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Iron Cactus Mexican Grill & Margarita Bar

Iron Cactus Mexican Restaurant, Grill and Margarita Bar

Mexican Restaurant and Bar$$$$
Downtown Austin, Austin
281 Tips and reviews
  • Mexican food
  • margaritas
  • rooftop
  • 6th street
  • cactus juice
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  • Dallas Foodie (.
    Some of the best TexMex in Austin. Get a rooftop table at sunset and order Ahi Tuna Ceviche (comes with amazing chips), lobster tacos (full of lobster sweetness), and a 100% Agave Margarita (strong).
  • Dylan & Mia
    Dylan & MiaMay 28, 2013
    Some very tasty food! We got the lobster tacos and pollo flameado. Both dishes came out perfect! Our waitress Audrey, was awesome! She made us feel welcomed, and had fast accurate service!
  • The Most Interesting Man in the World
    I knew a wrestler by this same name. Sadly, when his special move, “Hug of a Thousand Needles,” proved a little too effective, he was forced to become the markedly less fearsome “Satin Willow.”
  • David S.
    David SequeiraJune 11, 2012
    Stop in for lunch/dinner and some margs! House salsa is awesome! Get the queso to go with it! Chicken/Jalepeno poppers are a must! Wide tequilla selection and great menu options!
  • Nate W.
    Nate WilliamsSeptember 1, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    Amazing delicious foods and drinks! Good size portions and must try the tournedos de tejas or the cornbread crusted pescado. That are by the best dishes that ive had in a while.
    meniscuszine.comAugust 7, 2012
    Whitefish tacos are perfect for hot temps. thanks to a papaya salsa garnish. The restaurant’s chicken fried steak deserves a mention for its size & tasty salty batter. —WC
  • Do512
    Do512February 27, 2012
    May be a wait for dinner if you go on a weekend, but the amazing margaritas will make the wait feel a whole lot shorter :) Check out what's going on during SXSW here at
  • Bruna C.
    Bruna CalheirosJanuary 2, 2015
    Get The Lobster Tacos. They are amazing! Also their sangria is pretty unique with a touch of cinnamon. ;)
  • Germaine W.
    Germaine WilliamsNovember 15, 2015
    Been here 10+ times
    Table side guacamole is great. Cocktails are very tasty. Veggie fajitas with black beans and cilantro rice is a great vegan option. Other beans and rice are not vegetarian.
  • Monika M.
    Monika McMahonMay 17, 2015
    Been here 5+ times
    Perfect rooftop bar to people watch on 6th during SXSW. The queso is a great app to share and the margaritas will keep you cool on a hot day.
  • Brooklyn United
    Brooklyn UnitedMarch 6, 2012
    This Mexican restaurant has a great balcony upstairs, perfect for catching some sun while relaxing and watching 6th Street activity. Guacamole made table side, don't skip it!
  • Jbj P.
    Jbj PattersonAugust 25, 2017
    The best shrimp enchiladas I've ever tasted. The chips and salsa are great with the warm salsa. Fun friendly staff. Clean place and great environment.
    MetroSeeker.comAugust 1, 2011
    If you're into sipping tequila, this is a great place to go. We recommend trying a tequila flight, and if you're feeling adventurous, the pomegranate margarita is to die for.
  • Jessica G.
    Jessica GoldenJuly 22, 2013
    Delicious salsa, amazing margaritas and the perfect rooftop deck for a night out in Austin.
  • Christa C.
    Christa CampbellJune 12, 2014
    This place is wonderful! Free chips and salsa. Have the salmon and fried avacado. Sit on the rooftop.
  • Mark B.
    Mark BSeptember 25, 2016
    Decent Tex-Mex. Loved the fresh guacamole made table side and the margaritas are good. One of the fewer good sized restaurants on 6th and is a chain.
  • Jeffrey J.
    Jeffrey JamesDecember 15, 2017
    Staff are friendly & portions are good. Fajitas were good too. Go if you're hungry. Great spot on 6th.
  • Pedro C.
    Pedro Couto e SantosMarch 22, 2015
    Very good margaritas, nice atmosphere despite the noise, but then again, I was there during SXSW, maybe it's quieter the rest of the year.
  • cj r.
    cj rooneyMarch 11, 2014
    Order the guacamole. A guy comes over with a variety of ingredients and makes the guacamole to your standards the entire time. Excellent and yummy.
  • Brent G.
    Brent GatewoodMarch 18, 2015
    Baja Fish Tacos were good, but the fish pieces were too big. Make them smaller and put in a couple. Not one big one. House Margarita was excellent. Good chips y salsa.
  • Chelsea M.
    Chelsea MichaelSeptember 9, 2011
    Best damn taco salad I've ever had. And it's worth it to get the extra kick in your drink, go for the tequila floater. Your liver won't hate you too much.
  • Social News Network
    Social News NetworkSeptember 29, 2013
    With options like Lobster Tacos and Texas Peach Margaritas accompanied by a misted rooftop 6th Street view, what else do you need in life?
