Travel Back In Time At La Kiva, A Dinosaur-Themed Restaurant In A Texas Ghost Town
We all grew up watching the Flintstones and maybe even taking vitamins that looked like all of Bedrock’s characters. In Texas, one ghost-town restaurant has a prehistoric theme guaranteed to take you right back to those childhood Saturday morning cartoons. This quirky dinosaur-themed restaurant in Texas is worth going out of your way for. Check it out:
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If you’re a fan of Star Wars, you’ll definitely want to visit Galaxy B&G in Killeen. This down-home diner will whisk you away to another world. As you chow down on your delicious burger, you’ll see quirky stormtrooper artwork and Skywalker images. Go ahead and take a trip to the dark side. This place is definitely one of the best themed restaurants in Texas. To learn more about it, read our feature article here.
What are the most unique restaurants in Texas?
Hippie Chic’s, located along the Frio River, is one of the most unique restaurants in Texas. As soon as you step inside, you’ll feel like you were whisked back to the 1960s. The vibrant atmosphere will fill you with sweet nostalgia. It’s easy to see why this is such a wonderful summertime destination. Their outdoor dining area is full of charm. For another fun dining experience, visit Pirate’s Landing in Port Isabel. In addition to the restaurant, this destination has a fishing pier and a replica of a 17th century galleon ship! Plus, their seafood dishes are fresh and delicious. What’s not to love?
What are the best ghost towns in Texas?
There are so many fascinating ghost towns in Texas. In addition to Terlingua, West Texas is home to the town of Shafter. This once-bustling mining town is now an abandoned area full of history. If you loved exploring this unique place, pay a visit to Toyah. This place is clouded in creepy rumors. Who knows? You may even experience a bit of paranormal activity.
Katie Lawrence is a Southeast Texas native who graduated 18th in her high school class with a GPA of 4.25. She attended college in the Houston area and changed her major twice (psychology, computer science, and finally criminal justice) before taking a leap of faith and dropping out to pursue a career in freelance writing.
Today, Katie writes for the Texas and Arizona pages of OnlyInYourState.com and has never been more passionate about a job before. Outside of work, you can likely find her curled up on the sofa with a hot cup of coffee, watching a crime TV show or scary movie.
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