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Don Serapio's Restaurant

1637 E Us Highway 66, El Reno, OK 73036
(405) 262-7744
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Ranked #7 of 37 restaurants in El Reno
Cuisines: Mexican
Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Dessert
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Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Dessert
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Moore, Oklahoma
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242 reviews 242 reviews
171 restaurant reviews
123 helpful votes 123 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

Positives: Very good guacamole, large portions Negatives: Mostly average food, disinterested service I can't say we're experts about Serapio's in El Reno but we have more than a little experience with the place. We've eaten here a number times across the years and always left satisfied. During a recent sight-seeing trip to El Reno we stopped for lunch. We arrived... More

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El Reno, Oklahoma
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

This is very good Mexican food, not Tex-Mex or "modern" Mexican. You cannot compare this to Taco Bell or Taco Mayo - they are cheap fast food. If you want the good stuff, come to Serapio's.

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Chickasha, Oklahoma, United States
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35 reviews 35 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Service was 5 stars prompt and courteous staff but the food wasn't too pleasant. Very clean establishment Salsa tasted like can tomatoes over-peppered and spiced, the cheese sauce I thought was white gravy tasted okay but again over-peppered and chips was old. Rice was good but over-peppered. The only food that was good was the taco...the meat was tasty and... More

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Yukon, Oklahoma
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25 reviews 25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

We stopped by the other night for a Mexican meal. We ordered the chili relleno, tamale and fajitas. All of it looked and tasted like it have been reheated in the microwave. It was served way to fast to have been fresh made. The fajita meat (beef and chicken) were not even sizzling like they normally would be. The meat... More

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Yukon, Oklahoma
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29 reviews 29 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

I try to stop in here once a month for my fix of Mexican food. It's an open kitchen so you can see your food being made. It seems to me that the food is like home made. Very friendly staff and great food. Highly recommended!

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Hulbert, Oklahoma
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2014

We went there for dinner,as soon as we walked in we smelled a horrible smell of stale bread,burnt food,and alcohol .We ordered simple stuff,like tacos,burgers,and nachos it still took them at least an hour to bring us our food.I ordered 1 enchilada and a drink,basically,all I got was a greasy tortilla with a slice of cheese on top.My friend ordered... More

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Austin, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2013

We were traveling through OK on our way to TX. It was getting late and we found the listing on YELP with bad directions. We called and the owner answered and patiently gave excellent directions. I do not understand the negative reviews on service and treatment close to closing time. We were there until after the door was locked; were... More

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Hunstsville, AL
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120 reviews 120 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2013

So far this little restaurant has a whopping 7 reviews on Trip Advisor and two of them are negative. Those two must be from people who hate Mexican food, because Don Serapio's is a gem and the food is amazingly good. Tucked in what looks like an old Pizza Hut on a side road just off of Exit 125 on... More

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Yukon, Oklahoma
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111 reviews 111 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2013

We eat at Serapio's at least twice a month, and it is a 30+ mile drive for us, well worth it! The margarita's are good, but the Mexican been hits the spot. I love there burritos with chile verde, and the cheese sauce is always hot (temp) and especially good with the added onions. The chips are great because they... More

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mcloud, Oklahoma
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108 reviews 108 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2012

I've dined here at this Don Serapio's over 25 times since its opening. Their cheese sauce is always tasty, very good salsa, great tortillas, and I usually eat a chicken taco salad or the taco platter. I don't do the chili sauce on my burritos or enchiladas, but that's just me. The guy who runs the place gives me the... More

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