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College Station, Texas
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44 reviews 44 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

Shannon's is touted as soul food and that is an apt description. The food is reasonably price while servings are generous. All items are ready for you to pick and choose. They dish you up, you pay, then sit and eat. This isn't just a dive, but an old dive.... On popular days, the line will snake around your table.... More 

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College Station, TX
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33 reviews 33 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Oh man, I loooove Shannon's!! I try to come at least once month and have tried almost everything on the menu. It's a set weekly menu, with different proteins and sides everyday. And it's all delicious and homemade! Go ahead and slap your grandma now cause this is some dang fine southern cookin' and it's served up by some of... More 

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Top Contributor
801 reviews 801 reviews
525 restaurant reviews
1,460 helpful votes 1,460 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2013

Shannon's is an experience, not just a place to eat down home cooking. You place your order at the beginning of a short production table, with choices such as greens, mashed potatoes, yams, cornbread muffins, and short ribs, fried chicken, smothered steak, and ox tail, accompanied by an assortment of soft drinks or tea. I'm not sure just how healthy... More 

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college station
20 reviews 20 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2012

The real deal. White people always welcome. I say white people always welcome!

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Taylor, Texas
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38 reviews 38 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2011

I learned about Shannon's when I was going to Texas A&M. It cafeteria style, and believe me, you will not leave hungry. Menu usually includes Fried Pork Chops, Beef Tips and Rice, Fried Catfish, etc. The typical southern "soul food" that i have come to love. On week days it will be lined up out the door with blue collar... More 

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Address: 601 San Jacinto Ln, Bryan, TX 77803-1461
Phone Number: 979-779-0842
Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Bryan
Cuisine: American

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