On your next visit to the Yadkin Valley, would you like to check out the restaurants locals love? If so, join local foodie and Surry County native Travis Frye in his new video series, "Tasty Travels with Travis Frye," which features special dishes at mom-and-pop restaurants. Currently airing on local station Surry on the Go, "Tasty Travels" episodes are available to stream for free right here.
For those looking for another helping of sonker, Surry County's signature dessert, you'll discover several spots along the Surry Sonker Trail. Restaurants on the county's second culinary heritage trail — the Ground Steak Trail — make several appearances.
Fill your meal itinerary for your next visit with these videos, and stay tuned for more episodes of "Tasty Travels with Travis Frye," which will be added frequently.
Tasty Travels Episodes
Episode 1: The Yellow Door Cafe
Travis kicks off his Tasty Travels in Elkin with the Yellow Door Cafe, exploring its unique blend of French cuisine and Southern soul food. Watch on Surry on the Go or the video above.
Episode 3: Central Cafe
Episode 5: Cousin Gary's
Episode 6: Rockford General Store
Episode 7: Southern On Main
Episode 8: The Derby Restaurant
Travis returns to his grandfather's food stop, The Derby Restaurant. While there, he orders their famous chicken and dumplings, and his favorite dish called the Skillet. Watch on Surry on the Go or above. Come hungry and leave happy!
Episode 9: The Tilted Ladder
Episode 11: Coming Soon
Episode 12: Coming Soon
Episode 13: Coming Soon
See updated episodes here, or by watching Surry on the Go.
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