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Hester's Cafe & Coffee Shop

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1714 S Alameda St, Corpus Christi, TX 78404-2931
+1 361-885-0558
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7:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Conroe, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Lamar Square location. I had expected more from the TA reviews I read. I ordered the Curfew omelette. It was OK, too lite on the feta cheese. I expected a more flavorful taste from this combination. The whole preparation was dry and somewhat rubbery in texture. Potatoes we inspiring. Wife and mom in law had Duke Ellington scramble. No complaints... More 

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Thank Allan J
Corpus Christi, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great lunch spot. Set in a shopping center it has inside and patio self -seated dining. Easy to find and get in and out in an hour. Great selection of sandwiches and salads as well as yummy desserts if you care to indulge. It does get busy over the noon hour as it is very popular; so... More 

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Thank madaboutcorpus
Corpus Christi, Texas
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16 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hester's has three delicious locations. You can't go wrong dining at any of them. I love the Gypsy sandwhich, and the Blue Jack and the Turbo Brownie. Really everythi g is delicious. I have never had a bad dish. They also serve breakfast/brunch. They also have an excellent espresso machine so if you need your caffeine fix then you are... More 

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Thank Cheryl V
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food is delicious and the staff is very friendly and helpful! Christian music playing and lost of windows!

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Thank J A
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food, reasonable prices, and staff extremely nice. I took my parents for breakfast and we all walked out very satisfied and dad is one of the pickiest eaters I know. Worth making a stop for the bakery if you dont have time for eating a meal.

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Thank funtimenow16
Corpus Christi, Texas
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2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 14, 2017

They help with menu contents and allergies. The waitress helped with choices in the menu. I recommend the desserts. Death by chocolate.

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Thank padreislnd
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334 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 14, 2017

Another waitress recommended Hester's for breakfast, so we gave it a try. Small, eclectic café - order at the counter and they serve you. Combination bakery and café with wooden tables. I ordered the egg / cheese breakfast sandwich on sourdough - delicious with a creamy latte. My friend ordered the mushroom, bacon omelet that was creamy and tasty. Of... More 

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Thank Sue S
Corpus Christi, Texas
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 13, 2017

I toured the art museum with some friends. We had drinks and desert afterwards. I enjoyed my visit and the treat.

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Thank Jimmie H
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 13, 2017 via mobile

I like everything in Corpus Christi and have been to Hester's numerous times and it never fails to be great - no matter the location. My favorite location is the one at the Blue Frog Mercantile but that is because of the great shopping attached. Business or pleasure, it is a fun place for a girl lunch.

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Thank Amanda D
Corpus Christi, Texas
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 13, 2017

Good food, great service, a great place for breakfast. The food was served quickly and it was fresh and hot, perfect.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Cafe, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Kids, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
Monday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1714 S Alameda St, Corpus Christi, TX 78404-2931
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Corpus Christi
  • Phone Number: +1 361-885-0558

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?