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Ray's Drive In Cafe

420 N Timberland Dr, Lufkin, TX 75901-0460
+1 936-634-3262
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good34%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“onion rings” (31 reviews)
“hamburger” (32 reviews)
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American, Fast food, Diner
420 N Timberland Dr, Lufkin, TX 75901-0460
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Found this on Trip Advisor. Lived up to the type. 2 large burgers, 1 with double meat, 2 onion rings and 2 drinks for $20. Could tell these were homemade and not frozen junk. Onion rings actually had an onion sweetness instead of being greasy...More

Thank wmcbryde21
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We stopped by for lunch. Good food and good service. The onion rings were excellent. Will definitely stop by again.

Thank dramma1979
Reviewed 1 week ago

Rays was not only recommended to us but was #1 on trip adviser for the area and for good reason. The burger was great as expected and the service was fantastic. I usually try to eat healthy and was surprised that the burger wasn't too...More

Thank AdvTravelR
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Over priced and food not very good. Very Disappointed! Family Ordered and wasn’t enough food to fill up the kids on high priced large orders! Onion Rings were cold and service had no smiles or personality when order taken at car window. Small squished expensive...More

Thank rsherchman
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My Favorite Burger Is Rays Burger, It Has Grilled Oinions On It, And It Makes It So Good!!! Also Love How It's All Old School Made!!!

1  Thank kathleensV15MT
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

We stopped here for lunch since we were passing through. Our grandparents lived in Lufkin when we were growing up, and Ray’s was the place to get a great vanilla shake. Happy to say, they’re still as good as they have always been with a...More

Thank Rozalyn Franzen M
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

This place while throw you back in time. Cute old timie booths. You can even order in a lane like the old drive inns.

Thank barbaracJ3972KU
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

The best homemade onion rings and burgers in Lufkin! And the milkshakes are thick, creamy, and delicious.

Thank gtearley
Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

There are a few times I have to have something different than a Rays double meat cheese burger, but not often. Ate here a lunch this week and the burgers and fries were just great. The soda machine had a little extra fiz but otherwise...More

Thank 614dwayneh
Reviewed 11 December 2017

Not the healthiest food BUT- incredible- I have a hard time choosing every time I go - My favorites - The Ray's Burger, Trout Basket or the Catfish Basket! Yep!

Thank Lee M
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11 July 2017|
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Response from bikelikeable | Reviewed this property |
Probably but call first. Very laid back.
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Response from mrussell22 | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 420 N Timberland Dr, Lufkin, TX 75901-0460
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Lufkin
  • Phone Number: +1 936-634-3262
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