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) #115 of 1,120 Restaurants in Omaha $$ - $$$ Mexican,
1020 Howard St, Omaha, NE 68102-2815
+1 402-346-8400
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good32%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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Mexican, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
1020 Howard St, Omaha, NE 68102-2815
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Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

I found this out of the way gem in the old market area of Omaha, signage somewhat difficult to locate for a first timer. But once we found our way down a ramp to the lower level we were pleasantly surprised a this nice restaurant....More

Thank Dick S
Reviewed 11 April 2017

MY wife and I stopped in for dinner and everything was very good. The only problem was my second margarita was made wit sugar, not salt and tasted watered down compared to the first one.

Reviewed 5 April 2017

I frequented this place when living in Omaha, and I was visiting family and had to make another stop. The fish tacos here are among the best in the area, and the atmosphere in the Passageway in the Old Market was quaint. Definitely a place...More

Thank jpkeel
Reviewed 30 March 2017

The food is good quality Mexican, however there are a lot of good Mexican places around. Can't say that Trini's offers anything really special. We had a good meal with good friends and enjoyed our visit.

Thank Travis C
Reviewed 10 March 2017

I ordered these puffy tacos and are no where near the puffy tacos you can get in San Antonio, TX. The puffy tacos are made from masa dough and deep fried. So disappointed. Wonder if any body in Omaha serves puffy tacos made from masa...More

Thank Teri W
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Great location and fun atmosphere. If you are hungry for Mexican food and are in the Old Market this is the place for you! It is underground and has been there for decades so it is an Old Market staple! Fun to eat there!

Thank Laura H
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Try the specials or go for the unbeatable fish tacos... they're to die for. The cellar location in Omaha's unique Old Market Passageway adds to the atmosphere.

Thank RIAFT1
Reviewed 24 January 2017

this place was great when it opened but they have been having staff issues and it's hard to get in and out of there in a reasonable amount of time.

1  Thank CaribbeanFan79
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

We popped in for lunch with a couple of friends. Of course me not being able to eat coriander/cilantro is always an issue when I eat Mexican, however they offered to make my burrito with fresh grilled chicken, and it was delicious. The staff were...More

Thank Jason H
Reviewed 5 December 2016

We were staying in the Embassy Suites in Old Market and wanted to eat Mexican, so hotel staff recommended Trini's. It is downstairs in the Old Market "Passageway", which is an enclosed area between 2 buildings. It is not a large restaurant, but the wait...More

Thank KeymasterMissouri
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1020 Howard St, Omaha, NE 68102-2815
  • Location: United States  >  Nebraska (NE)  >  Omaha
  • Phone Number: +1 402-346-8400
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