Sleep Inn Airport
2401 I-40 E.
Amarillo, TX 79104
Phone: (806) 372-6200
Fax: (806) 372-6242
Henk's Pit Bar-B-Que serves up traditional, flame grilled Texas meats and sides. Sample one of Henk's popular hamburgers, available with a variety of toppings and sizes. Be sure to try the Texan beans and mashed potatoes. Henk's is open everyday except Sunday and serves lunch and dinner.
A small little dive bar, Coyote Bluff has been featured on the Travel Channel's Man vs. Food. Coyote Bluff features an impressive array of hamburgers including the California Burger with avocado and sour cream, among other delicious ingredients, the mushroom and Swiss burger or a slight variation, the dijon and Swiss burger, along with other more traditional burgers. The crowning achievement of the Coyote Bluff burger menu, however, is the ominous Burger from Hell, topped with Tabasco sauce, habanero salsa, and sauteed fresh jalapeños, sure to bring a tear to even the most hardened palate. In addition to the burgers, they also serve up steaks and sides that are equally impressive. Another touch that makes this little dive a local favorite is the large claw-footed bathtub filled with self-serve beers.
The Stockyard Cafe is located inside the Amarillo Livestock Auction. The main draw to the Stockyard Cafe is the 8 ounce Sirloin, which has been attracting people for years, but also very popular is another Texas specialty, Chicken Fried Steak. Daily specials are also available, and range from Pot Roast to Pork Chops to Fajitas. The cafe prides itself on "Texas food for Texas people", so its no wonder that the portions are all Texas sized. Youngblood's Stockyard Cafe has been featured on the Travel Channel's Man vs. Food.
This straightforward Thai food restaurant is open seven days a week for lunch and dinner. For affordable, yet fresh and tasty classic Thai dishes based around delicious veggies, noodles and rice, the Orient Cuisine is for you. Perfect for visitors who are hungry after exploring the Route 66 Historic District. Take-out is available for eaters on the go.
This downtown staple serves up mouthwatering Italian cuisine in a relaxing atmosphere with a patio that'll make you feel like you've been transported to the hills of Tuscany. Everything from homemade sub sandwiches, New York style pizzas, baked pasta dishes, chicken and veal specialties as well as seafood options are sure to satiate even the most discerning palates. Napoli's even features live entertainment on Friday and Saturday evenings, making it a popular weekend venue.
Having opened in 2003, the Acapulco Mexican Restaurant has already established itself as a staple of Mexican eateries in Amarillo; a fact that is evident by its devoted regulars. Start the meal off with one of the popular fajita quesadillas that comes with salsa and guacamole. Enchilada plates and other main dish combos are available for affordable prices. Be sure to sample a margarita or a beer on tap.
This cozy wine bar is located at the corner of 7th and Polk in downtown Amarillo. Featuring a state-of-the-art wine preservation system, Crush uses an Italian made Enomatic wine dispensing machine, ensuring the wine you order tastes as the growers and producers intended it to. Aside the from extensive wine list, Crush also offers 14 different beers on tap. A small, concise lunch menu lets patrons nibble on appetizers, salads, sandwiches and dessert that pairs perfectly with many of their wines. A private event room is perfect for any special occasion.
Swanky and decadent, this Amarillo eatery makes for a great romantic evening out. Tucked away in downtown, OHMS Cafe is brought to you by the culinary genius of Mary Fuller and her children. Buying the restaurant in 1992, Mary has turned this charming establishment into one of the most sought after reservations in the city. Open for lunch and dinner, the cafe features a sumptuous menu created by her son, the executive chef and filled with mouthwatering dishes like sesame crusted oysters, seared elk tenderloin, duck breast, grilled salmon, Cajun meatloaf, homemade pasta dishes and more. The desserts are crafted by her daughter and change on a daily basis. The love this family has for the culinary arts shines through the excellent dishes and customer services, making it an Amarillo must visit.
Cracker Barrel offers guests home-style, traditional American food for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Anyone who wakes up in the morning hungry will enjoy the Old Timer's Breakfast, two eggs, grits, sawmill gravy, buttermilk biscuits, and a hashbrown casserole. For lunch, the chicken BLT or the bacon and cheese sandwich, both served with a side of fries, are popular choices. For dinner, try one of the country plates. A generous portion of hickory smoked ham comes with a side of country vegetables and a choice of biscuits or corn muffins.
Since 1950, Whataburger has been making the classic All-American sandwich for hungry Texans. The whopping double patty or cheese and bacon Whataburger is perfect for hamburger-hungry visitors. Be sure to sample the famous home-cooked fries as well.
Offering a variation from the plethora of barbecue and steak joints in Amarillo, Thai Star is a refreshing alternative. Located next to a fire station, this quaint Taiwanese eatery has been a staple since it opened in 1990. At the helm of the kitchen is chef and owner, who's numerous awards can be seen lining the walls, securing it as one of the best Thai restaurants around. Find the usual suspects here like pad Thai, fried rice, panang, egg drop soup, pad piek and more. Best of all, you can watch the cars along Route 66 from the dining room windows.
Mexican joints are a dime a dozen in Texas, but El Manantial in Amarillo is the closest thing you'll get to the true authentic stuff without having to cross the boarder. More of a hole in the wall than anything else, this Mexican restaurant is known far and wide for its amazing cuisine. Find made from scratch daily made corn tortillas and hot sauce that packs on the spice as well as the flavor. The usual serving of tortilla chips come with three different kinds of salsa, including a white bean and spices dip. Everything is utterly delicious and tastes like your abuelita has been up since 5a cooking it! If you still have room after a filling meal here, be sure to try their famous tres leches cake.