WITHIN WALKING DISTANCE
Hilton Garden Inn - 328 East Sheridan Avenue, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, 73104 (same building as the Homewood Suites)
Conference Rate: $129/night + tax + parking. Rate available until Sept. 4, 2017
Call 405-270-0588 and mention the Convergence Conference to receive the conference rate.
Homewood Suites - 328 East Sheridan Avenue, Oklahoma City, OK 73104 (same building as the Hilton Garden Inn)
Conference Rate: $149/night + tax + parking. Rate available until Sept. 4, 2017. Call 405-232-3200 and mention the Convergence Conference to receive the conference rate.
Residence Inn - 400 E Reno Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73104
Conference Rate: $189/night + tax + parking. Rate available until Aug. 30, 2017.
Call 405-601-1700 and mention the Convergence Conference to receive the conference rate or book online here.
SpringHill Suites - 600 East Sheridan Avenue, Oklahoma City, OK 73104
Conference Rate: $135/night + tax + parking. Rate available until Sept. 5, 2017.
Call 405-601- 6206 and mention the Convergence Conference to receive the conference rate.
Hampton Inn - 300 East Sheridan, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, 73104
21C - 900 W Main St, Oklahoma City, OK 73106
Conference Rate: $175 + tax + valet parking. Rate available until Sept. 5, 2017.
21C provides complimentary guest parking and shuttle services to the Criterion. Call 405-982-6900 and mention the Convergence Conference to receive the conference rate, or book online here.
Aloft - 209 North Walnut Avenue, Oklahoma City, OK, 73104
Conference Rate: $129/night + tax + parking. Rate available until Sept. 21, 2017.
Call 866-716-8143 and mention the Convergence Conference to receive the conference rate.
Sheraton - 1 N Broadway Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73102
Conference Rate: $129/night + tax + parking. Rate available until Sept. 5, 2017.
Call 1-800-325-3535 and mention Bridgeway Church Convergence Conference October 2017 to receive the conference rate.
Courtyard Marriott - 2 West Reno Avenue, Oklahoma City, OK 73102
Holiday Inn - 101 E. Main Street, Oklahoma City, OK 73104
PARKING @ THE CRITERION
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WITHIN WALKING DISTANCE
The Wedge Pizzeria - 230 NE 1st Street
Wood fire oven pizzeria in the the historic Deep Deuce district. Choose from seven of their signature pizzas or customize your own. We recommend The American Pie, Truffle-Shuffle, and The Italian Stallion.
Toby Keith's I Love This Bar & Grill - 310 Johnny Bench Dr.
Giant servings of southern country favorites. Try the Tumbleweed onion and Calf Fries appetizers.
Pearl's Crabtown - 303 E Sheridan Avenue
Seafood and Cajun dishes in a renovated 20,000 square foot warehouse. If you feel like having some fun, try the Cajun Crab & Shrimp Boil--1/2 pound of seafood served on butcher paper right on your table.
NEARBY & RECOMMENDED
Kitchen No. 324 - 324 N. Robinson Avenue
Seasonally inspired café, craft bakery, and coffee curator serving American rustic cuisine. Great for breakfast or lunch. Try the Bacon & Monterey Jack Strata or the Fried Chicken Pot Pie.
The Mule - 1630 N Blackwelder Avenue
Casual restaurant reinventing the grilled-cheese sandwich in the middle of the Plaza District. We recommend the Fancy Pants, The Cortez, or their weekly sandwich special.
Empire Slice House - 1734 NW 16th Street
Another Plaza District favorite! Classic New York-style pizzas and inventive house specials offered by the slice. If you're feeling adventurous, you'll love the Rocksteady, Foghorn Leghorn, or Brussell Westbrook. Don't pass up the garlic knots!
Fassler Hall - 421 NW 10th Street
German-inspired sausage and sandwiches overlooking the downtown skyline. You can't go wrong with any of their house-made sausages. You'll love the duck fat fries and pretzels with smoked gouda cheese sauce.
Republic Gastropub - 5830 N Classen Boulevard
Upscale contemporary American Public House. You can't go wrong with a Republic Burger or the Short Rib Banh Mi.
Backdoor Barbecue - 315 NW 23rd Street
Smoked brisket, ribs, and some of the best sides you have ever tasted. You'll love the PB&J (pork, beef, and jalapeño sausage) and the fried pickled okra.
Tucker's Onion Burger - 324 NW 23rd Street
Simply put, these are the best Onion Burgers in Oklahoma. Even the buns are made fresh daily by a local bakery.
Coolgreens - 204 N. Robinson
Made-to-order salads, wraps, and pizzas using fresh organic and local produce. Try the Skinny Flatbread, Southwest Spicy Chicken salad, or build your own entree.
Iguana Mexican Grill - 9 NW 9th Street
Creative twists on Tex-Mex in the heart of Automobile Alley. Try the Chimichurri Chicken or their classic Chicken Enchiladas.
Old School Bagel Cafe - 511 NW 23rd Street #101
Fast-casual restaurant that pays homage to the traditional New York water-boiled bagel. We recommend the Fire Cracker, Meat Lovers Bagel, and the Sooner Club. (Open until 3pm.)
Waffle Champion - 1212 N. Walker #100
These aren't diner waffles, they're giant craft waffle sandwiches. Leave yourself some extra time, the line is known to wrap around the store...but the wait is worth it. Try the Buttermilk Fried Chicken.
Roxy's Ice Cream Social - 1732 NW 16th Street
You aren't going to find better ice cream anywhere. Roxy's makes their own ice cream each week using local ingredients. Go to The Mule or Empire Slice in the Plaza District and walk a few doors down for dessert.
Pie Junkie - 1711 NW 16th Street
Unique pie shop offering slices and whole pies made from scratch each day. The menu rotates daily, but don't worry, everything's great.
COFFEE & TEA
Clarity Coffee - 431 W Main Street
Nestled between Film Row and the Central Business District in a beautiful, award-winning building. After your cappuccino, you can even walk a block to the Myriad Gardens or the Museum or Art.
Coffee Slingers - 1015 N. Broadway
One of OKC's best coffee roasters! A staple of Automobile Alley, Coffee Slingers builds direct relationships with farmers and roast the coffee right in their store. If you've never had a Nitro Cold Brew, it's definitely worth a try.
Urban Teahouse - 519 NW 23rd Street #107
Serving over 100 different loose leaf teas, you're guaranteed to find something you'll love. Some of our favorites are Rooibos Cream Caramel, White Rose, and Lavender Earl Grey