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The Thirsty Cactus

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Mexican, American,
2 King St E | Dundas Ontaio, Hamilton, Ontario L8N 1A3, Canada
+1 905-627-8488
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good37%
  • Average24%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“nachos” (16 reviews)
“burrito bowl” (2 reviews)
“cobb salad” (3 reviews)
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Mexican, American, Southwestern, Bar, Pub, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
2 King St E | Dundas Ontaio, Hamilton, Ontario L8N 1A3, Canada
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Reviewed 30 March 2018

Always good food in here. Service is good. Mid priced bar. Pub food. Chicken wraps tasty. Open pretty late for beers.

Thank BirdladyBurlington
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Will was an awesome server! Although we came on St Patty's Day, and it was super busy, we were still giving the greatest of service. As usual, the food was great, and we can't wait to come back!!

Thank Sean S
Reviewed 20 February 2018

No reservation. I showed up with my wife and my son and his girlfriend and we parked in the street (There's no parking). The atmosphere is very welcoming, nice décor in a very nice building. They welcomed us with 2 bols of nacho chips and...More

Thank Eric L
Reviewed 23 January 2018

A far as pub grub goes it is pretty bland. I like the occasional Roadhouse night out, the atmosphere is good, the service was dreadful. I took my teenage son out and he enjoyed his pulled pork sandwich, I ordered a pasta dish that was...More

Thank BMLT
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

Was exploring Dundas and enjoying the Christmas spirit in town on a Saturday so dropped in for a lunch and a beer looked good and interesting. Ordered beer (offered a sample was great) and philly cheese steak sandwich and shrimp dish, well beer was good,...More

Thank Doug G
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

Don't book their back room for your private event. My mother inlaw booked their private room the night before her son's wedding...no not reserved. Sorry. We received good service, food and beer. Disappointed with their abilities to honour a reservation.

Thank James S
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Have been many times. The best Cobb Salad anywhere! Always friendly...and they will bend over backwards to accomdoate.

Thank Christopher G
Reviewed 2 November 2017

I've been to this restaurant twice in the past two weeks with family. On the first visit I had the burrito bowl which was delicious. The guacamole was to die for! On the second visit I enjoyed the burrito which includes the tortilla and all...More

Thank EllieCarroll
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Excellent service all three of us enjoyed what we ordered. Prices reasonable Very accommodating for my food allergy.

Thank Marie-louise L
Reviewed 6 October 2017

While passing through Dundas we popped into this place for a quick bite. It was a beautiful day so we sat outside on the patio. Service was great, staff friendly and the food was good. The bar area inside is fabulous, very rustic. Bathrooms in...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 15
Mexican, American, Southwestern, Bar, Pub, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 King St E | Dundas Ontaio, Hamilton, Ontario L8N 1A3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Hamilton
  • Phone Number: +1 905-627-8488
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