119 W. Boyd St., Norman
you running around campus in Norman and only have time for a quick
meal? This restaurant should be at the top of your list. Its a casual
Thai house that consistently serves up tasty food. Try the red curry
chicken, spicy basil noodles and, of course, the authentic-style pad
768 Jenkins Ave., Norman
much can top a Greek feast. Right near the University of Oklahoma
campus, its an ideal location for students on the go or for a quick
stop between classes. The Greek plate is a local favorite and comes with
fries. Dont pass up the house-made tzatziki.
3401 SW 29thSt.
for exams and need a quick bite? This southside taqueria has everything
and is near Oklahoma City Community College. Order a stone bowl filled
with grilled veggies, and add in some meat for protein. If youre
feeling adventurous, try the cactus.
Samurai sushi & Grill
1630 NW 23rd St.
youre working toward a bachelors at Oklahoma City University, at some
point youll need nourishment. Samurai is the perfect stop. Try The
Hulk or Pink Lady rolls. For lunch, the bento box comes with soup, a
dumpling, a snow crab roll and an entree.
Mutts Amazing Hot Dogs
1400 NW 23rd St.
school stress leads to odd cravings like for a bacon-wrapped hot dog
with chipotle ketchup, cheese, avocado and pinto beans. Stop into Mutts
and order the Snoran Dog. Get a side of deviled eggs to complete the
meal. Feel free to substitute a falafel for beef to keep it
318 E. Ayers St., Edmond
Flatire makes good burgers.
The capable staff keeps those tables turning, pleasing Edmond students
and fans at this restaurant situated on the edge of The University of
Central Oklahoma campus. Even if you dont want a whole meal, stop in
and enjoy some table-made smores.
230 S. Knoblock St., Stillwater
is more than a haven for hippies. The original location at the south
end of the Oklahoma State University campus in Stillwater is a popular
stop for students and alumni. Chow down on pizza and perfectly cooked
Photos by Shannon Cornman and Mark Hancock