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Galaxy Cafe

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American, Cafe, Hamburgers
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9911 Brodie Ln Ste 750, Austin, TX 78748-5990
(512) 233-6000
Today
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch

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  • 9
    Excellent
  • 14
    Very good
  • 5
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Nice Burgers, Friendly Service, well-crafted dishes

I've visited Zocalo and two Galaxy Cafes and love all of these places (now another Galaxy on Mesa Dr up north). Expect to order and pay at the counter which is one of the only reasons why this is Very Good rather than Excellent. For the quality of service and food, it seems more like a sit down... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 5, 2015
Jason B
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Large groups
  • Dining on a budget
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015 NEW

I've visited Zocalo and two Galaxy Cafes and love all of these places (now another Galaxy on Mesa Dr up north). Expect to order and pay at the counter which is one of the only reasons why this is Very Good rather than Excellent. For the quality of service and food, it seems more like a sit down and order... More 

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Austin, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015 NEW

I like this restaurant and usually eat here a few times a year. After eating breakfast there this past Sunday I realized I have never done a review! I have only been here for breakfast so can't comment on lunch or dinner choices, but I have always enjoyed the food I get. I have had French toast, the breakfast plate... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

We've eaten here on several occasions and while it's a fun, funky place to go, the food always is a little disappointing. The portions aren't generous and there's nothing really outstanding about the taste. Took my Dad here for breakfast before a flight the other day because it was convenient, but we seldom think of coming here.

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Victoria, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

I ordered the Brie and smoked turkey sandwich with a side of macaroni and cheese and it was very good. The Mac and cheese reminded me somewhat of a Luby's/ cafeteria style with the creamy sauce and soft noodles. The apricot jelly with the brie was the perfect combination and the tomato/mixed greens were fresh. The most distinct flavors in... More 

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Austin, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

Locally owned, casual, yet really good, fresh and creative basic food. ate there again tonight, and just had to write a good review.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

I miss eating P. Terry's veggie burger since going GF, but Galaxy Cafe has restored my faith in the sandwich of all sandwiches! I order it "deluxe" with avocado and sauteed mushrooms. The patty itself is GF and it is served on a GF bun. Maine Root sodas on tap is a nice addition, as is Omission beer.

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San Marcos, TX
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

The food is not impressive, kind of bland. Also, you have to order at the counter, but they bring you the food, so there is a implication of a need to tip without the full service that would come with it. And the menu prices are restaurant prices, but the servings are smaller than I would get for basically the... More 

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Chesterfield, Missouri
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

Galaxy is obviously a poplular take out place as well as a destination sit down. It is not the finest, but the food quality was good, and only a couple of items needed to go into the microwave. I had linguine with Chicken, and while the sauce was not what I expected, it was a good sized portion, with the... More 

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Marietta, Georgia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

Ate here three times during a long term work assignment in Austin. The spinach shrimp salad is awesome, as is the fish wrap. Would love to explore more of the menu next time I'm in Austin. Funky but delicious selection of beverages. Food seems to take a while to come out but I am going to chalk that up, happily,... More 

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Austin, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

This is a great lunch spot with gluten-free choices and a fairly good selection for many dietary challenges. Quick service and wait staff responded well to requests. The food was tasty and well made. Nothing fancy or frou-frou just good, clean food.

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Additional Information about Galaxy Cafe

Address: 9911 Brodie Ln Ste 750, Austin, TX 78748-5990
Phone Number: (512) 233-6000
Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 20
Cuisine: American, Cafe, Hamburgers

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 9911 Brodie Ln Ste 750, Austin, TX 78748-5990
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin
  • Phone Number: (512) 233-6000

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20
  • Cuisine: American, Cafe, Hamburgers

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm

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