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Inspired by navajo's New Day Diary today:

These restaurants are not chain restaurants.  I have not eaten at all of them, but I have friends who have and these come recommended by them. Any one of them would be good for a Kossack Meet-up of any size in the Oklahoma City area.

Ann's Chicken Fry House
4106 Northwest 39th Street  Oklahoma City, OK
chicken fried steaks

Cheevers Cafe
2409 North Hudson Avenue  Oklahoma City, OK
American

Big Truck Tacos
530 NW 23rd, Oklahoma City, OK
Okie-Mex

Mutt's Amazing Hot Dogs
1400 Northwest 23rd Street  Oklahoma City, OK
Hot dogs

The Coach House
6437 Avondale Drive  Nichols Hills, OK
Fine dining

The Red Cup
3122 North Classen Boulevard  Oklahoma City, OK
Coffee shop

The Stuffed Olive
12215 South Pennsylvania Avenue  Oklahoma City, OK
Deli

The Cow Calf-Hay
3409 Wynn Drive, Edmond OK
Burgers

Neighbor's Cafe
5900 Northwest 38th Street  Oklahoma City, OK
American breakfast and lunch only

Nhinja Sushi and Wok
13905 N. May Edmond OK
5 W 15th St. Edmond, OK

La Baguette
7408 N. May Oklahoma City, OK
620 North Berry Road  Norman, OK
French breads, deli

Inca Trails Peruvian Cafe
10948 N. May Oklahoma City, OK
Peruvian

Jo's Famous Pizza
900 S Kelly Ave, Edmond
1438 S Green Ave, Purcell
Pizza

Saigon Baguette
2426 N. Classen Blvd. Oklahoma City,OK
Banh mi and egg rolls

Casa Perico
4521 Northwest 63rd Street, Oklahoma City, OK
Mexican

Carican Flavors
2701 N. Martin Luther King Oklahoma City, OK
Caribbean

Mama E's Wings and Waffles
3838 Springlake Drive  Oklahoma City, OK
Soul food

Gopuram
4559 N.W. 23rd, Oklahoma City, OK
All regions India

Birriera Diaz
6700 N.W. 39th, Bethany OK
Goat meat Mexican

Wow, this list is getting longer than I expected.  Oklahoma City and the surrounding areas has a lot of "mom and pop" restaurants.  There's no need to eat at chain restaurants here at all.

We have a large and very ethnically diverse population, and they all seem to be opening little hole in the wall eateries. Some come and go distressingly fast, but others (the ones I listed) have been around a few years.

And these don't even touch on the food trucks parking all over the place (mostly taco trucks - Taco Sibilia is my favorite... but if I can ever catch up to the Waffle Truck, that could change.) What fun it would be to meet up at a food truck (the waffle one, perhaps?) on a warm evening and bring a table and chairs (I have a 6' folding table...) and fancy dishes to have an impromptu gathering!

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