• Cultivar Mexican Kitchen

    January 24, 2017DishinandDishes

    Local Oklahoma City food blogger gives a restaurant review with photos of Cultivar Mexican Kitchen in OKC.

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  • Mi Lindo Mazatlan Restaurante

    March 8, 2013DishinandDishes

    A few weeks ago, I begged our friends Sandra and Noel to take us to this fantastic and authentic Mexican seafood restaurant they’d showed us pictures of on their phone – Mi Lindo Mazatlan Restaurante. You may remember Sandra and Noel from an earlier story about their addictive hotdogs and you’ll also know they are…

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  • Birrieria Diaz

    February 14, 2012DishinandDishes

    Hey all, Oklahoma City has a Birrieria! A what, you ask? A Birrieria!  

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  • JT’s Tacos A Diamond in the Rough

    June 22, 2011DishinandDishes

    JT’s tacos is no longer open. Driving through the area of 4th and Walnut in downtown Oklahoma City, you’ll see an old (closed, I think) Conoco store sitting lonely and desolate on the side of the street. Look at bit past the building and you will see a commotion happening in the parking lot behind…

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  • Cafe Kacao Guatemalan Food at Its Best

    February 28, 2011DishinandDishes

    Thursday night, Mr. Wonderful and I finally ventured out to Cafe Kacao.Cafe Kacao is the new creation of the Del Sid family, whose matriarch Veronica, and her recipes are of Cafe Antigua legend.  The Del Cids had been dreaming of opening their own place as a family, and after 10 years of dreaming, we, the lucky…

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  • Abel’s Mexican Restaurant

    August 5, 2010DishinandDishes

    I thought since I have been Tweeting and Facebooking so much about my addiction to Abel’s, that I should probably go ahead and write up a review on it. Located a mere stone’s throw from my workplace, this place is way to close for me to eat at about three to four times a week…

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  • The Whole Enchilada Cafe – Whole Lotta Good!

    July 6, 2010DishinandDishes

    4 Santa Fe Plaza Oklahoma City, OK 73102 405.239.3624 Website: None available Taste Factor:  *** Dollar Factor: * Open Mon-Fri 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. THIS RESTAURANT IS NOW SADLY CLOSED I took work off Friday.  Mr. Wonderful and I headed downtown to run some errands.  We were waiting for 11 a.m. to hit, because…

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  • Chica’s Mexican Cafe

    May 13, 2010DishinandDishes

    Sorry, this restaurant is now closed! Chica’s Mexican Cafe 6482 Avondale Dr. Nichols Hills, OK 73116 405.607.8193 Taste Factor **1/2 Dollar Factor $$-$$$ (no menu or website available) Hours of Operation:  Mon-Sat 11-9 Sunday -CLOSED We happened to try Chica’s recently. It was just the three of us, Mr. Wonderful, Tori and I. Located in…

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  • 1492 New World Latin Cuisine

    March 31, 2010DishinandDishes

    My folks are in town this week and last night we tried a new place – 1492. 1492 is a Latin themed restaurant that serves a fusion of Latin cuisine but also has a Tex-Mex pleasing offering for those who don’t want fancy-schmancy or might not want the exoticness of a Latin cuisine. The entire front and…

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  • Iguana Mexican Grill

    January 27, 2010DishinandDishes

     This past weekend, Melisa called and invited me to a Girl’s lunch with her and her daughter Mariah and since both my girls were gone, another favorite young lady from our small group – Caitlyn. After much deliberation between our more refined tastebuds (note that I didn’t say “older”), and the youngsters “just give me…

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  • Restaurant Review – El Pollo Chulo

    October 23, 2009DishinandDishes

    Dollar Factor $ Yum Factor ** Location:  5805 NW 50th St Oklahoma City, OK 405.792.2300 Today for lunch I headed to El Pollo Chulo, which contrary to popular belief is Spanish style, not Mexican. If you’re looking for a low-cost, healthy place to eat, this is a great place. Fred, the owner, will be all…

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