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Ells Place

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4205 E Fm 4, Cleburne, TX 76031-8516
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Cleburne, Texas
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Diner food in the middle of nowhere! Great burgers, all you can eat catfish on Friday nights. Friendly service but not the fastest. The crossroads says Sand Flat so maybe there was once a little town there?

Thank someoneintx
Cleburne, Texas
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22 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Burgers are made by hand no frozen meat. Cool location out in the country. On a nice day one can dine outside. Friendly staff.

Thank Danny D
Grandview, Texas
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19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Consistently great food, served in a comfortable hometown atmosphere. This is real small town diner food, but always done well. One of the best hamburgers you will ever eat!

1 Thank rchkyote
Kansas City, Missouri
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16 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 8 June 2016 via mobile

Great home cooking and friendly service! My Dad who is 88 and a vegetarian regularly gets to go orders from Ells Place and they make him yummy potato, egg, cheese and vegetable breakfast tacos! And they also make the best grilled cheeses!

Thank carrothunter68
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12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 November 2015 via mobile

Ordered to go hamburgers. Good quality meat. Will stop in again I hear their chicken fried steak is good also.

Thank Barry G
Cleburne, Texas
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28 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2015

Ell's is one of those "gems" you always hope to find. They serve home cooked food that tastes like someone took a lot of care to prepare. Hamburgers to die for... delicious French fries ... pork chops fried just right served with green beans seasoned perfectly. Service is exceptional and very fast. Try it for breakfast too!!

1 Thank alittlehorse
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 9 July 2015

I've eaten at Ells since it was the size of a snow cone shack. You cant beat their hamburgers. The Gene Autry is my favorite. My husband likes the Matt Dillon. Tater tots over fries.

Thank Toni B
Burleson, Texas
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179 reviews
163 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 July 2015 via mobile

Meet little spot out in the country. My wife and I ordered the regular Hamburger. The Hamburger was very good, but we have had better. The service was was very friendly and quick. I had Fries and my wife had Onion Rings. They both appeared to be frozen items. This is not a place I would drive another 25 miles... More 

1 Thank BigO857
Cleburne, Texas
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 30 June 2015 via mobile

This restaurant is very good the food is amazing and the people are nice the atmosphere makes you feel like your home.

1 Thank ashleebubp
Texas Heart of
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88 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 June 2015

I have been here several times and the food has always been hot and delicious. Never had a bad meal and the wait staff is very friendly and willing to please.

Thank LoneStarRuby

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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 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4205 E Fm 4, Cleburne, TX 76031-8516
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Cleburne

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