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Athens Cafe

607 E Tyler St Ste 106, Athens, TX 75751-2000
+1 903-675-5504
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good44%
  • Average17%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible2%
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“meatloaf” (2 reviews)
“fries” (2 reviews)
“american food” (2 reviews)
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American, Mexican
607 E Tyler St Ste 106, Athens, TX 75751-2000
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We eat here a few times a year and have always been pleased. Nice place to drop in and chat and good food too... Enjoy a meal here and dress casual.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank hellenkillerproject
Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

Thought we might try breakfast but decided to go with some other food. I had the chicken fajitas. Half the meat was tender and the other half tough. My husband ordered hamburger steak and asked for it to be well done and the cooked it...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank dorothyl363
Reviewed 27 February 2018

In Athens, TX, the proud birthplace of both the hamburger and the black-eyed pea, there's a great way to put both of those things together at the table. And I've found that place! The Athens Cafe has these and more. I ordered the homeburger (a...More

Date of visit: February 2018
1  Thank The_Case
Reviewed 17 July 2017

Been going to the Athens Cafe for years. Mostly do breakfast but they are good any time of day. Mexican owned but the menu is American food forward. Consistently good food and good service, and the prices are reasonable. Another good old small town Cafe.

Date of visit: July 2017
1  Thank Fred W
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Our service was very good. We ordered and the food came quick. There was only a few other tables. Very slow for a Friday evening. Food was average, nothing fancy.

Date of visit: July 2017
1  Thank MYork9216
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Cheeseburger and chicken friend steak were good to average. Not bad, just nothing special. I've been wowed by small town diners before and I was hoping to be wowed again.......I wasn't. If I lived here I'd eat here again, but probably won't make it back...More

Date of visit: July 2017
2  Thank TTabo
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

This place was once a local favorite but it's gone way downhill. The food is quite mediocre and the staff is somewhat surly. I've heard its still good at breakfast though but I've never tried it then.

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank pdmaddock
Reviewed 3 May 2017

You can always find the best local foods by talking with the locals, and while staying at the Best Western, when I approached a group of employees regarding who had the best breakfast in town, and it was a unanimous recommendation of the hometown Athens...More

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank Christopher C
Reviewed 3 April 2017

First time here on Sunday about 10am. We chose the buffet and was very pleased with what was offered. Eggs cooked to order, crispy bacon, sausage pattys and links, waffles and pancakes, and a few other items. The grits were really nice and creamy, no...More

Date of visit: April 2017
1  Thank JandZmom
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

Went there on a Friday night, but wasn't at all crowded. Restaurant interior could use a makeover. Was dated and rundown. Food was good. Service was maybe a 3 out of 5. Were seated quick as well as served fast. But had to wait a...More

Date of visit: January 2017
1  Thank DayTrip656617
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 607 E Tyler St Ste 106, Athens, TX 75751-2000
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Athens
  • Phone Number: +1 903-675-5504
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