We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Storiebook Cafe

502 NE Barnard St, Glen Rose, TX 76043-4808
+1 254-897-2665
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (40 reviews)
“wraps” (13 reviews)
“soup” (15 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
American, Cafe, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
502 NE Barnard St, Glen Rose, TX 76043-4808
All Details
Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (162)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

11 - 20 of 161 reviews

Reviewed 25 May 2017

Stopped here for lunch and was wowed by the selection of books that lined the walls. The food is reasonable, hearty and good. Soups were tasty, served at the right temperature and sandwiches were tasty. I had a grilled cheese sandwich with tomato which brought...More

Thank NewYorkLonghorn
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

I have dined at the Storiebook Cafe in the past which made it easy to choose Storie to cater a combination Birthday and Family Reunion in Glen Rose. Her food is absolutely delicious!! If you ever have a chance to taste Storie's chicken and dumplings,...More

Thank Mark W
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

While the title may seem strange, I'm really a fan of what my mother called "tea rooms". Storiebook reminds me of a tea room in a department store that she loved. My Wife and I met friends here for lunch. She had the BLT and...More

Thank Greg P
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Good sized establishment with a separate play area for kids. Food and coffee were delicious, service friendly and quick. Unique atmosphere and a must visit for Glen Rose.

Thank Devidence
Reviewed 19 April 2017

The inside is like something out of a storybook. Great menu selection, I had a hard time deciding. Our food was very good and fresh. One of the soup choices that day was Cabbage and sausage. It was delicious! Great place to take kids.

Thank Melissa M
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

My wife and I ate lunch here during our visit to Glenrose. The food was freshly prepared and reasonably priced with excellent service. The d ecore gives you the feeling of being in a library. The locally homemade pickles are a stand out. Excellent!

Thank Rick T
Reviewed 24 March 2017

We initially went in to grab some coffee, but the menu looked good, so we had lunch - a salad and a sandwich. The place is full of books, all of which are for sale. A centerpiece was a "tree" made of books - very...More

Thank Gene H
Reviewed 20 March 2017

So glad we happened upon this place! The kids loved the play area, and the staff was SO friendly. We would definitely go back.

Thank Rachael P
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Went w my family and the first thing you see is a cardboard sign full of irony. 'Please be patient...don't get angry at staff... everything we make is fresh "... but here's the rub...45 minute wait but there's a table right there they could clear?...More

Thank usmc2300
Reviewed 12 March 2017

This restaurant was adorable! Our little people (4 and 2) could have stayed here all day playing with the mish mash of toys, dress ups and books. That was good, because the service is a wee bit slow. The food was yummy and we will...More

Thank happy00000
Nearby Restaurants
Hammond's B B Q
254 reviews
1.14 km away
Riverhouse Grill
222 reviews
.50 km away
La Vita Italian Restaurant
91 reviews
.25 km away
Nearby Attractions
Big Rocks Park
236 reviews
.74 km away
Historic Downtown Glen Rose
77 reviews
.29 km away
The Green Pickle - Texas Beer Garden & Gallery
21 reviews
.20 km away
Barnard's Mill
13 reviews
.63 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Storiebook Cafe staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 502 NE Barnard St, Glen Rose, TX 76043-4808
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Glen Rose
  • Phone Number: +1 254-897-2665
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing