• Bonjour

    April 27, 2015DishinandDishes

    Sadly this restaurant has now closed. Recently Mr. Wonderful and I took a Friday off together to do some planning for our Easter Egg Hunt for our granddaughters. I was glad to have a work day off because I’d been dying to try out the new place from one of my favorite Oklahoma Chefs –…

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  • The Beatnix Cafe

    April 8, 2014DishinandDishes

    Sadly this restaurant has closed. The Beatnix Café is an eclectic little café on the Southeast corner of NW 13th Street and Robinson Avenue (fronting on 13th Street) owned by my dear friend Sandra Ceballos. If you happen to walk into The Beatnix Café, you will experience her smiling face and sweet countenance immediately. You…

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  • The Mule

    April 30, 2013DishinandDishes

    Grilled cheese, you’ve come a long way baby. The beloved grilled cheese sandwich has, in reality been around for longer than we know in one form or another. In the 1920’s however with the invention of pre-sliced bread and processed cheese, it really started becoming a staple. Flash forward to today where it is now…

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  • Kitchen No. 324

    February 12, 2013DishinandDishes

    It’s been awhile since I remember anticipating a restaurant opening.    Anytime a Good Egg Dining restaurant opens, bless Keith and Heather Paul’s food loving hearts, I get giddy, but for some reason, when hearing about Kitchen No. 324 opening, I got really, really excited. Maybe it was because Sheri Guyse and Keith Paul posted 3000 Instagrams…

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  • Nikkellette’s Cafe (And Raspberries N Creme)

    August 21, 2012DishinandDishes

    Head down May Avenue Monday through Saturday from 11 to 2:30 and you may see a see of cars parked outside of this little cafe. Located behind, and associated with Raspberries N Creme Bakery & Catering, this quaint and fun lunch spot is a big hit with the ladies of Oklahoma City.  (Pssst, hey guys?!!…

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  • Cafe 7 Delicatessen and Pastaria Pleases a Family Budget

    August 27, 2010DishinandDishes

    14101 N. May Avenue Oklahoma City, OK 73134 405.748.3354 Cost Factor $$ Taste Factor ** Sunday afternoon, Mr. Wonderful was working and it was just me and the kids heading somewhere for lunch. I was looking for somewhere reasonable and we decided to try out Cafe 7. The boy was a little skeptical, because he’d…

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  • Coolgreens – A Truly Cool Place

    June 21, 2010DishinandDishes

    6475 Avondale Dr. Oklahoma City, OK 73115 405.841.2665 2nd location:  N. May & Memorial Ave. 405.286.9204 Website:  mycoolgreens.com Price Factor: $$ Taste Factor: **** Open Monday -Sunday 11a.m. to 9 p.m. Kayla is finally home from India, and my girls and I spent some time together going to lunch. Driving up to Coolgreens, you know…

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