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Cactus 2 Restaurant & Cantina Menu and Take Out in Iowa City IA, 52240
  • Cactus 2 Restaurant & Cantina

  • Mexican Food, Mexican
  • 314 E Burlington St Iowa City IA, 52240
    - (14) EatStreet Rating
  • Hours Closed

Restaurant is not currently accepting online orders.

Next Takeout at 5:00 PM

  • Popular Items
  • Chicken Rice Chicken strips topped with cheese. Served over rice.
  • Sancho 12 inch flour tortilla ~ filled with rice, beans, lettuce, guacamole, sour cream & pico de gallo. Your choice of grilled chicken or steak. Topped with shredded cheese, red & green sauce.
  • Pollo Con Chorizo Grilled strips of chicken with mexican sausage, topped with cheese sauce, served with rice, beans and tortillas.
  • Salads
  • House Salad Romaine lettuce tossed with bell peppers, red onions, tomatoes, cheese & croutons.
  • Guacamole Salad Lettuce, guacamole & tomatoes.
  • Taco Salad Fajita A crispy flour tortilla with your choice of grilled chicken, steak or mix & melted cheese sauce. Served with sauteed onions, tomato & bell peppers. Topped with lettuce, sour cream, tomato, guacamole & cheese.
  • Grilled Chicken Salad Grilled chicken breast served with romaine lettuce. Topped with tomatoes, onions, croutons & cheese.
  • Shrimp Salad Grilled shrimp served with romaine lettuce. Topped with tomatoes, red onions, croutons & cheese.
  • Taco Salad A crispy flour tortilla with your choice of ground beef or chicken & melted cheese sauce. Topped with lettuce, sour cream, guacamole & tomato.
  • Burritos
  • Burrito Cactus Ground beef or chicken topped with red sauce, lettuce, sour cream, cheese & sliced tomato.
  • Burrito Loco Your choice of pork, beef or chicken. Topped with cheese sauce, lettuce, sour cream, cheese & tomato.
  • Burrito Mexicano Chopped steak, cooked with hot sauce rolled in flour tortilla & served with rice & beans.
  • Sancho 12 inch flour tortilla ~ filled with rice, beans, lettuce, guacamole, sour cream & pico de gallo. Your choice of grilled chicken or steak. Topped with shredded cheese, red & green sauce.
  • Senor Burro 12 inch tortilla ~ filled with rice, beans, guacamole, sour cream & your choice of beef, chicken, carnitas or shrimp. Topped with Colby cheese.
  • Carnes
  • Steak Mexicano T-Bone steak with jalapeno peppers, onions, and tomtoes. Served with beans, and tortillas.
  • Steak Texano T-Bone steak, with beans, tortillas and house salad on the side.
  • Steak Colorado T-Bone steak topped with our special red sauce. Served with rice, beans, and tortillas.
  • Steak Sinaloense T-Bone steak, sauteed with onions, tomatoes, bell peppers, served with rice, beans and tortillas.
  • Carne Azada Grilled steak served with lettuce, guacamole, bell peppers, onions, tomatoes, rice, beans, and tortillas.
  • 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
  • Chile Colorado spicy Chopped steak, cooked with our special spicy sauce. Served with rice, beans, and tortillas
  • Chile Verde spicy Shredded pork cooked in a spicy green sauce. Served with rice, beans and tortillas.
  • Carnitas Pork shank, served with rice, beans, lettuce, bell peppers, onions, tomatoes, guacamole and tortillas.
  • Milanesa Steak or chicken, served with rice, beans and salad.
  • Especialidades
  • Chicken Rice Chicken strips topped with cheese. Served over rice.
  • Chimichanga Flour tortilla stuffed with your choice of beef or chicken. Deep fried & topped with cheese sauce. Served with rice, beans, lettuce, sour cream, guacamole & pico de gallo.
  • Chimichanga Special Grilled chicken, stuffed with mushrooms, sauteed onions, topped with red and cheese sauce. Served with rice and beans.
  • Rolled Quesadilla Steak or chicken rolled in a 12 inch flour tortilla, with pico de gallo and cheese. Served with lettuce, guacamole and sour cream
  • Quesadilla Monterrey A cheese & bean flour tortilla stuffed with steak, chicken or mushroom. Served with lettuce, sour cream, pico de gallo & guacamole.
  • Pollo En Chipotle Chicken breast with chipotle sauce. Served with rice, beans & tortillas.
  • Pollo Con Chorizo Grilled strips of chicken with mexican sausage, topped with cheese sauce, served with rice, beans and tortillas.
