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10350 Startz Rd, Canyon Lake, TX 78133-4909
+1 830-899-7522
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Texas
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26 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Love the small town charm! Service and food was awesome - our server was very sweet. Real food at real people prices! Cash only though but there is a bank ATM right next door. I've only had breakfast but it was just like being at Granny's breakfast table! Enjoy

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Denton, Texas
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48 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Startz Cafe has been there since the 1940's and if you find yourself around Canyon Lake this is a must stop. I have eaten here many times and am amazed that the staff remembers me even though it might be months between visits. I love having breakfast here and higly reccomend the breakfast tacos. One word of caution is they... More 

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Thank GLG3
New Braunfels, Texas, United States
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51 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There are many great options on the menu. The food is always great with friendly staff. We often bring out of town guests here for a meal. LOVE their homemade hot sauce. Be prepared with cash or check only.

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Thank Lyndi M
Canyon Lake, Texas
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cozy small town atmosphere with homestyle cooked meals, and great service. This old establishment has been a staple of Startzville for decades. Bring cash since no credit cards are accepted.

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Thank ManuelfromTexas
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Love going to Startz Cafe on Friday night for catfish night. Honestly, the hamburgers are awesome too! Lots of locals eat breakfast, lunch and dinner here. Definitely good home cooking! Cash only though but worth the effort.

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Thank Susan B
Houston, Texas
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208 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 179 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 1, 2016

Reminded us of the way things used to be...we had the chicken fried steak, and a burger but the daily special of meatloaf looked good too! We found everyone to be friendly, and the service was great. Our lunch was good homestyle comfort foods, and because they have been around for decades it had a warm atmosphere. Try it if... More 

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Thank csharp59
New Braunfels, Texas, United States
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51 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 27, 2016 via mobile

Lots of great menu items ... just like home cooking!! Great atmosphere & yummy food at breakfast, lunch, & dinner! You won't be disappointed!!

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Thank Lyndi M
Huntsville, Texas
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87 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 27, 2016

We stopped for lunch and found a great local place. It's been here since the mid 1800's, and building appears to be pretty much the same. It's still run by the original family. They have a daily lunch special which is a great deal ($6.99 including drink and dessert). The food was homemade--rare nowadays to get real mashed potatoes! When... More 

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Thank Christi T
Canyon Lake, Texas
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38 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

Startz Cafe is THE local eatery in Startzville. Local hang out for Breakfast . Chicken fried steak or fried catfish can't be missed for lunch or dinner. Homecooking with small town charm. Can't miss this one.

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Thank TRAVELLEREDD
Texas
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45 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 21, 2016

This is an old timer cafe, service is not the best or friendly. Bring cash as they are not update with credit cards. They don't really seem to care about service. Food is ok for the area.

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Thank TexasTravelbug50

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10350 Startz Rd, Canyon Lake, TX 78133-4909
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Canyon Lake
  • Phone Number: +1 830-899-7522

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