Yukon Super Buffet
1105 Garth Brooks, Yukon
not hard to find comfort in an all-you-can-eat buffet. Yukon Super
Buffet offers mostly Chinese dishes, with a few Japanese and American
side items. Get your grub on with seafood, crab legs, salmon, salads and
fresh fruit. The Mongolian grill is fun, too; the customer chooses the
ingredients, and the chef cooks it all. Try the Chinese dessert called
the cream roll.
Spoon Restaurant: Fine Thai Cuisine
1428 W. Britton
your tastes lean toward the finer things in life. Slow down a little
and enjoy some fresh-rolled sushi or a patron favorite such as that
staple dish from Thailand: pad thai. The hearty noodles in this rich
peanut-based dish will warm your belly and mood in no time. Make sure to
try Spoon’s daily special.
6317 N. Meridian
nothing says comfort to you like “hummus.” At this just-opened
Mediterranean joint, you can get just that, as well as fresh-made pita
bread, stewed veggies, several varieties of basmati rice and falafel.
Try the fried whole catfish or salmon croquette from the dinner buffet.
For dessert, a selection of homemade baklava.
10600 S. Pennsylvania
might be in the top 10 list of universal comfort foods. At Spago, you
can get your fix of mama’s lasagna, pasta layered with ground beef,
several types of cheeses and homemade marinara. Try the spinach and
mozzarella ravioli, topped with a creamy pesto. Enjoy tiramisu or
limoncello mascarpone cake for dessert.
Smokey’s BBQ & Diner
2410 N. Portland
Sometimes the only food to curb a craving is the carb-heavy, smoked kind.
Smokey’s, take your pick from ribs, brisket, hot links, barbecue
chicken and pulled pork. Pair that with a loaded baked potato or one of the sides, from baked beans, potato salad and cole slaw. Like it on Facebook for the daily special.
Baked Cakes & Gourmet Desserts
2721 S. I-35 Service Road, Moore
you’ve got a sweet tooth, you’re not alone! Get a cupcake, mini
cupcake, cookie or brownie at Baked. Dine in with a brownie and a cup of
coffee or cappuccino. Take half a dozen chocolate chip cookie-dough
cupcakes home to the family or grab half a dozen team-inspired cuppies
to set out during the watch party for your favorite team.
601 S. Bryant, Edmond
an already stellar reputation for burgers and beer, this Norman eatery
is expanding to the north! Get the same great menu, only now in Edmond.
And really, who doesn’t find comfort in a bacon-avocado-ranch burger
with a side of fries and a cold brew? It’s open until 2 a.m. every day,
so you’re covered whenever the craving strikes.
Photos by Shannon Cornman and Mark Hancock