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Grace's Tex-Mex

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1170 N County Road 45, Owatonna, MN 55060-1104
(507) 451-1908
Wed - Sat 11:00 am - 7:45 pm
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Harrison, Arkansas
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17 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Grace's is a hole in the wall that my brothers found and recommended. It is not authentic Mexican but doesn't claim to be. What it is is great Tex-Mex food. My wife and I had dinner here after a long day on the road. She had a pulled beef chimichanga that was huge and delicious. I had a pulled pork... More 

Thank terry h
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16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

quite small and quaint but service excellent. But hours not so great Meet the locals here. Found it with GPS cuz off the beaten track a little

Thank Peg S
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41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The place is rather small. the service and food is what you go there for. the cindy nacho's was voted on, as the best in Minnesota, by a twin city magazine. That is what I always get. no alcohol , so a coke is best for me. Always try and beat the lunch crowd in order to get a table..

Thank clipper13
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32 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a family owned restaurant cooking recipes that have been handed down from generation to generation. They do not take reservations and it is always full, so don't be surprised if you have to wait for a table. Everything on the menu is top-notch, but my favorite is the Cindy's Nachos. I am not the only one who loves... More 

Thank jc_planet
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24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A must when in Owatonna. Only thing is they are only open Weds thru Sat 11-8. Homemade salsa several types. From mild to extra spicy! Cindy nachos are an absolute must! Great family owned business!

Thank Smelly1971
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Grace's has been offering great Tex-Mex food for generations in this small Minnesota town - it is the one place I must go if I'm in the area. Vacations have been planned around opening days...

Thank ninam720
Branson, Missouri
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20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2016

Enjoyed tacos and Cindy nachos. Great food, superior service! An excellent place to meet friends and enjoy great food.

Thank sn0wflakes63
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21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

We have made special trips to Owatonna just for Grace's. We live an hour away. The burritos are huge. Cindy Nachos are simple, but yummy. Kids options are good. Not overpriced.

Thank Tweet150
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016

They have really good authentic Mexican food. They were rated for having the best burritos in MN. Everything there is home made and really good. A very friendly and cute atmosphere

Thank Mark M
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016 via mobile

After years of hearing the hype about this place I finally made managed to make my way here. The place is rundown and super crowded with tables. There is hardly room to get to your table its so congested. The food reminded me of taco day at school with mushy bland taco meat. The beans were flavorless as was the... More 

Thank luzalma

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 7:45 pm
11:00 am - 7:45 pm
11:00 am - 7:45 pm
11:00 am - 7:45 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1170 N County Road 45, Owatonna, MN 55060-1104
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Owatonna
  • Phone Number: (507) 451-1908

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?