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Monterey's Tex MEX Cafe

Mexican, American, Southwestern
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3815 SE Adams Rd, Bartlesville, OK 74006
(918) 333-5524
Today
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch

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  • 5
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Usually Very Good

The food is almost always very good. Like everywhere else their prices are a little on the high side but it's okay for a couple of times a month. I suggest going during lunch for their specials.Smaller portions so be forewarned. Larger portions in evenings but also more $$. I don't drink so I can't... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 21, 2015
okielady64
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Bartlesville, Oklahoma
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Bartlesville, Oklahoma
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

The food is almost always very good. Like everywhere else their prices are a little on the high side but it's okay for a couple of times a month. I suggest going during lunch for their specials.Smaller portions so be forewarned. Larger portions in evenings but also more $$. I don't drink so I can't comment on their liquors or... More 

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Owasso, Oklahoma
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99 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

I ordered something not on the menu. I asked if I could get a wet bean burrito, had to explain way "wet" is. What I received was a tiny burrito with about a tablespoon of beans. It was covered in ok cheese sauce. I guess I shouldn't complain as the burrito was cheaper than my tea. The chips were pasty... More 

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Bartlesville, Oklahoma
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22 reviews 22 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

The food is good but I actually prefer Senor Salsa these days. This place used to be my favorite, but the last couple of visits was somewhat of a disappointment.

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Bartlesville, Oklahoma
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305 reviews 305 reviews
175 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

When were in the mood for Tex-Mex this is a good bet. The food always comes out fast and fresh. The service is usually pretty good. Try the chimichanga.

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Oklahoma
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

Even thought I am not a real Tex Mex lover, the food in this place is exceptional. You can find something for everyone. It is prepared and to the table in very good time. The help is very good and always there to help. They serve the best chips and salsa in town.

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Newalla
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59 reviews 59 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2013

A group of 7 family members went here for lunch. Food was nothing I'd rush back for but it wasn't bad either. The service was really lacking. Took a long time to take our order, bring drinks, etc... 3 of us got a drink refill but then she rushed off. The other 4 never did get a refill. Didn't see... More 

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Broomfield, Colorado
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53 reviews 53 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2013

We ate here the evening before Thanksgiving. The food is pretty good and their carnitas were close to authentic. Chips and salsa include with the meal at no charge. Silverware and glassware appeared older and well used. This really bothers me as it can sometime be hard to tell if the cloudiness on the glasses is because they have been... More 

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Shawnee, Oklahoma
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24 reviews 24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013

While in town on an overnight trip, we met with my brother and his family at Monterey's. Got a reservation for 7 in an hours notice, nice table. Service was good, fast, and hot. Served chips and sasa, no charge, but we ordered chili-con-case (was really good). They didn't automatically add 20% gratuity to the ticket. We all enjoyed the... More 

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Bartlesville, Oklahoma
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013

Monterey's is a good place to get some tex-mex food. You can't go wrong eating at Monterey's. I always have the Fajita and it's always good. Every time our family has a craving for mexican, we go here.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2013 via mobile

I'm from the east coast I come down to Copan to visit friends every year. Can I first start out by saying this food is one of the best places I've ever ate at! So good! The chips and salsa were outstanding the service was great! So good!!!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 3815 SE Adams Rd, Bartlesville, OK 74006
  • Location: United States  >  Oklahoma (OK)  >  Bartlesville
  • Phone Number: (918) 333-5524

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican, American, Southwestern
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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