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Skyline Cafe

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150 Airport Drive, Tyler, TX 75704
903-593-7455
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7:30 am - 2:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Mon - Fri 7:30 am - 2:00 pm
Sat 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff

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  • 20
    Excellent
  • 6
    Very good
  • 3
    Average
  • 0
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  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Good breakfast

Breakfast before visiting the museum. Food was good. Service was very slow tough to get coffee. Maybe we was there during slow times.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
mugmarine
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Denison, Texas
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Denison, Texas
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101 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Breakfast before visiting the museum. Food was good. Service was very slow tough to get coffee. Maybe we was there during slow times.

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Thank mugmarine
Boston, Massachusetts
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2015

As a kid, my grandma was a cook at a small-town diner and this place took me right back to some of the best comfort food I've had. My son had the Reuben and I had a Turkey Burger. We received big portions of very tasty food. Cooked just right and served up with a giant beverage. They had a... More 

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Thank LMD202
Houston, Texas
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262 reviews
143 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2015

Very good casual place for a sandwich or salad for lunch, lots of choices and platters available. Famous for their Reuben sandwich. Pleasant casual dining , quick service adjacent to flight museum, enormous glasses of ice tea and nice portions. Seems popular with locals, open for dinner again with many choices. Spotless and very nice. Worth a trip out a... More 

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Thank gay e
Keene, Texas
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2015 via mobile

We visited the Historic Aviation Memorial Museum in Tyler, TX, and stayed for lunch at the Skyline Cafe. We ordered Reuben and tuna sandwiches. Both sandwiches were very tasty. It was a quaint Americana experience. The service and food were good - we would return for the food.

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Thank 2Visitors2013
Tyler, Texas
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

Great Food at a reasonable price! Visit and tour the air museum and top it off with a great lunch. The cakes are delicious and homemade.

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Thank texasmusicman2015
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222 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015 via mobile

My family and I love eating here. The are a lot of options and I've eaten everything from salads to burgers and wraps. I've never been disappointed with the food. It is all freshly made and the cakes are out of this world!!!! My only complaint is it can be a little expensive!

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Thank dosomething2
Mountain Home, Arkansas
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89 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

If you like fresh, not packaged or frozen, this is a good place to go. It's clean, offering quite good basic food. I had good quantity of meats, crispy lettuce and tomato on my club sandwich and very good chips. Drinks are large. Others with us had other items and were equally pleased. Severs were quite good when we were... More 

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Thank Ron S
Tyler, Texas
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

First of all the food is average, Nothing to write home about. My family visited last Sunday and we were sadly disappointed. The wait is ridiculous. would have rather had a drive thru meal and had gotten to enjoy my Sunday with family, not waiting for an hour on mediocre food. The decor is miserable. Do they really think that... More 

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Thank david h
Mico, TX
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153 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014 via mobile

The wait staff were super friendly and the coffee was hot and delicious. The service is excellent & the restaurant is really clean but I gave this place a 3.5 because the food lacked flavor and it was really just an average place. I really wanted to like this little diner and my hubby and I may go back for... More 

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Thank Christy B
Katy
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

For those that are not pilots calm down. The breakfast is very reasonable. The hundred dollar hamburger is a reference to the amount of gas that is burned to fly to a favorite eating spot for good food and was coined as a phrase decades ago. Although with inflation the reality is whether hamburger or breakfast the food is around... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 150 Airport Drive, Tyler, TX 75704
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Tyler
  • Phone Number: 903-593-7455

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Monday
7:30 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
7:30 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday
7:30 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday
7:30 am - 2:00 pm
Friday
7:30 am - 2:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 2:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?