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Rivera's Mexican Restaurant

12047 Blondo St, Omaha, NE 68164-3905
+1 402-932-1381
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good25%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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“carne asada” (8 reviews)
“sopapillas” (2 reviews)
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12047 Blondo St, Omaha, NE 68164-3905
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This was the first time at Rivera's and it will definitely not be the last. I had the "BO" Pork Enchilada. The cheese on top was thick and excellent. It almost tasted sweet. The waitress recommended an appetizer that was outstanding. I don't know the...More

Thank Bob W
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant is our favorite Mexican place in Omaha. There is no other restaurant that compares! We have always had a good experience and clean our plates every single time. The negative comments are from people who most likely are chronic complainers. Using the terms...More

Thank SRCmom
Reviewed May 5, 2018

Good food in a homey atmosphere, very one enjoyed their food and our waitress was super nice and helpful. There seems to be two major flavors of Mexican food in the US. One that has a lot of beans and rice and covered in cheese...More

Thank Emil T
Reviewed March 24, 2018

Short and sweet...when you are in need of a Tex-Mex fix, the look no further than Rivera's. It's the best, pure and simple, at the top of the list !!! Everything they serve up is excellent...fresh, tasty, large portions, and fairly priced. Seriously, anything you...More

Thank lanceo53
Reviewed February 14, 2018

We love going here as a family or just my husband and I. Would highly recommend the Seafood enchiladas!

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Reviewed January 27, 2018

This authentic Mexican restaurant uses chili icons on the menu to indicate level of spiciness, 4 is the maximum. I ordered a shrimp dish with 2 chilies. I expected it would be like the "medium" wings at Hooters, maybe a little milder. Boy was I...More

Thank Gary B
Reviewed January 18, 2018 via mobile

Good quick lunch service but we think this place is over rated from everything we heard and read about it.

Thank 007BigBlue
Reviewed December 20, 2017

Went for lunch with three others and had really good food. We had the Cazuela al Horno, Enchiladas Rancheras and the Diablo Enchiladas. All were very good with nice flavor and spice. The Diablo was as hot as advertised but my friend just loved it....More

Thank pmx2
Reviewed December 4, 2017

We were told this restaurant had wonderful food so we decided to try it on Friday night. We knew it was a smaller local place and it was our understanding they did not take reservations so we got their early. I decided to try something...More

Thank klzappavigna
Reviewed November 16, 2017

Fast service, friendly and welcoming staff, real Mexican food prepared the way you like it. What else can you want..

Thank 007BigBlue
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Television, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12047 Blondo St, Omaha, NE 68164-3905
  • Location: United States  >  Nebraska (NE)  >  Omaha
  • Phone Number: +1 402-932-1381
  • E-mail
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