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Cactus Jack's Southwest Grill

$$ - $$$Mexican, ,
2736 Atlantic Ave, Virginia Beach, VA 23451-3134
+1 757-802-9898
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
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“burrito” (47 reviews)
“tacos” (68 reviews)
“queso” (25 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2736 Atlantic Ave, Virginia Beach, VA 23451-3134
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The we ordered fish tacos shrimp tacos and a burger with fries no tomatoes or onions. The tacos came out wonderful.. taste was amazing, burger came out with tomato and onion on it. Not the end of the world easy enough to pick off ....More

Thank Robert M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Took my family and additional kiddos out to eat...wish I took pictures of the kids plates. My daughter asked where the rest of her food was. We all laughed. Got some fish tacos...didnt care for the flavour, but when I saw the price, I said...More

Thank ARI C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a crowd (about 40) of high school baseball players and families. The wait staff was wonderful. They accommodated separate checks for each family and never missed a beat with the large, demanding crowd. The guacamole and margaritas were the highlight, and the rest...More

Thank JuniorFan515
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I wanted something not fancy so we decided to try this restaurant on the recommendation of Yelp. We found just what we were looking for, tasty food at reasonable prices, with a delicious house margarita. Worth a try if you're visiting Virginia...More

Thank Rogukulele
Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

We were walking down Atlantic Avenue, noticed the wonderful patio, and stopped in for drinks and apps. Their screwdrivers fabulous, they have a great craft beer selection, and all of the appetizers are hot and fresh. The service, from management all the way down to...More

Thank John K
Reviewed 25 January 2018

We received the food, plate was very pretty, But the food was tasteless, expensive for bland food. Wife got fish tacos that had very little flavor, my scallop's were like eating rubber.

1  Thank Robert B
Reviewed 7 December 2017

Very nice place. Food was decent and the drinks were good. Friendly bartender and friendly customers

Thank Kmwheels30
Reviewed 12 November 2017

Good food, a little pricey but good atmosphere. John is an excellent bartender! One block off the beach and right across from our hotel.

Thank jabucam1
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Right off the Beach.. walking from many of the hotels on the beach. The people and food are tremendous !!! I wish it was closer to Ohio because I would be a constant visitor. I can't recommend the great food and margaritas. The bartenders were...More

Thank Dale S
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Great deal on drinks during happy hour. This place was close to my hotel and I watched some of the UVA game there. I did not order any food, but the drinks were top notch with friendly bartenders. The cactus punch and house margaritas were...More

Thank Steven T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$28
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2736 Atlantic Ave, Virginia Beach, VA 23451-3134
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Virginia Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 757-802-9898
  • E-mail
Welcome, future guests! Virginia Beach oceanfront's newest restaurant Located at 2736 Atlantic Ave. Just steps from the beach, Cactus Jack's is a new and exciting addition to the Virginia Beach waterfront. Relax in confront on our shade covered patio, or retreat indoors where our stylish decor is truly one of a kind. Colorful light resonates throughout the interior, creating a vibrant and festive atmosphere that is built for those who are looking to have a really good time! Our menu, created by Chef Nate Orlando, features southwestern inspired cuisines made with the freshest of ingredients, in addition to traditional American favorites. House made guacamole made to order, an extensive variety of tacos, burritos and a juicy Jack's burger are just a small sampling of our mouthwatering fare. We also have some incredible entrees of Fresh Seafood, Steaks, and once in a lifetime dishes. Cactus Jacks looks forward to helping you find the perfect dish of your choice! We have incredible Specialty Cocktails including many different types of Margaritas, Tropical Drinks, Sangria, and Mojitos. Cactus Jacks is the perfect destination for every occasion, whether it be Saturday night drinks, happy hour, or a weekday lunch or dinner. We pride ourselves on our friendly, fun atmosphere and the creativity that goes into every dish and drink that we serve.
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