Oklahoma’s Very First Italian Restaurant Has Literally Been Around Forever
The oldest Italian restaurant in Oklahoma still operating today is the beloved Pete’s Place in Krebs. The town of Krebs is known as Oklahoma’s Little Italy due to the influx of Italian immigrants that settled in the town in the late 1800s. As a result, the town grew to over 2,000 residents and restaurants began popping up…one of which was Pete’s Place in 1925. After being open nearly 100 years, it still uses many of the same recipes brought over from Italy. If you’ve never had the pleasure of visiting this Italian restaurant that’s been around forever, we recommend putting it on your dining bucket list.
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Who else is ready to try some Choc beer and homemade spaghetti? For more information on Pete’s Place, including menu items and prices, click here.
If you would like more information about the town of Krebs, you can read all about it here.
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