West of Big Bend National Park restaurants

Top Choice American in Terlingua & Study Butte

Starlight Theatre

You'd think a ghost town would be dead at night (pardon the pun), but the Starlight Theater keeps things lively. This former movie theater fell into roofless disrepair (thus the 'starlight') before being converted i…
Barbecue in Terlingua & Study Butte

La Kiva Restaurant & Bar

Talk about your underground restaurants. This quirky place specializing in barbecue and grilled meat is literally right underground – just look at those rock walls. There's frequent live music, and happy hour is fro…
Barbecue in Terlingua & Study Butte

DB's Rustic Iron BBQ

You might get a helping of pit-master poetry from personable owner Don 'DB' Baucham if business is slow and you're from out of town. Poetry or not, if you're hankering for some fine smoked brisket or sausage, pull o…
Cafe in Terlingua & Study Butte

Espresso…Y Poco Mas

We love this friendly little walk-up counter at La Posada Milagro, where you can find pastries, breakfast burritos, lunches and what might just be the best iced coffee in all of west Texas.