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Old West Cafe

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1020 Dallas Dr, Denton, TX 76205-5278
+1 940-382-8220
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6:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 6:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Glasford, Illinois
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42 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great home style food. Great breakfast. The biscuits and gravy have jalapeños; I wasn't expecting that. They were still good even though I don't like jalapeños. Good eggs and hash browns. They have nice thick ham steaks as an option.

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Thank sjr1974
Dallas, Texas
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love breakfast at Old West even when its after noon! Huge plate-sized pancakes and fluffy biscuits and sausage gravy like my grandma used to make. Terrific lunches as well with yummy meatloaf and potluck. My only complaint is they don't do desserts anymore. But servings are big enough you don't really have room for dessert anyway. Open early but close... More 

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Thank DebTX76207
Argyle, Texas
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85 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place has great country breakfasts. The biscuits and gravy are fantastic and they have several options that you can choose. I they have good hash browns too. If you are visiting on the weekend, plan to wait a little bit before you get a table. They are always busy.

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Thank cassyg99
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great fun with Texas decor and wonderful but HUGE breakfasts. The crushed cereal dusted french toast was surprisingly good.

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Thank OmaMerle
Denton, Texas
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This location has a hard time serving biscuits and gravy above lukewarm, as well as other food items. I've had biscuits come out stone cold even when I asked my server to be sure they were warm. If this was a one time thing then OK, it's a one time thing. But it's happened to me at least half a... More 

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Thank David G
Krum, Texas
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26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Usually go here to eat breakfast on Sunday. The staff is always friendly and courteous. The food I cannot say enough about it. It comes out the way you order it and there is enough for several people to eat from just one order. We've eaten here a few times for lunch and have never been disappointed. My favorite place... More 

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Thank Terry S
Columbus, United States
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Not only is the food wonderful, but you get plenty of it! Don't let the full parking lot preclude from waiting for a table. The service is fast and food is hot. The friendly staff is the best.

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Thank Mike A
Denton, Texas
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 15, 2017 via mobile

We've been going to Old West in Sanger for many years. There is lots of food and it is consistently great quality.

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Dallas, Texas
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230 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 15, 2017

This place was built on friendly service great food and healthy portions. The lobby is small and a bit uncomfortable but often overlooked with the fore-mentioned pluses. Unfortunately our last visit was really really bad so we wanted to gives a heads up to folks out there to be on the lookout for warning signs so your experience is not... More 

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Thank bprsurf
Denton, Texas
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 14, 2017

I ordered the standard fare for an American breakfast: 2 eggs over easy, bacon, and hash browns. The waitress brings the plate and sets it down on the table and I observed the sickening sight of the upper surface of the eggs sliding sideways a half an inch and back again, wave motion. I knew what this meant: the egg... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Cafe
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
Monday
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
Friday
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1020 Dallas Dr, Denton, TX 76205-5278
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Denton
  • Phone Number: +1 940-382-8220

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