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The Curiosity
Every morning during the spring and fall semesters I would take I-27 south bound. Making my daily commute to WT, I would always pass by this random building that caught my eye. So much so that I was intrigued to find out what was inside. The outside of said building had two large jalapenos with the name "Willy's" on it. I thought to myself, maybe this is a chiles market or something...either way I wanted to go in! My palate for spice is exceptionally high from the average person so it would have been a plus if they served spicy foods. Stepping Into The Unknown Come to find out, this place was actually a restaurant. I didn't know it at the time but I stumbled upon an amazing hidden gem. The atmosphere is very welcoming and the staff treats you like family once you walk into the door. It makes sense that they are a locally owned and operated business. The walls are filled with old West Texas memorabilia ranging from paintings of the high plains to Native American Chiefs in traditional clothing, six shooters and rifles staked into the wooden beams. Everything in here screams authentic southern culture.

Saddling Up
Kicking my experience here up a notch I finally decided what I wanted to order. Glancing at the menu, I immediately went for the "Green Chile Willy's Chicken Fry". Ladies and gentlemen I swear to you this has got to be the best chicken fried steak I've ever eaten.Boom son! The juicy steak was fried to a crisp perfection (golden). It laid on a bed of creamy white gravy sauce, topped with fire roasted chile sauce with a sprinkle of cheddar jack cheese to lock it all in. Every bite was like a homage to the West Texas sunsets, just beautiful.

Riding off into the sunset My first stop on this journey led me to Green Chile Willy's located a quarter of a mile south of McCormack Rd on the east side of I-27 in between…...

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