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El Patio Mexican Restaurant

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731 N. 14th, Ponca City, OK 74604
580-718-0215
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11:30 am - 9:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
Description: Phone: 580-718-0215

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  • 15
    Excellent
  • 19
    Very good
  • 7
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Busiest restaurant in town

They serve a lunch buffet 11-2. The parking lot is always full at lunch and dinner. It is a favorite of the locals. Good food, too.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
queanmum
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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

They serve a lunch buffet 11-2. The parking lot is always full at lunch and dinner. It is a favorite of the locals. Good food, too.

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Thank queanmum
Broken Arrow, Oklahoma
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23 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2015

When I entered, I was greeted by a young female with my "favorite" hostess question of "Just one?" Yes, I'm travelling on business and there's just one of me. It's not because I don't have any friends or don't know anyone who would enjoy my company at dinner. After I confirmed there was "just one", I specifically asked for a... More 

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Thank EBart06
San Diego, California
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2015 via mobile

While in Ponca city on business, we frequented el patio for dinner. Great food all around, great staff, and the margaritas are awesome. I wish that I would have tried them sooner.

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Thank Eric S
Ponca City, Oklahoma
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2015

They have a great buffet for the noon and evening meal. Bathrooms are not the cleanest. The prices are good and the food was excellent!

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Thank kittkatt2015
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015

i have eaten at this restaurant at least 3 times over the last 4 years,the service and alcoholic drinks are fine but if you know good mexican food don,waste your time.i lived in corpus christi texas for a time and had some original real deal mexican food,el patio is not a good place to eat

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Thank Neal B
Kansas
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015

Food was not what I expected. It was very bland and expensive for what we received. Very cheap made food. Employees were rude

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Thank aliceinwonderlanddd
Ponca City, Oklahoma
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101 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

The lunch buffet includes chile rellanos, tacos, fajita meat, guacamole, enchiladas, and more. It is hot, quick and filling. Service is good. Price is reasonable.

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Thank Okie_Pam
Oklahoma
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84 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015 via mobile

I had the special and it was huge. My wife had shrimp fajitas. Both were good, not exceptional but we will come back. Service was fair.

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Thank Pepper-eater
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 via mobile

Love the wait staff and service is quick. Good food and drinks.. wait staff is friendly. Birthdays are always special to celebrate there as well. You get to put on a sabro and they sing to you.

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Thank jewels2311
Broken Arrow
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15 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

The food and service were excellent, we will be back, make sure you have a margarita while you are there!

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Thank Mark P

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 731 N. 14th, Ponca City, OK 74604
  • Location: United States  >  Oklahoma (OK)  >  Ponca City
  • Phone Number: 580-718-0215

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican

Description

Phone: 580-718-0215
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?