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English first
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

Great southern comfort food. Small place so get there early. Also cash only so be prepared. Portions are huge and food was delicious. Will be back.

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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46 reviews 46 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

I've never tried southern food before so the guys were great explaining the simple menu. People of all colours were lined up around the corner. The fried chicken was great I tried the turkey & BBQ pork as well. Huge servings simple menu. Pretty awesome. Must go if you are in Denver its close to the city and friendly guys... More 

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Denver, CO
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51 reviews 51 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

Is the Welton Street Cafe open? Try there. These folks give you large portions of mediocre "southern" food at a relatively high price ($14 in a carry-out box). They serve lots of lunches to folks who want lots of fat, salt, and sugar. Maybe the meat is fresh but that's all. Don't do this. You are looking at tripadvisor so... More 

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Parker, CO
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36 reviews 36 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

Having been married for almost 30 years to my wife who is from Georgia, I've had my fair share of southern cooking when visiting the in-laws. This is pretty good for Denver, but doesn't come close to cooking I've had around Georgia/South Carolina.

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Denver, CO
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111 reviews 111 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

Sorry folks, this restaurant offers heaping plates of decent food. Yes, some of this food is similar to what you will find in the South. But real soul/Southern food is so much better and generally not out of a can or a freezer. It is ok food, but definitely not the real deal. I hate to break it to you,... More 

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Mamhead
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22 reviews 22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

The three of us ate a snack here on the first night of our US road trip and really enjoyed the fresh food, good beer, friendly, sports bar atmosphere. Good value and good place to go.

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Amana, Iowa
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

This restaurant is amazing! We try to eat here at least once when visiting our daughter and her family. Everything is tasty. I recommend the chicken fried steak, okra, BBQ pork, mac and cheese, and peach cobbler. Actually, everything is great. Also, the restaurant is very family friendly.

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Denver, Colorado
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

Everything I have tried here is amazing. The place serves up the best chicken fried steak and mac and cheese I've ever had anywhere. The chicken, sirloin tips, collards, peach cobler and banana pudding are all stellar. I'm just glad it's quite a ways from my work or I'd be three times my size :)

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Plano, Texas
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59 reviews 59 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014

This place is awesome. Delicious down home cookin'. I definitely recommend trying the BBQ pork, mac and cheese and peach cobbler. Cash only. ....If there is a line, who cares. Just wait, it's worth it

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Denver, Colorado
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36 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013

Soul food run by two white guys? And it's epically amazing? In Denver? In 5 Points? Yep. I've been to a few of the soul food places in the area, and by far, Tom's is WAY better. Quality wise, gigantic portion wise, price was, convenience wise, atmosphere wise, everything wise. I agree with Bishoo-------had a bad morning? Go to Tom's!... More 

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Additional Information about Tom's Home Cookin'

Address: 800 E 26th Ave, Denver, CO 80205-5147
Phone Number: 303-388-8035
Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Denver>  > Five Points
Open Hours:
Monday 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 1 - 20
Cuisine: American, Barbecue, Californian

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