The cultural influences of Huntington, West Virginia range from Appalachian to Mid-Atlantic, which makes for an interesting foodie scene. Whether you’re in the mood for all-American diner or fine-dining with a twist, here are the top ten restaurants in Huntington to try.
Black Sheep Burrito and Brews
Black Sheep Burrito and Brews brings the flavors of Mexico and the South to Huntington, with an exhaustive range of burritos, tacos, and quesadillas. Popular choices include the sandwich with pulled-pork roast, a Southern-style mustard BBQ Sauce and topped with a roasted red pepper slaw, and their house-seasoned flank steak, mesclun, salsa cruda, and queso fresco topped with cilantro Dijon mustard. These are complimented by an excellent cocktail, wine and beer menu.
Jim’s Steak and Spaghetti House
Jim’s Steak and Spaghetti House has been serving locals for 75 years, and its menu has expanded from pasta to include dishes such as haddock fish sandwich and homemade pie. It is still most renowned for its spaghetti with homemade sauce, though, which is almost legendary in West Virginia. The restauarnt’s walls are adorned with photographs of the celebrities and notable figures that have tried it here over the years, from Muhammad Ali to Billy Joel.
Hibachi Japanese Steakhouse
Transporting visitors to Asia, Hibachi Japanese Steakhouse has an extensive menu of culinary delights, from chow mein dishes to sweet and sour and Cantonese specialities. The sushi menu is popular, with splendid tuna, salmon and yellow tail rolls and white fish in a spicy momui Sauce. Or try the house speciality, the Huntington roll with spicy scallop, tobiko, onion, crabmeat and tempura flakes. There is also a gluten-free menu for those with special dietary needs.
Hibachi Japanese Steakhouse, 839 4th Avenue,Huntington, WV, USA. +1 304 6970920
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