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Mama Juanitas

££ - £££
Mexican, Southwestern
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8000 Highway 242 Ste 110, #110, The Woodlands, TX 77385-4358
+1 936-273-3220
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun 11:00 - 21:30
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

My wife and I stopped here for dinner on our way to Galveston, mainly because of the name (my mother's name is Juanita). It's located in a strip center on a freeway frontage road practically underneath an overpass, and you have to be looking for it to see it. We were greeted promptly and taken to a corner booth. Chips... More 

Thank Rick M
Austin, Texas
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25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

Eat very often at Mama Juanitas... Always at the round top table to far right when go in so can watch Sports from our table and not be viewing from the Bar...

Thank danny W
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

The service was terrible . They weren't listening a brought wrong orders out. They wouldn't do meals and take out anything so my sister couldn't have just a chicken wrap. WOULD NOT RECOMMEND TO ANYONE.

Thank anon123493638383
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

I was recommend to this place by the hotel staff where I was staying. So I figured I'd give it a try. Honestly the best Mexican food I have ever had !! I had the fajitas with beef, and it was out of this world delicious. I wanted to try other places while I was down here but honestly will... More 

Thank Christine M
Conroe, Texas
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59 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016

Well, I went there with my son for an early dinner. We ordered fajitas, and they weren't as good as I remembered. The meat was under-seasoned, and I had to get my hands all dirty taking the tails off the shrimp (which were delicious). Who ever thought you should serve shrimp with the tails on?? Anyway, when the meal came,... More 

Thank NebraskaTexan
Houston, Texas
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92 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

This is a family friendly place that quite simply serves up the very best grilled fish tacos (Mahi Mahi, red snapper, tilapia and a couple others) and the most delicious margaritas I have yet to find. Don't pass it up if you want a great meal and drinks to remember.

Thank Paddy719
Conroe, Texas
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59 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2016

Have a Margarita and enjoy their great food! Great menu choices and lunch options. Chips and salsa (I like the green!) and never, ever leave hungry!

Thank NebraskaTexan
Houston, Texas
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122 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2016

I worked close to this location and was craving for some Cajun and Mexican food. I came with a group of co-workers for lunch one day and I though I hit the jackpot! There is a crawfish enchilada dish that hit both spots. It was really good, very filling. Our waiter was friendly, and the place wasn't too packed for... More 

Thank Maschalismos
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55 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 March 2016 via mobile

Had a really good beef enchilada (2) dinner with rice and beans. Prices were very affordable and waiter was good. The chips and salsa were fresh and sweet tea was ok. Have eaten here quite a few times in the past and will continue to visit when in the area.

Thank dtmarshall
Houston, Texas
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150 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 February 2016 via mobile

Decided to try MJ's for Sunday lunch. Restaurant was not very busy. Service was fast and efficient. Food was average. We ordered queso dip as an appetizer, fajitas, and enchiladas for meals. Food was typical Tex-Mex. with so many Mexican restaurants nearby, I will be trying another next time I'm in the area.


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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8000 Highway 242 Ste 110, #110, The Woodlands, TX 77385-4358
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  The Woodlands
  • Phone Number: +1 936-273-3220

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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?