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The Cactus

) #14 of 19 Restaurants in Perham $$ - $$$ American, ,
620 3rd Ave SE, Perham, MN 56573-1744
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good36%
  • Average20%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible2%
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“walleye” (3 reviews)
“pasta” (2 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
620 3rd Ave SE, Perham, MN 56573-1744
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is a gem! It's quite lovely inside and gas a comfy feel when you walk in! Our Server was Taylor and she was informative and friendly and offered suggestions and made us feel right at home! I had the Halibut with a Caesar...More

Thank Laura O
Reviewed 11 July 2017

We had very good servers and were looking forward to a good dining experience. I ordered a chimichanga which wasn't nearly as good as one in a mexican restaurant, but i should have expected that. My husband ordered the 11 oz walleye fillet and fettuchini...More

Thank Jill M
Blake M, Owner at The Cactus, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2017

Hi Jill - thank you for taking the time to review my restaurant. Its great to hear you enjoyed your servers. I apologize you didnt enjoy your Chimichanga, and wish you would have made mention of it when I visited your table. Again, as I...More

Reviewed 31 January 2017

The reception was huge and we were very impressed with the staff and food considering the number of plated meals.

Thank WDWlover
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

A large facility with something for everyone it seemed. Enjoyed the outdoor patio with fireplace and full service, but found many enjoying the large formal dining room and the more casual bar area. I thought it impressive to have the chef visiting with the diners...More

Thank Drew T
Reviewed 27 September 2016

Our group had great service, with our reservations. They were all set up when we arrived. The food came out hot and was very good. The Friday fish special was very good.

Thank robinhT9874PR
Reviewed 23 August 2016

The Cactus was a very nice looking place with a big menu selection, the interior was very nice and the atmosphere was really nice and the service was very good. The problem was that all these good things end when your food comes. I really...More

Thank David P
Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

The food and service is amazing! I love the atmosphere! The smoked salmon flatbread is great! Great value for your money.

Thank Kay S
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

Great food and drink but definately a local hang out. I live the "up north" decor and the patio is nice to relax in. The bar is usually full of the locals playing pulltabs and chatting. Nice place.

Thank SnoopiMN
Reviewed 15 October 2015

I ordered a NY strip steak that was obviously cooked on a flat-top and not an actual grill. About 25% of the steak was inedible connective tissue and fat, and not worth the price paid.

Thank Nick J
Reviewed 9 October 2015

Cactus had a good variety of food choices and very reasonably priced. Menu included burgers, steaks and Mexican dishes and also had seating outside.

Thank 633dona
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
16:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 620 3rd Ave SE, Perham, MN 56573-1744
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Perham
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