El Rio Verde in Tulsa

El Rio Verde in Tulsa
4.5 / 5
50 reviews

38 N Trenton Ave Tulsa, OK 74120, Tulsa

Overview

Restaurant Hours

Monday

8:30 am - 9:00 pm

Tuesday

8:30 am - 9:00 pm

Wednesday

8:30 am - 9:00 pm

Thursday

8:30 am - 9:00 pm

Friday

8:30 am - 9:00 pm

Saturday

8:30 am - 9:00 pm

Sunday

8:30 am - 9:00 pm

Do they take credit cards?

Yes they do.

Is Rio Verde closed any day of the week?

No

What is the average price of a meal here?

My friend and I ate there once when we were in Tulsa. It was very good and reasonably priced. I think it was about $7-$8 per meal.

Review

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Christy Diane
google
01.17.2021
5/5

My sister told me that I would not find decent Mexican food in Tulsa. I now have evidence that she's wrong! This little hole-in-the-wall delivered on yummy Mexican food at a very reasonable price. I had the carnitas wet burrito; hubby had a two taco combo. Service was excellent. There was a steady stream of diners, so the word is out. Highly recommend.

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Fred Schweighardt
google
10.14.2018
5/5

I love this place. Food is great. Service is fast and accurate. Excellent prices. This place is just a few yards from my Tulsa office, and I go for lunch all the time. Definitely make time to go here.

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Christiaan Osborn
google
09.27.2018
5/5

Great find! Food was good, and prices were reasonable (if not cheap). We'll definitely be back when we're in town.

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Jenn L
google
09.19.2018
5/5

BEST AUTHENTIC MEXICAN FOOD IN ALL OF TULSA!! This is the spot not only the tourists love, but where the locals eat. Should you choose to join us, you will not be sorry. Enjoy!

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Kristin Mallory
google
09.08.2018
5/5

Small gem of a restaurant. Very friendly and clean. Food was great! Reasonably priced.

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Keith Paquette
google
08.24.2018
5/5

Tasty tacos and great people! Can't wait to try a couple new menu items.

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Dee Knapp
google
08.20.2018
5/5

A quaint and wonderful Tulsa gem. The food, the service, and the staff are all wonderful! My partner and I eat here regularly. Try the vampiro tacos, you won't be disappointed!

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Guy Caughron
google
08.03.2018
5/5

Great food and great service. If you're looking for awesome Mexican food this is the place to go and the prices are very reasonable.

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Crystal Fruge
google
08.03.2018
4/5

Small mom n pop type of mexican food. Even the burgers are delicious if you don't do Mexican cuisine

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Miss Mee
google
07.08.2018
5/5

Good food. Never late with order. Staff is awesome. love the grill Verde sandwich

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Rachel Veale
google
07.03.2018
5/5

Food great, service even better, lots of people even police eating lunch. Topical hole in the wall...but a hole in the wall that I WILL visit again...try the shrimp salad. Gluten free , clean and fresh...perfect lunch item.

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jack pritchett
google
05.27.2018
5/5

Been coming here since I can remember and it's always been delicious! Great service great staff through and through! We love Rio Verde ❤️ and i love seeing their pepper plants when I pull up to their restaurant.

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Gabriel Ward
google
05.12.2018
5/5

Just like everyone else is saying, the wet burrito is the best! Great place to eat in Tulsa!

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brittany beasley
google
05.02.2018
5/5

Great food, the carnitas had great flavor, and the wet burrito was very good. Chips and salsa were good. Cheap authentic Mexican food, definitely worth a try

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james sevier
google
04.22.2018
4/5

Nice family themed mexican restaurant. Good food and service. Laid back. Great for informal dates and.family outings

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Faron Davidson
google
03.21.2018
5/5

Food and service were superb! The restaurant was a total surprise being in the middle of a neighborhood. We had the steak and carnita wet burritos and they were amazing. Don't skip the bowl of queso either, it was the best I've had. This will definitely become a regular stop.

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Craig Freeman
google
03.19.2018
5/5

Best Mexican food in Tulsa. Wet burritos are awesome. Chimichangas are delicious. Helpful staff. Mexican soda. Want to go again now.

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PB
Phil Baker
google
03.14.2018
5/5

Fast service, good prices. Very authentic Mexican cuisine in the heart of Tulsa.

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Travis Law
google
03.10.2018
5/5

Top notch mexican food . The wet burrito is amazing. Actually all the food I have eaten here has been good.

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Corn Mac
google
02.27.2018
5/5

We get large to go orders for work here all the time. They always get the orders correct and are very quick. Wonderful group of people. Always a treat!!!!!

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Horatio Hewat
google
02.25.2018
5/5

Location made us weary of going here but when we pulled up people were standing outside in groups and lots of cars in the parking lot and along the street. Walked in thinking we were going to have to wait, but were seated immediately. Drinks came quickly and our orders taken. Food also arrived in a timely manner and tasted very good. Overall totally surprised! Will have to come back here when we return in a couple of weeks!!!

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Tina Clingings
google
02.18.2018
3/5

We followed the GPS to this place. It was good, good flavor and didn't take too long to get our order.

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Elizabeth Allen
google
02.06.2018
5/5

A friend brought me here. We shared a serving of guacamole and I had the wet burrito. Both were fresh and flavorful. Service was fast and polite. Overall great meal at a killer price.

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Lisa Lynn Martin
google
11.04.2017
4/5

Great food. Never got their Liquor License back, just a heads up.

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bob bob
google
10.16.2017
5/5

Tasty cheese enchiladas. Excellent iced tea. Colorful table cloth

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Jaime Goicoechea
google
10.01.2017
5/5

Great value!Great food!Great service!I wish their food was spicier, too mild for my taste, that's why I always have to ask for a "Chile Toreado" to make my food spicy.

