Tulsa offers plenty of walkable districts worth the exploration, from historic staples to newer innovations. Plan a day trip or a full weekend spent visiting local arts, entertainment, dining and nightlife options with the help of this guide to Tulsa’s most unique districts.Learn More
El Rancho Grande
On Historic Route 66 since 1953, El Rancho Grande Mexican restaurant is one of Tulsa's oldest Mexican restaurants. The family-owned restaurant has been serving authentic Tex-Mex food to generations of Tulsans, including "Tulsa’s Best" cheese enchiladas and margaritas. Other specialties include spicy Chile Colorado, homemade tamales, and the famous Night Hawk combo, named as one of the Five Greatest Mexican Meals in the United States in Gustavo Arellano’s book, “Taco USA.”
Located near downtown Tulsa, El Rancho Grande is in the middle of the arts and entertainment district. Take a photo under the famous neon sign, enjoy their time-tested family recipes and discover why El Rancho Grande has been a local favorite for more than 60 years.