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Ted's Cafe Escondido - Tulsa Hills

7848 S Olympia Ave, Tulsa, OK 74132-1857
+1 918-301-8337
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good24%
  • Average19%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“sopapillas” (22 reviews)
“tortillas” (29 reviews)
“queso” (28 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Value
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LOCATION
7848 S Olympia Ave, Tulsa, OK 74132-1857
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1 - 10 of 129 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The salsa is freshly made and is also served with queso. Although their salsa is fresh and tastes great, they have a hotter version that you can get on request. The chips are thin and crisp. We had the Chimichanga Dinner and the lunch enchilada...More

Thank Spike S
David F, Owner at Ted's Cafe Escondido - Tulsa Hills, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for coming by! We're glad you enjoyed the salsa and queso and were a fan of your chimichanga, too. We appreciate the review and hope to welcome you back for an even better experience soon. Here's to many more meals in the future! Best,...More

Reviewed May 18, 2018 via mobile

We visited Ted’s for lunch on our anniversary trip. We have eaten at Ted’s in Oklahoma City and Kansas City and loved them. This one was excellent as well. Great food. Awesome amount of food and good prices. Service was excellent and fast. We had...More

Thank Amandam09
David F, Owner at Ted's Cafe Escondido - Tulsa Hills, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks so much for stopping by! We're glad you enjoyed everything and look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Best, Ted's Management

Reviewed May 13, 2018 via mobile

Good salsa, crisp chips, warm tortillas with butter, complimentary cheese dip and sopapillas ,generous portions, fresh food with food flavor, reasonable prices, friendly and efficient service-I think that says it...not the best but it tasted pretty darn good to us Okies who were transplanted to...More

Thank Tracey L
David F, Owner at Ted's Cafe Escondido - Tulsa Hills, responded to this reviewResponded May 18, 2018

Thanks for coming by! We're happy to hear you were impressed with the complimentary setup and enjoyed your meal. Hope to welcome you back for an even better visit sometime soon. -Ted's Management

Reviewed April 9, 2018 via mobile

The nice thing about Ted's is they give you so much free stuff. You can go there and spilt an entree. So you get out with an Excellent value. Good drinks and cold beer. Mmmmm.

Thank John C
David F, Owner at Ted's Cafe Escondido - Tulsa Hills, responded to this reviewResponded April 14, 2018

We're glad you enjoyed everything! We appreciate you taking the time to leave a review and look forward to welcoming you back for an even better experience soon. Best, Ted's Management

Reviewed April 7, 2018 via mobile

We went for dinner and it was packed. 50 minutes wait but it was Friday night so we decided to wait. Once seated we had excellent service. I had the tostada plate and my husband had some sort of combo. We enjoyed the complimentary chips,...More

Thank Tessa B
David F, Owner at Ted's Cafe Escondido - Tulsa Hills, responded to this reviewResponded April 12, 2018

We're glad everything was worth the wait! It's great to hear that you and your husband enjoyed your dinner and the complimentary setup. We look forward to the chance to show you an even better experience next time! Hope to see you again soon, Ted's...More

Reviewed March 11, 2018 via mobile

Very good! Great service and the salsa, cheese dip and homemade tortillas are delicious. Always a great experience we’ve been twice now and highly satisfied both times.

Thank Tonja M
David F, Owner at Ted's Cafe Escondido - Tulsa Hills, responded to this reviewResponded March 15, 2018

Thanks so much! We're happy to see you enjoyed everything, and we hope to welcome you back again soon. Best, Ted's Management

Reviewed March 10, 2018 via mobile

I’m not really sure why my friends like this place, other than the fact that queso and sopapillas come with every meal. The queso is gross, runny, and cheap quality just like the rest of their food. The sopapillas were good because You can’t mess...More

Thank universedrifter21
David F, Owner at Ted's Cafe Escondido - Tulsa Hills, responded to this reviewResponded March 15, 2018

Thanks for the review, we appreciate the feedback. We're sorry to hear that your visit didn't live up to your expectations. All of our food is made from scratch each day, including our queso , which means our guests enjoy fresh, great tasting food every...More

Reviewed December 30, 2017 via mobile

Most delicious tortillas and sopiapillas. The sever was terrific and made sure we were well taken care of.

Thank Pete D
David F, Owner at Ted's Cafe Escondido - Tulsa Hills, responded to this reviewResponded January 5, 2018

I'm glad you really enjoyed the tortillas and sopiapillas, Mr. Pete. Looking forward to welcoming you back. All the best, Ted's Management

Reviewed December 29, 2017 via mobile

This is not authentic Mexican cuisine; not by a long shot. Food was cold, tasteless and brought by an indifferent server. Queso? Please...it tasted like a cheese soup mix. Will never return to Ted’s.More

Thank ViktoriaSacker
David F, Owner at Ted's Cafe Escondido - Tulsa Hills, responded to this reviewResponded January 5, 2018

This is very disappointing to see, Ms. Sacker, and we're sorry if you didn't leave fully satisfied. You should receive outstanding food and friendly service while you're here, but it sounds like we missed the mark. That said, we hope you'll consider stopping in again...More

Reviewed November 28, 2017

Dishes severed / offered are very common Mexican American fare however, what is unique is the freshly made tortillas and salsa. Service is okay. On our trip, a party of 7 they managed to get one order wrong and not deliver all food items ordered....More

Thank dmc1956
David F, Owner at Ted's Cafe Escondido - Tulsa Hills, responded to this reviewResponded December 3, 2017

We're happy to hear you enjoyed your meal, but we apologize if the service you received was not up to the same standards. Everything about your experience should be top notch every visit, and we apologize if that wasn't the case this time. Customer service...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Monday
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Tuesday
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Wednesday
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Thursday
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Friday
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Saturday
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7848 S Olympia Ave, Tulsa, OK 74132-1857
  • Location: United States  >  Oklahoma (OK)  >  Tulsa
  • Phone Number: +1 918-301-8337
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Description
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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