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Ninfa's Mexican Restaurant

215 Mary Ave, Waco, TX 76701-2233
+1 254-757-2050
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good31%
  • Average18%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“fajitas” (46 reviews)
“red salsa” (6 reviews)
“rice” (19 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
215 Mary Ave, Waco, TX 76701-2233
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We were tired and hungry after a day of sight seeing and shopping. We were leaving Spice Village and decided to try Ninfa's since it was close by. The food was very good and the portions were more than enough for dinner. Definitely give them...More

Thank leanne f
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Staying at the Hilton across the street and wanted good Mexican so we gave Nifia's a try. Food was good and place was busy and loud but I was expecting better. Group of 4 of us and all tried something different (most of their specialties...More

Thank rodjan5
Reviewed 1 week ago

I thought the portion size was going to be small; however when I ordered, it was Texas size. The margaritas were really great as well, everything is "BIG in Texas"

Thank Eric S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife is a Baylor grad and introduced me to this place. I've been there several times and never had a bad meal. Everything is great from the drinks to the service.

Thank 73ironmike
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I always like to order the spicy ribs...they are the best! This has to be my favorite!!! The atmosphere is fun too!

Thank Sandy W
Reviewed 1 week ago

One night in Waco on the way to the Formula Race in Austin last month we found this place Ninfa's in downtown. Large sit-down type restaurant. Very well decorated, it was busy this weeknight. Large menu with many choices. We had a plate that included...More

Thank stOOOge
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited this restaurant at the recommendations of some locals. Food was okay but our waitress was a bit snippy and actually LOST MY CREDIT CARD at the end. Thankfully she found it but not after making me stress out and now feel the need to...More

Thank tickrueger
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our meal was so so. My Sol ordered soup and salad. Their famous chicken soup turned out to be a hunk of boiled chicken in water. So seasonings, no veges. When the bill came the 'suggested tip amounts" printed on the receipts were almost double...More

Thank syndeelou
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Green sauce was too chilly, chips were not hot or fresh. Xochil soup if you get a cup doesn't come with avocado.

Thank LGH_Texas
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great service, nice place, good location, average food. I was hopping for a more original presentation and defined flavors. Not bad food, just average.

Thank SummerNina
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Jaymie F
18 November 2017|
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Response from Hollin D | Reviewed this property |
No, they don’t take reservations.
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
Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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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