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Sam & Ella's Chicken Palace

419 N Muskogee Ave, Tahlequah, OK 74464-2635
+1 918-456-1411
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good26%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“pizza” (150 reviews)
“pie” (17 reviews)
“chicken” (31 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 22:00All hours
Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
419 N Muskogee Ave, Tahlequah, OK 74464-2635
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Sam & Ella's is located on Muscogee Avenue a couple of blocks off the Northeastern State University Campus. The restaurant specializes in pizza and sandwiches, despite what the restaurant's name would indicate. Sam & Ella's makes a great pizza - I especially like the Big...More

Thank Andrei S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Best pizza and sandwiches in town, didn't care for the long wait but the food made up for the wait. I will always try to eat there and I will go early since I know the wait is long.

Thank Colleen918
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Most amazing pizza we've ever had. Makes Chicago pizza look like leftover frozen. They have an awesome selection on the menu and the cheese bread is a must try. Great staff, very friendly and attentive. Place sits right next to the beautiful college campus. We're...More

Thank RLB207
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I went here on a Saturday mid afternoon and were seated promptly, even though it was reasonably crowded. Our server came and took our order within a few minutes of deciding on a small pizza....nothing else. After 40 minutes (with no communication...More

Thank Jim C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Took some out of towners here and they had so much fun! Great vibe, great pizza and subs, too. It's really good pizza! Sam & Ella's is a Tahlequah must!

Thank Aletha R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you happen to find yourself in Tahlequah, I highly recommend trying this place. It's a unique experience with great service

Thank atlanta501
Reviewed 11 August 2017

restaurant has a lot of character; before it was a restaurant it was a "drug store" with "soda fountains" and a school kid's hang-out for generations. Food is excellent; staff are friendly and upbeat; Sunday afternoons there is usually a line.

Thank Patricia H
Reviewed 9 August 2017

If you crave deep dish pizza this is a great place to dine or carry out! The big sloppy is a family favorite. The salads are awesome!

Thank Julie S
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Be sure you have 2 hours to eat. This place takes forever to get your food to you. The wait staff are very rude an the food is horrible, definitely not worth the price or wait.

Thank Samantha S
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

We were in the area visiting friends and they insisted we go to lunch at Sam & Ella's. Loved hearing the history of the place and the pride they have in Carrie Underwood as she previously worked there. Pizza was really good. We had the...More

Thank Wssloman
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Phil S
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I would say that their salad is your best bet.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 419 N Muskogee Ave, Tahlequah, OK 74464-2635
  • Location: United States  >  Oklahoma (OK)  >  Tahlequah
  • Phone Number: +1 918-456-1411
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