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Cafe Eccell

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$$ - $$$
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4401 South Texas Ave, College Station, TX 77840-1215 (Wellborn Rd.)
+1 979-599-7929
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Bryan, Texas
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223 reviews
155 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Today after church, I joined friends for a wonderful pepperoni pizza, fBlue Moon draft beer, and followed by a to die for strawberry tart. While the meal was excellent, we had to ask for our silverware and napkins after our food arrived. While this may seem a small thing, it is an indicator of attention to detail. They are a... More 

Thank Mike C
College Station, Texas
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73 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As always, this restaurant doesn't disappoint. Arrived about 2:00--the restaurant was quiet, but the service and food excellent. Ordered our favorite-crab cake appetizer and a salad. The Greek salad is really good. Decided to order the dessert tarts sampler-small size servings of the different tarts they make. Wow! All were yummy, but I still enjoy the strawberry tart the most.... More 

Thank J M
Houston, Texas
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87 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 18, 2017 via mobile

The food was good. I had the shrimp melt and wouldn't hesitate having it again. The Calamari is worth ordering too. Recommend.

Thank local3284
College Station, Texas
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37 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 9, 2017

I wanted a wood fired take out pizza with interesting, upscale toppings. I decided to try Cafe Eccell for take out. Pros: the ordering process on the phone was great--very friendly and helpful young man AND you can drive up to a window and pick up your order. Very cool! But the pizza just wasn't that good especially for the... More 

Thank jshor
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 23, 2016 via mobile

Great beers and wines. In Texas I want to drink small breweries from Texas. The staff is knowledgeable. Food is always top notch especially the soups. Today had the Tortilla chicken soup. Big and hearty with a lot of flavor. Had the Texas flat bread with steak added (that was a recommendation of my bartender/server) was awesome. Kelsey, the other... More 

Thank CALIson73
Brenham, TX
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67 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 3, 2016 via mobile

We have been there many times for different meals. Sunday brunch is always a treat. Everything on the menu is very good! And we always get a pizza or 2 to take home. They have a great selection of desserts and cocktails. The bar atmosphere is very nice as well.

Thank Richard R
College Station, Texas
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41 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 2, 2016

If we are looking for a place to go out for dinner - Cafe Eccell is usually at the top of our list! The wood fired pizza is an excellent choice and they have a friendly staff and offer some great local choices for beer and wine. This is a great place for large gatherings and family as well. I've... More 

Thank Dave S
Weatherford, Oklahoma
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189 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 30, 2016

Went here on Thanksgiving prior to an A&M Football game. Very crowded, as would be expected. I had the seafood enchiladas, and I would get them again. Excellent. The rest of our party ordered the Thanksgiving feast, which was just so-so. The portions were great, except the amount of turkey was marginal considering the $25 price. Some of the food... More 

Thank Ric B
Shreveport, Louisiana
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20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 27, 2016 via mobile

We were in College Station on Thanksgiving for the football game and this was one of the few restaurants open. It was amazing!! We got chips and the blanc queso to start - great flavor, then we split one of the brick-oven pizzas - it was SOOO good! We decided to splurge on dessert. I got the Creme Brûlée cheesecake... More 

Thank charla c
Athens, Greece
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46 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 26, 2016

I visited Cafe Eccell during a business trip to Texas. The environment is very nice decorated, the tables have wide space between them so the visitor feels really comfortable and the staff is really friendly and keen to help! The prices might seem a little high but when you come to taste the food the quality of the ingredients and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$30 - $30
American, Pizza, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children, Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4401 South Texas Ave, College Station, TX 77840-1215
    (Wellborn Rd.)
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  College Station
  • Phone Number: +1 979-599-7929

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