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The Brookwood Community, 1752 FM 1489, Brookshire, TX (Interstate 10)
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11:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Reservations
Description: Bring the family and friends and come enjoy the spectacular garden views...
Bring the family and friends and come enjoy the spectacular garden views, complimented with exceptional cuisine created by our award winning Chef Laura McGuire and her team. Chef Laura McGuire is an accredited chef that acquired her culinary education from The Culinary Institute of America at Hyde Parke New York. We truly believe that our food, service, and ambiance can compete with any restaurant. Please dine with us…we think you will want to come again and bring your friends.
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Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 stars
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Great hideaway dining off the beaten path in Brookshire. Lots of options to choose from on their menu. Bring the family, there are nice crafts to buy too.

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 4, 2015
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San Antonio, Texas
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San Antonio, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

Great hideaway dining off the beaten path in Brookshire. Lots of options to choose from on their menu. Bring the family, there are nice crafts to buy too.

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Bellville, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

I do not think I would have been lucky enough to stumble upon this place. What a blessing we were given a gift certificate. This place has some of the best food in the area....amazing job chef. We greatly enjoyed a family lunch. Not only will we be back, we are already thinking...who might we buy a gift certificate for?... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

Visited for lunch with an associate for business lunch. Beautiful and impressive location the country and at the heart of the Brookwood Community. Great meal, won't disappoint if you are taking business partners for lunch. Or your Grandmom. Very pleasant and cultured, nearby a nursery.

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Hempstead, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

this is an interesting place to visit - for background info check out their information via the Internet. Very nice food, and atmosphere. Be sure to visit the gift shop and the plant/garden shop.

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Houston, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

My only regret is that this restaurant is far from where I live or I would it there more often. Had lunch there yesterday with four other ladies. The service was first rate, friendly staff and the food was well worth every penny spent, which is very reasonable in price. One of the finest points, you do not feel rushed... More 

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Sheboygan, WI
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015 via mobile

We had reservations for noon, and were quickly seated. We were then met by the host who explained the specials such as the soup of the day and the catch of the day. Since this was our first visit, the host also explained how the citizens of Brookwood Community work at the Cafe and the Greenhouses. The meal was excellent... More 

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Houston, Texas, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

My friends and I tend to eat here on "occasions" for our group, birthdays and holidays. The menu is diverse and I have never had anything that wasn't good. We love being able to go out to eat at a restaurant that is not ridiculously expensive that has white table clothes and a warm ambiance. Every menu item I have... More 

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Houston, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Went here with other ladies during the holidays to shop and eat lunch. Really enjoyed both! The gumbo and steak salad were good, but I would recommend them asking how you would like your steak cooked as ours was too over cooked. The carrot cake that we shared was good too.

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Sealy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014 via mobile

I have been here several times, and would recommend it to anyone who is interested. We always enjoy the atmosphere, and today was no different. I love and appreciate the independence this program is designed to give. It is a blessing to witness! And, yes, the food is always great too!

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Katy, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Brookwood is a Community for special needs adults and there is much more to see and do there than just have lunch. Eating at the cafe is like dining at a Four Seasons hotel with white table clothes and flowers and the best service you will ever get. It is open from 11 am to 2 pm for lunch only... More 

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Additional Information about The Cafe at Brookwood

Address: The Brookwood Community, 1752 FM 1489, Brookshire, TX
Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Brookshire
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 10 - 16
Cuisine: American

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: The Brookwood Community, 1752 FM 1489, Brookshire, TX
    (Interstate 10)
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Brookshire

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 16
  • Price Range: $ $
  • Cuisine: American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant

Description

Bring the family and friends and come enjoy the spectacular garden views, complimented with exceptional cuisine created by our award winning Chef Laura McGuire and her team. Chef Laura McGuire is an accredited chef that acquired her culinary education from The Culinary Institute of America at Hyde Parke New York. We truly believe that our food, service, and ambiance can compete with any restaurant. Please dine with us…we think you will want to come again and bring your friends.
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?