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Highway 90, Marathon, TX
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Ranked #5 of 10 Restaurants in Marathon
Cuisines: American
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Description: It is next door to Cafe Cenzio, Marathon, TX. It is a hamburger and soda shop.

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Longview, Texas
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28 reviews 28 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

food is pretty good and the prices are very fair. It is a good casual option to the restaurant at the Gage Hotel.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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54 reviews 54 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

While staying at the Gage Hotel in town, we came here for a full breakfast. We were met with big smiles, lots of coffee and a tasty classic breakfast. Great small-town ambiance. We were offered to-go coffee and water for the road at no charge. The head lady there is charming. $19 plus tip.

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Nashville, Tennessee
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188 restaurant reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

You won't find many lunch options way out in Marathon, Texas. Johnny B's is more low key than the Gage Hotel next door, which isn't open for lunch anyway. It has a rustic diner atmosphere, which was all we needed today. Johnny B's normally isn't open on Thursdays, but this was their first stab at it. There must still be... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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76 restaurant reviews
92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014

They have lots of traditional breakfast choices, which we enjoyed. The service was ok, but it was crowded Christmas Eve so we had to go to the front to get our bill.

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Houston
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22 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

I stopped in for a hot breakfast after an early departure from Big Bend. Cozy dive, old fasion small town feel, and delicious charizo con huevos, beans, and a fresh tortilla.

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Ponce Inlet, Florida
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Nothing fancy...but good food with small town ambiance. Right on main street with a few cool little shops to check out. Be sure to walk the couple of back streets to see some unique places.

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Honey Grove, Texas
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61 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

This is a wonderful place to eat breakfast, but seating is limited, so you may have to wait a few minutes to get a table. The staff are great and the food is good. You never know who you might run into in this place.

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Bastrop, Texas
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41 reviews 41 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

Went for a late lunch. Service was great. Food is okay, filling for sure. I had the CFS and it was good, but the gravy was very bland. My husband had catfish and it was grilled he said it would have been great except it was over salted. The burgers looked good.

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Kerrville, Texas
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119 helpful votes 119 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

This is a quickie, but I liked the taco hamburgers I got here when I started my Southwest vacation earlier this year. Be sure to stop by.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

The food was great! A traditional American style breakfast with a Mexico flair. Service was fantastic! But beware - they are not open on Mondays. Neither are any other places in Marathon. If you are hungry on a Mond

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Address: Highway 90, Marathon, TX
Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Marathon
Cuisine: American

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