Weekdaily lunch hotspot offers meat-and-two-veg specials each day. Four entree selections and a bevy of vegetables offered each day with corn bread or white bread rolls. Homemade pies by the slice. Go early, there's always a line out the door by noon.

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Restaurant Details

One of the better plate lunch spots in the area, with some of the best fried chicken and pot roast around, a changing daily casserole and wonderful homemade pies.

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Price: $-$$

Serving: L Mon.-Fri.

Cornbread Details

Sweet. The lines start forming around 11 a.m. each day for folks hoping to get their meat-and-two-veg on over at the Shackleford cafeteria. The corn muffins are sweet and crumbly. Have yours with some Great Northern Beans, some sweet tea and, if you're lucky, some fried chicken.


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