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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%
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“queso” (46 reviews)
“fajitas” (35 reviews)
“tortillas” (16 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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702 N Porter Ave, Norman, OK 73071-6401
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were visiting family in Norman, OK, and wanted some authentic Mexican food. This was delicious, friendly, efficient and fun. The tamales were good and the Flautas were delicious! The Margarita was great, too! The place was packed, but the service was fast paced, but...More

Thank BBPapi
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went after an OU win and expected a long wait. However, after a short time our party of 10 was seated and orders taken quickly. Our meal was served in record time. I recommend the chimichanga plate. It was excellent!! We will be back!!!

Thank dwc50
Reviewed 12 November 2017 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 10 November 2017

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 10 November 2017 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 9 November 2017 via mobile

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

Thank Christine C
Reviewed 20 October 2017

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
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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
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
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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