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Cactus Rose Restaurant

€€ - €€€Latin, Mexican,
5 River Rd, Wilton, CT 06897-4069
+1 203-762-8484
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Overview
  • Excellent24%
  • Very good43%
  • Average13%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“guacamole” (8 reviews)
“beef tacos” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Latin, Mexican, Southwestern, Spanish
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
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LOCATION
5 River Rd, Wilton, CT 06897-4069
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1 - 10 of 84 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I walk in, sit at the bar, and order myself 4 courses: the ceviche, the mussels, the grilled octopus, followed by the tres leches cake. Damn! Keeps me coming back. Delicious chips to snack on and fun, sexy environment. Do yourself a favor and grab...More

Thank NokomisMichelle
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First time to this restaurant. We all had wonderful dinners, appetizers and drinks. Great service, and pleasant patio dining. Recommend the lobster mac and cheese, mushroom risotto and tuna tartare. Will return!

Thank CT_Traveler1515
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Not the usual, run of the mill, Mexican average slop. Great selection of appetizers, and entrees. Made with fresh ingredients and unusual sauces. Love the desserts too. Very nice atmosphere inside and out. Service could have been better, but everyone is so friendly. Can't wait...More

Thank Beluga4162
Reviewed 3 June 2017

There were staff missing from the kitchen the night we were there so hopefully that was the reason for the disappointing food and slow service. Would not recommend this restaurant and won't be back, however.

Thank GerryKStamford_CT
Reviewed 23 May 2017

The food here is good and there is a good selection from which to choose. Nice for families and couples, great for cocktails and apps. Nice patio.

Thank Shawn K
Reviewed 1 May 2017

What a treat - an upscale mexican restaurant in the midst of Wilton. The roasted corn chowder was the best I've had in a long time. Enjoyed the Lobster Quesadia (appetizer) for my main meal and greatly enjoyed it. The Lobster Mac & Cheese would...More

Thank Katherine L
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

This place was welcoming from the get go. This stylish Wilton restaurant has good food and drink. It's pretty multicultural , something one does not expect in this town.

Thank Dean H
Reviewed 23 February 2017

We were three for lunch today. The chips, salsa and guacamole were delicious as were our drinks. The service is excellent. The Quesadilla with chicken and fresh spinach is VERY good and the portions very generous. Their crispy shell beef tacos were a perfect starter.

Thank FlowerShow
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

Really like this place when we work in Wilton...salads are excellent - I had the salmon salad, which was perfect. Right amount of fish with light dressing and fruity salad- guacamole was terrific as was the mushroom risotto. Pretty much everything on the menu is...More

Thank Larry R
Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

Cactus Rose is an amazing romantic place that serves great Margaritas and delicious entrees and appetizers! The salmon with the zucchini risotto and doll sauce was amazing, the salad was dressed perfectly and the calamari was perfectly fried! Can't wait to go back!

Thank Bridgeporter
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Latin, Mexican, Southwestern, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 23:00
Monday
11:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 23:00
Thursday
11:30 - 23:00
Friday
11:30 - 23:00
Saturday
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 River Rd, Wilton, CT 06897-4069
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Wilton
  • Phone Number: +1 203-762-8484
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Description
A fusion of Latin inspired dishes.
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