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Ray's Drive In Cafe

420 N Timberland Dr, Lufkin, TX 75901-0460
+1 936-634-3262
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“onion rings” (31 reviews)
“hamburger” (30 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Fast food, Diner
420 N Timberland Dr, Lufkin, TX 75901-0460
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11 - 20 of 140 reviews

Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Never had a bad experience here. Food is excellent and employees have always been very friendly. Hamburgers and steak fingers are the best.

Thank Gladys A
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Good Food...Don't be in a hurry...can take a while to receive your order. The food is good and you will not be disappointed in the food...just sometimes a little bit slow receiving it!

Thank Robert B
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Burger was on a big bun but was very thin. Vegetables weren't crisp. Just an average burger. I will say the waitress was friendly and apologetic about being so slow.

Thank Diedre C
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

We like the drive-in option! Really friendly server! Hamburgers don't get any better! The inside dining is pleasant too!

Thank Lois C
Reviewed 24 June 2017

Enjoy going here for their famous "Ray's Special." The meat is so wonderfully mouthwatering and flavorful with the caramelized onions. You can't go wrong ordering you a basket of fresh hot onion rings, fries, and a RS.

Thank Yorsche V
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

Finally a local place is serving gluten free food. It is really great to just order a good burger that I can eat out. They also have gluten free hot dogs. Always have good service, reasonanble prices and family atmosphere. Ray's has given this good...More

Thank KittyBounds
Reviewed 17 June 2017

I had a Ray's Special and large onion rings. Kids had cheeseburgers and tots. Outstanding! We were blown away!

Thank Terry J
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

Good bacon cheeseburger. Thick bacon...tasty. Good old fashioned burger place. Had a customized baked potato instead of fries.

Thank Stephen S
Reviewed 22 May 2017

You can eat in your car, use the drive through or dine inside for one of the best burgers you have ever eat. They have a full menu of other thing that are delish also especially their onion rings.

Thank Barbara_HAlto
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

One of the more unique restaurant we have visited. Old timey car hop service is available outside or dine inside where the restaurant is decorated with old memorabilia. Exceptionally clean and a fun place to be. I had the Ray's special with cheese which is...More

Thank Don T
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10 July 2017|
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Response from bikelikeable | Reviewed this property |
Probably but call first. Very laid back.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 420 N Timberland Dr, Lufkin, TX 75901-0460
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Lufkin
  • Phone Number: +1 936-634-3262
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