Food & Drink
Eating well is an important part of a successful vacation. A rich variety of interesting eateries are found in the Big Bend, but many are not open daily to serve all three meals. The evening meal is served in almost all locations, but there are fewer options for breakfast and lunch. Plan ahead!
Taqueria El Milagro
Open Thursday 5pm-9pm, Friday/Saturday 5pm-10pm and Sunday 5pm-9pm
DB’s Rustic Iron BBQ
DB’s Rustic Iron BBQ features some of the best Brisket, Ribs, Turkey Breast, Pulled Pork and Sausage in Brewster County.
Now open and located at Far Flung Outdoor Center, Canyon Brew Coffee is ready to fuel your adventure! Now offering Espresso, Macchiatos, Hot Tea, Chai, Snacks, Hot Chocolate and more! For your Far Out needs, stop on by and grab a hot cup of joe! CANYON BREW COFFEE @ FAR FLUNG!! “If there is a […]
Big Bend Pizza
Big Bend Pizza is east of town on US 90, near the turn off towards Big Bend National Park, across from the visitor information station. Vegetarian or meat with homemade crusts and sauces.
Long Draw Pizza
Long Draw Pizza is located on Highway 170 just west of Terlingua Ghost Town towards Lajitas.
The Chisos Mountain Lodge
The Chisos Mountain Lodge, Big Bend National Park, Open at 7:00-10:00 am for breakfast, 11:00am-4:00 pm for lunch with dinner served from 5:00pm – 8:00pm.
The Thirsty Goat Saloon
The Thirsty Goat Saloon often features live music in an upscale western bar. A limited food menu available. Adjacent to Candelilla Cafe. Lajitas Resort, Hwy.
Candelilla Cafe, Lajitas Resort, Hwy. 170, Southwestern cuisine, open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Extensive menu boasts regional specialties. Glass wall on 3 sides afford lovely view of gardens and golf course. Great for sunset.
High Sierra Bar and Grill
High Sierra Bar and Grill at El Dorado Hotel, featuring Tex-Mex favorites, grilled specialties and hand-cut steaks. Live music sometimes on weekends and on Sunday afternoons. Open 11:00am – 11:00pm, daily. Bar open noon till midnight, Saturday till 1:00am. Beer, Wine, credit cards.
Espresso y Poco Mas
Espresso y Poco Mas is operated by La Posada Milagro and offers not only excellent espresso and coffees, but fresh squeezed juices, home baked pastries and great breakfast and lunch options. The view from the covered patio is dynamite. Open 7:30am-2:00pm. Wi-Fi available
Starlight Theatre serves a great mix of Texas and Mexican cuisine with full bar and frequent live entertainment. The Starlight is the center of the local community around Terlingua.
Terlingua Ranch Restaurant
Terlingua Ranch Restaurant, 16 miles east of TX118 at Terlingua Ranch Lodge. Texas Country cooking with Chicken Fried Steak and Barbecue topping the bill. Tree shaded patio-dining area with nice view. Open daily 7:30am-2:00pm and 5.30pm-8.30, except Mondays.
Chili Pepper Cafe
Chili Pepper Cafe Owners have been dishing out border favorites for many years. Specializing in Tex-Mex and Northern Chihuahuan fare. Located just north of Terlingua TX Post Office on TX 118. Open 8:00am – 8:30pm. Summer hours 11:00am-8:30 pm. Closed Wednesdays.