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Tarahumara's Mexican Cafe

702 N Porter Ave, Norman, OK 73071-6401
+1 405-360-8070
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“queso” (43 reviews)
“fajitas” (36 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
702 N Porter Ave, Norman, OK 73071-6401
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Reviewed 5 days ago

On Porter Ave just North of Main Street. One of my visits was with a Hispanic fellow OU campus training session attendee form NYC and he said "It reminds me of my Grandma's Sunday meals", so I guess it must be authentic. It's just plain...More

Thank John H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We always go here when in Norman. You won't find better service anywhere. Food is always good. Waiters are easy on the eyes.

Thank Deborah D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is such a great place, they deliver quickly so be sure to start on the delicious queso, salsa and chips right away lol. I've tried many of their dishes and have never been disappointed. One of my favorite carryouts to stop and pick up...More

Thank chelle1313
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You know it's going to be good when they bring queso automatically with the chips and salsa. Love that they serve lunch specials until 4:00 PM. Portions are very large - easy to split a meal between two people. Service is good.

Thank KWtexas4
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

They serve lunch prices till 4 pm. We came at 3 pm and the combo dinners we ordered were so large that we ate half and took the other half home and had them for dinner the next day. The food was excellent, the service...More

Thank Harry S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The service was slow and the food was overpriced. The worst part of the visit was when a hostess gave my BABY a small piece of hard candy. Not okay!

Thank graynblanchard
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

he service is very good, but the food is just ok. The price is reasonable and it's close to downtown.

Thank amgonzales63
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

This is hands-down the most authentic Mexican restaurant you can find in Norman Ok There is always a wait but there is also a bar, grab your drink sit on the patio and wait it is worth it!! Always fresh and always good!!

Thank Joliesbucketlist
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

We came here for a grad school reunion for my wife and had a very large party. It took a while to get seated because apparently they don't do reservations for large groups? One we did get arrested we found the food and service to...More

Thank DaltonW
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Went with four hungry teen baseball boys. 102 outside! The restaurant was pretty hot too but the food was wonderful. Loved the fajitas!

Thank jsatter
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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
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
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
  • E-mail
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