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Rivera's Mexican Restaurant

#135 of 1,087 Restaurants in Omaha
₹₹ - ₹₹₹Mexican
12047 Blondo St, Omaha, NE 68164-3905
+1 402-932-1381
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Overview
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good25%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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“carne asada” (8 reviews)
“sopapillas” (2 reviews)
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LOCATION
12047 Blondo St, Omaha, NE 68164-3905
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1 - 10 of 117 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Short and sweet...when you are in need of a Tex-Mex fix, the look no further than Rivera's. It's the best, pure and simple, at the top of the list !!! Everything they serve up is excellent...fresh, tasty, large portions, and fairly priced. Seriously, anything you...More

Thank lanceo53
Reviewed 14 February 2018

We love going here as a family or just my husband and I. Would highly recommend the Seafood enchiladas!

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Reviewed 28 January 2018

This authentic Mexican restaurant uses chili icons on the menu to indicate level of spiciness, 4 is the maximum. I ordered a shrimp dish with 2 chilies. I expected it would be like the "medium" wings at Hooters, maybe a little milder. Boy was I...More

Thank Gary B
Reviewed 19 January 2018 via mobile

Good quick lunch service but we think this place is over rated from everything we heard and read about it.

Thank 007BigBlue
Reviewed 20 December 2017

Went for lunch with three others and had really good food. We had the Cazuela al Horno, Enchiladas Rancheras and the Diablo Enchiladas. All were very good with nice flavor and spice. The Diablo was as hot as advertised but my friend just loved it....More

Thank pmx2
Reviewed 4 December 2017

We were told this restaurant had wonderful food so we decided to try it on Friday night. We knew it was a smaller local place and it was our understanding they did not take reservations so we got their early. I decided to try something...More

Thank klzappavigna
Reviewed 16 November 2017

Fast service, friendly and welcoming staff, real Mexican food prepared the way you like it. What else can you want..

Thank 007BigBlue
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

I usually looks for authentic food where ever I visit and this one didn’t disappoint. Nice, clean and friendly staff. The food was great and they stayed very close to authentic Mexican food. I would come back for sure.

Thank mich2212001
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Where to start? The mango margarita was fabulous - and we got our fruit serving, right? : ) I ordered the enchilada potosinas. They were delicious - the mole almendrado sauce was fantastic! My lunch buddy enjoyed her entrée too! I just found out about...More

Thank rjoknitter
Reviewed 17 August 2017

This place is just outstanding food, and very - very busy ! Will definitely be returning this place is outstanding!

Thank icecream2017
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Television, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12047 Blondo St, Omaha, NE 68164-3905
  • Location: United States  >  Nebraska (NE)  >  Omaha
  • Phone Number: +1 402-932-1381
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Description
Good Mexican food in West Omaha
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