Quality Inn Southwest
7800 C.A. Henderson Blvd.
Oklahoma City, OK 73139
Phone: (405) 632-6666
Fax: (405) 632-9717
Bars & Cafes
This local chain of restaurants is very popular for its large menu and fresh food. You will be treated to complimentary hot sauce, cheese sauce, chips and flour tortillas. If you cannot decide what to have or you are not familiar with Mexican food, try the Deluxe Mexican Dinner. It is served with a taco, guacamole salad, cheese enchilada, chile-covered pork tamale and chicken enchilada covered with salsa ranchera. Along with all this you get rice and beans. After your meal, try a complimentary sopapilla.
Cafe Bella in the South of Oklahoma City bills itself as a espresso-tea bar and bistro. The independently owned cafe serves up artisan teas, coffees and they also serve bubble teas. The coffee is all fair trade and Cafe Bella is dedicated to educating their city about fair trade. In addition to the coffee and myriad of relaxing teas, the cafe also serves a full menu of light foods. Examples of menu items include wraps, stew, salads, sandwiches and some specialty breakfast items.
This sports / dive bar is all about pleasing its loyal customers - it has a generous happy hour, drinks specials at any time of day, ladies night and, everyone's favorite - karaoke. It also hosts billiards tournaments and is a popular live music venue. If you're hungry, try one of the bar's famous cheeseburgers or one of their very reasonably priced pizzas. Call for opening hours.
You do not have to be a country-western fan to enjoy this popular city nightclub. Guaranteed fun for all, Club Rodeo features an indoor bull riding arena. There are also some great nightly drink specials, and ladies night is every Wednesday. The decor is nothing spectacular - mainly wood furnishings and neon signs. The real draw is the atmosphere.
Country music star Toby Keith's chain of restaurants celebrates two of his passions - food and music. The place gets its name from Toby's popular song I Love This Bar, and the hearty American cuisine has customers chanting the same. Chef Brad Johnson's menu features local delicacies like steaks, meatloaf and rotisserie chicken, with their signature sauces and gravies. In addition, on offer is a healthy serving of patriotism - Freedom Fries, anyone? The place is laid-back and inviting, complete with interesting decor, and plays host to crowd-drawing live bands.
Here at Cowboys OKC, the drink specials on the weekend are some of the best in the entire metro OKC area. And if you like country music, you're in luck because unlike most trendy and modern places downtown, honky-tonk is as contemporary as you will get down here by the airport. Nonetheless, with 25 cent beers until 10pm on the weekends and live bull riding in the middle of the place, it doesn't get any more Western than this.
Choose Bolero Spanish Grill & Tapas Bar for a great dining experience. The ambiance is perfect for a romantic date night, as it is quiet, low lit and cozy. The service here is professional and friendly that makes the patrons feel comfortable and relaxed. This elegant place serves the Spanish Tapas delicacies and you may try the fried goat cheese, Serrano wrapped shrimp, braised mushrooms, dulche de leche with honey fried plantains and grilled lamb. Bask in the sun at their outdoor setting and enjoy their top flan and clams mussels. Accompany your dishes with special Spanish wines and unique drinks. Hire their beautiful space for your special occasions and dinners. For more information, call ahead.
This restaurant/bar is one of the best spots to catch a game, grab a quick bite, have a drink or do them all while you sit at the comfortable bar. The drink menu is filled with classic cocktails, plenty of bottled beers and the food features pub-grub items like hamburgers, sandwiches and wings. It is located in the popular Bricktown neighborhood, so it serves as a great spot to start out or finish the night.
The atmosphere in this two-story restaurant, located right on the Bricktown Canal, is festive and loud. This restaurant is popular with locals and tourists alike, especially since it is the only restaurant with dining overlooking the canal on a patio and upper balcony. The clientele tends to be young, often college-aged, but children are always welcome here. It is a little mild for Mexican food, so be sure to ask for hot sauce with your meal.
At Capt. Norm's Bar you can still find the eponymous owner himself behind the bar slinging drinks and telling stories. If the weather is nice, guests can sit out on the patio and watch the water taxis glide upon the waters of the tranquil Bricktown Canal. The bar is casual, upscale and has a full panoply of liquor and beer. In addition to drinks, you can light up any of the carefully selected cigars with many brands to choose from, some include Tatiana, Cohiba, Ashton, Macanudo and Pádron. On certain nights, the Capt. hosts live music acts with sounds that vary from samba and salsa to reggae and jazz.
This hole in the wall on East Sheridan is a great live entertainment venue in addition to being an inviting and relaxed bar. Spread over two levels, get acquainted with local patrons over a Wii game or head-bang to the tunes of some of America's most talented bands, featured seven nights a week. There are no cover charges and the extensive drink list is reasonably priced. Indulge in what most say is the town's best pizza, sold by the slice. The friendly service and contagious, high-spirited vibe will have you coming back for more.
In the heart of Bricktown, this two-story restaurant and bar is a hot spot for the young, single after-work crowd. Upstairs you will find a large, very casual bar area where you can enjoy live music on Fridays and Saturdays. Downstairs is a casual restaurant and lounge area, which is a little more family-friendly. The chefs cook up quite a variety here, including pork, chicken, steak, fish, sandwiches and burgers. The steaks are the most popular items on the menu. In addition to dinner, the bar has a great lunch menu with many of the same items, only at a better price.