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El Jarocho Mexican Restaurant

$$ - $$$Mexican,
1222 W Gentry Ave, Checotah, OK 74426-2059
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good37%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pork” (2 reviews)
“rice” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00All hours
CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
1222 W Gentry Ave, Checotah, OK 74426-2059
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great service from the beginning to the end. Really good food also and a lot of different choices. Definitely a good stop. Will be back again when we travel this way.

Thank tama940
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food is different depending on the part of Mexico you are in. The food served her e is common to the Vera Cruz area. We have ate here twice once I didn't like it but the second time it was better. As in all...More

Thank rafterbr
Reviewed 14 August 2017

They added a full bar in the last year! A big plus for me. Margaritas are a must with Mexican food. Quality of food also seems to be improving. Is was ok before but better now.

Thank Roni M
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Stopped based on reviews. We were very disappointed. Service was fast and friendly but our server really didn't come back to check on us. We just did not care for the taste of the food. The chicken used in the enchiladas & tacos was shredded...More

Thank Dana S
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

Found this place on strip Advisor and it didn't steer us wrong. The frozen margaritas were delicious and the food was great. We shared the Steven special with flour tortillas, queso, chips & salsa.

Thank Nicki M
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

This place gives you plenty of food and you won't go away hungry. Good atmosphere. My nieces would rather eat here than anywhere. And you know how picky teenagers are. Close to interstate, gas and Walmart.

Thank Deb D
Reviewed 14 February 2017

they have good food fast service prices not to bad they come back and check on you four or five times to see if you need any thing

Thank rafish1953
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Friendly staff and amazing food! I have never been disappointed at this restaurant. The food is hot and fresh. We always enjoy our time here.

Thank Mary F
Reviewed 2 December 2016

Stopped in for a quick dinner, the chips and salsa were good and service was friendly. Food was just average.

Thank Kenny Z
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Worked hard all day and was ready for a good meal. This place hit the spot. My mixed fajitas were very good. Chips and salsa very good. Queso was thin but tastes great. We will be back.

Thank Michelle W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 10
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1222 W Gentry Ave, Checotah, OK 74426-2059
  • Location: United States  >  Oklahoma (OK)  >  Checotah
Description
ZIP: 74426, PHONE: 918.473.0301. This place was at a highway exit where here was nothing more than a truck stop and this little Mexican restaurant across the street. The parking lot was full so, we thought we’d give it a try being that it couldn’t be too bad if there were so many cars. I honestly don't think I've ever had better authentic Mexican food than what I had here. The owner was on site that day and noted that they even everything fresh everyday. You can definitely tell the difference. If I travel back through this area again, I will absolutely stop here again! I had chicken enchiladas and they were so awesome that I literally cleaned my plate.
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