Horny Toad Cafe & Bar is dedicated to making food from scratch and prepare it in an old-fashioned way. By doing this, Horny Toad is able to honor the old-fashion ways of scratch cooking with fresh, local ingredients with a "contemporary twist". The menu features appetizing starters like "smoked bacon wrapped jalapenos", hearty salads like "grilled steak & blue cheese", wholesome sandwiches like "spicy chicken club", all-natural steaks like "dry-aged duroc pork chop", handmade pasta dishes like "portabella and sweet corn pasta", flavorful entrees like "wild caught norwegian salmon", and luscious desserts like "jack daniel's chocolate mousse".
The Chestnut Tree Teahouse & Bistro is the oldest restaurant at downtown Denton Square, built in 1994 and started as an antique shop with a tea room at the back of the store and eventually evolved into a full-service restaurant. The restaurant serves breakfast and lunch. With delectable brunch dishes such as "eggs benedict", "grilled cheese with tomato soup", and "chicken pot pie", it's no wonder that this is the "go-to brunch spot" for many. If you have a sweet tooth, you're in for a treat at this restaurant; they offer a wide variety of desserts including "creme brulee" and the best-seller "croquembouche", a dessert made of small cream puffs held together by caramelized sugar.
Hannah's Off the Square has been offering "eclectic" cuisine and the greatest wine selection in Denton in a "unique" atmosphere since 2001. This restaurant is passionate about working closely with neighboring Texas farms and ranches in order to bring you the best of North Texas' bountiful area. Serving lunch and dinner 7 days a week along with brunch on weekends, it offers a menu that reflects the Chef's Southern heritage to bring you what has been called "upscale comfort" food. The menu features appetizers like "shrimp & grits", salads like "kale caesar", sandwiches like "vegetarian portobello bbq", entrees like "rosemary smoked duck breast", and desserts like "hannah's signature carrot cake".
First opened in 2004, the Wolf Den Family Restaurant is food destination in Cooke County for both locals and travelers alike. They specialize in American comfort food with classics like hamburger steaks, grilled jalapeño pork chop, or their fried catfish. And if you're looking to stretch your belly muscles, they have a Wolf It Down Challenge where diners can eat for free if they can finish everything [four chicken fried steaks, three scoops of your choice of mashed potatoes or fries, double vegetable servings, and double Texas toast] in under 20 minutes.
The Orchard Health Food Store, Bistro & Cafe, which is located in Gainesville, Texas, offers customers real food and not fast food. Many customers love the idea because it helps them avoid or cut down fast food consumption - theirs and their loved ones too. If you love coffee and tea and a place for a quiet, relaxing conversation, head on here and order real organic espresso and organic specialty teas. Any of these two goes well with whole grain, low-sugar muffins available here - and these muffins are definitely delicious! If you want something else to drink, they also have smoothies. If you want a filling meal, the restaurant serves freshly-cooked and very healthy lunch specials every day. You can also buy herbs, vitamins, and essential oils here. There's also a conference room here that you can use, for outside of office business meetings you can have in private.
Operating out of a historic building in downtown Gainesville, Texas, Sarah's on the Square is a local favorite because of the flavorful take on Contemporary American comfort food. Their menu features rotating sets of dishes where you can expect classic American favorites like chicken fried steak, juicy burgers, family-style meals, homemade desserts, and delicious lunch specials. The Shady Lady Bed & Breakfast right next door is also owned and operated by the same family as the food joint in case you're looking for a convenient and comfortable place to stay in downtown Gainesville.
Fera's has that vibe about it that speaks of Italian family values through sharing a meal with those closest to us. Their menu features Italian classics like homemade pasta dishes, specially handcrafted pizzas, Italian seafood dishes, and desserts. And if you're a bit thirsty, their bar is fully stocked with a good selection of wines, and beers. They're open from 11:00 am to 10:00 pm on Tuesdays through Sundays.
Windsong Café is a "relaxing" place where guests can enjoy a "good coffee" with family and friends. The food menu features a wide array of "gourmet sandwiches", from breakfast sandwiches such as "bacon cheesy egg sandwich" and "spinach mushroom melt" to savory classics like "chicken salad sandwich" and "turkey almond jack melt". It also serves soups like "taco soup", salads like "snug house salad", and freshly-baked pastries like "muffins". The beverage menu includes snug specialty coffee, classic brews, and non-alcoholic signature drinks. It boasts an extensive coffee selection that ranges from traditional coffees like "cappuccino" and "honey cinnamon latte" to creative brews like "peppermint bliss" and "reese's peanut butter cup".
Prime Farm to Table is a local, upscale restaurant focusing on serving dishes from locally-sourced ingredients. They are dedicated to preparing dishes with passion and thoughtfulness. The dishes that stand out the most from their menu are the "tempura brussel sprouts", "grilled dry aged pork chop", and "warm new england lobster roll". A variety of desserts such as "flourless chocolate meringue" and "apple cinnamon fritters" absolutely satisfy sweet cravings. On top of that, they feature "daily specials" when you can get "sweet deals"; you can enjoy 50% discount on wines by the glass on Mondays and Thursdays, 3-course menu on Tuesdays, 50% off house infusions and cocktails on Wednesdays, and 2 mimosas for $5 on Sundays.
"Toasted Walnut Cafe is a revelation". You "walk in the door to smiling service, lovely decor and sweet boutique items for sale". "The place is very pleasant to dine in". It is also "decorated with nice chandeliers and other high end decorations". Also, "the front is a nice small store with high end accessories and the restaurant occupies the back 3/4 of the building". "The atmosphere is delightful" with "lots to look at and experience in addition to the food". Plus, "the lunch menu is varied and not dull". So, "even the pickiest eater can find something and the gourmand will not be disappointed". Their "brisket taco" can be "THE BEST taco" you will ever eat and their "grilled cheese and chicken salad" are also "delicious". So, "stop in and enjoy a nice casual meal in a glam but simple dining room".
Elm Creek Manor celebrates the bounty of Texas farms and ranches as well as its rich culinary traditions. This restaurant aims to provide a true farm-to-table dining experience through a season-driven menu highlighting whole organic ingredients, including herbs, fruits, and vegetables harvested daily from its own garden and dairy goats, fish, rabbits, beef, chickens, and fresh-laid eggs that were raised on-site. Elm Creek Manor believes in making everything in-house, from artisan cheeses to freshly-baked pastries. It features a full-course gourmet and casual dinner, featuring "flavorful" entrees like "southern slow-roasted pinot noir savory brisket", "free range lemon herb rotisserie chicken", and more.