Best Mexican Food on the River Walk

San Antonio always ranks as a top travel destination for both in-state and out-of-state travelers. Did you know that the River Walk recently made the top 20 list of beautiful sights around the world? When you plan your visit, do not forget to stop, and enjoy the best Mexican food on the River Walk at Iron Cactus!

This local favorite restaurant offers a lively atmosphere, flavorful Mexican dishes, and refreshing cocktails. Enjoy the outdoor patio and take in the scenic views of the world-famous Selena bridge. Sip on a freshly made Cactus exclusive margarita while watching the boats float by on the historic river.

Start your meal off with some chile con queso or the tableside guacamole! Both are served with fresh chips and the hand-tossed guacamole is made to your liking with avocados, onions, peppers, tomatoes, citrus and cilantro.

For your main course, try one of our specialty items such as Stuffed Avocado, Pescado Del Mar, and Southwest Paella. You cannot go wrong with our sizzling fajitas! Choose from high-quality options such as certified Angus beef® skirt steak, tequila-marinated chicken or shrimp, and herb-grilled vegetables. Each platter contains everything you could ever want in a fajita, including your choice of flour or corn tortillas. Not only do they come with Mexican rice and beans, but they’re also accompanied by shredded lettuce, cheese, pico de gallo, guacamole, and sour cream at no extra cost.

A meal is not complete, without a hand-crafted specialty cocktail from our extensive drink menu! With over 100 tequilas to choose from, sip on premium tequilas, in a flight or mixed into a custom margarita. The Cantarito is a San Antonio cactus exclusive drink with El Jimador Reposado, fresh lime, orange, and grapefruit soda. It also comes in a souvenir cup!

When you finish enjoying your meal, you can go right back to strolling through the picturesque scenery San Antonio has to be offer. So be sure to stop by Iron Cactus when you’re looking for the best Mexican food on the River Walk.