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Hester's Cafe & Coffee Shop

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1714 S Alameda St, Corpus Christi, TX 78404-2931
+1 361-885-0558
07:00 - 15:00
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Mon - Sat 07:00 - 15:00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing!!!! Try everything on the menu, you wont be disappointed!!!!! I had the ricotta blueberry pancakes...yummy

Thank Angela H
San Antonio,, United States
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Can't say enough about Hester's !! Great breakfast, took some sandwiches to go and dessert. The blueberry lemon cheesecake was out of this world good !!! Customers were so friendly and staff was great!! One nice young girl started talking to us and she totally enjoyed her new job with Hester's . Bought some coffee beans for home. Wish we... More 

Thank debrag694
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9 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You can' t go wrong with any selection at Hester's. Tasty breakfast and lunch items. Everything fresh. Good coffee and outstanding breakfast and dessert pastries. Have eaten here many times and never been disappointed.

Thank Elizabeth J
Corpus Christi, Texas
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2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fresh, quality ingredients! Delicious breakfast and lunch. Small venue. Get there early as it gets crowded.

Thank Ross H
Corpus Christi, Texas
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Always a treat to have lunch at Hester's. It's unique location inside the Art Museum of Corpus Christi offers stunning views of over Corpus Christi Bay, Harbor Bridge, Texas State Aquarium and the USS Lexington. The food and service are superb. Don't leave without sampling the yummy desserts. I take my group of Road Scholars to Hesters each time they... More 

Thank Worldtraveler1608
Corpus Christi, Texas
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52 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I go to this restaurant frequently for lunch or for breakfast. Everything is fabulous. The people are super friendly and the service is fantastic. Their food is fresh. They make their bread. They make their bakery goods.

Thank Margaret C
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20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Recommended by a friend to us. Great breakfast and coffee. Cute atmosphere. Definitely would go again!!

Thank Michele S
Yoakum, Texas
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46 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Little up scale coffee/sandwich/dessert cafe. Traditional meals with updated twists. My Primo Ruben had corned beef but purple coleslaw. No complaints it was great! Spinach salad with no up charge instead of chips. Friendly staff, prompt food! I like this place.

Thank bootlegger77
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

We go fairly regularly because the food and coffee is great. They offer some tasty selections and good variety. Great coffee.

Thank Britany R
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

Every time I visit Corpus Christi I make sure to eat at Hesters. I ordered the turkey sandwich and the tortilla soup. It was delicious! Every time I eat here, I'm never disappointed.

Thank Cynthia C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Cafe, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1714 S Alameda St, Corpus Christi, TX 78404-2931
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Corpus Christi
  • Phone Number: +1 361-885-0558

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?