January is, appropriately enough, National Soup Month! The weather may be cold and snowy, but a warm, comforting bowl of soup is just the thing to get you cheered up, warmed up, and ready to tackle the rest of the day and face the chilly outdoor temperatures.
We've compiled a short list of Morgan County restaurants where you'll find some of the very best soups around:
21 North Eatery & Cellar - Martinsville
The menu always features their award-winning chili, as well as a soup of the day. Among their recent daily soups have been Guinness stew, cream of mushroom, heirloom potato, butternut squash as well as several others. Their lunch special includes a bowl of soup plus your choice of two sandwiches for less then $10!
Blueberry Hill Pancake House - Mooresville
Featuring a soup of the day on their daily menu - sometimes two - this Mooresville eatery is always a great place to warm up. Favorites include cheesy tomato, clam chowder, chicken shell pasta and Italian wedding soups.
Indy's Family Restaurant - Martinsville
Conveniently located just off State Road 37 in Martinsville, Indy's features a different soup each day. Pair it with a sandwich, salad or just enjoy a bowl of warm comfort on cold day. The cream of broccoli soup is a local favorite.
Ralph & Ava's Cafe - Mooresville
Known for pretzel melts (which pair nicely with soup), Ralph & Ava's also offers a soup and salad bar. Soups are made fresh daily and there are usually two to choose from each day. Beef stew, broccoli and cheese, loaded potato and clam chowder are a few of their popular soups.
The WaffleWhitch - Martinsville
More than just waffles, the Waffle Whitch serves up tasty homemade style soups daily at their Martinsville location. From chili to roasted red pepper to broccoli cheddar and loaded potato, the variety of soups offered is extensive, and all are hot and tasty!
Zydeco's Cajun - Mooresville
Of course, we can't forget about the yummy gumbo and jambalaya, found at Zydeco's Cajun in Mooresville! This eatery specializes in authentic Louisiana-style cuisine, and we guarantee you'll love the food and the atmosphere.