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Jay Cafe

16634 Texas 36, Needville, TX
+1 979-793-7900
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pies” (29 reviews)
“onion strings” (6 reviews)
“peach cobbler” (9 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Cafe, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
16634 Texas 36, Needville, TX
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a pleasant dinner here with simple good food. there is nothing fancy , but it is done well. I gave this a 4 star as compared to other options within a 15-20 mile radius of Brazos Bend State park. The potato soup and...More

Thank K B
Reviewed 24 January 2018

The cs is great and always willing to help in anyway. The food is awesome and desserts are also awesome!

Thank Barbara M
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Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Great down home cooking. Dessert are awesome. New special every weekend. Love the staff and manager's will do anything to make the meal right.

Thank M2492TWronw
Reviewed 16 January 2018

I have had my share of terrible service and food at restaurants but I have never been treated so horrible by an owner of one! I drove all the way from Houston specifically to dine at the restaurant and it was a total waste of...More

Thank pnkgirl27
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

A huge restaurant with a packed parking lot appearing as I drove through a tiny town was sure to be good I thought, and I was right! With my entree of chicken fried chicken with cream gravy, I got two sides. I chose mashed potatoes...More

Thank octoberhart
Reviewed 21 December 2017

The food is down home country good! The chicken is tasty and the sides are very good but the pie is amazing coconut cream and all others are yummy. Prices are right as well. We drive over an hour to eat here occasionally. Just a...More

Thank robrick31
Reviewed 9 December 2017

It was lunch time and we were in the area, so it looked like a good place to get a decent meal. The waitress was friendly and efficient, the food was good, and the prices were fair. I will stop again.

Thank BobShelton
Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

Great little local place with attentive service, excellent food and pies to die for. Buy a whole pie to take home.

Thank oldxrayguy
Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

We dropped in after a basketball tournament during the busy weekend lunch hour with a party of 25. They were awesome - figured out how to accommodate us, great service. Everyone liked their food - burgers, salads, green beans with bacon, fried okra, yum. The...More

Thank Laurie M
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Well, after passing Jay Cafe many times on our way to rodeos or on our return home we finally had the opportunity to stop. There was plenty of parking for our RV and horse trailer. When you first walk in there is a gift shop...More

Thank rvmcconkey
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16634 Texas 36, Needville, TX
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Needville
  • Phone Number: +1 979-793-7900
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