Kentucky October 17, 2017
The Tiny Town In Kentucky With The Most Scrumdiddilyumptious Restaurants
You wouldn’t necessarily think that a small town of just over 19,000 people would be home to dozens of unbelievable places to eat. Murray, Kentucky is known as a friendly town with incredible access to some of the most beautiful areas of the state, but it should also be known for its scrumdiddilyumptious restaurants and variety of options for mouthwatering food.
The small town of Murray is located in the southwestern part of Kentucky and has been named both the "Friendliest Town" and "Best Town" in our state.
Perhaps it should also be known as the "Best Food Town," because this little city packs a big punch when it comes to quality dining options. Maybe it's because Murray is a college town, or it probably just has something to do with the people of Murray having a real appreciation for good food.
A good place to start your food tour of Murray is at Martha's Restaurant.
This classic diner has been around for more than 32 years and serves homemade classics in a friendly environment.
If you have a craving for pizza, check out the legendary Matt B's Main St.
Order one of the specialty pizzas of the day, or pepperoni by the slice and don't forget the breadsticks with the incredible honey butter!
For a delicious steak and seafood experience, try Alley Steakhouse.
The Prime Rib and Lobster Mac & Cheese are favorites here and the staff will go out of their way to make your meal memorable.
H.R.H Dumplins is a legend in this town.
Go for lunch, but get the dinner rolls with whatever you have. And be sure to save room for dessert - in fact, just take a whole cake to go.
Don't be fooled by the simple name of "The Keg." The food and atmosphere are both something to experience.
It has a laid back feel with an extensive menu. The BBQ, burgers, and pretty much everything else on the menu are must-try's.
For authentic Mexican flavor, you have to try Los Portales, which has been in business for over 20 years.
The portions are huge, the chips and salsa are fantastic and you'll love the vibe of this beautiful, relaxed restaurant.
There are two words describe Mugsy's Hideout on Main Street: Comfort food.
They do their own take on Chicago-style cuisine, so you'll find pizza, pitas, sandwiches, and a variety of other mouthwatering options on their menu.
You'l find fresh, cafe-style food at The Garden Gate Cafe.
It has a delightful atmosphere and the fresh menu items include sandwiches, salads, quiche and other surprisingly delicious options.
You have to wrap up your time in Murray with a meal at this classic diner that has been a town favorite since 1957.
Serving the same recipes since it opened 60 years ago, Hih Burger is a go-to spot for a scrumdiddilyumptious breakfast or lunch. And the nostalgic and friendly atmosphere will be the perfect exclamation point on a delicious time spent in Murray, Kentucky.
Murray, Kentucky has so many wonderful features, and now you can add a plethora of scrumdiddilyumptious restaurants to the list. Have you eaten in the tiny town of Murray? Which spot is your favorite? Let us know in the comments!
For more information on the town of Murray, visit their website
And for more of the best places to live in Kentucky, check out our previous article