Avid grill man himself, Tyler Frazer decided to open up his own barbecue joint after years of honing his skills in others around the country. Serving finger licking good barbecue cuisine, Tyler's Barbecue is known as one of the best in town and has been known to sell out long before closing time. Mouthwatering menu items include sliced brisket sandwiches, ribs, hot links and more. Don't forget the classic sides, the baked beans and potato salad get just as much love in preparation and execution as the barbecue! This simple, yet delicious barbecue joint is the perfect place to get a plateful of a home cooked, traditional Texan meal.
Aptly named after the degrees in Fahrenheit that cooks the perfect pizza, 575 Pizzeria is known for its exceptional pies. The light, crispy crust perfectly balances the premium toppings like the sun-dried tomatoes, artichoke hearts, pine nuts, mozzarella, and others. With over 40 pizzas to choose from, including both red and white pie bases, you're sure to find something you like. Creative creations include 'The Stella' with red onions, candied almonds, goat cheese, red pepper and a white base, or the Colorado with broccoli, spinach, mushrooms, green peppers and red onions. Gluten free crust is also available.
Swanky and decadent, this Amarillo eatery makes for a great romantic evening out. Tucked away in downtown, OHMS Cafe is brought to you by the culinary genius of Mary Fuller and her children. Buying the restaurant in 1992, Mary has turned this charming establishment into one of the most sought after reservations in the city. Open for lunch and dinner, the cafe features a sumptuous menu created by her son, the executive chef and filled with mouthwatering dishes like sesame crusted oysters, seared elk tenderloin, duck breast, grilled salmon, Cajun meatloaf, homemade pasta dishes and more. The desserts are crafted by her daughter and change on a daily basis. The love this family has for the culinary arts shines through the excellent dishes and customer services, making it an Amarillo must visit.
Roasting their beans everyday, Roasters Coffee & Tea Company offers the denizens of Amarillo the finest gourmet coffee in town. Pop through the drive through or walk in to spend a few hours in the air conditioned interior with an iced latte, their Amarillo location is easy to spot thanks to the giant cup of to-go coffee on the outside of the building. Aside from the gourmet espresso and coffee drinks, Roasters also offers a variety of teas, frappes, smoothies and seasonal drinks.
With one of the best patios for al fresco dining in town and mouthwatering cuisine, its safe to say Joe Taco is one of the most popular eateries in Amarillo. The Tex-Mex cuisine reigns supreme here with offerings like queso fondue, tacos with signature sauces and meats, smothered fajitas with green chile queso, deep fried burritos with fried eggs, chalupas and more. Their legendary happy hour takes place all day on Saturdays and Sundays, which adds to the popularity with house made margaritas and premium tequila. So grab a seat near the outdoor fountain, order a round of drinks and take your time with the menu, it'll be a meal to remember.
Home of the famous 72. oz steak challenge where brave carnivores must eat their four and a half pound steak, a salad and a roll in under in an hour to receive their meal free, Big Texan Steak Ranch is one of Texas' most legendary steak eateries. The TSR is easy to spot by the antique, long-legged cowboy sign posted in front. Travelers and locals alike have been welcomed by the friendly staff for over forty years. Any visitor to Amarillo should be sure to sample one of the most famous steaks in Texas at the Steak Ranch.
This straightforward Thai food restaurant is open seven days a week for lunch and dinner. For affordable, yet fresh and tasty classic Thai dishes based around delicious veggies, noodles and rice, the Orient Cuisine is for you. Perfect for visitors who are hungry after exploring the Route 66 Historic District. Take-out is available for eaters on the go.
Rain Premier Sushi Bar & Lounge invites patrons to savor delicious sushi and Japanese fare. This contemporary restaurant is known for its prompt service and delicious meals. Each dish is made to order with the choicest of ingredients and fresh produce. The decor is quite different- blue lighting accents, spaciously laid out seating, an attractive bar counter and a laid back vibe welcomes you in. As for the food, the taste is highly authentic with the usage of classic elements and right spices. Don't miss out on their Niwatori Lettuce Wraps, Rain Pizza, Salmon Avocado Roll, and Mussel Dynamite. Along with beers and cocktails, they also offer the traditional sake on the alcohol menu.
Opened in 2014, Palace Coffee Company or Palace at the Paramount as it is more lovingly called is one of the best places in town to enjoy artisan coffee. Known for their perfectly crafted espresso and other caffeine brews, their friendly and knowledgeable staff will ensure you have a delightful coffee experience. Take a sip of their Mocha latte, hazelnut espresso, Cortado and blackberry espresso. You can also have your drink made with other milk alternatives such as almond, breve or coconut.
This downtown staple serves up mouthwatering Italian cuisine in a relaxing atmosphere with a patio that'll make you feel like you've been transported to the hills of Tuscany. Everything from homemade sub sandwiches, New York style pizzas, baked pasta dishes, chicken and veal specialties as well as seafood options are sure to satiate even the most discerning palates. Napoli's even features live entertainment on Friday and Saturday evenings, making it a popular weekend venue.
Gooney’s is a cozy Asian restaurant that is set in the heart of Amarillo in Texas. This simple restaurant offers specially-prepared dishes that are inspired by the Asian cuisine. They serve dishes like fried rice, steaks, noodles, rolls, burgers, wontons and a lot more. This eatery is a great place to visit for those craving for some Asian dishes.