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Taco Mama

$$ - $$$Mexican, , Spanish
1209 Malvern Ave, Hot Springs, AR 71901-6346
+1 501-624-6262
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good22%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“taco” (72 reviews)
“enchiladas” (19 reviews)
“sopes” (7 reviews)
Mexican, Southwestern, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1209 Malvern Ave, Hot Springs, AR 71901-6346
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Reviewed June 23, 2016 via mobile

If you are in Hot Springs, you don't want to miss this restaurant. We ate there on a Wednesday night in June. There was live music, great food and fantastic service. The restaurant is clean and comfortable. I had a chimichanga with rice, steak and...More

Thank karleensheets
Reviewed June 22, 2016

I am from California, so I know Mexican food and this was excellent as well as well priced. I love jamaica, which is the drink made from hibiscus leaves. Most Mexican restaurants-even the high end ones-make it really sweet. Taco Mama's didn't cave to the...More

1  Thank staylonger
Reviewed June 16, 2016

If you are looking for good Mexican food but don't care about the ambiance, then Taco Mama may be your place. We had very good salsa, excellent black beans and rice, the burrito and enchiladas were good and the drinks were generous. The facility was...More

1  Thank 1Coolrunner
Reviewed June 15, 2016

After a disappointing meal in the Bathhouse Row area we decided to try Taco Mama and Wow! I had the puffy taco and I'm not sure what I expected, but I was served one of the freshest, most delicious meals I have eaten. The portion...More

1  Thank MiMi2four2015
Reviewed June 12, 2016 via mobile

The menu looked so good. I can't remember a time when so many different items looked good. I had the puffy tacos. Yum! My husband's fajitas were the best he's ever had. I'd go back in a heartbeat!

1  Thank Kutchkabugaboo
Reviewed June 4, 2016 via mobile

We live near Hatch, New Mexico and are currently visiting Arkansas. While in Hot Springs I suddenly needed a 'chili fix.' How crazy is that? Taco Mama was put on the spot to deliver and they did. From the chips and salsa down to the...More

2  Thank Retta P
Reviewed May 27, 2016 via mobile

Taco Mama's has the best Tex-mex in Hot Springs, maybe in all of Central Arkansas. The service was prompt and friendly, the patio was breezy, and they had bag-o games set up for kids. Food was delicious - especially the quest dip and fish tacos.

1  Thank Lara B
Reviewed May 20, 2016

I like all of their menu, and to add to the already yummy dishes there is a condiment bar of fresh salsas and the best roasted hot peppers I've ever eaten. There staff has gotten better and better and the service was great.

1  Thank Rajesreviews
Reviewed May 16, 2016

this place was recommended to us by the staff at buckstaff. Had the shredded beef tacos and they were tasty. Ordered side of guac and it was very small never seen one so small. friend ordered taco salad had a lot of meat almost too...More

Thank debkayscu
Reviewed May 9, 2016 via mobile

Best tacos that I've had in years. Bring your appetite because the portions are very good sized and the flavor is perfect.

1  Thank Omegagold
tootsHotSprings, Owner at Taco Mama, responded to this reviewResponded May 10, 2016

Thank you ! Hope to meet you next time you are in town. :) Diana Marez Bratton

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January 6, 2016|
Response from tootsHotSprings | Property representative |
Yes we do ! Our corn tortillas and our tamales are gluten free so you can have most any taco or enchilada without cheese dip. Nachos with cheese but no cheese sauce, salad bowls, mexican shrimp cocktail, etc.. We are well... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1209 Malvern Ave, Hot Springs, AR 71901-6346
  • Location: United States  >  Arkansas (AR)  >  Hot Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 501-624-6262
Voted Best Mexican Food in the State. Everything made from scratch. Vegetarian friendly.
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