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Jay Cafe

16634 Texas 36, Needville, TX
+1 979-793-7900
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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Open Now
07:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Cafe, Diner
$$ - $$$
16634 Texas 36, Needville, TX
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place has great Country food and desserts. The waitresses are very nice. The homemade jalapeño cheese buns for sandwiches are terrific. Love their burgers and their breakfasts. Jalapeño poppers are the best I have ever had. The hand spun milkshakes are terrific and so...More

Thank MatagordaGal774
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have no reason to ever cross the river to go to Sugar Land when we have place like this. Ok, Sugar Land the food and pies are worth the drive.

Thank RKHood
Reviewed 3 August 2017

Relative wanted to go here for dinner so off we went. Parking lot full of water and mud inside our car is a mess. We was seated as soon as we walked in. Placed a drink order and then our order. I had chicken tenders...More

Thank Roadsofa
Reviewed 28 July 2017

Sign said "wait to be seated"--waitresses all saw us but it took a good 5 mins. to come seat us even though there were seats available. Waitress seated us, took off said she would be back but didn't. Another finally brought us menus and immediately...More

Thank 945rose
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Found out about this place from friends..Glad we tried it. Needville is about 40 miles Sw of Houston. We heard that the "draw" was the Sweets and Pies. Wife and I had the Chicked Fried Steaks (we got there a little late for the "Blue...More

Thank Ron W
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Suggested to us by friends who had taken the drive out to Needville from Sugar Land and it was worth the drive. Small town, country cooking with daily specials. Their fried chicken must be worth it because typically run out unless you arrive early enough...More

Thank sls8806
Reviewed 10 July 2017

The management made arrangements for about 30 of us to sit in the addition to the cafe for our monthly dinner outing. The waiter was great. The food choices are tasty and varied. The desserts are fantastic. Need I say more?

Thank jabdab
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Friendly staff and good food. I always order the grilled chicken salad & fried pickles. Coconut cream pie is my favorite but the chocolate pie is a close second.

Thank D. L
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

My son got caught in the rain one day while riding his motorcycle. He saw Jays Cafe snd turned in to get dry. He called me when he finished eating, said mom, you got to try this place. He took me the following weekend and...More

Thank riored812
Reviewed 12 June 2017

All of the food was excellent. I had Chicken Fried Steak with salad and hot bacon dressing, yummy, and a baked potato. My husband had the fried shrimp with fried okra and coleslaw. For dessert we took two pieces of pie to go. We got...More

Thank GuidaSue
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Cafe, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
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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