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Whistle-Stop Bistro

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2700 N Main, McAlester, OK
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Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

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Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Delicious food- fabulous atmosphere!

We just left the Whistle Stop and we loved the food, atmosphere and folks that served us. We dined as a family with our 4 kids and they even commented how good the food was! We ordered the turkey Reuben, hot trio and double BLTs. Food was served quick and it was fresh. Tea was sweet, the way we... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 3, 2015
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Conroe
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28 reviews 28 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

We just left the Whistle Stop and we loved the food, atmosphere and folks that served us. We dined as a family with our 4 kids and they even commented how good the food was! We ordered the turkey Reuben, hot trio and double BLTs. Food was served quick and it was fresh. Tea was sweet, the way we drink... More 

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McAlester, Oklahoma
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Love the Bistro. It is located in Old Town McAlester and a great place for lunch with family or friends. I always try one of their homemade soups, yummy!

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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

This is one of our favorite places in town. The foods fresh and good. Prices are great The staff is awesome even when packed they treat you great

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Dallas, Texas
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

We found this restaurant on Trip Advisor while on a road trip. The slight detour through the older part of town was interesting. The restaurant was in a neat old building. The employees were welcoming and friendly. The food was great. There is a good selection of sandwiches and wraps, freshly prepared to order. If you are looking for a... More 

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McAlester, Oklahoma
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

The Bistro has a great atmosphere and is located in a very cool old antique shop. The employees are wonderful and are all very nice and attentive. I had the french dive sandwich and a salad, it was the best french dip that I've had in McAlester. It is a great experience, you should go if you are in or... More 

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Oklahoma City
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63 reviews 63 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

This place is closed on Monday. I like this yummy place for lunch - wraps, salads, sandwiches, friendly service and a good value.

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Dallas, Texas
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014 via mobile

I had turkey Reubens and it was very good. They close at 300...we arrived at 2:00. We were seated and not rushed. We enjoyed the Historic District atmosphere. Worth getting off freeway for. We are traveling back to Texas.....we will go again next time we are up this way.

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McAlester, Oklahoma
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100 reviews 100 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

This little gem is in an old building in what is called 'old town' (?) not near anything really except junk/antique stores. And I overheard ladies at a near table discuss that is where they were headed. But the place was packed at lunch. We got there at 12:30 and had a few minutes wait. Every plate we saw coming... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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26 reviews 26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

We found this place by recommendation of some locals we were working with- and what a great find!! My coworker and I ended up eating here multiple times the 2 weeks we were in McAlester for work. The sandwhiches were all delicious, as was the Taco Soup and Spinach Bisque.

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Gold Canyon, Arizona
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41 reviews 41 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2014 via mobile

The left dining room is more cozy then the other one. I ate in the cozy one. My server was wonderful, very attentive and efficient. I had the soup of the day, Cream of Spinach Bisque and the Pastrami Panini. It was all delicious. I saw one of the salads come out and it was huge. The customer was actually... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2700 N Main, McAlester, OK
  • Location: United States  >  Oklahoma (OK)  >  McAlester

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Sandwiches
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm

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