Top Attractions in West Newton
Newton Federal returns with its top picks for residents of Newton County. Be sure to check out our articles on places to visit in East, South, and North Newton, all found within out blog archive. When it comes to attractions in West Newton, there’s no shortage of options.
Fans of camping will love the Salem Campground.
For almost two centuries, the area has opened its grounds to those ready to pitch a tent. This is great, safe fun that you can enjoy alone, with a date, or with the whole family. It’s located at 3962 Salem Road.
Something for Everyone
Want something a bit more classic and less high falutin in West Newton? Try Mystic Grill. They offer typical cafe fare, i.e, burgers, but also include some great veggie and vegan dishes. The building that it’s housed in is steeped in history and culture, as it was first erected at the start of the 1900’s. It’s also well known for being heavily featured in the popular CW series The Vampire Diaries. The atmosphere calls upon those spooky vibes, and makes for a great dining experience.
Are you a fan of cuisine specific to Louisiana? Try New Orleans Food & Spirits. They offer all the typical standouts that you’re sure to enjoy when visiting the boot. Or you can head down the way to the Half Shell Oyster House of Covington. We know oysters can be an acquired taste, but if it’s on your list of faves, then this place is a must see.