Best Margaritas in Town

El Cactus Authentic Mexican Cuisine - Logo

Serving Coralville and Iowa City

Enjoy authentic Mexican dishes and the best margaritas in town

For the past 7 years, family-owned and operated El Cactus Authentic Mexican Cuisine has been serving delicious and authentic Mexican dishes along with tasty margaritas at their two locations in Coralville and Iowa City. Try a new entrée or appetizer when you dine in at El Cactus. We are open on all days of the week.

Try a dish from our incredible Especialidades menu or ask us about our current authentic Mexican lunch specials. Our family-friendly restaurant only serves fresh food.

Save money on your favorite drinks. Get the best margaritas in town when you stop by during our happy hours, every Monday through Friday from 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM.

All chips, salsa, and guacamole are made in-house by our owner who has 15 years of experience in the restaurant industry. Visit our authentic Mexican restaurant today.

Leave the cooking and cleanup to the professionals at El Cactus Authentic Mexican Cuisine. Take advantage of our catering services for your next big or small event.

Daily lunch specials

Join us for happy hour

Fresh ingredients

Convenient catering

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