Popular restaurants in Central Texas

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Poppy @ The George HotelPoppy @ The George Hotel
104 reviews
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Contemporary American | College Station, College Station / Bryan

We received a friendly welcome and was seated right away. Waitress was GREAT she was very informative about the menu and friendly. The food was FANTASTIC! Wife had the Butterfish and I had the Spanish Mackerel which was PHENOMENAL! If you get the chance stop well worth it. Definitely will be back for sure next time we are in town. More

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Christopher's World Grille1. Christopher's World Grille
1812 reviews
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Continental | College Station, College Station / Bryan

We love visiting Christopher’s when we have the opportunity. Always a great dining and service experience. Wes, our server, was perfection! More

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Casa do Brasil2. Casa do Brasil
438 reviews
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Steakhouse | College Station, College Station / Bryan

Wonderful food and experience. Hostess young man was not the sharpest knife in the drawer, but still sweet and helpful. More

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The Republic Steakhouse3. The Republic Steakhouse
606 reviews
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Steakhouse | College Station, College Station / Bryan

The experience here at The Republic Steakhouse was phenomenal!! The staff was welcoming, very informative on the specials for the day. The staff was also very knowledgeable about what the contents where as far as what they where serving us food wise. They will definitely be getting more services from me and my business partners in the future. More

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Palmeras Tex-Mex4. Palmeras Tex-Mex
25 reviews
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Tex-Mex | Temple, Killeen / Temple

The food was great again!! We drive from Temple to eat there. HIGHLY RECOMMEND ‼️‼️‼️ More

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Ronin5. Ronin
258 reviews
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American | College Station, College Station / Bryan

Absolutely delicious and delightful! Love the food and the staff! More

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Woodbine Hotel & RestaurantWoodbine Hotel & Restaurant
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American | College Station, College Station / Bryan

At the Woodbine Hotel you will enjoy what we like to call “World Class Dining.” Breakfast is prepared and served for our Hotel guest every morning and then we proudly open our doors to the general public for lunch and dinner. Chef Susan Warmuth prepares the selections with the freshest ingredients possible. The famous Monterey Mushrooms she serves are picked daily.More

Discover Central Texas

Central Texas follows the Interstate 35 corridor from Waco to San Antonio and encompasses all the municipalities in between. This area is rich in diverse heritages that have vastly influenced the food served here. German cuisine is famous in Central Texas, with dozens of family-owned restaurants and bakeries making it easy to find. Another specialty of the region is Southern Texas barbecue. Central Texas has perfected the art of slowly smoking pork and beef to the point that you might not even need sauce! Steakhouses and burger joints round out your beef selections. And restaurants here have been serving Tex-Mex food for generations, thus making it a longtime favorite among locals.