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218 S Hwy 156, Justin, TX 76247
940.648.2600
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6:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Tue 6:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wed - Fri 6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Sat - Sun 7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast

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  • 9
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  • 6
    Very good
  • 2
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  • 2
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    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Great Hometown Cafe

Went here for the Friday night All You Can Eat catfish. The food was great, fresh and hot. Husband ordered the chicken fried steak which is well portioned and fried to perfection. Both entree's are prepared from scratch and breaded onsite instead of some anonymous factory. The staff is very nice... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 9, 2014
Phaeton40
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Fort Worth, Texas
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21 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Justin, Texas
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Americana! It's small town America great food, friendly service and a great atmosphere. If you are looking for a 5 star restaurant keep driving, its humble and honest small town old school cooking .

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Fort Worth, Texas
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

Went here for the Friday night All You Can Eat catfish. The food was great, fresh and hot. Husband ordered the chicken fried steak which is well portioned and fried to perfection. Both entree's are prepared from scratch and breaded onsite instead of some anonymous factory. The staff is very nice and is always checking to make sure everything is... More 

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Denton, Texas
Senior Contributor
46 reviews 46 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

Took our family here because our son likes their cakes. Floor was dirty, chairs & tables like beat up rental type. Basically a large metal garage atmosphere. Lunch time but not very busy. We ordered Philly cheesesteak which had very little "steak"; Cajun philly, which was a mystery with chicken breast & sliced sausage (?). Onion rings were huge but... More 

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Boyd, Texas
Top Contributor
142 reviews 142 reviews
133 restaurant reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Not my best dining experience, after being seated we waited for five minutes with no service, I ask the greeter if we could get someone to help us, it still took a good three minutes before anyone showed up, and the place WAS NOT packed. Once we received our food we never had anyone ask if we needed anything or... More 

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Top Contributor
59 reviews 59 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

While on vacation in the Dallas/Fort Worth area we stopped by the Lonesome Spur Café in Justin, TX for breakfast. It is a little out of the way, in a small town with a western feel. The Café looks rough on the outside and has a rough, western, decor that is a little “dusty” looking on the inside. It is... More 

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Texas
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23 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Down home, southern hospitality with great chicken fried chicken and a surprisingly good Monti Christo. Looks like a good breakfast but I have not had it....yet.

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Justin, Texas
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11 reviews 11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

When you make your gravy from a pre mixed package it not homemade. Very diappointed in the food overcooked eggs, pancakes , and under cooked hash browns to the point of being raw. The entire area needs cleaning stains ever where cob webs in the corners and dead flys on the window seals. I wouldnt be surprized that people have'nt... More 

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Justin, TX
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Lots of places serve food, Lonesome Spur serves BREAKFAST! It fills the plate and the belly! It's just good down home good stuff!

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Georgetown, Texas
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129 reviews 129 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

Extremely interesting place in an equally interesting town. I think the building used to be a new car dealership. Just a simple trip to the restroom is interesting. But the food, everyone at our table had the Chicken Fried Steak or the Chicken Fried Chicken. With one exception, everyone was delighted with the meal. One of the party was a... More 

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Lubbock, Texas
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140 reviews 140 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

Operating in a building that looks like it might have been a repair shop or gas station, this place is fun and the food superior to the normal mom and pop place. We did breakfast here and drove a fair distance to check it out after a desk clerk's suggestion. Besides, the town is fun with antique shops etc. not... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 218 S Hwy 156, Justin, TX 76247
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Justin
  • Phone Number: 940.648.2600
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Monday
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm

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