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Dairy King

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600 East Oak, Highway 90 East, Sanderson, TX 79848
432 345 2254
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff

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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Good food in a freindly atmosphere

I had the hamburger steak for lunch. Came with Texas toast (of course), fries and gravy. The food was really good and the waitress was excellent. I would recommend it to anyone.

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 10, 2015
Kenny Z
Aurora, Colorado
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  • Families with children
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Aurora, Colorado
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118 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2015

I had the hamburger steak for lunch. Came with Texas toast (of course), fries and gravy. The food was really good and the waitress was excellent. I would recommend it to anyone.

Thank Kenny Z
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2015

The service was good, people were friendly and the food was decent. They asked if we were in town for the football game. They told us that it was a 6 man team, that they were not very good but that the whole town shows up! We decided to go and it was obvious that it's a small town and... More 

Thank Ronnie R
McQueeney, Texas
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

Good safe food and the inside is clean. They serve Mexican food, burgers, sandwiches and of course Ice Cream. Ed the owner is a great guy and fun to chat with.

Thank harry1234321
Midland, Texas
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

This is a busy place when open, the food is hot and excellent. I've never been disappointed in any meal I have had there.

Thank Daniel M
ft worth, United States
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

directed here by the host at the Budget Inn. waitress was very nice, told us an interesting story about her life, leaving Sanderson, then couldn't wait to get back. food was very good.

1 Thank Russel W
Houston, Texas
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83 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

The place was packed for lunch, mostly with locals, but with some world-travelers and state troopers mixed in. It could have made a scene in a movie featuring an American small, desert cafe. Believe it or not, I had my first chicken-fried steak here. Although maybe not on my heart-healthy diet, it was very good. The portion was large enough... More 

Thank dickerin
Honey Grove, Texas
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206 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

The place isn't fancy, but the quality of their Mexican food is second to none. I have eaten here several times in recent years and have always had good food and service.

1 Thank BobShelton
Adelaide Hills, Australia
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79 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

The food was ok so was the prices. The staff was friendly. This cafe must be ok as the room at the time had state troops and county sheriff's for dinner.

1 Thank Bob K
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

The chick waiting tables was a blatant flirt trying to get a bigger tip, the girl I saw in the kitchen just looked really dirty. The food was very mediocre and nothing special at all. The onion rings were way undercooked I was scared to send them back of fear of getting them spat on. I will go there when... More 

Thank David P
Houston, Texas
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124 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Not too many choices. We order the burrito, burger & quesadilla. The food is just ok, don't expect anything more. We take away the food so can't really say much about the service, although they let me know beforehand that I should expect 20 minutes for the food to be ready, allowing us to check in first before coming back... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 600 East Oak, Highway 90 East, Sanderson, TX 79848
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Sanderson
  • Phone Number: 432 345 2254

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children


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