Top Choice Modern American in Oklahoma City

Picasso's Cafe

Picasso's is renowned for its Bloody Marys at noon and masterfully plated farm-fresh meals. The place has an artistic sensibility, with works by local artists on display. Grab a table outside.
Top Choice Barbecue in Tulsa


A legendary barbecue joint where the star of the menu is the potentially deadly 'Badwich,' a bun-crushing combo of superbly smoked sausages, ham, beef, pork and more. There's also smoked salmon and a showstopping si…
Steak in Oklahoma City

Cattlemen's Steakhouse

OKC's most storied restaurant, this Stockyards City institution has been feeding cowpokes and city slickers slabs of beef since 1910. Deals are still cut at the counter (where you can jump the wait for tables) and b…
American in Tulsa


This beautiful pub is a top choice in the Brady Arts District and serves excellent fare. The hamburgers are legendary or you can opt for steaks, salads or seasonal specials. The bartenders are true mixologists and t…
Modern American in Oklahoma City

Cheever's Cafe

This former art-deco flower shop is now an upscale cafe with excellent Southern- and Mexican-influenced fare. The menu changes seasonally and is locally sourced. The ice-cream-ball dessert fills many a dream.
Cafe in Claremore

Belvidere Tea Room

With separate lunch and afternoon tea menus, this historic mansion specializes in offering guests a Victorian experience from a long-gone era of Oklahoma's history.
Burgers in Oklahoma

Sid's Diner

The most heralded of El Reno's onion burgers with lines out the door to prove it. Sit at the counter to watch the burger-making magic.
American in Guthrie

Stables Cafe

Let the old road signs and classic advertisements take you back to the Oklahoma of yesteryear at this decent (if a bit greasy) burger and barbecue joint, housed in an 1889 livery stable. Head to the back side of the…
Bakery in Muskogee

Harmony House

With fresh baked cookies waiting for you at the table, pitchers of apricot iced tea and knickknacks aplenty, you may feel as though you've just arrived at your long-lost Oklahoma grandma's house. There are soups, sa…
Burgers in Medicine Park

Meers Store & Restaurant

Meers Store & Restaurant is a ramshackle burger-and-beer joint hunkered at the end of a twisty, country-road junction on the far side of Lake Lawtonka from Medicine Park. Its smashed-flat, 7in Meers burger – mad…