1006 E. 12th St.
Shamrock, TX 79079
Phone: (806) 256-2111
Fax: (806) 256-2302
Located on the 12th Street, Big Vern’s Steakhouse is a popular choice when it comes affordable and delicious steaks in Shamrock, TX. Though there are many local patrons, owing to its vicinity to the I-40 and State Highway 83, there are many cross-country travelers here too. Even though the prices are a little higher than the eateries around its location, the ambiance, offerings and services makes up for the difference. Hits of the menu include their chicken fried steak - classic Tex flavors, sirloin steak and of course, their signature homemade beer bread that's somewhat of a legend in the region.
Stop by this quaint, little restaurant for some quality homestyle cooking. The restaurant isn't much to look at from the outside, but don't let this deter you. Inside, the Roost is warm and cheerful place, with mismatched chairs and colorful roosters painted on the walls. The menu features a variety of homestyle Texan dishes, the most popular of which are the fish tacos and hamburgers. Diners can also choose from a selection of sandwiches including roast pork, chicken salad and the classic Reuben. The Roost is easy enough to find one block east of the Tallest Water Tower in Texas. This family-run eatery is one of those hidden gems that few know about, but once you've discovered it you'll find yourself returning to it time and time again.
El Sombrero, located on the Main Street is a popular Tex-Mex spot in downtown Shamrock. The lively eatery offers delicious Mexican and American comfort food at delightfully low prices. The menu here is dominated by a range of burritos, tacos, enchiladas and lots more. Top picks here include chile rellenos, chicken fried steak and their rendition of catfish. The portions are huge, the service is nice, and, as mentioned before, the prices are pocket-friendly - all in all, its a good place to load up on spicy Tex Mex dishes.