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Montgomery Street Cafe

American, Cafe, Diner
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2000 Montgomery St, Fort Worth, TX 76107-4013
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
Closed now
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Mon - Fri 6:00 am - 2:00 pm
Sat 7:00 am - 12:00 pm
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88 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Loved our old-fashioned breakfast... just good plain food. Fried eggs, delicious bacon, hash browns and homemade biscuits and gravy...what is not to like?! Step back in time and enjoy!

Thank Peggy H
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

With the advice from my sister we tried this little hole in the wall gem. Luckily we did!!!! Wow!!! Had the breakfast special all around (eggs, sausage, hash browns, and biscuits and gravy.) All that for like $5.00 a plate!!! Eggs were cooked to my specification along with how I like my hash browns. Biscuits and gravy were decent definitely... More 

Thank RockOuttaTexas
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 2, 2016 via mobile

Stopped for a quick breakfast and the ambiance puts you back in the 60's. Small restaurant, but great food. Friendly staff, great walk decorations and just a plain and simple breakfast like Mom would make. But Mom never made biscuits this good.

Thank Bill B
Grapevine, Texas
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29 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 12, 2016

It's a hole in the wall cafe. Established 1949 and has still got some of the original decor. Food was excellent, great value, friendly servers. I think we have found a new breakfast restaurant! It's nit far from he cultural district of Ft Worth. Corner of Montgomery and Dexter. Don't blink you will miss it!

Thank fancifultexan
Fort Worth
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148 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 9, 2016

I had lunch with a friend. Food was ok. We had soup and salad. The soup was much better than the salad. Wish I had just gotten a bowl of soup. Service was ok. It was quiet so we could talk in a normal voice. Probably won't go back. Had better food for certain. Place smells old but not sure... More 

Thank Page1977
Fort Worth, Texas
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93 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 6, 2016 via mobile

For the "bottomless cup of coffee" test and throw in the Vintage Diner Experience...you have found THE PLACE. You will enjoy the cozy atmosphere; the huge 1950's hand painted mural, framed pictures of outlaws and heroes and yes, even the diner bar that you may sit and eat your homemade biscuits. The location is within walking distance of Will Rogers... More 

Thank waynevickiwheat
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29 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 1, 2016

This little hole-in-the-wall cafe near the cultural district of Ft. Worth has great down home, country dishes. It's a small place and sometimes you have to wait to get a table, but it is worth it. I think it has the best Chicken Fried Steak in town and great vegetables to choose from that taste like my grandmother cooked them.... More 

Thank James H
Fort Worth, Texas
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188 reviews
162 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 2, 2016

Quick and delicious breakfast and they know our names when we walk in. I love the ability to add sliced tomatoes to breakfast for .75 cents as well. Service with a smile and strong coffee

1 Thank JulesH2011
Dallas, Texas
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 25, 2016

Nice cozy neighborhood breakfast spot. Great biscuits, quick friendly service, hot coffee! Breakfast ends at 10:30am. A lot of good food for a great price.

Thank LesleyHu129
Fort Worth, Texas
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 9, 2016

Derik Lattig says if you like meatloaf, Chicken Fried Steak and a great home cooked style breakfast then check out one of the oldest Diners in Fort Worth. There aren't a lot of places like this left and finding a seat during peak times can be challenging. So, put down that fast food and head to the Montgomery Street Café.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Cafe, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
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
7:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2000 Montgomery St, Fort Worth, TX 76107-4013
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Fort Worth
  • Phone Number: 817-731-8033

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