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Mama Inez

390 Yellowstone Ave, Pocatello, ID 83201-4530
+1 208-234-7674
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good31%
  • Average17%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“cheese crisp” (6 reviews)
“carnitas” (4 reviews)
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390 Yellowstone Ave, Pocatello, ID 83201-4530
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food was very good, on par with most of the other Mexican restaurants in town. The service was very good too, the servers were very attentive, and the place had a nice atmosphere that day.

Thank Antonio T
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

We had wonderful service and we weren’t the easiest people to wait on. One person has swallowing issues and drank huge quantities of water. I am gluten free. And I won’t mention the other challenges we offered, my family may read this. Still, our server...More

Thank Ladonna I
Reviewed 19 September 2017

Last night was the last time I will ever go into Mama Inez. They are not honest with there marketing they lure you in with these dinner specials and then have limited number of specials. The first time this happen, I thought it was possible,...More

Thank Kevin K
Reviewed 29 August 2017

I chose this restaurant because my favorite place in town for Mexican food doesn't have a full bar. I had a steak fajita, which seems really difficult to mess up. They just weren't flavorful, just very peppery. The veggies weren't cooked enough, and the steak...More

Thank Tetontotaler
Reviewed 30 July 2017

We chose this local place while traveling and were glad we went. We knew we chose the right place when my daughter said, "This smells like Nana's house on Christmas Day." The food was delicious and they served huge portions, so we could have shared...More

Thank Joekathy45
Reviewed 24 July 2017

Mama Inez is a favorite of mine. Ate at the one in Idaho Falls weekly. Now that it's closed, I stop at this one to get my nacho and crab and shrimp monterey fix. Love the shredded beef on the nachos. Staff is friendly.

Thank schorze32
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Very flavorful. Most meals offered in S, M, L. I wish I had ordered one of those because the order of chicken carnitas was large. However, it was a delicious dish. Morgan, our waitress, was helpful and friendly.

Thank AngieDO
Reviewed 14 July 2017

I got a plate with two street tacos, beans, and rice. My husband tried the Mama's chicken in pita bread. The tacos were large but not very flavorful and the "medium" salsa tasted very mild. The other entree wasn't our favorite either. We got a...More

Thank Cherish J
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Passing through Pocatello and decided to stop at Mama Inez for dinner. Service was great, restaurant clean, and food good. I order the tostadas and my son the soft tacos. The portions are huge and well worth the price. I am from the south and...More

Thank Bryan M
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Amazing food staff were super nice and friendly. Will definitely be going back next time coming through town.

Thank Turner982
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Parking Available, Television
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 9:00 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 - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 390 Yellowstone Ave, Pocatello, ID 83201-4530
  • Location: United States  >  Idaho (ID)  >  Pocatello
  • Phone Number: +1 208-234-7674
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