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Ranch Hand Cafe

) #1 of 41 Restaurants in Cleveland €€ - €€€ American
24626 Highway 321, Cleveland, TX 77327-9427
+1 281-592-2545
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
5 days ago
“Great Home Cooking”
4 weeks ago
“Go Hungry, leave very full with leftovers!”
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24626 Highway 321, Cleveland, TX 77327-9427
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Reviewed 5 days ago

If you live in the area, you probably eaten here before. Home-cooked meals at their best. If you're traveling on US 59 through Cleveland Texas, this is a must. From the giant chicken fried steak to the more than abundant banana pudding and all the...More

Thank johnh8
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In season fried green tomatoes are the best. Had several items from the menu and all were good. They are known for chicken fried steak but I have not tried it yet. Huge portions so always order the small. The décor is cluttered and it...More

Thank Deb W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good, fresh, home-style meals at reasonable prices. It looks like a little shack but the food is really good. We had the onion rings for an appetizer and they are huge! Then ordered the "small" chicken fried steak. There was nothing small about it. There...More

Thank Linda L
Reviewed 10 April 2017

This is good home cooked, hand-battered chicken fried steak, chicken fried chicken, chicken tenders and onion rings and anything else they fry!! Excellent steaks and baked potatoes. I've never had anything that was not good!! Even fried fish!!!

Thank cspurlock299
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Monte Christo sandwich, chicken fried steak, huge burgers....it's all good and all the portions are huge. Don't let the outside fool you, it's homemade food and a whole lot of it.

Thank Skye A
Reviewed 29 March 2017

The place was packed, which was a good sign, and we were told there would be a twenty minute wait. That was fine with us. Our wait turned out to be an hour. Still fine as they were very busy. My husband's chicken fried steak...More

Thank bglilley
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Friend took us for dinner. Had the deep fried shrimp. It was amazing. Restaurant batters everything themselves. Must try the onion rings and be sure to order the green beans. Best I've ever had in a restaurant. Family had catfish, hawaiin chicken and chicken fried...More

Thank angela c
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

The food is good and big portions served. The staff is very friendly. The building is not in the best shape, but the food makes up for it.

Thank wests2017
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Down home feel, great food and extremely large portions are at the heart of this restaurant. Cash has advantages and space is very limited, so come early!

Thank TexasSunshine_1960
Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

Real home country cooking. The staff is always right there. It's always packed- from coffee to main meal to desert, there is not one thing on Ranch Hands Menu, that you will not absolutely love.

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Do they have good salads?
12 March 2016|
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Response from ArchieIV | Reviewed this property |
I did not order a salad. Their dressings are homemade and very tastey. I had the ranch for dipping of our jalapeño bottle Caps.
Does this restaurant offer takeout or delivery?
13 October 2015|
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Response from susansA1783VE | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do and happy to do so.
Sheila L
What are their prices in general? Is there a good selection of items on their children's menu?
21 September 2015|
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Response from susansA1783VE | Reviewed this property |
As all restaurants they have their menu for children, your child will not be disappointed with their menu, and if your child would like something different I think they would make it for them unless they were extremely busy.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24626 Highway 321, Cleveland, TX 77327-9427
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Cleveland
  • Phone Number: +1 281-592-2545
  • E-mail