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“Just OK”
Review of Carlos O'Kelly's Mexican Cafe - CLOSED

Carlos O'Kelly's Mexican Cafe
Cuisines: Mexican
Restaurant details
Steamboat Springs, Colorado
Level 5 Contributor
73 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
“Just OK”
Reviewed July 9, 2012

We ate here years ago and remembered it to be much better than it was. It's was just OK tex-mex, nothing spectacular. My margarita was good and the bill was cheap but it was just OK food.

Visited July 2012
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35 reviews from our community

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Navarre
Level 2 Contributor
5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
“Great food and drink”
Reviewed July 8, 2012

This is an established restaurant that has great food and wonderful margaritas. The services was awesome.

Visited May 2012
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Thank Carol H
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Cache, Oklahoma
2 reviews
“Yum”
Reviewed June 27, 2012

This is a very good place, family friendly, nightly drink specials...overall great experience.

Visited June 2012
Helpful?
Thank OklahomaSun
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Des Moines, Iowa
Level 3 Contributor
7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Fish tacos are excellent!”
Reviewed June 26, 2012

Everything else is sort of 'bleh' but the service rocked.

Visited June 2012
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Thank SOSIowa
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Dodge City, Kansas
Level 5 Contributor
48 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
“Awesome service, great food”
Reviewed June 25, 2012

Even though I was there just this weekend, I can't for the life of me remember our waiter's name. However, as the rest of the servers around us seemed to be on the same level, I can tell you with some level of a guarantee that the service here was awesome, despite being busy on a Saturday night. Chip dishes were never empty and service was provided with a smile.

If you've been to a Carlos O'Kelly's before, the food is consistent with the rest of the chain and was therefore DELICIOUS. Gotta love Tex Mex! We tried the Chili Con Queso (a favorite cheese/meat dip for the delicious chips, which you can purchase in bags) and Fiesta Chicken Salad (AWESOME and quite filling as it's really enough for two people).

I also had a virgin Strawberry Margarita and was happy with it.

Overall, great restaurant and definitely as good as its counterparts in Wichita! No complaints. :)

  • Visited June 2012
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Thank lukebunker
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