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Tarahumara's Mexican Cafe

Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
Mexican, Southwestern, Gluten Free Options
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702 N Porter Ave, Norman, OK 73071-6401
+1 405-360-8070
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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24 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

This is one of the better Mexican restaurants in norman. The shrimp quesadilla's are out-of-this-world! Tarahumara's is always a great place to stop for some good Mexican and AWESOME margarita's.

Thank bhyer
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our family was visiting our Sooner Freshman and had an early dinner here. We were not disappointed. Was seated right away with fresh chips and salas being served at our table as soon as we sat. The food was so good, even our picky 10 year old daughter ate almost everything on her plate. Decent choices of imported beer but... More 

Thank Kim C
Liberty, Missouri
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181 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lots of employees bustling around the restaurant means that the process of eating can go rather quickly ... which is good if you are one of the many people waiting for a table. The food was good. What was surprising was that nobody stopped by our table to ask if the food was ok or whether we would like a... More 

Thank 704edl
Norman, Oklahoma
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food is amazing the staff is so polite. Just a great place to eat. You know it is good cause it is always so busy.

Thank dmgonzalez84
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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45 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Super fast and friendly service, also an abundance of selections to choose from. Everything is so fresh and tasty and it comes out so quick. One minute your ordering and munching on chips and queso. Next thing you know your foods out before you can say Ay dios Mio. If you haven't tried this place it's a gen and always... More 

Thank Michael B
Walters, Oklahoma
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the best Mexican restaurants I've ever been to. Fast service, excellent food, huge portions and reasonable prices. Definitely a must if you're in the Norman area.

Thank brendasides
Norman, Oklahoma
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14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had a great dinner with friends. The staff is very friendly and very accommodating! The food is always hot and comes in a timely manner!! We will be back!!

Thank marymcrossley
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

OMG AWSOME food. Many different things on the menu that look extraordinarily wonderful. I want to try all of them. They are busy but get to you pretty quick. I recommend reservations. The food is excellent. They will do special orders. I can't wait to go back. Great service. Good margaritas.

Thank Joanna M
Norman, OK
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tarahumara's has a plentiful and delicious dining choices. The food is fresh and made to order. The service is prompt and the staff is highly professional, friendly and most accommodating. I love this place!

Thank TrippHall
Norman, Oklahoma
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Such amazing food and service ! We always enjoy eating here, either for lunch or dinner. Great swirls too!

Thank EmilyKach

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Southwestern, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
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

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?