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Pioneer Cafe

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108 E US Highway 79, Franklin, TX 77856-4065
+1 979-828-5631
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Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good22%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
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6:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Cafe, American, Diner
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LOCATION
108 E US Highway 79, Franklin, TX 77856-4065
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1 - 10 of 18 reviews

Reviewed November 17, 2017 via mobile

Stopped for lunch around 1:00 on a Thursday. Two of us had catfish and one has chicken fried steak. All were good. Baked potatoes were good, but one of us got a moldy portion cup of cheese with our potato toppings. No huge deal, but...More

Thank docwhiteaustin
Reviewed August 8, 2017

Breakfast 2 times in one week and the daily lunch buffet one other day. Couldn't get enough of this place. Home cooking, real food and seasoned like your grandmother cooked it.

Thank Dale H
Reviewed April 10, 2017 via mobile

Don't let the size of the building or the location deter you from eating here. Good food and friendly service. I've eaten their breakfast and a burger, both very good. The fellow next to me had the chicken fried steak. Next time I'll get it....More

Thank joe p
Reviewed September 22, 2016

Nice small town country diner, good food and lots of it. Great cheeseburger and they also have a great plates with sides. Informal and friendly.

Thank David W
Reviewed September 17, 2016

Stopped for lunch before going to safari. They were very busy. Special was catfish which was delicious. I had breakfast which was perfect.

Thank Melanie T
Reviewed July 27, 2016 via mobile

They make great burgers. I also like the all you can eat catfish on Friday nights. Great small town restaurant run by locals.

Thank kjelliott
Reviewed July 26, 2016

burgers are good and you can eat breakfast any time of day. just about anything you eat if acceptable

Thank Roy M
Reviewed July 6, 2016 via mobile

Not a buffet. They have a buffet set up but they serve you one plate for $9.00 which includes a meat, sides, bread, and a dessert. The salad bar is an extra $5.99 for one trip. For my family of 5 we payed $70.00. We...More

Thank Wadena M
Reviewed March 18, 2016

I liked it and would recommend it. Service was friendly and prompt. The cheese burger I ordered rocked! If you like crunchy onion rings get 'em here. I'm not an onion person but these were good.

Thank joe p
Reviewed February 8, 2016

Plain, bland but not unappetizing food. Typical steam table stuff. Surprisingly good hamburgers/cheese burgers.

Thank Sheron B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Cafe, American, Diner
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
Monday
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 108 E US Highway 79, Franklin, TX 77856-4065
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Franklin
  • Phone Number: +1 979-828-5631
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