Venue Spotlight | The Iron Cactus

By November 4, 2013Reviews, Venue Spotlight

The Iron Cactus

Written By: Lynn McCann, Simplifiers Apprentice

The Iron Cactus Mexican Grill & Margarita Bar has been serving Austin their award winning margaritas and Tex Mex since 1997. Whether you book your next event at the Iron Cactus downtown on 6th street or up north at Stonelake, their goal is to make your event as distinctive and successful as possible in an unmatched inviting atmosphere. The Iron Cactus also takes great pride in their selection of over 100 different types of tequila and fresh margaritas made with lime juice and agave nectar.

The 6th street location has 3 spaces available. The Cactus Room can seat up to 90 guests seated or 120 guests cocktail-style. The room includes a flat screen TV, a DVD player, a microphone, a sound system and a private bar. The Mezzanine has a more casual feel for smaller parties. This semi-private area overlooks the main dining room and accommodates up to 50 guests. Lastly, you can’t beat the view of downtown from the rooftop patio. Up to 250 guests can relax and enjoy the scenery as well as the full bar, 4 flat screen TVs and either misters or heaters to match the weather.

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iron cactus The Stonelake location offers 5 spaces to reserve. The Iron Room is a large open floor plan with both table and booth seating for up to 85 guests or 110 guests cocktail style. The Iron Room can be partnered with the Cactus Room to seat up to 120 guests. The Cactus Room is ideal for rehearsal dinners and company parties. The shaded patio has a large wall fountain, perfect for enjoying the Austin weather. The patio can hold up to 75 guests seated or 100 guests cocktail-style. Finally, the Agave Room has an open floor plan featuring a curved bar area, floor-to-ceiling windows and can hold up to 120-140 guests. A stage is included to host live music or classroom-style seminars.

iron cactus

iron cactus

iron cactus

iron cactus If you have another venue in mind, but still want to include Iron Cactus’s famous Tex Mex, off-site catering is available. The Iron Cactus specializes in fajita buffets, brunch buffets and offers many other amazing dishes both on and off their regular menu. The restaurant has recently partnered with DNA Events who is now their event staff team for off-site catering.

If you have any more questions about the Iron Cactus’s private event spaces, please contact Rhyann Bull at Questions involving off-site catering may be emailed to Meredith Hill at

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