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Jason Granrud
google
08.17.2017
5/5

Hands down fork up this place is the BEST! Been eating here since after its' conception when the word Super appeared before Wet Burrito. The salsa and chips isn't much to talk about but get the Wet Burrito! I advise knocking out the lettuce inside as this baby is delivered hot. Two people can eat one with a tea for twenty bucks minus gratuity. Remember jems are found amongst the rubble. If you haven't consumed one you haven't lived, bucket list worthy.

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Dana Johnson
google
08.06.2017
5/5

My spinach enchiladas were great and very filling, and I also liked the chips and queso. It's a cute little place, and service was good. My only minor complaint is that the cleaning solution they use is very potent and not appetizing, but you do get used to it.

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teronica smith
google
07.23.2017
5/5

The guacamole was so amazing that I wish that I had gotten a bigger serving! Enchiladas were delicious! Will definitely come back!

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Bettina Halpern
google
05.27.2017
5/5

It is a small, quaint and very clean restaurant. The food was excellent and looks exactly like the photos.

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Lost Surveyor
google
01.27.2017
5/5

good place, good atmosphere, great place. so...what are you waiting for?

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Lauren Shaughnessy
google
01.15.2017
5/5

This restaurant is owned by exceptional people! It is also one of the only places in Tulsa where you will see people in suits and ties, professional C-suite employees, and construction workers all having lunch under the same roof! I love going, everything they serve is exceptional, and you will be glad you went! 10/10 highly recommend.

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P. Paterson
google
10.19.2016
5/5

People have recommended Rio Verde to us in the past, but we never went there until today. It's kind of hard to find (I had to Google it on a map), but when I got there I discovered it is very close to our house. It is small (you might have to call them in advance if you are planning to take a lot of people there at the same time), with the feel of an old Mexican cafe and very reasonable prices. The food was really, really good -- (alert: the queso is delicious but spicy!). Our waitress was pleasant and we received excellent service.Highly recommended!

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Ritu Eric
google
09.15.2016
5/5

Salsa and nachos were really good. Ordered torta. It was more than enough for one person. Came with a nice juicy pickled jalapeno.

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Groovy Rasta
google
09.10.2016
1/5

THIS IS NOT REAL MEXICAN FOOD They make u pay a dollar for garbage chips and salsa, chips are not salted and u have to buy the cheese separately, the salsa is water and like a couple spoon fulls of salsa, not only that they brought out half full bowls of it. There was no salt or pepper or seasoning on anything and I almost walked out without paying it was so bad.

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Quek Song
google
07.23.2016
5/5

Food is always great here. Very crowded

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Erico Zetina
google
07.21.2016
3/5

El Rio Verde is a little overhyped. There’s better Mexican food in Tulsa, with the exception of maybe the steak torta, which is delicious.

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Ace Emery
google
07.20.2016
5/5

Excellent Mexican food. I eat here regularly. Food and service have always been top notch

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Chris Long
google
07.05.2016
5/5

If you want Mexican in Tulsa this place is where you need to go. Don't let the outside fool you you this place is an absolute pearl! Food is delicious and authentic and the service is above and beyond. Everyone agreed, great dinner choice.

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alan
google
06.25.2016
3/5

Our food was good, the service was good, nothing fancy. The prices are really reasonable. Three of us ate for less than $30, we all had water to drink. If we go again I will be trying something other than the wet burrito.

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chester beebe
google
06.17.2016
5/5

I ate at Rio Verde many years ago, back then the menus were in Spanish. View of the staff spoke English. The food was amazing. The service was fantastical. The prices are better than any in Tulsa. And nothing has changed. I took my wife because I wanted to show her the best authentic Mexican food in Tulsa. I was not disappointed. We got there around 1:30. It was very busy as expected. And we set at the bar. My advice is sit at the bar.

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Raf
google
06.01.2016
5/5

Don't let the facade of the place fool you. They make amazingly delicious food here. The staff is friendly and always ready to help. Prices are just right. I suggest you try the shrimp tacos.

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Dianne Roberts
google
05.16.2016
4/5

Food was excellent and decently priced. I especially liked the salsa... it had flavor not just heat.

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Prasanth Ganesan
google
04.24.2016
4/5

The wet burrito with al pastor is definitely something to try as the meat is delicate and flavorful. It does get rather busy around lunch time and service becomes slower. Give their spicy sauce a try! The fried cheese (antojitos) was a bit much, but that is just me. Otherwise would definitely stop again.

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Marcus T. Berry
google
03.27.2016
4/5

The food was really good, I especially enjoyed the chicken quesadilla and the Carne Asada fries. I have heard a lot about other items on the menu and can't wait to try them out next time.

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Jeanette Hogan
google
03.23.2016
5/5

Best Mexican food in town. Always fast, friendly, tasty and reasonable. Best authentic food around in Tulsa!! Took a co-worker for the first time and she loved it. I've been going since 2002!!

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Erika Greer
google
02.25.2016
1/5

This place wasnt that good. The salsa was water down plus the food was very bland lacked taste not sure where the Mexican was in this food.

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LodemaJulia Roker
google
02.24.2016
5/5

Food was so good! Loved it! Would recommend stopping by.

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Kelli James
google
02.08.2016
5/5

One of our favorite Mexican places in town. Had chicken breakfast burritos today. So good!

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Neil Conway
google
01.11.2016
5/5

We arrived at a little before 12 noon and the place was packed ... for a very good reason. We got lucky and caught a table for two within in a minute after walking in. Two wet burritos (one chicken and one beef). It is what made them famous for a reason. They were very good! We will soon be back to try more of the menu.

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