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El Rio Verde

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38 N Trenton Ave, Tulsa, OK 74120-1602
+1 918-592-2555
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“wet burrito” (78 reviews)
“carne asada” (12 reviews)
“guacamole” (19 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
38 N Trenton Ave, Tulsa, OK 74120-1602
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were a large family group, didn't have to wait for a table. They were gracious and quick in serving all of us, some of us not wanting Mexican and getting American menu items instead. The 15-month old really enjoyed her food too! The Vampiro...More

Thank Hannah F
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been to El Rio Verde many times. It never disappoints. I would like to say I have sampled all their menu items, but I come back every time for the wet burrito. It is heaven on a plate. Bring your appetite, because it's...More

Thank Y2842FXmarkc
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My friends and I from The University of Tulsa come here often as the burritos can make a college student full, and they come at a very reasonable price! I highly recommend the carne asada wet burrito and a glass of horchata!

Thank clintellis99
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Rio Verde does a great job of serving up Mexican food for gringos - not to be confused with authentic Mexican food.The wet burrito is delicious, you'll look at it and say, "I can't eat all that!" then you'll eat all that. Get there early...More

Thank Rick P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ask for the beef wet burrito for lunch. Get there early or wait in line - outside. It is a small place I recommend going to while the Sun is up.

Thank soonerlisa23
Reviewed June 14, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I love hole-in-the-wall establishments as they have the most flavorful plates! But we were disappointed with El Rio Verde. Salsa was average. The queso resembled concession stand nachos. Plus you had to pay for additional baskets of chips. My chicken fajita quesadilla...More

1  Thank Lacie B
Reviewed May 3, 2018 via mobile

El Rio Verde definitely classifies as hole in the wall! As others have mentioned you begin to wonder as you are driving through the area and looking for it. I loved the ambiance and the guacamole was amazing. Other parts were so so - the...More

Thank Marybeth58
Reviewed April 11, 2018 via mobile

Menu has changed, prices are still low, food quality was good, I ordered the ceviche and was surprised at the size of the portion, that and the 2 tacos and I was stuffed, the wife looked at me funny when I ordered as said I'd...More

Thank Oklahomadiablo
Reviewed March 29, 2018 via mobile

Driving up you wouldn’t think much of the place but it is a quaint Mexican diner with great food at reasonable prices. My wife and I had a wet and dry burrito and both thoroughly enjoyed them. Would highly recommend stopping in!

Thank Bill L
Reviewed March 13, 2018

Area was a little sketchy at night but once inside, what a treat. Fantastic food at almost unreal prices!!! We will definitely be back!!!

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Sharon O
March 19, 2017|
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Response from rswf05 | Reviewed this property |
No they don't serve breakfast at all
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
8:30 AM - 9:30 PM
8:30 AM - 9:30 PM
8:30 AM - 9:30 PM
8:30 AM - 9:30 PM
8:30 AM - 9:30 PM
8:30 AM - 9:30 PM
8:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 38 N Trenton Ave, Tulsa, OK 74120-1602
  • Location: United States  >  Oklahoma (OK)  >  Tulsa
  • Phone Number: +1 918-592-2555
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