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The Blue Cactus Cantina

$$ - $$$Mexican, American,
2805 Old Fort Pkwy, Murfreesboro, TN 37128-5115
+1 615-295-2332
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“boudin” (11 reviews)
“andouille” (7 reviews)
Opens in 4 min
All hours
Mexican, American, Southwestern, Bar, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2805 Old Fort Pkwy, Murfreesboro, TN 37128-5115
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Located in a small shopping center, this place doesn't look like much from the outside. Don't let it fool you. The service was great and the food was fantastic. I had the fajita tacos and my wife had the chicken Alfredo. Both were great. I'd...More

Thank infinitejester1
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

The combination of Mexican and Cajun is creative and works great. I had Chile relleno stuffed with chicken served over rice with delicious cheese sauce. Loved it. My wife loved her mushroom and zucchini tacos. It was a winner and the tres Lethe cake was...More

Thank Ray C
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Wow what a great spot. We have driven by so many time and past right by this diamond. The menu was well done with tons of choices. The staff made us feel right at home. And when the bang bang tacos came out we found...More

Thank Tj T
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

My son and I came here at his request because, "They have the best mac n cheese." (It really is outstanding.) I tried the shrimp and grits. I really liked the grits and the sauce. However, I failed to read the full ingredients list and...More

Thank Malinda U
Reviewed 9 August 2017

we were eating here every Sunday after church food was awesome the last few times average at best need to be like it was when first opened

Thank Terry G
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Fantastic, Fantastic, Fantastic...food, service and atmosphere. The waiter was attentive and thorough. The food was well flavored, hot, tasty, and great presentation. I highly recommend this restaurant.

Thank Becky T
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Excellent food and many choices. Enough to share, so don't over order. Get local coupons for BOGO offers regularly which helps with the lunch budget. Sometimes a little slow to get food, but waitresses are excellent

Thank rlrjill
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

Server was knowledgeable about the menu and ingredients. Very good server. Food was excellent. Prices were reasonable.

Thank Michelle K
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Our waitress was very friendly, she was very young and not that experienced but she had a great attitude and tried to be knowledgeable with her cheat sheets. The atmosphere was a little strip mall dismal but the food was really good the menu was...More

Thank lpegrim
Reviewed 17 June 2017

We dined later on a Thursday night. The server started off by rambling a list of things they DIDN'T have. Never told us about the special. No an encouraging start. We were able to order a couple of better beers. DH had the "stuffed" chicken....More

Thank Tracy61356
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$17
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2805 Old Fort Pkwy, Murfreesboro, TN 37128-5115
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Murfreesboro
  • Phone Number: +1 615-295-2332
Blue Cactus Cantina is a fusion of southwest and cajun creole cuisines.
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