Sleep Inn & Suites
5200 North Classen Circle
Oklahoma City, OK 73118
Phone: (405) 286-5400
Fax: (405) 286-5401
Bars & Cafes
Beer and live music make great partners and the guys at the 51st Street Speakeasy definitely appreciate this combo. Here guests will find great live music and a full bar that includes a nice selection of whiskey, beer and wines from around the world. Many up-and-coming local bands ply their trade here almost every night of the week and the patio in the back is the perfect place to have a drink.
The Hi-Lo Club is a quirky locals bar filled with characters. There's a jukebox with a mind-boggling selection of music. The drinks are cheap and during happy hour they get even cheaper. There's always a great crowd, making it the perfect place to start (or end) a night out. There is often live music and a free darts night every Wednesday.
People all over the state of Oklahoma know about Edna's. This beloved dive bar is always packed with people looking for cheap drinks and good times. Make sure you try Edna's famous Lunchbox shot, which tradition dictates that the ingredients not be revealed until after one has already tried it. Try any number of specialty shots or very cheap pitchers of beer, pop some coins in the jukebox and proceed to have a good time.
Abraham’s Western Cafe is the brainchild of Abraham Essaili. This simple diner is known for its onion burgers and steak fries. Their menu comprises of burgers, sandwiches, salads and omelets. Savor their Double Meat Onion Cheese Burger, Bacon Cheese Omelet and Chicken Fried Steak Sandwich. It is a nice place to make a pit stop while on the go.
This small neighborhood restaurant, located near upscale Nichols Hills, serves what it calls “rustic-style Italian food.” Old-fashioned Italian meals mix comfortably with new dishes like the pasta chips, which are pieces of fried pasta (Flip's answer to the potato chip). A popular hang out for the locals, Flip's is a great place to experience Oklahoma City and specifically the Nichols Hills area. An average meal includes soup and salad, and the bar serves an extensive selection of beer, wine and liquor. They also showcase local artists, and feature a new artist every six weeks.
This LGBT club located right off I-44 is hosted within OKC's largest gay resort, the Habana Inn. The Copa presents theme nights throughout the week and some of the shows range from DJs and karaoke to boxer shorts and drag queens, every night is something new. The proprietors also host many events for the LGBT community of Oklahoma and even if you are a not a guest at the resort, the club is open for everybody. Check website for show calendar and details.
Republic Gastropub is a wonderful restaurant and pub that has an upscale, yet casual atmosphere. You'll spot couples meeting for a first date, coworkers enjoying a drink after work, and sports fans who are here to cheer on their team. Above all people come here to enjoy the delicious food and fantastic drinks. Try the Smoked Salmon Sliders or the Republic Burger with bacon relish and a fried egg. Make sure to pair your meal with one of their American craft beers. No matter what drink you're in the mood for you'll find it with 100 beers on tap and 250 different types of bottled beers.
Looking for great food and live music? Go no further. This hot spot has been offering both since 1976. It does not have music every night, so call ahead, but it gets some great acts like Red Hot Chili Peppers. Enjoy a sandwich or salad, or just munch of some of the appetizers. This trendy Nichols Hills restaurant and bar is perfect for dinner or a fun night out. Expect a cover charge if there is entertainment. Enjoy Happy Hour from 4p-7p Monday through Friday with domestic longnecks on special and a free buffet.
Located in 50 Penn Place, the very upscale shopping center near Nichols Hills, Belle Isle is very popular with the local businesspeople for lunch. It is also a great weekend choice, with a dance floor and live music every Friday and Saturday night. There is a huge selection of dishes on the menu including everything from sandwiches to salmon. There are lots of great specials, particularly during their generous daily happy hour.
The Cheesecake Factory. Sounds tempting? Well there's more to it than just cheesecakes. This popular chain—one of its location being the Penn Square Mall—is a friendly place serving casual fare in a charming ambiance. Delicious appetizers, peppy pastas, wholesome sandwiches and healthy salads are served fresh on your platter. Meat lovers can devour steaks, chops, omelettes, fish and a host of seafood varieties. Combine these with a luscious cocktail or chilled beer and you are surely going to love every bit of it. But do keep space for the velvet smooth cheesecakes and other creamy delights! If you hate peak hour crowd, beat the rush and join in for a late lunch or enjoy late evening dining!
Located in the inner city north side neighborhood, The Boom Boom Room is an over the top LGBT entertainment venue, nightclub and restaurant. This eclectic venue offers dinner theater shows, karaoke and theme nights throughout the week. Their most popular event is the weekly Sunday Gospel Brunch, where guests can enjoy a lively show as they dine on scrumptious breakfast cuisine.
Since opening in 1995, The Red Cup has been serving great coffee and vegetarian cuisine. The cafe has become a gathering spot for the neighborhood, attracting customers from all walks of life. Chef Patrick Clark II has created a variety of delicious vegetarian and vegan dishes, including The Epic sandwich with sauerkraut, mushrooms, onions and jack cheese on rye bread. The coffee bar serves up delicious coffee drinks including the daily special brew coffee.