10 Best Places To Eat In Tulsa, Oklahoma

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Tulsa, Oklahoma, United States, is a big city in northeast Oklahoma. It holds the honor of being the second-largest city in Oklahoma. You will find this city on the Arkansas River and at the foothills of the Ozark Mountains. Lastly, Tulsa was ranked among the top 50 best cities in the United States by Business Week magazine. If you ever find yourself in this town, be sure to check out these places to eat:

1. Juniper Restaurant

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This is an award winning farm-to-table restaurant in downtown Tulsa, so you are always guaranteed fresh food. They offer daily specials and the regular menu is equally as exciting. Some of the entrées include: paneed rosemary chicken, sliders, burgers, steak frites, seasonal gnocchi and brown butter trout amandine. If you are craving more, try the five course Chef’s tasting menu.

Juniper Restaurant

Address: 324 E 3rd Street, Tulsa, OK

Website: Juniper Restaurant

2. Polo Grill

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Located at the upscale Utica Square shopping complex, this elegant and award winning American restaurant is a place that is not to be missed if you are in the area. The menu includes such things are Colorado Lamb Rack, French Breast of Chicken, Chef Salmon and Mussels. Pair your entrée with wine and finish off with delicious dessert. Their menu changes according to the season, so be prepared to be delighted no matter what the season is.

Polo Grill

Address: 2038 Utica Square, Tulsa, OK

Website: Polo Grill

3. Andolini's Pizzeria

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This one is for the pizza and Italian foodies. People rave about the pizza here and tell their friends. What makes this place special, besides the yummy pizza, is the wonderful customer service. Some menu items to enjoy are: eggplant parmesan, meatballs, ball of dough, pizza and garlic knots and of course, cold beer.

Andolini's Pizzeria

Address: 1552 E 15th Street, Tulsa, OK

Website: Andolini’s Pizzeria

4. Kilkenny's Irish Pub

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This is a European restaurant and Irish pub in Tulsa that is a great social spot for locals and tourists alike. Here you will find authentic Irish dishes like picketstown fried pickles, mcquigg’s scotch eggs, schweinefleisch schaft and kartoffel knodel, shamrock spuds and kilkennys Irish nachos. This place is top rated on Yelp, UrbanSpoon and TripAdvisor.

Kilkenny's Irish Pub

Address: 1413 E 15th Street, Tulsa, OK

Website: Kilkenny’s Irish Pub

5. Burn Co BBQ

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This is an America barbecue restaurant in Tulsa that is all about the fire. The food here is cooked to perfection over a wood fire, which is known fondly as backyard barbecue flavor. Here you will find delicious items such as pulled pork, grilled potato salad, and chopped brisket.

Burn Co BBQ

Address: 1738 S Boston Avenue, Tulsa, OK

Website: Burn Co BBQ

6. Take 2: A Resonance Café

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I mention this downtown café because I am impressed by what it is doing for the local community. This place not only has fresh food, but it is run by the Resonance Center for Women with the intention of helping women change for the good. Here you will find such menu items as the prime rib sandwich and mouthwatering pies. There are also a variety of soups, salads and spuds. Come and enjoy the food while knowing you are giving someone a second chance at life, which is enough inspiration for me.

Take 2: A Resonance Café

Address: 309 S Main Street, Tulsa, OK

Website: Take 2: A Resonance Café

7. White River Fish Market

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This is a seafood market and restaurant located by the seashore, so it sells a variety of seafood. Thanks to its location, the market has the opportunity to fly in seafood from suppliers from all coastal areas of both North and South America, which is why this place is so popular with locals and tourists alike. The other unique thing about this place is that when you enter the restaurant the seafood is displayed, which lets patrons of the restaurant check out the quality of the seafood before it is prepared. Last, but not least, customers are encouraged to select the exact pieces to be prepared for their order.

White River Fish Market

Address: 1708 N Sheridan Road, Tulsa, OK

Website: White River Fish Market

8. Charleston's

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This is a casual steakhouse restaurant that offers American classics that are prepared fresh day in and day out. There are two locations of this upbeat restaurant in Tulsa. They both offer the same interesting menu choices like: burgers, sandwiches, soups, salads, chicken and of course, steak.

Charleston's

Address: 3726 S Peoria Avenue, Tulsa, OK and 6839 S Yale Avenue, Tulsa, OK

Website: Charleston’s

9. Sisserou's

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This is a cute, Caribbean menu inspired restaurant. You will find such things as coconut shrimp, roti wrap and curry chicken here. Some great menu items to try any day of the week!

Sisserou's

Address: 107 N Boulder Avenue, Unit C, Tulsa, OK

Website: Sisserou’s

10. Dilly Diner

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This is a breakfast and brunch place, a deli, as well as a diner. The nice thing about this place is that breakfast is served all day with homemade bread, pastries, pies, cakes and house cured meat and best of all, local produce. Also, there are a variety of soups, sandwiches, salads and entrees like meatloaf, pulled pork tacos and pan seared trout to savor.

Dilly Diner

Address: 402 E 2nd Street, Tulsa, OK

Website: Dilly Diner

Eating in Tulsa

Downtown Tulsa
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There are many choices for eating in the city of Tulsa, so here are some suggestions. The town is situated on the Arkansas River, so enjoy the town and the scenic views while you savor a delicious meal selected from one of our careful curated recommendations. Enjoy!

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Tabassum Rahmani is a technical writer, who was born and raised in the USA to Indian parents. She loves to write and has been doing so for over a decade now. She enjoys travelling, especially with...Read more

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