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Crystal Cafe

4601 Dakota Ave, South Sioux City, NE 68776-3662
+1 402-494-5471
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good26%
  • Average13%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible5%
6 Sep 2017
“Sunday Breakfast”
3 Jan 2018
“Gourmet Restaurant”
Open Now
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM Hours
American, Cafe, Diner
4601 Dakota Ave, South Sioux City, NE 68776-3662
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Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

This is the best restaurant in town! The service and the food are outstanding! Be sure to ask for a piece of their pie! The prices are reasonable.

Thank J J
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

This throw back to homemade food is why we go here. Breakfast potatoes are very crispy and delicious. The hamburger steak breakfast is always ordered by my husband. They are constantly topping off your coffee regardless of how busy they are. Good old grandma's cooking....More

Thank gwtrixie
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Very homey, excellent food and good service. It was right off the highway and right by our hotel. I recommend eating there.

Thank Marlene S
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

I'd eat elsewhere....not a good value. Would much rather stick with a simple continental breakfast. Buffett cost $18 but wasn't worth the money.

Thank Jeff N
Reviewed 14 February 2017

We have been visiting this truck stop and its sister The Diamond Horseshoe, which is no longer, since I was kid. They used to be very good and clean place to go but not so much anymore. They do have a friendly wait staff and...More

Thank Eric S
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

We were looking for a great breakfast and we found the place. It's not flashy, it IS a place that allot truckers stop at , but they have GREAT food. I had the chicken fried steak and eggs and hash browns. It was super. Hash...More

Thank Bob M
Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

This place offers great food for a truckstop and at reasonable prices. My colleagues and I eat here often, the staff is always friendly.

Thank SShiny5
Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

Yes indeed. This is a real hole in the wall in a truck stop convenient to the freeway and your fellow "diners" will be hardworking truckers chowing down on huge delicious breakfasts. Your waitress, equally hardworking, would make Baltimore proud: to her, every customer is...More

1  Thank DC196
Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

I had the smothered chicken fried steak and eggs breakfast. They know how to smother it here! It was a generous, delicious portion that was dripping over the sides of the platter. My wife had an omelette that was equally as generous and delicious. The...More

Thank PixlPshr
Reviewed 5 May 2016 via mobile

I was looking for a place for pancakes, hash browns and eggs. This place delivered. Thought it was a little spendy for the location but the food was good.

Thank Aaron H
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Restaurant Details

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American, Cafe, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4601 Dakota Ave, South Sioux City, NE 68776-3662
  • Location: United States  >  Nebraska (NE)  >  South Sioux City
  • Phone Number: +1 402-494-5471
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