This pizzeria-by-day, club-by-night hits all the right notes.
Orlando’s distinctive “Tex-Italian” fare has brought it more than fifty years of success.
A small bakery serving cafe-style lunches and all kinds of desserts.
A luxury steakhouse with the best view in Lubbock.
A Dallas burger joint with a Lubbock vibe.
The best place in Lubbock for breakfast.
Pizzas, burgers, cocktails, and live music.
This regional chain has a fanatical following.
Classic breakfast and lunch dishes with a West Texas twist.
Lubbock’s latest entry in the smoked-meats craze.
The art’s whimsical, the food Mexican.
Wings and sauces in all their glory.
Like a towering foam cup filled with pork bulgogi, this Korean spot gets better the deeper you dig.
Largely on-point Cajun food from a Colorado chain.
A family-run spot offering classic Filipino dishes.
Creative sushi rolls with West Texas flair.
A standout in the Lubbock cue scene, offering smoked favorites on the move.
A homey bakery from the King Street Pub folks.
Locally sourced and seasonal fare on wheels.
Creative burgers imported from El Paso.
A modern, homey spot for Mexican standards.
Upscale Mexican in a rustic-modern setting.
Carefully curated pinball paraphernalia and seriously satisfying food.
An understated spot for a wide-ranging selection of sushi, ramen, and hibachi dishes.
An eclectic and sophisticated take on pub grub.
This downtown spot feels like a backyard party, but the kitchen has chops.
Reliable Italian-American favorites in a cozy setting.
A down-to-earth spot for fresh, affordable Thai food.
This former food truck still exudes backyard hospitality.
A quick-service Japanese restaurant with quality ingredients.
A quaint dessert caterer with lunch service.
The perfect stop for a cool, creamy treat in the summer heat.
A little hole-in-the-wall that exceeds all expectations.
A smart new place with healthy options.
This cozy hideaway offers varied selections for lunch and dinner and a brunch menu that will dress up any Sunday morning.
There's a lot more than pasta at this casual counter-order spot.
Fast food but different.
A humble spot with delicious Filipino food.
A sushi house with plenty of variation and a high level of skill.
Excellent service, a polished atmosphere, and first-class food.
So serious about beef they have their own cattle brand.
Roving peacocks and delicious barbecue in a lovely setting.
Expect superb pizzas and sandwiches.
Burgers, CFS, and Mexican combo plates in a no-frills setting.
In the past few years we’ve often found ourselves saying, after a visit to the Asian neighborhoods of Houston, “We wish there were a boba place in Lubbock.” Well, now there is, and we couldn’t be more thrilled. Bobalicious offers a variety of snow ices and bubble teas, with a…
The dog-friendly, music-friendly BYOB patio here (which is most of the seating space) may just be the best hangout spot in town to eat Frito pie, brisket-topped cheeseburgers, and the meanest, spiciest loaded fries—New Mexico red chiles and crispy jalapeños—in West Texas.
Since its opening nearly five years ago, Capital Pizza has become a staple of the Tech community, providing more than one hundred craft beers and the sort of pizza we love to eat: hand-crafted crusts, flavorful sauces, and a mix of traditional and creative toppings. Our favorite pie is the…
We walked into the Caboose early on a Saturday afternoon and, for the first time in a long time in Lubbock, had to wait to be seated, as the place was filled on one side with families enjoying hamburgers and tacos, as we would shortly do, and on the other…
Without meaning to, exactly, we walked into China Star on Chinese New Year and were greeted with a full house. A party was rolling in one corner, the families clearly entertaining themselves with plates piled high with buffet food and an ample supply of raffle tickets. As you might expect,…
Bryan’s is the steakhouse for people who don’t want all the fuss and frills of fancier joints. Drawn by the cheap fare, trips to the salad bar with every entrée, and free soft-serve cones, families with children and pensioners are the most loyal customers. But despite a cafeteria feel, the…