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Cracker Barrel

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1602 State Highway 351, I20 & Hwy 351, Exit 288, Abilene, TX 79601-4746
+1 325-672-0280
06:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 06:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 06:00 - 23:00
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My food was decent but the server made our evening memorable. I do wish there were some low calorie offerings on the menu.

Thank Deborah R
Lamesa, Texas
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

My family visited Cracker Barrell because of its convenient location on I-20. The atmosphere was typical of any Cracker Barrel with down home furnishings and cozy shopping space. The wait time was quite efficient; 10-15 minutes on a Sunday afternoon. Then, my 4-year-old starting crying because we would buy him a lollipop and that's when our visit went downhill. Our... More 

Thank 46stephanyr
Dallas, Texas
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

We stopped here for dinner on our trip home to Dallas from Lubbock. The food was delicious and the atmosphere was warm and welcoming. I always love browsing the store too!

Thank AggieMom0714
Austin, Texas
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102 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

Amazing the meatloaf we good, served hot with 3 sides. Hungry from travel & stressed from truck traffic, we stopped to defuse and this was a good choice. Service with a smile, attentive wait staff. Crowded as expected at this time of day, the "host" was a bit pushy, but easily ignored. Value as Cracker Barrell usually is.......filled with Halloween... More 

Thank Art_L0ver
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

All I can say is I can't wait to go back very clean and friendly food was awesome and was to the table in a very timely manner

Thank Steven W
Hattiesburg, Mississippi
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36 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

We actually ate here twice on our vacation (once coming, once going), and other than service being a little slow on our first visit, the Abilene Cracker Barrel is up to the chain's usual standards. It is very convenient both to I-20 and a number of hotels, the restrooms are clean, and our food was properly prepared and reasonably priced.... More 

Thank Michael M
Huntsville, Alabama
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30 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

Niece wanted to go here for brunch on Sunday. Great waitress, clean and good food, can't ask for much more.

Thank Judy S
Comanche, Texas
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

On Saturday morning my husband and I took our 2 grandsons to breakfast. We were seated promptly and our server came and took our drink orders. The breakfast steak the oldest grandson ordered arrived very well done (he had ordered medium well) He cut into it and saw this and we asked her to take it back. She apologized and... More 

Thank Bonnie H
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

It was ok nothing amazing but was not bad either. Our server was tiffany and she was nice but slow....

Thank JamesT6780
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70 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

As with all Cracker Barrels, this place is ok. However, if you are looking for a great Sunday Meal...get the chicken on Sunday's. This is a must!

Thank diaperchanger01

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1602 State Highway 351, I20 & Hwy 351, Exit 288, Abilene, TX 79601-4746
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Abilene
  • Phone Number: +1 325-672-0280

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