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Cactus

) #338 of 549 Restaurants in Yerevan €€ - €€€ Mexican, Latin, Spanish
Mashtots M. ave 42, Yerevan 0002, Armenia
+374 10 539939
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good25%
  • Average19%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“nachos” (5 reviews)
“burrito” (3 reviews)
“mexican food” (20 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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Value
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LOCATION
Mashtots M. ave 42, Yerevan 0002, Armenia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Don't order the margarita's they are definitely not the same recipe as in Mexico. The stuffed jalapenos were okay, they had a bit of spice which was nice. Overall this place is not worth the hype. It was pleasant and had good service, but the...More

Thank ruth w
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Been here many times many years ago and at the time it was the only place that had normal food -or close to it. Right now it's overpriced and just completely wrecked. Maybe it's new management or they just thought "hey let's just charge $10...More

Thank Robert R
Reviewed 15 May 2017

The food was nice and the atmosphere nice as well. There are several option for mexican food. In Happy hour 10 am to 4 pm you use around 20% discount on total price of your food. The takeaway options is on the table as well.

1  Thank Saeed H
Reviewed 13 April 2017

A very pleasant and well-situated Mexican bar/restaurant on Mashtots Avenue. What drew me to this joint, apart from not having eaten Mexican in a long time, was the very goo "Happy Hours" deal with 20% off the entire bill between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m....More

1  Thank harshapaulraj
Reviewed 25 October 2016

I stopped into the Cactus mid-afternoon in search of non-Armenian snacks and I was not disappointed! The nachos were just what I needed (despite apparent mixed reviews from others). Margaritas were good - made with lemon juice instead of lime so a bit different but...More

Thank Tricia V
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Once again THANK YOU SO MUCH for everything! The food was absolutely wonderful, from preparation to presentation, very pleasing))))

Thank Davo M
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

We work in Yerevan frequently, we were here for a month last year and for another month this year. We know the restaurant scene here very well as part of out work is researching places with excellent wine service. We have dined out a lot...More

Thank ExoticWineTravel
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Had friends visiting from outside the country and wanted to share Cactus restaurant with them. They enjoyed the Margaritas a lot.

Thank Soup8
Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

This place is one of my favourites in Yerevan with amazing cocktails and authentic atmosphere!!! Worth visiting, try the caipirinhas and the daiquiris!!!!

Thank Zaruhi G
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Cactus is one of the best restaurants I have been to here. Very good mexican food. Excellent service and we were very happy we went to eat here for our first anniversary. I have eaten at very many Mexican restaurants in the United States and...More

Thank oscar27436
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 00:00
Monday
10:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 00:00
Thursday
10:00 - 00:00
Friday
10:00 - 00:00
Saturday
10:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mashtots M. ave 42, Yerevan 0002, Armenia
  • Location: Asia  >  Armenia  >  Yerevan
  • Phone Number: +374 10 539939
  • E-mail
Description
Having been once to Mexico, one wants to be back there again. The fierce heat of the sun, desert and prickly cactus are not the only highlights of the country; it has many wonders to offer, like the mariachi playing guitars, gorgeous dark beauties who entertain the local macho with their flamenco dances. Mexico is the country of tequila, most exotic cocktails, and inexperienced emotions.Having opened in May 2000, the first Mexican restaurant in Yerevan soon became one of the most frequented spots in the city. Over the years, the restaurant has hosted a variety of festivals, has won at several contests, thus earning a great reputation among the city residents, mass media, politicians, show businessmen and tourists. Jovial Mexican spirit catches one’s eye upon entering the restaurant. Warm and cordial welcome, nice interior and lively atmosphere, filled with the tunes of Mexican and Latino music devour you in the air of fiesta. High-quality service, live music, and nice surprises are as entertaining as ever.We boast the richest bar in the country that offers you a great variety of spirits and soft drinks, distinguished and exclusive cocktails, made by the best barmen in the world, winners of international contests. Our Mexican corner welcomes you with its car parking, free delivery, broadband internet, and plenty of other surprises.
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