Looking to uncover all that Meridian Avenue Corridor has to offer? Get to know this Oklahoma City neighborhood by browsing its most popular local businesses, from Mexican restaurants to an American and steak spot.
Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top places to visit in Meridian Avenue Corridor, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of neighborhood businesses. Read on for the results.
1. Off The Hook Seafood And More
Topping the list is Cajun/Creole spot Off the Hook Seafood And More, which offers seafood and more. Located at 1920 S. Meridian Ave., it's the highest rated business in the neighborhood, boasting 4.5 stars out of 152 reviews on Yelp.
On the menu, you'll find specialty items like the smothered seafood fries or rice (lobster cream sauce with shrimp, crawfish, lump crab and baby clams over fries or rice, topped with bacon, cheese, fried onions and chives) as well as po'boy sandwiches, fried or grilled fish and shrimp and grilled jerk chicken kebabs. (Click here to view the full menu.)
2. Taqueria Sanchez
Next up is food truck and Mexican spot Taqueria Sanchez, situated at 4011 N.W. 10th St. With 4.5 stars out of 135 reviews on Yelp, it's proven to be a local favorite.
On the menu, look for tacos, taquitos, burritos, quesadillas and flautas plates, which all come with rice and beans, plus taco salad, Mexican soup and breakfast options.
3. Tamales El Patio
Mexican spot Tamales El Patio is another top choice. Yelpers give the business, located at 3421 S.W. 29th St., 4.5 stars out of 88 reviews.
The business offers tamales, which are made in a traditional Mexican style. They come in red pork, chicken and jalapeño and cheese and jalapeño. There are also hot dogs, nachos and other desserts and snacks available for purchase.
Charleston's, a steakhouse and traditional American spot, is another neighborhood go-to, with four stars out of 280 Yelp reviews. Head over to 2000 S. Meridian to see for yourself.
The menu features steaks, like the top sirloin and roasted prime rib, chicken, such as a chicken enchilada plate, and specialty options including the catfish platter (with french fries and coleslaw) and chicken fried steak. For lighter fare, there are also salads and sandwiches. (Click here to see the menu.)
5. Trapper's Fish Camp
Finally, there's Trapper's Fish Camp, a local favorite with four stars out of 216 reviews. Stop by 4300 W. Reno Ave. to hit up the Cajun/Creole spot, which offers seafood and more, next time you're in the neighborhood.
On the menu, expect to find prime rib, mesquite grilled seafood dishes and steaks, quail and prime pork chops. The beer menu includes local and and regional craft beer on tap as well as domestic and imported beer in bottles and cans.