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Toiyabe Cafe

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150 Main St, Austin, NV 89310-9995
+1 775-964-2220
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86 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Driving 50 highway from California to Kansas there isn't much on this road in Nevada ! I believe there is 4 little towns stretched far apart from one another. So we got to Austin NV and it was time for lunch. Little cafe called Toiyabe Cafe was opened, had to be ok cause there was lots of cars lol. All... More 

Thank Glock A
Fort Worth, Texas
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125 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 November 2016

We saw a sign as we came into town about great burgers. We had planned to just picnic as normal. The we saw all the locals filling the parking lot. Stoppedin and all kinds of dec'd out for Halloween. Very nice and clean and so cute. Clean restroom! We both had burgers plus an order of fries & onion rings.... More 

Thank Traci M
Santa Rosa, California
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 November 2016

It was all decked out in Halloween garb including moving spider! Food was average , service was superb.

Thank hdafler
Ilwaco, Washington
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47 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 October 2016

My wife and I recently stopped for lunch and were pleasantly surprised by the quality of the food and service . I had soup and salad and my wife a burger, fries and a shake. Even if the place was not a stones throw from the middle of nowhere I would go back.

Thank DaCar160
Salem, Oregon
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353 reviews
148 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 152 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 October 2016

The restaurant opened at 6 am and we were there at 6:15 for breakfast. The dining area was decorated for Halloween and the Hostess was very happy to tell us about the decorations and about the vintage photos on the walls. One of us had the one egg breakfast and the other had a biscuit and gravy. One ordered a... More 

Thank SueinSalem
Brea, California
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103 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 October 2016

Would have had dinner here but they closed at 5 or so. Had breakfast, Great. Not sure about lunch or dinner, but the best looking place in town. Good food, Good staff. I you are looking for a meal in Austin this is the place if they are open.

Thank Ray S
Wellington, Nevada
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22 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

The Toiyabe used to be a regular stop coming home from high school rodeos that were in towns on highway 50. Stopped by on the way home from Ely. Walked in about 10 minutes before closing and was greeted by a gal yelling we are closed. We closed at 4. My son look at his watch and said it's not... More 

1 Thank Netti D
Fairfield, California
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43 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

You got a few extra pesos from NEVADA SLOT SPREE?? Try $28+ for two Cokes, two tap waters, two greeezy fries and two Ortega chiles mystery burgers on el buttered toasti!!!! Rude waiter, dirty menus. ...need I say mas? Bathrooms were clean!! Not busy (guess no one read the great reviews on TRIP ADVISOR or saw the big on the... More 

1 Thank Cosmo7760
Fairfield, California
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

We are traveling thru NV on the loneliest HWY 50. We heard Toiyabe Cafe had great flame broiled hamburgers!! Well we heard completely wrong!! These hamburger patties have never seen a flame!! And the meat was questionable!! More like steamed than broiled or flamed!! I ask for charged rare. No can do!! Very disappointing!! Service was also lacking!! We will... More 

1 Thank Golfer0099
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35 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

Dropped by for lunch in our way through Nevada. Couldn't get any attention from anyone. The waitress served locals that came in after us and still didn't come over. The cook was cleaning tables and we had to ask for menus. When he brought them I asked what is the soup of the day and as he backed away from... More 

1 Thank review1now

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Cafe
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 150 Main St, Austin, NV 89310-9995
  • Location: United States  >  Nevada (NV)  >  Austin
  • Phone Number: +1 775-964-2220

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