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Jay Cafe

16634 Texas 36, Needville, TX
+1 979-793-7900
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“pies” (23 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Cafe
$$ - $$$
16634 Texas 36, Needville, TX
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Friendly staff and good food. I always order the grilled chicken salad & fried pickles. Coconut cream pie is my favorite but the chocolate pie is a close second.

Thank D. L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My son got caught in the rain one day while riding his motorcycle. He saw Jays Cafe snd turned in to get dry. He called me when he finished eating, said mom, you got to try this place. He took me the following weekend and...More

Thank riored812
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

All of the food was excellent. I had Chicken Fried Steak with salad and hot bacon dressing, yummy, and a baked potato. My husband had the fried shrimp with fried okra and coleslaw. For dessert we took two pieces of pie to go. We got...More

Thank GuidaSue
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came here for breakfast as some of our friends had recommended it. I had the special breakfast, ham, eggs, and biscuit with a side of gravy. The sausage gravy was good with lots of sausage. My wife had the the farmers breakfast eggs, bacon,...More

Thank cshedd1
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

On our way to Houston, we decided to try out The Jay Cafe for breakfast! Very clean, waitress was very sweet and took good care of us! We ordered and food came quickly! Got a slice of breakfast pie! Coconut Cream!! Delicious!! Would love to...More

Thank CherylABentley
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Following a recommendation we invited our friends to The Jay Cafe. The place was a lot larger than we expected for small-town restaurant. The place was very busy for a Saturday afternoon, 3:00pm (usually a good sign). Noted for chicken fried steak, I wish I...More

Thank Kurt J
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

We make the 30 minute drive to Jays when we are hungry for a variety of good cooking! It never dissapoints! The onion strings are awsome and the homemade pies are delicious! The wait staff have always been friendly. This is just a good Home...More

Reviewed 21 April 2017

The retro neon sign intrigued me while passing the restaurant every day for a couple of weeks while working in the area, so I loaded up my wife and we gave it a try. The food is incredible. I've never imagined a salisbury steak could...More

Thank Craneninja
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Ordered takeout. We ordered chopped sirloin and fried shrimp. Order was ready when promised. Fast and courteous service.

Thank scubamdj
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

We drove over from Lake Jackson for some home cookin! Turkey and dressing for me and chicken fried chicken for hubby. The fried mushrooms were real good. Don't even think about leaving before taking some peach cobbler to go for later!

Thank Christytxgirl
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16634 Texas 36, Needville, TX
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Needville
  • Phone Number: +1 979-793-7900
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