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Oklahoma City Day Trip

A January 2006 trip to Oklahoma City by jdobzelecki

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Oklahoma City Day Trip

Overview

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The trip down from Wichita, Kansas, took us straight down through the lower part of Kansas into Oklahoma, one state I have never been to. Route 35 brought us right into the heart of Oklahoma. Travel time was about 2.5 hours. The landscape changes from flat and prairie to slightly more hilly, with spots reminding the passersby of the extreme forest fire danger. Upon arrival, the city is reminiscent of Old Town in Wichita. Modern buildings accompany areas such as Bricktown, where old mills have been renovated and turned into restaurants and bars. Finally, visiting the Oklahoma City bombing site is truly eye opening. For those of us like me, who were quite young at the time of the bombing, I wa...Read More

Spaghetti Warehouse Italian Grill

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Excellent Italian food is accompanied by a Main Street USA feel. Choose to eat next to the rustic brick wall or in a hollowed-out old trolley car. My grandmother described it as "the best spaghetti sauce I've ever eaten (aside from my own, of course!)." Delicious fresh-baked bread with herb butter tops off a fabulous meal. I would describe the cost as pretty reasonable, as four of us ate lunch for about $30, not including tip. My consensus? Two thumbs up!

Member Rating 4 out of 5 on January 22, 2006

Spaghetti Warehouse Italian Grill
101 East Sheridan
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73102
(405) 235-0402

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jdobzelecki

jdobzelecki
Salem, New Hampshire

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