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4009 Broadway St, Pearland, TX 77581-4133
+1 281-485-3335
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Pearland, Texas
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5 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I get 'room and board' at the assisted care facility where the staff help us cope with her Alzheimer's dementia. But the routine of our lives often carries us near the Busy Bee, where Broadway crosses the railroad track, and the funky romance of the name and location tugged at my adventurous side until we stopped in... More 

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Thank BillyPilgrim615
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76 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I ordered the chicken fried chicken.. it was fresh, hot, and very tender. The gravy was spot on. They had chicken and dumplins, the white meat chicken was abundant and dumplings were cooked perfectly.

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Thank Sam H
Pearland, Texas
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13 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017

This is your typical greasy spoon restaurant. I've been a few times and its ok, fills the gut. Breakfast is the best thing they serve. The dinner items I've had were greasy, but good. Lots of fried options. Hamburgers are ok. I love the idea of this place, but it would be nice it they just increased the quality of... More 

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Pearland, Texas
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

This restaurant stays open 24 hours on Friday and Saturday nights. We stopped in late on way home from airport. Ordered breakfast. I especially enjoyed the biscuits. Bacon, eggs, and hash browns just the way I like them.

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Thank annbrown2013
Houston, Texas
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123 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

The breakfast is ok for a no frills breakfast. It's more of an older crowd that frequent this place.

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Thank travelingstylist46
Pearland, Texas
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16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

I had the meatloaf here and it was quite good, home cooking here, but not a lot of customers. The second time here I had pie and it was good also, but again not many customers.

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Thank Gwen B
Pearland, Texas
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74 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016

I have been twice, both times for breakfast. Basic fare, not memorable. Menu is old fashioned but, seems to be popular with an older crowd. Crowd is local, thus loyalty a big thing here. Food served hot, to order. Prices decent. Parking is not plentiful and can be tricky to get in and out of because of location at corner... More 

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Thank stubljumpr
Pearland, Texas
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45 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

This restaurant has a wide spectrum of reviews. I always look at the dates of the reviews to get an idea if the bad is current or in the past. I've only eaten breakfast here and I've visited 6 times. Overall the breakfast meals are what I'd call average to average plus. The servings are adequate and have always been... More 

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Thank Texasvisitor1
New York City, New York
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35 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2016

Good breakfasts and nice waitresses. We wanted to come back for the vegetable plate but were not able to make it back. They have grits and hash browns the latter were good could have been a little crisper.

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Thank wrischmi
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

I do not recommend this restaurant to anyone who wants a good meal. The food is cheap, greasy and it looks like it was thrown onto the plates. it is disgusting!

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Thank Marta D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Cafe, Delicatessen, Diner
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4009 Broadway St, Pearland, TX 77581-4133
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Pearland
  • Phone Number: +1 281-485-3335

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?