Looking for some good eats? Nacogdoches has plenty to offer, from classic Italian to all-day diner breakfast. Everyone in the area has his or her favorite place to eat in Nacogdoches, but here are some best-loved spots picked by us at Rex Perry Hyundai.
Clear Springs Restaurant
This restaurant features a well-balanced menu offering seafood like grilled tilapia or shrimp, plus American classics such as chicken fried steak, green beans, and peach cobbler. There are plenty of delicious items to choose from fit for lunch or dinner, and each delicious entrée is sure to have you coming back for seconds.
Auntie Pasta’s Italian Kitchen
If you’re craving a taste of Italy, grab dinner at Auntie Pasta’s where locals rave over the food and the relaxed atmosphere. Authentic made-from-scratch sauces accompany dishes like Chicken Marsala and Shrimp Carbonara. Handmade gourmet pizzas offer a more casual meal option that isn’t complete without a piece of Key Lime Pie to follow.
Sometimes the best meals are the fun ones. Dolli’s Diner offers a classic, 1950s inspired diner experience. Grab a burger and fries or treat yourself to “brinner”—that is, breakfast for dinner—by ordering fried chicken and eggs or one of many other breakfast items served all day at this retro diner.
If you haven’t made any New Year’s resolutions, yet, that’s ok. 2017 has just begun. If you want an idea for a resolution you can actually keep, consider these resolutions for your car.
Drive more efficiently. Being an inefficient driver not only wastes your money, but it’s bad for the environment, too. One of the biggest dings to your efficiency is aggressive driving. In fact, doing things like speeding and accelerating too quickly can decrease your efficiency by as much as 35%.
Stop idling. Letting your engine run while you’re not going anywhere is a complete waste of gas. If you’re going to stop for longer than you normally would at a stoplight or stop sign, just turn off the engine. You should also avoid “warming up” your car before you leave in the morning. The fastest way to warm it up is just by driving.
Keep up with your maintenance. Check in your owner’s manual and you should find a recommended service schedule that includes things like oil changes, tire rotations, and more. Get caught up on this to ensure your car runs the way it should for years to come.
Don’t run on empty. Try not to let your tank fall below one-quarter full. In the winter, keep it at least half full to prevent frozen fuel lines.
Are you planning any car-related resolutions for 2017?