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The Blue Cactus Cantina

€€ - €€€Mexican, American,
2805 Old Fort Pkwy, Murfreesboro, TN 37128-5115
+1 615-962-7220
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“boudin” (13 reviews)
“fondue” (6 reviews)
“salmon tacos” (5 reviews)
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Mexican, American, Southwestern, Bar, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
2805 Old Fort Pkwy, Murfreesboro, TN 37128-5115
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Reviewed 17 June 2017

We dined later on a Thursday night. The server started off by rambling a list of things they DIDN'T have. Never told us about the special. No an encouraging start. We were able to order a couple of better beers. DH had the "stuffed" chicken....More

Thank Tracy61356
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

We stopped here for lunch at our 5 yr old's request. Service was excellent. Our son ordered the kid's mac and cheese; we were impressed to see that it was real, beautifully done mac and cheese - not just box stuff thrown together for a...More

Thank Malinda U
Reviewed 8 June 2017

So a friend told me about the boudin burger and said it was awesome. So a couple of weeks later I tried it out, it was awesome. it had craw fish on it, and a couple other things, i don't really remember all that was...More

Thank sam s
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Food was okay, service was subpar. Our server was young and may be new. He knew nothing about the menu items when I asked about different entrées. He actually brought our kids' food out 10 minutes before our food. Turns out, he accidentally gave our...More

Thank DanyaPa
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Came here for dinner with friends after reading good reviews. Everything we ordered was very good, flavorful and nicely presented. We had fish tacos, a burger, and Boursin stuffed chicken. Nice beer selection. Excellent service, friendly and efficient. Atmosphere is casual but fine. Very affordable...More

Thank DoubleD_phx
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

This restaurant was recommended to us by our Airbnb host. My husband had the goat cheese shrimp pasta. He raved about it. I chose the burger and it was one of the best I've had in a long time. It came with three types of...More

Thank Jacqueline D
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Great food and even better service. Night could not have been better. Be sure to stop by when in Murfreesboro.

Thank James R
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Found this place after a quick check on TripAdvisor and so glad we did. Absolutely love the diverse menu! We started with the salsa and a cup of gumbo. The salsa was perfect and the gumbo was excellent, with just the right amount of heat....More

Thank wanderlust821
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Stopped here for dinner with a group while on business in the area. The menu was interesting and had a lot of variety - not quite what I was expecting, but in a good way. The food was fine and I liked the casual environment.

Thank Tom H
Reviewed 9 April 2017

We had the pleasure of having lunch at the Blue Cactus this afternoon and were extremely pleased with the experience. The wait staff was attentive and knowledgeable and the food was excellent. Would highly recommend this for a casual lunch or dinner if you are...More

Thank Sheryl B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$17
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2805 Old Fort Pkwy, Murfreesboro, TN 37128-5115
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Murfreesboro
  • Phone Number: +1 615-962-7220
Blue Cactus Cantina is a fusion of southwest and cajun creole cuisines.
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