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Babe's Chicken Dinner House

1456 Belt Line Rd Ste 171, Garland, TX 75044-8223
+1 972-496-1041
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fried chicken” (101 reviews)
“biscuits” (80 reviews)
“ribs” (50 reviews)
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$$ - $$$
1456 Belt Line Rd Ste 171, Garland, TX 75044-8223
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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

When this place opened, they had one thing on the menu: fried chicken. Now they have hickory smoked chicken, ribs, catfish, pot roast and chicken fried steak. I have tried them all and while all selections are good, the fried chicken remains my favorite. It...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Met some friends for lunch at the Frisco location. We had fried and smoked chicken with all the sides. All the fresh veggies and potatoes you can eat! Smoked chicken was great but fried chicken had a bit too much batter. Nice young lady made...More

Thank Todd M
Reviewed 29 September 2016

Killer atmosphere. Laid back, country. Always has really great food. Family style sides. Cannot beat their chicken anywhere. Wait staff is always awesome and funny and take really good care of us. We eat here every chance we get.

Thank Wayne S
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Food always fresh and hot. Great fun with a group or on your own. Service fast and witnesses are always friendly. I am never disappointed.

Thank Marsha J
Reviewed 25 September 2016

I have always enjoyed this place but have noticed a less welcoming atmosphere the last couple of times we have been there. I took some co-workers there for lunch at their request. Food was good. Service not good. forgot part of order. Told a couple...More

Thank Sherri S
Reviewed 16 September 2016

We have a place similar in Nashville that is family style farm to table called Monell's but I had never been to a Babe's Chicken Dinner House before now. We had a large group during a business trip this past August. I had the roasted...More

Thank tenntravelguy
Reviewed 13 September 2016

This is the best home cooking you'll find anywhere except grandma's house! They have a terrific family atmosphere and a family attitude as well. The staff is friendly and welcoming. The kitchen is one of the cleanest I've ever seen. (yep, I got to see...More

Thank Travis M
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

We've been going to Babe's in Garland for over 15 years. The menu hasn't changed much and the food quality remains the same. Their fried chicken and chicken fried steak is the best I've ever had. I don't much fried food anymore, but fortunately their...More

Thank wdbird
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

We had such a wonderful time - the food was amazing, the waitress was even better - she was very friendly and kept our table in plenty of those wonderful sides & fresh cool ice tea! We loved this place so much I had to...More

Thank ReeReeHudson
Reviewed 12 September 2016

A Dallas standby for great fried chicken, chicken fried steaks, catfish and other entrees served with family bowl sized vegetables. Don't pass it up!

Thank Wesley C
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Hope B
How much is a basic plate there.
30 April 2017|
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Response from Raeann111 | Reviewed this property |
$13.99 (all sides included)
How much does it cost? If you order the starch veg. Plate. How much is that? Does the menu offer anything for someone not trying to have coranry artery disease?
25 March 2017|
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Response from wdbird | Reviewed this property |
I don't recall prices, but if you get the smoked chicken and avoid potatoes and biscuits, you can eat fairly healthy.
How much for a whole chocolate pie
17 February 2017|
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Response from Bill W | Reviewed this property |
Been to several Babe's locations. Never wanted dessert
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1456 Belt Line Rd Ste 171, Garland, TX 75044-8223
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Garland
  • Phone Number: +1 972-496-1041
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