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Castroville Cafe

€€ - €€€American, Cafe,
309 Lafayette St, Castroville, TX 78009-4502
+1 830-538-2400
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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American, Cafe, Contemporary, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
309 Lafayette St, Castroville, TX 78009-4502
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Reviewed 29 October 2017

We always like to eat in local restaurants when we take road trips, so we tried this one. The grounds, patio, and interior of the place were all very scenic and relaxing. The food, however, was only average. We got The Alsatian, which is a...More

Thank capitollover
Reviewed 29 October 2017

This has been our new go to spot on our way to the Hondo Maize. Nice variety, Delicious food. decent price. And good service. sorry not a more elaborate review. And my daughter is vegetarian and she had a few options to choose

Thank Bruce P
Reviewed 25 October 2017

Based on the TripAdvisor rating (#1), we stopped at the Castroville Café for lunch. We were not disappointed at all. The outdoor patio is very nice with beautiful trees around. The restaurant is set in an old Alsation house with a nice outdoor covered porch...More

Thank Jose M
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

What a lovely spot for lunch on our road trip. Sat outside on a tree-shaded patio surrounded by Alsatian atmosphere. Lunch was divine. I had the loaded baked potato soup and my partner had a veggie trio of a garden salad, fresh and tasty coleslaw...More

Thank houstontravelingfool
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

My server was helpful and friendly. The parking is a bit challenging. The atmosphere is very pleasant. My coffee was excellent, the tortilla soup was tasty, my sandwich was a bit on the bland side (I had the egg salad), but filling. I will definately...More

Thank Atomicbart
Reviewed 28 August 2017

First time to Castroville and we picked the Cafe for lunch based on the Tripadvisor rating. We were not disappointed. Located in a beautiful old house with high ceilings. The food and service was excellent. Definitely will go back and try it for dinner sometime.

Thank DesolationRow395
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

This cafe was recommended to us and it was great. We were seated promptly (no reservations) and the server was efficient, friendly, prompt and helpful. My husband and split a caprese salad, a generous portion! And then we ordered an entree dinner salad (it was...More

Thank TheaMF
Reviewed 10 August 2017

I came here for lunch and was disappointed. The quiche was tough and heavy. However, I have been here several times for dinner and everyone enjoyed their meals. The bread is wonderful and the fettuccini Alfredo is the best I've ever had! Flavorfull and creamy...More

Thank AlamoAnny
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

We were traveling home from Leakey looking for a new place to eat. This was #1 in TripAdvisor so we decided to check it out. I had the pot roast with green beans and mashed potatoes my husband had the steak and eggs. Everything was...More

Thank djackson16
Reviewed 5 August 2017

This cafe is a delight! Very busy for weekday lunches, the menu is varied, lemonade is homemade, portions are generous! We loved the photos on the wall. No room for dessert but they were homemade as well.

Thank Mhovious
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8 September 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Castroville C | Property representative |
We do indeed still have our Castroville Salad made with our Vermont Maple Syrup Dressing!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$19
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 309 Lafayette St, Castroville, TX 78009-4502
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Castroville
  • Phone Number: +1 830-538-2400
  • E-mail
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