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Ninfa's Mexican Restaurant

215 Mary Ave, Waco, TX 76701-2233
+1 254-757-2050
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good31%
  • Average18%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“fajitas” (48 reviews)
“chips and salsa” (29 reviews)
“rice” (19 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
215 Mary Ave, Waco, TX 76701-2233
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Reviewed yesterday 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 2 days 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 6 days 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 1 week 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
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In my opinion this is a really good restaurant. The food was fresh and very tasty. Chips and salsa were good. Staff was friendly and sufficient. I would definitely eat here again.

Thank WSargent
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I were in in Waco, wanting Mexican food for dinner. We looked up places on the GPS and chose this one. Best decision we could’ve made! Our waiter was awesome! The food was good, plus it came out really quickly. The prices...More

Thank SueA59
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wasn’t sure what we were looking to eat. But when in Texas ya gotta try Mexican right?!?!? The Salas was a bit spicy for the kids, but the beer was good and cold for the adults! Fish tacos were delicious. Reasonably priced as well.

Thank CulwellFamily
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As visitors for the first time to Waco, there's sure no shortage of Mexican restaurants in town, but Ninfa's had some good ratings and it was close to where we were staying so on a cold winter night (below freezing), it was nice and warm...More

Thank Jonathan R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good food with friends. Nice place to stop after visiting The Silos and Spice. Can get pretty busy here but not normally a long wait for a table.

Thank 320martha
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been to a few Ninfas Restaurants in Texas and this one in Waco is as good if not better than the original Ninfas in Houston. The hostess got us seated quicker than predicted and the food was great.

Thank collen343
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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
Bar Scene, Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
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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