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CJ's Great West Grill

€€ - €€€Mexican, American,
782 S Willow St, Manchester, NH 03103-4018
+1 603-627-8600
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good27%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
Mexican, American, Southwestern, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
782 S Willow St, Manchester, NH 03103-4018
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1 - 10 of 203 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My daughter and I have been here serveral times and have always enjoyed the food. We arrived around 5:15pm on a Friday night and had a 15 minute wait which was reasonable. Our server was Eric who was very upbeat and attentive. My daughter and...More

Thank eileen s
Reviewed 9 April 2018

was in town for business and looking for a lunch stop. Cactus Jacks was clean , big full menu for lunch and dinner. Burgers were juicy cook to order. Wait staff was engaging, professional and attentive. We would stop here again and do dinner as...More

Thank flextime789
Raquel G, Public Relations Manager at CJ's Great West Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2018

Thank you so much! We hope to see you in again soon.

Reviewed 18 March 2018

Another disappointing experience at this joint. CJ's is going downhill fast. This time on top of the usual poor service, I requested Tabasco sauce and I received a watered down bottle. You know, like you do at home when you reach the end of the...More

Thank Auburn_NH_Folks
Raquel G, Public Relations Manager at CJ's Great West Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 25 March 2018

We are so sorry to hear that your visit was so below your and our standards. Please know that the service you experienced is not our standard. Please know that your feedback will be shared with the General Manager of that location and these concerns...More

Reviewed 10 March 2018

I find myself eating here every week, the food and service always the best. It does get busy, so i try to go earlier. They do have call ahead. I love the paybacks rewards too

Thank sctredsoxone
Raquel G, Public Relations Manager at CJ's Great West Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 25 March 2018

Thanks so much!

Reviewed 27 February 2018

My wife and I met up with a couple that we had not seen in a few months. They had gotten a booth in the bar before we arrived. Upon entering, the waitress was very friendly and told us about the Happy Hour specials and...More

Thank sullivan76
Raquel G, Public Relations Manager at CJ's Great West Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 March 2018

Thank you so much for trying us out! We are happy that you enjoyed your visit and appreciate the feedback on the appetizers.

Reviewed 28 October 2017

I lived in Manchester until 2001 when I moved to Florida. Before I moved this was my favorite spot for happy hour and dinner. With my paybacks card in hand i was able to earn $10 for every 100 that I spent! AWESOME. Now, when...More

Thank Ctinac777
Raquel G, Public Relations Manager at CJ's Great West Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 5 November 2017

We are so happy to hear that you still come and visit whenever you are in Manchvegas! :)

Reviewed 24 October 2017

After a long flight from the 'left coast' Cactus Jack's was a great choice, less than a mile down the road from the Holiday Inn Express. The service was prompt and there were plenty of choices to please everyone. The waitress was kind enough to...More

Thank MStangle
Raquel G, Public Relations Manager at CJ's Great West Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 5 November 2017

Thank you traveler! We hope, if you are in town again, you will come see us! :)

Reviewed 16 October 2017

Went with spouse. Very hungry after day of travel. I don`t like Mexican food , but figured there would be something on the menu for me. Wife like Mexican food. Went with burger- How would you like that cooked? Medium It showed up raw! I...More

Thank Ilerdon M
Nicole B, Guest Relations Manager at CJ's Great West Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2017

Hello IIerdon, I'm sorry to read your review and hear that you had such a poor experience while dining with us. I’m 100% positive that the manager that spoke with you and your wife shared your feedback with the cook and server and will address...More

Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

This is a place I frequent and have written one positive review in years past. I felt like my experience was addressed but not attended to in terms of the staff. That is why I'm writing this as I know someone will be reading it...More

1  Thank Tripking07
Nicole B, Guest Relations Manager at CJ's Great West Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2017

Hello, I’m sorry that you and your guests had such a poor experience with us during this visit. As you know, this certainly is not our standard nor is poor service or poor food quality something we are ok with. I’m glad to hear that...More

Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

I have been going here since I was child. By far my favorite restaurant. They are always amazing and on point. They offer call ahead seating and take out. They never get my food wrong, are super cautious with my tricky food allergies, and the...More

Thank justessjacobson
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 00:30
Monday
11:30 - 00:30
Tuesday
11:30 - 00:30
Wednesday
11:30 - 00:30
Thursday
11:30 - 00:30
Friday
11:30 - 00:30
Saturday
11:30 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 782 S Willow St, Manchester, NH 03103-4018
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +1 603-627-8600
  • E-mail
Description
Following the success of T-BONES, the first Cactus Jack's opened in 1995 in Manchester. In 2007, the Laconia location became New Hampshire's first dual casual dining concept - with both Cactus Jack's and T-BONES - on Lake Winnipesaukee. While it keeps up the tradition of "homemade" dishes, the look and menu at CJ's has its own style. Attentive servers are always ready to serve guests authentic Southwestern, Tex-Mex, Cajun, and barbecue dishes that are unmatched in New Hampshire
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