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El Jarocho Mexican Restaurant

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Mexican,
1222 W Gentry Ave, Checotah, OK 74426-2059
+1 918-689-7350
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good34%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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1222 W Gentry Ave, Checotah, OK 74426-2059
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Reviewed 11 January 2018

Everything I have eaten there has been prepared with care and concern - to my delight; service goes out of the way to make the being and eating experience pleasurable and comfortable (meets needs before needed). Plenty of food (large helpings -enough for another meal)...More

Thank twigy1212
Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

What a surprise to find a really nice and clean Mexican restaurant in the middle of no where. Lunch special are very inexpensive. I had the ground beef burrito and my partner had the beef taco and enchiladas Chips and salsa good. No complaints and...More

Thank ronjon1952
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

Because everyone else loved their meal last time, we decided to return to El Jarocho on our next Checotah visit. Once again, the meal was enjoyed by all. I even gave the chile verde another go. This time not only was the sauce good but...More

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

Great service from the beginning to the end. Really good food also and a lot of different choices. Definitely a good stop. Will be back again when we travel this way.

Thank tama940
Reviewed 17 August 2017

The food is different depending on the part of Mexico you are in. The food served her e is common to the Vera Cruz area. We have ate here twice once I didn't like it but the second time it was better. As in all...More

Thank rafterbr
Reviewed 14 August 2017

They added a full bar in the last year! A big plus for me. Margaritas are a must with Mexican food. Quality of food also seems to be improving. Is was ok before but better now.

Thank Roni M
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Stopped based on reviews. We were very disappointed. Service was fast and friendly but our server really didn't come back to check on us. We just did not care for the taste of the food. The chicken used in the enchiladas & tacos was shredded...More

Thank Dana S
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

Found this place on strip Advisor and it didn't steer us wrong. The frozen margaritas were delicious and the food was great. We shared the Steven special with flour tortillas, queso, chips & salsa.

Thank Nicki M
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

This place gives you plenty of food and you won't go away hungry. Good atmosphere. My nieces would rather eat here than anywhere. And you know how picky teenagers are. Close to interstate, gas and Walmart.

Thank Deb D
Reviewed 14 February 2017

they have good food fast service prices not to bad they come back and check on you four or five times to see if you need any thing

Thank rafish1953
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 10
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1222 W Gentry Ave, Checotah, OK 74426-2059
  • Location: United States  >  Oklahoma (OK)  >  Checotah
  • Phone Number: +1 918-689-7350
ZIP: 74426, PHONE: 918.473.0301. This place was at a highway exit where here was nothing more than a truck stop and this little Mexican restaurant across the street. The parking lot was full so, we thought we’d give it a try being that it couldn’t be too bad if there were so many cars. I honestly don't think I've ever had better authentic Mexican food than what I had here. The owner was on site that day and noted that they even everything fresh everyday. You can definitely tell the difference. If I travel back through this area again, I will absolutely stop here again! I had chicken enchiladas and they were so awesome that I literally cleaned my plate.
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