  • Tim M.
    Tim MesserschmidtMarch 20, 2015
    Amazing Mexican food. You've got to try the fresh Guacamole! Liked the lobster tacos, too!
  • VA J.
    VA JonesJanuary 7, 2012
    Happy hour till 7pm includes 1/2 off apps & $3 drink specials (real margaritas w/agave, house cocktails, beers & wine!) John is a fantastic server!
  • SK J.
    SK JDecember 12, 2015
    Can't go wrong with crab fritter nachos and shrimp enchiladas. Flan is awesome.
  • Elizabeth B.
    Elizabeth BaranikMarch 12, 2013
    The lobster tacos have a great blend of flavors! Three of them come in the entree so between chips & this it's enough food!
  • Julia M.
    Julia MontiMarch 11, 2016
    Delicious margs and tortilla soup. The salsa that comes with the table is spicy and delicious. Mix the queso and salsa.
  • Tegan James / M.
    Chicken stuffed Avacado for lunch is delicious and probably one of the best burritos I've had in a long time. Eat your Mexican delights on the roof...
  • Heather B.
    Heather BarrJune 1, 2013
    The asparagus is delightful. Shrimp kabobs and ceviche are great too. Go with the sangria. Rooftop deck w/ Latin music
  • Kate
    KateApril 1, 2012
    Place has good food and a very central location, but with all the other authentic restaurants in Austin, I would consider other Mexican restaurants first
  • Jasmine L.
    Jasmine LeitzelMarch 2, 2014
    Strawberry cactus margarita and ahi tuna ceviche. Amazing. Right in the middle of the busiest block on 6th street. This place kicks ass
  • Dylan & Mia
    Dylan & MiaMay 28, 2013
    Second tip: Sit by the window or upstairs looking over 6th! 6th street is so entertaining to watch!
  • Laura D.
    Laura DickMarch 12, 2013
    Service is awesome even tho its busy! Margaritas are amazing and the food was fantastic!
  • Amanda W.
    Amanda WickMarch 21, 2011
    A) put alcohol in your drinks, b) triple sec is not a valid margarita mixer, c) the cerviche is amazing, d) micheladas shouldn't have BBQ sauce in them, e) super sweet deck.
  • Kelly B.
    Kelly BrileyNovember 19, 2014
    This is the only restaurant I've been to where the gluten free menu is already on the table when you sit down. Kudos!
  • curt
    curtMarch 19, 2014
    do not try to get seated with one missing from your party .. do not try to bring in water - they think it's vodka .. this is a business dyk .. good meatloaf good queso nice patio
  • Cathie R.
    Cathie RochauApril 3, 2012
    Must try tres leche cake for dessert- big enough to share! Ditto on the good hand smashed guacamole, a great start.
  • Sarah B.
    Sarah BaltaMarch 10, 2013
    The freshly made guacamole and mojito with extra mint is a complete combination
  • America D.
    America DeApril 27, 2014
    The guacamole is to die for. You must try it! They make it right before your eyes!
  • Lucille F.
    Lucille FonnesbechMarch 9, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    great frozen marguritas and a fantastic guacamole - try it
  • Shana G.
    Shana GohelDecember 30, 2012
    Try the Absolut Bellini Martini for a peachy twist on a martini or the El Pepino for a spicy kick.
  • Rae G.
    Rae GrossMarch 16, 2012
    Get the table side gaucomole, it is truly the best when fresh. This place is an island of sanity at SXSW
  • Eric A.
    Eric AndersenFebruary 20, 2013
    Both house-made salsas are fresh and delicious!
  • Ray H.
    Ray HartjenSeptember 12, 2015
    Pricey, but probably worth it. Grilled fish tacos are good, but with fries? Tamale pops - yes!
  • Ran "Yodo Aw-som" @.
    You have to try the spicy, cucumber's crazy good. Yea sounds weird, but thank me later lol
  • Cathie R.
    Cathie RochauApril 3, 2012
    Must try the tres leche cake for dessert- big enough to share. Also excellent hand smashed guacamole!
  • Jabril F.
    Jabril FarajMarch 19, 2012
    Table side guac is the bomb. Also had some extraordinary ceviche. If possible, sit on the balcony.
  • Alice H.
    Alice HuMarch 20, 2015
    Everything is good, but those nachos with steak... 😍
  • D I.
    D I-heartJuly 6, 2014
    For Sunday Brunch it's $15 the waitress lied to me & told me that the bottomless mimosa was included it's an additional $7 salty ass bacon too many other good restaurants in Austin to eat here again
  • Jenny Jem G.
    Jenny Jem GeorgeMarch 20, 2010
    Cactus Juice's are the bomb. It's worth the extra 50 cents for the "straw"berry flavor, but any are great! Margaritas with Everclear! Who could ask for anything more. Read more
  • Ramzi A.
