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Ted's Cafe Escondido Edmond

801 E Danforth Rd, Edmond, OK 73034-5063
+1 405-810-8337
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Ranked #7 of 264 Restaurants in Edmond
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Mexican
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Dining options: Late Night
Description: What Makes Ted's Unique? We would like to take this time to welcome you to our cafe. We feel it is tradition in all of Mexico to have friends home for a delicious Mexican meal. Everything from our salsas and tortillas to our tamales are made fresh daily in the finest Mexican tradition. Our guarantee to you is we will use only the best quality and freshest ingredients available. We are proud and hope you will agree our meals are prepared "The way Mexican food should be." We invite you to visit our website for more information on our to-go, catering and delivery services, as well as banquet availability at select locations. With eight locations in North OKC, South OKC, Edmond, Normand, Tulsa Hills, Broken Arrow, Del City and Lawton, it's easier than ever to find a Ted's Cafe Escondido close to you! We sincerely appreciate this opportunity to serve you.
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Edmond, Oklahoma
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Ted's is not worth the hype they get, but it is fairly good Tex Mex if that's what you are looking for. They are just the same as many other Tex Mex restaurants in the metro. They lack exciting salsa and can be rather pricey.

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David F, Owner at Ted's Cafe Escondido Edmond, responded to this review

We've got to say, it's pretty disheartening to hear you find our food to be only "so-so," Doug. We always strive to set ourselves apart with our quality of food and service, so knowing you've felt we provided nothing above average is really disappointing. We're sorry to see you've felt so underwhelmed, but we know all it would take is... More 

Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Went with in-laws and kids so we had a big group. They took us to the conference center/party room instead of making us wait to get into the main dining room. We appreciated let's wait on the other hand the atmosphere here was not as vibrant and active as they are regular dining room. The tables we are bend in... More 

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David F, Owner at Ted's Cafe Escondido Edmond, responded to this review

It's really amazing to hear we were you birthday celebration location of choice! Knowing that you guys love us enough to visit on your special day means the world to us. We're definitely looking forward to hosting you all as guests again soon, and we hope that each future experience here is even better than the last. Sincerely, Ted's Management More 

Edmond, Oklahoma, United States
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014 via mobile

I have always loved coming to Ted for lunch or dinner. But since they changel the menu they don't have much of a variety, so your limited on the choices. The flour tortillas used to be so good, but they changed those also. I am hoping they change things back.

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David F, Owner at Ted's Cafe Escondido Edmond, responded to this review

While it's great to hear we've had such a committed guest in you, Julie, it's disappointing to see you haven't been liking any of the changes we've been implementing. We can assure you that while the menu has changed, we still offer everything we used too. Also, our flour tortillas are the same as they always have been. Know that... More 

Edmond, Oklahoma
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

While not true Mexican this is a very good Tex-Mex. The lines are long (a testament to the food's quality) and the fresh tortillas are wonderful. Service is always very good, no matter how long the wait. If you want to avoid the lines, go before 7 (we go before 6:30 and rarely wait except for the weekends).

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David F, Owner at Ted's Cafe Escondido Edmond, responded to this review

We can't tell you enough how amazing it feels to read this review! Knowing that you've felt whatever wait you've experienced was always worth it for our high quality food is really terrific to hear. We certainly hope to count you as a happy guest of ours for many visits to come! Much appreciated, Ted's Management More 

Edmond, Oklahoma
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

The food is really good and the atmosphere is typical Mexican Restaurant. Service is good. It is a busy place and pretty noisy at times. Not a fast food restaurant with regard to food. This is really good Mexican food with a variety of choices. We go there often.

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David F, Owner at Ted's Cafe Escondido Edmond, responded to this review

We're definitely consider ourselves lucky to have a frequent guest in you! It's really great to hear that from the food to the service each experience here has been excellent for you. We hope to keep you as a satisfied guest of ours for years to come! Best, Ted's Management More 

Edmond, Oklahoma
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

It's always packed so the earlier you get there, the better. Wait staff are great as is the food. For some reason, most Mexican food lovers either Love Ted's or Hate Ted's. I don't know why?? Staff are efficient at seating and food does not usually take long. I'm usually in a big office lunch group and they still get... More 

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David F, Owner at Ted's Cafe Escondido Edmond, responded to this review

Well, we're glad you're the type of Mexican food lover that loves us, Laurie! It's really fantastic to hear the from the food to the service, you've always left satisfied, so thank you for that. Anytime you've got another office lunch or are hit with a tortilla craving, we'll be looking forward to seeing you back to dine with us!... More 

Wichita, Kansas
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39 reviews 39 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Dined at Ted's at 5pm Friday night and got right in. Great food and impressed that Queso, guacamole, tortilla's, relish and sopa's where all included in price of entree'. We split the Ted's favorite with steak and found it to be one of the best tex-mex meals we have had in a long time. Service was incredible and we left... More 

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David F, Owner at Ted's Cafe Escondido Edmond, responded to this review

It's so fantastic to hear you enjoyed some of the best Tex-Mex you've had while with us! Knowing that you loved our complimentary salsa, queso, chips and sopapillas means a lot, especially because that's how we love to show our guests how much they mean to us. Anytime you're craving our favorite 'dilla or anything else Tex-Mexy, you know we've... More 

Edmond, Oklahoma
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Ted's always seems busy because people love this place. My aunt will drive an hour to get their fajitas, guacamole and complimentary sopapillas at the end of the meal. It seems like anyone visiting the OKC area always requests a Ted's visit. My cousin's wife came to OK from Hawaii twice and asked to go to Ted's both times. Be... More 

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David F, Owner at Ted's Cafe Escondido Edmond, responded to this review

Wow -- it's such an honor that we've been a must-have for you and your family, Diane! Although we wish we could accommodate every guest quickly, we're so happy to know that you understand and find that we are well worth the wait. We'll definitely be looking forward to keeping our great experience streak going on your next visit! Until... More 

Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014 via mobile

Good food and atmosphere. Menu doesn't offer a lot of different food options but has the basics, enchiladas, fajitas and nachos.

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David F, Owner at Ted's Cafe Escondido Edmond, responded to this review

It's always great to hear that our guests have enjoyed our atmosphere and food, so thank you for that. It's disappointing that you felt our menu is lacking quantity, though. We like to think that our emphasis on quality over quantity resonates well with our guests, but we apologize that you felt differently. We would really love another chance to... More 

Bartlesville, Oklahoma
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253 reviews 253 reviews
139 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Teds is a great restaurant. The food is always flavorful and fresh and the service is always great. Try the Chimichanga, it is great! They give you nice warm chips and queso and homemade tortillas, yum!

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David F, Owner at Ted's Cafe Escondido Edmond, responded to this review

Best Mexican food around? Wow, thanks so much! Flavorful and fresh food -- along with great service -- is what we pride ourselves on. Any time you've got another chimichanga craving, our doors are always open. Hope we can give you a five-star experience on your next visit! Much appreciated, Ted's Management More 

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Additional Information about Ted's Cafe Escondido Edmond

Address: 801 E Danforth Rd, Edmond, OK 73034-5063
Phone Number: +1 405-810-8337
Location: United States  >  Oklahoma (OK)  >  Edmond
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Mexican

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