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Youngblood's Cafe

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American, Steakhouse, Southwestern, Grill
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620 SW 16th Avenue, Amarillo, TX 79101
+1 806-342-9411
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6:30 am - 2:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 7:30 am - 2:30 pm
Mon - Sat 6:30 am - 2:30 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch
Description: Located just North of Interstate 40 at the Washington Street Exit (Exit...
Located just North of Interstate 40 at the Washington Street Exit (Exit 69), the nationally recognized Youngblood's Cafe has been a favorite restaurant of Amarillo residents for over 12 years. We serve the finest Texas Cookin' including: Breakfast, Burgers, Steaks, Chicken Fried Steak, Southern Favorites, Catfish, Sandwiches, Mexican Food, and Salads.
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  • 34
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  • 16
    Very good
  • 7
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
What a great surprise!

We have never eaten here before and I have to say it was just fantastic!! It was so good we even requested to buy the hot sauce and take some home with us. I had some breakfast my husband had some lunch and it was honestly just delicious. We will definitely go back! The prices are great I would... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 15, 2015
Wendy V
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  • Local cuisine
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Texas
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53 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015 NEW

While traveling through Amarillo, we decided to try this place since it had great reviews on Yelp. We were there for a late lunch before heading out towards New Mexico. Since everyone ranted and raved about the chicken fried steak, several of my traveling companions ordered that. They both said it was just "okay." After asking our waitress what the... More 

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The Woodlands, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

BOOM this hit the spot!!! Cool place with excellent food!!! I wish I could put that gravy on everything!! Perfectly crisp bacon, perfectly cooked hash browns, amazing biscuits and gravy, and we highly recommend the Kick A Omelette!!! The coffee was a little weak but still a 5 star place! Oh...and the pancakes are huge!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

We have never eaten here before and I have to say it was just fantastic!! It was so good we even requested to buy the hot sauce and take some home with us. I had some breakfast my husband had some lunch and it was honestly just delicious. We will definitely go back! The prices are great I would definitely... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

The service was great and the food was wonderful. We both had the breakfast burrito with green chilies and it was excellent. It's just an old cowboy hangout so don't expect frills, but the food more than makes up for the atmosphere!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

This is a great little restaurant. We all had the chicken fried steak. It was amazing. The people were so friendly and the wait staff were very helpful.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

Best chicken fried steak we have ever had. Took our 3 teenagers for lunch. They loved the Texas antiques on the walls and the home cooking was great. Biggest portions and cheapest restaurant meal of the trip.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

This is the type of place that you get good ol southern cooking. The chicken fried steak is to die for. The food is truly homemade from the rolls to the gravy. if you want to know what food tastes like prior to fast food, this is the place to come

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

Get the Vicky's burrito:) We went for breakfast on a Friday. Plenty of seating but we were told it gets PACKED for lunch and dinner. Breakfast on the weekends gets busy too.

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Amarillo, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

Great food. Friendly service. Clean. Very quick.Highly recommend. Country style cooking.Very satisfactory and filling.

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Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Highly recommend the chicken fried steak or chicken fried chicken if you need a change. Always take the banana pudding if it is available. It is the best ever.

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Additional Information about Youngblood's Cafe

Address: 620 SW 16th Avenue, Amarillo, TX 79101
Phone Number: +1 806-342-9411
Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Amarillo
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:30 am - 2:30 pm
Monday 6:30 am - 2:30 pm
Tuesday 6:30 am - 2:30 pm
Wednesday 6:30 am - 2:30 pm
Thursday 6:30 am - 2:30 pm
Friday 6:30 am - 2:30 pm
Saturday 6:30 am - 2:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 6 - 10
Cuisine: American, Steakhouse, Southwestern, Grill

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 620 SW 16th Avenue, Amarillo, TX 79101
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Amarillo
  • Phone Number: +1 806-342-9411

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 6 - 10
  • Price Range: $
  • Cuisine: American, Steakhouse, Southwestern, Grill

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine

Description

Located just North of Interstate 40 at the Washington Street Exit (Exit 69), the nationally recognized Youngblood's Cafe has been a favorite restaurant of Amarillo residents for over 12 years. We serve the finest Texas Cookin' including: Breakfast, Burgers, Steaks, Chicken Fried Steak, Southern Favorites, Catfish, Sandwiches, Mexican Food, and Salads.
Open Hours
Sunday
7:30 am - 2:30 pm
Monday
6:30 am - 2:30 pm
Tuesday
6:30 am - 2:30 pm
Wednesday
6:30 am - 2:30 pm
Thursday
6:30 am - 2:30 pm
Friday
6:30 am - 2:30 pm
Saturday
6:30 am - 2:30 pm

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