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Iron Cactus Mexican Grill & Margarita Bar

#570 of 3,095 Restaurants in Austin}
$$ - $$$Mexican, ,
10001 Stonelake Boulevard, Austin, TX 78759
+1 512-794-8778
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good46%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“brunch” (15 reviews)
“fajitas” (10 reviews)
“pollo relleno” (3 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Bar, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
10001 Stonelake Boulevard, Austin, TX 78759
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The waiter was concerned about my food allergies so he sent the manager over to help create a salad I could eat. They let me tell them what I could eat. The shrimp was large and grilled well. I don't like soft, gooey shrimp so...More

Thank RamblinRancher66
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Beautiful atmosphere! Great staff- the manager I believe Farid was his name took great care of us. The food was delicious. The mahi mahi dish was full of flavor, in every spoonful of paella there was seafood, and the margaritas were delicious- try the peach...More

Thank Diana M
Reviewed 6 September 2017

My wife and I went to the Iron Cactus North Austin for lunch and ordered off the lunch menu. We requested chips and salsa, which were extremely slow to arrive. Approximately 45 minutes after ordering, the waitress came to the table and said one of...More

Thank johnterri2017
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

We all had some version of fajita for dinner. The food was flavorful, and plentiful. Olivia our server was helpful and on top of things. The recommended margaritas were unusual, spicy and enjoyable.

Thank Alan_Forrester1170
Reviewed 5 August 2017

Went to the Iron Cactus for a family celebration. It was the best meal out that I have had I a long time. The upscale Mexican food was terrific and the service was fantastic. Our orders were taken within 5 minutes of being seated, and...More

Thank Guy M
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

Pollo Relleno is amazing! (Pic below) Stuffed with yumminess and cooked to tender perfection! What a lunch feast! My brisket quesadilla was phenomenal and more than enough for a lunch portion for me even though it was a tapas. I've never had salsa so good,...More

Thank Heidi D
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Great dinner. We were going to the restaurant next door, but there was a wait and we were hungry and tired. My husband was especially happy because there were TV's in the bar where we ate that were tuned in to the basketball playoffs. I...More

Thank Lindalonghorns
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

The atmosphere was nice, service excellent. We stayed in the hotel close by and decided to try it out. Seafood was pricey but very much worth it. It was a date kind of dinner and my 11 year old was with us. Everyone got full....More

Thank Zhenka35
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Excellent lunch. ..stuffed avalcado with cilantro rice and black beans. More than enough for lunch. Friendly service.

Thank Torey
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

I was so surprised that this large restaurant with lots of empty tables greeted us with a 10 minute wait. That should have been a warning...staffing issue? Kitchen problem? Other than a very sweet waitress, everything continued to go downhill. The chips were extremely greasy...More

Thank jbla1951
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$19
Mexican, Southwestern, Bar, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10001 Stonelake Boulevard, Austin, TX 78759
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin>  > Northwest Austin
  • Neighbourhood: Northwest Austin
  • Phone Number: +1 512-794-8778
Iron Cactus Mexican Grill & Margarita Bar in North Austin serves delectable Mexican dishes and award-winning margaritas. Iron Cactus North Austin offers an attractive outdoor patio dining, private dining, a fantastic Saturday and Sunday Brunch Buffet, among many other features. It is home to the annual Iron Cactus Tequila Tour.
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