The Original Ninfa's On Navigation

The Original Ninfa's On Navigation

"The original Ninfa's in Houston Serving Authentic Mexican Cuisine"

2704 Navigation Blvd, Houston, TX
(713) 228-1175 serving: Second Ward, South Central
open:5pm to 1am daily

Sidewalk Score: 6 out of 10
Location, Location, Location:


Local Favorite, Group Dining, $$, Mexican, Open 7 Days, Margaritas, Money Order Accepted, Lunch Spot, Mastercard Accepted, Catering, Late Night Dining, Discover Accepted, Visa Accepted, Brunch, Restaurants, American Express Accepted, Diners Club Accepted, Check, Family-Friendly Dining,

The Low Down


What to Drink: The lime-laden Ninfaritas. But watch out, because they pack a punch.

The Extras: Bartenders are also available for events requiring beverage service.

Rants, Raves & Reviews

by at Gayot

This is the original Mama Ninfa's Tex-Mex eatery that generations have frequented. No longer connected to the chain of the same name, Ninfa's on Navigation has gone back to its roots and all we can say is, muy bien. Ninfa's was the first…
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By kt931557360 at Citysearch

Wow. Amazing. Everytime I have out of town friends in from places other than TX, I take them to Ninfa's! Always a memorable place! Read More

Beware of the Seafood
By foodie anonymous at Citysearch

Took friends to Ninfas for dinner and was very disappointed. Ordered the seafood ceviche as an appetizer and beef taco carbon as an entree. I notic... Read More

Houston's Worst Mexican Restaurant
By danztillucry at Citysearch

Drove a long way to eat at the original ninfa's mexican restaurant on navigation street only to get the very worst service...not the first time it ... Read More

Not Like It Use To Be
By Crooky at Citysearch

Poor Mama Ninfa is probably turning over in her grave.\r When her empire collapsed, she could often be found back where at all started on Navigatio... Read More

Love this place!
By looloo83 at Citysearch

such great food and atmosphere! all the reviews say it's not what it used to be, but to me its still wonderful! highly recommended! Read More