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Ray's Drive In Cafe

420 N Timberland Dr, Lufkin, TX 75901-0460
+1 936-634-3262
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“onion rings” (34 reviews)
“hamburger” (27 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Fast food, Diner
420 N Timberland Dr, Lufkin, TX 75901-0460
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Ray's has a reputation of always serving the best hamburger in Lufkin. Big, juicy hamburgers with all the trimmings is a must if you are in the area. Top this off with an order of French fries or onion rings. A nice cold soft drink...More

Thank Jan W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Most people love the burgers here but I'm a fan of their steak fingers. Top it off with the onions rings and you're set!

Thank trcjan
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband ordered the 'regular' hamburger and could barely finish it! It was cooked perfectly too - not too dry and was still juicy. I had half the Chicken basket and between the chicken, onion rings, french fries and gravy it was plenty!

Thank czcamper
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ordered cheeseburgers fries and onion rings. Everything is made fresh. I love the uniqueness of this cafe. We drove up, got a menu, and flashed our lights when we were ready to order and again when we were ready to pay.

Thank Paula B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Rays Drive-in is a vintage hamburger diner. You can either park outside and order to-go or dine-in-car, or sit inside and enjoy a great hamburger. Very busy during Saturday lunch hour, but plenty of seating. I had a very tasty, big bacon-cheeseburger and fries and...More

Thank texasrepublichistory
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had high hopes for this place, nothing special. Had steak finger baskets, tasty. But again nothing special

Thank Anna B
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Never had a bad experience here. Food is excellent and employees have always been very friendly. Hamburgers and steak fingers are the best.

Thank Gladys A
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Good Food...Don't be in a hurry...can take a while to receive your order. The food is good and you will not be disappointed in the food...just sometimes a little bit slow receiving it!

Thank Robert B
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Burger was on a big bun but was very thin. Vegetables weren't crisp. Just an average burger. I will say the waitress was friendly and apologetic about being so slow.

Thank Diedre C
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

We like the drive-in option! Really friendly server! Hamburgers don't get any better! The inside dining is pleasant too!

Thank Lois C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 420 N Timberland Dr, Lufkin, TX 75901-0460
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Lufkin
  • Phone Number: +1 936-634-3262
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