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Ninfa's on Navigation

2704 Navigation Blvd, Houston, TX 77003-1517
+1 713-228-1175
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“fajitas” (117 reviews)
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“tacos al carbon” (18 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2704 Navigation Blvd, Houston, TX 77003-1517
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wow the food was truly great and made the trip worthwhile but the service was terrible. The server was slow because he was overloaded with too many tables. We waited, and waited, and waited some more to be seated to find out we were forgotten....More

Thank StuartGirl4life
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ninfa's on Navigation is a Houston staple - its one of those 'you must go there" places for the area. Thats why I know this will be a very unpopular opinion....because i rate three stars. It would have been 4 stars (very good) but i...More

1  Thank Matt S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My last review commented on the service and was 2 stars. Ill start there. The place was packed after a concert, So, we had a 45 minute wait for 9 people. Can't fault them there. But, I did learn something. YOU CAN CALL AHEAD AND...More

Thank Jim S
Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

I make it a point on virtually every trip to Houston to go to Ninfa’s. The food is awesome & the service is excellent. The old style atmosphere is warm and inviting. My judgment is based on at least seven prior trips. You can’t go...More

Thank Ed S
Reviewed 13 December 2017

Food was excellent but service was very slow and waiter didn't write down our order (one of my pet peeves) and of course it came back wrong.

Thank jarisco
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

Heading toward the freeway to drive home, we were hungry and didn't want to wait. We passed Ninfa's and decided to turn around as we hadn't eaten at there in years! However we had never been at this location which is the original, opened in...More

Thank NKA_311
Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

Very nice decor with outdoor seating and great food. I had the carnitas plate and it was good. Guacamole was very fresh.

Thank Anne S
Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

We dined here for lunch with my team and oh boy!! This is the original Ninfa’s - Wayyyy down on Navigation. The parking was fine for us (ironically) on a Friday afternoon at lunch time. I was really surprised! What I wasn’t surprised about is...More

Thank 3gatos
Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

Let’s just say the food here is hands down some of the best Mexican I have ever had. We were driving from New Orleans back to Arizona and stoped for a bite, as it was easy off and on from Interstate 10. There were 3...More

Thank Robin M
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Very accommodating changing our reservation on a Friday night from four to seven about an hour prior. Food very good, noise level rather high.

Thank Joe F
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Ally B
9 September 2015|
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Response from JoyceInDC | Reviewed this property |
I really do not know. I'd call to ask first. I didn't notice any while we waited. Good luck!
23 April 2015|
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Response from bobccarr | Reviewed this property |
I have never seen a separate room for private parties. You should call them and inquire.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2704 Navigation Blvd, Houston, TX 77003-1517
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
  • Phone Number: +1 713-228-1175
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