The 10 Best Restaurants In Midtown, Oklahoma City

Kalpana Satish

Oklahoma City has been undergoing a revitalization of sorts, with newcomers heading in and innovating on every corner. With all this new hustle and bustle, the area has grown to incorporate oodles of top-notch places to eat too. Here is our guide to the top ten to check out.

Oklahoma City Skyline

1. Red PrimeSteak

Restaurant, Steakhouse

Red PrimeSteak, Oklahoma
Image courtesy of Red PrimeSteak
Located in a 1911 historic Buick building in the heart of Oklahoma City, Red PrimeSteak exudes world class elegance in both its meals and aesthetic. Skylights and the wide expansive interior add to the attractiveness of the restaurant, while the food is impeccable to say the least. Vibrant flavors are infused in every dish. The steaks are prepared with extra care to make sure they are cooked to the right texture and grit.

2. James E. McNellie’s Public House

James E. McNellie’s Public House

This brewery has become the go-to spot in Midtown for locals to hangout. This fun, casual spot not only serves the best drinks but some great grub as well. All the meals are reasonably priced and they offer tasty items such as crab cakes, mashed potato, tabouli and more. For a more laid-back meal with friends, this is the perfect spot to kick back and relax.

Address & telephone number: James E. McNellie’s Public House, 1100 Classen Dr, Oklahoma City, OK, USA, +1 (405) 601-7468

3. Thai Kitchen

Restaurant, Thai, Asian, Vegetarian

Thai Kitchen, Oklahoma City
Don’t shy away from this Asian staple when hitting the Midtown streets of Oklahoma City. This Thai restaurant really is top-notch. The authentic cuisine is definitely satisfying and the menu offers favorite classics such as pad Thai and Thai basil fried rice plus some new and exciting Eastern entrées.

4. Ludivine


Sometimes the smallest restaurants are the ones with the most flavor, and that is definitely the case at Ludivine. The owners Jonathan Stranger and Russ Johnson took an interest in local producers and the fresh ingredients they had to offer. They brought their vision of the farm-to-fork concept to reality with Ludivine, where they offer the best wines and create the best meals from regional produce.

Price: Fine-dining
Opening hours: Tues to Sat 5-10pm
Watch out for: The wine selection.
Address & telephone number: Ludivine, 805 N Hudson Ave, Oklahoma City, OK, USA, +1 (405) 778-6800

5. The Wedge Pizzeria

The Wedge Pizzeria

Experience a warm, freshly baked pizza from the ovens of The Wedge Pizzeria. The ingredients are fresh and tasty and with multiple locations, this local pizzeria has become a hit in the Oklahoma City area. You can dine out on the patio and enjoy the nightly hustle and bustle of the town, or opt to dine inside for a more quaint and quiet atmosphere.

Address & telephone number: The Wedge Pizzeria, 230 NE 1st St, Oklahoma City, OK, USA, +1 (405) 270-0660

6. GoGo Sushi

GoGo Sushi

For all the sushi fanatics out there, GoGo Sushi is sushi heaven. The key attraction of this joint is the low prices and half-off menu every day of the week. On Thursdays, they have their hibachi specials, which have become nothing short of legendary in the Midtown area. The inside is clean and well decorated but most importantly guests can see the chefs cooking their meals form the wide window of the open kitchen.

Address & telephone number: GoGo Sushi, 432 NW 10th St, Oklahoma City, OK, USA, +1 (405) 602-6333

Vegetable Sushi © Marita Cosma | © Marita Cosma

7. Waffle Champion

Restaurant, American

Have a hearty meal of champions at this wonderful local joint, where every meal incorporates a delicious, fresh waffle. Waffle Champion started as a mobile canteen and became a local food joint in recent years. The American-style diner serves up classic twists of US morning dishes, from waffle sandwiches to “deconstructed” waffles.

8. S&B’s Burger Joint

S&B’s Burger Joint

Burgers and sliders galore can all be found here at S&B’s Burger Joint . The meals are warm and hearty so guests should definitely come with a large appetite. To accompany every meal, there’s an extensive drink menu, from root beer floats to over 65 varieties of beer, your thirst will most definitely be quenched.

Address & telephone number: S&B’s Burger Joint, 20 NW 9th St, Oklahoma City, OK, USA, +1 (405) 270-0516

Burgers | © Jonathan Lin/Flickr

9. The Mantel Wine Bar & Bistro

Bistro, Restaurant, American, Seafood

Mexican Food
© Denise Krebs/Flickr
Mantel Wine Bar & Bistro is an award-winning dining spot that has been recognized as one of the country’s greatest gourmet restaurants. A wide variety of rich seafoods are gathered, cooked and plated to perfection. Whether it is mussels or calamari, each dish is accompanied by a wonderful glass of wine. There’s also plenty of room for larger groups and parties.

10. Iguana Mexican Grill

Iguana Mexican Grill

Iguana Mexican Grill has a unique culinary philosophy that makes it one of the top Latin American joints in town. The authentic Mexican flavors combined with a fresh twist makes it so much more than the typical enchiladas and fajitas. Expect house-made salsas and hand-crafted cocktails with every meal.

Address & telephone number: Iguana Mexican Grill, 9 NW 9th St, Oklahoma City, OK, USA, +1 (405) 606-7172

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