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Ted Cafe Escondido

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Mexican, , Vegetarian Friendly
5301 Main St, #117, Broken Arrow, OK 74012
+1 405-813-8337
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  • Very good25%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
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5301 Main St, #117, Broken Arrow, OK 74012
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Reviewed 16 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 1 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 5 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

Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

We were excited to be meeting our friends from Florida that were vacationing w some of their other friends here in Oklahoma. Tulsa was halfway pt for all of us. They wanted to try Ted's & since we had enjoyed the food before we agreed....More

Thank cindyloupatrick
David F, Owner at Ted Cafe Escondido, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2017

Thanks for visiting us! Apologies that your food wasn't exactly what you anticipated. You should absolutely expect your meals to come out hot and perfectly cooked. We're not sure exactly what happened here. In any case, glad you enjoyed our friendly service, though! Safe travels,...More

Reviewed 4 April 2017

It had been six to eight years since our first two visits. Todays third visit will be the last. Three in the afternoon and the floors we filthy, food on the chairs. Unwrapped the silverware to discover dried food that could not be removed. Service...More

Thank Bruno_Flipper
David F, Owner at Ted Cafe Escondido, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2017

We have high standards for the cleanliness of our restaurant, so this doesn't sound like us at all. We'll definitely look into it, as you deserve our best at all times. The food should also be top notch, so please know your feedback will be...More

Reviewed 30 March 2017

We arrived just a little past 4 p.m. on a Wednesday. It took about 10 minutes to get a table even though there were lots of empty tables. The waitress came for our drink order pretty quickly. She returned with our chips and salsa. When...More

Thank D H
David F, Owner at Ted Cafe Escondido, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2017

We want to get good food out to you fast, so we're sorry about this unusual experience. We're looking into it to see why you didn't get the attentive and quick service we're known for. With that in mind, we hope you'll give us another...More

Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

About 2 pm for 2 seated right away beverages and perfect margaritas taco salad and spinach quesadilla quesadilla was not greasy the tortilla was thin and cooked right taco salad typical service was good

Thank john E
David F, Owner at Ted Cafe Escondido, responded to this reviewResponded 30 March 2017

John, we make those tortillas ourselves, so we're delighted you enjoyed the quesadilla so much. Thanks for taking a moment to write about it! We hope you can join us for more margaritas and Mexican cooking soon. Until then, Ted's Management

Reviewed 25 March 2017

Because we do not live close, it had been several years since we visited Ted's and we were excited to get to go back. We arrived for an early lunch just after 11:00, so were there before it got busy. Unfortunately, we had a bit...More

Thank Henry A
David F, Owner at Ted Cafe Escondido, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2017

Henry, thank you for taking the time to speak to us in person about your review. Your feedback is vital to us, so it's great to know what we can do better next time. Cleanliness, in particular, is something we consider important, so we'll make...More

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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, Child-friendly, Kids
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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