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* <eat name="Cenizo Café" alt="" address="101 Highway 90 West" directions="" phone="432 386 4434" email="" fax="" url="http://www.gagehotel.com/dining_cafe_cenizo.html" hours="Su-Th 6PM-9PM, Sa 6PM-10PM" price="$25-$42">Great dinner spot with an international menu, twists on local favorites, and expertly prepared game including rarities like bison steak. Extensive wine list and good ambiance; arguably the most upscale eatery in the region. Reservations are recommended.</eat>
 
* <eat name="Cenizo Café" alt="" address="101 Highway 90 West" directions="" phone="432 386 4434" email="" fax="" url="http://www.gagehotel.com/dining_cafe_cenizo.html" hours="Su-Th 6PM-9PM, Sa 6PM-10PM" price="$25-$42">Great dinner spot with an international menu, twists on local favorites, and expertly prepared game including rarities like bison steak. Extensive wine list and good ambiance; arguably the most upscale eatery in the region. Reservations are recommended.</eat>
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* The '''Gage Hotel''' (101 Highway 90 West; Tel. 432-386-4205, 1-800-884-GAGE; Fax 432-386-4510). [http://www.gagehotel.com] Built in the 1920s by cattle tycoon Alfred Gage so he would have a place to stay while overseeing his interests in the area. The hotel has since been carefully restored and now includes a cafe and a spa. Rooms in the original building with/without private bath are $98/$76; rooms in the newer Los Portales annex start at $164.
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* <sleep name="Gage Hotel" alt="" address="101 Highway 90 West" directions="" phone="+1 800-884-GAGE or +1 432-386-4205" email="welcome@gagehotel.com" fax="+1 432-386-4510" checkin="4PM" checkout="11AM" price="$90-$381" url="http://www.gagehotel.com">Built in the 1920s by cattle tycoon Alfred Gage so he would have a place to stay while overseeing his interests in the area. The hotel has since been carefully restored and now includes a cafe and a spa. Rooms in the original building with/without private bath are $115/$90; rooms in the newer Los Portales annex start at $183.</sleep>
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Revision as of 01:35, 3 November 2009

Some old skulls, Marathon

Marathon [1] is a town in the Big Bend Country region of Texas.

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Get in

Highway 90 runs through the town center.

Get around

See

Do

Buy

Some colors, Marathon

Eat

  • Cenizo Café, 101 Highway 90 West, 432 386 4434, [2]. Su-Th 6PM-9PM, Sa 6PM-10PM. Great dinner spot with an international menu, twists on local favorites, and expertly prepared game including rarities like bison steak. Extensive wine list and good ambiance; arguably the most upscale eatery in the region. Reservations are recommended. $25-$42.

Drink

  • Marathon Coffee

Sleep

  • Gage Hotel, 101 Highway 90 West, +1 800-884-GAGE or +1 432-386-4205 (, fax: +1 432-386-4510), [3]. checkin: 4PM; checkout: 11AM. Built in the 1920s by cattle tycoon Alfred Gage so he would have a place to stay while overseeing his interests in the area. The hotel has since been carefully restored and now includes a cafe and a spa. Rooms in the original building with/without private bath are $115/$90; rooms in the newer Los Portales annex start at $183. $90-$381.

Get out

Traveling west on Highway 90, you'll find:

  • Alpine, with a host of restaurants.
  • Marfa, with its art galleries and mysterious lights.
  • El Paso

Also in the area:

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