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904 S Hwy 81-287, Decatur, TX
+1 940-627-7785
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (17 reviews)
“pie” (11 reviews)
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06:00 - 14:00All hours
American, Cafe, Diner
904 S Hwy 81-287, Decatur, TX
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The Whistle Stop Cafe is nothing to look at. It's a little hole in the wall cafe where the locals eat. There's a reason they eat there. The portions are very generous, the service is quick and overall the food is GOOD. Definitely save room...More

Thank Kathy W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I met friends for breakfast here and was pleased as it a small friendly little hole in the wall place. The food was very good. Seating is limited so if you time it wrong you may have to wait.. but well worth it instead of...More

Thank jrwam
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

The chicken fried steak is large, perfect batter, seasoned just right and gooood. Friendly staff, fast service, great pies and great prices.... 160 mile round trip, but will detour future travel routes to visit this jewel. Six in our group, five got the cf steak....More

Thank Jc B
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Down home, home made and very casual dining. This is worth while stop for everyone. They are also known for their pies and they are worth every calorie so be sure to save room or get a slice to go. Texas is big on pies.

Thank AAR47
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

True retro American diner experience. Vintage building from the 1920's. Great food and super Nice folks running the place. Very affordable.

Thank 903srguy
Reviewed 7 July 2017

We had lunch here and it was nothing special. I asked if I could have a tuna melt and was told yes. What I received was a cold tuna sandwich with a slice of American cheese on toasted white bread. (I was expecting a hot...More

Thank Lolly706
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

Loved the whistle stop, food was so good,biscuits were to die for. Waitress was very efficient and friendly. What more can you ask for!

Thank jfarite
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

Cute place with super friendly and fast service. Great sandwiches; make sure you get onion rings-large and crispy! So many selections of pie had to have one piece there and one for the road.

Thank Mary K
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

So who could pass up breakfast at the Whistle Stop Cafe especially after seeing the movie Fried Green Tomatoes? However, not the same location since the movie was filmed in Georgia but just like a step back in time. I had 2 biscuits smothered in...More

Thank Ann H
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Passing through town, stopped for breakfast. I would stop again. Food and service good. Small town feel, maybe hear some gossiping going on. Definitely mostly regulars and locals.

Thank Tom C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Cafe, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 904 S Hwy 81-287, Decatur, TX
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Decatur
  • Phone Number: +1 940-627-7785
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