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$5 - $11
American, Soups
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Reviewed July 20, 2020

We drove from Fort Worth to enjoy lunch at one of our favorite tea rooms! So happy to get out of town if only for lunch. None of the employees were wearing masks, however, which immediately surprised us. Every restaurant we go to in Fort...Worth has a strict policy regarding masks. Since we had driven 45 minutes to get there, we decided to stay and chance it. Lunch was delicious, service wonderful as always and we still love The Doves Nest. Just wished there had been more precautions to protect the employees and customers.More

Date of visit: July 2020
Reviewed July 13, 2020 via mobile

Consistently very good food. A favorite for many years and you can browse their shops while waiting for a table.

Date of visit: July 2020
Reviewed January 22, 2020

Not a chain restaurant by any means. Dove's Nest's owner is/was a CHEF, compared to just a cook. Service is good. Recipes are AWESOME. Affordable

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed January 14, 2020

Waxahachie known for there antique haven best in Texas. This establishment is right in the middle of it all. A must see and enjoy the food because its the best quality in town.

Date of visit: February 2019
Reviewed December 21, 2019

I gave the Dove's Nest high rating because the selection of items in the shop is great and food is quite good. Very pleasant experience, even during the town's busy Christmas celebration weekend.

Date of visit: December 2019
Reviewed December 14, 2019

The ladies loved it, the men were ok. The men had burgers which we both thought were ok. Not great not bad. The restaurant felt like an addendum to the store which is very packed with Christmas articles. The wait

Date of visit: December 2019
Reviewed November 24, 2019

We just arrived from our flight from Ontario to Dallas Love and we had only thirty minutes before the restaurant is closing Luckily, we were seated right away and the waitress said that there is only 2 cups of potato soup available. Considering the day...was rainy and cold, the potato soup was the best meal to have. I also ordered the club sandwich (oh! the bacon was so good). The restaurant had a cozy feel to it. Love restaurants when they make you feel at ease and you can also enjoy the company of your friends. I observed my girlfriends enjoying their lunch and so I can confidently say that the dishes they ordered was good. The waitress knew that we will pay separately and she told us to pay at the cashier individually. Overall, I like the place, the nice staff and the good food.More

Date of visit: November 2019
Reviewed October 26, 2019

This is a different place to eat. Has a area of antique things to see and purchase. The food is really good. Atmosphere and food worth the trip. Go check it out.

Date of visit: May 2019
Reviewed October 25, 2019 via mobile

We just left, it’s 1:45pm, where did those good reviews come from? Food was fair, but almost every table DID NOT finish their lunch no one bothered to check after we got our food, and I might add it came long after others that came...later got their food. Check came, and see ya, well we live a long way off, so chances to return anyway which we wouldn’t are slim to none. I would look else where, to see what is availableMore

Date of visit: October 2019
Reviewed October 8, 2019

The Doves Nest has a variety of unique plates to choose from and great soups! Don’t forget dessert and spice tea!

Date of visit: September 2019
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Response from Erica B | Reviewed this property |
I think you would really enjoy The Doves Nest for your gathering. Great menu, decor and staff. We really enjoyed it in August.
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