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Ninfa's Tortillas & Taqueria

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964 Kansas Ave, Kansas City, KS 66105-1238
913-621-1743
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8:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Great little place

We stopped in to buy their famous flour tortillas but realized that you can dine in. It's just a little hole in the wall but The food is great and inexpensive. I had the large bowl of chili with pork. Lots of meat and pretty spicy. Deliciously! My son in law is Mexican and is picky but he... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 17, 2015
Roger W
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Topeka, Kansas
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Topeka, Kansas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

We stopped in to buy their famous flour tortillas but realized that you can dine in. It's just a little hole in the wall but The food is great and inexpensive. I had the large bowl of chili with pork. Lots of meat and pretty spicy. Deliciously! My son in law is Mexican and is picky but he liked his... More 

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Missouri
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

Tortillas were pretty good but everything else " not so much". The rice was like a rice soup, the beans were just boiled beans (not refried) with no spice to them. My husband had tacos & the meat had a strange taste. I had burrito's, sorry folks but my mother-In-Law taught me how to make pork chili for burrito's &... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

Everything is delicious, but the tortillas are the best in KC. We stop every time we drive through and have even made special trips when the craving hits.

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Randolph
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

We have been coming here for 20 years. Its on kansas avenue. It dont look like much from outside but they have the best mexican. We wont eat anyplace else. Its all homemade!!! You gotta try this place u won't be disappointed. I like mondays special with chicken. Hubby likes the soup!!

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Dallas, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014 via mobile

I read reviews regarding the tortillas at Ninfas. Tortillas were excellent just like my mother made when I was growing up. That's where the comparison stops. I ordered the burrito spread and it was just ok. Service and restaurant atmosphere were just ok as well.

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Denver, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

A friend who lives in KC introduced us to family owned and operated Ninfa's, and we never leave KC without eating in AND buying tortillas and salsa to go. The homemade tamales are especially good. It is regularly full of first responders at lunch time -- a definite sign of a solid good choice. No green chile (as in Colorado),... More 

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Kansas City, Missouri, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Ninfa's is a modest little place with great food and service. The star of the show is definitely the fresh home made flour tortillas. It looked to me as if all the diners were taking home a bag of the tortillas and there were many customers walking in to pick up a supply. I would recommend finding a seat for... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2013

The food was execellent never fails! but if your on ur lunch break let them know that you are on a time limit Cuz they are quite SLOW. When u dine in. took me an a friend 20mins just to take order an wait for tortillas. Had to get our food Togo. :( but they seriously wonderful if they would... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2013 via mobile

The warm homemade tortillas w/ salsa are so delicious! I could have just eaten those & been happy. Got the tamales because of all the reviews, but they were just ok. I've definitely had better. Husband got fried corn tacos. Those were pretty good. But if I had a do over, I'd def get smthg w/ flour tortilla as the... More 

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Kansas City
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2013

They have the best tortillas in the area. I pick them up for dinner, but end up eating them on my way home.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 964 Kansas Ave, Kansas City, KS 66105-1238
  • Location: United States  >  Kansas (KS)  >  Kansas City
  • Phone Number: 913-621-1743

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 4 - 9
  • Cuisine: Mexican
Open Hours
Monday
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 3:00 pm

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