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836 Walnut St, Columbus, TX 78934-2213
979-732-5500
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10:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 10:00 pm

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Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Real hamburger!!

Sweet little surprises! Hamburgers made fresh daily! Very clean, and food is made to order. Takes a few minutes to get your food, but so worth the wsit!

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 25, 2015
flarepot28771
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11 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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NC
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

Sweet little surprises! Hamburgers made fresh daily! Very clean, and food is made to order. Takes a few minutes to get your food, but so worth the wsit!

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Chicago, Illinois
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53 reviews 53 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

Possible the BEST hand made and fresh cooked to order 'burger we've had in a long time. Moist and flavorful. Lettuce, Tomato, Mayo and pickles all came on it, we added ketchup. The single for my wife and the double for me. Wow. We added fries and onion rings. Typical food service out of a bag and dumped into the... More 

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Columbus, Texas
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Just go here for the best HB's in town! We have frequented this place for more than 40 years! The food never disappoints...

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

I lived in Ctown 14yrs and Dairy Cone is a place i loved the most. Next to Los Cobos, but what you should get is their bacon burgers with cheese. My Favorite!!!! Got it before EVERY football game with my homie Tyler Brod back in 8th grade.

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Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2012

They have had their hamburgers rated the best in town several times and many locals pick this as their go to place when in the mood for burgers. Their onion rings are great and sodas are really good. I love the hand dipped Blue Bell Ice Cream.

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La Grange, Texas
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102 reviews 102 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2012

The Dairy Cone in Columbus is a must stop! It reminded me of the dairy marts around central Texas when I was a kid. The friendly, fast service is top notch. We just went through the drive-thru passing through Columbus but will def go back to try some of their high recommended, old time favorites. The root-beer frosty is a... More 

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Houston, TX
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24 reviews 24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2012

On our way back from a recent road trip we decided to take the scenic route from San Antonio to Houston on US 90. We came upon the Dairy Cone in Columbus and had gotten some good reviews on this place so we stopped by for lunch. Walking up to the outside window to place our order brought back many... More 

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Columbus, Texas, United States
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50 reviews 50 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2012 via mobile

The family owned Dairy Cone is an excellent choice for lunch or dinner. The Hamburgers and cheeseburgers are great but I like to also throw in a shrimp basket, taco salad, or BBQ baked potato to switch things up. Of course Blue Bell icecream is a must.

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Columbus, TX
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52 reviews 52 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2012

Best fast food burger ever. You have to get off I-10 to get here - but it's worth it. Take business 71 exit and head into columbus. Go right on Walnut (hwy90) and dairy cone is about 1 block down on left (just past shamrock). Trust me - great hamburger!

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28 reviews 28 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2011

Stop here first, grab a large vanilla milk shake and tour the town!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 836 Walnut St, Columbus, TX 78934-2213
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Columbus
  • Phone Number: 979-732-5500

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 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?