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Cotton Patch Cafe

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3207 S 1st St, Lufkin, TX 75901-7341
+1 936-639-4949
Today
09:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 21:00
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Suffolk, Virginia
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28 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great experience at this restaurant. The food came out hot and delicious. Our waitress, Samantha, was friendly. She made our dining very enjoyable. Be sure to try their fried green tomatoes and peach cobbler. We will be coming back for more.

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Thank pjcrn15
Arkansas
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186 reviews
144 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

This was our third time to visit a Cotton Patch restaurant in Texas; each time it has been en route or returning from a cruise in Houston/Galveston. We most recently visited the restaurant in Lufkin. I ordered the strawberry pecan salad and, on the advice of our server, substituted salmon for the chicken. I was embarrassed when my husband asked... More 

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Thank Marcia E
Houston
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Great home cooking choices!! Had the grilled pork chop and it was one of the best I've ever had!! The service was great and will definitely come back!!

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Thank Baccibleu
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42 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

We called in our order and arrived shortly after that and were prepared to wait. After 25 minutes they told us it would be another 20 minutes for the meatloaf. We finally got our order (5 meals) but they were missing my ice tea. I asked for unsweet and when we got home it was Sweet tea! YUCK! The food... More 

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Thank Minetta S
Oklahoma
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59 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

Honestly one of the best places I've eaten at.. Food is good home cooked type of food. Fried green tomato's were great.. The mac and cheese is just like my Father use to make, and I was thrilled to find some place that made it..

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Thank jv2275
Lufkin, Texas
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91 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Went there last night and had not been there in a couple of years. My wife and her sister had steaks which they said were very good. I had the grilled tilapia duo, not seasoned as well as previously but still tasty. This restaurant serves a little of everything so it is a good place to get a wide variety... More 

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Thank Dwayne H
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Very nice place. Comfortable, good service. Food was well seasoned and well prepared. Very enjoyable, reasonable prices.

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Thank sunshineskitchen
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Great service. Always clean and food is always hot. Great waitresses. Good home-cooked style food. The cobbler is awesome!

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Thank mom2fromtexas
Lufkin, Texas
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016

This is a hit or miss spot. The food can be really good and the service can be really good--but neither were tonight. Everyone around us had issues with the wrong food or with not getting service for LONG periods of time (I know because we were warned upon being seated with a "hope you have better luck than we... More 

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Thank milesANDmalones
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

Really good services and friendly. Food comes out on time and for a reasonable price. The steak and chicken fried steaks are my favorite.

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Thank eliseo M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 21:00
Monday
09:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 21:00
Thursday
09:00 - 21:00
Friday
09:00 - 21:00
Saturday
09:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3207 S 1st St, Lufkin, TX 75901-7341
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Lufkin
  • Phone Number: +1 936-639-4949

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