Midtown is located north of downtown Oklahoma City’s central business district and features many shops, restaurants, bars, lodging, professional services and more. Keep reading for the Yay Dude top 5 picks on must-go places in Midtown!

The Halls Pizza Kitchen

1004 N Hudson Ave STE 106, OKC, OK 73105

The Hall’s Pizza Kitchen started as a food truck in 2013, and is now a staple restaurant in the Midtown district owned by the Hall family. The Hall’s value the family time that is spent in the kitchen and their creation of this restaurant is inspired by their Saturday night family pizza nights. They go by the phrase, “It is always Saturday night at The Halls Pizza Kitchen!” Known for their stellar roof top seating and delicious pizza, Hall’s offer a wide selection of pizza, sweets, cocktails and salad.


Mon – Thurs: 11am-10pm

Fri: 11am-11pm

Sat: 10am-11pm

Sun: closed

Instagram: @thehallspizza

Stella Modern Italian Cuisine

1201 N Walker Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73103

Lori Burson, owner of Stella, studied abroad in college in Rome where she fell in love with Italian food, wine and the way that Italian people’s lives were about food & the family celebration aspect behind a meal. This inspired her to open her own restaurant in April of 2010. Stella has a relaxed, yet fine dining atmosphere with high quality service and food. They feature wood-fired brick oven pizza, a variety of pastas and seasonal cocktails and entrees.


Mon: closed

Tues – Thurs: 11am-9pm

Fri: 11am-11pm

Sat: 10:30am-11pm

Sun: 10:30am-9pm

Instagram: @stellaokc

Capitals Ice Cream

1006 N Hudson Ave #100, Oklahoma City, OK 73102

Capitals Ice Cream puts a fun and flavorful spin on your average ice cream treat! You can build your own dessert or choose a ‘special’ that is is a combination of Capital’s favorites. Top your favorite base flavor with available additions or mix-in’s such as cookie dough, Lucky Charms or blueberries. Everyone is sure to find something to satisfy their sweet tooth.


Mon: closed

Tues – Thurs: 3pm-9pm

Fri & Sat: 12pm-10pm

Sun: 12pm-9pm

Instagram: @capitalsicecream

The Collective

308 NW 10th St, Oklahoma City, OK 73103

The Collective opened in 2019 and continues to grow, just like Oklahoma City. It is OKC’s first food hall and it features nine kitchens with three new kitchens coming soon. They’ve got you covered morning to night with a coffee shop as well as a bar. The Collective has a cool outdoor seating area (dog-friendly) and a rooftop seating area with beautiful views of downtown OKC. With a wide variety of food selections and cocktail options, it’s the perfect place to find something for everyone.


Mon – Thurs: 11am-12am

Fri & Sat: 11am-1:30am

Sun: 11am-12am

Instagram: @thecollectiveok

The Harvey Bakery

301 NW 13th St Suite 100, Oklahoma City, OK 73103

The Harvey Bakery opened in 2021 by the team behind The Halls Pizza kitchen. It is an “everyday kind of place”, with a vibrant yet peaceful atmosphere. They serve a variety of different pastries, bread, sandwiches and coffee. It is a one-stop shop for your meal needs, coffee and bakery pick me ups and sweet tooth!


Mon – Fri: 6am-6pm

Sat: 7am-6pm

Sun: closed

Instagram: @theharveybakery


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