Hidden Treasures in Casper

Hidden Treasures in CasperSometimes, you happen to come across something special when you least expect it. You could be out running an errand or just maybe happen to be at the right place at the right time when you suddenly see it. It could be a quaint little boutique, a charming little out-of-the-way store or just an establishment that still remembers the value of saying "please" and "thank you" to its customers. There are several of those kinds of places in Casper, and they all qualify as hidden treasures that are definitely worth finding.

Keefe's Flowers
Saying it with flowers is sometimes better than using any words at all. If that is how you are wanting to express yourself to that special someone, then the friendly folks at Keefe's Flowers can help you say what you need to say in a truly unforgettable way. They feature a wide selection of fresh flowers, plants and other assorted greenery that is sure to please the object of your affection!

Address: 632 CY Avenue, Casper, WY 82601 - MAP
Phone: (307) 237-2577
Web: www.keefesflowers.com

Basket Creations Plus
Sending a thank you note is always nice, but take that "thank you" to the next level by sending a gift basket from Basket Creations Plus instead! Basket Creations Plus offers an incredible selection of gift baskets that say everything from "get well" to "congratulations" to "I miss you" to "just thinking of you." The arrangements are always expertly presented, and the recipient of these enticing baskets will surely remember your thoughtfulness long after the goodies in the basket are gone.

Address: 1930 East 2nd Street, Casper, WY 82601 - MAP
Phone: (307) 237-3357
Web: www.basketcreationsplus.com

Yellowstone Drug & Malt Shop
Instead of waiting too long and paying too much at a fancy restaurant, why not go back to the basics in a charming kind of way? Head to Casper's Yellowstone Drug & Malt Shop for a great sandwich or burger and wash it down with a great-tasting soda or milkshake. The friendly folks behind the counter remember what it was like to have a great meal at a reasonable price while getting the feeling that you're dining among friends. At this sweetly retro eatery, that is exactly what you will be doing.

Address: 2008 Cy Ave, Casper, WY 82601 - MAP
Phone: (307) 234-3781

Johnny J's Diner
Getting a great meal doesn't have to be a waiting game. When you're in Casper, make sure to stop by Johnny J's Diner for a great meal that is served up with a heaping helping of nostalgia. Enjoy a delicious home-cooked meal any time of the day. There's a stack of fluffy pancakes on the breakfast menu, a terrific entree with a side dish for lunch, and a big juicy burger for dinner—or anytime! Also, make sure to leave some room for one of Johnny J's famous milkshakes for the best way to end your meal on a sweet note.

Address: 1705 E 2nd Street, Casper, WY 82601 - MAP
Phone: (307) 234-4204

Metro Coffee
Metro Coffee is more than just your average cup of joe. This coffee shop not only offers a convenient way to get some coffee any time of day, but it also offers a delectable menu of such sweet treats as ice cream, Italian sodas, smoothies, and steamers. Plus, there's various live entertainment on the schedule like local musicians who turn up to play and promote their latest CD releases. There's also art shows, poetry slams and outdoor movies shown during the warmer months of the year.

Address: 241 South David, Casper, WY 82601 - MAP
Phone: (307) 472-5042
Web: www.metrocoffeeco.com

Poor Boys Steakhouse
Ever since the pioneers crossed through Wyoming in their covered wagons, they always relished a good, hearty meal, even if they had to hunt it down themselves. Luckily, at Poor Boys Steakhouse, they do all the hard work for you! Just sit back and enjoy the charm of the Old West steakhouse and order one of their exceptionally-prepared steaks. Choose from a 14-oz., a 16-oz. Wild Bill T-Bone or a 20-oz. Prime rib. With choices like that, there is no chance that you will leave Poor Boys Steakhouse hungry!

Address: 739 North Center Street, Casper, WY 82601 - MAP
Phone: (307) 237-8325
Web: www.poorboyssteakhouse.net