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Main Street Pizza & Deli

Main Street Deli SignJust off of Main Street is a little place that something of an institution here in Lexington; I’m talking, of course, about Main Street Pizza & Deli.  In a town known mainly for it’s barbeque, this restaurant has garnered a reputation for its own specialty—pizza crust and sandwich bread made entirely in-house.
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Jimmy’s Bar: Lexington’s Hidden Gem

Bar Entrance

The secret door to a world of magic.

The city of Lexington is full of many things for families to do during the day–there’s The Candy Factory, a place that has hard-to-find treats; there’s the Bob Timberlake Gallery, which exhibits many of the local artist’s works; or there’s Lanier’s, which is Lexington’s only downtown hardware store.  But, if you’re over twenty-one, and don’t  want to go to bed before 10:oo p.m., there’s very little to do.

Enter Shoto, a very unassuming Japanese hibachi restaurant, which sits just off of Main Street. 
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The Bar-B-Q Center

Bar-B-Q Center

The Bar-B-Q Center all lit up and visible from Main St., Lexington

Along Interstate 85 like a lit beacon is the neon sign for the Bar-B-Q Center, which welcomes travelers and locals alike to come in and enjoy some of the barbeque Lexington, NC has to offer. The restaurant is the first of such eateries found along the streets of Lexington, and in my opinion, is a great place to start when looking for good barbeque. I remember coming here as a child, and always having fond memories of the food, especially their famed banana splits; so it was with great enthusiasm that I agreed to go with my fiance to review the restaurant. Since the theme of this blog so far has been barbeque, we only sampled their sliced plate and chopped sandwich (sorry, no banana splits this time.)

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