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The Overlook Cafe at Fossil Rim

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2155 County Road 2008, Fossil Rim Wildlife Center, Glen Rose, TX 76043-6117
+1 254-897-2960
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good48%
  • Average19%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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“french fries” (4 reviews)
“hamburger” (7 reviews)
“salad” (3 reviews)
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2155 County Road 2008, Fossil Rim Wildlife Center, Glen Rose, TX 76043-6117
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Reviewed March 7, 2018

cant say how much i enjoyed this place, its well worth the money and plus your in the laided back country,lol

Thank Jerry S H
Reviewed December 30, 2017

We enjoyed our food here. We had nachos, a burger, Philly steak and a patty melt. It was nice to have a hot meal as it was a cold day when we were there.

Thank Familyof4fromtx
Reviewed September 26, 2017 via mobile

We didn’t plan on eating at the park originally, but timing led us to give the cafe a try. We were nervous that there would be high prices or bad food, but we found the opposite - fair prices and beautifully cooked food. Best of...More

Thank Katheryn J
Reviewed July 28, 2017

The food is average at best. I had a hamburger and it was still pink on the inside. Our grandchild had natchos which she didn't like the cheese. My wife had a ham sandwich which she said was average at best. The employees you could...More

Thank grwilson2002
Reviewed July 16, 2017 via mobile

The overlook cafe was a nice stop along our journey through fossil rim. Prices are a tad high but the money is used toward the animals housed here so I feel it was worth it. The view is spectacular!

Thank Tara M
Reviewed May 16, 2017

At the halfway point through the park you can stop and relax where the view of the surrounding area is amazing.

Thank Dave S
Reviewed March 22, 2017

When you have a captive audience, you should not relax and drop standards. We had to wait 30mins for our order, then they got it wrong. We were not supplied with the dressing for our salads and I had to go back and ask for...More

1  Thank petraAbuDhabi_Uae
Reviewed January 19, 2017

Great people - down home type feel. You can eat outside on wooden tables and chairs. Views are great. Good food. Great spot for families.

Thank Christina V
Reviewed December 22, 2016

Nice place for stretching your legs after (for us) about a 1 1/2 hour slow drive thru safari. This is the half way point in the safari tour. Typical burgers, hot dogs, french fries, ice cream etc. but take them out on the patio which...More

Thank Joe G
Reviewed November 28, 2016

we went to fossil rim, yesterday, me and my friend wanted to have since it was very cold outside, so first i bought a coffee and requested the girl to give me one extra...tiny pack of creamer, girl like anywhere else handed over the creamer....More

1  Thank Mimioochie
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Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2155 County Road 2008, Fossil Rim Wildlife Center, Glen Rose, TX 76043-6117
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Glen Rose
  • Phone Number: +1 254-897-2960
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