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Chess Club Cafe

1020 S US Highway 281, Blanco, TX 78606-5820
+1 830-833-4930
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Overview
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good28%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (25 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (10 reviews)
Closed
All hours
CUISINES
American, Cafe
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
1020 S US Highway 281, Blanco, TX 78606-5820
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1 - 10 of 130 reviews

Reviewed 10 July 2017

Yum. This is hands down my favorite place to grab a bite in Blanco. It's a MUST for all guests who visit us in the Hill Country. Everything you've heard about the Chicken Salad sandwich is true. DELICIOUS. The homemade breads- my desire to stay...More

Thank JodiCowgirl
Reviewed 28 June 2017

A hidden treasure, the Chess Club Cafe just can't be beat. We came down to Blanco to spend our 25th wedding anniversary and this sweet little cafe' was our favorite place to eat. The food was just amazing. The owner actually bakes the bread herself...More

Thank Renee B
mylilraynedrop, Owner at Chess Club Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 30 June 2017

Renee we are so glad you enjoyed out place and thanks gor the great review. Hope to see you again sometime!

Reviewed 16 June 2017

This is a great small restaurant in a converted house. The food was excellent with service to match. Three of our party had one of the lunch specials- meatloaf. All three said it was the best meatloaf they had ever eaten. I had another lunch...More

Thank Robert A
mylilraynedrop, Owner at Chess Club Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 30 June 2017

Thanks Robert for taking time to write such kind words. We appreciate your support!

Reviewed 25 May 2017

great little small restaurant open for brunch and lunch most days. The chef always has a fabulous special but everything else is really good.

Thank Libster4444
mylilraynedrop, Owner at Chess Club Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 30 June 2017

We always appreciate kind words! Thank you so much!

Reviewed 5 May 2017

I visited for lunch with two friends. We arrived about 11:30 and the main parking lot was full. We were lucky to find a spot in front along the highway. Upon entering the restaurant I felt like I was transported back to my grandmother's farm...More

Thank Jerry S
mylilraynedrop, Owner at Chess Club Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 30 June 2017

Jerry, thanks for your support!

Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

This is a great place for sandwiches and salads!! The food is fresh ! The service is usually good . The prices are very reasonable for the food!

Thank Liz A
mylilraynedrop, Owner at Chess Club Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 30 June 2017

Thanks Liz for leaving a great review!

Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

Food was really good. They stop serving breakfast at 11:30 I think. We got their at 10:50 I think and they put out order in as soon as she got it . It was on a Sunday morning and was super busy we got it...More

Thank Sierra K
mylilraynedrop, Owner at Chess Club Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 30 June 2017

Thanks Sierra for the support!

Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

We rode our motorcycle here on a perfect day. Called ahead to see if we needed reservations and the lady recommended we do so . We booked for 12.30 and arrived 15 mins early.....glad we did as this is a very popular place. We sat...More

Thank Phil C
mylilraynedrop, Owner at Chess Club Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 30 June 2017

We are so glad you enjoyed your meal. Thank you so much for your kind words.

Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

We stopped here on our way to Fredericksburg on a whim...great decision! Small and quaint, very simple setting. Ate lunch and truly enjoyed the sandwiches. Great Rueben and chicken salad sandwiches. Bread was excellent! Don't leave without a sticky bun for dessert. Service was very...More

1  Thank Schmeltj
mylilraynedrop, Owner at Chess Club Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2017

Thank you so much! And I will pass this along to Tucker as well.

Reviewed 2 April 2017

This place is AWESOME! Was disappointed they didn't serve breakfast all day, but the most delicious sandwich ever totally made up for it! The homemade bread was everything. Amazing chicken fried steak and mashed potatoes as well. Big servings. Really wish they were open for...More

Thank MBGGE
mylilraynedrop, Owner at Chess Club Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2017

Thank you so much for your excellent review. We appreciate your support.

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Can you give me a call at the restaurant 840-833-4930 so I can get some more details? Ask for Emily.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 14:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 14:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 14:00
Thursday
08:00 - 14:00
Friday
08:00 - 14:00
Saturday
08:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1020 S US Highway 281, Blanco, TX 78606-5820
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Blanco
  • Phone Number: +1 830-833-4930
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Description
Their phone number is (830) 833 - 4930. They're listed on Super Pages and have been open for about a month.
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