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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” (47 reviews)
“chips and salsa” (33 reviews)
“rice” (19 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 6 days ago via mobile

It's what you expect for garden variety Tex-Mex. Chicken was nice, tender and flavorful. Beef was somewhat chewy. I guess I have become accustomed to amazing authentic Mexican food that Tex-Mex in general is just sort of blah to me overall. Ninfa's of course has...More

Thank RaviandRupa
Reviewed 6 days ago

We went to Ninfa's our second night in Waco based on TripAdvisor reviews and local recommendation. We were immediately impressed with the lively atmosphere and colorful decor. While enjoying chips & salsa, we were introduced to a new game - find the rolling wedding ring!...More

Thank two-seater
Reviewed 1 week ago

Soooo, I read a few negative reviews about Ninfa's on either google or yelp and they weren't bad enough to make me not want to visit, but I did go to Twisted Root Burger (which was very good) instead of coming to Ninfa's earlier this...More

Thank LLAW007
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We drove to Waco on a Sunday to see the Magnolia Silos, even though they were closed we chose to stop and eat at Ninfas. My 88 yr old mother adores Mexican food and we were very pleased with everything. They took good care to...More

Thank SoTxAdventurers
Reviewed 1 week ago

Pretty good place in a lively area of the city that was were the downtown revival began prior to the Silos. HS teenagers for wait staff so you have to make sure they pay attention. Overall location was good, food was okay. Not spicy and...More

Thank blainehachler
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was the restaurant a few different folks had suggested we eat at. We chose to sit in the bar area because the main dining was a bit loud and busier. The food was good but nothing overly spectacular. The service was absolutely terrible. I...More

Thank 554christya
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The wife and I enjoyed sharing a combo plate of beef and chicken fajitas, which came with just average flour tortillas, good barracho beans and average rice. The frozen strawberry margarita we shared went done real easy too. The service was excellent. Other than the...More

Thank TheTexasFoodie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Love the food, atmosphere, staff is always friendly! I recommend it a lot at my job.. My co-workers love the margaritas and the bar also

Thank Noelia B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The dining room is beautiful and the overall ambience quite seductive. Service was efficient - if a little arrogant. Special mixed drinks are overpriced and not that great. Food is above average. Hand made tortillas are fantastic.

Thank MisterTravel1000
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Now that I live in Waco I go to Ninfas every chance I get. Like the title says Great food and reasonable prices with a fantastic staff. Check it out!!! No disappointments here.

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Response from multimom | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure either!
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Response from Kathleen S | Reviewed this property |
you need to call them. i have no idea.
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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, Local cuisine, Groups
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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