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Ninfa's on Navigation

2704 Navigation Blvd, Houston, TX 77003
(713) 228-1175
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Ranked #63 of 7,315 Restaurants in Houston
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $21 - $30
Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Mexican
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Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Delano
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  • English first
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English first
Houston, Texas
Top Contributor
66 reviews 66 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

We come here a lot, but what keeps it fresh are the surprising new menu specials. This visit we tried a seafood posole and grilled pulpo in addition to a standard, queso de mar. The pulpo were sliced thin, with a light olive oil dressing over arugula—nice and light compliment to the richness of the octopus. The seafood soup was... More 

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Houston, Texas
Top Contributor
59 reviews 59 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

The Navigation location has always been the best!! The satellite locations have been hit and miss, some being very good and some worth avoiding. Not sure how many there are left but you can never go wrong with the original!! I started eating here back in the 90s with friends from college when we'd ditch class at UH. The green... More 

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18 reviews 18 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

Average Mexican fare. Drink prices were high. Flour tortillas over cooked. Dishes were under seasoned. Very crowded. Unpaved parking lot. Watch out when it rains.

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Lewisville, Texas
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54 reviews 54 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Very enjoyable and great service, though it was a bit warm inside restaurant. Margaritas were tasty and the fajitas were hot and fresh. Server keys the fresh chips and salsa coming and you can see tortillas being made fresh by entrance. I recommend this original location. (Parking is easy and free) easy quick drive to U of H should you... More 

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Houston, Texas
Top Contributor
61 reviews 61 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

Our daughter wanted to eat here when she was visiting at Christmas and we were glad we went. It was very busy but that adds to the atmosphere. We did not have long to wait and it was a pleasant temperature outside even in December. That is worth knowing if you are waiting for the first available table! The bar... More 

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Top Contributor
216 reviews 216 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015 via mobile

Food is lento dart, this place has been here from childhood and it still rocks. This is where the legend began

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London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

An absolute must. Margaritas, fajitas, chille rellenos, tortillas, guacamole.. all top quality in a practically historic Houston gem.

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Austin, Texas
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38 reviews 38 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

If you don't fill up on the green and red sauce before the meal arrives, I would highly recommend the cheese enchiladas. I am just sick that so many of the Ninfa's have closed but whenever I'm in Houston I search for one while there. It is by far my favorite Mexican food restaurant & I've been eating there since... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

Wonderful food. The diablo shrimp wrapped in bacon is the best! Loved the jalapeno habanero margarita! not too spicy just the right kick!

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11 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

If you make it through the neighborhood you are in for the best Tex Mex in Houston. After eating at the Savoy in London, it is really difficult for me to pass out 5's any longer, but I almost broke my rule for Ninfa's on Navigation. Everything was perfect from the fresh corn tortillas to the wonderful margaritas. Our server,... More 

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Additional Information about Ninfa's on Navigation

Address: 2704 Navigation Blvd, Houston, TX 77003
Phone Number: (713) 228-1175
Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 21 - 30
Cuisine: Mexican

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