Top Choice Gastropub in Lubbock


Lubbock's most creative restaurant is the work of Jason and Kate Diehl. From the pickled seasonal vegetables on the starter list to inventive seasonal fare, it has something to catch your eye. Mindful of local budge…
Top Choice American in Lubbock

West Table

One of Lubbock's best restaurants has creative and seasonal dishes on a menu that changes daily. There is a large and spare dining area with polished wood floors. Service is polished. Seafood, pork and beef mains ar…
Market in Lubbock

Lubbock Downtown Farmers Market

This organic farmers market sells the best produce from the region. There are also plenty of ready food vendors.
Steak in Lubbock

Triple J Chop House & Brewery

The airy, exposed-brick dining room has a glass wall looking into the microbrewery. The Kind Rye IPA and Cerise Belgian Ale outclass any of the domestic swills favored by locals. Steaks live up to west Texas standar…
Barbecue in Lubbock

Tom & Bingo’s Hickory Pit BBQ

Calling this place a shack is an insult to decrepit buildings everywhere, but appearances are forgotten when you taste the smoked ham and brisket sandwiches (have the latter chopped). Sides are few: use the fries to…
American in Lubbock

Ranch House Restaurant

Formica tables and waiters who know what you want before your morning mouth can form the words help make this huge old diner a classic. Eggs fuel the breakfast hordes, while lunchers vie for pot roast and Red Top st…
Italian in Lubbock


This local, family-run Italian institution has introduced pasta to generations of ranch folk – this may explain why, of all things, the sensational burger is an eye-popper. Otherwise, dive into the hearty red sauce …
Tex-Mex in Lubbock


In an otherwise-nondescript old coffee shop, this hugely popular Tex-Mex stalwart turns out excellent chile rellenos and other standards. On weekends folks settle into the booths for all-you-can-eat menudo, the suit…