901 N. Broadway
with the famous fried mushrooms; they’re always served piping hot with
ranch for dipping. The pesto bruschetta is a delicious blend of
tomatoes, onions, fresh basil and olive oil. If you mean business,
attempt The Mob Boss pizza loaded with sausage, pepperoni, salami and
Chelino’s Mexican Restaurant
1331 Alameda, Norman
is the perfect spot if the group is split between wanting Mexican
cuisine and American food. Cheeseburgers and french fries or chicken
strips will keep one side happy. Meanwhile, costillas de puerco and pork
ribs served in a skillet with onions and peppers will more than satisfy
lovers of Mexican fare.
Louie’s Grill & Bar
9401 Lake Hefner Parkway
friendly is the best way to describe much of the menu. Enjoy “a cool
dozen” boneless wings in your choice of house barbecue or spicy Buffalo.
Keep it light with the ultimate turkey burger, which comes complete
with chipotle ranch, veggies and cheese.
Earl’s Rib Palace
216 Johnny Bench Drive
can be messy, so it’s always great when you don’t have to worry about
cleaning up. The Smokestack sandwich boasts chopped brisket and a hot
link topped with coleslaw, while the cheddar burger is out-of-this-world
delicious. Oh, and save room for cobbler or a brownie.
Chequers Restaurant & Pub
1009 S. Air Depot Blvd., Midwest City
you’re into potatoes (and how could you not be?), you’ll love this
joint. Chequers’ baked potato is loaded with spinach dip, ham and
cheese. Or try the best of both worlds: a Mexi-style baked potato, which
is basically a taco in a baked potato. Craving something else? Opt for
the steak and shrimp dinner.
Tucker’s Onion Burgers
324 N.W. 23rd
menu is pretty straightforward. Burgers, onions and cheese abound. Try
the tasty all-natural turkey burger if you’re looking to cut some red
meat from your diet. Enjoy with a side of fresh-cut fries, and wash it
all down with its delicious homemade lemonade or hand-dipped shakes.
Dot Wo Chinese Seafood Restaurant
64 E. 33rd, Edmond
food is always better when served family style. Try one of Dot Wo’s
wonderful family dinners, which includes choices between favorites like
lemon chicken and broccoli beef as well as Peking pork and pepper steak.
For the picky kids, order chicken nuggets or corn dogs.
Photos by Shannon Cornman and Mark Hancock