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Marilyn's Restaurant

1211 S George Nigh Expy, McAlester, OK 74501-7195
+1 918-426-1629
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good36%
  • Average18%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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6:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Diner
1211 S George Nigh Expy, McAlester, OK 74501-7195
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Tried to eat at Angel’s Diner but after waiting 20 minutes and being totally ignored our hungry group of 5 found this cute diner. Service was prompt and food good! Thanks Angel’s for bring inefficient!!! We will stop here on our way back home!

1  Thank Shwallach
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You will get a cafe experience here. And that can be good or bad. When its busy, service is slow. But if you are on a casual schedule, then that kind of pace is just fine. This is road food which is good and plentiful.

Thank thesparky1000
Reviewed 4 May 2018

Stopped there on our way to Branson. Proof you don't have to have a big name, big price etc. to be my kind of exceptional place to eat. The waitress was fantastic.....she took all the orders, delivered all the food, was the cashier and didn't...More

Thank TexasGymBo
Reviewed 28 April 2018

You could tell it would be good because every truck driver in the world ate there. I bet there were 7 big semi trucks. The fried chicken was awesome and the best I have had in ages. Lots of extras too. You would not leave...More

Thank Candace M
Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

Stopped in here for dinner because of the good reviews. We were not disappointed. Old fashioned dinner. It is very small and only one table was available when we arrived. Kind of gives you the feeling you traveled back several decades. The service was good...More

Thank OldOkie
Reviewed 9 December 2017

Wife and I visited this small little hole in wall. Great service, good food, right off the main highway. Enjoyed the meal and ambiance.

Thank rickyandlucycamper
Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

We had read the reviews and though we'd try. When we walked in we saw lots of locals so knew it must be good. Chicken Fried Steak was very tender. The one waitress was very busy but all came out great!

Thank Sherry D
Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

Right next to hotel. Food was good. Waitress was friendly. Served promptly. Seems to be a local favorite.

Thank Jabf
Reviewed 10 November 2017

My Wife and I went here for Dinner while traveling to view the fall color along the the Talimena Parkway in Oklahoma;and Arkansas. It appears to us that a lot of locals eat at this place, and we always like to eat at local establishments...More

Thank TexasSnowman
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

If you want to step back in time, before fast food and chain restaurants, this is your place. Very small, with old fashioned charm. Step back decades into the '40s or '50s. Would be good for kids to experience a simpler time. That being said,...More

Thank stardust1229
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1211 S George Nigh Expy, McAlester, OK 74501-7195
  • Location: United States  >  Oklahoma (OK)  >  McAlester
  • Phone Number: +1 918-426-1629
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