The Southern vacation is not complete without sampling Southern cuisine. The 9 Lakes Region celebrates the local food, wine, and spirits at festivals, restaurants, and farmer’s markets. Be sure to stop by a local eatery to enjoy a “meat and 3” or for a seasonally inspired “farm to table” dining experience. Don’t worry if your gastronomic leanings favor fusion, food truck, or waterside pub grub.. The form below will help you find your culinary experience.