Marshall, Texas is home to many great restaurants! Here are a few of the best in town:
Central Perk is an American restaurant on North Washington Avenue. If you’re wanting to be a little extra healthy, try one of their salads! The BLT Salad includes bacon, tomato, red onions, egg, bleu cheese, toasted pecans, and honey Dijon dressing. Another good salad is the Chicken on the Green, made of spinach, grilled chicken, feta, bacon, red onion, cucumber, mandarin oranges, craisins, toasted almonds, and raspberry vinaigrette. If you are more in the mood for a burger, then you’re at the right place! The Bacon Basil and Swiss Burger is made of beef, crispy bacon, fresh basil, caramelized onion, Swiss cheese, lettuce, tomato, and mayo on a onion roll bun. Another popular option is the Texas Heat – beef, pepper jack cheese, jalapenos, red onion, lettuce, tomato, and bbq sauce on an onion roll bun. All burgers are served with your choice of fruit, pasta salad, or chips. Sandwiches available here are the Don Parks (smoked turkey, bacon, avocado, red onion, cucumber, cilantro, lettuce, and sweet and spicy jalapeno cream on marbled rye bread) and the Turkey Club (smoked turkey, bacon, pepper jack, cheese, avocado, red onion, lettuce, tomato, and mayo on wheat berry). Hot meals include the Central Perk Sampler (chicken salad and the quiche of the day), the Whole Enchilada (a cheesy chicken enchilada casserole), and the Tomato Basil Soup.
On E End Blvd. is the Jalapeno Tree Mexican Restaurant. Start out your meal here with one of their many delicious appetizers. Some of these include the Pappa Bear Dip (spicy cheese dip with beef taco meat in a cup or bread bowl), the Queso Flameado (sauteed onions, pepper, mushrooms, tomatoes, your choice of beef or chicken fajita or grilled shrimp in melted Monterrey jack cheese served with flour tortillas), or the Deluxe Beef or Chicken Nachos (beef taco meat or chicken taco meat, beans, guacamole, sour cream, tomatoes, and jalapenos). There are also a few salads to choose from. The Jalapeno Tree Salas is a crispy shell filled with lettuce, tomatoes, cheese, guacamole, sour cream, jalapenos, chicken fajita, beef fajita, or combo fajita. The Taco Salad is another shell filled with lettuce, tomatoes, cheese and your choice of beef/chicken taco meat, beef, or combo chicken. The Chicken Caesar Salad is hand-cut romaine lettuce tossed in a caesar dressing with grilled chicken. For your main course, try one of Jalapeno Tree’s Star Dinners. The Jack Nicholson is a beef and chicken fajita, onion, bell pepper, tomato, and mushroom skewered and flame broiled. James Dean is one beef taco, one cheese enchilada, and one beef enchilada. The John Wayne is the fajita steak, chicken flauta with queso, sour cream, and guacamole. Arnold Schwarzenegger is a cheese enchilada, a beef enchilada, a soft chicken taco, and a soft beef taco. The Clint Eastwood is grilled chicken breast, with queso drizzled on, served with a cheese enchilada.