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Tarahumara's Mexican Cafe


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Mexican, Southwestern
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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All reviews queso fajitas tortillas sopapillas rice beef taco shrimp great mexican food fast service worth the wait cheese sauce wait for a table norman area my favorite love this place chips
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We were traveling through Norman and found this hide away! We had to wait but it was a busy Saturday night! Major date night! The decor was typical Mexican restaurant but not staged or outlandish. The AMAZING part was the speed of the food! Taco...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank HenryM2453
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We love the food and the service, they are always quick to deliver, the food is always fresh, hot and delicious! Free chips queso and salsa and they all taste amazing. Its hard to find a good mexican restraunt that has good everything and gives...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank dwilkinsonld
Reviewed 1 week ago

The only Mexican restaurant I've seen that offers complimentary cheese dip with salsa and chips. Hot, flour tortillas and butter are also complimentary. Quick, courteous service. I ordered the chicken fajitas. Very hot, very fresh, spicy. A tv monitor in every direction showing weather or...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank DKB863
Reviewed 1 week ago

While visiting OU we were looking for a nice local joint. The reviews we're spot on. The atmosphere was quite authentic, busy but delicious food. They definitely create a hustling environment and it's not a quite place, but the food was fabulous. A little on...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Glocker
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I come here often. It’s our go to for Mexican food. Everyone is so nice and the food is SO good! Service is always quick and efficient. No worries if there’s a wait... we usually get a beer with lime and sit...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank candacemparker
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was so excited to try Tarahumara’s. They have a whole page in their menu dedicated to Low-Carb entrees (this is usually unheard of at most mexican restaurants around here). I tried the beef and vegetables. It was very tasty and the meat was seasoned...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Sooner_1203
Reviewed January 15, 2019 via mobile

This is my go to place for east side Mexican food in Norman. So good. And, if you are no carving they have a no carb burrito. I call it a massive cheesie omelet. It’s phenomenal. Get some. With the corn tortillas it’s less than...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Edward M
Reviewed December 28, 2018

Over priced hole in the wall. Wait staff seems rushed and no time to speak to customers. Impatient almost. Like herding cattle. Prices start at $11.99 to about $35.00. Food was okay but, not phenomenal. Not worth your time.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank sephardiclady
Reviewed December 27, 2018

Price is very high for the quality. Paid with a Visa Gift card, charged $5 (deduct for using) I forgot to ask for no lemon in water. Rather than asking the waiter for another, drank from spouses coke, charged us for 2 cokes.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Love2eat4444
Reviewed December 24, 2018 via mobile

Living in El Paso area, eating real Mexican...this does not even come close. Service was ok, except waiter dumped red salsa on the table and splattered over four of us and out clothes.. In exchange credited two margaritas ..??? Yup...less than good Mexican food... Go...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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