There Is An Entire Christmas Restaurant In Texas And It's Absolutely Delightful
What do Christmas lights and Mexican food have in common? The fact that you can find them both at Campo Verde Restaurant in Texas. This unassuming Dallas-area eatery goes all out for the holidays, and it’s exactly the kind of kitschy charm your season needs.
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Can you tell me more about Campo Verde Restaurant?
When it comes to Mexican restaurants in Texas, Campo Verde stands out amongst the rest. The one-of-a-kind eatery that was opened in 1983 has some flair to it, and even the original owner James (Smiley) Williams, is an interesting character. He has been an ex-ball player, ex-musician, and an ex-club operator, just to name a few. And not to mention that he’s also a Caucasian man who is a Mexican cook. Currently, the restaurant is under new management, but it will continue its Christmas extravaganza tradition, and it’s a display that you must see for yourself. Besides the Christmas display, Campo Verde which translates to green field, is just a fun place to grab a bite to eat. The Tex-Mex food is delicious with generous portions, the atmosphere is always festive, and the staff is extremely friendly, so you’re guaranteed to have a good time. Some patrons have been eating at the restaurant for decades, and they still love this Texas gem. If you love Christmas as well as Tex-Mex food, then consider adding Campo Verde to your bucket list. And here’s a Christmas-themed bar in Texas that you will love.
What’s the best thing to order from Campo Verde Restaurant?
Some great orders at Campo Verde Restaurant include:
- Mexican pizza
- Bacon-wrapped shirmp
- Tacos and fajitas
As you read, the menu at Campo Verde has a lot of Mexican and American fare that you can choose from. For an appetizer, the Mexican pizza is a favorite, but you’ll also want to try the bacon-wrapped shrimp because it’s to die for. If you love Tex-Mex food, you won’t be disappointed because the menu has everything that you can think of. From tacos to fajitas to burritos to tamales to quesadillas and everything in between. But if you’re not in the mood for Tex-Mex, no worries, there are mouthwatering hamburgers, or choose the chicken fried steak, you’ll love them both. One thing’s for sure, you’ll enjoy dining at this iconic restaurant in Texas and it’s guaranteed you’ll be coming back for more.