Top things to do in Bryan-College Station

Top Choice Cafe in Bryan-College Station


Relaxed, artsy cafe by day (it has regular juried art shows); swinging scene by night. Local bands play weekend evenings, followed by a salsa dance party every Saturday night. Thursday is for singer-songwriters. The…
Top Choice Barbecue in Bryan-College Station

Fargo’s Pit BBQ

Classic Texas barbecue is on offer at this dead-simple storefront. Legendary pitmaster Alan Caldwell guards his secret smoking techniques but the wonderful results are all public. Service is fast and friendly and th…
Top Choice Bar in Bryan-College Station

Revolution Cafe & Bar

Wander down tiny Carnegie Alley on the backside of Main St and you'll discover this fabulous, offbeat bastion of alternative joy. There are tables and chairs on gravel in the courtyard. Inside, there's excellent boo…
Museum in Bryan-College Station

George Bush Presidential Library & Museum

Whether you agree with the former president's politics or not, it's hard not to be fascinated by this museum. Exhibits trace George HW Bush's life and career, and serve as an interesting primer on American history f…
Fusion in Bryan-College Station

Veritas Wine & Bistro

There's a creative touch here, whether it's the sea bass with miso sauce or a barely seared steak, served sushi-style. Daily specials are a standout. Book the kitchen table where you can watch the chefs work their m…
Bar in Bryan-College Station

Dixie Chicken

An Aggie tradition since 1974, you can't say you've seen A&M if you didn't drink at the Dixie Chicken. Burgers and pitchers of beer are the usual fare. Expect live country music and loud crowds on weekends, all …
Modern American in Bryan-College Station

Madden's Casual Gourmet

With rustic elegance and gracious service, Madden's specializes in adventurous dishes such as a chocolate, coffee and chile-rubbed beef tenderloin with cheddar polenta, it also offers vegetarian fare. Menus change s…
Stadium in Bryan-College Station

Kyle Field

Over 102,000 fans pack behemoth Kyle Field for Aggie games. It's one of largest football stadiums in this football-crazed state – one notorious for successfully intimidating visiting teams (even if the Aggies actual…
University in Bryan-College Station

Texas A&M Appelt Aggieland Visitor Center

You have to book ahead for a free walking tour offered by the visitor center. If you plan to explore the campus on your own, stop here first to pick up a map. Otherwise, how will you find the 6500lb of bronze 'Aggi…
Bar in Bryan-College Station

Proudest Monkey

This long, narrow bare-brick bar has a fine lineup of Texas microbrews, although nothing is on tap. People like to catch games here while enjoying burgers and tacos.