Plus a pond, playground, walking trail and lots of outdoor seating. Abilene is about to get a serious popular restaurant upgrade at the all-new Allen Ridge at the corner of Ambler Ave and Judge Ely Blvd, within eyeshot of I-20. Are you ready to try something new?

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This first one is one I'm a huge fan of. Bahama Bucks refers to themselves as the "original shaved ice company" where you can buy shaved ice, snowballs, and snow cones.

Twisted Root Burger Company serves up incredible burgers, many packed with wild, exotic game. Twisted Root was also featured on Diners, Drive-Ins, and Dives, back in 2009.

At the The Biscuit Bar find biscuits into everything that is breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and don't forget the adult drinks too.

Summer Moon Coffee Shop, which by the photos below looks like they have some delicious coffees and some James Bond 007 expresso's that are "shaken not stirred!"

If you're into tavern foods, you're going to love the new Cork & Pig, which features a chef-driven blend of brick oven pizzas, salads, sandwiches, and signature entrées.

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