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) #20 of 232 Restaurants in San Marcos ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Mexican,
1400 Aquarena Springs Dr, San Marcos, TX 78666-7267
+1 512-353-0070
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good31%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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“enchiladas” (17 reviews)
“cheesecake” (4 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern
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1400 Aquarena Springs Dr, San Marcos, TX 78666-7267
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I thought the food was alright, there wasn't anything too special about it. The environment was very relaxing and big. If you want some Mexican food with a big variety, this is the place to go.

Thank William W
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The food was good and the waiters were attentive. My complaint is that it took way too long to get our food. We were at the restaurant for almost 2 hours which is inexcusable. Don't come here unless you have a lot of time to...More

Thank Michael G
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Went here for an early dinner and was ahead of the crowd. Very good service and a great variety of foods to chose from. There were 5 in our party and all were pleased with the food and service. Have been to one of their...More

Thank Daddygar
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Had 35 family members good service, all had preplanned meals. Good margaritas, food was average for texmex. Chips at table were cold and broken Not as good as the restaurant in our town

Thank Bob S
Reviewed 29 June 2017

Our group arrived for dinner and was promptly seated. Mamacita's provides quality Mexican food at a good price. Our meals did not fail us. From the 'try a little of everything', to cheese enchiladas, to the combination meal, each was served quickly, at a warm...More

Thank Lawrence S
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

Salsa is of the utmost importance in a Mexican restaurant. Their green dip is not a salsa, which was very disappointing, and doesn't taste great. (The consistency and color reminded me of the face cream the Wicked Witch of the West wore.) The red salsa...More

Thank texan020
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

Having dined at this restaurant numerous times, I felt it was time to share my experience and what you can expect when you come. If you truly love tex-mex food this is the place for you. I am always greeted with a smile when I...More

Thank Mike B
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

We spent the day in SanMarcos and decided to go here due to raving reviews. The food was good but service was very very slow and seemed very confused. I had the tortilla soup and a taco salad. So much food. We had to wait...More

Thank Mary E
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Mamacita's is a staple each time I'm in San Marcos, Texas each January! Sometimes we go a couple of evenings for dinner. The food is awesome and the staff is most hospitable!

Reviewed 15 May 2017

Our latest visit was Mother's Day 2017, and once again, it was fantastic. I always order a special and change it up. They have always allowed me to do this without a hassle or an additional price. We had a 30 minute wait, but for...More

Thank ddunngross
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1400 Aquarena Springs Dr, San Marcos, TX 78666-7267
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  San Marcos
  • Phone Number: +1 512-353-0070
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