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Roy's Cafe

American, Cafe, Diner
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306 N Beaton St, Corsicana, TX 75110-4624
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Mon - Sat 6:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Cedar Hill, Texas
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4 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped for lunch at 1:30 when the close at 2. You could tell because the bread was stale. The chicken fried steak was more batter than steak. The mashed potatoes were very dry. The buttered spinach was fine and the banana pudding was okay. The sweet tea wasn't very sweet. The waitress was very nice and helpful. Due to the... More 

Thank crjcw
Missouri City, Texas
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69 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016

We stopped by Roy's Cafe on a Monday afternoon during a drive from Dallas to Houston. I've been in a million Texas cafes because I relish the environment and the feel of them. This one was no exception in that you walk through the door and you tele-transport back at least 50 years. The booth seats were well worn, and... More 

Thank Ron S
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

We love local diners and this one is a gem. Service was really good, food was quick and fresh, and prices too reasonable. A winner!

Thank Dianne M
Corsicana, Texas
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16 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

Roy's is a small town cafe - good food, good fellowship, good and helpful service. You will enjoy eating at this cafe. I feel it is good value for the cost.

Thank PatriciaGullatt
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667 reviews
519 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2016 via mobile

My hubby and I stopped in on the way from Dallas to Houston to see downtown Corsicana. It is a nice historical area with many antique shops. We had lunch at Roy's for $5.25 each. My hubby really liked the fried catfish and the broccoli and cheese. My broccoli and cheese was not hot enough for my liking, but the... More 

Thank JoInTexas
Corsicana, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2016

Roy's is the best kept secret in Corsicana..... LOVE to go eat Breakfast. haven't made it to lunch yet but I am planning on doing it soon.... My daughter took me there one Saturday for Mother daughter day.... Loved it.... When we moved out to the lake we were upset because we wanted an I hop or something. there is... More 

Thank sbrazier2000
Fort Worth, Texas
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2016

Wonderful people and excellent food. Hours open until 2 pm Monday - Saturday.. Not open Sunday. Also have large to go cups.

Thank Larry J
Kemp, Texas
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13 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2016 via mobile

Breakfast was great. My husband used to eat here with his uncle he was little. It has that old small town charm.

Thank Cindy B
Corsicana, Texas
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2015

Ordered a Southwest Salad at 11:35 A.M. Finally got it at 12:10 p.m. because someone in the kitchen didn't know what kind of chicken to use. Ridiculous. Time to close this institution and reoopen under new management.

Thank 1977rickh
Waco, Texas
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23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2015

We stopped in for a quick lunch. Cute place, nostalgic atmosphere. The Texas grilled cheese with bacon was very good and also the onion rings. The onion rings were considered a side; so when we paid the bill and mentioned they were not listed on the ticket we found they were included. Very nice and courteous wait staff too.

Thank Nancy L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
American, Cafe, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 306 N Beaton St, Corsicana, TX 75110-4624
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Corsicana
  • Phone Number: 903-874-6791

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