...a predictable but pleasant Mexican-American take on Sense and Sensibility.
—Joe Leydon Variety
...the movie is not without its moments of comic bounce and earned warmth, thanks almost solely to the cast.
—Robert Abele Los Angeles Times
...a rueful, occasionally touching and entirely predictable romantic comedy with a terrible title...
—Mike Hale New York Times
...for a film ostensibly about the importance of finding a little spice and flavor in your life, From Prada to Nada is surprisingly bland.
—Keith Staskiewicz Entertainment Weekly
Generic romcoms are a peso a dozen, but under all the pretty faces and MTV Latino pop, there's something crassly disingenuous about the movie's blatant demographic pandering (hooray for immigration-panic jokes!) and half-assed condemnation of gluttony.
—Aaron Hillis LA Weekly