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Ted Cafe Escondido

5301 Main St, #117, Broken Arrow, OK 74012
+1 405-813-8337
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good24%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“sopapillas” (32 reviews)
“tortillas” (41 reviews)
“queso” (38 reviews)
Open Now
10:45 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
5301 Main St, #117, Broken Arrow, OK 74012
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This place has great food and service. They start you off with chips, salsa, cheese dip and homemade tortillas. They keep it coming throughout your meal. The meal comes with a large portion and tastes great. The service is impeccable and you never have to...More

Thank Nolan J
David F, Owner at Ted Cafe Escondido, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

So glad you enjoyed everything! We appreciate you taking the time to leave a review. We look forward to welcoming you back for more soon! Until next time, Ted's Management

Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

We drove by here and decided to stop we got here at 11am. The inside was very nice and we got seated very quickly. The waitress was very friendly and the food just awesome. I had the 2 enchiladas meal and my wife had 2...More

Thank Nathan H
David F, Owner at Ted Cafe Escondido, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Mr. H., we're happy to hear that you thoroughly enjoyed your meal here. Thanks for the amazing recommendation. We can't wait to welcome you back. Thanks, Ted's Management

Reviewed 15 September 2017

Stopped to visit relatives on the way back home and they suggested we eat here. We have a great visit, too bad the food didn't match up with the visit. We've eaten Mexican food all over the country and this is not a place we'll...More

Thank jesbigfish
David F, Owner at Ted Cafe Escondido, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2017

We're disappointed we missed the mark with your visit. We expect all our guests to leave completely satisfied with Mexican meals and customer service, and we're bummed we weren't able to do that with you. Thanks for giving us a shot, and we wish you...More

Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Huge portions and endless appetizers make Ted's one of our favorite places to eat in Broken Arrow. We went on Labor Day in the evening. I had the Mexican Flag. It's a mix of three enchiladas, chicken, beef, and salsa verde with rice and beans....More

Thank Sooperdad
David F, Owner at Ted Cafe Escondido, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2017

It's great to hear you have a favorite dish that never disappoints! We're always happy to have you in for a meal, and we hope it won't be too long before you're back our way. See you soon, Ted's Management

Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

We have never been greeted so many times and told to enjoy our lunch, awesome customer service. Food was great also, the complimentary chips/ salsa/ queso we really good...and then came the complimentary Sopapillas....YUM! I would highly recommend this restaurant.

Thank Linda H
David F, Owner at Ted Cafe Escondido, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2017

It's great to hear you enjoyed your visit. We're so glad to have you as a fan and lookf orward to welcoming you back again soon! Until then, Ted's Management

Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Great prices great food wonderful staff what more could you ask for? Will take my family back again!!!

Thank travelingduo_10
David F, Owner at Ted Cafe Escondido, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2017

We're so happy to hear you all had a great time! It was lovely having you, and we hope it won't be too long before we're welcoming you back! Looking forward to it, Ted's Management

Reviewed 2 July 2017

We really like the food served at Teds and the wait staff has always been very attentive. We ate there last night and our waiter was great. My major complaint is the dirty floors and bathroom. Kind of a turn off. Makes me wonder about...More

Thank Judy S
David F, Owner at Ted Cafe Escondido, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2017

Thanks for continuing to come see us, Judy! It's great to hear your meals always hit the spot. We're sorry to hear you were less impressed with the interior itself, though. We are an older restaurant, however we can assure you that we take hygiene...More

Reviewed 26 June 2017

Out of 4 meals, at 11am, mine was underwhelming. My meal was supposed to be shredded chicken enchiladas, they were huge chunks. The cilantro lime rice was crispy on the inside, WAY underdone. The black beans were good. Thank goodness for John Paul, or we...More

Thank lynnv102017
David F, Owner at Ted Cafe Escondido, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2017

Thanks for stopping by! It's great to hear you enjoyed some things about your visit, but we wish you were more impressed with your whole experience. We can assure you that all of the dishes that come to your table are cooked as they should...More

Reviewed 31 May 2017

Carry out order ready 20 minutes longer than told. Get home and missing part of the order. I'm not driving back. They had plenty of people running around doing something but laughing and carrying on........move them in carry out to help.More

Thank HOGRIDER1949
David F, Owner at Ted Cafe Escondido, responded to this reviewResponded 3 June 2017

We are sorry to hear your carry-out experience missed the mark. We always strive to make sure every guest is 100% happy. Knowing that you are not is disheartening. We do hope you will give us another chance to provide you the five star experience...More

Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

Really liked it!!! Like my favorite place back home.. Service and food both excellent!!! Thank you Stephen our server and Joseph the manger..Margaritas on the house..for our anniversary!!!

Thank Patricia B
David F, Owner at Ted Cafe Escondido, responded to this reviewResponded 28 April 2017

Thanks for stopping by, Patricia! Glad you enjoyed your time with us. We appreciate that you enjoyed both the great food and the excellent service. Hope we're able to see you back again someday soon -- happy anniversary! Until next time, Ted's Management

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18 January 2017|
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Response from dwaken | Reviewed this property |
They don't take reservations, but have a banquet room you can reserve for large groups.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:45 AM - 8:30 PM
10:45 AM - 9:00 PM
10:45 AM - 9:00 PM
10:45 AM - 9:00 PM
10:45 AM - 9:00 PM
10:45 AM - 10:00 PM
10:45 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5301 Main St, #117, Broken Arrow, OK 74012
  • Location: United States  >  Oklahoma (OK)  >  Broken Arrow
  • Phone Number: +1 405-813-8337
Serving friend and family a delicious meal in your home is deeply embedded in Mexican culture. With that in mind, Ted Curtis, our founder, set out to create a welcoming restaurant inspired by that experience. We are rooted in serving the best Mexican food, made from the freshest premium-quality ingredients, served with unsurpassed hospitality. Since the first Ted's Café Escondido restaurant opened in 1991, we have stayed true to these founding principles, without compromise. At Ted's, you are not just a customer, but our guest. We strive to make each of our guests feel welcome and special. We are passionate about continuing to prepare our fresh delicious food daily, by hand. We are dedicated to serving you with humility and heart. Our goal is to exceed your expectations on each and every visit.
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