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Dairy Cone

836 Walnut St, Columbus, TX 78934-2213
+1 979-732-5500
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“cheeseburger” (5 reviews)
“ice cream” (4 reviews)
“patties” (3 reviews)
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American, Fast food
836 Walnut St, Columbus, TX 78934-2213
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Reviews (40)
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We just had a ice cream cone. It was tasty. The drive through young lady was delightful. Noted many people sitting outside on picnic tables eating burgers and fries and such. It was 100 degree out. Mus be good food just says no ....

Thank Janiam33
Reviewed 3 July 2017

I get a meal here to go at least once a week. My all time favorite is the Fancy Burrito. The Burgers are also The Best around!! My drink favorite is the Cherry Sprite. If your in the area def. give this place a try!!

Thank tasha a
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

Had some time while passing through on I-10. Skipped all the corporation burger joints and ventured into Columbus for local choices. Burger Cone had the look of an old town malt shop drive up. We had really good cheese burgers, tacos and tots/fries. Blue bell...More

Thank Mark T
Reviewed 11 June 2017

DQ food, a Texas tradition, is always good. Had to stop and get food for the family and this is a good place. Burgers, ice cream treats, blizzards and away we go. A favorite local hangout as witnessed by the line in the drive-thru.

Thank daddymo2
Reviewed 21 April 2017

These hamburgers are made with 100% beef and made like how hamburgers were made in the late 1950's-1960's.

Thank Rlabarbera
Reviewed 17 April 2017

This place looks exactly like the dairy queens of my childhood. Although dated, it appears well maintained. The food was better than expected and the service was as expected for a fast food type establishment.

Thank Diane J
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Always enjoy everything we have had off the menu. Great grilled cheese if you are looking for something to eat on Fridays during Lent.

Thank Kristin H
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

Best little drive in in town. Has the BEST homemade cheese burgers, BluBell ice cream served in the biggest scoops! Service is great and gets your order correct.

Thank Peggy W
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Off the beaten path of I-10, this small town drive-up burger joint is always hopping. Aside from the usually burgers and sandwiches, the menu is loaded with a variety of choices including Mexican food, baked potatoes, and numerous baskets. There is a drive-thru or you...More

Thank Kristin H
Reviewed 30 December 2016

Prices are very reasonable and food is fresh and very good. Their catfish baskets are wonderful and their milkshakes are the best my husband and I have ever had

Thank elnor d
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 10
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Seating
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: 836 Walnut St, Columbus, TX 78934-2213
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Columbus
  • Phone Number: +1 979-732-5500
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