Looking to try the best cafes in town?
Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the best affordable cafes in Oklahoma City, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of the best spots to venture when cravings strike.
1. Kamp's 1910 Café
Topping the list is Kamp's 1910 Café. Located at 10 N.E. 10th St. in Automobile Alley, the cafe, bakery, breakfast and brunch spot is the highest-rated low-priced cafe in Oklahoma City, boasting four stars out of 125 reviews on Yelp.
We looked there for an overview of Kamp's 1910 Café.
"The Kamp name came to Oklahoma in 1910 with the arrival of three German immigrant brothers: Herman, Alfred and William Kamp," the business says in the history section of its Yelp profile. "The brothers opened a small grocery store that would eventually be known as Kamp Brothers Grocery.
As to what the business is known for, "Kamp's features a breakfast and lunch cafe that features handmade pastries, breakfast and lunch sandwiches, homemade soups and salads," it writes on Yelp in the section explaining specialties.
2. Pie Junkie
Next up is Gatewood UCD's Pie Junkie, situated at 1711 N.W. 16th St. With 4.5 stars out of 303 reviews on Yelp, the bakery and cafe, which offers desserts and more, has proven to be a local favorite for those looking for an affordable option.
The site has lots more information about Pie Junkie.
"We are just two moms with a passion for both comforting classics and modern twists on the traditional," the business says in the history section of its Yelp profile.
As to what the business is known for, "Homemade pies, pies by the slice, quiche of the day and frozen chicken pot pies" it states on Yelp in the section explaining specialties.
3. Perk Place
Perk Place, located at 1649 W. 33rd St., is another top choice, with Yelpers giving the affordable cafe 4.5 stars out of 70 reviews.
The site can tell you a thing or two more about Perk Place.
"Nothing moves or recharges people like random acts of generosity," it writes on Yelp in the section about specialties. "Our entire purpose for starting this business was to transform lives. So, we offer our coffee free from 7-8 am to jumpstart your morning with the ultimate morning perk up."
4. Old School Bagel Cafe
Old School Bagel Cafe, a cafe that offers bagels and sandwiches in Paseo Arts District, is another much-loved, affordable go-to, with 4.5 stars out of 68 Yelp reviews. Head over to 511 N.W. 23rd St., Suite 101 to see for yourself.
If you're looking for more, we found these details about Old School Bagel Cafe.
"Danny Cowan spent 20 years in the bagel business perfecting the New York water-boiled bagel prior to opening the first Old School Bagel Café," the business explains in the history section of its Yelp profile.
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As to what the business is known for, "When you enter the café you are immediately made to feel like you are right at home - the bagel makers greet you with a smile, eager to make you the culinary masterpiece that is a New York-style bagel", the business notes on Yelp in the section explaining specialties.
5. Aja Bleu Cafe
Lastly, over in the Village, check out Aja Bleu Cafe, which has earned 4.5 stars out of 44 reviews on Yelp. Dig in at the cafe and breakfast and brunch spot, which offers soul food and more, by heading over to 2222 W. Hefner Road, Suite A.
On the menu, look for fried chicken, turkey clubs, pork chop dinners and more. Aja Bleu Cafe is temporarily closed and will reopen on October 25, 2019.