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Tom's Home Cookin' - CLOSED

800 E 26th Ave, Denver, CO 80205-5147
+1 303-388-8035
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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good21%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
3 Sep 2015
“Home Cook Food...Yummy!”
15 Jul 2015
“Decent place, massive portions.”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
American, Barbecue, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
££ - £££
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LOCATION
800 E 26th Ave, Denver, CO 80205-5147
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1 - 10 of 38 reviews

Reviewed 4 September 2015

As usual the line was out the door and remained out the door even after we ate and left. The place is set up to handle all your basic needs for eating and drinking. They are only open for lunch so once the food is...More

Thank Rosalie S
Reviewed 15 July 2015

I'll have to disagree with some of the reviewers here when they say this isn't like food you'll find in the South. There are tons of places in the South with food like this--cafeterias and chain restaurants, for instance--that, while popular, are not the best...More

Thank Jude F
Reviewed 9 July 2015 via mobile

Amazing! If you love southern cooking' Tom's is the place for you!! Catfish was legit! Breaded just like home! Loved the peach cobbler!! Worth the trip!!

Thank Kris H
Reviewed 9 July 2015 via mobile

If you like southern food, this is the place. Wife, who is from Arkansas says "The catfish is legit". The chicken fried steak and gravy is like my grandmother used to make. BEWARE THIS PLACE IS CASH ONLY, so prepare according of about $15 per...More

Thank Eric H
Reviewed 24 June 2015

Southern homestyle food with a fixed menu that changes daily. There is usually a line out the door with folks waiting in line for the fare. You walk in a cafeteria style line selecting one entree with two sides and a drink for a standard...More

1  Thank educator_12
Reviewed 3 February 2015

I have been reading about Tom's for a while and finally my husband and I made it there today. These are high calorie, well salted and fatted meals served with very friendly smiles. This restaurant is only open 11:30 until the food runs out. My...More

Thank Catherine D
Reviewed 26 November 2014 via mobile

Great southern comfort food. Small place so get there early. Also cash only so be prepared. Portions are huge and food was delicious. Will be back.

Thank Christopher B
Reviewed 30 October 2014 via mobile

I've never tried southern food before so the guys were great explaining the simple menu. People of all colours were lined up around the corner. The fried chicken was great I tried the turkey & BBQ pork as well. Huge servings simple menu. Pretty awesome....More

Thank Marisa H
Reviewed 17 October 2014

Is the Welton Street Cafe open? Try there. These folks give you large portions of mediocre "southern" food at a relatively high price ($14 in a carry-out box). They serve lots of lunches to folks who want lots of fat, salt, and sugar. Maybe the...More

Thank chuckofdenver
Reviewed 24 May 2014

Having been married for almost 30 years to my wife who is from Georgia, I've had my fair share of southern cooking when visiting the in-laws. This is pretty good for Denver, but doesn't come close to cooking I've had around Georgia/South Carolina.

1  Thank MiltParker_CO
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$20
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 15:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 15:00
Thursday
11:00 - 15:00
Friday
11:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 800 E 26th Ave, Denver, CO 80205-5147
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Denver>  > Five Points
  • Neighbourhood: Five Points
  • Phone Number: +1 303-388-8035
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