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Ninfa's on Navigation

#22 of 7,051 Restaurants in Houston
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Mexican, Southwestern
As featured in Houston as a Foodie Destination 
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2704 Navigation Blvd, Houston, TX 77003-1517 (Delano)
+1 713-228-1175
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Today
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Houston, Texas
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126 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Ninfa's is a terrific stop for wonderful TexMex food and service. You can watch the tortillas being made. The atmosphere is quaint and lively.

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Thank jswflights
Houston, Texas
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29 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The original Ninfa's on Navigation is still excellent. Great food and wonderful service. Still number one for Mexican food. If you like Mexican you must go.

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Thank red1990
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everything tasted great, but 14$ for One taco seems crazy. My diablo shrimp tasted great but had 2 shrimps for 19$

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Thank Jim B
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Margaritas were great, the food was fantastic and the shots was great. Would go back there again, had a great environment for both business and pleasure Loved it all!!!!!! 😀

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Thank Tez N
Winnie, Texas
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129 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We love Ninfas. I read a recent review stating Ninfa's had "ruined" their fajitas so we had to go and see for ourselves. We ordered the combo fajitas for two... and Ninfa's, what have you done? You had amazing fajitas, and now you've ruined them. Now they taste like lighter fluid. We spoke to a manager and she said now... More 

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Thank dlbydb1100
Houston, Texas
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99 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is one of the more authentic Mexican restaurants in town. Their Margaritas are good, as well as their Aguas Frescas, I loved the Tamarindo one. Tortilla soup is tasty and spicy, the tortillas are made in front of you so they are very fresh. Portions are huge! Desserts size is for 4 persons not for one!

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Thank evamariacampo
Madison, Wisconsin
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83 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ninfa's was hopping on Saturday night. Our reservation was for 9:15 but they easily slid us in earlier. The food was amazing. We really loved the fresh tortillas wrapped around savory meat. I had the carnitas enchiladas which were ok. My partner had the fajitas which we both thought were better than the enchiladas. But all was good. Warm crispy... More 

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Thank Wiscongirl
Pearland
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70 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our first time here and we were not disappointed. The restaurant was clean and we enjoyed the atmosphere. The margaritas are excellent and so is the food and service. We will be back!

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Thank Deborah K
Boston
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40 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We found ourselves without dinner plans while in Houston for a trade show and really wanted tacos because, hey, tacos. (We're from Boston and there are pretty good tacos but they had to be better in Texas, right? Well, kinda.) The restaurant was packed with people of all ages and there's a pretty lovely patio. The Octopus Tacos are a... More 

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Houston, Texas
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111 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 30, 2016 via mobile

Original Ninfas is superb! The food, drinks and service just phenomenal! Highly recommend! If visiting or living in Houston you have to eat here over other Mexican food places in Houston!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$21 - $30
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Kids, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2704 Navigation Blvd, Houston, TX 77003-1517
    (Delano)
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
  • Phone Number: +1 713-228-1175

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