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Ted's Cafe Escondido

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Mexican,
5301 Main St, Suite 117, Del City, OK 73115-5506
+1 405-813-8337
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good29%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“queso” (16 reviews)
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5301 Main St, Suite 117, Del City, OK 73115-5506
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here because it was close to my hotel and they were listed in a gluten free app I use. They had a gluten sensitive menu, which I appreciated, but it didn't make a ton of sense (why aren't the grilled fish tacos on it?...More

Thank efm16
David F, Owner at Ted's Cafe Escondido, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

We're happy you found us while staying nearby. It's important to us to have things on the menu that everyone can enjoy, but we apologize if there was any confusion with your gluten-free order. We're constantly working to improve and train new staff in order...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have a Ted's in Tulsa and it's not very good, but it's close to my house. I eat there when I can't think of somewhere else to go. I was on a business trip in Midwest City and saw a Ted's near the hotel....More

Thank Vida1958
David F, Owner at Ted's Cafe Escondido, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

While we're happy you were impressed with your service, we're sorry to hear your food didn't exceed your expectations. We're always happy to make recommendation or accommodations to ensure you enjoy every meal, so if you ever need anything please let us know. Hope to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a nice place, my daughter invited me for dinner, fill like a Mexican dad, I drove 350 miles and worth every bite, the food the servers, no wait, maybe would have been a 5 if we did not have to ask for the tortillas...More

Thank Gaielle
David F, Owner at Ted's Cafe Escondido, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We're so happy your meal was worth the drive! It was a pleasure having you and your daughter in for dinner, and we're thrilled you enjoyed everything. We look forward to welcoming you back again sometime for an even better experience and all the tortillas...More

Reviewed 4 October 2017

Our office group came here to eat while at a conference nearby. Got in and food eaten well within time limits. Great food.

Thank James17
David F, Owner at Ted's Cafe Escondido, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2017

It was great having you and your co workers by for a meal, and we're glad everyone enjoyed our food and fast service. Best, Ted's Management

Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

We sat at the table for 10 min with no chips or salsa, Jessica finally brought chips but no salsa. Another 5 -10 min later Collin could see something wasn't right, he came over and asked if had gotten salsa of tortillas I replied no....More

Thank Christopher K
David F, Owner at Ted's Cafe Escondido, responded to this reviewResponded 27 September 2017

Christopher, thanks for sharing a meal with us. We're sorry that your experience was not up to par. We want you to always have a great experience, so if there's anything we can do, don't hesitate to let us know. Hope to have you back...More

Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

I ate here with a friend. We always enjoy the homemade tortillas and the chips and quest. I ordered the nachos grade. They were good as well.

Thank K M
David F, Owner at Ted's Cafe Escondido, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2017

We're thrilled you enjoyed everything! it's great you took advantage of the complimentary appetizers and were a fan of your entree as well. Hope to have you back again soon! Best, Ted's Management

Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Ted's Escondido -Del City (an OK & MO restaurant chain )was listed as the highest rated restaurant near our hotel ---that got us here. Popular with the local military families, lots of birthday celebrations going on during our weeknight dinner. Chips, salsa, queso, and a...More

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

We're thrilled our glowing online presence made you want to check us out. It's awesome your whole meal was a delight from the first bite of salsa to the last bite or chimichanga. Thanks for your feedback about the volume inside our spot, too --...More

Reviewed 12 September 2017

Was invited to go with friends because of kids-eat-free Monday. How they pay for feeding kids for free is to boost menu prices for adults. Take the clearly marked $8.99 Taco diner plate. It is priced on the final ticket at $12.99. They didn't care...More

Thank thesparky1000
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

There were six of us and now living out of state in Florida I cannot find a text mex stule Mexican restaurant. Ted has always been a favorite and their homemade flour tortillas are wonderful. I was a little disappointed in my enchiladas as they...More

Thank luvtodive2004
David F, Owner at Ted's Cafe Escondido, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2017

It's great to hear you enjoyed your experience! Thanks for taking the time to leave a review. Hope to see you for more homemade tortillas and an even better meal sometime soon! Until then, Ted's Management

Reviewed 24 June 2017

Ted's is excellent. It is very convenient to I-40 and they know how to put out great food very quickly. The portions are just right and the servers are on point.

1  Thank licorice2017
David F, Owner at Ted's Cafe Escondido, responded to this reviewResponded 26 June 2017

We're so happy to hear you love Ted's! It's great you enjoy the food, as well as the service, and we hope to have yo back for more soon. -Ted's Management

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Television, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
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, Suite 117, Del City, OK 73115-5506
  • Location: United States  >  Oklahoma (OK)  >  Del City
  • 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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