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  • source: thetulsavoice.com The moment you walk into Oren—Chef Matthew Amberg’s progressive Brookside eatery—there is an appreciable lack of ostentation. Absent from the dining room are the chintzy gimmicks that too often adorn the walls of restaurants designed to trend. While mood and appetite are easily manipulated by vibrant colors, art, photography, music, and even TVs, Oren eschews

  • source: edibletulsa.ediblecommunities.com Chef Matthew Amberg, a Tulsa native, has come full circle by opening Oren, a sleek new spot for what he calls “progressive American” cuisine, in Brookside, a stone’s throw from where he grew up. Amberg’s first food job, which launched him on his...

  • source: tulsaworld.com It turns out the first person who said, “Never say never,” had a point. Since I first started ranking the new Tulsa restaurants in 2003, I always said I never would pick a tie. Ties are a copout, I said. A cheap way...

  • source: http://www.tulsapeople.com/ Matthew and Yara Amberg have given Tulsa a gift with their new restaurant, Oren. Oren could very easily fit into the New York City restaurant scene. You can imagine discovering a place like it in Brooklyn or on a list of the hottest new...

  • source tulsaworld.com Yara and Matt Amberg had a three-pronged plan after they married, when both were cooking at high-end New York City-area restaurants. “We wanted children, a nice house and our own restaurant,” Matt Amberg said. “It didn’t seem feasible up there, so we had...

  • Yara and Matt Amberg had a three-pronged plan after they married, when both were cooking at high-end New York City-area restaurants. “We wanted children, a nice house and our own restaurant,” Matt Amberg said. “It didn’t seem feasible up there, so we had to go...

  • Matt Amberg, a noted foodie in Brooklyn, comes home to Tulsa with a flair for elegant dining. By Brian Schwartz – September 25, 2017 “I want to come here again, Mommy!” yells a tiny diner at one of the birchwood tables. The parents smile indulgently, not...

  • Oren brings progressive American fare to Brookside By Scott Cherry Tulsa World – September 13, 2017 Yara and Matt Amberg had a three-pronged plan after they married, when both were cooking at high-end New York City-area restaurants. “We wanted children, a nice house and our...