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Jay Cafe

16634 Texas 36, Needville, TX
+1 979-793-7900
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pies” (32 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
16634 Texas 36, Needville, TX
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Reviewed August 27, 2018

This restaurant had great food and great prices. Only wish I had saved room for the awesome-looking pie. Staff was super friendly and the manager came to each table to make sure you had a good experience. Cute gift shop too!

Thank amarxma
Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

I can’t say enough about this small town restaurant. I had the grilled salmon special and it is AMAZING! The others in our party had the chicken fried steak which they said was also excellent. I had salad and corn with mine and it may...More

Thank TonyS1234
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

Wait staff friendly and food was good. There were five of us and one was an elderly gentleman. The waitress took particularly good care of him.

Thank Gloria G
Reviewed July 5, 2018

Service is good, food is great, good country cooking and reasonably priced. If you visit on a Friday, definitely try the fried catfish or Salmon.

Thank susanbY5959HT
Reviewed July 2, 2018 via mobile

We walked in and Madeline treated us. She was vibrant and true with her greeting. We asked for a booth and she accommodated us even though the were busy. She seated us and told us about the specials of the day. It was refreshing because...More

1  Thank Kay J
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

Awesome customer service, and great home cooking. Managers and staff are all friendly. Makes you feel right at home. There food is all good, jalapeno poppers are the best.

Thank Juan M
Reviewed June 9, 2018 via mobile

You have not lived until you have tried the fried pickle chips at this place! The chicken fried chicken was pretty amazing too. Round the meal off with some chocolate pie and you are all set. Food was great and the service was fantastic. We...More

Thank MamaLikesToTravel16
Reviewed June 1, 2018

We found this cafe on the way back from Brazos Bend State Park. There was a good crowd on Sunday afternoon but service and food was excellent. We both had the jumbo wood grilled shrimp which was awesome! We also tried the onion strings which...More

Thank BellaVistaWilsons
Reviewed May 25, 2018

We stopped in for breakfast on a Friday morning. I had 2 of the buttermilk pancakes which were good. They would have been great, had the syrup been warmed or a fruit could have been added. My husband had the 2 eggs, ham, house fries...More

Thank BandDMarquezTX
Reviewed May 16, 2018 via mobile

Have driven by here many times over the years and finally decided to stop. It was an early dinner and not crowded. We were seated and gave our drink orders. I order the grilled chicken breast with green beans and a salad. My son ordered...More

Thank lbhorton1953
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16634 Texas 36, Needville, TX
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Needville
  • Phone Number: +1 979-793-7900
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