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342 US Highway 90A, Gonzales, TX
+1 830-672-0056
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We go every Friday night for catfish, beans, hush puppies, Cole slaw and iced tea. A great combination.

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Thank Rhonda T
West, Texas, United States
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57 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This is the cafe at the auction yard- it is GREAT food... and plenty of it! Very reasonably priced- 2 adults and 2 teenage boys with appetizer was around 40 dollars- WITH leftovers to take home. Good service, good tea, and lots of locals.....

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Thank MtCowpony
Portland, Texas
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Cow Palace Restaurant in Gonzales Texas is what many small towns have so often. It's an establishment that has been consistently pumping out good food at good prices for many, many years. You go there not to be unexpectedly impressed; but just to be confidently satisfied. My first time anywhere I go, I normally order the Chicken Fried Steak. I... More 

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Thank Steve B
Silsbee, Texas
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 February 2017

If you are wanting the true local flavor of Gonzales TX, this is the place to eat. You will see local families, visitors and real cowboys and experience a friendly staff and unique atmosphere. The restaurant is located in the same building as the livestock sale barn so you can see and hear cattle, and listen to cowboys talk about... More 

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Thank Danny C
Austin, TX
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 10 January 2017

I actually lived not far from here back in 1989-1990 and enjoyed the food then but had not been back since. But we were driving through town and decided to stop for dinner. That was a good decision. The onion rings were superb as was the CFS. The cost of our meal was less than what I would expect to... More 

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Thank Theroger
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23 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

The steaks are second to none! The hamburger steak is great also.i highly recommend the breakfast good food good price

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Thank Jimasher
Corpus Christi, Texas
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50 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Good food and nice people! Great angus burger, patty melt and chicken quesadillas! Unique place and the meeting spot for locals. Reasonable prices added to the overall fun experience. Be prepared to blow your diet but worth it!

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Thank Cindy H
Victoria, Texas
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20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

The Cow Palace was a frequent stop for my dad and I going back almost 40 years ago. I hadn't been there in about 15 years until passing through Gonzales this week. I was super hungry and decided to try it again. It didn't let me down. I had the chicken fried steak and baked potato. The chicken fried steak... More 

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Thank Concho425
Victoria, Texas
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27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 July 2016

On a recent weekend trip to the Gonzales area, I came across this restaurant online when searching for places to eat. The reviews were mixed but mostly positive, so we decided to give it a try. We were not disappointed! Additionally, we KNEW that we were in a good place to eat when 3 Law Enforcement Officers came in and... More 

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Gonzales, Texas
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

This restaurant has been a family favorite of ours for many years! Great food great prices! Good service! If your in Gonzales and want a good meal for your family so in to the cow palace!

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 342 US Highway 90A, Gonzales, TX
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Gonzales
  • Phone Number: +1 830-672-0056

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