Top Ten Restaurants In Bryan/College Station You MUST Go to!
1. Hullabaloo Diner
Once featured on Food Network’s Diners Drive-Ins & Dives with Guy Fieri, this diner is one of the only registered diner’s in Texas and the food will have your mouth watering. Around breakfast time the diner is hopping with everyone from college students to families ready to taste their famous pancakes. Check Hullabaloo Diner out online!www.hullabaloodiner.com
2. Christopher’s World Grille
This award winning restaurant is the place to dine in Bryan/College Station. Their 5-star menu features food offerings with “Mediterranean, Italian, coastal French, South Pacific influences with a touch of Louisiana thrown in.” If you’re looking for a delicious meal, we’d suggest trying Christopher’s House Filet! The restaurant’s atmosphere tops off the reasons why Christopher’s is number on the list!
Freebirds opened in the Northgate area of College Station in 1991, as the second store in the chain. Today Freebirds has over 30 locations in Texas and claims College Station as home to their headquarters. A trip to College Station isn’t complete unless you visit Freebirds for your specially ordered burrito. The foil figurines lining the walls of their restaurant just give this spot a little more character and fun!
4. Madden’s Casual Gourmet
“Upscale Cuisine, Downtown Charm.” If you’re visiting the Bryan/College Station area, Madden’s is another stop you can’t miss! Chef Peter Madden has perfected his menu by making everything from scratch, from breads to sauces to mayonnaise. If you’re looking for great dessert, you can’t miss their homemade Toasted Marshmallow ice cream. Madden’s food is great but their service is even better.
For a casual dining experience, you can’t miss the Aggie owned and operated Layne’s Chicken. Famous for their chicken strips and Layne’s sauce, this hotspot is perfect for a quick bite in College Station.
6. Café Eccell
Café Eccell is “your casual neighborhood family pizza and wine bistro” located in a popular area of Bryan/College Station. If you’re looking for an amazing gourmet pizza or a Mediterranean dish then Café Eccell may be the place you’re looking for. The décor and atmosphere of the café makes this spot a great place for a romantic date or a business lunch.
7. Veritas Wine and Bistro
Winner of Open Table’s Diner’s Choice in 2009 and 2010 , Veritas Wine and Bistro is another fantastic fine dining option in the Brazos Valley. Executive Chef Tai Lee creates amazing entrees like their Broiled Miso Sea Bass and the Blackmore Ranch Wagyu Steak. Veritas also offers a huge array of wines. If you like Chef Tai’s creations at Veritas, try his Mobile Bistro for lunch.
8. La Bodega Baja Taco Bar
Everything at La Bodega tastes fresh and made to order, which is why it makes our Top Ten list! Located near Northgate, this restaurant serves yummy drinks, Caribbean Crab Cakes and even hosts live music some evenings.
9. Fuzzy’s Taco Shop
If you’re looking for tacos, try this casual and fun taco shop! This chain recently opened in College Station and has been a hit! Grab a beer or a beer tower and try their delicious tacos! We suggest the Shrimp Tempura!
10. Dixie Chicken
The Dixie Chicken is another famous College Station spot where Aggies like to frequent! It’s one of the U.S’s most celebrated top bars serving chicken and other favorites. The Dixie Chicken is known for having good beer, good food, and good times on Northgate. No visit to College Station is complete until you visit “the Chicken.”