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Hiway Cafe

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American, Coffee Shop, Hamburgers
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1101 US Highway 77, Rosebud, TX 76570
254-583-4444
Today
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tue - Sat 11:00 am - 8:00 pm

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Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Good food. Great service. A bit unprepared.

Had a nice dinner while in Rosebud with 13 others. Service was great between one server and the owner. Food was good and came out quick for a group our size. Biggest drawback was advertisement for BBQ night and when we ordered, there was no brisket. No brisket in Texas?? So decided on ribs... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 18, 2015
Jerry R
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Kankakee, Illinois
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Kankakee, Illinois
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Had a nice dinner while in Rosebud with 13 others. Service was great between one server and the owner. Food was good and came out quick for a group our size. Biggest drawback was advertisement for BBQ night and when we ordered, there was no brisket. No brisket in Texas?? So decided on ribs and turned out they only had... More 

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40 reviews 40 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Yummm! Great chicken-fried steak & chicken. Hint, when they ask whether you want brown or white gravy, get both. They are light on salt and pepper, which I prefer. I can season my own. Peach cobbler is a must, as is the thick, hand breaded onion rings. It's on the road to nowhere big, so make a detour and go... More 

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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014 via mobile

We stop here frequently when driving from South Texas to Dallas. Never had anything that wasn't delicious. Can't beat the BBQ with the great homemade sauce.

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G-Patch, Texas
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66 reviews 66 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

Amazing apple-cherry and peach cobblers!!! So delish! Just ran in quickly to grab something sweet for the road, and I'm glad we did! Was a bummer that they were sold out of bread pudding, but when you drop in 15 minutes before closing, you can't expect everything on the menu to be ready and waiting! No bread pudding just means... More 

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missouri
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

It looks like a small ordinary cafe from the outside, but once inside, the atmosphere is truly unique! Pictures of veterans line the walls. Exceptionally clean. Now for the best part....the food is exceptional. The best cheeseburger and hand dipped onion rings I've ever had! Husband had their ribs, pinto beans, and corn. Nothing from a can! Not enough superlatives... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

I have to start with desert because their bread pudding is something very special. It's a small town diner with home cooked meals. At noon customers wait in line for a seat so get there by 11:30 or wait until 1:00. to avoid the wait. All food and deserts are home made and in 3 visits I really enjoyed it... More 

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Harker Heights, Texas
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45 reviews 45 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

I was looking for a different place to have Sunday lunch. We took off riding east from Temple, TX. My husband was getting very hungry and saw the signs for other local BBQs, etc. However, I pressed on to my prior researched choice. I'm SO glad I did. This family run rural restaurant must think they are competing against the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014 via mobile

We are new to the area and stopped in there today for lunch, it was wonderful the service, the food, the atmosphere, it is the best place we have found in the area.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

Amazing food and great service. The prices are reasonable! If you're ever in the area come and try this place out!

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Graham, Texas
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

this is a charming ,clean ,locally popular cafe in rural caentral texas..It is on a mojor hiway ,77,with easy on -easy off.acess.the menu is typical of Texas cuisine..The service is excellent and the owners are on site..the food is fresh and prepared on site.the prices are very reasonable.The interior of the cafe has a US military motif with numerous photos... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1101 US Highway 77, Rosebud, TX 76570
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Rosebud
  • Phone Number: 254-583-4444

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 20
  • Cuisine: American, Coffee Shop, Hamburgers
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?