  • Chicken With Garlic Chicken breast grilled with shrimp & vegetables. Topped with cheese sauce. Served with rice, lettuce, guacamole, sour cream & tomato.
  • Flautas Three rolled flour tortillas, deep fried, topped with cheese sauce. Served with lettuce, sour cream, guacamole & tomato.
  • Chilaquiles Mexicanos Fried corn tortillas. Your choice of red or green sauce. Topped with chicken and cheese. Served with rice, refried beans, lettuce, sour cream, guacamole and tomato.
  • House Special One enchilada, one chalupa, one taco, one tamal, one chile relleno. Served with rice and beans.
  • Taquitos Mexicanos Three deep fried corn tortillas filled with chicken breast & topped with lettuce, tomato & cheese. Served with rice, beans & guacamole.
  • Camarones A La Diabla Spicy shrimp. Served with rice, tortillas and salad.
  • Fish Tacos Three soft corn tacos filled with grilled fish, avocado, lettuce, tomato and mayonaise. Served with rice and salad.
  • Super Cinco Platter Three soft corn tacos filled with grilled fish, avocado, lettuce, tomato and mayonaise. Served with rice and salad.
  • Tortas Mexican bun, your choice of carnitas, chicken or carne asada, with lettuce, tomato, avocado, onions, cheese, beans, mayonnaise and jalapeno.
  • Authentic Mexican Plates
  • Milanesa Breaded rib-eye steak with fries, lettuce, tomato, avocado, rice and beans
  • Tortas Mexican bun, your choice of milanesa, chicken or carne asada, with lettuce, tomato and avocado.
  • Mole Poblano Chicken breast covered with our new chocolate sauce, served with rice and beans.
  • Gorditas Pick three. Pork, chicken, steak, ground beef. Served with rice and beans.
  • Pechuga Empanizada Breaded chicken breast with lettuce, tomato, onions, bell peppers, avocado & rice.
  • Sopes Three thick corn tortillas topped with beans, green sauce, lettuce, cheese, tomato & sour cream. Your choice of steak, chicken, ground beef or sausage.
  • Enchiladas
  • Enchiladas Del Mar Three enchiladas 1 shrimp, 1 crab and 1 cheese. Topped with red sauce, lettuce, tomato and guacamole.
  • Enchiladas Cactus Three enchiladas 1 chicken, 1 beef and 1 cheese. Topped with lettuce, tomato and sour cream, served with rice.
  • Enchiladas Verde Three white chicken breasts covered with our special jalapeno sauce. Topped with cheese and sour cream.
  • Trio Enchiladas Three chicken enchiladas, green & red sauce, mole, cheese, onion, sliced avocado, rice & beans.
  • Enchiladas Las Cinco Five enchiladas, 1 ground beef, 1 cheese, 1 chicken, 1 bean and 1 carnita. Topped with red sauce, lettuce, sour cream, tomato, and cheese.
  • Enchiladas De Chorizo Three flour tortillas filled with chorizo and beef. Served with rice. Topped with our cheese dip, lettuce and tomato.
  • Seafood Enchilada Shrimp and crab enchilada. Comes with rice, cheese dip, avoccado, sour cream, lettuce & tomatoes.
  • Fajitas
  • Double Order Special Fajitas Steak, chicken, shrimp & Mexican sausage. Cooked with our special recipe. Sauteed onions, tomatoes & bell peppers. Served with cheese, quesadilla, nopales, rice & beans. Garnished with lettuce, sour cream, guacamole, pico de gallo & tortillas.
  • 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.
  • Fajitas Con Queso Your choice of chicken, steak or mushrooms. Cooked with bell peppers, onions & tomatoes. Topped with cheese sauce. Served with rice, beans & tortillas.
  • Double Order Fajitas Your choice of steak, chicken or mix. Topped with sauteed onions, tomatoes & bell peppers. Served with rice, beans, lettuce, sour cream, guacamole, pico de gallo & tortillas.
  • Shrimp Fajitas Grilled shrimp with sauteed onions, bell peppers & tomatoes. Served with rice, beans, lettuce, sour cream, guacamole, pico de gallo & tortillas.
  • Fajitas Infierno spicy Grilled shrimp with special spicy sauce, grilled onions, bell peppers & tomatoes. Served with rice, beans, lettuce, sour cream, guacamole, pico de gallo, cheese & tortillas.
  • Quesadilla Fajita Quesadilla with chicken, onions, green peppers & cheese. Served with rice, pico de gallo, sour cream & guacamole.
  • Lunch Menu
  • Hours Today: 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

