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Pioneer Cafe

108 E US Highway 79, Franklin, TX 77856-4065
+1 979-828-5631
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good22%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
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Cafe, American, Diner
108 E US Highway 79, Franklin, TX 77856-4065
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Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

Stopped for lunch around 1:00 on a Thursday. Two of us had catfish and one has chicken fried steak. All were good. Baked potatoes were good, but one of us got a moldy portion cup of cheese with our potato toppings. No huge deal, but...More

Thank docwhiteaustin
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Breakfast 2 times in one week and the daily lunch buffet one other day. Couldn't get enough of this place. Home cooking, real food and seasoned like your grandmother cooked it.

Thank Dale H
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Don't let the size of the building or the location deter you from eating here. Good food and friendly service. I've eaten their breakfast and a burger, both very good. The fellow next to me had the chicken fried steak. Next time I'll get it....More

Thank joe p
Reviewed 23 September 2016

Nice small town country diner, good food and lots of it. Great cheeseburger and they also have a great plates with sides. Informal and friendly.

Thank David W
Reviewed 17 September 2016

Stopped for lunch before going to safari. They were very busy. Special was catfish which was delicious. I had breakfast which was perfect.

Thank Melanie T
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

They make great burgers. I also like the all you can eat catfish on Friday nights. Great small town restaurant run by locals.

Thank kjelliott
Reviewed 27 July 2016

burgers are good and you can eat breakfast any time of day. just about anything you eat if acceptable

Thank Roy M
Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

Not a buffet. They have a buffet set up but they serve you one plate for $9.00 which includes a meat, sides, bread, and a dessert. The salad bar is an extra $5.99 for one trip. For my family of 5 we payed $70.00. We...More

Thank Wadena M
Reviewed 19 March 2016

I liked it and would recommend it. Service was friendly and prompt. The cheese burger I ordered rocked! If you like crunchy onion rings get 'em here. I'm not an onion person but these were good.

Thank joe p
Reviewed 8 February 2016

Plain, bland but not unappetizing food. Typical steam table stuff. Surprisingly good hamburgers/cheese burgers.

Thank Sheron B
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Restaurant Details

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Cafe, American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 108 E US Highway 79, Franklin, TX 77856-4065
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Franklin
  • Phone Number: +1 979-828-5631
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