back room up to 50 people or we can open up the back and side rooms to make a semi private room for up to about 100-150
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2420 N Salisbury Blvd, Route 13 South, Salisbury, MD 21801-2189
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Salisbury
  • Phone Number: +1 410-548-1254
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing