The Velvet Cactus

Row 1

917 Harrison Ave (at Argonne Blvd)
New Orleans, LA 70124
(504) 301-2083

Foursquare Tips

  • Cheese sauce for shrimp enchiladas = delicious! Watermelon mint margarita mmm
  • Gambit's Top Bars 2012 : Outdoor Drinking
  • Wednesday is the day to go. 2 for one house margs.
  • Get the Deep South taco! Lightly battered crispy fried chicken with bacon. Amazing!
  • This place is going to look great!!
  • Perfect Patron Margarita!
  • Tacos are ON POINT!!! And Margaritas are excellent!
  • Delish margaritas n fajitas
  • I always get the grilled fish tacos! They're the best I've had. Also, don't pass up on a red sangria margarita!
  • Vegetarians beware! Only vegetarian entree is the portobello mushroom taco. The rice is not vegetarian nor are any of the beans.
  • Service a little too efficient. I felt rushed out the door.
  • Good place to have happy hour. Only eaten here once, and had bad service. Our server forgot we were there, food order came out wrong...never send food back, but we had to.
  • Salsa is very good!
  • Margs are delicious outside is cool
  • Great place for friends to grab a bite and a drink.
  • Margs are delicious- don't plan on driving! Especially on 2 for 1 Wednesday's!
  • Sunday brunch is amazing.
  • Awesome awesome awesome! Trendy, outdoor seating, great bar drinks. Brunch on the weekends is awesome! Only open for lunch on Fri, sat, sun. Ranchero sauce and guac are the best!
  • 2 for 1 Margs on Wednesdays. They have heaters on the patio.. Brittany is an excellent waitress!
  • The Molida Beef Burrito (naked) is one of my favorite bites of food in the city!