Visiting Arts District, or just looking to better appreciate what it has to offer? Get to know this Oklahoma City neighborhood by browsing its most popular local businesses, from a cafe to a a traditional American cafe.
Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top places to visit in Arts District, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of neighborhood businesses. Read on for the results.
Topping the list is cocktail bar and Italian spot Patrono. Located at 305 N. Walker Ave., it's the highest rated business in the neighborhood, boasting 4.5 stars out of 131 reviews on Yelp.
Start with an appetizer such as mixed greens or antipasto salad with cured meat, Swiss cheese, olives, pepperoncinis and a hard-boiled egg before opting for main entrees such as house-made spaghetti with meatballs or duck confit grilled cheese with provolone and onion jam on toasted brioche. (The full menu can be seen here.)
2. Clarity Coffee
Next up is Clarity Coffee, a spot to score coffee and tea, situated at 431 W. Main St., Suite A. With 4.5 stars out of 114 reviews on Yelp, it's proven to be a local favorite.
This spot combines caffeinated beverages with light fare and roastable sacks of coffee beans. Pick up an espresso, cappuccino or chai latte to start your day off on the right foot. Pair your beverage with snacks like a ham and cheese croissant, a chocolate chip cookie or a blueberry orange scone. (Check out the website for a full line of offerings and more information.)
3. Health Nut Cafe
Health Nut Cafe, a New American and vegetarian spot that offers sandwiches and more, is another much-loved neighborhood go-to, with 4.5 stars out of 38 Yelp reviews. Head over to 333 N.W. Fifth St., Suite 104, to see for yourself.
This eatery has a plethora of breakfast and lunch fare, including caffeinated beverages such as vanilla lattes, cappuccinos and mochas. Scoop up a fruit smoothie in the morning or stop by for lunch and grab a wrap, melt, sandwich or salad. (Check out the menu here.)
4. Museum of Art Cafe
Check out Museum of Art Cafe, which has earned four stars out of 103 reviews on Yelp. You can find the cafe, bar and traditional American spot at 415 Couch Drive. Lunch and dinner menus can be found daily, while brunch is served on Sunday.
Check out lunch choices such as smoked salmon with olive oil and capers on toast; seafood mac and cheese with with basil pesto cream; or a hot Italian sandwich with soppresata, ham, pepperoni and provolone cheese. Halibut, duck, chicken curry and scallops appear on the dinner menu. (Check out the website here for a full line of offerings.)
5. Yummy Mummy
Finally, there's Yummy Mummy, a local favorite with five stars out of 15 reviews. Stop by 119 N. Robinson Ave. to hit up the food court and Mediterranean spot, which offers wraps and more, next time you're in the neighborhood.
This spot features falafel balls, spicy potatoes, hummus and pita bread and rice-stuffed grape leaves as appetizers. Looking for something heartier? Look for the ground beef Egyptian quesadilla with special spices or Beef Fata served with fried bread and Jasmine rice mixed with garlic sauce. (Here's the menu.)