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Crooked Cactus at the Saleyards Hotel - CLOSED

Gladstone Road, Rockhampton, Queensland 4700, Australia
+61 7 4922 1822
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good47%
  • Average14%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
26 Jun 2015
“Crooked Cactus”
16 Mar 2015
“Below par”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Mexican, Pub
$$ - $$$
Gladstone Road, Rockhampton, Queensland 4700, Australia
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Reviewed 27 June 2015

Had a few meals there, always good. A nice quite spot in a busy area. Meals are good and a beer or two if so inclined.

Thank Irene K
Reviewed 17 March 2015

I've been here 3 times and I'm not impressed. Best Mexican on town is a misnomer as it's the only Mexican restaurant in town. If I want Mexican I'll drive to Brisbane to enjoy it, was disappointed with the Crooked Cactus.

1  Thank TonyTanz
Reviewed 17 March 2015

Often go here with my girlfriends, just to get out of the house and away from work Usually go on a Friday night.

Thank Wendy H
Reviewed 17 November 2014

Love it here - great service, atmosphere and value for money! The only thing keeping me from rating 5 stars is the location - later at night some dodgy characters can hang around.

Thank Caitlin C
Reviewed 12 November 2014

I really love the Mexican food here but the service is slow and the drinks are expensive.. It is great for a party or celebration...they do that well.

Thank Vikki B
Reviewed 20 October 2014

We tried the Crooked Cactus for the first time last night and thoroughly enjoyed the meal. Service was prompt and polite. Sunday night must have been Family night because the majority of clients were families. This wasn't an issue though just an observation. Prices for...More

Thank Tedistravelling
Reviewed 4 October 2014

if it was not for the Margaritas I would not bother. Also, unfortunately, it's the only Mexican in town. Over priced mediocre food; sour faced uppity waitstaff; awful acoustics so you can hear every guffaw of other guests at triple volume. So like every other...More

Reviewed 1 October 2014

Amazing meals! They are huge so definately don't go full :-) if you love Mexican it's the place to go.... Enjoy

Thank Bek1925
Reviewed 2 September 2014

Have dined at the crooked cactus a number of times and we are never disappointed. Ideal for that quick dinner or for a birthday celebration. The kids love the large sombreros that they are given to wear when it is there birthday..

Thank Jenpen76
Reviewed 2 September 2014

From the outside this restaurant looks like a bit of a dive but once you walk through the door it is wonderful. We regularly visit this restaurant and the food is always great. The marguerita menu is extensive. Make sure you book a table though...More

Thank Kathy W
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$7 - US$26
Mexican, Pub
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gladstone Road, Rockhampton, Queensland 4700, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Rockhampton
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4922 1822
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