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El Fenix Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Mexican, Southwestern
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777 Casino Ave, Thackerville, OK 73459-9774 (Formerly Winstar Casino)
+1 580-276-8586
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 00:00
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Enid, Oklahoma
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29 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

we had very good service. The food was excellent and the waiter was very knowledgeable. Would recommend this eatery to anyone looking for Mexican/TexMex.

Thank Richard0069
Level Contributor
19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was a wonderful place to relax n eat. Even though we sat in the outside area n the casino is right there, I did not even pay attention to the people n casino noise. It was just nice n relaxing and like any other El Fenix- wonderful food n great service!!! I would def. recommend eating here.

Thank Poopie757
East Texas
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

El Fenix provides quality food at a reasonable price. Guests at the hotel are always offered a coupon for a complimentary cup of delicious queso with their meal. The food is tasty, filling, and ther service is always first rate. El Fenix serves real beer (not 4.2) and they have a daily Happy Hour-worth checking it out for good COLD... More 

Thank ReelSpinner O
Lubbock, Texas
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have always liked this chain. Was glad to find one at the Winstar, The food was good and service was fast.

Thank samramtx
Tulsa, Oklahoma
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75 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food was just okay. I was not a fan of the salsa but then again I am a Mexican food snob. The staff was friendly and helpful.

Thank Jena S
Level Contributor
17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

El Fenix has always had great chips and great salsa. This location does not disappoint. That said, this was not the best Tex Mex ever (other locations are much better). However, our server was nice and attentive and the portions were generous. A little pricey, but you do get a lot of food for the price. The restaurant is very... More 

Thank Trippin'Fool
Dallas, United States
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41 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A very good choice if you're in the mood for southwest cuisine. El Fenix doesn't skimp on the chips, salsa, queso or much of anything. Portions are generous and the fillings are delicious. Choose hard corn tortillas or flour tortillas, either way you can't go wrong at El Fenix. Fresh, not frozen.

Thank Matthew S
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37 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have an El Fenix close to our house. I did not feel this location was as good as the one by my residence. The salsa was great and the service was good. The chicken enchiladas were dry but the sour cream sauce was good! My wife ordered the tortilla soup....it was very very bland! The liquid part of the... More 

Thank Whatwegoingtodotoday
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42 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This place is great the prices are the same if your eating at another location. The staff is friendly and your food comes pretty quick. The margaritas are very good. It will get crowed on the weekends

Thank Kirk W
Joshua, Texas
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Restaurant can be slow in sitting you at a table. They can tell you that it is 30 min to hour wait but when you look around you will see a lot of empty tables that have not been cleaned. Food is okay but could be better.

Thank jpabon

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 777 Casino Ave, Thackerville, OK 73459-9774 (Formerly Winstar Casino)
  • Location: United States  >  Oklahoma (OK)  >  Thackerville
  • Phone Number: +1 580-276-8586

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