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Cactus Ya Ya

$$ - $$$Mexican, ,
15704 SE Mill Plain Blvd, Vancouver, WA 98684-9601
+1 360-944-9292
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good34%
  • Average26%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
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“fish tacos” (7 reviews)
“quesadilla” (3 reviews)
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Mexican, Bar, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
15704 SE Mill Plain Blvd, Vancouver, WA 98684-9601
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Reviewed 13 February 2018

I absolutely love Cactus. I've been here with my husband a few times and I come here regularly with some girlfriends because we love the food and drinks. We usually get the same server, she's great and always so friendly The atmosphere is always fun....More

Thank Jade M
Reviewed 16 December 2017

Met a friend here for lunch. This is a place that has been around for years, but it had been years since I visited. It used to be a favorite, and I found it just as I remembered. The special today was fish tacos, which...More

Thank marcia_marcia
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Close to the place where my wife works so we gave it a try. Advertises itself as Tex -Mex in style and flavor. Being from the southwest I was ready for some lunch. The chips, attempting to be fresh, were rather bland having no salt...More

Thank Thomas W
Reviewed 27 July 2017

Had a very enjoyable experience here! The food was absolutely amazing and so delicious! Had a margarita and it was very well made. Great service and an amazing experience. Looking forward to going back!

Thank thegoaliegirl
Reviewed 26 July 2017

We were told about this place, so decided to try. Love Mexican food and are always looking for a good one. The Black Eyed Peas dip, along with the salsa and chips, is wonderful. Had the Halibut fish tacos and my husband had the steak...More

Thank Annette E
Reviewed 29 June 2017

The food was not that great nor the service .. acoustics in the bar are awful, you can't even talk without yelling! They call it Happy Hour .. not!

Thank jillmz
Reviewed 24 March 2017

On March 12th, I came in and sat at the bar for a quick drink and dinner with my boyfriend. Everything was going great until we saw how the cook was preparing and cooking the food. We ate almost all the food before we noticed...More

2  Thank Rita J
Reviewed 22 March 2017

I go here every single Friday for "Fish Taco Friday". This is a lunch special that is AMAZING - please try it with soft CORN tortillas for a more authentic baja-style flavor. The cilantro sauce that is served on top of the tacos is the...More

Thank Family_Jules1969
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

Halibut Fish Tacos on Crunchy Corn Shell are very Good. Order House Margarita or Beer with Chips and Dip.

Thank James C
Reviewed 17 November 2016

Chips and salsa are great here, the drinks are solid and they have a nice, non-smoking outdoor patio. One of the few decent patios in east Vancouver. Food was just ok, but very worth a stop for appetizers and drinks.

Thank BriSanVan
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Bar, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Television
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15704 SE Mill Plain Blvd, Vancouver, WA 98684-9601
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Vancouver
  • Phone Number: +1 360-944-9292
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