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Cactus Jacks - CLOSED

66 Shields St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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  • Excellent15%
  • Very good35%
  • Average23%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible15%
14 Apr 2014
“Now Closed Sadly”
18 Mar 2014
“Great food, average service”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Mexican, American
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LOCATION
66 Shields St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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1 - 10 of 37 reviews

Reviewed 15 April 2014

Now Closed, which is a shame as you could always get a half decent meal here and the service was good.

1  Thank aCairnsLocal
Brett_Australia1, Owner at Cactus Jacks, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2014

Yes we were sad to close it down...and sadly Tripadvisor were informed 3 weeks ago & asked to delete us yet we are still up on the page. So Tripadvisor allows people to rate our service & right now I rate theirs as fairly hopeless!!

Reviewed 19 March 2014 via mobile

Went for dinner and got a round of drinks straight away (happy with that) then waited for 40 mins before someone came back to ask us for more drinks to which I asked to order food, finally a girl came to take our order, 45mins...More

1  Thank ggbeee
Brett_Australia1, Owner at Cactus Jacks, responded to this reviewResponded 21 March 2014

I am amazed that you seem to have waited that long on a night when it was quiet without bringing this to any of the staffs attention. I was working this night & I am sorry to say but I doubt that you waited anywhere...More

Reviewed 11 March 2014

Having been to the other Cactus's throughout Queensland, through I would try this Cactus for a group business dinner. The owner Brett, welcomed us and asked us if we loved ribs, with 12 of us saying yes. Leave it with me he said. Brett arranged...More

1  Thank matt094
Brett_Australia1, Owner at Cactus Jacks, responded to this reviewResponded 21 March 2014

Thank You Matt....I do think that our ribs are pretty special also & hopefully you will like the other styles we will be having on our new menu.

Reviewed 7 January 2014

I really wish I had checked with trip adviser before coming to eat here! While the service was friendly the food was not. My nachos were horrible to say the least. I barely forced down 4 chips before giving up. My husbands meal was a...More

Thank GingerTreeFrog
Brett_Australia1, Owner at Cactus Jacks, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2014

Hi there, I am the new owner of this venture ( 11 weeks ago I purchased Cactus off the previous owners ) and have been with the Cactus group for 4 years. I was working on this night and certainly make sure I have a...More

Reviewed 28 December 2013

So I'll start by telling you that I worked at Cactus Jack's for 4 years so I have some idea what I'm looking for when I go here.... With that said I had a wonderful night tonight. I was excited as I was taking my...More

Thank danykelly
Reviewed 9 November 2013

6 of us enjoyed cocktails and light nibbles at dusk for a few hours. It happened to be happy hour! Staff and Manager were attentive to our needs and were helpful in ordering share plates of food. Will be back next time in Cairns.

Thank Michele D
Reviewed 19 October 2013

They lost our order twice & after 1hr 30 minutes we left, ordered drinks which they served in dirty glasses (dried food on them). I would recommend to cross the road to Fasta Pasta as they have the best steaks & friendly fast service.

Thank Sharon T
Reviewed 27 September 2013

Great deals everyday, love the happy hours! Cocktails are so so good, it's a great atmosphere and the food was really delicious as well.

Thank Sabine K
Reviewed 9 September 2013

I had 20+ guys with me and I wanted somewhere with good food and a fun time. This was excellent. They created a large outside table so we could be rowdy without hassling the rest of their customers. The staff/service was great too.

Thank mtoony
Reviewed 4 September 2013

I have eaten there several times and in particular love their chocolate nachos. Its a great place to go for casual dining with friends. Speciality themed nights for drinks and food add to the value.

Thank JenB19562
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Restaurant Details

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Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 00:00
Monday
17:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 00:00
Thursday
12:00 - 00:00
Friday
12:00 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 66 Shields St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Cairns
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