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Castroville Cafe

309 Lafayette St, Castroville, TX 78009-4502
+1 830-538-2400
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (42 reviews)
“carrot cake” (10 reviews)
“sandwiches” (14 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Contemporary, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
309 Lafayette St, Castroville, TX 78009-4502
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Our family went for lunch on Mothers Day. We arrived just as they opened the doors, so there was hardly a wait to be seated. It is in an antique house. There is seating inside and outside. They have large market umbrellas shading the tables...More

Thank Belinda M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We just moved to town and this was our first meal in town! We were lucky enough to have homemade chicken pot pie and a sweet treat of blackberry cobbler. You can sit inside or out and the food is delicious! Be aware the you...More

Thank cchellem
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped into the the Castroville Cafe while visiting Steinbach Haus. After reviewing the menu we decided to split a hamburger with side salad. Hamburger was homemade and very tasty. Waitress was friendly and helpful. There isn't a large selection on the lunch menu, but the...More

Thank JMCD56
Reviewed 23 April 2018

When the weather is pleasant, we like to spend a few hours on Sunday afternoon dining outside and listening to Bobby Zamora play some old songs on his baritone ukulele. Staff, food, and service could not be nicer.

Thank Robert C
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Delicious freshly made food. Wide range of food offered. Staff very attentive. Done in well-restored old home with period photographs.

Thank Sherrill N
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Great food severed hot and fresh. Very friendly wait staff. Comfortable seating indoors and out. Can expect return visits.

Thank 973dougd
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

We were driving from Houston to San Antonio for a day trip that included meeting family for lunch. My parents live at the Blue Sky Retirement Community which is not far from Castroville, so they suggested the Castroville Cafe which a lot of their friends...More

Thank Brenda S
Reviewed 16 February 2018

Friends who live in the area recommended the Castroville Cafe for lunch. What a treat! The Cafe was clean, lovely and welcoming - it appears to be an old house that is simply and beautifully decorated with historic photos and pottery. The grounds are nicely...More

Thank dawnhg
Reviewed 2 February 2018

In this small community the Castroville Restaurant is a real find. Our service was good and menu had a good offering.

Thank Dudley H
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Excellent cafe in the heart of Castroville. Had lunch on a Sunday. Had a wait for a table, but worth the wait. Excellent quiche and spot on service. I will visit again. Nice job!

Thank Holly J
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9 September 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Castroville C | Property representative |
We do indeed still have our Castroville Salad made with our Vermont Maple Syrup Dressing!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$19
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 309 Lafayette St, Castroville, TX 78009-4502
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Castroville
  • Phone Number: +1 830-538-2400
  • E-mail
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