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Cactus Jacks

Middle Abbey Street, Dublin, Ireland
+353 1 874 6198
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good42%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
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“fajitas” (40 reviews)
“tapas” (49 reviews)
“fried brie” (4 reviews)
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Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Middle Abbey Street, Dublin, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 382 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went here last week with 2 friends.3 courses for 20 euro.Fab value and plenty of choices.Cocktails went down well.Lovely food,great service.

Thank Martina N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

great place at decent price. i had a 3 course meal for about 20 Euros chicken wings were great. other dishes were good too.

Thank Hemant M
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Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Great spot! €20 deal offers three courses with plenty of flavours. I started with chicken wings which were delightful. Had the quesadillas for mains, which came out with 4 large ones which were very tasty!

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Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Great location, great staff, great food and even better - €12 for a bottle of pretty decent house red wine! Will definitely be back - €20 early bird for 3 courses and the staff are an absolute lovely bunch :-)

Thank Gillo_25
Reviewed 3 September 2017

Met friends here for dinner recently (August 2017), we met for an evening meal on a Friday night. Good selection on the menu, we all chose something different. Colourful lively decor, a good spot for a group catch up.

Thank Deirdre O
Reviewed 27 August 2017

We had lunch here in Cactus Jacks recently & decided on tapas as they seemed very inviting on the menu. They were priced individually or 3 for 10euro, so we opted for the latter & shared 6 between two of us. We were not disappointed!...More

Thank C_and_H_11
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

Extensive menu leaves you wanting everything on it, and makes you want to return! I opted for tapas. Fried brie was very good. Spicy wings dry, but delicious. Pork belly a little spicy but very tender. Loaded potato skin with chorizo, exactly how it sounds....More

Thank Fiona O
Reviewed 21 August 2017

We've been twice now over the past Two months, usually book large table upstairs for a group of approx 13. if you're looking for good food and great value this is the spot. menu was €20 for three course with tea/coffee. i had mushrooms to...More

Thank Alisha C
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Two of us ordered a selection of tapas. The dishes were barely hot and the accompanying sauces etc. were all out of a packet. Very poor portions and dreadful presentation. Service was a shocker, no one checked to see if everything was ok and when...More

Thank Amanda G
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Myself and my partner dined at Cactus Jacks as it looked like a nice spot. The nice decorations couldn't make up from the disinterest we experienced from the staff. On ordering, my partner asked 3 times if the Fluatas were vegetarian as it had the...More

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19 May 2017|
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Response from SueFlynn3 | Reviewed this property |
Down at the back of the restaurant there are a couple of tables to fit a buggy, but it can be a squeeze to get there but grand. And there's loads of baby seats :-)

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 25 - US$ 49
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
1:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Middle Abbey Street, Dublin, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 874 6198
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