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Ellen's Cafe

307 Gentry St, Spring, TX 77373-8451
+1 281-353-9229
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
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“lunch” (19 reviews)
“quiche” (9 reviews)
“soups” (10 reviews)
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Steakhouse, American, Cajun & Creole, Cafe, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
307 Gentry St, Spring, TX 77373-8451
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First time we’ve ever eaten here. Overall the food looked amazing when it first came out. But then we cut open my mom’s burger and it was practically raw. We sent it back, and they brought back the exact same burger (plate and all). All...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank RyanC700
Jessica L, Owner at Ellen's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Good morning. Your experience is regrettable as we strive to make each guest feel at home and wanting to return. Respectfully I would like to reply about our interaction at the table. The burger sent back was not microwaved to bring it up to temperature....More

Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

My husband took me here for my birthday. It was wonderful. Comfy, quiet, great food, friendly staff and chef. Will go back! If you're in the area, don't pass this gem by!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Tammy S
Reviewed August 31, 2018

We had a wonderful satisfying lunch here. I tried the Lobster Bisque, with the favorite Chicken salad on Croissant. My son had the Akaushi beef, heart healthy burger (Texas beef) and husband ordered the Quiche which they both said were very good. We could not...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Patti B
Reviewed August 20, 2018

their sandwiches are delicious and their bread sticks variety and flavor!!!!! We love this restaurant when we go to Old town Spring

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Hilda D
Reviewed August 10, 2018 via mobile

A group of 5 of us ate at Ellen’s. Everyone got something different, and no one liked their food. The meals that were supposed to be hot were barely warm. We thought about ordering dessert, but were afraid that the desserts might be as bad...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank FeliciaSta
Reviewed November 24, 2017

This quaint and cozy café in Old Spring had a bright and cheery interior and playful, patient, and attentive wait staff. A server led us to a clean, small table for four deep inside the restaurant. The in-house menu had many tempting soups, salads, and...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank mainemountainbear
Reviewed November 18, 2017 via mobile

I went there with my wife and we had some coffee and a fantastic blackberry cobbler. It was delicious 😋

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank 296sebastianq
Reviewed August 13, 2017 via mobile

My husband and I spent on night in Spring and happily found Ellen's Cafe for dinner. The Frikadella was excellent served with light and airy spatzel all covered with a delicious gravy. The beef stroganoff was equally delicious. The restaurant had a welcoming, unpretentious atmosphere...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank karenbbird
Reviewed August 10, 2017 via mobile

Based on TA reviews, I picked up some dinner to go. The Crab Cake appetizer was good but a little pricey for 1 crab cake. The Potato Leek soup was ok. Tasted like cream of chicken soup with leeks.

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank TravelIntl
Reviewed July 24, 2017

My wife and I went there on 7-24-2017 for lunch and we shared a chicken salad sandwich and beef vegetable soup with a slice of carrot cake and tea. The chicken salad was chunky, fresh and had all the ingredients that make it wonderful. The...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank SlowPoke1960
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$30
Breakfast, Lunch, Drinks, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
7:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
7:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
7:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
7:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
7:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
7:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 307 Gentry St, Spring, TX 77373-8451
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Spring
  • Phone Number: +1 281-353-9229
Nestled in a quaint village of historical homes galleries, museums and more than 150 stores and boutiques is the perfect place to enjoy a wonderful handcrafted meal of sandwiches, soups, quiche, great salads, gourmet HeartBrand Akaushi Beef Hamburgers, steaks, seafood, pasta, regional specialties & delicious ice cream, desserts, & fudge. Now serving Lunch 10:00 am-3:00 pm Monday, 10:30 am-4:00 pm Tuesday-Sunday, Breakfast Tuesday-Sunday 7:30 am- 10:30 am and Dinner Tuesday-Sunday 5 pm-9:00 pm. Then take a stroll to shop and browse our village and enjoy the day and evening. Fun for the entire family. Chef owned and operated. Make yourself at home at Ellen's Cafe.
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