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Rock Cafe

114 W Main St, Stroud, OK 74079-3608
+1 918-968-3990
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good26%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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07:00 - 21:00All hours
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114 W Main St, Stroud, OK 74079-3608
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We stopped at the Rock Cafe for dinner during our Route 66 road trip through Oklahoma. So much fun! A classic, rustic diner with good comfort food....and my favorite, a yummy patty melt. You must have dessert! All the selections were tempting, but the Poor...More

Thank 8OOT
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My buddy took me on a bike ride on Route 66...and we stopped by the Rock Cafe for breakfast. Beignets were excellent and the pancakes huge. We were stuffed when finished. Also, every highway patrol officer in that part of the state was there -...More

Thank Wesley L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our group stopped here on a recent Route 66 tour from OKC. We all had their apple strudel which was good. Dawn told us all about the history of Rock Café. One of the highlights of Rock Café is that John Lasseter and a research...More

1  Thank WorldTravelers34
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a fun stop for families. The owner was the inspiration for Sally in the Cars movie franchise and there are cut outs of several cars for posing with pictures. Old equipment like a washing machine dot the outside. The building is made of...More

2  Thank Maryanne H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The last time we drove the Mother Road in 2002, the Rock was closed when we drove through Stroud, so we made sure we arrived at noon this time. As we entered the graffiti-covered entrance hall, we had a good view into a spotless kitchen,...More

2  Thank Crystal P
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This was one of the first restaurants The Wife and I saw on DDD. I thought I was going to like the building more than the food, but I was mistaken. While the building is an interesting Route 66 icon, our lunches were very good....More

1  Thank BigTool
Reviewed 17 June 2017

The salad was very big and it was good but i did not want croutons and tomatoes which i got alot of.. i hate wasting food.. the french dressing was ok but i have had alot better. the restaurant was packed and i got the...More

1  Thank GARY C
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

As one of the Route 66 icons, we wanted to cross this one off our list. From the outside it didn't look open and the entrance is on the side. But once we were inside the place had a wall to sign. The staff were...More

3  Thank jgaskins43
Reviewed 5 June 2017

Fun local flavor! Historic building that's been a cafe for years, rebuilt after a fire. Hand pressed burger that was very very tasty. Good fries and drinks. Friendly help. Has walls in the rear that you can write your name on. Interesting reads! Biker friendly,...More

3  Thank Jim M
Reviewed 1 June 2017

A family owned cafe directly on Main Street USA in Stroud, OK. A famous stop on the Mother Road trip. Comfort food, great and friendly staff (Sandy was our waitress/server), and very bargain priced meals. While we were eating, a group of Asian tourists making...More

3  Thank Joel A
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31 March 2015|
Response from Sue C | Reviewed this property |
Yes, we got in to eat there. Very charming. But it wasn't for a meeting, for a family meal. Very nice, comfortable, reasonable and tasty.
23 March 2015|
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Response from S M | Reviewed this property |
Its a small place; I would call ahead and see what they say. I was there on a sat afternoon about 2p and it was almost full; we sat at the large booth for 5 people. there is a couple of tables that could be pulled together.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
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
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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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