    These items are not currently available
  • Lunch Burrito One beef or chicken burrito. Served with rice & beans.
  • Lunch Vegetarian One bean burrito, one cheese enchilada & Mexican rice.
  • Lunch Garden One chile relleno & beans. Served with guacamole salad on the side.
  • Super Lunch One enchilada, one taco - your choice of beef or chicken. Served with rice or beans.
  • Huevos Divorciados Two eggs over easy, with green & red sauce. Served with rice & beans.
  • Huevos a la Mexicana Two eggs, scrambled with onions, tomato & jalapeno peppers. Served with rice, beans & tortillas.
  • Huevos con Chorizo Two eggs, scrambled with Mexican sausage. Served with rice, beans & tortillas.
  • Burrito Cactus Ground beef or chicken topped with red sauce, lettuce, sour cream, cheese & sliced tomato. Served with rice & beans.
  • Taco Salad A crispy flour tortilla, your choice of beef or chicken. Topped with cheese sauce, lettuce, sour cream, cheese & tomatoes.
  • Taco Salad Fajita A crispy flour tortilla - your choice of grilled chicken, steak or mix, with sauteed shredded cheese & tomatoes.
  • Fajita Steak or Chicken Your choice of steak, chicken or mix. Topped with sauteed with onions, tomatoes & bell peppers. Served with rice, beans, lettuce, guacamole, sour cream, pico de gallo & tortillas.
  • Tostada Grande A flat crispy flour tortilla topped with beans, beef or chicken, lettuce, tomato, cheese, onions & avocado.
  • Lunch Special
  • Hours Today: 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

    These items are not currently available
  • Beef Tostada A flat crispy corn tortilla topped with beef. Topped with lettuce, sour cream, shredded cheese & tomatoes.
  • Chicken Tostada A flat crispy corn tortilla topped with chicken. Topped with lettuce, sour cream, shredded cheese & tomatoes.
  • Tostaguac A flat crispy corn tortilla topped with beans, ground beef, lettuce, guacamole, shredded cheese & tomatoes.
  • Chalupa A flat crispy corn tortilla topped with beans, lettuce, guacamole, shredded cheese & tomatoes.
  • Taquitos Dorados Two rolled corn tortillas - your choice of chicken or beef. Served with lettuce, guacamole, sour cream & tomato.
  • Super Taco A crispy flour tortilla, your choice of beef or chicken with lettuce, tomato & sour cream.
  • Taco A crispy corn tortilla - your choice of beef or chicken, with lettuce & cheese.
  • Enchilada A soft corn tortilla - your choice of beef or chicken. Topped with shredded cheese & red sauce.
  • Enchilada Mazatlan One shrimp & crab enchilada. Topped with spinach sauce, lettuce, sour cream & tomato.
  • Chimichanga A flour tortilla, deep fried. Your choice of beef or chicken. Topped with cheese sauce. Served with lettuce, sour cream & tomato.
  • Tamale One pork soft corn dough stuffed. Topped with red or green sauce & cheese.
  • Enchiladas Verde Two chicken enchiladas served with green jalapeno sauce, sour cream, cheese, rice & beans.
Restaurant is not currently accepting online orders.
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