Season 15 of The Texas Bucket List has been filled with many delicious stops, but only one eatery can take the title of Bite of the Season. Tortas, soup, seafood, burgers and steaks are all the foods that find themselves as finalists. After reflecting on the top 5 bites, it’s time to crown the winner of The Texas Bucket List Bite of the Season!
Click on the images or titles below to watch more about each of these delicious stops.
Bite #5 Taqueria Carmelita in Huntsville
Bite #5: Out in the middle of the woods in Huntsville, there is a taqueria full of excellent food and happiness. Taqueria Carmelita is the place for all Texans to go and split a torta!The taqueria serves up some delicious and authentic tacos and tortas with a side of owners Miguel’s smiles and wife, Leticia’s, joyous singing!
Bite #4 Blue Quail Deli in Goliad
Bite #4: This deli down in Goliad has delicious sandwiches, but Texans travel from afar for the cream of jalapeño soup. Unlike any other soup in Texas, this legally bound soup has been pleasing Texans for that jalapeño fix no matter the weather! From subs and sandwiches to creamy yet secretive soups, this delicious deli is well worth a stop on the Texas Bucket List!
Bite #3 Dirty Al’s in South Padre Island
Bite #3: Located on the gulf coast, Dirty Al’s serves up some freshly caught seafood that is sure to delight. Owned by the one and only Dirty Al, Alfonso Salazar, he makes sure that every food is worth eating by, of course, eating it. From jumbo fried shrimp, oysters rockefeller, to blackened snapper fish, your plate is going to be a fresh array of delicious seafood that is well worth the stop!
Bite #2 Gonzales Burger in Donna
Bite #2: Deeply hidden in the valley sits a burger joint that the locals surprisingly pass by, but it sure is popular with the out of town visitors. Known for their enormous burgers that are about the size of Texas, Gonzalez Burger only serves these glorious burgers that don’t disappoint from September to May, leaving time to enjoy a Texas summer vacation!
Bite #1 Fly by Night Cattle Company in Cleburne
Bite #1: Located on a family ranch in Cleburne, the Fly By Night Cattle Company serves up a delicious burgundy tenderloin that has earned them the spot as the Texas Bucket List Bite of the Season! This restaurant is surrounded by the magical Texas night sky, and some friendly horses who make the atmosphere so lovable for Texans, making it well worth the stop!