Jacksonville

The Ritual

Jun 22, 2017 By Texas Monthly

The improbably authentic Ritual stands out in this small East Texas town (population 15,000) some 25 miles south of Tyler. Think one-stop shop for overall well-being upstairs (massage, facials, yoga, and meditation) and imaginative lunch fare downstairs. Perhaps it’s the location, tucked as it is into a turn-of-the-century downtown brick…

The Patio

Mar 2, 2017 By Texas Monthly

We think that the motto of this very eclectic little restaurant right along the main drag (Highway 690) should be “Do just a few things (not necessarily related) and do them well.” The Patio has already earned fame in this small East Texas town for its signature hot dogs (like…