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Ballard Street Cafe & Grill

112 N Ballard Ave, Wylie, TX 75098-4467
+1 972-442-0453
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Cafe, Diner
112 N Ballard Ave, Wylie, TX 75098-4467
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I work untraditional schedules and love being able to come here around noon (or later) and get breakfast! Super inexpensive for good sized portions. This is a no-frills, down-home cafe where the service is friendly and the food is consistently great.

Thank Lacey L
Reviewed 7 January 2018

this small restaurant is an excellent example of home cooked food. Excellent breakfast food. This is a place for home cooked small environment space.

Thank Shayne P
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

Very quick and friendly service. The food is yummy and reasonable. We have been going for years. I highly recommend this place. Great breakfast!!

Thank Amy W
Reviewed 6 December 2017

We grabbed brunch at Ballard Street Cafe while out shopping in the area. The food was very good, and the friendly staff gave the place the feel of an old fashioned type diner.

Thank UINiner
Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

We eat at Ballard Street at least once a month. The food is down home cooking with breakfast served all day. Our favorites include fried catfish, chicken fried steak (in 2 sizes), BLT, veggie plate and pancakes.

Thank Stephanie g
Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

We stopped here in our way to a football game and it was like we stepped back in time. The restaurant was packed full but everyone was being served in a timely manner. All of our food tasted like it was cooked by our grandmother’s....More

Thank Randy W
Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

Very busy restaurant which tells me they are good. Short wait time for a table. Server was quick to get drink orders and return to get food orders. Food came out in reasonable time even though they were packed with diners. Food was great! Atmosphere...More

Reviewed 10 November 2017

Local restaurant on Ballard St. This restaurant has been in business for many years and is the place to go for lunch during the week, breakfast on the weekend and dinner any time. It has tables and booths for seating and a small area that...More

Thank drsintx D
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

If you enjoy a relaxed environment while eating home style cooking-this is your place!! Breakfast and dinner is my favorite meals.

Thank Danette M
Reviewed 4 September 2017

If you like Texas favorites like huge chicken fried steak, mashed potatoes w gravy and vegetables, or a great breakfast of eggs any way with bacon, sausage, pancakes, biscuits with gravy. BSC specializes in well-made comfort food. A great family place with something for everyone....More

Thank joneskinetics
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Cafe, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 112 N Ballard Ave, Wylie, TX 75098-4467
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Wylie
  • Phone Number: +1 972-442-0453
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