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Rock Cafe

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114 W Main St, Stroud, OK 74079-3608
+1 918-968-3990
07:00 - 20:00
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Sun - Sat 07:00 - 20:00
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The service was poor, had a chiefs salad they forgot the eggs and it had little iceberg lettuce. The hamburger was fair but overall the service and food was far worse than in the past.

Thank JC W
Cheyenne, Oklahoma
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have been here quite a few times, hamburger and French fries and ice tea every time. Always good. Others had cheese burgers, some with fried okra. They also enjoyed the food and had been there before. If you are a route 66 traveler this is a 'don't miss it' kind of place - been there for years and has a... More 

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Rogers, Arkansas
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117 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2016

Here for lunch mid-week, had read the reviews on Trip Advisor. Had the Chicken Fried Steak, Mash Potatoes, and Okra. The Steak was good -- not great. The Okra were hard fried which I did enjoy. The potatoes were made from scratch. Also at our table: bowl of chili with beans served with corn bread. Had good flavor. Also Meat... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016

We weren't impressed at first with the parking lot and building, but ended up enjoying the experience. It's all a part of Route 66 history so we just took it in. Small town USA. We had the chicken fried steak with mash potatoes (white or brown gravy) and fried okra. Oklahoma's favorite meal! It was very good and the service... More 

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Noble, Oklahoma
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016

There were nine of us and I text them the day before to let them know we would be there about 2-230. When we arrived they had our table all set up and ready to go for us. We all got something different from the menu. No one had anything bad to say about their food at all. It was... More 

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Olathe, Kansas
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120 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016

This was our last stop before heading home - I'm glad we stopped here! I had the chicken fried steak - it was excellent! My wife had a huge cheeseburger and fries. Service was prompt and friendly - just like you'd expect for a country diner. I'm ready to take another road trip to Stroud JUST to eat at Rock... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

We stopped at the Rock Cafe on our way to a concert in Tulsa. The food was great! I had the bun less buffalo burger. The meat was moist and very tasty. We will keep this restaurant on our list of places to visit when near Stroud.

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Buffalo, New York
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159 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016

You gotta eat somewhere when driving down Route 66. The Rock Cafe is a good spot for that. As you could guess, it's been around forever - at least in terms of Route 66. The food is basic and fine, the waitress is friendly, and so on. The Rock Cafe's claim to fame, though, is a movie connection. Some people... More 

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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

We decided to take the bikes out for a spin and headed to Stroud to eat at Rock Cafe which we had seen on Diners...As soon as we saw the parking lot we got pretty nervous bc gravel and motorcycles do NOT mix. We were seated immediately and the waitress was AWESOME and friendly. We tried the schnitzel (?) and... More 

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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608 reviews
337 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 194 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

Our impression is that they are living off of their location on Route 66 and the longevity in that location......certainly the food cannot contribute to their longevity in our opinion. The smothered chicken was not good, according to my wife, who rarely complains (believe it or not!!!). My Reubin sandwich (which was recommended in a TA review) was terrible.....very greasy,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 10
American, Cafe
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 114 W Main St, Stroud, OK 74079-3608
  • Location: United States  >  Oklahoma (OK)  >  Stroud
  • Phone Number: +1 918-968-3990
The Rock Cafe has been located on Route 66 in Stroud, OK for more then 70 years. The diner still has its original grill. The current owner was used as inspiration for the character "Sally" in the Pixar/Disney film Cars. The cafe has been in many publications and television programs including Diners, Drive-Ins, and Dives. We are open 7 days a week 7am until 8pm.

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