Category: Buzzing About Food

This section has restaurants, recipes and other posts relating to food. Mineola has many great eating establishments.

First Bar Opens in Mineola

Originally posted on January 13, 2012 @ 8:42 pmOn May 14, 2011 the people of Mineola approved two local options. One of the cleared the way for stores to sell beer and wine in Mineola. The other option cleared the…

Papadales in Quitman Now Has a Bar

Originally posted on June 11, 2009 @ 10:02 amIf you are looking for a place to have a burger and wet your whistle, look toward Papadales in Quitman. Papadales is an established eatery and is consistently good food-wise. You can…

Dishing with The Luscious Crumb

Cupcakes with "This means war!"

Originally posted on June 21, 2013 @ 6:25 am I got a chance to sit down with Dawn Trammell from The Luscious Crumb Thursday afternoon. Apparently, cupcakes are war? Or something? I’ve heard “Cupcake Wars” and “Luscious Crumb” being bantered…

It’s Watermelon Fudge Season at Between Friends

Between Friends in Mineola has delicious homemade fudge. Try the seasonal favorite, Watermelon! Fudge is a great gift for Dad. It’s delicious and they have several flavors to choose from. Try a fudge sampler and you are sure to hit all different tastes. Between Friends’ fudge is truly one of Mineola’s treasures.

Quitman Goes Wet? Is it True?

Originally posted on February 24, 2009 @ 3:30 pmAccording to this sign at Papadale’s in Quitman, the city has apparently granted, or is in process of granting them a license to sell alcohol.  This photo, taken from my phone (hence…

Dub’s BBQ Moving to Mineola

Originally posted on October 25, 2012 @ 12:30 pmI just had a short conversation with Art, the owner of Dub’s BBQ. He confirmed talk I had heard that he is moving his restaurant to Mineola. The restaurant will occupy the…

Mineola Whataburger is Underway!

Whataburger Mineola Texas

Originally posted on August 16, 2014 @ 4:10 pmAt long last, Mineola gets a Whataburger. Whataburger is somewhat of a Texas tradition and we will be glad to have one in town. The restaurant will be located in the Wal-Mart…