    Ramzi AbdochMarch 3, 2016
    Cheese enchiladas, pollo verde, and table side Guac. Get the guac
  • Ashlynn O.
    Ashlynn OwenFebruary 28, 2014
    Margaritas are not GREAT. But $3 at happy hour so go for it!
    ILiveInDallas.comMarch 23, 2012
    Try their brunch on Sundays. They have a good all-you-can-drink mimosa and Mexican buffet.
  • Maddie
    MaddieAugust 12, 2015
    Great brunch deal but really slow service. Go for bottomless mimosas on Sunday (obviously).
  • Alexa (@ladylexy) A.
    Try the Lobster Tacos - I think these are "lobster" tacos but still comfort food good.
  • Willo S.
    Willo SanaMarch 12, 2011
    Been here 10+ times
    Victor is the best!! Seriously amazing waiter & people person. I want to hire him. This kid will go far.
  • KMP Blog
    KMP BlogApril 1, 2011
    Their chicken quesadillas are pretty tasty. Also get a frozen margarita, they are well known for it. :)
  • Jessica W.
    Jessica WellsMarch 16, 2012
    Ask for Bernal's "Lights Out" if you like long islands & sweet. Tastes like a hard peach/lemonade drink w a serious punch!
  • Aksel Q.
    Aksel Quintus-BoszJuly 23, 2017
    Tableside guac was yummy. The three chile pork was also delicious!
  • Daniel L.
    Daniel LatorreFebruary 29, 2012
    Lunching? Get the uniquely local chicken stuffed deep fried whole avocado, and a margarita.
  • Chris J.
    Chris JNovember 25, 2014
    It's not too busy on weekdays. Good place to eat some chips and drink while passing the time.
  • Brittany M.
    Brittany MondorAugust 5, 2013
    Bring your own to-go boxes. They charge a 7% rate for them. Not worth it. Also, they only give military discounts if you are in uniform. Sucky policies but great food!
  • Oliver B.
    Oliver BouchardMarch 19, 2017
    Central location on 6th St., nice outdoor seating in second floor
  • Eric A.
    Eric AndersenFebruary 20, 2013
    Table side guacamole FTW! And optional jalapeño!
  • CodeNameMax S.
    CodeNameMax ShelliMarch 7, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    It awesome you know it. Get the guacamole and the award winning margarita!!! Boomshakalaka
  • Andrea B.
    Andrea BarrezuetaMay 10, 2015
    Avoid the queso compuesto. It's literally melted velveeta cheese. Gave me a tummy ache all day!
  • Cheri 🍓 B.
    Cheri 🍓 BerryMarch 10, 2013
    The lobster taco appetizer is melt-in-your-mouth delicious.
  • Caffery P.
    Caffery PennJuly 16, 2015
    Solid tequila bar. They have a decent Sunday brunch for cheap too
  • Sarah B.
    Sarah BakerApril 12, 2011
    Ask your server if they'll add orange when they make your tableside guacamole - you won't be disappointed.
  • Jessica Lynn S.
    Jessica Lynn ShullMarch 12, 2012
    Tableside Guac is amazing! But the service blows. Get a beer and Guac and go :-)
  • Michelle B.
    Michelle BurnettApril 19, 2013
    Guacamole salad is the best! I get it chunky with no jalapeños
  • Tracy
    TracyMarch 6, 2011
    Great Sunday brunch with bottomless mimosas. Gluten-free and vegetarian menus available too
  • Rebecca A.
    Rebecca ArnoldJune 4, 2012
    The lobster tacos is horrible!!! But mexican martinis and bloody Mary's are a must!!
  • Sahana U.
    Sahana UMay 26, 2013
    The vegetarian enchiladas are literally the best I've ever had.
  • Jamie L.
    Jamie LocklinOctober 10, 2014
    Best margaritas in Austin. Great good and table side guacamole.
  • Catherine M.
    Catherine MorrisMarch 15, 2012
    While you are here check out to find out what other awesome food/drink spots there are nearby!
  • Heather R.
    Heather RobtoyFebruary 24, 2012
    Best steak enchiladas I've EVER had! Salsa is also very good!
  • Erik S.
    Erik SmithDecember 5, 2013
    Don't leave there without trying the cucumber jalapeno margaritas.
  • Lisa H.
    Lisa HmJune 25, 2010
    Been here 5+ times
    Fantastic food and service. Try the fajitas. Next time going to try the lobster tacos. Cold salsa better than the warm.
  • Kel K.
    Kel KellyMay 12, 2011
    Try the Perfecto Margarita but tell them to add muddled mint. It will change your life.
  • Trae F.
    Trae FFebruary 15, 2016
    Sit out on the upstairs patio and listen to the music from the place across the street
  • Shawn C.
    Shawn ChengMarch 9, 2013
    Only get Albert as a waiter. He and his mustache are the bomb.
  • Joseph V.
    Joseph VasquezMay 28, 2012
    Try the Blood Orange Margarita - Avion Tequila with Cointreau and blood orange juice--Refreshing defined @iron_cactus!
