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The Cafe at Brookwood

The Brookwood Community, 1752 Fm 1489, Brookshire, TX 77423
+1 281-375-2400
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good24%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (22 reviews)
“salad” (7 reviews)
“crepes” (3 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
The Brookwood Community, 1752 Fm 1489, Brookshire, TX 77423
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A friend and I had lunch in the Brookwood Cafe and visited the plants in the garden afterwards. This was my 2nd visit and her first. I had the Pollo Tuscany and she had the Chicken Crepes. Lunch is preceeded with some delicious soft and...More

Thank fabriccollector
Reviewed 3 June 2017

The Brookwood Community serves adults with special needs. The cafe serves amazing food in a quaint atmosphere. There is also a beautiful garden center, and a gift shot to stroll while you wait for a table or after. We were a party of four that...More

1  Thank Melissa C
Reviewed 28 May 2017

I recently had lunch at the cafe with my girlfriend; I ordered lemon chicken with garlic mashed potatoes and sauteed vegetables, and she had the chicken crepes - both were fantastic. Everything tasted very fresh and was prepared with high quality ingredients. The restaurant is...More

2  Thank volcanogirl
Reviewed 27 May 2017

This is a great place to stop on your way to the hillcountry or even as its own destination! The food is amazing, the store is beautiful AND provides purpose and meaningful jobs for both the Staff and the Adults with Disabilities that work there.

2  Thank johnnaspunkin
Reviewed 4 May 2017

I came here for a ladies church lunch, and it was wonderful! Second time here and it has not disappointed! We shopped for a bit, and then had lunch at the café. We had the special of the day; it was a spicy shrimp type...More

Thank Glenda F
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

I'll start by saying the only negative because it's minor. We made reservations, arrived early and were told that we couldn't be seated early. Ok, no problem, although I saw many empty tables. Perhaps they didn't have adequate staff to seat us early. So we...More

1  Thank MyHobbyIsTravel
Reviewed 14 April 2017

I love going to Brookwood Community & eating in the Brookwood Cafe. Everything about the place is right - the food is great, the purpose is great, the garden & plant area is great. I have eaten there many times and have never been disappointed....More

1  Thank bettnott
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Brookwood Cafe is a 75 minute drive for us, but well worth every minute. The menu is varied and the food is ALWAYS wonderfully delicious. We always bring friends and visiting family here for a delightful experience and they never leave disappointed. The gift shop...More

2  Thank Kathryn B
Reviewed 1 March 2017

My wife and I dine here at least twice annually. We are never disappointed either with the food or the staff. The food is always prepared very well and the portion size is ample. By the time for dessert arrives, it is a small taste...More

Thank Kurt J
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

The Cafe at Brookwood is operated by the Brookwood Community and is partially staffed by those with special needs. The chef is wonderful and the food is always delicious. Take the time to drive there and then enjoy your meal. Leave enough time to go...More

Thank Gina J
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22 October 2016|
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Response from mcalip1 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they do have wedding rehearsal dinners there. The co-ordinator to talk to is Katie her number is 281-375-2181. Or weddings @ Brookwood community. Org. Her office hours are Monday-Friday 9am to 4pm. Wedding tours are... More
Sheryl S
1 April 2016|
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Response from CMS_on_vacation | Reviewed this property |
The Café at Brookwood is open for lunch only 7 days a week from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm. Reservations are highly recommended . There is no guaranteed seating without reservations.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$17
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Brookwood Community, 1752 Fm 1489, Brookshire, TX 77423
    (Interstate 10)
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Brookshire
  • Phone Number: +1 281-375-2400
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Bring the family and friends and come enjoy the spectacular garden views, complimented with exceptional cuisine created by our award winning Chef Michael Fernandez and his team. Chef Michael Fernandez is an accredited chef that acquired his culinary education for The Culinary Institute of America at Hyde Parke New York. He worked for many years as a Senior Chef and Instructor for the Art Institute of Houston as well as a Chef for the 4 Seasons Hotel in Austin, Texas and Maui, Hawaii. We truly believe that our food, service, and ambiance can compete with any restaurant. Please dine with us...we think you will want to come again and bring your friends.
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