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Enrique's Restaurant

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2213 N Waverly St, Suite 3, Ponca City, OK 74601-1121
+1 580-762-5507
4:30 pm - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Mon - Thu 4:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Fri 4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Wichita, Kansas
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330 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 134 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 2, 2016

Let's get the first thing out of the way; the chips and salsa were good and different, the $3.00 cost for it was on the high side considering that once the chips got cold they became almost nasty. The pollo loco soup that came with the lunch special was great. I could make a meal out of that alone. The... More 

Thank Leon67203
Tulsa, Oklahoma
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28 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 28, 2016

While visiting Ponca City, we ate at Enrique's based on the recommendation of a friend and we were not disappointed. Great food, neat location, and maybe the best salsa I've ever had. Watching an airplane taxi on the nearby runway added to the experience.

1 Thank Allison S
Jacksonville, Florida
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27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 15, 2016

We've been to Enrique's several times when we visit Ponca City and they never disappoint. They are consistently great! We love the puffy tortilla chips and their queso is unlike anywhere else, perfect flavor. We have had just about everything on the menu, but this visit we enjoyed beef tacos that were delicious and chicken fajitas that were very juicy... More 

Thank L B
Ponca City, Oklahoma
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126 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 4, 2016 via mobile

People fly in from miles around to eat at Enrique's. The restaurant is located inside the Ponca City airport. It is consistently good food. Their "chips" are different than any other place in that they are fresh fried flour tortillas. So most of them puff up. It makes them great for cracking them open and scooping up salsa or cheese.... More 

Thank Okie_Pam
Kansas City, Missouri
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 25, 2016 via mobile

Love this restaurant. The food tastes great and you get nice sized portions for the price. Everyone is friendly and helpful.

Thank mhaywood66
Ponca City, Oklahoma
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 18, 2016 via mobile

Enrique's is one of only a couple places in town that people from outside of Ponca City enjoy going to eat at. Although a little pricy, the food is quite good if you don't mind a little grease. The chips here are unique, being "puffy" and come with a small charge although are freshly made to order. The heat level... More 

Thank TerranceTheLonghorn
Ponca City, Oklahoma
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27 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 25, 2016

I've never had a bad experience here. Some folks I've taken there have complained about paying for chips vs the home made fresh chips they offer, but those are the same people that drive a 20 year old Yugo and shop at 2nd hand stores. Like has been posted previously, you can order your chips the way you want them.... More 

Thank Dennishoddy
Dallas, Texas
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142 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 19, 2016 via mobile

Stopped based in TA reviews. Arrived around 7pm on a Saturday. Most everything we ordered was old and cold. Our chips were soggy. Our tacos had not one iota of heat in them. The only thing that was warm was the tamale. Obviously everything else was made hours before and no one on the kitchen staff could be bothered to... More 

Thank pdrey
Ponca City, Oklahoma
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2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 15, 2016

Food is pretty good and service was decent. May be a bit expensive compared to other Mexican places in Ponca City.

Thank mvillar1966
Ponca City, Oklahoma
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42 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 15, 2016

The food is the BEST. They charge for chips but they are worth it. They make the chips fresh and you can ask for them soft, regular, or crispy. We love Chicken Finger Tacos and I often get the Green Chicken Enchalada lunch special. The soup is REMARKABLE!!!

Thank AnM_Morriss

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children, Large groups, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
4:30 pm - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
4:30 pm - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
4:30 pm - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
4:30 pm - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2213 N Waverly St, Suite 3, Ponca City, OK 74601-1121
  • Location: United States  >  Oklahoma (OK)  >  Ponca City
  • Phone Number: +1 580-762-5507

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?