  • Leah J.
    Leah JohnsonNovember 20, 2011
    Thursday night $2 lights out. Be friendly to sean the bouncer, he's just flat out awesome!
  • Mark T.
    Mark TewartFebruary 26, 2016
    Excellent food, nice patio. Love their salsa
  • KMP Blog
    KMP BlogMarch 12, 2011
    Their chicken quesadilla is pretty good. They are also famous for their frozen margaritas! Enjoy!
  • Craig E.
    Craig ElimeliahAugust 6, 2014
    Been here 5+ times
    Favorite recovery spot in Austin
  • Jennifer Y.
    Jennifer YuJuly 8, 2010
    Great service for such a large party, but disappointed with the chili con queso and yucatan fish tacos despite good reviews
  • Matt T.
    Matt TolleyJanuary 30, 2010
    Ask for Alex. She will help you out with whatever drink suits your occasion. If you're in college... A lights out & a Dos will do.
  • Nicole H.
    Nicole HeringMarch 10, 2012
    Tequila on tap and all the texmex menu options a girl can dream of!
  • Jesse J.
    Jesse JamesMarch 29, 2012
    Try the lobster tacos, the portion aren't big but it tastes good
  • 高手놀리밑™
    高手놀리밑™March 11, 2013
    Non-US ppl: portion wise Appetizers are probably good enough if you aren't hungry
  • Roger W.
    Roger WillisNovember 21, 2014
    Awesome all you can eat brunch. Consider it a challenge.
  • Justin P.
    Justin ParteeMarch 28, 2012
    Stuffed Avocado (lunch menu only) is AMAZING!!
  • Dianey S.
    Dianey SandovalMarch 2, 2015
    Great food! The carne guisada was great...
  • Lovisa W.
    Lovisa WilliamsMarch 10, 2011
    Love the rooftop deck & of course the margaritas. Try the La Muerte
  • Clay D.
    Clay DealSeptember 24, 2012
    Been here 25+ times
    Get the table by the window for some of the best people watching in the city. Seriously.
  • Rachel C.
    Rachel CohenMarch 13, 2012
    Queso was awesome and the tacos were a lot bigger than I thought they would be.
  • Thomas E.
    Thomas EdwardsMarch 13, 2011
    A featured How About We date idea, although it can be a long wait, it's worth hanging out on the patio.
  • MissADS1981 @.
    MissADS1981 @missads1981September 3, 2012
    Table guac is good. Margaritas were melted by time they got to the table. Small margaritas for the price though :/
  • April M.
    April MusgroveJuly 11, 2011
    Been here 25+ times
    And the lobster tacos--by FAR the best dish on the menu! 1/2 price during happy hour!
  • BetterWorks @.
    BetterWorks @SXSWMarch 9, 2012
    Look for the @BetterWorks team here on friday between 10a and 4p and get yourself a #SXSW PerksPass!
  • Kasie Lynn C.
    Kasie Lynn ClouserSeptember 20, 2011
    the travis burger is definitely worth double-fisting with elbows on the table.
  • Cookie S.
    Warm or Cold salsa? It’s hard to call it but both are served with chips and both are yummy.
  • Oz L.
    Oz LublingMarch 12, 2010
    great place for a drink. Check out the roof terrace and have a la muerte margarita with pomegranate juice.
  • Keith F.
    Eat on the roof top its a nice view. Food is awesome here!
  • Adobe SXSW
    Adobe SXSWMarch 8, 2010
    Been here 5+ times
    Stellar selection of over 80 Tequilas as well as an upstairs balcony to check out all of the 6th street shenanigans. Read more
  • Dave Y.
    Dave YetiAugust 10, 2014
    If you're here for Mexican Martinis, save your money. They are not well balanced, too acidic. Try Trudy's, their original is far better.
  • Zachary R.
    Zachary Reiss-DavisSeptember 11, 2012
    Outstanding margaritas and outdoor patio seating, mediocre tex-mex food.
  • Tammy G.
    Tammy GordonMarch 10, 2011
    Rule: Eat on the roof. (Not a rule, but a good idea: Order the grilled shrimp tacos.)
  • Nick M.
    Nick MyersOctober 15, 2010
    Been here 10+ times
    Great food and drinks. They are in a perfect location to start the night.
  • Tiffany S.
    Tiffany SteppJanuary 22, 2012
    Try the Steak And Potatoes And Asparagus - Absolutely Delish.
  • Your Austin Weekend
    Your Austin WeekendMarch 9, 2016
    Great for a sunny lunch during sxsw!
  • Alexander A.
    Alexander AcostaJanuary 25, 2012
    Been here 25+ times
    Gran Centenario and Cointreu on the rocks no salt from Jesse or Meredith. 100% win
  • Dot A.
    Dot AmmonsOctober 5, 2014
    GREAT Sunday brunch and reasonably priced!
  • Ricardo M.
