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Reviewed November 26, 2019

The waitress(Kimberly) did not take the order down correctly and when we called in to attempt to get the correct items, she promptly told me that there was nothing she could do because that's what she heard. I will not be visiting this establishment again...and I will encourage all my friends and colleagues to not eat here as well. The food is not the issue, but I can really tell that patrons are not your priority.More

Date of visit: November 2019
Reviewed September 23, 2019 via mobile

Took the family here for lunch. The service we very quick and the food was great. It was quiet so we could talk. Crab and shrimp Monterey is my "go-to" meal.

Date of visit: September 2019
Reviewed September 6, 2019

We went to Mama Inez's for an evening meal...The portions were a good size and the food was very good. I am not remembering what I ate.(it was too long ago...I don't remember what I had yesterday and you want I should remember longer than...that!) But the food as I remember was good and I would return at some other time.More

Date of visit: October 2018
Reviewed June 10, 2019

Delicious meal. I had the Chile relleno, with a Crab & Shrimp Monterey. Very decent sized portions. I will definitely eat here again next time I am in Pocatello.

Date of visit: June 2019
Reviewed June 9, 2019 via mobile

I never write reviews but feel compelled to after this dining experience. Simply put, the food is horrible. Should have realized this when none of the staff was not from Mexican decent. We have 5 people in our family and every dish was bland and...just terrible. Hoping this post may help Mexican food enthusiasts like ourselves from suffering the same lot down.More

Date of visit: June 2019
Reviewed May 19, 2019

This was my go-to Mexican place in Pocatello - either my recall as to how good it was has failed or the place has gone downhill. The service was average at best. I had shrimp & crab nachos - the shrimp were tiny in size...and portion. It was served with fake crab - sigh. The only highpoint was a tasty Margarita. Overall not enough value for the money.More

Date of visit: May 2019
Reviewed May 13, 2019

We love the super nachos. We order them to go and bring them home. On of our favorite things. We order them with flower chips. We live across town and the flower chips stay crisp. We ordered them tonight and the chips were corn and...really soggy. I tried to contact them but would go through. SadMore

Date of visit: March 2019
Reviewed April 23, 2019 via mobile

This is a good place. The chili rellano dish was great, and prepare the way my Grama made them. The service was attentive and friendly but not overbearing.

Date of visit: April 2019
Reviewed April 13, 2019 via mobile

Mexican restaurants are my favorite, and we have developed certain criteria for rating them over the years. 😁 The chips and especially the salsa, and how good is the rice are two major factors. The cops and salsa are pretty good here, though not the...best I've had. The rice was very good. I had the Changa, which was also really good. I had wanted to order a different dish but without mushrooms, but it was apparently premixed, and that I didn't like. But overall, really good food!More

Date of visit: April 2019
Reviewed March 12, 2019

We love to visit Mama Inez's. What great food and pleasant service we've always had! I see some terrible reviews on here, but that is the opposite of our many experiences, over many years.

Date of visit: August 2018
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  • Yes, Mama Inez offers takeout services.

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  • Mama Inez is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
    • Food: 4
    • Service: 4
    • Value: 4
    • Atmosphere: 4