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1219 S 1st St, Temple, TX 76504-5786
+1 254-778-9954
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
American, Diner
1219 S 1st St, Temple, TX 76504-5786
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Reviewed April 19, 2018 via mobile

Here’s the place to go if you want authentic Texas grease-burgers. Juicy and flavorful. The beer signs and plastic ketchup bottles are a nice touch. No fancy-schmancy designer burgers with tofu or fried eggs here. Only real beef. And real people. This place would be...More

Thank ClardyParty
Reviewed March 17, 2018

Love old Jody's, go there every week. Great old fashioned hamburger and home made french fries, the best ever.

Thank Pauline M
Reviewed March 1, 2018

This happens to be my dad's favorite place to eat, we have to take him there at least once a week. Their food is always fresh and leaves me stuffed but wanting more! their beer on tap is always cold. and they have the best...More

Thank Chali Z
Reviewed February 17, 2018 via mobile

I have been going to this place since the mid 70's. Truth be told, it's always been kind of hit or miss... sometimes the food is great, sometimes not. Sometimes the service is great sometimes not. Tonight the place we were seated at was absolutely...More

2  Thank jfgjr1971
Reviewed February 9, 2018

Great place to get an old fashioned juicy hamburger. A little pricey but worth the money for sure!!!!

Thank Melissagene26
Reviewed January 10, 2018 via mobile

I had a simple hamburger steak and it was so flavorful. The taste of the food is what sets Jody's apart from the rest. They don't accept credit or debit cards, so be sure to bring cash. There is an ATM if you forget. The...More

Thank Debbie K
Reviewed December 7, 2017

"Old" Jody's Restaurant is a unique place. Parking was a little tight, as it is a very popular place, but I found extra parking in back. Wide variety of diners included construction workers stopping for a beer on the way home, motorcycle tourists, sports fans,...More

Thank texasrepublichistory
Reviewed November 9, 2017 via mobile

We travel a lot. They still have the best chicken fried steak we have ever had. Other items like catfish and burgers and hometown friendly service make this an affair for friends and family.

Thank TheTravelTruth
Reviewed November 4, 2017

We wanted to go to Old Jody's for some time but the first time we went there was a sign on the door stating that they only took Cash and Checks. Well we don't carry cash since we charge everything for Air Miles. So the...More

Thank Don312
Reviewed November 3, 2017 via mobile

No pretensions to ‘fine dining’, just a nice place to get good food. I was skeptical of my fried catfish when I got it - looked burned. But turned out to be delicious! The wife says her chicken fried chicken was the best she’s had...More

Thank Packratdc3
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1219 S 1st St, Temple, TX 76504-5786
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Temple
  • Phone Number: +1 254-778-9954
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