Tacos el Primo
5603 S. Pennsylvania
If youve got a hankering for tacos or burritos that are muy auténtico, make
a stop at this new spot. And if traditional Mexican fare doesnt grab
you (perish the thought!), opt for the corn dog. The taqueria stays open
until 9 p.m., making it ideal for a late and yummy dinner. Take note
that the place is closed Tuesdays.
GoGo Sushi Express and Grill
432 N.W. 10th
on the success of its first location in Moore, GoGo Sushi opened this
Midtown eatery, and has been justly rewarded with much success. All the
usual suspects are on the menu, from bento boxes to sashimi and nigiri.
Get your order to go or dine in. Oh, and the iced water has strawberries
and other fruit in it for a nice, refreshing treat.
Taste of Soul Egg Roll
its page on Facebook to know where this ever-moving truck will be each
day. For breakfast, try the roll with sausage or bacon. The original
boasts seasoned ground turkey and shredded cabbage. Or go veggie with
cabbage, carrots, onions and bell peppers. Its a simple menu thats
full of flavor.
9201 S.E. 29th, Midwest City
Dales has long been an Oklahoma fixture, and this new location serves
the same good home-cooking, including the restaurants famous barbecue.
Every Tuesday is all-you-can-eat catfish from 5 to 9 p.m. Theres always
a daily special, and most Fridays, theres a bluegrass band performing
1101 N.W. 23rd
day and need a lunch break? Treat yourself at this Zen-inspired lounge
that offers one of the most extensive drink menus in the metro. From
frozen Japanese green tea to boba teas to smoothies, youll leave with
peace of mind and a full tummy. Cant make it in for lunch? The lounge
is open daily until at least 10 p.m.
760 N. Interstate Drive, Norman
with the Queso Compuesto, with seasoned ground sirloin, guacamole and
pico de gallo. Or maybe try the famous Big As Yo Face burrito with
your choice of beans, ground sirloin, roasted chicken or fajita meat.
The Chuychanga is a house specialty that comes with chicken and the
traditional fixings, as well as cilantro and green chiles.
15 N. Robinson
the lemon ricotta pancakes with papaya chutney if youre in for brunch.
For lunch, grab the Thai beef salad, complete with noodles, green
onions and ponzu dressing. Not in the mood for a whole meal? Opt for the
jalapeño hush puppies or house-made hummus, all while enjoying the
patio and a cocktail or local beer on tap.
Photos by Shannon Cornman, Mark Hancock and Heather Brown