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Grand Central Cafe

1010 King Ct, Kingsland, Kingsland, TX 78639-5252
+1 325-388-6022
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (6 reviews)
“omelet” (13 reviews)
“pancakes” (11 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Grill, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1010 King Ct, Kingsland, Kingsland, TX 78639-5252
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I've mainly gone for breakfast and a mimosa and never been disappointed yet. Has some historical interest in relation to the infamous Texas Chainsaw Massacre. If you are going on Sunday, try to beat the church crowd or there will be a bit of a...More

Thank JBenziger
Jennifer W, Marketing Manager at Grand Central Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for your review! We're so glad to hear you visit us regularly, and enjoy the breakfast. And yes, you are correct. Sundays are our busiest day of the week, and before 10 or 11 am is usually the best time to stop in...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

First of all there's nothing really wrong with the food, unless mind your burger being over cooked. Everyone at our table ordered medium rare. All burgers came out overcooked, gray in the middle. They tasted average and after waiting almost two hours for them I...More

Thank mikel68
Jennifer W, Marketing Manager at Grand Central Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

We're sorry to hear you experienced such a long wait for your burgers, and that they weren't to your satisfaction. Sunday is the busiest day of the week for us, so we recommend a visit during the weekdays until we can better modify our cooking...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great food and service. The menu has something for everyone. The fact Texas Chainsaw Massacre was filmed in the home is interesting. Friendly staff.

Thank ObedF
Jennifer W, Marketing Manager at Grand Central Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review! We're happy to hear you enjoyed our restaurant. We pride ourselves on delivering excellent food and service to all our guests. We hope you'll visit us again soon.

Reviewed May 12, 2018 via mobile

Everything we have eaten hear is delicious. I love the steak. The building is unique. Great staff friendly and helpful

Thank Dawn S
Jennifer W, Marketing Manager at Grand Central Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded May 13, 2018

Thanks, Dawn! We appreciate the kind words. We're always striving for great food and great service. Your words help reaffirm that We Serve the Best!

Reviewed May 11, 2018 via mobile

Grand Central Café is an excellent restaurant with a varied menu. We almost always take out-of-town visitors here for lunch or dinner. The new bar and patio which was added last year expands the restaurant nicely. When we go as a group, we always reserve...More

Thank Marilyn H
Jennifer W, Marketing Manager at Grand Central Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded May 12, 2018

Thank you, Marilyn! Such a kind review. We take a lot of pride in our menu offerings. It's expansive compared to most, especially with our chef specials, but we take good care of our patrons and cook each menu item just right. Our bar and...More

Reviewed April 28, 2018

Great breakfast food. Visited twice while staying at the Antlers Inn. Good service. Beautiful location. Would go back. Recommended.

Thank Julianna B
Jennifer W, Marketing Manager at Grand Central Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded May 5, 2018

Thanks, Julianna! We appreciate the kind words, and can't wait for you to come back!

Reviewed April 22, 2018 via mobile

We went for breakfast on Sunday at noon. Grand Central Cafe was extremely busy and there was a long wait. I would suggest planning ahead and going to breakfast closer to when Grand Central Cafe opens at 8:00 AM. The staff is courteous, friendly, knowledgeable...More

Thank Laurence S
Jennifer W, Marketing Manager at Grand Central Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded May 5, 2018

Thank You, Laurence! It's so great to hear you enjoyed your meal with us. We're definitely a local favorite, and the house's notoriety helps bring in travelers from near and far. Our coffee is the Costa Rican roast from Kingsland Coffee—just across the street from...More

Reviewed April 21, 2018

We had breakfast on Saturday while staying at The Antlers. The building is the Texas Chainsaw Massacre movie house which was moved to the property and converted to the restaurant and bar. Breakfast was reasonably priced. My omelette was delicious and huge! Hubs and I...More

Thank jayares2015
Reviewed April 18, 2018

My son wanted to come here on our recent visit to Texas. We drove out here from San Antonio (absolutely beautiful drive). This is the house from the original Texas Chainsaw Massacre. My son was happy to get a picture in front of the house...More

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Reviewed April 15, 2018 via mobile

As a local resident, this is our go to restaurant. The food is consistently good. Great atmosphere, and always great service. We have tried everything on the menu. Never had a bad experience. Even the chocolate cake is to die for. Dont know where we...More

Thank Linda B
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Jeff D
September 4, 2017|
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Response from Andrew G | Property representative |
We do offer complimentary WiFi, and from time to time have guests sit at our tables while working. You can choose from one of our dining rooms or the bar; however, we can't guarantee the noise levels would be conducive to... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$28
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1010 King Ct, Kingsland, Kingsland, TX 78639-5252
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Kingsland
  • Phone Number: +1 325-388-6022
  • E-mail
Located at The Antlers Inn, this Queen Anne-styled home turned restaurant, is a staple for the Hill Country of Texas. Southern fine dining served in the notorious house made famous by the original Texas Chainsaw Massacre film.
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