Restaurants

Food Truck in Marfa

Food Shark

See that battered old food trailer near the main road through town? If you do, that means Food Shark is open for business. If you’re lucky enough to catch it, you’ll find incredibly fresh Greek salad and the special…
American in Marfa

Cochineal

Foodies flock to this stylish but minimalist eatery (with outdoor courtyard) for a changing menu that showcases high-quality organic ingredients. Portions are generous, so don't be afraid to share a few small plates…
Italian in Marfa

Stellina

The current Marfa 'in' place, this intimate but convivial restaurant is drawing stylish crowds with its rustic Italian dishes and innovative vegetable starters, which tend to come come pickled, roasted or fried. The…
Mexican in Marfa

Marfa Burrito

Across the US you can usually assume that a restaurant serves good grub if you see police officers eating inside. In Marfa, the predictor of goodness is the Border Patrol, and you'll find them chowing down (along wi…
Steak in Alpine

Reata

Named after the ranch in the movie Giant, Reata turns on the upscale ranch-style charm – at least in the front dining room, where the serious diners go. Step back into the lively bar area or onto the shady patio for…
Mexican in Alpine

Alicia's Burrito Place

Alicia's is known for its quick and hot breakfast burritos: eggs, bacon and the like get rolled up in a portable meal you can eat with your hands – known to cure a hangover or two in their time. The Mexican cheesebu…
Market in Fort Davis & Davis Mountains

Stone Village Market

Looking for the perfect sandwich for your sunset picnic? Then step up to the deli counter at this welcoming market for the touted cranberry-almond chicken salad. There are plenty of snacks and drinks in the surround…
American in Fort Davis & Davis Mountains

Black Bear Restaurant

What could have been a perfunctory restaurant at the Indian Lodge within Davis Mountains State Park is actually a more-than-decent dining option. Look for burgers, BLT sandwiches, chicken-fried steak, burritos, soup…
American in Marathon

12 Gage

In a ranch-fabulous setting, the 12 Gage serves a seasonal menu of creative fusion fare, with underlying Western themes (meaning meat). Think Moroccan-spiced lamb chops, sriracha-braised osso buco and Texas quail wi…
Market in Marfa

Get Go

This fancy-pants grocer caters to the highly developed palates of Marfa's sophisticated world travelers. One must have access to Nicolas Feuillatte champagne, organic goat-milk yogurt and yerba maté tea when one is …