    Ricardo MarchesiniOctober 3, 2015
    Great hamburguers!
  • Morris C.
    Morris CeseñaFebruary 2, 2014
    Very disappointed with this place. Managers treated us bad, food it's not even good as it used to be. But everything else was awful. Not coming back ever, and would not recommend this place at all.
  • Camille F.
    Camille FournierMay 17, 2016
    Great margaritas, guacamole, fajitas. Great service too.
  • Dylan B.
    Dylan BoydMarch 22, 2015
    The tacos and chips are the best.
  • Stanton V.
    Stanton ValentinoApril 3, 2010
    The chicken sandwich is amazing. Its also way larger than you might expect. Enjoy this place!
  • Alex G.
    Alex GloverApril 12, 2015
    Bland, overpriced food, some of it was cold and other parts were rubbery and overcooked. The drinks promised to be strong, but did not deliver. Only real positive was the pleasant, attentive staff.
  • Andy L.
    Andy LinMay 3, 2013
    Burrito Carlito with steak. Muy excellente!
  • Amanda B.
    Amanda BurkettNovember 28, 2014
    Fajitas are the bomb!
  • Catie O.
    Catie OrmsbyJune 26, 2010
    The lobster tacos (look in the appetizer section of the menu) are AMAZING!!
  • Julie H.
    Julie H.C.October 14, 2013
    Lobster tacos, Texas peach, table side guac
  • Robert B.
    Robert BartonJuly 23, 2011
    Amazing food! The spinach artichoke dip is unbelievable
  • Jenny M.
    Jenny MackintoshMarch 11, 2011
    The sauce on the pollo relleno is liquid crack. Delicious.
  • Dino T.
    Dino TalicMarch 12, 2012
    Contrary to popular belief on foursquare, the guacamole really isn't all that great.
  • Jonathan B.
    Jonathan BrownfieldMarch 9, 2013
    Steak nachos are amazing
  • Social N.
    Social News NetworkNovember 19, 2012
    Make sure to have your complete party with you because they won't seat you if everyone is not there!
  • Paul C.
    Paul CanterburyMarch 19, 2015
    Been here 5+ times
    Great food and a fantastic tequila menu!
  • Rachel G.
    Rachel GuidryJune 21, 2015
    Delicious! Good view from the rooftop!
  • Adrian B.
    Adrian BaconFebruary 11, 2012
    The 3rd floor patio is awesome on a beautiful day.
  • Alex P.
    Alex PolianskaiaJanuary 5, 2014
    Drinks are cheap and strong. Very strong.
  • Elisa
    ElisaJanuary 5, 2010
    Grab a table on the rooftop, enjoy an Austin sunset with a nice, large Cactus Juice!
  • Richard H.
    Richard HarrisJune 12, 2013
    Sadly disappointed in the guac. Its not bad just not something to rage about IMO. Then again I'm from California and think InNOut Burger is overrated.
  • Jason C.
    Jason CApril 23, 2012
    Rooftop can't be beat for historic 6th Street
  • April B.
    April BennettJune 12, 2011
    Been here 5+ times
    Breakfast buffet comes with bottomless mimosas on Sunday's!
  • Jenn K.
    Jenn KJune 2, 2012
    The chicken enchiladas are amazing!
  • Joseph H.
    Joseph HolguinMay 14, 2014
    Get the refried pinto beans.
  • Brianna W.
    Brianna WalkerMarch 11, 2013
    Best baja fish tacos on the planet!
  • Fidel
    FidelMarch 17, 2013
    Come for happy hour. Half price appetizers!
  • Arié M.
    Arié MoyalMarch 11, 2011
    Freaking awesome service Cactus Room is great for events :)
  • Tony B.
    Tony BlankAugust 7, 2014
    Guac guac guac guac tequila
  • Melissa M.
    Melissa McDowellMay 29, 2011
    What's great is when you walk in, two hours before closing, and they're totally dismissive.
  • Grace Y.
    Grace YoungerMarch 1, 2013
    Get the Cactus Juice. My tongue is numb.
  • Jason P.
    Jason PutortiMarch 14, 2014
    I just ordered a "top shelf" margarita for $6. San Francisco this is not!
  • April M.
    April MusgroveJuly 11, 2011
    Been here 25+ times
    Cactus Juice. Cactus Juice is a MUST here!
  • Nicole S.
    Nicole SilverMarch 14, 2013
    get the lobster tacos. looked awesome!
  • Ashley T.
    Ashley ThreadinghamFebruary 22, 2013
    Best Guacamole I've ever had!
  • Darrell C.
    Darrell CouchFebruary 3, 2011
    Great Happy Hour with 1/2 price appetizers and $3 beers
  • Eric A.
    Eric AndersenFebruary 20, 2013
    Have a Margarita of course!
  • Joe W.
    Joe WhitmarshMarch 17, 2010
    My favorite Tex-Mex. Can't go wrong with the fajitas or quesadillas.
  • Matt W.
