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Mama's Mexican Kitchen

) #829 of 3,247 Restaurants in Seattle ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly
2234 2nd Ave, Seattle, WA 98121-2017
+1 206-728-6262
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Overview
  • Excellent28%
  • Very good42%
  • Average15%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“burrito” (39 reviews)
“guacamole” (19 reviews)
“tacos” (12 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
2234 2nd Ave, Seattle, WA 98121-2017
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1 - 10 of 291 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

My friends and I all enjoyed our food without complaints (the entrée and margarita combo was a good deal!), but the service was quite bad - especially considering there's a 20% mandatory service fee. This was stated at the beginning of the meal, so luckily...More

Thank Jordan W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were a bit disappointed when we got there. It was really busy and our waitress wasn't very attentive. Drinks were ok. Then our pork nachos came and oh my goodness! They were very tasty. Once it slowed down our waitress was a little more...More

Thank Kristen B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped by for $5.00 Margaritas and tried their chorizo queso and chicken fajitas. Delicious and out the door for under $40 including tip. Nice Street-side outside tables and great service.

Thank Steve L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was always our favorite Mexican place. Although, we knew it was under new ownership, we were predisposed to like it and stopped in for lunch. They do not have a lunch menu, so you must order from the dinner menu. Which would be fine...More

Thank LAEricson
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Found this restaurant, walking from the Space Needle en-route to Pike's Market. The chips were freshly made and still warm. My husband had the pork and chicken tacos, which he thoroughly enjoyed. I ordered the tortilla soup, which was very disappointing. It was basically, tomato...More

Thank Catcusflower
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

food was not great service was worse plus they add 20% to the bill without choice for tip, party of two! I will not go back, went here a couple years ago it was great but now everything has changed including the crazy décor, the...More

Thank michael59102
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Let's start out with the positive. My campanion and I had the spicy jalapeno margaritas. The were flavorful and was perfectly infused with fresh jalapenos. The chips were fresh and their house salsa had a great smoky Chipotle flavor. The salsa verde was tangy and...More

Thank RhinoLoe
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

We visited for dinner and drinks on a Saturday night. We had the complimentary chips, and the salsa was much better than anywhere we've eaten in our hometown. The burrito and quesadilla plates we ordered were great. The drinks are a little pricey, but they...More

Thank chrisizme
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Pros: The pozole was very good! Cons: Menu was stained with some kind of sauce on the back and had a piece of rice stuck to the front of it. There was a chunk of cooked onion on the table when we were seated, so...More

1  Thank james b
Reviewed 23 December 2016

I can understand why some people might like the ambience, but I didn't enjoy it. Kitschy, 50s like oilcloth tablecloths, an Elvis room, very dark, little lighting. "Burrito bowl" presentation looked like mush piled on a huge chunk of iceberg lettuce. Flood was bland, with...More

Thank Deborah B
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Carmen R
Does anyone know if Mama's will let have hold a private (or semi-private) party for large groups?
29 September 2016|
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Response from RobertLarson | Reviewed this property |
Mamas is under new ownership. I don't know about private parties but I do know it doesn't even begin to hold a candle to the original Mama's. I'am spoiled because of the original place. I'am sure something else would work... More
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goamazon
Thank's Robert, This used to be such a favourite, of mine, and our family, sorry to hear it has changed so much, the old place gone, especially favourite was the elvis room. I will miss it, won't be going back.
29 July 2016|
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Response from Mary Beth D | Reviewed this property |
It's the same physically. We enjoyed the food and the Margaritas were great! It is run by new people but no one was complaining. It was packed when we were there in June. Go one last time before it's torn down!
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cajunkathy
is it still open? June 12, 2016
12 June 2016|
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Response from Ray V | Reviewed this property |
Sorry dont know ,
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 9 - US$ 30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2234 2nd Ave, Seattle, WA 98121-2017
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle>  > Belltown
  • Neighbourhood: Belltown
  • Phone Number: +1 206-728-6262
  • E-mail
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