The Restaurant In The Middle Of Nowhere That’s So Worth The Drive From Austin

Travel one hour east of Austin, and you’ll eventually encounter the microscopic town of Lincoln, Texas. With a population of only 276 people, Lincoln doesn’t have much, but it does have one of the best down-home cafes in Central Texas. The Elm Creek Cafe specializes in artery-clogging comfort food made from fresh ingredients. This restaurant is smack-dab in the middle of nowhere, but it’s so worth the drive.

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Have you been to this remote restaurant near Austin? Central Texas has tons of quirky, down-home eateries. After scarfing down some food at The Elm Creek Cafe, you must plan a trip to this remote restaurant.