    Matt WeldonMarch 15, 2010
    Excellent chile con queso for 6 bucks! And Jagermeiser on tap! (I know, winning combination right?)
  • MeeHee
    MeeHeeJanuary 1, 2014
    Get the guacamole
  • Gregory G.
    Gregory GoodinApril 6, 2011
    Great food and drinks. Generous portions!
  • Alex G.
    Alex GrunsteinMarch 19, 2011
    Been here 5+ times
    The goat cheese quesadilla + chicken= the bomb diggity
  • Char G.
    Char GenevierMarch 8, 2012
    Tell the waitress you're here for SXSW, get half off a Southern Punch.
  • Ricardo M.
    Ricardo MarchesiniSeptember 28, 2014
    Beef fajitas
  • Patrick M.
    Patrick MadiganMarch 27, 2014
    Not amazing service. Also awkward seating if not at the bar.
  • Priya S.
    Priya Shivangi KurupJanuary 5, 2012
    Eat on the roof and overlook 6th street.
  • JC K.
    JC KyzerSeptember 26, 2010
    Try the coranado steak enchiladas! They are amazing!
  • marjolijn k.
    marjolijn kamphuisMarch 10, 2011
    Been here 10+ times
    Having some of the delicious tablemade guacemole? Check your food in on!
  • Johann P.
    Johann PorischApril 30, 2012
    Great Blueberry and Rosemary Margs
  • Kim S.
    Kim StearnsMarch 10, 2011
    Guacamole. Table side. Do it.
  • Abbey K.
    Abbey KeckMarch 12, 2013
    Don't miss the guacamole.
  • Linda B.
    Linda BaoMarch 8, 2012
    loved the 100% el agave margarita!
  • Lee H.
    Lee HoffmanMarch 10, 2012
    Chicken relleno is awesome
  • Crystal S.
    Crystal SMay 28, 2011
    Been here 5+ times
    Try the crispy chicken flautas! very tasty!
  • Russell
    RussellFebruary 12, 2011
    great discount if you work on 6th Street
  • Lindsay S.
    Lindsay SaundersSeptember 21, 2013
    Best table side guacamole ever!!
  • Jeffrey M.
    Jeffrey McKnightOctober 10, 2010
    $4.95 bottomless mimosas at brunch! Is there even a question on whether to order one or not?!
  • Patrick V.
    Patrick VierzbaJune 18, 2011
    The chicken enchiladas are Groin-Grabbingly Transcendent.
  • Colin
    ColinFebruary 18, 2015
    Mexican food is nothing special but located right on Sixth Street.
  • Tyler H.
    Tyler HayesMarch 11, 2010
    Quesadilla is overcooked and underfilled. Their signature Palermo drink is at least decent, though a margharita might be a better bet.
  • Matt L.
    Matt LuchtJanuary 2, 2015
    Been here 5+ times
    Shrimp tacos.
  • Moe D.
    Moe DexlerDecember 4, 2014
    Best Mexican food around these here parts.
  • John C.
    John C.March 5, 2012
    They make guacamole at the table.
  • Abby S.
    Abby SmithAugust 16, 2015
    Cabo chicken sandwich was awesome!
  • Mercedes C.
    Mercedes CasNovember 29, 2014
    Here with daughter her hubby ,grandson me and my Kenny
  • Jeffrey A.
    Jeffrey AJuly 14, 2013
    AMAZING fresh guacamole!!
  • Vickie C.
    Vickie CarrAugust 29, 2011
    Mexican martini and a patio overlooking 6th Street, does it get any better?!?
  • Johnathan H.
    Johnathan HaynesMarch 10, 2012
    Nachos.. No questions.. Just do it
  • Matthew G.
    Matthew GapinskiFebruary 28, 2012
    Shrimp enchiladas are AMAZING!!!!
  • Roy G.
    Roy GruiaMarch 11, 2011
    Gotta get the lobster tacos - unreal!
  • Meera P.
    Meera PankhaniaMarch 16, 2013
    Lots of vegetarian options available.
  • Sean R.
    Sean RosarioJanuary 13, 2016
    Food was really good, HOWEVER, drinks were SUB STANDARD. Martinis were not filled to the rim like martinis are supposed to. My group ordered 4 chocolate martinis and the they had a shots worth of liqu
  • Chantele H.
    Chantele HawkinsSeptember 7, 2011
    Been here 10+ times
    Chicken balls are the!!!
  • Diego V.
    Diego ValerioJanuary 2, 2014
    Gluten Free Menu, Exc !
  • @iamkhayyam
    @iamkhayyamMarch 11, 2011
    Guacamole!!! Not to be missed! +1
  • Irvin B.
    Irvin BursiagaJuly 20, 2011
    For the love of god. DO NOT THE PEPPINO DRINK!
  • Brett S.
    Brett SchulteMarch 12, 2012
    Can't get a table for drinks... must have a meal. Pass.
