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Cafe Alley

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126 A St NE, Ardmore, OK 73401-6912
+1 580-223-6413
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
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Tue - Fri 11:00 - 14:00
Tue - Sat 17:00 - 21:00
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15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The options in Ardmore are limited and this is one of the few restaurants in town with a menu that branches outside of your standard southern comfort fare. My colleagues and I have tried a number items on the menu and each of the entrees has been excellent (I've found some of the sides to be hit or miss). The... More 

Thank cliffhanger202
Ardmore, Oklahoma
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

From the moment we stepped into the restaurant we were happy with our visit. The waiter that we had was very friendly and let us know what the special was, he let us have time to talk for a bit and kept checking on us. The food was incredible. Will definitely go back again.

Thank Melissa H
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, United States
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The best place to eat in Ardmore, and one of the best restaurants I've ever eaten at. Whether you want steak, pasta or sandwich, all are excellent!

Thank Jack C
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Get ready to wait a few minutes for this gem. (Wish they had reservations). Food and service is always very consistent and delicious. Have had pretty much every item on the menu, land most of the time on the burgers or the fish. Do yourself a favor and get a desert so yummy. Trendy, Country/ hipster, spot.

Thank Eric G
Sulphur, Oklahoma
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent food...excellent service and fabulous atmosphere! We celebrated a friends birthday dinner there.

Thank Joanna A
Ardmore, Oklahoma
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is my favorite place in Ardmore. Good food, great service and nice place. The Pollo panceta is a good choice. The hamburgers are good as well. I just would like some new options in the menu.

Thank CLB2014
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61 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant (and the service we received) was nothing short of amazing. We had a variety of dishes, and all were excellent. My daughter had the mustard-crusted pork chop, my son-in-law had the London broil, my friend had the California burger (with sweet potato fries, served with a marshmallow fluff for dipping), and I had the Santa Fe chicken. Every... More 

Thank Jules1013
Waxahachie, Texas
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were staying in Ardmore for a couple of nights and decided to have dinner at Cafe Alley after reading the reviews on Trip Adviser. We started with salads that were good. My husband had a steak that was well prepared and I had the smoked chicken that was excellent. We took a piece of the carrot cake to have... More 

Thank JuJuBD
Starkville, Mississippi
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290 reviews
162 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were driving through and stopped in Ardmore for dinner. Cafe Alley was the top rated review and for VERY good reason. The best smoked chicken dinner I've ever had! Their salad dressings were our first positive impression - the Italian is homemade and the honey lime has exceptional flavor. The smoked chicken had the best flavor I've ever had.... More 

Thank Traveler1959-123
Houston, Texas
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127 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After our GPS misled us, a phone call had a friendly staff member named Casey directing us right to the packed parking lot of this great eatery beside the old train station. We were welcomed in and enjoyed a fabulous dinner at a reasonable price that exceeded expectations in every way. Great service, ambience, drinks and the tastiest pork chop... More 


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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Soups
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 126 A St NE, Ardmore, OK 73401-6912
  • Location: United States  >  Oklahoma (OK)  >  Ardmore
  • Phone Number: +1 580-223-6413

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?