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On Caddo Lake

Here are some ideas for you on places to eat and things to see in our area.

Food Offered in the Uncertain Area

Caddo Outpost
Caddo Outpost is the village grocery where you can find most of the items you failed to pack for your trip to Caddo, everything from balsamic vinegar to parmesan cheese.
The Outpost serves breakfast, biscuits, sausage and gravy, homemade kolaches, breakfast sandwiches and burritos. Also, delicious home-cooked lunches, a variety of sandwiches prepared fresh all day.
And, beer, wine, ice and camp wood.

The Outpost sells ice, firewood, beer, wine and souvenirs.

Caddo Outpost is located at 144 North Cypress Drive

Lighthouse Bar and Grill, Excellent food and a good selection of beer and wine. Entertainment includes a juke box and pool tables. Open 7 days per week from 12 noon to 12 midnight. Friendly folks!
The Lighthouse is located at 1805 Blair's Landing Road.

Big Pines Lodge, a waterside restaurant with typical Caddo Lake fare. Originally built in the 1940's, it is a traditional stop for those who come often to Caddo Lake. Closed Monday and Tuesday. It's a great place for large groups of people.
Big Pines Lodge is located at 737 Pine Island Road

River Bend Restaurant, built high off the water, serves excellent food with a great view of Big Cypress Bayou. One of their specialties is a bowl of red beans with every meal. Closed Monday an Tuesday..
River Bend is located at 211 PR 2422

Circle S Country Store, is a little grocery stop that serves breakfast and lunch. Their hamburgers are delicious. Go west on FM-2198, cross over Hwy 43, and you will see Circle S on your left. They also sell gasoline.
Circle S is located a 17353 FM-134

Aseret Mexican Restaurant (Aseret is Teresa spelled backward and the name of the owner's wife.) The enchiladas (veracruz style) are delichious. Owner, Jacobo, plays amazing guitar for visitors.
Aseret's is located at 17300 FM-134 (cross hwy 43 and look on right)


Places to Go

Johnson's Ranch Marina is a must. In operation for over 100 years, it is the oldest inland marina in Texas. Meet Billy Carter, the owner, and his great staff, all knowledgeable about Caddo Lake.
5131 E. Cypress Drive - 903-789-3213

National Wildlife Refuge, once an army ordinance plant, has miles of woodland roads to explore on foot, horseback or in a vehicle.
15600 Hwy 134 (in Karnack) - 903-679-9143

Caddo Lake State Park, a beautiful park with hilly terrain. Built by Civilian Conservation, rock structures remain. There is a fee to drive through the park. Located off of FM-2198.
245 PR-2 - 903-679-3351

Bracey Ranch, horseback riding. Reggie Bracey was the cowboy who rode the horse for the Denver Cowboys. He also worked many years as a rodeo clown. He will be a great host for a horseback adventure.
445 Fason Street, Karnack, TX -903-471-4750 / 281-761-9870

Memaw's Tee Shirt and Souvenir Shop, quality gifts, including pottery, tee-shirts, caps, book by local writers and much more.
On the right side of the road, past the trash bins and before the turn to Mound Pond Road.

Beer's Field Cemetery, on Mound Pond Road. A quirky little cemetery where local folks are laid to rest.

Taylor Island Volkswagons, enjoy the repurposed mosaic VWs on Bois d Arc and North Mossy Brake Drive. Stop in at Wildfern, home of Billy and Dottie Carter, and walk to the right of the house to enjoy the garden and the new "Bigfoot Walked Here" trail.

Jefferson, TX, an historic town with nice shops and eateries and activities for both young and old. Jefferson is about 16 east on Hwy 134. Recommended --- Kitt's Kornbread Sandwich and Pie Bar and the Austin Street Bistro. These are two of many good places to eat in Jefferson. Shopping for cool clothes, Made in The Shade on Austin Street.

Marshall, TX, 16 miles south on Hwy 43, has breathed life into it's main street. Try a lunch at Central Perks, in the renovated Weisman building. Marshall has 3 fine museums: Railroad Museum, Michelson Art Museum and Old County Courthouse Museum.

T.C. Lindsey and Company, an old country mercantile that has been in operation for over 100 years (a step back in time). Great place to visit.

There is also an Alligator Farm in Waskom. It has activities for kids.




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