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Sarah's On The Square

115 W California St, Gainesville, TX 76240-3903
+1 940-612-4782
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“salad” (16 reviews)
“quiche” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
115 W California St, Gainesville, TX 76240-3903
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1 - 10 of 113 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are tired of the same chain restaurants in town, this is a great place for lunch. Chicken salad sandwich is very good, chips are made fresh in house. I have eaten here several times, food is always good quality, service can be spotty....More

Thank Julie S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Maybe it was just a busy day, but the speed of service was not that good. We waited about 5 minutes before the waitress brought us our water. Then it was another ten before she came back to take our order. The orders finally arrived...More

Thank sarahgK1771WS
Reviewed 9 September 2017

This is a local favorite. Owned and operated by local resident. Great food. Love the decor. Wonderful place to meet a friend for lunch or dinner. Great chicken spaghetti and wonderful salads with homemade dressings.

1  Thank Stephanie L
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

Went in with 2 twin granddaughters. Food was truly excellent, and server Melissa was very patient with the kids. Even kids meals were made fresh. Will return next time we pass through.

1  Thank Delaneyr R
Reviewed 27 August 2017

Very nice location. Very quaint decorations. Very homey feel. Like you are at grandma's house. Food was above average. Some unusual items. Service was a little slower than I expected and it was not real busy.

1  Thank Sue H
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Hi I went here a couple of months ago and was so delighted with service and food. So yesterday I recommended it to my friend yesterday before we went to Winstar. I walked in and was told by a waitress to find a seat. I...More

1  Thank Cjupshaw
Reviewed 16 August 2017

No. 1 in atmosphere, pretty good with food. Service and smiles nice. Peanut butter pie to die for. Every visit has included a "howdy-do" from owner Donna. Very nice.

Thank FineDina
Reviewed 1 August 2017

Sarah's is on the corner of the town square, formerly a saloon and brothel in the olde days, now a delightful diner and upstairs B&B. Quaint, friendly, & homemade fare. We enjoyed grilled pimento cheese on sourdough, and the banana pudding. Only 15 minutes from...More

1  Thank Paul S
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

We were given a Parker House top roll that looked nice but was very dry. I started Corn and Crab Chowder which had no flavor...lots of bits of stuff in the soup but I need to add a lot of salt and pepper. Husband had...More

1  Thank Melanie H
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Charming local restaurant on the square downtown. Stopped in for lunch and we were glad we did! Food was great and at a good value! I had chicken spaghetti that came with this awesome salad and my husband had a burger with homemade chips. Neither...More

1  Thank leiismimi
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 115 W California St, Gainesville, TX 76240-3903
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Gainesville
  • Phone Number: +1 940-612-4782
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