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The Egg and I

150 East 9th Street, Tyler, TX 75701
903-592-3447
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Ranked #31 of 273 restaurants in Tyler
Cuisines: American
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
Most recent review
- Jun 1, 2014
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
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  • English first
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English first
Beaumont, Texas
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

With it being the last day of our stay in Tyler we wanted something different than the continental breakfast offered by our hotel. We found his restaurant on trip advisor, and we were not disappointed! The atmosphere was cozy, the staff was friendly, and the food was delicious! This place is a must next time we visit!

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Tyler, Texas
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

I have been to The Egg & I Restaurant several times and it has always been packed with a waiting line average of about 15 to 30 minutes. The menu has a large selection and the food is tasty. The service was a little slow but the server did as well as could be expected.

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Rusk
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49 reviews 49 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2013

Awesome breakfast! Not cheap but not expensive for the food they serve. Very pleasant surprise on our first outing there!!!

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Krum, Texas, United States
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46 reviews 46 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013

Stopped here on a trip through Tyler, decided completely by the name of the place. Am glad we did. The food was outstanding, the portions large and the staff was friendly. Arrived shortly before closing - the staff didn't bat an eye, they were as good/polite as if it was the start of the day. Only open for breakfast and... More

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Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2013 via mobile

I enjoyed the Egg and I on a recent trip to Tyler. The portions were large, and the price reasonable. I had eggs benedict and they were delicious. Service was prompt and efficient. Would recommend to lovers of breakfast.

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Gloucester, Virginia
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32 reviews 32 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2013

This is hands down the best breakfast anywhere! I really am a stickler for getting away from the same old same old breakfast food...you know what I mean... eggs, bacon, pancakes etc. Well this place will do back flips to get you what you want for breakfast. I special ordered diced tomatoes with spinach, artichoke hearts, and baby bellas sauteed... More

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Tyler, Texas
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2013

The food was decent but over-priced. Much better deals and food at Mamma's Cafe down 5th street. The worst part was the staff, and surprisingly enough even the manager, were rude and condescending. Won't be going here again!

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Canton, Mississippi
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127 reviews 127 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2013

An "egg-excellent" brunch place. The menu all looked good but I had the eggs Benedict and it was perfect! Love the coffee pot on the table,also. It was busy on a Saturday but worth the wait.

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Tyler, Texas
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2013

A full menu and not all meals had eggs. Good atmosphere, fast service and delicious food. It's only open for breakfast/lunch.

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Houston, Texas
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2012

What a great breakfast! The service was a bit slow this time, but they were very busy. However, the food was excellent and the waitress and staff were friendly.

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