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Long John Silver's-A&W Restaurant

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1750 E Carl Albert Pkwy, McAlester, OK 74501-5138
+1 918-423-9142
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Plano, Texas
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80 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 January 2017

I needed a quick meal and this restaurant's drive through was open before 11 a.m. which was very handy for me. I had a few miles to drive before I could eat and the food was still hot and good.

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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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301 reviews
180 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 May 2016

I understand having fresh hot cooked food, but everything takes forever. This includes during lunch and dinner. Just toooo slow Bathroom need updates

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Toronto
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34 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 November 2015

I rarely drove to McAlester in Oklahoma State. and yet, the Boomer's Long John is always open during 1990s, this has already spoiled the college students in town that no requirement nor incentive to drive to McAlester for fish and chips. Because Boomer has Long John with A&W Root Beer and Pizza Hut Delivery self sufficient. But we all know... More 

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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29 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 August 2015

I don't frequent A&W that often, but when I do I do so because a cold root beer sounds so good. My wife and I stopped here for lunch on our way from Missouri to Texas. Both our meals were good - not great, but the root beer tasted like it had been watered down. I didn't even get a... More 

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Negaunee, Michigan, United States
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 August 2015 via mobile

I've never been in an establishment so disgusting! We should've turned around and walked out but my husband wanted food and root beer. Everything you touched felt either greasy or sticky. I couldn't get my grandson into the bathtub quick enough after he sat in the filthy high chair. The food was OK though eating it made me wonder how... More 

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Thank Irene I
Wilburton, Oklahoma
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16 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 May 2014

The food is always really really greasy. Usually you have to wait at least 5-15 mins. Although that's not long, it is a fast food place with a drive through

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Thank 88JellyRoll
McAlester, Oklahoma
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47 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 April 2014

Occasionally I crave fish and drive through and pick up a couple pieces. Never thought the food was great sort of a bad frying oil taste. I had never been inside. I stopped in in mid afternoon and dined inside. The dirtiest food establishment I'd ever been in. There is no way you could pay me to eat there again.

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Thank Steve P
Rowlett, Texas
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66 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2013

This is an A&W / Long John Silver's restaurant. My family ordered some food from both restaurants. The service was horrendous; the food was atrocious. We did not finish anything we ordered. Even the A&W rootbeer didn't taste right. If this was the first A&W or LJS I ever ate at, I would never go back to another one.

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Thank Jill R
Wister, Oklahoma
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53 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 September 2013 via mobile

This is the nices staff. Food is normal for LJS. They are fast, friendly, and clean. I appreciate their staff.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1750 E Carl Albert Pkwy, McAlester, OK 74501-5138
  • Location: United States  >  Oklahoma (OK)  >  McAlester
  • Phone Number: +1 918-423-9142

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?