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Cafe Eccell

4401 South Texas Ave, College Station, TX 77840-1215
+1 979-599-7929
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (12 reviews)
“strawberry tart” (32 reviews)
“tarts” (11 reviews)
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American, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
4401 South Texas Ave, College Station, TX 77840-1215
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A return after 20 years found them going well in new location, expanded menu that was very good. Service very good. Shrimp Caesar was excellent and able to order two sizes. Greek salad was great. Snapper dish went over well. Very good beer and wine...More

Thank ESMotteram
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It had been about 15 years since we had been here. The last time, the business was at its old location. We went there for dinner with our two boys after a basketball game. At first the service was a little slow. Actually considered leaving...More

1  Thank B26Marauder
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I still mourn the demise of the original location, but having been several times lately to the new place, I think the food is getting better there. Recently I had the tuna dish - kind of a salad, but the tuna has a siracha sauce...More

Thank Dianne95
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Some of the best dessert in town. Great service. Never been overcrowded when I’ve been. Wonderful place to take a date.

Thank crash-holster1
Reviewed 6 December 2017

Good food served by very capable staff and friendly, noisy and not conducive to long quiet evening. OK for quick lunch.

Thank Ward W
Reviewed 17 November 2017

I've eaten here a few times when on business in College Station and I have always found it to offer good food and excellent service, and luckily I now know to wrap up warm as the restaurant is as cold as a walk-in fridge. This...More

Thank PigeonBlue
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed meeting friends at this go to restaurant. Everyone tried a different entree and were very pleased. Most servers are students and love to converse when serving. In fact, we went back the next night it was so good. Their dessert tarts are an...More

Thank jcpat3
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

We love this place! Cafe Eccell offers great food (pizza and soup is our favorite), good atmosphere (the old location was our favorite but still super nice) and a good staff make it a great dining spot.

Thank CBArnold
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

New location and new menu, but still good food. Nice options for a variety of pallets. Love their weekend brunch

Thank MF S
Reviewed 6 October 2017

My last review of this restaurant was Very, Very Good because it was. This dining experience review is titled Very, Very Bad because it was. A lack of consistency appears to be a common problem in Bryan / College Station outside of the mass pre-prepared...More

1  Thank H0nestAbe_16
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Questions & Answers
9 November 2016|
Response from Diane B | Reviewed this property |
Yes they will be from 11-10. Game in town!!
James A
8 September 2016|
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Response from lsp8401 | Reviewed this property |
No one in my group had steak. We just had very poor service and mediocre food.
Glenn G
17 February 2015|
Response from dctravel | Reviewed this property |
While I have never had the dressing of which you speak, your best chance of getting if from Cafe Eccell is to contact them directly either by phone or email. The posting guidelines prohibit me from posting their web address... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4401 South Texas Ave, College Station, TX 77840-1215
    (Wellborn Rd.)
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  College Station
  • Phone Number: +1 979-599-7929
  • E-mail
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