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The Cactus

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American, Bar, Pub
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620 3rd Ave SE, Perham, MN
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11:00 - 00:00
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Hours:
Sun 16:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 00:00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

A large facility with something for everyone it seemed. Enjoyed the outdoor patio with fireplace and full service, but found many enjoying the large formal dining room and the more casual bar area. I thought it impressive to have the chef visiting with the diners and bar patrons. I had an after dinner cocktail at the bar and loved the... More 

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Thank Drew T
Plymouth, Minnesota
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

Our group had great service, with our reservations. They were all set up when we arrived. The food came out hot and was very good. The Friday fish special was very good.

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Thank robinhT9874PR
Minnesota
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

The Cactus was a very nice looking place with a big menu selection, the interior was very nice and the atmosphere was really nice and the service was very good. The problem was that all these good things end when your food comes. I really wanted to like this place, very nice small town non-chain eatery but the food was... More 

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Thank David P
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

The food and service is amazing! I love the atmosphere! The smoked salmon flatbread is great! Great value for your money.

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Thank Kay S
Andover, Minnesota
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108 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

Great food and drink but definately a local hang out. I live the "up north" decor and the patio is nice to relax in. The bar is usually full of the locals playing pulltabs and chatting. Nice place.

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Thank SnoopiMN
Oshkosh, Wisconsin
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64 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2015

I ordered a NY strip steak that was obviously cooked on a flat-top and not an actual grill. About 25% of the steak was inedible connective tissue and fat, and not worth the price paid.

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Thank Nick J
Brooklyn Park, Minnesota
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2015

Cactus had a good variety of food choices and very reasonably priced. Menu included burgers, steaks and Mexican dishes and also had seating outside.

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Thank 633dona
Martinsville, Indiana, United States
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118 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2015 via mobile

The was the first time at the Cactus. The outside looked a little seedy and the location odd, but local family members said it was a good place to eat. Our party was very large (18) and while there was a little confusion on who ordered what, we all got our meals in a timely fashion. My wife and I... More 

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Thank Alan G
Perham, Minnesota
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2015

The Cactus has great lunch specials....including a Lunch Buffet. They also have many delicious selections for dinner and are moderately priced. Tough to beat!

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Thank Koozie58
Perham, Minnesota
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2014

Lunch buffet is great!, the dinner menu is good as well. Nice atmosphere, and employees. Broasted chicken and salmon are awesome!...As well as $2 burger nights on monday evenings.

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Thank 0lson

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 00:00
Saturday
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 620 3rd Ave SE, Perham, MN
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Perham

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?