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Ninfa's Mexican Restaurant

€€ - €€€Mexican, , Vegetarian Friendly
215 Mary Ave, Waco, TX 76701-2233
+1 254-757-2050
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good31%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“fajitas” (53 reviews)
“chips and salsa” (42 reviews)
“rice” (24 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
215 Mary Ave, Waco, TX 76701-2233
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Ninfa's is old school tex-mex and are very good at it. We were a group of eight and were seated quickly and the the wait staff was attentive. Meals were delivered promptly and hot. Chips and salsa were very fresh . Also the restaurant is...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank rdodge2
Reviewed 4 days ago

Waco staple and yummy tex-mex. Good fajitas and carne guisada. The green sauce that comes with the chips is DELICIOUS! This is a good, reliable choice for Tex-Mex

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank mikestuder11
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I personally love going to Ninfa's. There are a ton of choices for Mexican food in Waco, but not a lot of good Mexican. Ninfa's is my favorite if I want a good meal, great margaritas, and good service. My go-to dish is the crawfish...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank PirkoFamily
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our first time in Waco and first time to try Ninfa's. Even the day after Christmas, on a rainy Wednesday night, the place was busy. I just had a combination plate with cheese enchilada, beef taco and beans/rice and it was ok. One...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank OkieGirl_3400
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was my first time dining here. My grandma and I split the fajita plate (half chicken, half beef). It was delicious! The rice and charra beans were also the best we’ve ever had. The homemade tortillas were great as well. Even after splitting it,...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank KateNicole519
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Been to this restaurant in Waco, TX many times. We always enjoy good service, pleasant people and good food and very nice prices!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank tweetiesays4u
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was in Waco training a new representative for the company I work for and having eaten at a Ninfa’s restaurant in Austin and DFW many years ago and loving it (and it’s right across from Hilton Waco) I walked over and had a delicious...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank ATXnative1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Rude, atrocious service. The restaurant was half empty with many empty tables next to each other. We had a party of 6 and were told we would have to wait 30 minutes for a table. There is no line, no one waiting. We were told...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank ExplorerJazz
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It’s been a really long time since I have been here and I forgot how amazing it is. After eating a million chips with the awesome salsas, I had the bacon wrapped shrimp which were so good I polished off all 6 somehow. We got...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank KatyR571
Reviewed 15 December 2018

Excellent food and atmosphere. Wait staff is attentive and responsive. Salsa is great and enchiladas are even better! Wait staff was more than appreciative!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank JD M
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Response from multimom | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure either!
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Response from jdscal | Reviewed this property |
you need to call them. i have no idea.
24 February 2017|
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Response from texmac2017 | Reviewed this property |
They do a really good fish taco- all the seafood is excellent.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 215 Mary Ave, Waco, TX 76701-2233
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Waco
  • Phone Number: +1 254-757-2050
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