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Cathy's Boardwalk Cafe

8 Old Town Rd., Salado, TX
+1 254-947-8162
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good41%
  • Average21%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (5 reviews)
“homemade soup” (2 reviews)
“hamburger” (2 reviews)
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8 Old Town Rd., Salado, TX
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Reviewed 9 February 2018

Cathys is a comfortable café for lunch ... bit hard to find but is on Old Town Street between Main st and the I-35 northbound frontage road ... nice ambiance, popular for couples and friend groups ...

Thank texastraveller77
Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

Cathy’s Cafe has that real old style charm with family members providing homely advice on the menu. A pleasure to enjoy a Gluten Free lunch in a very relaxed, spacious and with awesome service to boot! Plenty of parking right out front.

Thank Centaur4
Reviewed 2 November 2017

When you are hungry and just crave a casual atmosphere; There’s a place here which serves good portions of cuisine cheer: Boardwalk Salado, that’s where we’ll eat You might even see several new friends to meet At Cathy’s Boardwalk There are specials each day: With...More

Thank James M
Reviewed 2 October 2017

The food is well prepared and tasty. The café is very clean and the personnel are friendly and helpful. Their hamburgers are really good.

Thank rager999
Reviewed 2 August 2017

We were headed to visit my wife's family in Temple Texas but wanted to try something different. My sister-in-law (from Temple) had mentioned Cathy's Cafe, so we tried it It was very good. They also took good care of me (low salt / heart healthy...More

Thank Bruce W
Reviewed 11 July 2017

We weren't sure what we wanted to eat, only that we wanted to patronize a local eatery. We chose Cathy's. It's a nice little restaurant located in a touristy area of local shops in Historical Saledo. We were greeted promptly and had iced tea served...More

Thank Diane R
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

A great place for lunch while shopping in Salado for locals or tourists. The tuna melt is the best around everything is fresh and tasty!!

Reviewed 14 February 2017

Actually a surprize!!! cafe is comfortably large, waitstaff is efficient and engaged, food is quite good, parking is not great, and place is hard to find...sign on Main street sez "Cafe" but no hint on where it is. I had the chicken fried steak, was...More

Thank texastraveller77
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Cute cafe in the Old Town setting in Salado Tx, Great lunch spot, fast, friendly service, and a great menu selection

Thank Carol N
Reviewed 30 May 2016

I have eaten here several times on my trips through Salado. They have a good lunch plate, good mushroom burger and I have had their grilled chicken sandwich that I liked. Pretty good service to eat there or you can get take-out. I would recommend...More

Thank TexasTrekGirl
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Old Town Rd., Salado, TX
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Salado
  • Phone Number: +1 254-947-8162
Between Stagecoach Road and Main Street
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