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Serving Coralville and Iowa City

ribbon Quesadilla Fajita

Create your own dish

Choose any three items on the entrée menu at El Cactus Authentic Mexican Cuisine and enjoy your meal for just $9.99. You can also try one of the incredible entrée creations and authentic Mexican plates.

You will be served fresh authentic Mexican dishes when you dine in our family-owned and operated restaurant.

Find out why our margaritas are the best margaritas in town, call:

 

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Fajitas

$15.99

Special Cactus

$29.99

Double Order

Steak, chicken, shrimp, and Mexican sausage. Cooked with our special recipe. Sauteed onions, tomatoes, and bell peppers. Served with cheese, quesadilla, nopales, rice, and beans. Garnished with lettuce, sour cream, guacamole, pico de gallo, and tortillas.

$15.99

Fajitas Rancheras

Steak, chicken, shrimp, and Mexican sausage. Served with sauteed onions, tomatoes, and bell peppers. Served with rice, beans, lettuce, sour cream, guacamole, pico de gallo, and tortillas.

$9.99

Creamy Fajitas

Your choice of chicken, steak, or mushrooms. Cooked with bell peppers, onions, and tomatoes. Topped with cheese sauce. Served with rice, beans, and tortillas.

$12.49

Fajita Steak or Chicken

$22.94

Double Order

Your choice of Steak, chicken or mix. Topped with sauteed onions, tomatoes, and bell peppers. Served with rice, beans, lettuce, sour cream, guacamole, pico de gallo, and tortillas.

$15.99

Shrimp Fajitas

Grilled shrimp with sauteed onions, bell peppers, and tomatoes. Served with rice, beans, lettuce, sour cream, guacamole, pico de gallo, and tortillas.

$15.99

Fajitas Infierno

Grilled shrimp with special spicy sauce, grilled onions, bell peppers, and tomatoes. Served with rice, beans, lettuce, sour cream, guacamole, pico de gallo, cheese, and tortillas.

$10.99

Quesadilla Fajita

Quesadilla with chicken, onions, green peppers, and cheese. Served with rice, beans, pico de gallo, sour cream, and guacamole.

Carnes

$12.99

Steak Tejano

T-Bone steak, with rice, beans, tortilla, and house salad on the side.

$12.99

Steak Colorado

T-Bone steak topped with our special red sauce. Served with rice, beans, and tortillas.

$12.99

Steak Sinaloense

T-Bone steak sauteed with onions, tomatoes, bell peppers, served with rice, beans, and tortillas.

$12.99

Bistek Cactus

$12.99

Steak Ranchero

Ribeye steak topped with our special spicy sauce. Served with fried potato slices, rice, and beans.

$9.99

Tacos de carne Azada

Three flour or corn tortillas stuffed with chopped steak. Served with rice, beans, pico de gallo, and green sauce on the side.

Ribeye steak topped with refried beans and our jalapeno sauce. Topped with melted chihuahua cheese.

$11.99

Chile Adobado

$11.99

Chile Verde

Shredded pork cooked in a spicy green sauce. Served with rice, beans, and tortillas.

$11.99

Carnitas

Pork shank served with rice, beans, lettuce, bell peppers, onions, tomatoes, guacamole, and tortillas.

Chopped steak cooked with our special spicy sauce. Served with rice, beans, and tortillas.

Authentic Mexican Plates

$11.99

Milanesa

Breaded rib-eye steak with fries, lettuce, tomato, avocado, rice, and beans.

$6.99

Tortas

Mexican bun, your choice of milanesa, chicken, or carne asada, with lettuce, tomato, avocado, onions, cheese, beans, mayonnaise, and jalapeno.

$11.99

Mole Poblano

Chicken breast covered with our new chocolate sauce. Served with rice and beans.

$11.49

Gorditas

$10.99

Pechuga Empanizada

Breaded chicken breast with lettuce, tomato, onions, bell peppers, avocado, and rice.

$8.99

Sopes

Three thick corn tortillas topped with beans, green sauce, lettuce, cheese, tomato, and sour cream. Your choice of steak, chicken, ground beef, or sausage.

(Order of 3) - Pork - Chicken - Steak - Ground Beef

Served with rice and beans.

$15.99

Molcajete

$9.99

Tacos Manterrey

$9.99

Tacos al Pastor

Any Substitution of cheese sauce will be $1.00 extra charge

$12.99

Carne Azada

Grilled steak served with lettuce, guacamole, bell peppers, onions, tomatoes, rice, beans, and tortillas.