This Delightful General Store In Oklahoma Will Have You Longing For The Past
Don’t you just love charming general stores that take you back in time? There’s a delightful one in the small town of Elmer, close to the Oklahoma/Texas border, that offers homecooked meals, freshly baked pies, friendly hospitality and all the goodies travelers could wish for.
The small town of Elmer is located in southwestern Oklahoma, just north of the Texas/Oklahoma border. It may only have a population of just under 100 residents, but it's home to one of the most charming general stores in the Sooner State.
General Store of Elmer is located on Highway 283 between Vernon, Texas, and Altus, Oklahoma, at 17503 US-283.
It's a family run general store that houses a little cafe inside. Reviews say the food is some of the best you'll find in the state.
It's all homemade and delicious. Come hungry because the portion sizes are large and big enough to split. Even the mashed potatoes are made from scratch and are to die for.
Just make sure to save room their homemade pies, cookies or cakes. They are just as delicious (or better) than ones you'd find in big-city bakeries.
They also sell snacks, goodies and fuel. There's a large selection of products, so you can restock your vehicle if you're on a road trip.
You can view all the sweetness in this old-style counter area that's filled with goodies to satisfy your sweet tooth.
This charming general store is not only known for their amazing food, but their friendly hospitality also draws travelers from afar. Stop in and check them out the next time you're in southwestern Oklahoma.
Have you ever had the pleasure of visiting General Store of Elmer? If so, what did you think about it? Share your comments!
these 5 other charming general stores in Oklahoma. They are all great places to visit.
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