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226 SW Big Bend Trl, Glen Rose, TX 76043-4707
254-897-3841
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06:00 - 22:00
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Wylie, Texas
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19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

My wife and I have visited this restaurant several times. We like to go to Fossil Rim park and generally make it a two day trip. The only complaint I have is the amount of food is more than I can eat. But, this time I noted a "senior menu" with smaller portions and a lower price. I found that... More 

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Canon City
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26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I liked the fact that this restaurant had the smoking and non-smoking sections separated. We were a little early for lunch but were able to order breakfast and lunch items. The restaurant has very little atmosphere but it's comfortable. The service was good and our server was very attentive and friendly. The food was average nothing to rave about. They... More 

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Thank Carol J
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Staff was great, manager even stopped by and checked on all of the tables. Food was AWESOME!!!! My fiancé had Chicken fried steak, my oldest son had enchiladas, and me and my youngest son had breakfast. All of it was cooked perfectly and tasted SOOOOO good!!!! We will definitely be stopping there again!!

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Thank Christy C
Lubbock, Texas, United States
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I liked the atmosphere. It was almost like a local Lake restaurant. It had a pretty good view. The food was okay but I wouldn't say great. Their shirts said they had huge biscuits and they were not that big in my opinion they're just regular size biscuits and being called the giant cup you would think they would have... More 

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Thank Robin O
McKinney, Texas
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a super yummy breakfast spot on our quick visit to Glen Rose. However---service (though friendly), was extremely slow. I would definitely go back because our breakfast was great, but I would allow more time and bring in some toys for the kids!

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Thank happy00000
Houston, Texas
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46 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My daughter and I went here to eat on the way back from dinosaur Valley State Park. I do agree with another poster, the place does look like a bar. We almost went somewhere else because of this. I'm glad we didn't. The food was very good and inexpensive. We both had the breakfast skillet. The service started out kind... More 

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South Fallsburg, New York
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184 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

Drove by this restaurant a couple of times before we stopped because we thought it was just a bar. Someone at the campground we were staying at said that the food was very good and they were correct. It was not expensive, the food was fresh and tasted very good. All in all I would go back.

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Thank Lou S
Houston, Texas
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2017

We went over New Year's Weekend and since Glen Rose is a small town, most of the restaurants were closed! Boo. So I actually ate at this restaurant twice. The restaurant is home style food. I had the huevos rancheros and it was delicious and so was the hamburger quesadilla.

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Thank BucketListTrav
Austin, TX
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151 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

The staff is pleasant and it was nice to order breakfast in the evening. The eggs could have been warmer, but the bacon and hashbrowns were fine. Unfortunately, the giant biscuit wasn't all that great. The texture was off and the center wasn't done.

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Thank 2cool4theroom
Lorena, TX
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115 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

I stopped in for lunch while in town for a basketball tournament. The chicken fried steak was really good. It was definitely hand breaded, and NOT a frozen patty. It can with mashed potatoes and green beans. I ordered a piece of carrot cake to go that was $4.95. For that price I expected a pretty good size piece of... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Cheap Eats, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 22:00
Monday
06:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 22:00
Thursday
06:00 - 22:00
Friday
06:00 - 22:00
Saturday
06:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 226 SW Big Bend Trl, Glen Rose, TX 76043-4707
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Glen Rose
  • Phone Number: 254-897-3841

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?