Best Places to Eat in Muskogee, OK
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Offering everything from savory home cooking to sweet treats, hungry patrons can expect to find culinary satisfaction in Muskogee.
Patrons can enjoy a variety of eats at Cowboys Bar-B-Que, such as sandwiches, ribs, dinner entrees and more. The restaurant also boasts celebrity patrons, including country music stars Garth Brooks, George Strait and Tim McGraw.
Mahylon's Bar-B-Que derives client satisfacion from high quality ingredients; it's "personalized, not commercialized." My Place BBQ, with locations in both Muskogee and Tahlequah, has been in business since 1927 and sells its own line of bar-b-que sauce. Another bar-b-que favorite is the Rib Crib, a popular chain that offers everything from classic bar-b-que to burgers, sandwiches and salads.
Miss Addie's Cafe & Pub and Harmony House
Originally a drugstore and soda fountain, Miss Addie's has been a popular Muskogee eatery for almost 20 years. The causual atmosphere changes to casual elegance for dinner, with a wine list and entrees that include seafood, chicken, steak and pasta dishes.
Harmony House, a local restaurant and bakery was named "Best Place for Lunch" by the Muskogee Phoenix and has been featured in Southern Living magazine. It serves primarily lunch, with items ranging from lunch specials like sour cream enchiladas to tuna crunch salad.
Amish Country Store and Fudge Factory
The Amish Country Store and Fudge Factory offers homemade breads, cheeses, pies, jams and jellies made by Amish artisans. In addition, customers with a sweet tooth can choose from more than 40 different kinds of fudge to satisfy their cravings.
The eatery is located on U.S. Highway 69 North and also opens its doors after hours for parties.
Muskogee Farmers' Market
Since 1995, the Muskogee Farmers' Market has offered 100% Oklahoma-grown food. Fresh produce is available, as well as Amish baked goods, grass-fed beef, cut flowers, herbal soaps and soy candles. The market also hosts special events open to the public, including Herb Fest, Grill Crazy, Harvest Festival and the Muskogee Salsa Tasting Contest.
Located in downtown Muskogee, the market is open on Wednesdays and Saturdays from 8 a.m. until 12 p.m.
Serving home-style food since 1978, Okie's Restaurant is a popular eatery frequented by Muskogee residents and visitors alike.
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. National Soul Food Cook-Off
This community event was started by Muskogee’s multicultural coordinator, Cassandra Gaines, and focuses on drawing attention to family values.
The Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. National Soul Food Cook-Off showcases unknown talents that might otherwise receive little attention, allowing participants to set up decorated booths that display their culinary creations. The event is also open to members of the community, who are encouraged to sample the fare and enjoy a home-cooked meal.
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