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Taco Mama

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Mexican, , Spanish
1209 Malvern Ave, Hot Springs, AR 71901-6346
+1 501-624-6262
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Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good22%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“taco” (73 reviews)
“enchiladas” (19 reviews)
“salad bowl” (6 reviews)
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Hours
CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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LOCATION
1209 Malvern Ave, Hot Springs, AR 71901-6346
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good food, good friends and fun.the food is always good and the service is great when Mark is here.If you haven't tried it you are missing out.

Thank mdrainh20
tootsHotSprings, Owner at Taco Mama, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you ! Hope to see you soon !

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent margaritas chips and salsa very good fajitas and enchiladas served hot and tasty. Flour tortillas as good or better than any I ever tasted. Warm Chocolate cake with ice cream ( cinnamon) WOW!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
tootsHotSprings, Owner at Taco Mama, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you ! Hope to see you soon :)

Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

The chicken and shrimp salad bowl is fantastic! The service was friendly and attentive. Always a midday favorite!

Thank ForrTwo
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Good food, great service. This place always a winner. Kids menu could use some more choices but worth stopping at often.

Thank bradwest2006
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

This is an awesome burger. I especially love the fried egg on top. I always get extra cotija cheese on the fries. The complementary grillED jalapeños of HOT. Nice bar as well. Nice little joint. They also cater and just about to run a food...More

Thank Chukdzl
Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

I Ordered the ”fluffy tacos” filling was good but Very greasy :( the sides were good. My Husband ordered the tamales which were tasty :) My biggest complaint is the chips they tasted liked they were fried in old oil :( I will say the...More

Thank Southernlady1971
tootsHotSprings, Owner at Taco Mama, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2018

Honestly it was. We are working dilgently today to iron out the issues we had on Saturday. Thank you for taking the time to review. Regards, Diana Bratton

Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

Our first visit and we might try it again, might!! The service was nonexistent!! We met friends that had already been seated when we arrived. After about a 10 minute wait, server came to get drink orders and brought fresh chips. About 20 minutes later...More

Thank Bill B
Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

You must eat here! The food is so good and the service is great! We stop here every time we are in town!

Thank librarianmarn
tootsHotSprings, Owner at Taco Mama, responded to this reviewResponded 28 December 2017

Thank you librarianmarn !! :) Diana Bratton

Reviewed 8 December 2017

Coming from Texas, I know what good Mexican food is and this place has it. We visit about 6 times a year when we are in town and it never disappoints. The service is good and the food is great. The atmosphere is very upbeat...More

Thank goldendeal
tootsHotSprings, Owner at Taco Mama, responded to this reviewResponded 13 December 2017

Thank you Goldendeal!!

Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

Visited during Thanksgiving weekend and was pleasantly surprised. My daughter got the steak quesadillas-they were amazing. I was not a fan of the chips or queso but everything else was perfect. Our server (an older male) was so nice and attentive. Would definitely recommend this...More

Thank TabathaInDallasTX
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H3AT
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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
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 20
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Saturday
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
Description
Voted Best Mexican Food in the State. Everything made from scratch. Vegetarian friendly.
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