Where to eat?

For those of you visiting from out of town, we crowd-sourced a list of our favorite places to eat in Bryan/College Station. We’ll have many locals about, feel free to ask us for a recommendation or directions. Those registered for the Friday workshop or Saturday Keynote Lunch can plan to eat with us for those meals.

Recommendations are in no particular order. Enjoy!

Centro American – Latin American

Shiraz (great falafel)

Taz – Indian

J. Cody’s

Martin’s BBQ (Several up votes)

Napa Flats – Italian

Koppe Bridge – burgers

Layne’s (It has a cult following among some Aggies. Just ask any of the undergrads if they would prefer Layne’s or Cane’s)

Mad Taco


Bryan and College Station are separate cities that merged as they grew. Downtown Bryan is about 15 minutes (or less) from campus. It’s a nice  space to stroll or pop into shops, as well as get some good food.

Papa Perez – Downtown Bryan

Rx Pizza – Downtown Bryan

Village Cafe – Downtown Bryan

Art979 Gallery – Downtown Bryan

Messina Hof Vintage House – Slightly outside of town