Restaurants throughout Shepherdstown, West Virginia prove that old can meet new in many creative ways. When you look for a place to eat in this second-oldest town in West Virginia, you often find an iconic restaurant in a historic building right across the street from one with a modern vibe. Known as one of the best farm-to-table destinations in the country, Shepherdstown offers an array of locally produced options. Many restaurants serve frites from local potatoes, pairing beautifully with chipped beef on toast for a classic American taste. For a different flavor, consider some fish tacos made with fried cod and just the right amounts of cilantro, jalapeno and spicy cabbage slaw wrapped inside a homemade tortilla. This artistic community offers diners a variety of creative cuisines, including Mexican, Central European, German and Japanese choices.