Whether you are visiting the Murski Homestead Bed & Breakfast for an elopement or wedding or if you are taking a few days to enjoy the Texas scenery, one fact remains the same: you will need to eat! While Murski covers your first meal of the day with a made-from-scratch Texas breakfast, you’ll have plenty of opportunity during the rest of your afternoon and evening to dine at some of the local restaurants in Brenham TX. We’ve recommended a few that are sure to satisfy your palate.
Jernetta’s Soul Food at Smitty’s
Make sure you visit Jernetta and have some of the finest soul food in Washington County. You will get a variety of old-fashioned cooking at Jernetta’s, including smothered pork chops, mashed potatoes, cornbread, and sweet potato pie.
Bevers Kitchen & Gifts
At Bevers Kitchen & Gifts you will get to eat some excellent home cooking. Expect a friendly atmosphere in an antique house, and before you go, be sure to peruse the gift shop.
Are you looking for a piece of chicken or steak? Or would you prefer some salmon or lobster? At Brenham Grill you won’t have to make that decision until it is time to order. This restaurant offers a wide variety and gives you the option to sit on the patio if the weather is nice.
Ernie’s – An American Bistro
You can find Ernie’s right in the heart of downtown Brenham. This restaurant features a wide array of foods, including salads, sandwiches, grilled meats, and seafood. In addition, be sure to select the perfect wine to complement your meal from Ernie’s extensive list.
R Place at Washington-on-the-Brazos
If you are looking for an affordable option, be sure to consider R Place at Washington-on-the-Brazos. Everything on the menu is less than $10 (including a glass of wine!), and you can finish off your meal with some local Blue Bell Ice Cream.
Southern Flyer at Brenham Airport
Go to the Southern Flyer diner located at the Brenham Airport if you are looking for a blast from the past. You’ll get homemade cooking from the 1950s, but the nostalgia doesn’t end there. You can also play a song from the jukebox, while the girls will be wearing their poodle skirts.
Cafe in the Garden
At Cafe in the Garden you can enjoy the elements and dine outdoors. Have a good, old-fashioned hot dog or top it with chili or sauerkraut to add a little extra flavor. Cafe in the Garden also offers its guests live music on Saturday nights.
You will get your American food favorites at Cannery Kitchen, all of which will be available to you in a buffet style. While dining, you can also support Faith Mission, a local charity.
Smitty’s Cafe and Bakery, Inc.
Smitty’s Cafe and Bakery is opened early and stays open until 3 p.m. every day of the week. There are lunch specials each day, as well, to go along with fresh baked goods, cakes, pies, and more. Everything at Smitty’s is made from scratch.
Funky Art Cafe
Funky Art Cafe certainly lives up to its name and offer and interesting and eclectic mix of food. If you’re a person who likes to try different food all the time, Funky Art Cafe can accommodate you by itself, as the restaurant changes its menu every four months.
Kay’s Cuisine for the Soul
Recently opened in November 2013, Kay’s Cuisine for the Soul offers delicious lunch, dinner, and bottles of wine. Kay began by providing box lunches for local businesses in 2010 and still offers that service to go along with her restaurant.
Must Be Heaven Sandwich Shoppe
You won’t be lacking for sandwich options at Must Be Heaven Sandwich Shoppe, while each choice comes with chips, a pickle, and a mint. Be sure to stick around after your meal to enjoy a slice of fresh-baked, homemade pie.
The town might be small, but there is no shortage of restaurants in Brenham, TX. When you go to Brenham to dine, don’t forget to book your stay at Murski Homestead Bed & Breakfast.
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