Lin's Grand Buffet is named aptly: diners will enjoy choosing from over 120 fresh items. Among the choices of the buffet is a complete Mongolian barbecue section, where items can be chosen and grilled in the classic style by waiting chefs. For vegetarians, try one of the many tofu dishes. Lin's also has a sushi bar, where fresh rolls are prepared daily. Parties and large events can be hosted at Lin's. Also, be sure to try some fish at the seafood bar.
Cracker Barrel offers guests home-style, traditional American food for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Anyone who wakes up in the morning hungry will enjoy the Old Timer's Breakfast, two eggs, grits, sawmill gravy, buttermilk biscuits, and a hashbrown casserole. For lunch, the chicken BLT or the bacon and cheese sandwich, both served with a side of fries, are popular choices. For dinner, try one of the country plates. A generous portion of hickory smoked ham comes with a side of country vegetables and a choice of biscuits or corn muffins.
Baker Brothers American Deli is a fast growing franchise in Texas and other states for its use of fresh ingredients and the affordable prices. The Deli serves a variety of foods, from pizza and soups to gourmet deli sandwiches. Some popular menu items include the Kentucky Star, a sandwich served with smoked turkey, provolone and fresh vegetables. For families, try splitting a BBQ chicken pizza, with pieces of grilled chicken along with tangy barbecue sauce. Baker Brothers American Deli is available for catering large events and also offers a takeout menu.
Lincoln's is a gourmet restaurant of Amarillo, serving fresh choices of worldwide cuisines. Start off a meal with a tasty appetizer, like a southwestern egg roll stuffed with cilantro, beans and fresh peppers or the golden calimari served with chipotle bacon aioli. Meat-lovers will thoroughly enjoy the 13 oz. grilled sirloin. Other popular entrees include the Mongolian stir fry or chicken fajitas. For a drink before dinner, Lincoln's has a full, well-stocked bar with happy hour from 17:00-19:00. Wines, spirits and a wide selection of beer is available.
Enjoy the surroundings of cowboy boots, guitars, a cigar store Indian and many other inviting southern details that line the walls of the Country Barn Steak House. The food matches the Texan decorations, with scrumptious down-home plates like fried cat fish and ribs smothered in barbecue sauce. Also, be sure to try a "Texas Tumbleweed" for dessert, vanilla ice cream covered with pieces of toasted coconut. The casual atmosphere and quality food of the Country Barn Steak House make it a perfect destination for hungry families or friends.
Voted as the restaurant with the best Chicken Fried Steak in Dallas by D Magazine, Hoffbrau Steaks is a fast-growing and popular restaurant for its delicious beef and other home cooked dishes. Tasty entree items such as Roy's New York Strip and Bandera Pork Chop is served with either soup or salad and a choice of sides such as steak fries, rice pilaf, scalloped potatoes, creamed corn, hill country beans, fried okra, mashed potatoes or steamed vegetables. New items are often added to the menu such as char-grilled quail and pork ribs. Also, be sure to try a margarita or a root beer float.
The Schakolad Chocolate factory prepares chocolates in the classic European style, using only the best ingredients. Chocolate boxes can be created, from a small box of 15 pieces to a large box of 48. Other specialty products such as chocolate body paint and gourmet chocolate bars are available. For those who love chocolate but are on a diet, Schakolad offers low carb/sugar free chocolates. Rose-shaped chocolates, birthday message chocolates and other special occasion chocolates make for delicious gifts.
Located in the alley behind Summit Shopping Center, Cafe Bella has been described as a diamond in the rough by now regular visitors. The decor is modern, inviting and friendly, with comfortable seating and modern art on the walls. While Kobe style Wagyu beef is one of the restaurant's specialties, Cafe Bella also serves up a variety of fresh Italian and American dishes as well. Be sure to try the tasty bourbon-mustard salmon.
The Plaza Mexican Restaurant is a popular spot with locals and tourists alike. The ambiance of the restaurant is cheerful, inviting and South American; a calming fountain splashes in the center of the dining area. For starters try the cheese enchilada with special enchilada sauce and beans on the side. Fajitas, tacos and burritos are other good choices. For friends who are going out on the town, be sure to try the margaritas.
Opened in 1968, the Taco Villa Restaurant is a popular and fast-growing Mexican eatery. The steak fajita with fresh guacamole is a tasty dish, along with the enchilada sauce smothered burritos. For lighter menu items, try the grilled chicken salad or chips and salsa. Kids meals and family packs of tacos and burritos are also available.
Route 66 is a part of America's identity. The birth
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