Homestyle Food and History at the Cafe and Creamery

By Dana Goolsby
Cafe & CreameryGrapeland, Texas-
If you like your home-style cooking with a side of history, then you will love the Cafe and Creamery in the Queen City of the Sand Flats. Once a dry goods, grocery and furniture store, today the Cafe and Creamery is serving up groceries, rather … Read More

Celebrate National Pie Day At Oxbow Bakery & Antiques

Oxbow Strawberry PiePalestine, Texas- Friday, January 23, really will be Friday-Pie-Day! National Pie Day, though an unofficial national holiday, is “As American As Apple Pie!” Luckily, the perfect place to celebrate National Pie Day is located in East Texas!… Read More

The Streamliner Diner Is Coming To the Texas State Railroad

The Streamliner Diner Is Coming To the Texas State Railroad

Palestine, Texas- The Texas State Railroad is pleased to present its newest signature dining experience on the Piney Woods Excursion Train, the Streamliner Diner. Reminiscent of mid-century rail dining, guests are treated to a delicious meal and spectacular East Texas … Read More

Texas Chicken Fried Steak Day

Texas Chicken Fried Steak Day

By Dana Goolsby

Chicken Fried Steak Pour House

TEXAS- Oct. 26 is officially Texas Chicken Fried Steak Day as proclaimed by the Texas Legislature. Chicken fried steak is the ultimate soul food of the Lone Star State. It’s been three years since chicken fried steak was given its proper dues, … Read More

Get Fed at the Shed

Get Fed at the Shed

EDOM- At the intersection of Farm and Market roads 279, 314, and 2339, in the quaint little community of Edom stands The Shed. The Shed has been serving up “honest to goodness country cookin'” since 1967. If you like your meals like grandma used to … Read More