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Route 66 Classic Diner

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206 W Rusk St, Rockwall, TX 75087-3634
+1 972-772-1958
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06:00 - 21:00
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Hours:
Sun 07:00 - 14:00
Mon - Sat 06:00 - 21:00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I was looking for a good place to grab breakfast with my family. The reviews of this place looked promising so we decided to come here. It was a very good decision. I had the country fried steak and eggs. The steak was great, the biscuits are phenomenal, and there was more food than I could eat (which is saying... More 

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Thank Rushing M
Rockwall, Texas
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

A regular hangout on Saturday mornings for a great homestyle breakfast with eggs, bacon and biscuits to die for!

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Thank RoddyMR
Rockwall, Texas
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43 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

A clean kitchen is vital to great food. If your kitchen isn't sanitary, nor is the food served from. You be the judge of this place. Hint: Look under the stove then decide if you want food :) Just an observation. Buyer beware.

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Thank R k
Waco, Texas
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98 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2016

We have enjoyed breakfast at the Route 66 restaurant several times. We always look forward to it. Breakfast being our favorite meal, we like it all to be cooked "just right" -- and it always is. The service is excellent too, and they are always busy. It is all GOOD! A busy restaurant is good way to know it is... More 

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Thank TravelAmericaNow
Dallas
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562 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 April 2016 via mobile

My husband and I have been here 5-6 times this year and took our niece yesterday. She got a hamburger and piping hot fries which she really liked. My husband and I both got breakfast. The cook does a nice job with fried eggs and they stock rye bread (my favorite). We are routinely pleased with the service and food... More 

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Thank JoInTexas
Amman, Jordan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 March 2016 via mobile

For Sunday breakfast we found Route 66 Diner in Rockwall to be a great place for family. Though the place was full we only had a few minutes wait. Though the seats were a bit tight, our servers had a warm drawl and made us all feel welcome. As she poured the delicious coffee she asked what we wanted and... More 

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Thank Tetamalu
Sedona, Arizona
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 February 2016

This is one of the few breakfast restaurants in Rockwall; wish they had more choices in the way of places that serve breakfast in Rockwall. It is so needed. Good food, good service, good prices. It looks like a little country restaurant and the folks there are very friendly.

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Thank Trishsz
Dallas, Texas
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2015

I've been a couple of times and the food is very standard restaurant service delivery fare, but on my last visit I sat so long waiting on service (at 10% full) that I walked out and no one seemed to notice. You can do much better for breakfast and most any chain in Rockwall.

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Thank Gerald P
Forney, Texas
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256 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2015 via mobile

On a Saturday morning a 10 minute wait isn't too bad. Once seated, drink orders came quick. Food ordered when drinks arrived. Food arrived hot and just as ordered. Biscuits were awesome! This is kind of a nostalgic place with lots of photos from the fifties. Great comfort food breakfast, will definitely be back.

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Thank Oldguitarmike
Rockwall, Texas
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63 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2015

If you want Home Cooking this is the place. I really think the breakfast is hard to beat, If you wait until 10 on the weekends, expect a long wait.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Diner
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 14:00
Monday
06:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 21:00
Thursday
06:00 - 21:00
Friday
06:00 - 21:00
Saturday
06:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 206 W Rusk St, Rockwall, TX 75087-3634
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Rockwall
  • Phone Number: +1 972-772-1958

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?