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Castroville Cafe

309 Lafayette St, Castroville, TX 78009-4502
+1 830-538-2400
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Overview
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (44 reviews)
“carrot cake” (10 reviews)
“sandwich” (15 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Cafe, Contemporary, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
309 Lafayette St, Castroville, TX 78009-4502
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121 - 130 of 143 reviews

Reviewed 23 August 2014

Setting in a home, bright and charming. Lunch was a chef salad and Rubin with potato salad. Staff is friendly...tea very good. Nice place to have lunch.

Thank Travelor01
Reviewed 28 July 2014 via mobile

We stopped in for lunch and were pleasantly surprised that Castroville had such a great place. We must have driven through Castroville a hundred times usually stopping at the awful fast food places along Hwy 90. The menu was great. Food was excellent as was...More

Thank Thewoodlandstexas
Reviewed 26 July 2014

A very charrming old house remodeled into a small restaurant. The food and service were excellent. We were told they are considering opening for dinner...hope that is true.

Thank texastraveler516
Reviewed 19 July 2014 via mobile

We had a perfect lunch today at Castroville Cafe. I would've taken pictures of the wonderful hamburgers, chicken salad sandwich and tasty tomato basil soup, but everyone plowed in too quickly to snap a picture. You will not be disappointed!

1  Thank slangner
Reviewed 19 July 2014 via mobile

The food was wonderful, the staff was attentive and the atmosphere is very relaxing! It's a gorgeous place to walk around, take pictures and have lunch! it's also reasonably priced! Enjoy :)!

Thank GypsyDrifter
Reviewed 6 July 2014 via mobile

This wonderful little cafe has great food and excellent service! We will definitely be coming back often! The setting is charming and peaceful!

Thank Sarah P
Reviewed 8 June 2014

We happened to be in Castroville today, and when we went by the Castroville Cafe, we noticed that it looked very empty-the patio furniture was gone--no sign--and a "closed" sign on the door. We looked inside and the place was empty. No tables and chairs...More

2  Thank BeenThere2008
Tim K, Owner at Castroville Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 9 June 2014

Castroville Cafe will reopen on July 3rd. We will be open seven days a week for lunch.

Reviewed 22 March 2014

Wonderful friendly service; lovely porch or yard to sit in if the weather permits. Food was very tasty. I always eat here when I go through Castroville.

Thank Byronmary
Reviewed 1 December 2013

The food is fresh and homemade. Selection normally consist of menu selected by owner for that week. The atmosphere is outstanding giving one the true feeling of a nice country town setting. I could not go without mentioning the poor score given by a Houston...More

Thank Jaernandez
Reviewed 4 October 2013 via mobile

This place is beautiful and food great. The people are friendly and service great. Desserts are very good.

Thank heatherlykj
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Jo131959
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
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$6 - US$19
Meals
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, Groups, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
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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