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Cafe 35 - CLOSED

4011 S General Bruce Dr, Temple, TX 76502-1025
+1 254-231-3428
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good40%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
Jun 18, 2014
“Not impressed.”
Dec 9, 2013
“Bri N.”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
4011 S General Bruce Dr, Temple, TX 76502-1025
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Reviewed June 18, 2014 via mobile

We've been to this restaurant twice. The first visit was decent (though not outstanding), but the second was disappointing and we haven't been back since. The food was very salty. The service was mediocre. The atmosphere was average. The restaurant has definite potential (menu, location,...More

Thank JaneCHD
Reviewed December 9, 2013 via mobile

Went in there for the first time with my family ordered the all you can eat catfish was not good fish didn't have any flavor and the hush puppies we could not even chew them they were so hard, the salad bar didnt not have...More

Thank Benita R
Reviewed October 9, 2013 via mobile

We have stopped in on a couple of Saturday's now for ribs. I think they are the best I have eaten in a long time. Better than Cooper's BBQ in Llano. The half rsck comes with fries cold slaw & salad bar. We have eaten...More

3  Thank Tina S
Reviewed July 31, 2013

We ate brunch here recently. I had soup and salad while my husband had the chicken fried steak (his favorite dish). The soup was tomato basil and was excellent. The salad was average but still good. My husband rated the chicken fried as "really good."...More

Thank Oklahoman57
Reviewed July 28, 2013

I usually give every place I eat at least 2 tries, because we all have a bad day sometimes....... But this place is overpriced and the food was terrible. I ordered the meatloaf, and after just one bite I asked if they could replace it...More

Thank Jean C
Reviewed July 20, 2013

I've been bragging about the gravy. Had breakfast and the gravy was blah and my biscuit was hard. I will come back but please go back to the original. As usual service was great. Lunch menu is very good. Chicken fried steak good.

Thank Rita W
Reviewed July 18, 2013

After much curiosity, my husband and I came to dine here, and it was a great choice. We were the only ones there which didn't bother us much as it felt like the place was all ours :) I had the strip steak which had...More

Thank GTO77
Reviewed June 3, 2013

Ate breakfast and the milk gravy tasted like homemade for sure. Biscuits were good. This place was recommended by two people so wanted to check it out. The wait staff was very friendly and service was great. Very clean and nice atmosphere. Bathroom was clean...More

Thank Rita W
Reviewed May 10, 2013

I had been reading the reviews online and couldn't wait to try Café 35. I am the caregiver for my 78 year old mother who has Alzheimer's disease. After her Doctor's appointment today, I decided to treat us both to lunch at Café 35. I...More

Thank S_Smith233
Reviewed April 8, 2013

We stopped here because our daughter had recommended it. It was an enjoyable lunch. We both ordered Chicken Fried Steak and my husband had green beans and mac and cheese, but I had mashed potatoes and corn (yes, I know, 2 starches!). The corn was...More

Thank caedwin
Cafe_35_Tem_TX, Owner at Cafe 35, responded to this reviewResponded April 11, 2013

Hi, Thank you for the kind words. Sorry about the bathroom issue you had. Based on your description you used the unisex in the event room. There are a set of Mens/Womens at the back of the main Dining Room. You go to the back...More

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Restaurant Details

Good for
Large groups
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4011 S General Bruce Dr, Temple, TX 76502-1025
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Temple
  • Phone Number: +1 254-231-3428
Local road side food destination. Best Chicken Fried Steak on I-35!!!! Great salad bar, grilled burgers, daily specials, and home made pie. Stop on by and give it a try.
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