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Storiebook Cafe

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502 NE Barnard St, Glen Rose, TX 76043-4808
254-897-2665
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11:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 am - 6:00 pm
Mon - Wed 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thu - Fri 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sat 11:00 pm - 12:00 am
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch

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  • 7
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  • 4
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Quaint place with good food

Cute book shop and cafe...both my husband and I quickly settled on their cup of soup and half a sandwich because we wanted something a little lighter for a change...we really enjoyed the tortilla soup and half avocado/bacon/provolone sandwiches...just right portions and friendly folk...so glad we... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 23, 2015
CatChiMom
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Ohio
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Ohio
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35 reviews 35 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015 NEW

Cute book shop and cafe...both my husband and I quickly settled on their cup of soup and half a sandwich because we wanted something a little lighter for a change...we really enjoyed the tortilla soup and half avocado/bacon/provolone sandwiches...just right portions and friendly folk...so glad we got off the beaten path to stop here

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Glen Rose, Texas
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 NEW

Very nice little lunch place that serves atypical food for the area. Healthy Sandwiches & Soups Great atmosphere, wifey loves it and I like it.

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Top Contributor
75 reviews 75 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

Homemade chicken and dumpling soup, sweet tea in real mason jars and sandwiches on fresh bread made a lovely meal. The atmosphere was a cleaver arrangement of books and whimsy.

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Belton, Texas
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

This is a lunch only cafe in a remodeled gas station close to the downtown square. The owner told us it started as a bookstore that evolved into a lunch cafe. It is still a bookstore with wonderful, whimsy decorations that give the place a friendly, welcoming atmosphere. I have tried the chicken salad sandwich, grilled cheese with bacon sandwich... More 

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Glen Rose
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25 reviews 25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Storiebook is a fun place to park yourself is you love good sandwiches and good books. Seating outside and lots of fun rooms for your parties.

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Granbury
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27 reviews 27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

Even though Glen Rose is a short drive away for me, we hardly ever dine in this city. My husband and I were volunteering near by at Fossil Rim, and decided to eat there with another family member. We each ordered something different, and everyone really enjoyed the food. The restaurant is an old gas station, with two of the... More 

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Fort Worth, Texas
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

Staff was friendly and attentive. Gave me good information about a local attraction I was interested in. The lunch sandwiches were excellent. My wife and I will be back the next time we are in Glen Rose.

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Prosser, Washington
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

Recently I had lunch at Storiebook Café with my uncle Hugh, and my son, Trajan. A very congenial setting, in predominantly a large single room with a children's activities area off to one side. Service was great, and our soup and sandwiches were very good, and particularly welcome on somewhat cold day. My son left his camera there, and when... More 

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San Antonio, TX
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25 reviews 25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

We were a party of 11 and when I called they could not accommodate us all at one table, so we ate at 2. This is a tearoom type of dining. The menu was limited to a few salads, sandwiches and wraps and a soup of the day. Everyone said their food was very good. Great place for a light... More 

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Bedford, Texas
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74 reviews 74 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 via mobile

This is a very unique place to eat at! Not only are you surrounded by books but you are also welcomed by the friendly staff! Excellent food!! We didn't have to wait very long for our food! You can actually by the books around you! This is a must visit!!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 502 NE Barnard St, Glen Rose, TX 76043-4808
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Glen Rose
  • Phone Number: 254-897-2665

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 am - 6:00 pm
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 - 6:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 pm - 12:00 am

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?