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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
    Excellent
  • 7
    Very good
  • 3
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 2
    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
Texas Country cooking

We stopped here for lunch and the place was totally packed. The menu features several down home cooking items such as chicken fried steak, meat loaf, fried catfish and pork chops. I had the chicken fried steak and it was delicious and breaded perfectly. It came with choice of two vegetables or... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 19, 2015
DDay1959
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McKinney, Texas
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Denton, TX
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

I dined here a couple of weeks ago for lunch. Western style theme with homecooking. They have several plate option each day. I started to get the meatloaf but decided on the chicken fried chicken lunch. I was served quickly. The mashed potatoes and green beans were good, but a little salty for someone who watches their sodium intake. My... More 

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McKinney, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

We stopped here for lunch and the place was totally packed. The menu features several down home cooking items such as chicken fried steak, meat loaf, fried catfish and pork chops. I had the chicken fried steak and it was delicious and breaded perfectly. It came with choice of two vegetables or sides. I had mashed potatoes and pinto beans... More 

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Justin, Texas
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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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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
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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
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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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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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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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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 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 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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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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