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Tarahumara's Mexican Cafe

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Mexican, , Vegetarian Friendly
702 N Porter Ave, Norman, OK 73071-6401
+1 405-360-8070
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“queso” (46 reviews)
“fajitas” (35 reviews)
“tortillas” (16 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
702 N Porter Ave, Norman, OK 73071-6401
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When you are not in Texas it is hard to find good Tex-Mex food. This place has what you need. Lots of chips and queso with salsa before you start. Great selection of entrees and even a la carte items too. Cold beer with a...More

Thank JG N
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful food. Service is good and fast. They have enlarged their parking area. They have an outside waiting area that is enclosed in the winter as well as patio dining in the summer months. A full bar is available. Come early because it is a...More

Thank Trina R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is the best in Norman for Mexican food. The service is great and the restaurant is always clean. It's not unusual for there to be a line but the wait is never long.

Thank Susan B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Consistently excellent Mexican food. Service is ALWAYS good and always fast. Worth standing in line for!

Thank Christine C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Heard about this place from co-workers and was in the area. Decided to grab lunch before an appointment and was absolutely not disappointed. Our server Rafael X. was very accommodating and personable. He served us quickly and efficiently. Provided us with every thing we asked...More

Thank jubalmodine e
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Every time I’m back in Oklahoma, my first port of call is Tarahumars’s Mexican cafe. The food is fantastic, the menu has lots of choices and it isn’t expensive. Sometimes there’s a queue but it moves along fairly fast. Once you’re seated they are straight...More

Thank Patricia D
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

They have great mexican food. Arrive early because the line gets long. But once you are seated the service is fast. They have great margaritas too.

Thank Cristi R
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Very good authentic mexican restaurant with both indoor and outdoor seating. Instead of a 35 minute wait for inside, it was a beautiful evening and we ate outside. Just great. FAST service, wonder mixed fajita grill that my daughter and I shared that was PLENTY...More

Thank SunshineV88
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Went here because it was highly rated on trip advisor. Won't go back. Food wasn't horrible but there is certainly much much better Mexican food out there. I'm from west Texas so Mexican food is a staple of my diet and this just wasn't memorable.

Thank Kay N
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

We visited this restaurant in the evening. The service was so fast! We were seated immediately. Our order was taken and the food came out so quick! Everything tasted great and everyone was so helpful! Love this place!

Thank Andrea M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 702 N Porter Ave, Norman, OK 73071-6401
  • Location: United States  >  Oklahoma (OK)  >  Norman
  • Phone Number: +1 405-360-8070
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