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Ooba's Mexican Grill

15802 NE 83rd St., Redmond, WA 98052
(425) 702-1694
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Ranked #14 of 212 restaurants in Redmond
Price range: $0 - $20
Cuisines: Mexican
Most recent review
- Jun 17, 2014
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Burien, Washington
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64 reviews 64 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Ooba's is centrally located in Redmond and it's been a great spot for lunch 2 out of the 3 times I've gone. This is a Mexican cantina type restaurant with the menu up on the board. There's a great variety of Mexican choices including the usual tacos and burritos. My favorite is the Salmon Tostada, which actually is more like... More

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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

The oddly-named Ooba Tooba (did the owner once play tuba in a Mariachi band?) delivers authentic Mexican food and cold Coronas in a family-friendly, fun and casual setting. With color-stained concrete floors, a walk-up Order In counter (no table service), family-style sit-n-eat tables, and an eclectric mix of license plates, antique signs (I've never seen a metal Nehi Soda sign... More

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Kirkland, Washington
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43 reviews 43 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014

This is a basic walk up to the counter and order mexican restaurant in a strip center, There really is no atmosphere, but has very, very good food at a good value. A lot of locals stop in for take out and workers arrive in groups for lunch during the week. Don't expect fancy. Do try it.

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Redmond, Washington
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23 reviews 23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

We go often with our family or for lunch with friends - both take out and dine in. Order at the counter and then find a seat. My favorite dish is the salmon taco plate with freshly grilled salmon. The salsa bar is fresh daily with lots of choices. My favorite is the pineapple salsa which is not available everyday... More

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Seattle, United States
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

This our go-to take-out place. We've never been disappointed--the food is fresh and very tasty. The steak fajita is my favorite. Great value.

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

A small joint in the middle of nowhere in Redmond, but their beer-battered fish burrito is to die for. And the salsa bar, Yum! Come before lunch time to avoid crowds!

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Ventura, California
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51 reviews 51 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2012 via mobile

We are visiting and are not locals. Went on a week night based on other reviews giving us the wrong impression that the food was pretty good. Not the case. Had the chicken enchilada plate that had next to no cheese but way too much sauce. The grilled chicken was plentiful, smothered in spicy sauce and wrapped in tortillas. The... More

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Sammamish, Washington
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19 reviews 19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2012

The best way to find out about Ooba's is by word of mouth because it is tucked away in a corner near Ben Franklins Craft store. Oopa's offers a wide variety of authentic and fresh mexican food. Our family has never been dissapointed in the quality of the food and the amount of food you pay for. It's so good... More

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Vancouver
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11 reviews 11 reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2012

Second time here and food is reasonable. I like the different salsa's you can try for free. Didn't dislike anything.

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Seattle
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34 reviews 34 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2012

We have been several times to this place and mostly its above average, but we have also had a couple just ok experiences there. A few small issues like we always seem to have an issue when trying to use "perks" coupons there. We also would like more sauce on some of the meals, sometimes can be a little dry.... More

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