Category Archives: Food

Puckett’s Grocery

There aren’t any restaurants or markets along the Natchez Trace in Tennessee, but some of the state’s most famous restaurants can be found by going just a couple of miles off the main road. We’ve already posted about Nashville’s Loveless Cafe, located at the trail’s end–or beginning, depending on which way you’re going. Drive south […]

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Barista Parlor

Good coffee shops keep popping up in Nashville faster than we can visit them.  Our sister and brother-in-law live there and keep telling us about places we need to go when we’re in town, but there’s never enough time. There’s just too much to do in the area.  Fortunately a few months ago we spent […]

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Loveless Cafe

In the early days of Nashville’s Loveless Cafe, back in the early ’50s, customers used to eat on picnic tables on the porch, watching travelers go down Highway 100 and, a little further on, down the Natchez Trace. Back then the menu was small and simple–fried chicken and biscuits, maybe sweet tea—and the attached motel […]

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Foxbrier Farm

The drive along Hutcheson Ferry Road, just outside of Palmetto, Georgia, might be the prettiest one in all of Fulton County. Wooden fences run alongside fields that are long and green and sometimes dotted with rustic barns and horses and wildflowers.  Old churches and produce stands suddenly appear around hilly corners or through patches of trees.  It […]

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