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150 East 9th Street, Tyler, TX 75701
903-592-3447
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Dining options: Brunch, Breakfast

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  • 6
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  • 4
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  • 2
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Lots of variety

Went here for lunch on a lark - besides the full breakfast menu that is always available, there were lots of sandwich and soup options. I had at least 5 choices that I had to skip.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 13, 2015
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Tyler, Texas
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Tyler, Texas
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34 reviews 34 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

Went here for lunch on a lark - besides the full breakfast menu that is always available, there were lots of sandwich and soup options. I had at least 5 choices that I had to skip.

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Tyler, Texas
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30 reviews 30 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

Whenever we want a great breakfast in a relaxing setting we choose The Egg and I in Tyler. It is located in Bergfeld Plaza, an older mall-type setting just off South Broadway, which is about 2 miles north of the Tyler south loop. It is only minutes from shopping and is what we call the "local's breakfast club". It's a... More 

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32 reviews 32 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

A bunch of waitresses at work but very few actually working. They were not busy when we got there. Waited and waited for a waitress to come take our drink order. I was finally able to flag one down and get some service. She was rude and hateful. I'm sorry you don't like your job. Took our order but didn't... More 

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Hawkins
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14 reviews 14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

Interesting and tasty menu like Texas Skillet, Crab cake Benedict, Bacon and Cheddar stuffed waffles with eggs also homemade soups, salads and sandwiches. Always fresh tasting but have never gotten out of there for 2 people - entree and coffee or tea for less than $25 without the tip.

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Texas
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28 reviews 28 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

Have dined here for lunch. The food is average. The service is average, servers are friendly but wait times for meals are inconsistent.

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Henderson, Texas
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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

We dine at this Egg and I often as it's convenient to medical facilities we use. It's always crowded which is good for them but not so much for the diner if waiting staff is to busy to give adequate attention. The staff is very friendly and attentive as much as possible but once the check has been given... Two... More 

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Tyler, Texas
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

This is an excellent place to eat breakfast , I like to go here for brunch on Saturdays , I get the mexican skillet , yummy ranch potatoes covered with mexican chorizo and two fried eggs on top of it ,also all their eggs benefit are very good, I enjoy the food every time I go

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Tyler, TX
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114 reviews 114 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

Have eaten here 20+ times. Food is always very good. Service is prompt. Portions are generous. Coffee is excellent. This is our go to breakfast place. Very consistent.

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Tyler, Texas
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18 reviews 18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

Was a nice place with fresh flowers! The food was very good. They had a very nice menu with innovative recipes. Lots of fresh fruit on the menu.

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Forney, Texas
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103 reviews 103 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

I want to start by saying the service was fast and friendly. The food wasn't so great. I had biscuits and gravy because I had read a review that said the gravy was awesome. Well it's not even close to being good in my opinion. It was way to runny and not much flavor. My eggs were okay. Then there's... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 150 East 9th Street, Tyler, TX 75701
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Tyler
  • Phone Number: 903-592-3447

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American

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