About Cactus Modern Mexican
& Cantina

Fresh Food. Fresh Drinks.

We’re a family-oriented restaurant that utilizes fresh, locally-sourced ingredients to dish out an innovative, modern Mexican cuisine. Our amenities include a cantina bar, private dining room, and a spacious patio, and we’re excited to show you how we do things here in Lincoln, NE!

Delightful Food

At Cactus Modern Mexican & Cantina, we only use the freshest ingredients from local sources. We believe that you deserve an experience curated to be the best it can be, and that doesn’t happen with poor produce. Working with the local community to deliver delicious food and exceptional recipes is our passion, and we are proud to do so.

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Fantastic Service

Of course, service is what we do —we’re a restaurant! But making sure that you have an incredible night, catered to your personal preferences, is our specialty. Our friendly servers and expert mixologists are here to make your night amazing, no matter if you need another glass of water or another bottle of hot sauce. When you dine at Cactus Modern Mexican & Cantina, you’ll be greeted with a smile and served with a flourish.

Incredible People

The people responsible for Cactus Modern Mexican & Cantina built this restaurant out of love. The popular Venue Restaurant & Lounge is a testament to the sophisticated palates and impressive feats we’re excited to be a part of, and we’re doing it again with a kick of Mexican spice and a whole lot of flavor. We’re always happy to answer your questions and to accommodate as much as we possibly can!

Our Team

Every member of the team at Cactus Modern Mexican & Cantina cares about giving you a great time. You’ll experience friendly and inviting service from everyone you interact with. Our bartenders are experts in mixology and will craft the best cocktails you’ve ever had. Also, the culinary experts in our kitchen shape the menu we serve and take great pride in every plate they send out.

Adam Kuhn

Adam Kuhn

General Manager

Alex Farrens

Alex Farrens

Assistant General Manager

Aubrey Olander

Aubrey Olander

FOH Manager

Joseph Potter

Joseph Potter

Mixologist | Sommelier

Sergio Segovia

Sergio Segovia

Executive Chef

Anelle Williams

Anelle Williams

Human Resources

Craig Zimmerman

Craig Zimmerman

Marketing Director

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Contact Cactus

We’re always excited to hear what you have to say. Give us a ring and we can answer your questions, fix concerns, and of course, pass on compliments. Send us a message here!

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Blog

Hungry for more? Check out the Cactus Modern Mexican & Cantina blog to get caught up on the latest news about our restaurant!

HOURS OF OPERATION

BRUNCH:
10:00AM - 4:00PM SUN

LUNCH:
11:00AM - 4:00PM MON - SAT

DINNER:
4:00PM - 10:00PM SUN - SAT

CANTINA:
11:00AM - 11:00PM SUN - THURS
11:00AM - 1:00AM FRI - SAT

HAPPY HOUR:
4:00PM - 6:00PM MON - SAT
ALL DAY HAPPY HOUR SUN

LOCATION:

CACTUS MODERN MEXICAN & CANTINA
5500 S 56th St
Ste 1
Lincoln, NE 68516

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HOURS OF OPERATION

BRUNCH:
10:00AM - 4:00PM SUN

LUNCH:
11:00AM - 4:00PM MON - SAT

DINNER:
4:00PM - 10:00PM SUN - SAT

CANTINA:
11:00AM - 11:00PM SUN - THURS
11:00AM - 1:00AM FRI - SAT

HAPPY HOUR:
4:00PM - 6:00PM MON - SAT
ALL DAY HAPPY HOUR SUN

LOCATION:

CACTUS MODERN MEXICAN CATINA
5500 S 56th St
Ste 1
Lincoln, NE 68516

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