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Monument Cafe

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500 S. Austin Avenue, Georgetown, TX 78626
+1 512-930-9586
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07:00 - 21:00
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 07:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Denton, Texas
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Love the old building, a step back in time. We had great service. The food was pretty good, we had a hamburger and the King Ranch casserole. The KRC needed salt to kick the taste up a little bit; but, was still good. Another one to cross off the Triple D bucket-list.

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Thank Diann O
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71 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I've been going to the Monument for 17 years and haven't had a bad meal yet. They have great breakfasts, salads, sandwiches. I love the chicken-fried chicken, onion rings, quiche, and Monument chocolate pie!

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Thank Wendy S
Big Bear Lake, California
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648 reviews
454 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 214 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This place was recommended to me by a friend and I decided to grab dinner here recently. It is located in the old downtown area of Georgetown in a historic building. However, it isn't your standard 'cafe' as it is more an upscale cafe or restaurant with a somewhat unique menu. The service was very friendly and the food very... More 

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Thank Steven C
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2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We had friends visiting from Colorado in mid December. Sunday morning, we decided to eat out. Georgetown has typical breakfast choices like IHop, Dennys, etc., but we chose The Monument Cafe! Now don't confuse it with El Monumento which is an outstanding Mexican food restaurant a couple of blocks notth of the Monument Cafe, and which is owned by the... More 

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Thank Timothy F
Georgetown, Texas
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33 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

The food is always fresh and locally procured whenever possible. Lots of comfort food to choose from. It's good food but wish they would rotate items on menu to freshen it up. We have eaten there all times of the day and service is always great. I've never had a rude or unfriendly server and we have been going there... More 

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Thank BlissRanch
Georgetown, Texas
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is not the old Monument Cafe. It used to be you would know the servers and they were friendly and accommodating - not so much since their relocation years ago. Food was so so but the coffee was the worst, most bitter brew I have ever tasted.

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Thank Janice G
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56 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

We had twelve people including babies on a busy Saturday morning. The service was great, food came out quick and was delicious and all the other tAbles seemed equally pleased. Love that they have their own garden and do fresh squeezed oj.

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Thank Yummycheckers
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

My husband and I have a once a month meeting where we have the opportunity to stop by the Cafe for dinner. We both look forward to it. The food is fresh, homemade, much of it locally purchased. The service is good - kind of a relaxed sort of place but if you tell the waitstaff you have a deadline... More 

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Thank Kathleen T
Austin, Texas
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I take my wife there in the morning and have always had great service and great breakfast food. Fresh pressed orange juice is the best. Sausage and biscuit gravy with eggs on top can not be beat. I am ashamed to say we have not done lunch or dinner there. I don't know why. This is going to the top... More 

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Thank derfo2015
Temple, Texas
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105 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was good… It doesn't seem to be like it used to be. My daughter had the salmon and enjoyed it but it seems like a very small portion for $20. I had the chicken fried chicken and it was good. Are used to have more of a specialty type soup...not so this time

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Cuisine
American, Cafe, Diner, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 21:00
Monday
07:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 21:00
Thursday
07:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 500 S. Austin Avenue, Georgetown, TX 78626
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Georgetown
  • Phone Number: +1 512-930-9586

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