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Monterey's Tex MEX Cafe

$$ - $$$
Mexican, American, Southwestern
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3815 SE Adams Rd, Bartlesville, OK 74006-8406
+1 918-333-5524
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Bartlesville, OK
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51 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Went in for a quick lunch on the weekend. We were seated immediately, chips and salsa brought right to the table. All food was hot and fresh, very flavorful. Will return soon.

Thank Bdbanshee
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43 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 November 2016

Solid value on the Mexican food front. Delicious salsa with the table chips (beware, I like spicy salsa!). I can recommend the shrimp dishes. Thin beer list but they do have Negro Modelo in bottles and bring a new frozen mug with each bottle. Great service.

Thank J S
Bartlesville, OK
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51 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 August 2016

Went in for lunch on a weekend and were seated quickly. Chips and salsa were brought to the table even before we ordered our drinks. Food was hot and fresh, and service was excellent. We eat at this location almost weekly.

Thank Bdbanshee
Phoenix, Arizona, United States
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26 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 July 2016

my wife and I went in for an early dinner and were very impressed with the fajitas with shrimp, steak and chicken. The service was very friendly and fun; very attentive. The flan was great!

1 Thank RickGuerito
Bartlesville, Oklahoma
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109 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 May 2016

very good authentic Mexican food , great atmosphere, great price , very friendly staff , unlimited chips and salsa !

Thank martine028
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128 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 March 2016 via mobile

We are from Oklahoma but now live in North Carolina where it is tough to find good Tex Mex. we always eat here when we visit. The food is good and, coming from NC, super cheap. Our group had cheese enchiladas, chicken enchiladas, and a chimichanga. Main dishes and salsa were excellent. Beans and rice were okay. It's definitely worth... More 

Thank Muleyman
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24 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2016 via mobile

Eat here often. Pretty good tex mex food. I like the steak and cheese enchiladas with cheese sauce. The burritos and tacos are good also. Decent salsa. Good wait staff.

Thank Cory M
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26 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 September 2015

The service is good, not exceptional. The prices are very reasonable for the quantity of food received. The menu selection is typical Tex-Mex, which is not a slam. The food is not impressive...meaning that the taste is quite ordinary and uninspired. I may be wrong, but I'm willing to bet that the food is heated in a microwave before serving.... More 

Thank MickCarpenter
Coronado, California
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347 reviews
267 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 September 2015

We enjoyed a good meal of varied Mexican dishes. Having experienced a lot of Mexican cuisine in the U.S. and in Mexico, we would consider the offerings to be very good in most cases. Sometimes the food could be warmer/hotter when served, but staff is quick to correct any problems. Service was generally prompt and attentive. The Sopapillos were less... More 

Thank prevere
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95 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 June 2015 via mobile

This is my favorite Mexican restaurant. But here lately I have been getting the Mexican hamburger. Oh my gosh! I'm in love! Big juicy burger with melted cheese and jalapeños on this sweet home made bun. I can only eat half so I take the other half home with me. They come with French fries. You have to try their... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
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Mexican, American, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3815 SE Adams Rd, Bartlesville, OK 74006-8406
  • Location: United States  >  Oklahoma (OK)  >  Bartlesville
  • Phone Number: +1 918-333-5524

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?