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) #17 of 230 Restaurants in San Marcos $$ - $$$ Mexican,
1400 Aquarena Springs Dr, San Marcos, TX 78666-7267
+1 512-353-0070
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good29%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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“fajitas” (11 reviews)
“taco salad” (5 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
1400 Aquarena Springs Dr, San Marcos, TX 78666-7267
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Salsa is of the utmost importance in a Mexican restaurant. Their green dip is not a salsa, which was very disappointing, and doesn't taste great. (The consistency and color reminded me of the face cream the Wicked Witch of the West wore.) The red salsa...More

Thank texan020
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Having dined at this restaurant numerous times, I felt it was time to share my experience and what you can expect when you come. If you truly love tex-mex food this is the place for you. I am always greeted with a smile when I...More

Thank Mike B
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

We spent the day in SanMarcos and decided to go here due to raving reviews. The food was good but service was very very slow and seemed very confused. I had the tortilla soup and a taco salad. So much food. We had to wait...More

Thank Mary E
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Mamacita's is a staple each time I'm in San Marcos, Texas each January! Sometimes we go a couple of evenings for dinner. The food is awesome and the staff is most hospitable!

Reviewed 15 May 2017

Our latest visit was Mother's Day 2017, and once again, it was fantastic. I always order a special and change it up. They have always allowed me to do this without a hassle or an additional price. We had a 30 minute wait, but for...More

Thank ddunngross
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

The food was very delicious. It came out to the table quickly. The wait staff was great. They made sure that we had everything we wanted!

Thank jnat120
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

We chose this restaurant because it is very near the Texas State College and track . We were joined by our friends and found the server to be very friendly and helpful . They kept the chips and salsa going for the four of us...More

Thank strovalta
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Have been to Mamacita's many times before with large family parties but this was the first time with just my Wife and they did not disappoint fast seating, great service and as always the food was fantastic!!!

Thank Alaskansungods
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Haven't been there in a while but food and service are still good. Enjoyed taco soup and chicken fajita taco. Red sauce and green sauce both delicious. Their flour tortillas are freshly made in house and served while still warm.

Thank NancyS2
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

If you are looking for quality TEX MEX, this is the place to go. Not loud, and great food. My coworker enjoyed a bean chalupa and I had soup and enchiladas. And of course FLAN. enjoy.

Thank Gordon F
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Nearby Attractions
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.38 km away
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Cathy G
Any chance of expanding outside of Texas? Maybe to Denver🤗 I am not a robot
18 March 2017|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1400 Aquarena Springs Dr, San Marcos, TX 78666-7267
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  San Marcos
  • Phone Number: +1 512-353-0070
  • E-mail
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