You may have visited Canton, TX for First Monday Trade Days.

While there is some food at the market place, you may want to sit down in a real restaurant to relax and eat. Canton is home to many local restaurants!

Here are a few of the best ones:

Ole West Bean and Burger is a favorite among local Canton citizens. For an appetizer try the Stuffed Jalapenos, which are jalapeno peppers stuffed with cheese. Or try the Cheese Stix, deep fried breaded mozzarella cheese. Also available is the Chicken Tenders, fried breaded chicken tender served with celery and ranch dress. Can’t choose which one? No problem - order the Combo Platter for all three and onion straws, too! If you are feeling healthy, try the Chicken Salad: garden fresh vegetables and your choice of grilled or fried chicken breast. Ole West is also known for its Salad Bar, freshly made every day. The Bean Bar will allow you to help yourself to all the beans and soup available! Stuffed Taters are another popular choice from Ole West. The Stuffed Potato is a one pound potato filled with butter, sour cream, cheese, and bacon bits. Or make it supreme with the Potato Supreme: a one pound baked Idaho potato filled with butter, sour cream, cheese, bacon bits, and your choice of beef or chicken. Of course, the main attraction is the Ole West Burger: a half pound of handmade fresh Angus patty served with lettuce, tomato, and pickles. Another great one in the Bacon Cheese Burger, a half pound of Angus patty with both bacon and cheese. There is the Ultimate Burger, a half pound of Angus beef with mushrooms, grilled onions, bacon, jalapenos, and cheese.

Another great choice for lunch or dinner in Canton is Val’s Italian Restaurant. Start off your meal with one of their great appetizers: Mozzarella Caprese (mozzarella, tomatoes, olive, basil, balsamic vinegar, and olive oil), Fried Calamari (fried squid served with marinara sauce), Slice Italian Sausage (garlic, basil, sherry wine, and tomato sauce), jalapeno poppers, flatbread pizza, mozzarella cheese sticks, and fried mushrooms. For your entree try the Chicken Fettuccine Alfredo-fettuccine noodles with Alfredo sauce and chicken, or the Tortellini Siciliano- cheese tortellini with black olive and ham in cream sauce with a touch of red. The Sausage Pizzaola is Italian sausage, sauteed with fresh mushrooms, onions, green peppers in red wine sauce over spaghetti. The Pasta Primavera is mixed vegetables sauteed in a creamy sauce with a touch of red and fettuccine pasta. The Spinach Ravioli is stuffed with sauteed onions and spinach in marsala creamy alfredo with mushrooms. Finish with dessert: cheesecake (plain, strawberry, or chocolate!), tiramisu, cannoli, Italian cream cake, or limoncello mascarpone cake!

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