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Poor Richard's Cafe

2442 K Ave, Plano, TX 75074-5911
+1 972-423-1524
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Cafe, Diner
2442 K Ave, Plano, TX 75074-5911
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place caters to men. The waitresses chit and chat with all of the men but act put out to refill an ice tea for two ladies Ordered walnut pancakes. Got walnut waffles. Thank goodness everything in this place is delicious!

1  Thank Bgdg1962
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a nice breakfast here today. Good service. Seems to have a lot interesting menu items available for breakfast so I will be coming back. Today I had a tasty hollandaise omlette.

Thank DougGleaner
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Like everyone else says- best Benedict I've ever had (and its a go-to for me). There's something in the hollandaise that really makes the dish stand out, I just can't seem to place my finger on it. Service was quick and friendly. Prices are good....More

Thank btbolt
Reviewed 11 March 2017

A long wait but it is worth it. Lots of food, quick and friendly service and knowledgeable staff. The food is great and the portions are large. I have had several meals there and always leave with a box of left-overs for a snack later....More

Thank thomasaD8997VG
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Great mom and pop spot that is always busy, always a good sign! Don't let the line scare you, they turn the tables quickly

Thank ChefAmandaGallegos
Reviewed 2 February 2017

It is a typical 1980's style restaurant. Large menu selection. We are always looking for breakfast places that offer a big variety of choices and this place certainly fits the bill. The food is very good, and they are generous with their servings. The staff...More

Thank cuse_41
Reviewed 1 February 2017

We have been here several times and it is always a winner. The eggs benedict is delicious, as is the pot roast. The service is efficient and the prices are more than fair. You will not leave hungry!

Thank LedbetterLodge
Reviewed 29 January 2017

This was our first time at Poor Richard's despite having lived in Plano for a long time. My breakfast -- eggs benedict -- lived up to the hype. Huge portion for only $7.99 and it came with a large portion of home fires which were...More

Thank KDG_TX
Reviewed 4 January 2017

12/31/2016 My husband and I decided to try Poor Richard's for breakfast due to all the hype online reviews. It was located about 20 minutes from our hotel and in a strip center where there was an Aldi and a Thrift store. When we arrived...More

Thank bacrowe
Reviewed 21 December 2016

The breakfast menu is incredible and the prices are very reasonable. Everything tastes like you made it at home. Do not be scared off by a long line at the door because they seat you very quickly. The restaurant is very large and they can...More

Thank sakusters
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
American, Cafe, Diner
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
05:30 - 14:30
05:30 - 14:30
05:30 - 14:30
05:30 - 14:30
05:30 - 14:30
05:30 - 14:30
05:30 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2442 K Ave, Plano, TX 75074-5911
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Plano
  • Phone Number: +1 972-423-1524
  • E-mail