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Cleburne Cafeteria

3606 Bissonnet St, Houston, TX 77005-2120
+1 713-667-2386
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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3606 Bissonnet St, Houston, TX 77005-2120
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went today after church. Parking was very difficult. They do have complementary valet. We circled for about 10 minutes and were were waiting for a spot when another car cut around us and got our spot. Finally found parking and then waited about 20 minutes...More

Thank TTJFamily
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Bit of a time warp here - an old-timey southern cafeteria done too well to die. Been coming here for decades, third incarnation of the building after two devastating fires. Started by a Greek family. Pictures of them still on the walls, adding to homey...More

Thank marko18745
Reviewed 13 March 2018

My second lunch at this popular spot since they reopened. You get a lot of food, large portions, for your money at this upscale cafeteria. Service is friendly and the line moves quickly, it's a place friends of mine like a bit better than I...More

Thank jsthouston
Reviewed 11 March 2018

We came to a full parking lot and cars circling for a spot. We entered a nice looking foyer and got in line. They have a grill for special orders and lots of choices, including wines. The food was good and seating was ample. This...More

Thank slhokie
Reviewed 4 March 2018

I have been coming to Cleburne Cafeteria for the past 20 years. By far, my favorite cafeteria in town. Prior to the fire that shut the place down, Cleburne did not except credit cards and was closed on Saturdays. However, since they reopened in November...More

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

If you are visiting Houston try to get to Cleburne Cafeteria. The food is terrific. Fresh vegetables, seafood, meat. There is something for everyone. They even have homemade tartar sauce. They now have made to order steaks. The restaurant burned down 2 years ago and...More

Thank Beth S
Reviewed 3 March 2018

3/3/2018 Came back to bring my mom since Cleburne's rebuilt. It was better today. At least one server on the food line explained and knew what was in the green beans. My mom said her food was good and my daughter said her food was...More

Thank bacrowe
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

My husband and I went to the recently reopened cafeteria a week ago, and were blown away. Everything was delicious! I had a seafood plate that was delicious & perfectly seasoned. My husband enjoyed the chicken fried chicken. We took dessert home for later &...More

Thank donnaj4916
Reviewed 19 February 2018

After Cleburne Cafeteria burned, it has been rebuilt with many additions and improvements. They now have valet parking, honor credit cards, have wine and steaks that you select from the meat counter and then cooked to your specifications. My friend and I ate lunch there...More

Thank BettyBoopTX
Reviewed 18 February 2018

It is getting back to normal now! After the fire and new rebuildoing, the pent up crowd is becoming absorbed. The food is as good as ever. The steaks are great values! Maybe the best in town for the money. I really like the liver...More

Thank Mark E
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3606 Bissonnet St, Houston, TX 77005-2120
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston>  > Greenway/ Upper Kirby
  • Neighbourhood: Greenway/ Upper Kirby
  • Phone Number: +1 713-667-2386
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