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Ninfa's Mexican Restaurant

215 Mary Ave, Waco, TX 76701-2233
+1 254-757-2050
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good31%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“fajitas” (50 reviews)
“chips and salsa” (30 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 yesterday via mobile

Evlan our server was the bomb! Very fast and gave attention to everything. Very cool looking place. The food was good but a little underwhelming.😞. Had the Chile con queso that tasted like rotel cheese dip, okay but...Fish tacos were good...sorry but I forgot the...More

Thank Larryasmall
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had the good fortune of dining at Ninfa's in October of 2017 when visiting Waco as part of a Baylor University college tour with our daughter. The food was very good and consisted of a wide choice of authentic Mexican and Tex-Mex selections served...More

Thank bob1958
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were in town visiting the Silos on a girls getaway weekend and Ninfa’s fit the bill for dinner and drinks! Great margaritas and tacos. Quick service even though it was extremely busy.

Thank Susan A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After visiting the Silos, we drove a short distance for dinner at Ninfa's. We were seated right away and promptly given chips, 2 kinds of dip, and water. Our drink orders were quickly taken and filled. While I enjoyed my regular margarita on the rocks...More

Thank Katie B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Regardless of how busy Ninfa's is, you can always get in pretty quick and get good service. The orders come out quickly. Chips are usually hot and come with 2 types of dip. I always get the same thing...The La Bonita, This is a large...More

Thank multimom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food was amazing, full of flavors and left you wanting more. The portions are big!! Definitely a must eat while in Waco, TX.

Thank lili222016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ninfa’s is downtown with easy access and is close to surrounding attractions (convention center, suspension bridge, Magnolia Market/Silos, Dr Pepper, etc.). The portions are always generous and delicious. I always ask staff for recommendations and they have not failed me. Fajitas were the choice this...More

Thank amberd865
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food was good. The service was good. Noisy restaurant. Hard to have a conversation with others at the table.

Thank Thomas B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in for a late lunch after a couple hours scoping for antique bargains upstairs and was pleasantly surprised at the quality of food on offer. Large Texas sized servings were the norm by the looks of things on other tables. They have limited Gluten...More

Thank Centaur4
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Recommended by Scott at Brazos Tours and my hotel. Went at 3:45 for lunch/dinner and got lunch specials and happy hour🤗😋😋

Thank NMackey
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Jaymie F
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Response from Kathleen S | Reviewed this property |
you need to call them. i have no idea.
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
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
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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