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Central Perk

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423 S Rice St, Hamilton, TX 76531-2155
+1 254-386-5960
Today
07:30 - 14:00
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Mon - Fri 07:30 - 14:00
Fri 17:00 - 21:00
Sat 10:00 - 14:00
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Hempstead, Texas
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27 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

I love stopping in for coffee and breakfast at this little joint every time I visit Hamilton. The historic house that it is located in is beautifully restored and the "Friends" themed decor is too fun. Great place to relax.

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Canyon Lake, Texas
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

This is a very nice place to sit and have sandwiches based o. The TV show friends. Very tasty food, pies, burritos,etc. Great location and wonderful staff with great service.

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Thank KB1953
Maastricht, The Netherlands
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41 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

Great place for lunch. Friendly people and very good service. Had a wrap with coffee, well served and very tasty, with a touch of #FRIENDS

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Thank Ben P
Tomball, TX
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39 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

My family stopped for lunch, passing through town and we're so glad we did! First of all, the place is so cute and clean, you can really tell a lot of care and thought has gone into doing things right and they take pride in providing an excellent experience for their guests. All the food was very fresh and tasty.... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 December 2016

Stopped in this small town for lunch for the first time, while we were driving through central Texas. The food and atmosphere were great, so I wanted to give them a great review. I had a cranberry lettuce salad with scoop of chicken salad and their Basil Tomato soup.It was delicious, and loved the natural peach ice tea and strawberry... More 

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Thank Valerie H
Fort Worth, Texas
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36 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Central Perk is in a lovely setting on one of the main streets in Hamilton. The weather was perfect so we chose to sit outside. The flies were more active than I would have liked but sitting on the wraparound porch situated above ground level was delightful. I had tomato basil soup which was excellent. The club sandwich was good.... More 

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Thank Meme24qts
2 reviews
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

Stopped for lunch while passing through Hamilton. Excellent food and delicious strawberry lemonade. Food is fresh and portions are sufficient. Great local restaurant.

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Thank VacaLikeaBigG
Dripping Springs, Texas
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15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 July 2016

The title says it all...plus there is a truly wide-ranging menu in a place this small. We will henceforth stop at Central Perk whenever we pass thru Hamilton!

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Thank JaneyB2
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44 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 May 2016 via mobile

While traveling through Texas we stumbled upon a delicious little bistro. It is located in a wonderful old house complete with wrap around porch for outside dining. It is authentic including old wooden screen doors that slam when you walk in. The food was amazing. I had the tomato basil soup and a grilled chicken sandwich on a homemade bun.... More 

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Reviewed 19 April 2016 via mobile

Love the food, service, and atmosphere! My favorite thing here is the chicken salad. Just tried the key lime pie...to die for. Yummy!

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Thank Kay K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Soups, Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Monday
07:30 - 14:00
Tuesday
07:30 - 14:00
Wednesday
07:30 - 14:00
Thursday
07:30 - 14:00
Friday
07:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Saturday
10:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 423 S Rice St, Hamilton, TX 76531-2155
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Hamilton
  • Phone Number: +1 254-386-5960
Description
Little mom and pop place, no website, on urban spoon.

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