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Don Jose Mexican Restaurant

$$ - $$$
Mexican, Southwestern
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3402 N Highway 81, Duncan, OK 73533-8915
+1 580-252-5853
11:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Lawton, Oklahoma
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39 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Chose Don Jose while at a baseball tournament in Duncan. Enjoyed it so much I brought my wife back the next week!

Thank Stoneface44
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

They have the best margaritas! I love the queso flameado appetizer as well as fajita enchiladas. They have great quesadillas too!

Thank Summer H
Level Contributor
23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 September 2016

This would not be my choice of Mexican food in Duncan. Most people go there to drink. My visits have been far between times and every time I am disappointed with the food. I wouldn't take guest here.

Thank Terri17
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 September 2016

If you smoke you'll appreciate the smoking section. I got street tacos and really liked them. Combination plates are good too. We did have to wait a little bit to have our order taken.

Thank ssiegmund
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016

This restaurant is small inside but the food is good. My favorite mexican food in Duncan. Not really set up for large groups. but family is fine.

Thank 27trenty
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 October 2015

We go there pretty often. It is usually always good service, although the last time we went there was some problem and no one was getting their food. The waitress kept coming back and offering more chips and salsa. We were thinking of leaving when our food finally arrived. It wasn't just our table, it was all of them. However,... More 

Thank Janet M
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135 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2015

Don't let the catchy name and festive exterior fool you. That's all it has going for it! We should've known something was up when we walked into the foyer and there was a ladder there. You literally had to walk around it to get into the dining area. The set up was okay although Tostito chips would've been better. We... More 

Thank threepowells
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108 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2015

A nice but rather plain place just north of Duncan. OK but not a strong recommendation. Located next to a motel on North US 81.

Thank rodgerh957
Lawton, Oklahoma
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 May 2015

Good food, excellent margaritas, reasonable prices. Friendly staff. Enjoyable atmosphere. Close to Days Inn.

Thank j b
Lawton, Oklahoma
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201 reviews
153 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2015 via mobile

The dinning area was very clean. We were seated very quickly, the staff was very friendly. The chips were fresh, the cheese and salsa were very good and fresh. The frozen margaritas are very good. Our food was brought out very quickly. Everything was very good. We will visit here again.

Thank Foghorn13db

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Seating
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3402 N Highway 81, Duncan, OK 73533-8915
  • Location: United States  >  Oklahoma (OK)  >  Duncan
  • Phone Number: +1 580-252-5853

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