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Busy Bee Incorporated

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American, Diner
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2417 S Gordon St, Alvin, TX 77511-4717
+1 281-331-2298
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Went here for breakfast and it was delicious 😀 Good ol country cookin! Cinnamon roll was delicious and huge!!

Thank cristawalker1
Rosharon, Texas
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Standard Southern Cooking done well. (My "go to" is the Chicken Fried Steak) Very nice vegetable sides selections. Friendly staff. Tasty Pies. Bottomless SWEET TEA and coffee. ONLY place in town with an indoor separate smoker's room.

Thank LauraMaeB
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39 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Service is below quality. We weren't greeted, just told that we could have a seat. The waitress was borderline rude and never smiled. She was a bit pushy. In a thirty minute timeframe, she came by the table one time. The food is nothing to brag about. The roast beef is juicy but not as tender as expected. It's also... More 

Thank RahRah23
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34 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2016 via mobile

Just a quiet little diner style restaurant. Country style food, large portions. Can't go wrong here. Had Christmas Dinner here and was very happy. If your in the area, give it a try.

Thank Charles D
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65 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2016 via mobile

Actually disappointed. We used to eat here all the time and the food and service was amazing in the past... This time we were never greeted when we came in. Once acknowledged and seated, the waitress came by and took our drink order but took forever to come back... She seemed irritable and not personable. The food was just ok... More 

Thank PattieNeh
Friendswood, Texas
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2015

I started going here, as a smoker, because it has a designated smoking section that is isolated from non-smokers. It is the only restaurant that I know of in Alvin, where you can smoke at your table. I quit smoking since my first visits, but continue to go here to support the venue as a restaurant that one has a... More 

Thank Ron W
Alvin, Texas
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2015

I thought I would compare Kelly's breakfast the other day and I gotta tell ya, the Bee wins hands down!

1 Thank Mike G
Alvin, Texas
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23 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2015

Good old fashioned cooking, open late, or maybe 24 hr.'s,good breakfast,lunch, & dinner, good service, good food, good place

Alvin, Texas
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2015 via mobile

Breakfast is always good here it is the wait staff you want to stay away from. One morning the waitress was pouring coffee in my cup and I ended up with coffee on me.

Thank Shannon H
Magnolia, Texas
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243 reviews
134 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2015 via mobile

This location needs a severe update , both in decor & on the menu. I believe the grease in the air that hits you like a ton of bricks dates back a couple of decades! For shame, for shame!

1 Thank GPZachary

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2417 S Gordon St, Alvin, TX 77511-4717
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Alvin
  • Phone Number: +1 281-331-2298

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