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K & Js Whistle Stop - CLOSED

1122 W Panola St, Carthage, TX 75633-2342
+1 903-694-9744
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
10 May 2016
“I eat here to Much”
8 Apr 2016
“Chicken Fried Steak Every Day”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1122 W Panola St, Carthage, TX 75633-2342
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1 - 10 of 17 reviews

Reviewed 10 May 2016

I work in Carthage and the Buffett is always Fresh. I do recommend there Bacon Cheeseburger on a Sourdough Bun.

Thank Corey O
Reviewed 8 April 2016

I love good chicken fried steak and they have it, no gristle or fat and nice batter. It's what I would consider to be a working man's buffet with the steak and one other choice of meat each day, vegetables, salad bar, dessert, fruit and...More

Thank Audrey B
Reviewed 1 April 2016 via mobile

The place at this address is now called the Circle M Cafe. The Whistle Stop is now out on the loop. We had an excellent dinner here at the cafe. Chicken fried steak was great! Hard to find but well worth it.

Thank LeAnne L
Reviewed 5 January 2016 via mobile

The Whistlestop is attached to a truck stop on the edge of town and the atmosphere is nothing to brag about, but the waitstaff were attentive and courteous and the food was outstanding! It's a shame they aren't located in a quaint little location closer...More

Thank MeMesNightOut
Reviewed 24 December 2015 via mobile

If you like country cooking like your mom or grandma makes, this is the place to eat. The food and service is top notch. Great customer service. Everyone willing to ensure your dining experience is outstanding. I love this place.

Thank Popeye2007
Reviewed 4 December 2015

The buffet (and I am not a big buffet lover), the food, the value and the service are all outstanding. REALLY good chicken fried steak! We will be back soon. For the price it is definitely one of the best meals we have had -...More

Thank marydeedee
Reviewed 29 September 2015

They have the best homemade potato chips!! There is a variety of food for everyone. People are friendly for sure! The only bad part is they are not open sat and sun.

3  Thank DonnaCarthage_Tx_
Reviewed 24 September 2015 via mobile

We had lunch with our aunt & uncle from Carthage and they told us the Chicken Fried Steak was the best we would ever eat. They were so right! Everything on the buffet was home cooked. We enjoyed the steak, mashed potatoes & gravy, turnip...More

3  Thank jandlcryer
Reviewed 2 September 2015

They have a menu and a daily buffet. Good prices and you will always be full when you leave. Their chicken fried steak is amazing. I would say this is the best restaurant in Carthage!

2  Thank Dually222
Reviewed 13 August 2015

The service is help your self at the buffe. Well on Friday nights they have fried catfish , fried shrimp, hush puppies and french fries. The fish and the shrimp are very good and it is all you can eat and very reasonably priced. The...More

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Restaurant Details

Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1122 W Panola St, Carthage, TX 75633-2342
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Carthage
  • Phone Number: +1 903-694-9744
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