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14 Reasons Why We Flip For Pancakes

Celebrate National Pancake Day at Cracker Barrel Sometimes all we need to make our day a little better is some good eatin’. And when it comes to pancakes, few things in life can cause such bliss than diving into a stack of freshly prepared, hot buttermilk pancakes dripping with sweet maple syrup. We’ve been making […]

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10 Road Trip Snacks and Essentials for Summer Fun

It’s summer, and you know what that means? Vacation! The chance to hit the open road, see the sites, have a little family bonding, and get some much-needed R&R. You deserve it! Cracker Barrel since the very beginning has always been a place for travelers. To experience a little slice of Southern charm with homestyle […]

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It’s National Buttermilk Biscuit Day at Cracker Barrel

If there was ever a day we needed to celebrate it’s National Buttermilk Biscuit Day. After all, what’s more Southern than Buttermilk Biscuits? Nothing makes your tummy happier than enjoying a warm, hand-rolled buttermilk biscuit topped with real butter, jam, or savory Sawmill Gravy. We love ’em, and we know you do too. They are […]

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