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Marimba Mexican Restaurant

2059 Midland Trl, Shelbyville, KY 40065-8115
+1 502-647-1990
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good61%
  • Average5%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
23 Dec 2017
“Great outdoor eating deck”
23 Jul 2017
“Enjoyed the buffet ”
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2059 Midland Trl, Shelbyville, KY 40065-8115
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Reviewed 23 December 2017

The service is fast and friendly. Food is typical Mexican menu. On a sunny day, this is the place to go - they have a huge outdoor deck overlooking a beautiful lawn with trees. Part of the deck is covered, for those avoiding the direct...More

Thank christigillbaunach
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

They were able to accommodate a large group given short notice, which was nice. The buffet has fajitas, enchilada, quesadillas, a taco bar, grilled chicken, queso, various salsas, mole sauce, rice, beans, fruit salad, and other selections. We enjoyed it.

Thank rwilliams2911
Reviewed 6 March 2017

This is an excellent place to meet during the summer with a large patio. The food is typical american Mexican and consistent, and the service is good, Great margaritas!

Thank Kathy B
Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

Best Mexican in Shelbyville. Say hi to Carlos or Mario. Ask for a top shelf margarita. The food is fast & fresh.

Thank ricknation
Reviewed 26 July 2016

You will find this a short drive from I-64 in Shelbyville, Kentucky. You will not be disappointed with the dining experience.

Thank captbob757
Reviewed 14 July 2016

Biggest issue I have with this restaurant is the poor food safety practices I see here. The buffet is hardly ever at proper temperatures, all food is not covered by proper sneeze guards. It is rather popular with some people, and they offer good drinks,...More

2  Thank MRbluegill
Reviewed 15 May 2016

When the weather warms up, there isn't a better local place for Mexican cuisine. Best Margaritas anywhere!

Thank brentw88
Reviewed 4 May 2016

Marimbas is a great place to go for a awesome margarita or daqiri an just to munch on some chips an salsa.

Thank Teresa O
Reviewed 13 January 2016 via mobile

Don't even consider a glass, order the full pitcher of lime Ritas to start !! I salt my chips but the salsa is great like it is. Steak, chicken or mixed fajitas always mAke me happy!! And live music on the deck in the summer...More

Thank JerriBrigmon
Reviewed 25 November 2015

Good Mexican food with friendly staff. The lunch buffet offered weekdays is an excellent buy. Good variety of menu.

Thank TomjeneHedden
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2059 Midland Trl, Shelbyville, KY 40065-8115
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Shelbyville
  • Phone Number: +1 502-647-1990
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