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Taco Mama

€€ - €€€Mexican, , Spanish
1209 Malvern Ave, Hot Springs, AR 71901-6346
+1 501-624-6262
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good22%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“taco” (73 reviews)
“enchiladas” (19 reviews)
“salad bowl” (6 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 20:30 Hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
1209 Malvern Ave, Hot Springs, AR 71901-6346
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I went for lunch with my son. We ordered a queso appetizer and the crab and shrimp nachos. Our waitress, Madison, said she would bring our queso out shortly. About twenty minutes passed and out came our crab and shrimp nachos. After we finished our...More

Thank cooperboy22
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

These were delicious. Sat in the bar, for a Thursday night it was noisy. But what can you expect in the bar:-)

Thank Keeve S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have eaten here often over the past few years. In fact, it is a favorite of mine, and also my children love it. Lastnight, we ordered taco salad bowl, tacos, and a cheese quesadilla. Everything was fresh and tasty. We were there a little...More

Thank darthsansa14
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've eaten here three times. The food is great but the service is not. The wait staff has been slow before, but we had a really bad one tonight. We asked to speak to the manager and she was unsympathetic and not helpful in resolving...More

Thank Kathleen M
tootsHotSprings, Owner at Taco Mama, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Kathleen. I'm sorry to hear this. We have been working hard to get our service top notch. Would you consider calling me with more details. I'd like to get whatever went wrong resolved. Thank you for taking the time to write this review. Hope...More

Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

Good food, good friends and fun.the food is always good and the service is great when Mark is here.If you haven't tried it you are missing out.

Thank mdrainh20
tootsHotSprings, Owner at Taco Mama, responded to this reviewResponded 1 April 2018

Thank you ! Hope to see you soon !

A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

Excellent margaritas chips and salsa very good fajitas and enchiladas served hot and tasty. Flour tortillas as good or better than any I ever tasted. Warm Chocolate cake with ice cream ( cinnamon) WOW!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
tootsHotSprings, Owner at Taco Mama, responded to this reviewResponded 25 March 2018

Thank you ! Hope to see you soon :)

Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

The chicken and shrimp salad bowl is fantastic! The service was friendly and attentive. Always a midday favorite!

Thank ForrTwo
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Good food, great service. This place always a winner. Kids menu could use some more choices but worth stopping at often.

Thank bradwest2006
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

This is an awesome burger. I especially love the fried egg on top. I always get extra cotija cheese on the fries. The complementary grillED jalapeños of HOT. Nice bar as well. Nice little joint. They also cater and just about to run a food...More

Thank Chukdzl
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

I Ordered the ”fluffy tacos” filling was good but Very greasy :( the sides were good. My Husband ordered the tamales which were tasty :) My biggest complaint is the chips they tasted liked they were fried in old oil :( I will say the...More

Thank Southernlady1971
tootsHotSprings, Owner at Taco Mama, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2018

Honestly it was. We are working dilgently today to iron out the issues we had on Saturday. Thank you for taking the time to review. Regards, Diana Bratton

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Questions & Answers
7 January 2016|
Response from tootsHotSprings | Property representative |
Yes we do ! Our corn tortillas and our tamales are gluten free so you can have most any taco or enchilada without cheese dip. Nachos with cheese but no cheese sauce, salad bowls, mexican shrimp cocktail, etc.. We are well... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1209 Malvern Ave, Hot Springs, AR 71901-6346
  • Location: United States  >  Arkansas (AR)  >  Hot Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 501-624-6262
Voted Best Mexican Food in the State. Everything made from scratch. Vegetarian friendly.
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