Locally-Owned Restaurants in Moore, Oklahoma
March 3, 2020
Due south of Oklahoma City and smack dab between it and Norman – Moore is home to many families and young professionals. Most Moore residents own their homes, and this fast-growing town is known for its highly rated schools and many parks. As part of the OKC metropolitan area, all the well-known and major restaurant chains are within a short driving distance for those who live here. But you won’t want to miss these locally-owned eateries in Moore. ROYAL BAVARIA German Restaurant • Brewery • Beergarten 3401 Sooner Rd Moore, OK 73165-7218 405-799-7666 HOURS: Sun 5 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.; Mon-Sat 5 a.m. – 9:30 p.m. Located on 5.5 acres and opened in 1994 by a businessman from Munich, Germany, Royal Bavaria has been owned and operated by Andy Gmeiner—original executive chef of the restaurant—since 2007. In addition to serving as brewmaster, Gmeiner continues to oversee all aspects of the kitchen, where they serve high-quality Bavarian dishes prepared from scratch, along with handcrafted beer. HIMALAYAS 709 N. Moore Ave. Moore, OK 73160 405-701-3500 HOURS: Sun-Thurs 11 a.m. – 9 p.m.; Fri & Sat 11 a.m. – 10 p.m. Offering a range of vegetarian and non-vegetarian dishes, Himalayas Indian food buffet serves such varied choices as various rice dishes, tasty breads, Indo-Chinese dishes and a dessert of the day. For Friday dinner, plus all-day Saturday and Sunday, they also have a chaat corner and two additional desserts. HOLLIE’S FLATIRON GRILL 1199 S I-35 Service Rd. Moore, OK 73160 405-799-0300 HOURS: Mon-Thurs 11 a.m. – 10 p.m.; Fri & Sat 11 a.m. – 11 p.m.; Sun 10 a.m. – 9 p.m. Top picks at Hollie’s include their signature Green Chile Mac-N-Cheese and hand-cut Pork Chops with homemade jalapeño peach jam. They also offer plenty of other options like chicken, steak, catfish, and sandwiches. Plus they serve lunch-sized portions of Prime Rib and Chicken Fried Steak, as well as daily happy hour from 3-7 p.m. FONTANA ITALIAN RESTAURANT 854 N.W. 12th St. Moore, OK 73160 405-703-0911 HOURS: Tue-Thurs 11 a.m. – 9 p.m.; Fri & Sat 11 a.m. – 10 p.m.; Sun 11 a.m. – 9 p.m. Family owned and operated, Fontana serves classic Italian dishes in a casual and relaxed atmosphere. Everything is prepared fresh daily, and all hot entrees come with a crisp green salad and a basket of Italian bread. Lunch specials served Tuesday through Friday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.