  • Lianne
    LianneApril 21, 2013
    The guacamole was awesome but my entree sucked.
  • Chelsea G.
    Chelsea GillespieAugust 31, 2011
    Get the coco original margarita. Delicious
  • D I.
    D I-heartJuly 6, 2014
    Here is another tip the manager is an asshole if you have a complaint don't bother speaking with him first & last time here!
  • Tammy G.
    Tammy GordonMay 27, 2010
    Shrimp taco & margarita on the roof#ftw Wish mgmt would open wifi.
  • Ashley M.
    Ashley MooneyMarch 9, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    Guacamole suitable for a king
  • I Realty C.
    I Realty ConnectMay 1, 2013
    relaxed and easygoing
  • Erick G.
    Erick GarciaMarch 24, 2013
    Those bottomless mimosas tho
  • Caroline M.
    Caroline McCarthyMarch 17, 2009
    Been here 10+ times
    For lunch, the buffet-style restaurant upstairs will get you food faster, but the restaurant-style downstairs is better. Try the fish tacos.
  • Annie T.
    Annie TobeyFebruary 18, 2017
    Tasty food, friendly service but slow
  • Mike A.
    Mike AllenDecember 1, 2012
    My chicken sandwich was so-so. The bartender was so-so, but I still had a good time.
  • Colm B.
    Colm BrittonMarch 14, 2013
    Lobster tacos = wow
  • Trevor M.
    Trevor McIntyreJanuary 28, 2012
    Get the El and spicy.
  • Rachel M.
    Rachel MercerMarch 12, 2011
    Definitely give the queso a shot.
  • Andre C.
    Andre ClemonsAugust 18, 2011
    Get a Mexican Martini with Milagro Taquilla. Fantastic.
  • Leslie F.
    Leslie FishlockMarch 12, 2011
    Tableside guacamole. Do it!!!!
  • Emily C.
    Emily ClarkMay 26, 2012
    El Pepino is so good!
  • Jonathan H.
    Jonathan HerodFebruary 23, 2013
    Get the Z Best Express!
  • Jenn D.
    Jenn DavisAugust 24, 2009
    Sunday brunch is a great deal. Get a bottomless mimosa for $5.
  • Amin M.
    Amin MMay 12, 2012
    Ojan best was here!!!
  • Donald R.
    Donald RouseMarch 17, 2010
    The Teo's tacos, with steak, are amazing.
  • Ivan C.
    Ivan ChavezJuly 8, 2010
    Lobster Tacos on Happy Hour. Trust Me.
  • Theresa F.
    Theresa FarmerApril 28, 2010
    Rooftop at sunset. Lobster tacos on their way. Perfect...
  • Mac
    MacMarch 11, 2012
    Try the Beer!
  • Jeff K.
    Jeff KirkSeptember 30, 2011
    Try an Avion Tequila on tap
  • Dustin S.
    Dustin SchererMarch 13, 2012
    Kitchen closes at 10:30. Plan accordingly. #justmadeit
  • Lauren M.
    Lauren MoMarch 10, 2013
    Get the guacamole...
  • Laura Q.
    Laura QuinnMarch 17, 2012
    Get the cactus juice!!
  • jennifer s.
    jennifer stiverAugust 9, 2010
    Order the tableside gaucamole. Yummy!
  • Dave C.
    Dave ChenellMarch 12, 2012
    Pollo Relleno, erry time.
  • Felix W.
    Felix WMarch 11, 2011
    Great service, tasty food.
  • Jenna L.
    Jenna LewisAugust 22, 2011
    Tuna ceviche mmmmmmm! Read more
  • Mykole H.
    Mykole HdzMarch 3, 2012
    Southern Punch is Delish!!!!
  • Jonathan O.
    Jonathan OsmanSeptember 21, 2011
    Asked for my burger medium rare and it came out Well Done. No sweet tea, no mas
  • Katie G.
    Katie GrooverSeptember 14, 2011
    pop rock martini!
  • Duy H.
    Duy HuynhMarch 6, 2012
    Tip on Lobster Tacos: "Lobstastico!". Read more
  • Sarah Jayne A.
    Sarah Jayne AndersonDecember 4, 2011
    Try the lobster tacos.
  • Tanya B.
    Tanya BarrowMarch 12, 2015
  • Ashley R.
    Ashley RudolphMarch 14, 2015
  • Matthew J.
    Try the Shiner Bock!
  • Victoria D.
    Victoria DaughtreyJanuary 5, 2012
    Stuffed Avocado!!
  • Charles E.
    Charles EdgeMarch 11, 2012
    Tequila, SXSW style!
  • Paul M.
    Paul McNealMarch 15, 2011
    Best server in town: Victor!
  • Saša Š.
    Saša ŠarunićMarch 11, 2012
    Waitresses with long legs and short skirts.
  • Lisa G.
    Lisa GriggsSeptember 20, 2011
    Great food and service!!
  • Edward H.
    Edward HoletsMarch 15, 2010
    Try a tequila flight. They are very well paired.
