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Mama Irma

1058 Virginia Ave, Indianapolis, IN 46203-1754
+1 317-423-2421
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good25%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
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“ceviche” (11 reviews)
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CUISINES
Peruvian, Latin, Spanish, South American
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
1058 Virginia Ave, Indianapolis, IN 46203-1754
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1 - 10 of 66 reviews

Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Owner took time to explain her food, and then prepared wonderful dishes. My wife's empanadas had beautiful crusts. My beef stew had the most delicious and tender meat. Menu offers many items at a range of prices.

Thank BatGuano30
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is a gem. Everything is pretty much made to order by señora Irma. We had a seafood soup (chupe) that was incredible. The seafood was fresh and it was just the right size for lunch. Be aware this is a small place so...More

Thank DrPaxil
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

First time here. Enjoyed the food and the atmosphere. The waiter was very good. Good variety on the menu. Loved the cerviche mixto. Not very big inside - about 10 tables. Was busy on a Saturday afternoon.

Thank Kenford1
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

No. It's not Mexican food. The food is a great tasting blend of South American Coastal and Andean mountain cuisines. For soup, my favorite is the Parihuela. There are pasta dishes, chicken, beef; all seasoned exceptionally well. Some spicy, most not. The restaurant is family-owned...More

Thank Kevin K
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Mama Irmas food is fantastic. I had a fish stew that was so wonderful I wanted to take a bucket of it home with me. Hilda Cano is the owner and she is a community organizer and philanthropist too. Everything I have tasted that has...More

Thank Jeremy N
Reviewed 12 August 2016

Visited with with family and felt like family. Mama Irma and her son are charming and just plain terrific. We placed the menu away and were following their guidance. The trip was fantastic. Fried rice, marvelous beef, seafood and stuffed avocado were great! Try the...More

Thank steelerfan45years
Reviewed 20 July 2016

We wanted our Saturday lunch to be on the 'lighter side' so my first attempt to order a soup was not possible as this item from the menu was not available. I understand a Saturday in mid-July might not find soup to be as popular,...More

Thank Tamara F
Reviewed 8 March 2016

I don't know if this place is a victim of it's own success or they are simply getting complacent, but it is NOT the place it used to be. The owner is now heavily pushing the fixed price menu, which at $50 a person is...More

Thank Carlos S
Reviewed 24 February 2016 via mobile

Small place with a lot of heart. I love the seafood dishes here; good fresh layered flavors. Haven't tried other options yet. Be sure to have some time to spend dining here as the dishes take time to prepare and the service is slow. Menu...More

Thank Jen L
Reviewed 17 February 2016

The food was excellent. Limited wine selection but found something nice to go with dinner. We got the last reservation for a Friday night. It was packed. Large group of 12 next to us too. Don't miss the ceviche mixto!! Casual place. Arroz Pollo is...More

Thank bredhairedgirl
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1058 Virginia Ave, Indianapolis, IN 46203-1754
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Indianapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 317-423-2421
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