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Primo's Mexican Restaurant

930 5th Ave, Council Bluffs, IA 51501-4034
+1 712-256-5200
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
Travelers talk about
“chips and salsa” (10 reviews)
“enchiladas” (9 reviews)
“taco” (2 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
930 5th Ave, Council Bluffs, IA 51501-4034
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I have visited this restaurant several times with a group of friends and have always had good food at very reasonable prices. Serving sizes tend to be generous. If you are on a budget check out their daily specials which are an excellent value! Service...More

Thank tshasen
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I ordered the #8 Carne Asada Nachos Flour (or corn) chips topped with marinated steak, beans. queso cheese, tomato, guacamole, jalapenos & sour cream. Love it! My brother takes us to this restaurant every time we visit. The staff and environment is friendly.

Thank August C
Reviewed April 23, 2018 via mobile

The wait was only 15 minutes on a Friday night. I was advised it would be 30 minutes. The only thing I did not like was the salsa needs much improvement. I liked the hotter Sauce was fresh ingredients. The price was less expensive but...More

Thank Ta K
Reviewed February 22, 2018 via mobile

My wife and coworkers ordered from Primos since it is usually great. I have had their food at least 15 times. It showed up to THE COUNCIL BLUFFS SHERIFFS DEPT cold and missing some items. Hey, we all have an off day. Upon calling Primos...More

Thank Jeff F
Reviewed January 27, 2018 via mobile

I had a pork tamale, burrito and taco. The taco shell made the taco my favorite dish there. Next time, I will order two tacos! Spacious and clean, I will be back for another lunch.

Thank McFerrid
Reviewed January 4, 2018

This is one of the best mexican restaurants in Council Bluffs! I love there food. Not a huge place but those seem to be the best ones who don't just hurry to get the food out. Good staff and a great place to take the...More

Thank froggyburgett
Reviewed January 3, 2018 via mobile

What a great place to enjoy good Mexican food. We have been here a couple of times now. It will not disappoint. The ingredients are fresh and the flavors are good. Tonight we had Steak fajitas and an Emillio Special burito. The fajitas were once...More

Thank Robbintravels
Reviewed December 31, 2017

I have eaten here several times and have consistently received great service and high quality food. Additional I have had two events catered by Primo's and they are great to work with. The food gets delivered on time and at the right temperature with all...More

Thank KathyEP
Reviewed November 10, 2017

We go here about once a week. the food is great and a large menu. Daily specials always give you a variety. My favorite is Margarita Mondays. Food is great but I will tell you when they say the sauce hot not mild believe them.

Thank B_Powell_travels
Reviewed October 11, 2017 via mobile

Never had a bad meal here. Best Mexican in council bluffs. Their salsa verde is the best I have had since I was in mexico!

Thank tracycJ5576GZ
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 930 5th Ave, Council Bluffs, IA 51501-4034
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Council Bluffs
  • Phone Number: +1 712-256-5200
Come try our home cooked family recipes and don’t forget to order one of our fabulous MARGARITAS!!!
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