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Hector's

1201 S 157th St, Omaha, NE 68130
(402) 884-2272
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Ranked #660 of 1,106 restaurants in Omaha
Cuisines: Mexican
Most recent review
- Jun 24, 2014
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33 reviews from our community

27% Recommend
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  • English first
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English first
Elkhorn, Nebraska
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

My family and I went on a Friday pm, no wait. It was very hot in the restaurant. I spoke with hostess upon arrival. She states, yes Hector does not believe in a/c. He will not turn it down. Customers where using menus as fans at many tables complaining also. Hector was there and it never did get cool in... More

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Omaha
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43 reviews 43 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

Years ago I had the Tequila Lime Shrimp at the original location as a nightly special and it was excellent; so good I had a craving for it. When we returned to the restaurant it was either not available or not the same. This dish is now on the menu with a salad and some rice for $21. The spicy... More

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Ocheyedan
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30 reviews 30 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2014

If you enjoy great food and awesome service this is the place for you! The food is fresh and We loved our time !

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Omaha, Nebraska, United States
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31 reviews 31 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2014

Had lunch there with my wife. Place was pretty busy -- I know that a lot of folks really enjoy this restaurant. We tried several items ala carte. The good: Server was very good and attentive. Bring out chips and salsa immediately. Had a beef taco in hard corn shell -- pretty tasty. Meat was seasoned well and juicy. Just... More

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Omaha, Nebraska, United States
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2013

The best part of our dining experience was Juan our server. Greasy, cold tortilla chips served with a salsa like I've never had before--canned crushed tomatoes with no chile flavor at all!! Juan brought three others to try and they were quite good. The grilled chicken Chimichanga was very greasy and the chicken was lacking in flavor, more like poached... More

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usa
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40 reviews 40 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2013 via mobile

I live near Hectors and I know many purple who absolutely love it. I have never had that experience. Went again today. We had to wait about a minute for a hostess to assist UA. It wasn't very busy. I always notice the chairs frames feel sticky, they were today as well. Our service was quick but this time it... More

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Omaha
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2013

Would not recommend this place at all. The food was horribly greasy. Asked he server to replace the chips with a less greasy chips...they came back even worse. Unclean food prep area. We sat next to the area that allows you to see into the kitchen area. Filth. Tortilla chips were stored on the floor. My son's lemonade had slime... More

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Omaha, Nebraska, United States
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20 reviews 20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2013

If you like Taco Bell, you'll like the food here. I was really craving some authentic Mexican food, so I was disappointed. The place was clean and the service was warm. Maybe it should be called "Mexican-inspired".

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Omaha, Nebraska
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29 reviews 29 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2013

The food is of good quality, but low on true Mexican flavor. Also, pretty mild. The tables are too close together. Lacks ambiance.

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Omaha
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2013

Ate at Hector's for the first time and I will NEVER go back again. I went with my 29 year old son and my two grand daughters ages 2 and 3 years old. I had two pork tacos, no sides, and my son had two lobster tacos with no sides, my grand daughters had a so called Quesadia. The menu... More

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