  • Ashleigh N.
    Ashleigh Nankivell RaizesNovember 10, 2010
    !00% agave Margaritas rock!
  • Ingo D.
    Ingo DBMarch 16, 2012
    Thanks for the free wifi
  • Arul V.
    Arul VelanMarch 14, 2011
    Brunch blew out expectations!
  • Wayne P.
    Wayne PrangnellApril 21, 2011
    Good food, good service.
  • Cindy L.
    Cindy LaBlancMarch 13, 2010
    I just had the Yucatan fish tacos. Excellent
  • Mary Ellen V.
    Mary Ellen VanakenSeptember 20, 2011
    Great margaritas!!!
  • Luis R.
    Luis RodriguezMay 16, 2010
    The rooftop is a must!
  • Jaycee D.
    Jaycee DormanSeptember 16, 2012
    Eat on the patio
  • Libby B.
    Libby BrennanNovember 6, 2011
    As declared before... There is no business to be had on sixth street. Wreaks of piss and vomit. A stale food angry waitresses.
  • Mauro A.
    Mauro AlencarMarch 19, 2010
    Lunch on the rooftop deck on a sunny day!
  • Chuq Y.
    Chuq YangMarch 26, 2011
    The margaritas are boss!
  • Arthur C.
    Arthur CarmichaelNovember 7, 2011
    Table-side guac!
  • Susy S.
    Susy StoneSeptember 8, 2012
    Been here 5+ times
    Please, please. Do not order the fajita nachos. They suck!!!
  • Gadling
    GadlingApril 30, 2010
    Great deck. Better margaritas. -mb
  • Diane M.
    Diane MMay 22, 2011
    Tequila flights!
  • Don T.
    Don ThorpMarch 12, 2010
    Ask the hostess for the WiFi password.
  • Timothy S.
    Timothy ShawJanuary 17, 2012
    Been here 5+ times
    free toilet paper
  • Michael K.
    Michael KrausMay 9, 2010
    Great fajitas at the buffet
  • Tim S.
    Tim SchigelMarch 15, 2010
    Lobster Tacos are the BEST
  • Lindsay R.
    Lindsay RongaMarch 14, 2010
    Get the Baja fish tacos !!
  • Dov
    DovApril 26, 2010
    Steak and shrimp fajitas. Get involved.
  • Laura F.
    Laura FeluxMarch 5, 2011
    Don't get the Mexican Martini. Very disappointing. More like a glass of tart juice.
  • Cecilia C.
    Cecilia CatiraApril 20, 2017
    Poor service... Expensive cocktails in ugly glasses ... Disappointed
  • Chris B.
    Chris BJuly 15, 2011
    Skip this one. Food ok. Service bad. Over 100 tequilas to choose from though.
  • Mari S.
    Mari SokolowskiOctober 29, 2011
    Not many vegan options...
  • Hannah A.
    Hannah AllenJuly 16, 2012
    Food is not impressive... if you're looking for good mexican, don't eat here...
  • Andrew G.
    Andrew GuytonAugust 12, 2012
    Don't bother with the Anejo Old Fashioned, they don't know how to make it and it's overpriced.
  • Chris P.
    Chris PruittMarch 24, 2010
    Have a Cactus Juice. Or two. Read more
  • Samuel B.
    Samuel BohonOctober 5, 2013
    Horrible margaritas
  • Bradley D.
    Bradley DickasonSeptember 17, 2009
    the crispy shrimp tacos are a little too sweet. avoid!
  • elizabeth G.
    elizabeth GeorgescuMarch 19, 2010
  • Josh W.
    Josh WilliamsMarch 13, 2009
    Order the table side guacamole. Yummay!
  • Jared K.
    Jared KlettMarch 13, 2009
    Eat breakfast at the Iron Cactus and see what all the fuss is about.
  • Minesh P.
    Minesh PatelMay 5, 2012
    Service sucks in this place...
  • Jamie Dubs W.
    Jamie Dubs WilkinsonMarch 13, 2009
    get some awesome breakfast
  • Nicholas Anthony M.
    Nicholas Anthony M.October 10, 2010
    Service is horrible. Pass
  • Lisa H.
    Lisa Hernandez BarrySeptember 24, 2011
    Horrible service
  • Jacob M.
    Jacob MullinsMarch 15, 2009
    Been here 5+ times
    eat texmex
  • Kuan Y.
    Kuan YongMarch 15, 2010
    Awful chicken fajitas. Avoid at all cost.
  • Andres N.
    Andres NovoaNovember 4, 2015
    Delicious tres leches!
  • Carlos C.
    Carlos CorreiaMarch 13, 2013
    restaurante completo!!
  • Nanitaw L.
    Nanitaw Lil' TitaNovember 8, 2015
    Burrito carlito
  • Allesucces_K-SHI L.
  • Jarmo L.
    Jarmo LaaksoMarch 8, 2014
    Love you Juha ! ;)
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