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Coney Island Cafe

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114 West Foster Avenue, Pampa, TX 79065
+1 806-669-9137
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Pampa, Texas
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Great hot dogs at a great price!! Been going there since I was a kid. Wife likes the stew. Especially on a cold day.

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Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

The Coney is an icon. The food is the same now as it was 50 years ago! Great chili and the pie is outstanding. Prices are amazing. This is truly a place you have to experience if you come to Pampa. Coney hot dogs rock!!!

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Thank Pduezabou
Pampa, Texas
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11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 22 June 2016

The Coney is just a homey little 1950's style diner, where you know all the staff and everyone who walks in the door on a first name basis. The food is basic but good. Just burgers and dogs with the classic Coney chillie on everything. What makes this place worth visiting is Linda, the cook and proprietor. She is the... More 

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Thank phoque4
Pampa, Texas
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24 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 May 2016

While Coney Island is no longer owned by the Gikas Brothers, the building, food and even some staff are the same. Linda did tell me they updated the restrooms. Very reasonable place to eat, but apparently you have to have grown up around it to appreciate the atmosphere.

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Thank valconrad
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 16 December 2015

This is a must go for anyone visiting Pampa. It's simple and delicious. It has a decent selection of cafe style food. The place has been around forever. If you've never been now's the time!

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Thank Spiked19
Dallas, Texas
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1,922 reviews
1,172 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 520 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 November 2015 via mobile

It is by far one of the worst restaurants I've eaten at in Pampa. When the chili gets low they just keep adding water. It's flavorless, burgers and dogs are cheap frozen dogs. If you believe the excellent reviews you will be horribly disappointed.

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Thank wick1979
Elkhart, Kansas, United States
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20 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2015

At one time the Coney Island was a fantastic little place with great food. Sadly, it's day has come and gone. The food is no longer edible.

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Thank David M
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26 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2015

If you like green-looking meat and terrible chili, this place is for you. It's been around forever and I'm not sure why. I guess it holds nostalgic meaning for the old folks in town. Small restaurant that seems a little grimy. Wouldn't go back here for anything. I heard someone say they have good pie. I'll pass

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Thank Reg_Cookin
Saginaw, Texas
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45 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 July 2015

No visit to Pampa is complete without a visit to this historic little cafe. The coneys are good and they always have a nice selection of pie.

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Thank krisranbay
Pampa, Texas
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22 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 June 2015

Everyone needs to try the Coney at least once in their life, especially chili lovers. This is a historic part of Pampa, serving great food since 1933. May not be good for your health, but it's great for your soul!!

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Thank Michelle O

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Restaurant Details

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Diner
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Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
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Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 114 West Foster Avenue, Pampa, TX 79065
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Pampa
  • Phone Number: +1 806-669-9137

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?